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Galaxy S4 will hit 327 carriers in 155 countries, rollout starts in April

15 March, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Galaxy S4 will hit 327 carriers in 155 countries, rollout starts in April - read the full textThe Samsung Galaxy S4 just got unveiled in New York's Radio City Music Hall and all over the world via YouTube. And if things weren't global enough we've got the availability details. Few companies can do it like Samsung, which definitely possesses the capacity. The latest Samsung flagship...

 

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nothing new... same design , just change dimension , upgrade spec... same old same old... put more useless feature that can show off to everybody ,

yeah.. ur spec is far beyond every phone.. but what u can do with those? are the game need higher spec ? is there any apps only this phone can support ?no... still old spec iphone 4 can play latest game.. its single core right ??

u need high spec cause ur os need it, not the apps . but is ur os support it , did it optimize ? to many useless feature that need high spec.. for what? did u used all the feature?

i heard fanboy say everything will change when S4 launching ... so what u got?

thats what it call "NEXT BIG THING" .. cause everything just become BIG !!

yeah...let see how many people will bash me and say "apple fanboy" !

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  • 2013-03-15 05:05
  • ib75

Before the next judgement being passed down to the SIV, I believe one should wait for the thorough review from Gsmarena. Except of course those who pass judgements by it's looks alone. I myself is eagerly looking forward to how the dual-quad core processor work. How much improvement does it bring in terms of battery life (which if I'm not mistaken, should be a lot) and of course, of how much power it really possess. And though I'm also not a big fan of the design, which by the way looks more similar to the Note II design rather than the S III, what I'm impressed at is the fact that it has a slimmer waistline than the HTC One, the same height and also thinner and lighter than the One inspite of having a bigger display (the One have only 4.7" of screen estate) and also a larger battery. Pretty impressive, don't you think? Well, I guess now I'm gonna get back to the waiting game, then. Hopefully, Gsmarena could manage to get a review unit sooner rather than later.

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  • 2013-03-15 04:43
  • XMFa

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-15 04:09 from qDd4 - click to readi agree & when it drops you pick up 3 pieces

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  • 2013-03-15 04:41
  • PU0j

yeah. let's wait & see. Samsung no longer excites me right after my S3 crashed due to FIRMWARE UPGRADE ENCOUNTERED AN ISSUE, RECOVERY MODE IN KIES & TRY AGAIN. unfortunately- it died & can not TRY AGAIN. all samsung cervice centers here in Singapore can not resolved.

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  • 2013-03-15 04:38
  • PU0j

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-15 04:08 from DUma - click to readyea the camera will be way better then the s3, higher MP, aperture and sensor, along with fine tuning it will no doubt give some nice pictures....

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  • 2013-03-15 04:22
  • 3xqh

Time to ditch my Galaxy Note and get this one. I want one!

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  • 2013-03-15 04:21
  • PDGu

Wow ! looks like nothing happened. improved the hardware and changed the position of the speaker ! very disappointing move by sammy they should have even improved the build quality and design of the s4

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  • 2013-03-15 04:20
  • t7Us

lets face it haters gonna hate this phone, mostly apple fans,me as an sgs3 owner was slightly underwhelmed by the phone from a design point of view, however just because it looks like the s3, it will not behave like it, yes the changes are subtle in the body itself, but i for one am pleased with it, screen increase and now full HD, ppi is now 441 instead of 326 (I don't really count this as a feature to much), processors have seen a significant boost, battery, better camera with a slightly better f2.2, slimmer design, lighter then s3 even tho its bigger, and all the features built in the phone, while i don't say they are innovative, they are just handy little things, some are not so much, this is more of a step up in my view, but maybe not such a step as i had hoped.
i would still have liked samsung to drop 16gb version and sell 32&64GB, i know there is micro sd and usb but its 2013 and internal storage is cheap as chips now for phones, with all the bloatware and apps im sure that 16GB will probably be more like 10GB ish, 2-3 high end games and i am temporarily full

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  • 2013-03-15 04:19
  • 3xqh

> In reply to brnare @ 2013-03-15 02:56 from v0Xf - click to readThe great thing about a Samsung phone is you can replace the battery, it takes me a whole 30 seconds to pop in a nice fresh battery in my S3, I just do not get some people, I mean this is not HTC or Sony or Apple, where you do NOT have the option of changing your battery, something every phone should have, heck even back in the flip phone days, they had replaceable batteries. The S4 is a beast, this will sell more than the S3, count on it, and the S3 sold over 50 million units.

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  • 2013-03-15 04:09
  • qDd4

> In reply to iphonefan @ 2013-03-15 01:37 from pYxI - click to readThis is untrue. It has a f2.2 camera that does well in low light performance plus all the software tweaks. I like it.

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  • 2013-03-15 04:08
  • DUma

> In reply to fuglyPlastic @ 2013-03-15 03:12 from n5ys - click to readDo you know Apple did not make siri but they bought it ?hope you know your facts before you say who copied who.

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  • 2013-03-15 03:59
  • 3iJC

> In reply to iphonefan @ 2013-03-15 01:37 from pYxI - click to readi agree with you... samsung has now changed the meaning of innovation to "adding cores", "increasing screen size", or putting more pixels in a camera.

.. sony and HTC, and nokia are more on the game when it comes to taking bigger steps forward... (even i'll admit that and i hate HTC).

... we'll see the true side of samsung when they stop suckering off of android and google and work thier own TIZEN OS.

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  • 2013-03-15 03:58
  • It@f

> In reply to zapple @ 2013-03-15 03:27 from 2mCd - click to readShall be the most dissapointed flagship smartphone in year 2013.

Every others manufacture did much better than Samsung.

Samsung was too lazy and save cost, and thinking for stealing money from consumer against this nothing impressive 90% alike S III product.

Sorry Samsung... bad move and you already start following Apple without innovation and you never listening to consumer as you said in the unpacked presentation.

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  • 2013-03-15 03:54
  • IV$X

Nothing impressive, and this was the 1st time I don't care on Samsung S4 flagship. It release means for fail.

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  • 2013-03-15 03:51
  • IV$X

> In reply to uktel3315 @ 2013-03-15 03:34 from 0p3k - click to readmy 6-7 year old nokia phone have everything iphone have
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Really? Are you answering for your text? Can you give me your Nokia's model?

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  • 2013-03-15 03:39
  • cN9t

Samsung Brazil confirmed price here:
http://www.microsofttranslator...-cob-s4.html

Same price of Galaxy S3 on its launch.

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  • 2013-03-15 03:34
  • JmJg

> In reply to Andro @ 2013-03-15 02:18 from cN9t - click to readwhat will u do with sexier phone? it don't even have a file browser.. my 6-7 year old nokia phone have everything iphone have, except siri.. :P which no one use.. even windows phone are far better n sexier then iphone. but for now,samsung galaxy s4 is the king of the smartphone and sexiest plastic beast.

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  • 2013-03-15 03:34
  • 0p3k

For those of the (cr)apple fans who say that the S IV has nothing new, Please have a look at the past and see was there much difference in SHITphone 5, 4s and 4? Not much other than siri.! And what did you get in the iPhone 5, a half an inch more for risen price. Please don't show your hypocrisy here.! Samsung has given much more in the S IV, like the 13 mega pixel camera, 2 mega pixel front facing camera, 1.9 gHz QUAD CORE processor, the new air gesture feature and many more which is difficult to be listed.! You people say that Samsung copied from apple.? Did you people see that pen which was made for galaxy note only! And you bark that Samsung copied! Please people, get the information before you speak out.. And I still say that S IV will rock the market much more nicely than your iPhone and the Galaxy S III!

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  • 2013-03-15 03:33
  • ut{X

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