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Samsung to keep the physical home button on the Galaxy S IV

13 February, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Samsung to keep the physical home button on the Galaxy S IV - read the full textAccording to recent reports in South Korean newspaper Korean daily, Samsung has decided to keep the physical Home button for its Galaxy S IV upcoming flagship. If the reports are true, this means that Samsung will indeed keep the two capacitive buttons (back and menu) on the both sides of the home...


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Quite happy for buttons to keep the status quo, would like a much extended battery life and a micro hdmi port, would accept more weight for more battery. Still using my SII happily, albeit with an aftermarket 3,100 ma battery.

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  • 2013-02-14 01:59
  • uFka

keep the button and the options button where it is. 1 handed users still exist.

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  • 2013-02-14 01:58
  • n5Ps

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-02-13 23:09 from U}}A - click to readIt is not because of physical or soft button that cause the missclicks..

The screen is simply too big for your thumb.. A warning sign that phones are getting too big.

Physical button .. U will hit either the left capacitive back touch button or the return key..

Non physical button.. U will hit the recent apps software button.. They need features to ignore those missclicks.

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  • 2013-02-14 01:31
  • vjqe

please comment in proper english ,so every one can understand and this phone seems to be awsome awating it eagerly

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  • 2013-02-14 01:03
  • 9LaP

> In reply to D79_ @ 2013-02-13 22:51 from mxn0 - click to readAbsolute brilliant comment fully agree.

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  • 2013-02-14 00:17
  • TktR

on screen button are suck, it always hit accidentally

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  • 2013-02-13 23:09
  • U}}A

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-02-13 19:06 from sG%x - click to readI agree 100% ....

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  • 2013-02-13 22:54
  • 9EEZ

Good, keep the button, I hate soft buttons and omg the on screen button are such a dumb idea

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  • 2013-02-13 22:51
  • mxn0

If this was iPhone.. everyone commenting on this page would be saying why is there an article about a home button.

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  • 2013-02-13 22:23
  • IPtL

Yea baby!! Home button rocks!

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  • 2013-02-13 22:14
  • 811H

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-02-13 21:33 from 4TBq - click to readFunny and true...
Apparently the clown before u thinks apple has a patent on home buttons...

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  • 2013-02-13 22:12
  • vuIx

I like menu, home and back button its easy to use.

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  • 2013-02-13 21:57
  • 49xm

> In reply to brynn @ 2013-02-13 17:47 from TktR - click to readIf you like the physical home button why you don't ask Samsung to use 3 physical buttons? Mix touch and physical buttons is anachronistic.
I like the Samsung design and the hardware of SIV but the physical button.......

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  • 2013-02-13 21:39
  • BN}P

Exec 1: should we keep copy LG prada?
Exec 2: does it look good?
1: Yes. lets copy it
2: we present iphone4.

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  • 2013-02-13 21:33
  • 4TBq

And I hope that they never give up from physical home button. This was the main reason why I bought SGS3 mini instead Sony P.

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  • 2013-02-13 21:30
  • 0Err

Exec 1: should we keep the home button?
Exec 2: does Apple still have it?
1: Yes.
2: let's keep it then.

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  • 2013-02-13 20:53
  • Iw6U

samsung is king but for how long if they do not change ther flaws design battery no im not trolling i have a s3 n those are the main problems hopefully they fix that because im alway open to change and 2013 is a big year for cellphones allot of people stepping up ther game n allot of new mobile os coming out

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  • 2013-02-13 20:43
  • IBLA

I wish and hope physical camera button!!!.

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  • 2013-02-13 20:26
  • S2eG

S4 will destroy the competition, all you apple is left behind,nokia is dead, sony lol nobody cares, lg what, htc cheap phones, stay mad.

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  • 2013-02-13 20:16
  • 4TBq

> In reply to Edwin Jil @ 2013-02-13 15:59 from fufa - click to readI actually agree with you :)

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  • 2013-02-13 20:13
  • Sgv7

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