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US, Canada and Sweden getting Snapdragon 600 based Galaxy S4

18 March, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
US, Canada and Sweden getting Snapdragon 600 based Galaxy S4  - read the full textThe Samsung I9500 Galaxy S4 is the first smartphone with an octa-core processor or at least in some regions. As expected, the North American versions of the phone will use a Snapdragon chipset instead (a 600 to be precise). So, both the US and Canada are getting quad Krait 300 cores and Adreno...

 

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The HTC One fan club should leave this page and move back to their own dedicated page.

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  • 2013-03-19 11:28
  • SgvH

> In reply to TheRoadNotTaken @ 2013-03-19 05:41 from jb@R - click to readall thoses complaints are due to owners not treating the phone with respect

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  • 2013-03-19 11:04
  • ixum

> In reply to varun @ 2013-03-19 05:47 from uuKx - click to readYou keep your HTC. Plus you seem very uneducated about materials.

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  • 2013-03-19 10:53
  • KgV9

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-19 10:07 from dSvm - click to readYou are of course,.entitled to your own opinion, but it isn't one that myself and others necessarily agree with.

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  • 2013-03-19 10:32
  • SgvH

Why release a new phone if you're going to cripple it to market? Apple wouldn't do this!

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  • 2013-03-19 10:26
  • miZ0

Sorry, but the HTC One is the better option here. Samsung can put as many new features in as they like, but if the average user tries them once and shows friends before actually never using them again then what's the point?
Innovation isn't always actually useful.
The HTC Might have no USB OTG or removable battery but these are not essential. The cloud now covers extra storage and 32gb is the new standard.

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  • 2013-03-19 10:07
  • dSvm

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Qi wireless charging accessories will soon be available, but as yet, know one knows the likely price - I can't imagine it being too expensive though.

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  • 2013-03-19 09:25
  • SgvH

> In reply to MisterCats @ 2013-03-18 21:57 from j8LN - click to readAnd so do I, too.

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  • 2013-03-19 08:36
  • SgvH

i m goin for the HTC ONE....best phone out der

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  • 2013-03-19 08:15
  • HsJX

You need to compare Samsung's Octa chipset with the soon to arrive snapdragon 800 chip not the 600 then you will see that the snapdragon 800 will absolutely destroy Samsung's chip and also the adreno 330 gpu will easily thrash the gpu inside the iphone5.

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  • 2013-03-19 08:08
  • MJTi

> In reply to TheRoadNotTaken @ 2013-03-19 05:41 from jb@R - click to readUnfortunately S4 with the same chipset snapdragon 600 even though it's 1.9 still laggy unlike HTC one. Forget about HTC one x now htc is different, even though the 4MP camera better than 13MP on S4 check the reviews by your self if you don't believe.

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  • 2013-03-19 07:03
  • Tr3x

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-19 03:37 from PGXj - click to readHow can Htc one win against S4 if he don't have a micro sd card slot, removable battery and usb on the go? Not going to start with the lack off feature on Htc one vs S4. Even S3 has more feature than Htc one. S2 and note 1 will have more feature than Htc one with with the incoming update. It's a clear win for S4

Samsung you did it again.

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  • 2013-03-19 06:00
  • kx5w

A premium phone should feel like one, the plastic of galaxy series sucks!!

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  • 2013-03-19 05:47
  • uuKx

GS4 is definitely the better phone. check this site.
http://www.anandtech.com/show/...ion-hands-on
GS4 SN600 1.9GHz. / HTC one SN600 1.7GHz
http://www.macrumors.com/2013/...as-iphone-5/
no more HTC phone to me. read too many build quality (NOT just materials) complaints about the One X, such as the protruding camera being easily scratched and the lens glass cracked, screen glass separating from the sides of the plastic when the phone heats up (bad glue?), creaking around the top which I confirmed on a store model.

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  • 2013-03-19 05:41
  • jb@R

> In reply to gomez @ 2013-03-18 18:18 from 7EP% - click to readActually in reality people do what they want, not what they need.

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  • 2013-03-19 04:25
  • sy9C

No difference HTC one with S4 in terms of specs in US. haha.. HTC one won.

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  • 2013-03-19 03:37
  • PGXj

Same crappy tactics and BS by samsung with same cheap plastic. I was waiting for this one but not any more.

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  • 2013-03-19 02:45
  • jkgN

I agree, they shouldn't do this regional spec BS. I was ready to buy this the day it came out. Not happening any more!

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  • 2013-03-19 02:00
  • MH91

Nokia flagship N9, Lumia 800/900/920 all look alike what do i do???

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  • 2013-03-19 00:12
  • kx5w

wow I just got this very awesome case for my s3 it has this aluminium back taking place of the original one with an amazing flip cover, my s3 look so beautiful and expensive , I m definitely gonna buy the s4 ; God I can't wait

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  • 2013-03-19 00:01
  • f39f

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