Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q official images show up, strutting its QWERTY

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q official images show up, strutting its QWERTY
Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q is supposed to be a nice QWERTY-laden addition to T-Mobile's Android stable, as we first saw it about a month ago. Now it leaked as an official press shot, showing August 15 on the homescreen, so we'd wager to guess Wednesday will be the launch date.

As a reminder, the rumored specs are a 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4, 1GB of RAM, 16GB memory, 1280x720 pixels display, likely of the PenTile AMOLED variety, fast 42Mbps 4G support, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and an increasingly rare slide-out physical QWERTY keyboard. 

Sounds pretty tempting for QWERTY keyboard aficionados, but until we receive the official specs list from T-Mobile, it is all up in the air as far as the exact specs are concerned.

source: T-MoNews

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1. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

kinda weird that a phone is going to be launched in two more days and we only know so much about it..... Still interested in it though :)

2. redmd

Posts: 1948; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

Doesn't look 4.8 inches to me.

22. OptimusOne

Posts: 694; Member since: May 22, 2012

if only motorola made a 5.3 phablet with 1080p display and a qwerty like the droid 3. that would be epic

3. alterecho

Posts: 1106; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

Would be nice if its 4 inches max.

4. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

meh....4.3 would be right on the money ;)

5. Wiki_jaan

Posts: 704; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

it is 4@ inch with 367 ppi check specifications here

6. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

welp...........ahhhh it has the S3 chip and thats all i needed to know.........I guess the photon q will be the best qwerty after all

13. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

nope, this thing has an S4.

17. SkOne

Posts: 105; Member since: May 02, 2012

its an s3, the adreno 220 only runs on the s3, s4 uses the adreno 225. s4 pro will utilize the adreno 320.

18. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

I know what the specs provided by the link above are. the S4 is the 8960, the link above shows it as an 8260 but I'm relatively sure that's wrong.

19. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

I sure hope so man....and for some reason Im still hoping it's 4.3 inches instead but you never know

20. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

yeah, at least there will be the Photon Q like you mentioned.

7. tigermcm

Posts: 861; Member since: Sep 02, 2009

whats with these long names for phones? I remember when it was one name or just the phone model number now the phone names are a sentence long

9. snowgator

Posts: 3621; Member since: Jan 19, 2011

It is almost comical..... But other then the name's use of the entire alphabet, it could be a solid option for those that like qwerty goodness. T-Mobile usually has a couple of good ones to choose from.

8. kamil

Posts: 118; Member since: Feb 07, 2012

367 ppi are you sure kind of too much for a side slider but its still just a rumor though

14. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

what do you mean too much for a side slider? what does it's keyboard have to do with it? xD

10. iWork4T-MO

Posts: 1; Member since: Aug 13, 2012

Well we here at T-Mobile have not heard one thing about this device we know just as much as every one here i doubt if it will release on the 15th if it does it will only be online and only in our high volume stores so we will see!!! otherwise from the looks here pretty neat device our customers that love our galaxy line up would love the qwerty keyboard addition

26. oceanbabi

Posts: 1; Member since: Aug 29, 2012

Hey, iWork4T-MO: Any new info on this? Like, ahem, a date?? B-)! I haven't looked forward to a phone as much as I'm looking forward to this phone since the Motorola Droid 2! We're 2 weeks past the "rumored" release date and I am soooo close to going with the Motorola Photon Q instead ... but I REALLY, REALLY wanted this. Harumph! Do you have any info you can share? Thanks either way. :)

11. pankajgupta

Posts: 59; Member since: Aug 09, 2012

And here I hope for a dual core Xperia Pro Successor.. probably Xperia S Pro :) would be a perfect addition to Sony's army to take on others :) PS: I already own Xperia Pro and it is awesome :)

12. buccob

Posts: 2980; Member since: Jun 19, 2012

I bought to my girlfriend the Xperia Pro too.. and I was having an Atrix at the time... The Pro when it was new was amazing, and it outperformed the Atrix in several areas, but having such limited internal memory and ram make the Xperia Pro a slug after adding some applications, and now my GF complains a lot that it takes forever to do anything (specially now that she compares it to my new Galaxy S3) I am waiting on a worthy qwerty successor to my gf's Pro.

15. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

i have a friend that will probably be interested in this. o:

16. g2a5b0e unregistered

If these specs are correct, this phone will have the highest ppi of any phone released yet. Impressive.

21. OptimusOne

Posts: 694; Member since: May 22, 2012


23. downphoenix

Posts: 3165; Member since: Jun 19, 2010

This is better than the Photon Q for sure! Why did it have to be T-mo?

24. 12013E12T

Posts: 37; Member since: Sep 08, 2009

I'd probably look into getting this if I was on T-Mobile

25. zekes

Posts: 230; Member since: Aug 14, 2012

only if its by htc as part of the g group

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