Possible Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo on the cards?

Possible Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo on the cards?Samsung may have ended months of speculation by announcing the Galaxy S5 smartphone at MWC 2014 last month, but being Samsung that was just the start of the fun.

What comes next is an endless array of spin-offs and variations all offering a slight variation on the basic Galaxy S5 template. It started with the potential Galaxy S5 mini the other day, and now we're hearing the Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo could also be on the way soon.

That's what one source reckons a device called the SM-G800F will be officially titled when it emerges over the next few months.

The handset in question has been flagged up by import/export site Zauba heading into India from South Korea for R&D testing – just like the SM-G870A was last week.

The only detail to be gleaned from the listing is the SM-G800F's stated value of INR 31,790, but German site KopenGalaxyS5 has crunched some numbers and reckons the INR 1271 difference between the G800F's stated value and the INR 33,061 listed for the Galaxy S5 is in keeping with the difference between the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Note 3 Neo.

That's compared to the far lower INR 22,253 we saw the other day for the SM-G870A - the potential Galaxy S5 mini.

Of course, the beauty of Samsung's product strategy is that even if this isn't the Galaxy S5 Neo, you just know it'll be along at some point. Along with the Mini, the Active, the Zoom, the LTE-A, the...

Via Phone Arena

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JanSt / MOD  Mar. 12, 2014 at 15:15


Samsung has lost the ability to stir any of the interest bits at the bottom of my barrel.

Maybe one day...


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