Samsung's SM-G930 said to be a new high-end model, possibly a sequel to the Samsung Galaxy Round

Samsung's SM-G930 said to be a new high-end model, possibly a sequel to the Samsung Galaxy Round
A tweet from tipster @upleaks reveals that Samsung is working on a new high-end device with the model number SM-G930. The Samsung Galaxy S6 is expected to be the SM-G920 and the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge should be the SM-G925. After ruling out the new Galaxy S6 models that Sammy will introduce at MWC, is there a way that we can look at the past to predict the future? There absolutely is.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is the SM-G900. Adding 10 to that model number (just like the SM-G930 is 10 points above the Galaxy S6) gives us the SM-G910. Now if we can figure out what that model is, we would have a strong idea about the new high-end phone.

Sure enough, the SM-G910 is the Samsung Galaxy Round. Hmm. Seems to us that we could be seeing a new curved screen phone from Sammy. Keep in mind that unlike the LG G Flex 2, which bends in at the top and bottom, the Galaxy Round curves in from the sides.

So our projection calls for a sequel to the Samsung Galaxy Round. Will this be unveiled at MWC? We will know for sure on March 1st.

Thanks for the tip!

source: @upleaks via (translated)

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Galaxy Round
  • Display 5.7" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad-core, 2300 MHz
  • Storage 32GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2800 mAh(16h talk time)



1. sram145

Posts: 127; Member since: Dec 18, 2014

That curve is so weird.. i mean i can at least understand the curve in LG Flex which may give better viewing experience when playing games or watching movies.. But this curve??!!

6. vincelongman

Posts: 5814; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

Otherwise Apple will sue them for copying the iPhone 6+ curve

7. Macready

Posts: 1830; Member since: Dec 08, 2014

Both types of curves reduce reflections of surrounding light. The face is usually darker than the surroundings, especially outside and it's mostly the face that gets reflected this way. Thus better contrast, less reflections and better readable screen. Here's a full explanation of the benefits, including measurements regarding reflections:

9. vincelongman

Posts: 5814; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

That's quite an interesting read So I guess it might not be a gimmick after all

2. bubbadoes

Posts: 1225; Member since: May 03, 2012

omgosh!! another day. I guess the Edge was not enough... now a Galaxy Round. What's next Galaxy Circle

3. maherk

Posts: 7065; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

And why does more options bother you? Let me guess, because it is Samsung, right?

5. memeON1

Posts: 34; Member since: Nov 26, 2014

Galaxy Round came before the Edge....

10. g2a5b0e unregistered

The Galaxy Round came before the Edge.

4. Kishin

Posts: 706; Member since: May 30, 2013

I'm guessing S6 Round.

8. true1984

Posts: 871; Member since: May 23, 2012

i remember when the round was first announced and a few people were saying visibility would be better because of the shape. they never said why though...

11. j2001m

Posts: 3061; Member since: Apr 28, 2014

I be thinking it will just be the alte ver or something like that with 4kmscreen and so on just for sc

12. Alicia8870

Posts: 28; Member since: Feb 16, 2015

I think the round is kinda sorta goofy looking.

13. sniperdroid

Posts: 146; Member since: May 23, 2013

No! Stop Samsung! Just Stop! There's no benefit to the Galaxy round other than an awkwardly shaped phone in your pocket.

14. yoosufmuneer

Posts: 1518; Member since: Feb 14, 2015

Galaxy Round was an awesome phone! IMO it is better than Note Edge

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