Samsung Boasts Of Double-Data Speed Galaxy S4 Smartphone
Aside from churning out impressive, feature-packed technology that dominates the smartphone industry, Samsung is also adept at stirring up interest in what it has up its sleeve. Last month the South Korean electronics giant announced it was working on “5G” technology that would one day be several hundred times faster than 4G — a claim that was downplayed as “hyperbole” by Forbes contributor Nigam Arora.
A similar whiff of spin was evident in another recent announcement. Samsung’ mobile chief, JK Shin, told Reuters in an article published today that the company was preparing to launch a new version of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone, one that could transmit data at twice the normal speeds. The phone would be powered by a Qualcomm QCOM +1.12% processor and, according to Reuters, and use LTE-Advanced 4G technology. It would reportedly be available in South Korea as early as this month. Read More