Samsung Galaxy Note III leaks, shows less rounded corners

Samsung Galaxy Note III leaks, shows less rounded corners
With the Samsung Galaxy Note III ready to be introduced on Wednesday, a published report on Sunday shows off a photo of the phablet. While this is not the best quality shot, we can still tell that the corners are less rounded than the ones on the Samsung GALAXY Note II While we can't tell this from the picture taken, or the close-up, the bezels are said to be thinner on the new model.

The Samsung Galaxy Note III is getting birthed into a market with some competition for the phablet from the Sony Xperia Z Ultra and its industry leading 6.4 inch screen. The eagerly awaited HTC One Max takes the popular design of the HTC One and blows it up to phablet size. HTC hasn't introduced the model yet, but information about the unit has leaked, including word that the phone will contain a fingerprint scanner.

If you can hold on until Wednesday, you will see exactly what Samsung has in mind for its next phablet. Let's say that this is the actual model. How do those squarer corners make you feel?


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source: TechKiddy

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73 Comments

1. spiderpig2894

Posts: 597; Member since: Jan 10, 2012

Back to the GSII design. I like this better than sa GSIII and IV. That's why I admire Sony's brick design.

4. AnTuTu

Posts: 1580; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

Few more days and they will unleash the Beast. Design does look great :)

42. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

Yes, and, that's definitely NOT a meesly 5.7; told everyone it was 6.3!! Yayyyy, I might updrage after all but, what to do with my 2 G-Note 2's??

63. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

"what to do with my 2 G-Note 2's??" Been thinking the same thought myself. The Note 2 isn't exactly obsolete. Yeah, there is the matter of upgraded hardware, but it may not be that much of an upgrade (especially if no OIS for the camera). I am thinking of selling my RX100 and buying an RX100 Mark II for the WiFi pic transfer and improved low light capability.

69. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

Okay but, what would you do with the second RX100? And, are you saying (or not) that your ORIGINAL RX100 got "Lost/Stolen" on, say, a city bus?? Because if that's what you're saying, maybe (I'm not saying definitely but, "hypothetically"), the same thing happened to me [allegedly] ?¡?

6. jedpatrickdatu

Posts: 169; Member since: Jan 24, 2013

Will Apple sue them again though? Samsung got in trouble with the SII if I remember correctly. Otherwise, sleek design, but I expected something fresher from Samsung.

54. tedkord

Posts: 17085; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Apple will sue them no matter what they do. They invented the smartphone, you know. Next year they're going to invent the TV.

68. rdemon

Posts: 50; Member since: Aug 23, 2012

Well IBM invented the smartphone but I digress. Apple are known for being patent trolls for sure. Soon we might have to call them Granny Smith Apple the way their innovating nowadays.

64. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

Didn't the patent that Apple relied upon for the suit against the SII get invalidated? If so, its gonna be a pretty hard lift for Apple to prevail - even with the friends Apple has in high places. Once a patent gets invalidated, it is really hard to get it re-instated.

8. TechBizJP08

Posts: 495; Member since: Mar 25, 2013

I think its a fake. More like the LG Vu.. Its fat

14. LetsBeHonest

Posts: 1548; Member since: Jun 04, 2013

Kinda remind me of s2 and original note. this seems so cool too. I don't care its plastic or not as long as it's not glossy. cant wait for Wednesday note 3 , Z1 will be a supercool day...

34. Wiki_jaan

Posts: 704; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

i dont care much about design features and internal hardware i want like a beast

39. Trex95

Posts: 2315; Member since: Mar 03, 2013

S4 design better than SII design.

43. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

I don't pretty much care about the design, I just WANT [IT] BIG!!

46. yasir-921

Posts: 81; Member since: Oct 02, 2012

want it where? :P

70. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

You know, big. As big as it comes.

2. Bootutu

Posts: 228; Member since: Jul 11, 2013

One word.....SOLID!!!

66. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

now this is what i like what sammy did there.....!!!

3. Kishin

Posts: 706; Member since: May 30, 2013

Thank God for the change>>

65. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

i know, feels like winning a world cup.

5. Lyngdoh

Posts: 319; Member since: Sep 06, 2012

Its gonna feel like a Sony which feels great.

67. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

but still sony is sony dude...........!!! design is great, but i hope material don't disappoint.

7. SonyFindOneDroidple

Posts: 865; Member since: May 11, 2013

Why does it look too thick??

12. ihatesmartphone unregistered

Perhaps some type of prototype.

30. SonyFindOneDroidple

Posts: 865; Member since: May 11, 2013

And i dont like this one.. Yah it looks good but uhhh this is something like Xperia Z and Ultra with overflowing inferior ergonomics.. If you want to enjoy the note's superior productivity, well at least it must not be uncomfortable to hold.

59. xpr3ss10n

Posts: 58; Member since: Dec 15, 2011

Thats what she said...

9. amiaq

Posts: 509; Member since: Jun 30, 2012

may the beast beat the crap of ipong!!

10. emadshiny

Posts: 1144; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

The only Sammy phone i really admire.

11. GeekMovement unregistered

This looks good. Might choose this over the Z1 of course chance that the Z1 coming to Sprint is already very slim...

13. special4u

Posts: 63; Member since: May 22, 2013

fatter iphone. samsung officialy prove themselves fail in design, excellent in copy!

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