Samsung Galaxy S 4 video review demos pop, detail the Floating Touch and SmartPause features

Samsung must be pretty peeved by now, but the Chinese source that leaked the dual-SIM version of the Galaxy S 4 for China Unicom, is the gift that keep on giving, hours before the official launch...
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121. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Notice how often Samsung haters are so dumb and ignorant they can't even spell?

63. wp8forever unregistered

You guys been waiting for the next big thing lol you guys got the same old crap lol

70. SleepingOz unregistered

Same old crap? You talking about Nokia, right? Same brick since the N9.

69. DerryAhmad

Posts: 296; Member since: May 05, 2012

The only word I can think of seeing the video is: Xperia Sola

113. voxmarc

Posts: 336; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

read this comment on YT copy paste?

74. atsamman

Posts: 74; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

I gotta say samsung are really good when it comes to software features But the design is almost the same and I dont see any noticeable difference in speed I even think that whatever new software features that are coming with the s4 are gonna be also available in s3 once it gets a new update

86. niks0017

Posts: 5; Member since: Mar 06, 2013

see 2nd video @ 1:04 .. its dual sim phone../// s4 won't be dual sim.!

109. Eonnaydra

Posts: 217; Member since: Oct 23, 2012

These features are useless and the UI looks like Android 2.3 Gingerbread. What is innovative in this phone?S Voice ))) ?This ugly plastic?5 inch? @I have S3 which is amazing,but in the next few months I am gonna buy the HTC One.No plastic anymore. And removable battery for what?I pay more than 600 Euros on a phone to replace its battery?

123. Suraj3337

Posts: 45; Member since: Apr 20, 2012

Somebody Please Translate!

130. SherlockHolmes

Posts: 125; Member since: Apr 10, 2012

Seeing the Smoothness of the Web Browsing I think it is a Dual Core Phone !!

134. AnTuTu

Posts: 1602; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

If this is the phone then I am so not getting this phone :( HTC One here I come :(

135. chistoefurpuffer

Posts: 140; Member since: Mar 11, 2013

It's kinda sad how some people exaggerate how "ugly" this phone is. No one would be saying that if the s3 and note 2 didn't exist.

2. _Bone_

Posts: 2155; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

These Chinese leaks are prototypes according to a Samsung insider on Sammobile, the final design will be revealed today. But it'a FingAirView all right, and I love it. Note II users: can you set AirView function to instantaneous reaction like mouse?

6. MrJerry

Posts: 403; Member since: Oct 05, 2012

I think so But those features!! Already FTW

30. voxmarc

Posts: 336; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

no...sadly....but the trick is if i am using my note 2 that long it becomes faster and quick....

31. alila2

Posts: 169; Member since: Nov 01, 2011

Here is the statement as it appears on sammobile: According to our insider who gave us the first info on the Octa-Core and the PHOLED screen this is not the real deal. This is just one of the prototypes flying around and we know there are a few flying around of those. He told us to trust him. We will know if he was right tonight! And for some reason i believe it , because everybody forgot the official picture samsung had tweeted couple days ago it's totally different from this prototype .

3. _Bone_

Posts: 2155; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

BTW notice the warm colors on the screen, no cold AMOLED tinting, it looks gorgeous.

20. Diego!

Posts: 867; Member since: Jun 15, 2009

I agree, the screen looks gorgeous! And those are cool features too! :D

27. Guest_star

Posts: 231; Member since: Dec 30, 2011

the screen looks great, if it is OLED the whites and brightness are well lets just say fantastic :D and if it is LCD blacks are fantastic :D

4. richardyarrell2011

Posts: 510; Member since: Mar 16, 2011

Yes great prototype but features right on point no doubt.

5. Reverence

Posts: 224; Member since: Jul 16, 2012

well now these features are useless! moving hands like an idiot, useless! smart pause:SIMPLY TOUCH SCREEN! up till now its a disappointment and its so disturbing to have a beast in plastic body...ugu!

10. MrJerry

Posts: 403; Member since: Oct 05, 2012

I have nothing to say how ignorant you are Not only are those features useful itself, but also they will let the developers have a lot of ideas for their future applications

125. nastynaps

Posts: 93; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

It's unfair to call someone ignorant over not being impressed by these features. On it's face these seem like nothing more than gimmicks. We'll have to wait and see what developers do with these features. Specs are comparable to the HTC One and comes in an uglier package as far as these preliminary pics seem to demonstrate. It's just too early to judge but my kneejerk reaction says the HTC One is the way to go.

33. voxmarc

Posts: 336; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

can your phone do that,,,,i guess the only innovation your phone has is the built in which the manufacturer paid too much attention,because they know that somehow in someway there are dumb people like you.who only knows that if a phone is goodlooking they can be called innovation....sorry for you but we love features.....future is here.

72. voxmarc

Posts: 336; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

doesthis thing float images?...or just highlights...relying on other news and reviews have you tried it? sola only hightlights text and news doesnt float images or text....see the difference....and why sony did not include in their So called flagship?because they sucks bigtime...and the floating images or airview is licensed to SAMMY...your sola is just plain Floating doesnt float subjects or contents...ever wonder why sony did not sue sammy on airview...because they own it...sola float is different and dumb.

80. rgxVOiD

Posts: 440; Member since: Aug 30, 2012

Why didn't Sony sue Sammy on AirView? Because its a feature that's already in the default Android Gallery since Gingerbread, 2 finger pinching a picture. I rely on other news, so what? They're trust able source and not s**t that's coming out of your mouth.

94. voxmarc

Posts: 336; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

man your funny...obviously you dunno what your talking about.. since gingerbread get outta here...dumb,,,how does airview related to 2 finger zoom?GB doesnt have airview and 2 F zooming is DIFFERENTTTTTTTTTTTTTT..Airview is Samsung Proprietary feature introduce in Note 2..and you know nothing more man.,all the s**t that coming out my mouth is facts...and you?

101. rgxVOiD

Posts: 440; Member since: Aug 30, 2012

Did I said 2 finger Zoom? No

110. voxmarc

Posts: 336; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

same thing 2 finger use 2 F to zoom in and out...escapegoat...or shall we say pinch to zoom...
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