Samsung wants to trademark the Galaxy S Neo name

Samsung wants to trademark the Galaxy S Neo name
It looks like Samsung is pretty serious about using the name “Neo” for some of its new Android devices. The company unveiled a Galaxy Grand Neo earlier this week, launched a dual-SIM Galaxy S III Neo+ in China, and it might officially announce the rumored Galaxy Note 3 Neo sometime in February.

Next, we could also see a Galaxy S Neo.

Samsung filed for a “Galaxy S Neo” trademark in the US earlier this month. According to the application filing, the trademark should cover not only “mobile telephones”, but also digital cameras, portable media players, portable computers, tablet computers, 3D eye glasses, digital set-top boxes, wireless headsets, rechargeable batteries, flip covers, and other related devices and accessories. This is a pretty standard trademark application filing, and it doesn’t necessarily mean that Samsung will use the Galaxy S Neo name for so many devices.

Our guess is that the Galaxy S Neo could be an affordable smartphone, possibly a modern version of the original WVGA Galaxy S that was launched back in 2010. Of course, Samsung might not use the new name at all (the trademark filing may not be approved). But we will certainly be here to let you know if it does use it.

source: USPTO via Sammy Today

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10 Comments

1. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

If Samsung had only GS, Note and Mega brands, that would be more than enough.

6. hurrycanger

Posts: 1754; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

I'm glad you included the Mega. I would feel pissed otherwise. Rocking my Mega 6.3 :D

8. james004

Posts: 486; Member since: May 15, 2013

Grand = cheaper version of flagship with a difference face but at 1/3 of price Neo = Cheaper version of flagship with same face and still 1/3 of price. samsung is in some really desperate times that its mixing its flagship with cheap phones.

7. GeekMovement unregistered

I think their Galaxy S and Note lines are enough :3 *eh well actually that's just from a flagship buyer's standpoint lol.

2. T.F.O.A

Posts: 36; Member since: Dec 14, 2013

I think LUMIA brand better than GALAXY. From symbian era to wp era, nokia naming its device just good. N-Series, E-Series, Xpress Music Series, So simple. Thats why i like Nokia :)

9. james004

Posts: 486; Member since: May 15, 2013

well right now nokia only has lumia line. before it was just as messed up as samsung. only one i could distinguish was N series. beside that everything was worst than samsung.

3. ocilfa

Posts: 334; Member since: Aug 03, 2012

What up with that picture?

5. Florin.T

Posts: 314; Member since: Dec 16, 2013

It's a blurred Galaxy S i9000.

10. Just.Saying

Posts: 132; Member since: Apr 04, 2013

The phone that got me hooked on Samsung

4. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

Who in their right mind wants the name, anyway?

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