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A new Samsung flagship is reportedly in the works

When the rumors about the Samsung Galaxy S5 first started raining down upon us, we were pelted with hopes of a metal body and a gorgeous QHD display. When the smartphone was officially announced, we were greeted with what was more evolution than revolution — that meant a slight bump in screen size to 5.1 inches, the same 1080p resolution, and a body that was still constructed primarily of plastic.

 
We’re now getting a few more glimpses of the next Samsung “flagship” with specs matching what people were first expecting with the Galaxy S5. The so-called Galaxy F will reportedly be announced in September according to serial leaker @evleaks.

 
Reports suggest that the Galaxy F will come equipped with a QHD (2560x1440) display like the LG G3, and will actually sport a full metal back (unlike the faux-metallic G3). There are also reports that a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor will be onboard to provide not only faster processing speeds to fuel the QHD display, but also a fast onboard modem courtesy of the 225Mbps LTE-A Qualcomm MDM9635.

Source: Evleaks



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RE: So it has come to this now?
By Spuke on 6/16/2014 12:42:10 PM , Rating: 2
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I have my LGG2 and love it. Would I love an LGG3 even more? Sure, but not enough to pay the extra money at this point.
I have a G2 also and am perfectly happy with it. Not sure I want the G3 even if my contract was up.


RE: So it has come to this now?
By retrospooty on 6/16/2014 3:22:21 PM , Rating: 2
I have a G2 and am getting a G3 for sure... But only because I get one every year on our corp account and Verizon knocks it down to every 10 months.

If it were my own 2 year contract, I would be fine with waiting. The G2 is a great phone today and will still be great through 2015. The G3's existence simple doesn't affect it.


RE: So it has come to this now?
By Spuke on 6/16/2014 5:02:30 PM , Rating: 2
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I have a G2 and am getting a G3 for sure... But only because I get one every year on our corp account and Verizon knocks it down to every 10 months.
That's a sweet deal!


RE: So it has come to this now?
By retrospooty on 6/16/2014 6:16:56 PM , Rating: 2
Ya, it is... I am not sure if its on all corp accounts or what, we aren't a huge company with any special perks. We have 600 total people so I assume its for all corp accounts...

Anyhow, on our Verizon portal, when we buy a phone we get the standard 2yr contract at the standard price ($199 for starting high end phone) For an extra $20 we can change the contract terms from 2 to 1 year. Then by default Verizon always shaves 2 months off. So the 1 year is now 10 months before I am eligible for upgrade. My G2 costed $219 for a 10 month contract... Now in July its up and my G3 will also be $219 and I will be eligible in May '15. Whoot!


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