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Samsung confirms LTE support on the Exynos 5 Octa processor

28 March, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Samsung confirms LTE support on the Exynos 5 Octa processor - read the full textThrough its Twitter account, Samsung confirmed that the Exynos 5 Octa processor is indeed fully capable of connecting to an LTE network. The Korean giant's latest silicon supports all LTE bands. This announcement essentially confirms that LTE connectivity was not a factor in Samsung's...


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Can somebody tell me were I can order the S4 (octa core) sim free? I am from canada.

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  • 2013-03-29 16:11
  • kx5F

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-29 15:24 from 3ZH5 - click to readJealousy I think is the right word, either that or because HTC is a sinking ship financially (which is bad for everyone I might add).

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  • 2013-03-29 16:03
  • HKPL

Come on, does every SGS4 related news article have to be bashed by HTC One fanboys? Does it really hurt people so much that there's a phone that's going to sell better/best? It deserves it, it's the best all-arounder, it sucks that there are people who can't admit it. I admit it, though I probably won't be able to buy it.

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  • 2013-03-29 15:24
  • 3ZH5

> In reply to Kal 09 @ 2013-03-29 13:19 from HCu9 - click to readYou can install the Beats Audio APK to any Android phone along with Blinkfeed/Zoe.

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  • 2013-03-29 14:31
  • HKPL

Everyone who want to make the best deal of own money!????, There is only one smartphone to buy!, and it is obviously the Samsung galaxy s4! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • 2013-03-29 14:30
  • nvxv

No Argument buddy. That's why Samsung ranked no 1 last few years .

BTW HTC one drop test awful..

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  • 2013-03-29 14:19
  • iwpx

> In reply to LTE sucks @ 2013-03-29 12:39 from s82a - click to readSarcasm isn't your friend buddy.
Now tell me which phone is better then the S4 and I'm speaking objectively although I doubt you'll avoid subjective opinion.
HTC ONE? Better Design is subjective. Audio and Zoe? are the only advantages it has and that's marginal. We're yet to see how the Exynos Wolfson Audio chip will perform.
S4 has a superior display, standby battery life which is expected to be better on the exynos variant, slightly faster, thermometer/barometer/hygroscope etc, better software like multiwindow multitasking, smart alert, smart rotate, pop up video player, smart pause, direct call..better camera hands down, better codec support outside the box, removable battery, SD slot, comes with latest android version,more compact phone etc etc

LG Optimus G pro? Phablet and it's competing with the Note series and even then easily outclassed..

iPhone 5? LOL I won't even go there, afraid I'll produce an essay too long on this phone

XperiaZ? Aside from it's water resistance factor it has a terrible screen for this years standard and the S4 dismantles it easy. Software wise it's another one sided thrashing.

Any other phone out there that can match the S4? Go on elighten me LMAO

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  • 2013-03-29 13:19
  • HCu9

> In reply to -GSMArena @ 2013-03-29 08:45 from up2W - click to readWell, they didnt bring it to the US, because they already had an S3 capable of LTE. i9305 is a S3 with Quad Core and LTE inside. But what you didnt seem to get is, that those a15 dualcores run as fast as a a9 quad core, so who cares? People can always argue over something, because it is different.

Is it better to do it like the iPad in germany? Sell it like it has LTE, but the Chip doesnt support german LTE frequenzies, so it is worth 0.

Ah and S4 mini is a totally different phone from S4, so there are only 3 Variants and one of them will only go to several countries and the ones with Exynos will get to choose LTE and no LTE variant, dont get where everyones problem is... Like it would change anything...

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  • 2013-03-29 13:01
  • mB2I

> In reply to LTE @ 2013-03-29 12:14 from fq6H - click to read"S4 is the best smartphone on earth." LOL @ this statement

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  • 2013-03-29 12:39
  • s82a

Will the uk be getting the exynos 5 octa core variant anytime soon?

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  • 2013-03-29 12:20
  • 3GAJ

> In reply to [deleted post]Please stop trolling.
SIII has custom roms and what you talking about is one person's opinion and CM team said that, so there will be custom roms for sure to Exynos Octa.
Look how your soda can shattered, iPhone fall several times on screen and its in better shape than HTC one

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  • 2013-03-29 12:14
  • fq6H

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-29 11:03 from uHWs - click to readSince I used my Nokia XM 5630 for the first time back in 2009 and until I bought my S3 i didn't use the radio thanks to that invention called MP3 -.-

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  • 2013-03-29 11:44
  • mIgc

> In reply to [deleted post]HTC One cons:
4MP camera has disappointing performance in good lighting conditions
Non-expandable storage
Awkwardly-placed and uncomfortable power button
Senes UI still lacks connectivity toggles in notification area
Non user-replaceable battery
Poor video and audio codec support out of box

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  • 2013-03-29 11:39
  • fq6H

> In reply to [deleted post]Yes downgrade.. no FM radio

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  • 2013-03-29 11:03
  • uHWs

> In reply to TheMan @ 2013-03-29 08:56 from fq6H - click to readLOL typical fanboy. lot of plastic versions will surely confuse the people.

Btw Note III is
GT-N7200 Snapdraagon 800 LTE, Octa core(No LTE)
GT-N7205 Octa core LTE

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  • 2013-03-29 10:28
  • up2W

> In reply to iBoss @ 2013-03-29 08:27 from Nj1Q - click to readActually its the exact opposite.

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  • 2013-03-29 10:17
  • KSid

> In reply to dan.cristea @ 2013-03-29 09:50 from 3cwb - click to readIn romania the LTE services are one foot out the door. Orange and as far as i know vodafone have started rolling out their 4g networks

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  • 2013-03-29 10:17
  • 3bvr

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-29 10:02 from uHWs - click to readCoz cyanogenmod doesn't support exynos built processors, for some ppl who rip off the OS completely and replace it with tweaked roms, they find non-exynos versions useful.

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  • 2013-03-29 10:14
  • KSid

> In reply to Osaabb @ 2013-03-29 09:50 from KI6q - click to readCoz samsung doesn't believe in one size fits all philosophy it rather gives choice as per consumer needs

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  • 2013-03-29 10:04
  • KSid

The big question is. Why would any one buy the non exynos version?

70% go waste?

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  • 2013-03-29 10:02
  • uHWs

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