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Samsung Galaxy S4 software goodies to hit Galaxy S III as well

15 March, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Samsung Galaxy S4 software goodies to hit Galaxy S III as well - read the full textIn an interview with PC Mag, Samsung VP of Portfolio Planning, Nick DiCarlo revealed that many software features found on the Galaxy S4 will make their way to the Galaxy S III via firmware updates. Features like the S Translator, S Health, the new S Voice Drive and basically any software...

 

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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-15 18:57 from QYn6 - click to readROFL, the bad excuse that Siri can't run on an iPhone 4 is not because iPhone 4 doesn't have the hardware to run it. It's just because Apple doesn't want us to see that Siri loads slower than it does on an iPhone 4S or iPhone 5. And because Apple needs reasons to get their users to buy a newer iPhone, so they can milk more money out of their users.

Why can Google Now run on any Android phones while Siri can't?

Is that because Apple is bad at making things runs on slower hardware?

EDIT: And you just failed horribly to see that i'm not talking about Google Voice. I'm talking about Google Now.

Read this: http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-1...-google-now/

EDIT 2: Samsung just showed that they let their users with older Galaxy phones get the new features the newest Galaxy phones gets.

I got most of the same features the Galaxy S III got on my Samsung Galaxy Note. And i got this officially from Samsung to.

Things like this will never ever happen on iOS. Because Apple thinks more about their money than they thinks about their users.

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  • 2013-03-15 19:07
  • m}iu

> In reply to ? @ 2013-03-15 17:37 from pTfU - click to readThe one to the left is S4.

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  • 2013-03-15 19:00
  • pj8u

yah sure Galaxy SIII user will get them like never... those are key selling points so don't expect them too soon on SGS3!! We all know that Samsung would rather get a new device with the same specs than rather rooling out new software for the existing ones. Example Samsung Galaxy tab 10.1 has android 3.0. Do you want Android 4.0 or better? you need to get a tab 2 10.1 for that.. so what's the point?

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  • 2013-03-15 18:58
  • mTvZ

> In reply to Tom-Helge @ 2013-03-15 18:44 from m}iu - click to readThe reason why it's not available is 2 reasons, one is 4 does not have the processing power to effectively run siri. Also it's the additional feature that apple is trying to promote by having it on the 4s and above. It's a marketing tactic. "we need to do something about the 4s that the 4 doesn't have so at least its worth the upgrade if the consumers want to do it. " Samsung has been doing this for years! Why don't you hate them, you hateful samsung users! Just like the s3 to the s2, 2 completely different phones, samsung did this, so the s3 can be different from the s2!

oh yea, your google voice, epic fail. It barely works on any pre 2011 phones and tablets.

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  • 2013-03-15 18:57
  • QYn6

At least Samsung is not cocky as Apple is where they don't allow you to run Siri on an iPhone 4 while you can do it on an iPhone 4S.

Siri is just a software in the same way as Google Now is. Google Now can run on ANY Android phones.

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  • 2013-03-15 18:44
  • m}iu

hmmmmm foolish move i can say !!! They are killing their sales of s4 !!!

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  • 2013-03-15 18:40
  • t1$G

> In reply to ? @ 2013-03-15 17:37 from pTfU - click to readStay in your confusion. That's your destiny!!! And you surely deserves that.

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  • 2013-03-15 18:38
  • w7if

The left one!

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  • 2013-03-15 18:26
  • xrIH

now thats the reason y i love samsung... they care for every customer...

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  • 2013-03-15 18:20
  • U{hT

> In reply to godzzz @ 2013-03-15 17:48 from 49xm - click to readyou may be using multi picture wallpaper ... long press on your home screen tap wallpaper and select your wallpaper see if that helps.

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  • 2013-03-15 18:18
  • iVUd

> In reply to ? @ 2013-03-15 17:37 from pTfU - click to readneighter.. thy are both s3

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  • 2013-03-15 18:15
  • 0mvy

> In reply to ? @ 2013-03-15 17:37 from pTfU - click to readon the left

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  • 2013-03-15 18:15
  • i5MX

first tell them to finish updates for S2 allover..especially in India..:P

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  • 2013-03-15 18:15
  • vGQK

It would make more sense for current S2 users to upgrade to S4 and the S3's to the S5, given the contract is 2 years each time it'll be nice timing.

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  • 2013-03-15 18:03
  • M3s@

did you used translator from Braill?

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  • 2013-03-15 17:55
  • 3Twh

what about galaxy note 2 will the update roll out for note 2

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  • 2013-03-15 17:54
  • bC7M

Hi plezz Replay me back. when I set wallpaper on my GS3 changed by it self every 5 minute later different wallpaper, I wana keep 1. any ida how to fix this...

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  • 2013-03-15 17:48
  • 49xm

> In reply to popye @ 2013-03-15 17:22 from t7Xh - click to readWell its always like that, you dont have to buy a new phone for like 3 years, but if you want a better camera, more ram,better ang bigger display combined with the proper cpu performance increase, then youll have to buy the new one. You rarely need to buy a new phone

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  • 2013-03-15 17:40
  • mEww

I'm confused.
which one is S4 in this picture?

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  • 2013-03-15 17:37
  • pTfU

what about note 2....will there be the same upgrade for note 2

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  • 2013-03-15 17:35
  • bC7M

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