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Murtazin: Samsung Galaxy S IV to be introduced March 14th in New York City

0. phoneArena posted on 18 Feb 2013, 11:45

According to Eldar Murtazin, the eagerly awaited Samsung Galaxy S IV will be introduced on March 14th during an event in New York City as earlier speculation called for the device to be unwrapped on March 15th; at the same time, Murtazin says that HTC One sales will miss expectations in 2013, similar to what happened in 2012...

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posted on 18 Feb 2013, 11:59 18

1. drpain (Posts: 85; Member since: 07 Feb 2013)

He's got one thing right: HTC will lose again.

Poor battery, small screen, no expandable storage. RIP HTC One.

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:07 17

4. SleepingOz (unregistered)

Small screen?? The butterfly features a 5" screen.. How is that small?
It will surely be difficult for HTC to catch up with Samsung but who knows, dude.. Who knows..

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 13:28 1

24. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)

Butterfly isnt available in the states dna is only on verizon. So they will loose sales. Still very excited what samsung had too offer. Their the only ones that out bid the iph4. Now the sg iv will out sell the iph5 & have a lead start over the plain boring iph5s

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 14:23 7

29. Dr.Phil (Posts: 1639; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)

Am I the only one who is wondering where these people are coming from? It's the first time I've seen them comment on this site and they are already making the site look bad. It's like looking at YouTube comments...

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 15:32 3

32. maccess (Posts: 742; Member since: 16 Jan 2013)

most of them are from sony or nokia army.. i can say that they even act much scarier than the apple fans...

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 19:59 1

40. kclgphilsbsa (Posts: 765; Member since: 21 Jan 2013)

Punypoop and SleepingOZ started in the comparison of Sony with Galaxy s3, Punypoop trying to dfend his beloved Xperia Z and calling PA biased for telling sme problems with XZ.
thats what Sony fanboys are today

posted on 19 Feb 2013, 06:00

44. SleepingOz (unregistered)

Right, I don't get it though! They keep calling PA team biased blablabla, when the later tell the truth about their fav brands but why the f*ck are they still here?!

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 16:29 1

34. rd_nest (Posts: 1656; Member since: 06 Jun 2010)

It's not "difficult". It's "impossible" for HTC to catch Samsung ever.

The competition is long over. HTC is nothing now. Their only goal should be to survive now. Samsung's only rival is Apple. It's just now apple vs Samsung. Rest are just watching the game.
HTC/Sony/LG/Moto/Nokia everyone is finished. It's only Apple vs Samsung. Survival of the fittest.

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 16:38 1

36. androiddownsouth (Posts: 598; Member since: 02 May 2012)

Things change man. Wasn't long ago, Motorola was the name in android smartphones, starting with the Droid X, then everyone had to have the RAZR. Now Samsung is king of the android heap. Things can change, and nothing is over. Sammy has a huge lead and it will take a great effort to overcome them, but it's not impossible.

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 16:30

35. rd_nest (Posts: 1656; Member since: 06 Jun 2010)

I know.

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:16 9

8. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5498; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)

New HTC flagman's specifications are still not announced, so stop trolling about poor battery and other...

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:01 6

2. _Bone_ (Posts: 2155; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)

The next big thing is almost here, and hopefully it will be smaller than the SIII (the Xperia ZL managed to undercut it with a 5" screen).

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:10 8

5. SleepingOz (unregistered)

Smaller than the GSIII? I don't think so.. But 2 thumbs down for this comment? WTF?
Samsung haters are feeling the heat.. haha

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:19 2

9. _Bone_ (Posts: 2155; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)

Maybe not smaller, but based on the rendered image with much slimmer bezel, doing S3 size is manageable, I'll do a little photoshopping in a moment...

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:33 2

13. SleepingOz (unregistered)

Yeah, not impossible. Gotta wait and see..

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:38 4

16. _Bone_ (Posts: 2155; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)

Okay, here's screensize-accurate comparison between the leaked S4 (5") and the S3 render (4,8").

The S4 is just a hairline wider and longer, but only the less rounded edges are noticeable, otherwise if that's the S4 render, it's basically the S3 size with less bezel.


posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:50 3

23. SleepingOz (unregistered)

Yeah, seems legit..(no sarcasm lol)
It will also gain more "hardware space" if it has a more rectangular design compared to the GSIII, which means bigger screen with less bezel.

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 14:16 1

28. dynamo.one (Posts: 63; Member since: 14 Feb 2013)

omg can't waitt hope the exynos is under the hood

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:04 5

3. TROLL (banned) (Posts: 4851; Member since: 13 Apr 2012)

Hope it has 3GB Ram and Power Vr 554 8 GPU clocked at 700ghz and CPU at 2.5™®©

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:38 1

18. tedkord (Posts: 14121; Member since: 17 Jun 2009)

700ghz? Man, that would fly. ;p

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 17:32 2

38. rusticguy (Posts: 2828; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)

Or melt and vaporise ... so yea fly in a way :)

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:11

6. PunyPoop (Posts: 752; Member since: 18 Jan 2013)

I can't wait! iPhone 6!! March 14th! Oh no my mistake, it's the GS4 :|

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:28

11. quakan (Posts: 1398; Member since: 02 Mar 2011)

My contract is up in November so I can't wait to see all the new flagships that come out between now and then.

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 14:35

30. HTCOE (Posts: 635; Member since: 20 Nov 2011)

next nexus

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 12:38

17. jackhammeR (Posts: 1548; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)

this maggot still alive....?

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 13:55

25. 9thWonderful (Posts: 232; Member since: 24 Jan 2013)

Not been up on the SIV buzz...any official photos?

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 14:09 3

26. adolert15 (Posts: 27; Member since: 12 Oct 2012)

Who the hell is this man? HTC will miss sales in 2013? This guy thinks that is God...

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 14:35

31. HTCOE (Posts: 635; Member since: 20 Nov 2011)

i rather wait for the next Nexus

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 15:47 4

33. nasznjoka (Posts: 413; Member since: 05 Oct 2012)

they gotta do something unique with the S4 the competitors are up and running

posted on 18 Feb 2013, 17:23 1

37. Diego! (Posts: 677; Member since: 15 Jun 2009)

I can't wait, March 8th is my birthday, so I'll be getting some money (plus the one I'm sparing) to buy a Galaxy S IV. Come to papa! :D

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