Samsung Galaxy S IV press release shot leaked!

The blog specifies the similarity between the design based on the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Premier, attributing a hint of authenticity to the leaked picture.

Updated: Jan 07, 2013, 11:18 AM IST

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Zeebiz Bureau

London: An image claiming to be of the new Samsung Galaxy S IV has been leaked online.

The image shows only minor cosmetic differences to the Galaxy S III., that posted the picture, claimed it originated from an insider at Samsung, but could not confirm the specifications of the device or any further details.

According to the Telegraph, a major change shown on the leaked image is the absence of physical buttons from the front of the device and a taller screen.

The photo is the first purported image of Samsung''s next iPhone-challenger, the successor to last year''s best-selling Galaxy S III.

Samsung became the top selling phone handset maker in the world in 2012, with sales of the Galaxy range of smartphones leading the companies net profit up 91 per cent year-on-year at the end of its third quarter, the paper said.

Over the course of the year Samsung added two new phones to the Galaxy S line, the S III and S III mini.

According to the paper, the Galaxy S III sold more than 30 million handsets in just seven months.

The rumoured specifications of the Galaxy S IV are also given:

Processor - Exynos 5450 Quad-Core CPU clocked at 2.0GHz

Operating System - Android 4.2.1 (Out of the box)

Graphics - Mali-T658 GPU


Display - 4.99-inch SuperAMOLED FULL HD resolution (1080×1920) Screen

Camera(s) - 13 megapixel Rear Facing Camera and 2 megapixel Front Facing Camera

With ANI inputs