Canceled prototype shows us what a flat-screened Samsung Galaxy Note 7 might have looked like

Canceled prototype shows us what a flat-screened Samsung Galaxy Note 7 might have looked like
By now, we are convinced that the Galaxy Note 7 will arrive on August 2 with a curved display in tow, which might not be just everyone's cup of tea if one of our recent polls are taken into account. 

There is still a chance that Samsung might release two versions of the Note 7, but judging by all the leaks we've been treated to so far, the chances are thinning by the minute. 

But have you wondered what a flat-screen Note 7 might look like if Samsung decided to make one? 

Well, guess what -- the rumor mill never ceases to amaze us as it usually delivers tons of leaks to sate our hunger for information. 

A leak allegedly showing a flat-screen Note 7 prototype has just surfaced and it is indeed giving us a glimpse as to what a more traditional Note 7 could have looked like. There is an iris scanner visible at the front, which corroborates that this could indeed be a scrapped Note 7 prototype.

As all facts point that this prototype has indeed been 86'd, so we wouldn't keep our hopes up for it -- Samsung and a large portion of the consumer base are obviously keen on curved 'edge' displays, so it's logical to assume that these will be getting more and more prominent. 

Anyway, we'll definitely add this new picture to our cache of leaked Note 7 pre-production units. Gotta catch 'em all!


In case there's something about the Note 7 that you don't know, check out our rumor review and fill in the blanks!


source: NoWhereElse (translated) via PocketNow

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20 Comments

1. galaxynote7isboss

Posts: 4; Member since: Jul 17, 2016

plain and simple Samsung Rocks period!!

2. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Samsung rocks periods? Sad news for men and women on menopause.

3. HugoBarraCyanogenmod

Posts: 1412; Member since: Jul 06, 2014

1197 comments in one year, you sir really need to get a life

5. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

It's not that high compared to other users in this site. Also, at least I'm not a troll like you, you're the one who needs to get a life.

6. Podrick

Posts: 1284; Member since: Aug 19, 2015

Its probably the same guy. He forgot to switch account before insulting you out of blue lol.

11. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

Yep, but you need to chill to, come on.

8. BradyCrack

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

Don't be nasty

10. Ordinary

Posts: 2454; Member since: Apr 23, 2015

Says the guy with multiple accounts. I love the smell of irony in the morning.

7. BradyCrack

Posts: 835; Member since: Dec 29, 2015

LOL I'm going to make a second account.

4. Marduch

Posts: 81; Member since: Feb 04, 2015

Damn IT!!

9. sebbellic01

Posts: 305; Member since: May 03, 2016

I think it was the right decision to only have a curved screen variant. Saves all of the confusion, that buyers go through, with the endless amount of models / variants from Samsung

19. Fellwalker

Posts: 535; Member since: Apr 04, 2014

No no no no no. It's a Note! It needs a flat screen.

12. myasins

Posts: 3; Member since: Mar 22, 2016

if samsung make it , i will buy the flat version definetly . And pls add ir blaster !

13. sissy246

Posts: 7074; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

Even though I think the edge is nice I do like flat better. So if they don't have flat this year I hope they do for note 8 that's when I will upgrade next.

14. Mreveryphone

Posts: 1817; Member since: Apr 22, 2014

Flat looks boring... Bring on the curves!

20. chi_rag737

Posts: 10; Member since: Jul 05, 2016

Found someone like me who says flat is boring.

15. xondk

Posts: 1904; Member since: Mar 25, 2014

Flat version looks flat? seems like none news?

16. Vanliewn

Posts: 65; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Maybe they were only going to make an edge version, but they listened to all the complainers and decided to make a flat variant... Who knows until the 2nd

17. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

They refused to listen to customer and removed sd from s6 and s6 edge and its did not sell well. Note user want flat one not curved. See the patern?

18. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Samsung has as far as I know, has not denied or confirmed if their will be 2 versions of the Note 7. All we do know is there will be an "edge" model that has been confirm by Samsung via the FCC. But since Samsung release the Note 5 with the S6 Edge+, maybe they plan to do similar this year. But we will find out for sure in 2 weeks. I can wait for the facts. Sales of the S6 and S7 have show the "edge" is the most popular selling of the 2 and even with its $100 higher price tag. And since the S7 has outsold the iPhone for a full quarter, and it cost more than the iPhone, it needs to be laid to rest that people don't buy an iPhone because they can't afford one. I know its so hard to accept the fact, some people just don't want one.

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