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Samsung Galaxy S 4 video review demos pop, detail the Floating Touch and SmartPause features

0. phoneArena 14 Mar 2013, 06:10 posted on

Samsung must be pretty peeved by now, but the Chinese source that leaked the dual-SIM version of the Galaxy S 4 for China Unicom, is the gift that keep on giving, hours before the official launch...

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posted on 14 Mar 2013, 07:38 2

55. voxmarc (Posts: 332; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)

well idiot we dont wanna drive a ferrari without engine.

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 08:13 4

75. XPERIA-KNIGHT (unregistered)

Lol the galaxy would never be a Ferrari haha

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 08:20 2

81. voxmarc (Posts: 332; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)

yeah cause we are F-22 raptors and we fly-by wire...you know what i mean.

posted on 16 Mar 2013, 00:45

141. yudi.nemesis (Posts: 1127; Member since: 14 Mar 2013)

you are idiot ferrari will never use cheap plastic,
you know the beauty of android you can add any feature for free
white magic technology is innovations
exmore rs sensor is innovations
The Xperia sola was the first device from Sony to
include Floating touch technology. The technology
makes it possible for the smartphone to detect a
finger up to 0.79 inches (20mm) above the screen. Thats is innovations what samsung did just add more feature on it, it's call Customization not innovations

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 14:39

133. EclipseGSX (Posts: 1717; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)

LOL you just jelly Sony will NEVER be as successful as Sammy. We don't need our phones to look pretty like some kind of fruit. Do you even own a Sony POS HAHAAAAAAA

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 07:16 6

44. xperator (Posts: 8; Member since: 14 Jul 2012)

wth is this new design... even as a prototype it just looks like s3.

Come on sammy... I skipped S3 so I could buy S4 hoping for a new awesome design.

Seriously I don't care about hardware specs that much. It's not like the old times with low CPU speeds and low RAM.

And.. The new features are SmartPause? wtf? FloatTouch? the finger is just 2milimeter away from the screen, wtf????

I guess I will skip S4 as well and go for HTC One or something for now... Sorry samsung, you're losing a fan.

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 07:22

47. voxmarc (Posts: 332; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)

SIV new lockscreen


posted on 14 Mar 2013, 07:23 5

48. vladd100 (Posts: 56; Member since: 12 Jul 2012)

ugliest design of the year..normal features...congratulation samy...

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 07:42 1

56. voxmarc (Posts: 332; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)

oh yeah...goodluck on your so called "BeautyPhone"...we've got a smartphone.

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 07:38 1

54. abish1234 (Posts: 51; Member since: 22 Oct 2011)

Dont get ahead of yourselves people.. wait till tomo...

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 07:45 1

65. funchumm1206 (Posts: 52; Member since: 04 Mar 2013)

Floating gestures while surfing the web is pretty awkward... Airview is the only useful feature in this demo

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 08:32 1

92. djoscar4u (Posts: 59; Member since: 10 Sep 2012)

That's the note 2

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 08:42 2

95. digitalw (Posts: 65; Member since: 20 Dec 2011)

Great! another "make up" but nothing impressive. nope... this time Samsung didn't made nothing better than a nice device for protecting us from a sun when making a call :)))

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 09:04

106. voxmarc (Posts: 332; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)

yeah man....it helps you protect yourself....show me some impressive feature and the link maybe...on a phone not cars plane or anything...

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 09:08

108. Stayfly2407 (Posts: 55; Member since: 15 Dec 2011)

this floating feature i think can be more useful than you think. Ever been eating something messy like buffalo wings, or something greasy like some good ol sloppy pizza and a message comes through on your phone or email, etc and dont want to touch the screen...? I know i have.

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 09:42

116. DroidGalaxy (Posts: 5; Member since: 14 Mar 2013)

Here is the statement as it appears on sammobile: According to our insider who gave us the first info on the Octa-Core and the PHOLED screen this is not the real deal. This is just one of the prototypes flying around and we know there are a few flying around of those. He told us to trust him. We will know if he was right tonight! And for some reason i believe it , because everybody forgot the official picture samsung had tweeted couple days ago it's totally different from this prototype .
Stupid people talking s**t about the S4 already & they dont even know what thr real thing is going to look like. Lets all wait for the beauty tonight to reveal

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 09:47

117. takay0 (Posts: 144; Member since: 25 Mar 2012)

the only thing i like was the bezel! lol finally samsung design a good bezel

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 09:51

118. takay0 (Posts: 144; Member since: 25 Mar 2012)

and i think all these new software like floating feature are nice... but not usefall,they need to do it better for it to catch and do a "revelotionary" thing, the only thing i like in iphone that its easy and simple to use, a child 5 years old know what to do and so my grand-father 84 yo know... with this... to much thing that u can do and its not helpin! why the hell should i want the vid stop aotumaticly?! why should i want this floatin stuff..?! sammy just let me down!

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 10:12

122. dexter_jdr (Posts: 1163; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)

if the battery life can handle this, then its fine.

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 10:50

126. Neurone (Posts: 54; Member since: 05 Mar 2013)

Bring it on sammy!!!! cant wait anymore =|

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 10:54

127. maurellemejos (Posts: 6; Member since: 15 Dec 2011)

I think this the real one. Look at the background of the banner and the texture of the body of the phone, its the same.

posted on 14 Mar 2013, 13:25 1

132. yero789 (unregistered)

In my personal opinion the best mobile design is made by Sony,because Sony phones all have different design.The NXT series(S,P,U) had that transparent bar,then Xperia T,V and J,which used curved back design(SOny Ericsson Xperia Arc) and at last Sony Xperia Z and ZL use a whole new design.All their phones are fresh and new with new design.I like Nokia's design too,even though they need something new :D

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