Rumor: Samsung to release Galaxy S IV at MWC 2013
Well hold on to your hats ladies and gentleman! In the land of the RUMORS there is something new floating around…
After only 9 months releasing the Galaxy S III Samsung is planning to release the Galaxy S IV at MWC 2013 in Barcelona,company officials and its local part suppliers told The Korea Times on Sunday.
We of SamMobile think that this is really strange because the Galaxy S III is still selling like hot cakes.
A company official who wants to stay anonymous told ZDNET Asia that it is ready to unveil the Galaxy S IV Februari next year, and then the new device is expected to hit the stores globally a month later.
Samsung released this Timetable 3 days after Apple revealed their iPhone 5 which got mixed feelings by many people and techsites for lacking groundbreaking and innovating features.
The new Galaxy is expected to be Samsung’s most powerful handset in terms of hardware specifications and software advancement till date, the official said.
He also said that it will only use Exynos SOC’s instead of Snapdragon and Exynos like how it now is depending in which country you live. He also said it will use LTE definitely. The screen size of the S IV is expected to increase to 5 inches and will be a OLED ,the official said.
“Samsung wants to keep its one-year product schedule and the Galaxy S IV will be the first to match that strategy. The Galaxy S IV will see some external changes but retain its popular rectangular shape with rounded corner concept,” an official from one of Samsung’s local partners told The Korea Times.