Samsung pours cold water on Galaxy S IV rumor
Samsung doesn’t plan to announce the Galaxy S IV at Mobile World Congress 2013, at least not officially. Speaking from a Twitter account yesterday, Samsung’s Samsung Tomorrow advised that yesterday’s hot rumor was just that, a rumor.
[알려드립니다] 일부 언론에서 보도한 ‘갤럭시 SⅢ 후속모델 출시 예정’ 이라는 추측은 단순루머일 뿐 사실이 아닙니다. 정해진 게 아무것도 없는데 왜 이런 소문이 퍼질까요 ㅜㅜ
— Samsung Electronics (@samsungtomorrow) September 18, 2012
If you’re not keen on your Korean, the statement above can be translated to “Please note that some media reported speculation that the Galaxy S Ⅲ subsequent models will be released “in a simple rumor is not true. Fixed’m not doing anything, why spread these rumors?”
Things seemed pretty strange to us yesterday when we first learned of the rumor, and we didn’t know how much credibility to put into the claim. Considering the Galaxy S III is selling like crazy right now, Samsung would cannibalize its own sales if word officially got out that something bigger and better was coming soon. Of course, that’s actually the case as we fully anticipate a Galaxy S IV (or S 4) in 2013. What’s more, we would be willing to bet that Samsung goes with a standalone event in the same manner as this year’s model.
You might also like
Amazon, as it is wont to do every so often, is offering up a handful of apps for free today. Instead of just one paid app being given away, Amazon
A recent screenshot of Rogers webpage taken by MobileSyrup.com shows us the prices of the Acer Liquid E and the Motorola Quench with and without a new 3 year plan.
We already saw the ‘Evolution of tablets’ video passing by, but Motorola seems to bring a whole new goodie at the CES in 2011, according to their website. It’s actually just a countdown to the CES but it has something fascinating with it, due to all the mysterious stuff around it.