Lots of rumors stormed on the internet about the possible next generation Samsung Galaxy. The wait is over with the announcements made Thursday event at Radio City Music Hall in New York. The smartphone comes fully loaded with features advanced technology that can challenge Apple's iPhone.
The specifications of the new device are more than promising and they represent one of the best in the industry for cutting-edge technology. Comes with a new design, lighter and a step up from its predecessor. It has a super-wide larger fully high definition AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode) screen, which is a type of display technology commonly used in mobile devices and televisions.
“Developed to redefine the way we live, the GALAXY S 4 makes every moment of our life meaningful. It understands the value of relationships, enables true connections with friends and family, and believes in the importance of effortless experience. Highly crafted design with a larger screen and battery, thin bezel, housed in a light 130g and slim 7.9mm chassis. The new Samsung GALAXY S 4 is slimmer, yet stronger,” according to Samsung Mobile Press release.
Rumors have been brewing on Apple's corner for some time after the release of the iPhone 5, which also became perhaps the company's best selling to date. The time will come for Apple to confirm if another successful iPhone model is going to be announced. Can they overcome the surge for Samsung's already impressive product line?
Aside from all of the articles obsessing about the specs of the Samsung Galaxy S 4 the concept built around could be very tempting for smartphone consumers. They deem the “Galaxy S 4 gets you closer to what matters in life, and brings your world together.” Its a very fresh concept to pitch, simple yet drawing a parallel to Apple's marketing slogan “Think Different”.
By no means is Samsung mimicking Apple in its idea for the product. Rather its using an effective strategy embedded in the idea for this Samsung model, and meant to create excitement for this revolutionary smartphone.
PC Magazine published a side-by-side comparison for the Samsung Galaxy S 4 and the iPhone 5. Click here for the details. In four categories the Samsung model vanquishes Apple's iPhone 5 are the following: Processor speed (1.9 GZ), Screen size (5 inches), Camera Resolution (13 MP Rear; 2 MP Front-Facing) , and video camera resolution (1080p Rear; 1080p Front-Facing ).
So when the phone is available for purchase we must carefully look at the number of units sold. That will shape the entire story. Let's not forget Apple has greater number of Apps thanks to its App Store, a successful tablet (the iPad), and is a huge selling point for consumers utilizing these gadgets.