Samsung GT-I9405 appears to be a new 5.5-inch Galaxy (not a Note, though)

Samsung GT-I9405 appears to be a new 5.5-inch Galaxy (not a Note, though)
A new and unannounced Samsung GT-I9405 has been spotted recently. Not in a leaked photo, unfortunately, but in the database of Zauba, a website which tracks Indian exports and imports. According to the website’s listing, the Samsung GT-I9405 is a single SIM “mobile phone” with a 5.5-inch display. It was brought to India a couple of days ago (January 10) for testing and evaluation purposes.

Before you even think about it, no, this is certainly not the upcoming Galaxy S5, since its model number is lower than the S4’s model numbers (GT-I9500 / GT-I9505). Plus, we’re expecting the S5 to sport a 5.25-inch screen, not a 5.5-inch one. The mysterious device can’t be a new Note, either, because Galaxy Notes have different model numbers: N7100, N9000, etc. So it seems to be a smartphone positioned between the old Galaxy S III LTE (GT-I9305) and the S4 LTE (GT-I9505).

We must mention that Zauba had previously listed other unannounced devices that turned out to be real, including the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo (SM-N7500 / SM-N7505). Thus, more details on the GT-I9405 will likely surface soon.

Perhaps Samsung will officially announce the I9405 at the same time with the Galaxy Note 3 Neo in the near future. We’ll be here to let you know.


source: Zauba via Samsung Updates

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20 Comments

1. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

Between S3 and S4. Galaxy S3,5?

7. Extradite

Posts: 316; Member since: Dec 30, 2013

Anything over 5inch is to big, for a daily driver device....

9. cR203

Posts: 209; Member since: Jan 27, 2013

That's note true. I have galaxy mega 6.3 as my daily driver and it's great. I love it.

12. g2a5b0e unregistered

"Note" true. I see what you did there. Brilliant!

15. __0__

Posts: 242; Member since: Jan 07, 2014

Should have bought a note 3

8. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

Nop it's a galaxy note 3 grand.

2. hurrycanger

Posts: 1761; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

So this is a Galaxy Mega Mini Max? XD Of wait... It's between S3 and S4. Maybe it's the S4 Neo Max!

3. imkyle

Posts: 1115; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

S4 Plus.

4. darkkjedii

Posts: 31036; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

It's the new old brand kinda used to be newish Galaxy S not(e) s 2 3 4s 5.

19. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

Nice english

5. MistB

Posts: 581; Member since: Jul 07, 2012

Galaxy F series?

6. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2264; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

its Galaxy S4 COMPACT, 4.5 inch, updated with snapdragon 800 and 16mp back cam.

11. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Clearly says 5.5" screen.. Also, the 16MP count is absurd.

10. sennarose88

Posts: 55; Member since: Jun 18, 2009

Wow, so much Galaxy from Samsung. Not sure if giving us choice or trying to confuse us.

13. hurrycanger

Posts: 1761; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

Why not both?

14. androtaku

Posts: 246; Member since: Dec 12, 2013

wait a year down and even samsung forgotten that they ever came out this model you'll have to beg them for any update

16. __0__

Posts: 242; Member since: Jan 07, 2014

Just another midranger for dirty india . Why do Samsung love to spam mid range crap ? I love my note 3 but the rest of the samsung lineup and mainly crap

17. kryme

Posts: 469; Member since: Oct 24, 2013

one day am sure samsung is gonna give 2 different model phones the same name..

18. mmmanuuu

Posts: 403; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

Its the GALAXY NOTE S ! Period !!!!

20. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

another day another galaxy

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