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Samsung CEO denies a more premium Galaxy S5 in the works

14 March, 2014 | Read the news | Post your comment
Samsung CEO denies a more premium Galaxy S5 in the works - read the full textThe rumors about an upcoming premium version of the newly announced Galaxy S5 flagship has emerged shortly after the official premiere. The new model was rumored to pack a 4K display and a metal body. In 2013 we saw similar rumors about an upcoming Galaxy F lineup that was supposed to replace...

 

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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-03-15 15:52 from nCh$ - click to readIn Europe, people are slowly changing from samsung to Sony. And Z2 really got lots of people waiting.

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  • 2014-03-17 04:44
  • IaHc

> In reply to cya @ 2014-03-15 23:33 from smmc - click to read"Paranoia"????WTF??:-)

That's the truth, iboy

Last year's "greatest" HTC One won all the tech sites polls. Right? All regular iboys voted for it but they buy only apple logo.
Bet on, that this GSMA "poll" with winning of the Z2 brick is same.

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  • 2014-03-16 00:31
  • TXn$

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-03-15 23:32 from TXn$ - click to readMuch paranoia man

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  • 2014-03-15 23:33
  • smmc

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-03-15 15:52 from nCh$ - click to readGSMArena poll????
ROTFL
Mostly iboys are here ,pretending to be "android guys".
Normal ppl are comfortably banned from the tech media .

Soon we will see THE REAL POLL .
Last year was same with "the best HTC One". All the tech media and commentors there were pathetic.

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  • 2014-03-15 23:32
  • TXn$

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-03-15 04:52 from TXnN - click to readIf you hold a candle to the Galaxy S5, will the phone not catch fire?

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  • 2014-03-15 22:52
  • nyFw

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-03-15 04:52 from TXnN - click to readThat's not what the GSMArena poll said. Times are changing my friend.

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  • 2014-03-15 15:52
  • nCh$

Hahaha. Just in yours dream. :D

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  • 2014-03-15 13:16
  • PA78

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-03-15 04:52 from TXnN - click to read^not really!! nobody cares...

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  • 2014-03-15 11:17
  • smxn

Deny, making sure maximizing sales, then launch. Deny, launch, deny, launch.

Anyone shocked by Samsung's tactics anymore?

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  • 2014-03-15 09:24
  • nCh$

Well that's it for Samsung. They die in 2015 that's for certain. Too many phones with low specs and laggish software, still a plastic, no inovations..

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  • 2014-03-15 09:03
  • 0Z%0

> In reply to ljames @ 2014-03-15 04:17 from PAW3 - click to readMay be.
But z2 and htc one can not hold the candle to S5
Do you want me to tell you,- why?

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  • 2014-03-15 04:52
  • TXnN

> In reply to Torero @ 2014-03-14 17:55 from KIpn - click to readActually. My brother in law has the z1 for its water resistance.

And I stand by my comment and opinion. Key words - my opinion.

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  • 2014-03-15 04:51
  • YTED

the z2 and htc one are just as big a disappointment as the s5.

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  • 2014-03-15 04:17
  • PAW3

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-03-15 03:31 from Xr$h - click to readAgree that Note 3 is still the greatest devise yet. Because of the S-Pen and the large display.
But S5 has some features that are better:
1)Brightness from 2 nits up to 500 nits
2)Great new tech camera
3)Best ever Wi-Fi reception
4)Unique battery saving features(not sure if can be ported to Note 3 later)
5)Better SoC (less RAM though, but not having S-Pen might not need 3Gb RAM)
6)Not everybody like the size of Note 3.

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  • 2014-03-15 04:15
  • TXnN

> In reply to neaaaah @ 2014-03-14 17:06 from SvBn - click to readShow me where they one this award -

Sony website - we’re thrilled to announce that we’ve been awarded iF product design awards for: Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Z1f / Xperia Z1 Compact, Xperia C, SmartWatch 2, and Bluetooth Handset SBH52.

I don't see the z1 or the z2 ... Just modified variants of the z1. No mention of z2.

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  • 2014-03-15 04:13
  • YTED

> In reply to Eplak @ 2014-03-14 16:32 from vNZB - click to readActually No. I am realistic. I use a case and screen protector to protect my phone regardless of the make. So no matter what it looked like it would be covered.

In the case of the Z2 ... Imagine a cover on that! It's just a larger flattened iPhone 4 anyway.

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  • 2014-03-15 04:08
  • YTED

Those rumors and hundreds of articles, about an "premium version of Galaxy S5" , are nothing , but apple propaganda, to brainwash you and convince you that S5 is NOT "premium". But the cheap aluminum tin can is "premium"
ROTFL

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  • 2014-03-15 04:04
  • TXnN

> In reply to Dave @ 2014-03-14 21:26 from 3G@4 - click to readNote 3 is better than the SGS5!

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  • 2014-03-15 03:31
  • Xr$h

What do people expect? Should he say 'Yes, we will release a new high-end mobile device soon.'? Imagine the impact of this statement on the Galaxy S5 sales.

I think there is a good chance that Samsung is developing a top-notch smartphone with the latest high-end hardware available in the near future. QHD Display, Snapdragon 805/Exynos 6 processor, a camera with optical image stabilization and ISOCELL technology, 3 or 4 GB RAM (maybe the new 20nm DDR3 DRAM), etc.
Samsung has not the image of a top-premium smartphone manufacturer yet. Perhaps a high quality device will change that. It must be samsung's interest to address customers with such high demands. The device needs to raise the bar in the smartphone market.

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  • 2014-03-15 02:32
  • 04v2

When is coming pure RAW image for camera???.

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  • 2014-03-15 01:42
  • 6uLu

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