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Alleged metal frame of Samsung Galaxy S5 pictured

22 November, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Alleged metal frame of Samsung Galaxy S5 pictured - read the full textAdd this to the list of "maybe, but maybe not" rumors about the Samsung Galaxy S5. Leaked images show a metal frame for a smartphone, allegedly the Galaxy S5. The frame measures 143.8 x 72.3mm, compared to 136.6 x 69.8mm for the current Galaxy S4 and 151.2 x 79.2mm for the Galaxy Note 3. This,...

 

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just look at z1 and crash test/water resistancy.
what matters is durability in real life.
who cares about looks -just buy cover or sticker,
but compare specs and price.(cheap 64gb,projector,pen whatever)

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  • 2013-11-23 12:48
  • MR0G

titanium body

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  • 2013-11-23 11:14
  • 2IsP

I love the fact that Samsung are now planning to use metal on their phones rather than plastic!

I love my S4, not a problem with it but i don't like the plastic, it makes it feel tacky compared to other top end phones, such as the Xperia Z, HTC One, And all iPhones, are made with metal. Samsung should join in with this, it would make their users so much happier.


But, on another note, it's only been 6 months since the release of the S4, Surely it's too early to be working on the S5?

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  • 2013-11-23 11:01
  • n9RQ

> In reply to Comrade @ 2013-11-23 08:44 from niHt - click to readWRONG!!

the most expensive part of the Galaxy S5 would be the tiny "SAMSUNG" logo.. that cost more than $200 added value to the phone

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  • 2013-11-23 10:20
  • t7EX

Can it be for Galaxy F line with flexible display?

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  • 2013-11-23 09:26
  • KAyA

metal frame will be the most expensive part on S5 :)

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  • 2013-11-23 08:44
  • niHt

> In reply to 3zukr @ 2013-11-23 08:03 from vbKJ - click to readI agree with you. Samsung please stop going for larger screens! Focus on optimisations instead!

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  • 2013-11-23 08:37
  • sSKj

people are just scared of newer tech this site makes me feel!
people told the same thing about note3 being too big simply because the screen size was comparatively bigger while note2 and 3 have an almost same body size
if anyone is against development in any field, you are welcome to leave
go buy a nokia 3310 with a tiny screen and enjoy

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  • 2013-11-23 08:36
  • H4wy

Samsung should not go for larger screen anymore. Note series is there for this purpose. continue at 5 inch and make with metallic body with killer specs. I am sure Samsung will continue to dominate in smartphone market with this.

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  • 2013-11-23 08:03
  • vbKJ

The power and volume keys are in the wrong place comparing to all of Sammy's previous Galaxy's to sate. So, I have to call BS on this one :)

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  • 2013-11-23 06:28
  • uAmU

> In reply to TrinYa @ 2013-11-23 05:11 from YgTq - click to readHeyy !! First of all who told u that I said phone is a toy ?? I gave example to u bcz u were saying that Larger screen should be stopped , and its not my frustration !! Its ur who is frustrated bcz u r angry with larger screen .and im happy for what Samsung is making for us


So if u dont like larger display then stick to some Mini sized Brand :)

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  • 2013-11-23 05:43
  • 8jpX

> In reply to The Gatsby @ 2013-11-23 04:28 from 8jpX - click to readTake ur frustration elsewhere if u think a phone is a toy!! Also age is time, its not age is dependent on time, u're desperate and in your desperation u don't know what you're talking.

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  • 2013-11-23 05:11
  • YgTq

Hope this time they left Apple design and came to nexus ... Typical frame of nexus 5

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  • 2013-11-23 04:58
  • vGWq

Whats the matter with u all Size haters ????
If u have really problem with that ! Then u shoud tell those Tv brands who r making their screen larger month by month like 80 90, inch display n much more

so wakeup guys n leave them what they r making bcz they r not fools ,they r highly qualified technicians n intelligent peoples who r making new models months by months

so let them do what they doing .if u have some problem then go make mobiles by urself ....

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  • 2013-11-23 04:40
  • 8jpX

> In reply to TrinYa @ 2013-11-22 20:11 from YgTq - click to readIts like when each year ur age increases ! U become older so u need a change like when u pass in 1st grade ur parents give u little toy and when u pass in 2ndgrade ur parents give a litlle big toy as a gift :)

now thats the better way to explain u :)

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  • 2013-11-23 04:28
  • 8jpX

Samsung should keep this phone at 5''it will be the best I think 5inches is just perfect

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  • 2013-11-23 04:16
  • N9@S

Actually this is not even inovation if this is s5.. to big.. I really like the S4 thu including the size.. I also got Lg g2 already prove that they can make 5.2 display almost s4 size but i feel g2 is to big in hand.. I hope s5 will be the same size of s4 with a said 5.3 display because its possible in 2014 flagship..and not this huge size almost note 3 dimensions..

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  • 2013-11-23 03:44
  • tCQI

actually you have to turn the frame the other way. volume rocker wrong side supposed to be on the left and power on the right. camera hole just switched to leftside.

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  • 2013-11-23 03:37
  • jKqu

> In reply to TrinYa @ 2013-11-22 20:11 from YgTq - click to readSG4 has larger screen than the S3, but is still the same size phones... note 3 has 5.7 inch screen while xperia Z1 has 5 inch, and both are almost the same size...

plz tell me your logic again?

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  • 2013-11-23 03:19
  • sG%x

> In reply to Bored @ 2013-11-23 00:44 from TkQc - click to readEven though there are some features on TouchWiz that I understand people might think it's overkill, but there are a whole bunch of features that are so useful that I came back to original rom every time.

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  • 2013-11-23 02:32
  • kW8n

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