Quickly after the South Korea-based totally cellphone maker offered the Samsung Galaxy S4 flagship, a rugged Galaxy S4 variant noticed the sunshine of day, dubbed Galaxy S4 Energetic. If a brand new rumor proves correct Samsung will now not launch Energetic variations of its present excessive-finish smartphones.
ETNews Korean newsletter writes that the Samsung Galaxy S5 would be the firm’s first flagship smartphone to come back with water and mud proof capabilities. No, apparently it’s going to no longer be an underspeced terminal just like the Galaxy S4 Lively, because the water and dustproof performance will probably be utilized to the usual Galaxy S5 adaptation.
You most likely are privy to the truth that Sony’s excessive-finish smartphones launched this yr come are each water and dirt resistant, with Xperia Z, Xperia Z Extremely, and the just lately introduced Xperia Z1 amongst them. Smartly, it looks as if Samsung goals to tackle Sony’s rugged flagships.
However why did Samsung made up our minds to alter their design? Some say, that the Galaxy S4 Energetic is extra in style than Samsung anticipated, whereas others say that the South Korean firm would wish to alternate the republic’s opinion about their handsets being “much less top rate” than the likes of HTC, Apple, Nokia, or Sony.
The sources quoted via ETNews additionally declare that Sammy is at the moment checking out new supplies for the Galaxy S5′s case and that modifications within the provide chain. In fact, there’s no strong proof of a rugged Galaxy S5, accordingly we’re advising you to take the rumor with a pinch of salt.
Would a water and mud proof Samsung Galaxy S5 make feel? In fact it might. To start with it might entice the purchasers looking for a rugged excessive-finish smartphone just like the Xperia Z1 (or its successors). 2nd it will make Samsung a real top rate smartphone maker given the supplies used to construct the tool (glass and aluminum are possibly for use). 1/3, it might make the Apple buyers (who’re so in love with iPhone’s aluminum case) believe the Galaxy S5 over the following-gen iPhone.
What about you? Would you revel in a water and mud proof Samsung flagship with a top class-taking a look case?