iPhone prototype now surfaces in Bangkok: is it real?

The iPhone rumors are literally swamping us recently - will it have a new thinner and larger screen; will it feature LTE; will it come with a redesigned dock connector and finally…
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62 Comments

12. Aeires unregistered

Maybe we just love tech and like to share our thoughts. Not everyone is a hater, some of us are interested in what is going on.

42. nicholassss

Posts: 368; Member since: May 10, 2012

For real, I love android but if there was a windows phone or iphone that was up to snuff i'd buy.

14. StreetNerd

Posts: 870; Member since: Dec 08, 2010

i dont hate =) NICE iPhone 4SS :D

16. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

strikercho's 10th profile....

18. Mightymack

Posts: 74; Member since: Jul 16, 2010

other os users always have to check out the competition

11. andro.

Posts: 1999; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

Its pretty much looking like this is what the next iphone will look like by all sounds of it so we are looking at an iphone 4$$ really. the stretched screen looks wrong for some reason.

13. Aeires unregistered

Because it's so far off from the golden ratio. You see it and your mind tells you it's not quite right, but you just can't put your finger on it. When design follows the golden ratio, you see it and it looks natural. This isn't natural looking, so it appears odd. Ive's should have known that, if indeed this is what it will actually look like. We might all be surprised this September with something totally different.

26. ardent1

Posts: 2000; Member since: Apr 16, 2011

[1 + (5)^0.5] / 2 -- as if the Samsung GIII matches that number. Oh please give it a rest. Aeires, your ability at being unctuous will not be surpassed any time soon here on PA. We shall now call Aeires, "The Unctuous One who Pontificates Aloud." That is a nice sobriquet.

31. Aeires unregistered

Nice try, and great job on avoiding the obvious. The Samsung G3 has a much wider profile compared to the iPhone prototypes. When you stretch a screen and force it onto a smaller footprint like shown above, it looks odd. Samsung didn't do that. It's clear you have some basic math skills, try studying art and design before so you can make an intelligent comment about the golden ratio instead of resorting to childish name calling.

59. zhypher_23

Posts: 195; Member since: Jun 04, 2012

I'd be so happy that when device comes out and becomes an epic fail that nobody likes, I'm gonna ready myself to shoot some fireworks outside my house to show how happy I am that Apple can taste some loss+suffering, it just makes me sick thinking they're best or may I say "revoluntionary" company lol

15. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

If it is one - it is stolen

17. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

You think Samsung did that? :(

21. iamcc

Posts: 1319; Member since: Oct 07, 2011

Hahaha +1

27. ardent1

Posts: 2000; Member since: Apr 16, 2011

Samsung product(s) aren't cool enough.

34. s.mrabet

Posts: 147; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

True, they are HOTTTT!!!

19. amiaq

Posts: 509; Member since: Jun 30, 2012

iPhone users don't know what they're missing

24. J-LoTheGreat

Posts: 32; Member since: Oct 07, 2011

FAKE! Front Camera above the speaker? And NO Proximity Sensor? If it is real then I guess people will be playing Angry Birds unintentionally while talking to grandma.

30. darkkjedii

Posts: 30835; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I hope that's not it. If it is I'll jus put iOS 6 on my 4S, and keep it pushing.

33. Bluesky02

Posts: 1439; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

Looks like Alien Phone, its too stretched, feels odd looking at it

35. s.mrabet

Posts: 147; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

The screen looks fake to me, looks more like a dummy phone. Take a good look, you see that the screen is dark ( no background light)

36. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Exactly what I have mention in comment #25. :)

37. gwuhua1984

Posts: 1237; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

I'm sorry, the phone looks cheap.... Don't know if it's the person who's taking the picture or the quality of the phone, probably fake?

38. cornerofthemoon

Posts: 619; Member since: Apr 20, 2010

If Samsung had a media event and the only visible difference between the Galaxy III and the Galaxy IV was a slightly longer screen a different plug they would be laughed out of town.

43. OhSo3D

Posts: 39; Member since: Feb 22, 2011

I guess it's to each their own. I'm just going to wait for the successor to the Evo 4G lte for my next device. (:

47. master0fursinz

Posts: 104; Member since: Apr 26, 2010

1. its a complete fake, someone went the extra mile to piece a dummy togethter. 2. the ui will never change, its just apple's style like RIM and WinMo 5.0 eventually it will go extinct. 3. they really need to balance out the screen a bit more. its all length and no width (thats What she Said). :)

51. dmckay12

Posts: 243; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

One time I was in Thailand for my wedding. I was drugged and went to Bangkok where my fiance's little brother cut off his finger and got trapped in an elevator. My friends and I spent a day and a half looking for him, but found him and returned to the resort just in time for the wedding.

55. EclipseGSX

Posts: 1770; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

AMG how crazy your irrelevant story sounds just like the Hangover 2...

56. dmckay12

Posts: 243; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

I know. That is a point that my lawyers will soon be making very clear.

57. cityeighteen

Posts: 40; Member since: Mar 28, 2012

There's a few things that seem a bit off about this one. I'll call fake on this.

58. techsavvy.jaz

Posts: 163; Member since: Feb 07, 2012

Even before Cupertino ?? :D

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