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Here's the Samsung Galaxy S4 versions breakdown by countries

21 March, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Here's the Samsung Galaxy S4 versions breakdown by countries - read the full textSamsung announced the Galaxy S4 with an Exynos 5 Octa chipset, but what the presenters didn’t say during the announcement is that a lot of countries will be getting the Snapdragon 600 version instead. And it’s not just North America either. SamMobile has compiled a list that shows which...


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> In reply to mym4ever @ 2013-03-24 12:24 from nCMh - click to readthe i9500 is a liiiittle faster than the i9505

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  • 2013-03-24 14:50
  • iCuy

What are differences between I9500 and I9505?

please explain.

Thanks in advance.

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  • 2013-03-24 12:24
  • nCMh

Brunei Darussalam??

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  • 2013-03-24 10:12
  • PBU3

Is your list the latest update? On Romania has only I9505 version, here it has both of them.

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  • 2013-03-23 22:43
  • 0UH@

hope theres both models available in south Africa

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  • 2013-03-23 20:54
  • Npx}

South Africa?

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  • 2013-03-23 17:32
  • 3sEj

iran i9500 good

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  • 2013-03-23 05:25
  • pT2j

in my country using internet radio using over the 3g will cost a lot,so now i am confused between the galaxy s4 and htc one,i will wait for the full review of both phones.
absence of the fm radio was one of the main reasons that made me avoid the iphone .

ironically ,in my daily life i only use the fm radio once or twice every month.

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  • 2013-03-22 16:02
  • fwMP

The exynos octa overclocked at 1.8Ghz just beats the snapdragon processor, but if its not overclocked they get just about the same,

So this proves that the snapdraggon is not inferior to the octacore processor, in addition it has LTE, all it means is that you get a little less battery life than the octacore processor since it only uses 3G. I wish Samsung didn't release the octacore processor as now everyone wants it, its funny how no one is bashing the lg optimus g pro or the HTC one, yet they have the cheek to say that, or even assume that the otcacore processor is automatically superior to the snapdraggon. People stop whinging and crying just coz your getting the snapdraggon 600 SoC. No one bashed the nexus 4 with its snapdraggon pro processor. Everyone stfu and stop falling into Samsung's marketing.. The octacore is just marketing, and I don't trust exynos, after the whole exynos saga. Grow up guys!

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  • 2013-03-22 15:36
  • SgvH

I believe one reason for Samsung to decide on releasing two versions of the Galaxy S4 is because they wouldn't be able to catch up with Exynos' rollout in so many countries at the same time. Guess that explains why few relatively small (and rather unattractive) markets in Asia/Middle East are getting the Octa Core version....

Another thing might be that the inaugural batch of the Exynos chipset is flawed/still in improvement (like every initial release of a smartphone). What do you, guys, think on that?

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  • 2013-03-22 15:22
  • nBT6

I'm not sure.. mate hahahah

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  • 2013-03-22 14:59
  • S35r

> In reply to Android Man @ 2013-03-22 11:03 from nFCe - click to readThe UK gets both versions...

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  • 2013-03-22 14:26
  • 0@im

LOL. To all of you from the UK and US, not getting the Exynos version, deal with it. Us 3rd world and developing countries got inferior versions of phones like the One S. About time someone gave us priority. Good job Samsung.

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  • 2013-03-22 14:13
  • t}fw

FM Radio isn't a serious problem for me. i can listen radio in my cheap feature phone, but actually i never do that. for now FM Radio is dead for me. ridiculous that if now peoples wanting that ancient entertainment over another amazing features in this awesome device :(

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  • 2013-03-22 13:45
  • U}}D

Oh great, Afghanistan gets I9500 and Ther Netherlands gets I9505 -.-

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  • 2013-03-22 13:41
  • iJ2Z

looks like the quad core processor is faster then the octa core so whats the problem?

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  • 2013-03-22 13:28
  • MXP5

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-22 11:47 from ix1u - click to readYou actually use the FM radio so much that you don't want to buy a high-tech device if it dosent support such a outdated technology. LOL.

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  • 2013-03-22 13:26
  • SvQx

> In reply to Zeelo @ 2013-03-22 07:51 from M%jQ - click to readTrue that, I just really want the Exynos and if it's not released here I will likely import or just go with another phone. No Exynos Octa is a deal breaker for me.

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  • 2013-03-22 13:13
  • AT@@

Lol why is Cyprus getting the LTE model when there is no LTE provider in Cyprus. Deeply disappointing.

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  • 2013-03-22 13:00
  • Fht4

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-22 11:47 from ix1u - click to readExactly this is what I wanted to say: No FM no SGS4.. aside from No S-Pen No SGS4.

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  • 2013-03-22 12:50
  • ni{J

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