Samsung Galaxy S IV concept drools on the possibilities of the next big thing

Samsung Galaxy S IV concept drools on the possibilities of the next big thing
It’s still likely months until we see the Samsung Galaxy S IV, but talk about it has already started and once that ball starts rolling it’s hard to stop it. This time, we have a wishful concept for the next Galaxy S Android flagship and it’s a looker.

Some of the features like an even lighter and slimmer body seem possible, others like the laser-projected keyboard we’re plain tired of seeing - it’s not going to happen, folks.

Before we start commenting, though, you’d better first take a look at the specs and the beautifully produced concept video below. Here are the wishful specs for this S IV specs:

  • 1080p Grand AMOLED Display
  • 13-megapixel camera
  • 2.0GHz 4 Quad processor
  • Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie
  • “the most thinnest one, much thinner than Galaxy S3 & iPhone 5”
  • “projection Laser keyboard dock included”

The only thing that seems like a lock is the 1080p display. Looking at all other manufacturers, it almost seems like a sure fact that Samsung will also have to use a 5-inch 1080p display to be relevant.

A Samsung Exynos 5 processor also is almost certain to be inside the handset, and we’d bet on a quad-core version, if only because of the buzz word that quad-core has become. 2.0GHz, though? We doubt it as it’d be too much of a hit on the battery.

And when it comes to the camera sensor, having a 13-megapixel one definitely won’t solve anyone’s problems, what matters is the quality of the camera.

With all that, we have to admit that the concept is really beautifully made and it’s worth a look, if just for that. What are your wishes and expectations for the Samsung Galaxy S IV?

via Android Authority

FEATURED VIDEO

80 Comments

80. jatin8189

Posts: 4; Member since: Jan 16, 2013

S IV 9.2mm thicker. iphone5 only 7.6mm thinner

78. CRICKETownz

Posts: 980; Member since: Oct 24, 2009

so let me get this straight, this is only a concept? b/c if its not...i'll be saving my chips for this bad boy. Samsung makes good products but hopefully the Android UI matches the superb look of this phone.

77. toyboyz

Posts: 235; Member since: Jan 22, 2010

DAMM....!:)

69. TyM99

Posts: 3; Member since: Dec 31, 2012

Wow this phone is really good. Can't wait for the samsung galaxy s IV s ;D

68. Jonathan41

Posts: 532; Member since: Mar 22, 2012

Beautiful concept.

65. leondarsh

Posts: 21; Member since: Jul 16, 2011

Its a nice concept. But i would like Galaxy S IV to be: 4.5 Inch to 4.7 Inch (If SAMMY could fit 5 inch in Galaxy S3 size than it would be awsm) No physical button. Bigger bettery (3500 to 4000 mAh) Full HD resolution (Regular RGB matrix) Atleast 13 MP Camera with dual LED flash and 5 MP front facing camera (it would be awsm if samsung could give front LED flash with camera). Optical image stabilization, image stabilization, better low light picture quality. Faster faster faster processor. Cortex A15 2.0 GHz Quad Core... Latest Android OS. Not too much thin, it would be really difficult to hold.. Premium material (not plastic)

67. master0fursinz

Posts: 104; Member since: Apr 26, 2010

front led ??? yes blind myself and give me red eye

63. ChafedBanana

Posts: 409; Member since: Sep 20, 2011

My wish is that it's battery is MASSIVE and yet still removable.

62. sithvenger

Posts: 371; Member since: Aug 25, 2012

That's ugly I hope it doesn't look that way

61. jonartpop

Posts: 201; Member since: Oct 25, 2012

What about the battery? One of the most important part. .

60. cheeseycheeser

Posts: 413; Member since: Mar 24, 2011

The good news is that if this is the Galaxy S IV, I won't have an urge to upgrade my S III

59. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

I'll wait till NEXT SPRING only 5 months to go!

58. BomberXL

Posts: 82; Member since: Jan 17, 2012

Shut up and take my money! all of it! please! :S

57. motty

Posts: 84; Member since: Dec 13, 2012

Please Launch s4 now!!! Iwant it want it... Pleaseee

56. master0fursinz

Posts: 104; Member since: Apr 26, 2010

Next Concept Wafer Thin Phone With Flexible Materials. ~ (to the left S IV Flexing)

54. jphillips63

Posts: 253; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

What good is it with the crappy radios they use? Oh wait most folks who buy Samsung products don't use them for a Phone they stay connected to wifi. Can we say Cheap Build plastic and more plastic. Just wait when you drop it and it busts into pieces......

53. yyuu1000

Posts: 260; Member since: Jul 26, 2012

andriod 5.0 no way it would have to be a nexus

51. mycrownvic02

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 27, 2012

Looks nice, but I'm not a fan of the physical button. Never liked it on the s3, and and not now.. It reminds me of the iphone too much. I wish they would just go back to home keys, like on the u.s variant s2.

50. BigBoss10

Posts: 280; Member since: Aug 31, 2012

iPhone can't do better than Samsung

79. darkkjedii

Posts: 31816; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Iphone is a device Samsung is a company silly.

49. torr310

Posts: 1750; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

“the most thinnest one, much thinner than Galaxy S3 & iPhone 5” I just want to make sure it won't bend easily when placed in my pants pocket when I sit down.

47. ajoshi3413

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 27, 2012

battery battery battery !!!! 5100, or 5500 mAh. battery battery battery

48. cripton805

Posts: 1485; Member since: Mar 18, 2012

NONO NO. Adding a bigger battery is the lazy way to make the juice last longer. Make it 10x more efficient instead! Smaller batteries that last as long as the larger batteries on the older phones.

45. gmacattacks

Posts: 24; Member since: Sep 07, 2012

No More Plastic!

43. Shino

Posts: 196; Member since: Jul 23, 2012

rubbish

42. alila2

Posts: 171; Member since: Nov 01, 2011

i just hope Samsung stick with the 4.8 screen and work on decreasing the bezel other wise the phone will lose its purpose as a phone and will be more like a new phablet , i wish instead they work on a better battery life and please get rid of the physical button its so flip phone function.

41. willywill_evo

Posts: 162; Member since: Jan 05, 2011

That keyboard dock is a good idea

39. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

lol, 1080p Grand AMOLED Display. xD i hope the real SIV looks nothing close to this. i hope Samsung devises a new design philosophy instead of following the "nature" theme from this past year. people weren't too crazy about it. let's go with a theme that makes it exude quality and durability. also i'm pretty sure this time the members of Samsung's design team that wanted virtual function keys will have their way this time so goodbye dumb home button. i really don't like using the buttons on the SIII.

44. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

not crazy about it? Its still outselling the iphone5. Samsung will follow the money like any good company so most likely you will see more "nature" designs.

46. gwuhua1984

Posts: 1237; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

I don't think people were buying the S3 for it's design tho. Everybody were crazy about the specs, but not too many are fond about the actual design.

Latest Stories

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.
FCC OKs Cingular's purchase of AT&T Wireless