Samsung’s Galaxy S6 may have a wrap-round show, says Bloomberg
Samsung thinks the weird curved display adorning its Galaxy Word Edge is the best way to fight its sliding smartphone fortunes, in response to a report from Bloomberg. It stated the Korean firm will launch a 5.1-inch Galaxy S6 that may curve down each side of the display, moderately than simply the correct just like the Edge. Nevertheless, it is also hedging its bets by releasing a second 5.1-inch Galaxy S6 mannequin with a daily display. There are not any different particulars concerning the units, however each will reportedly be unveiled at Samsung’s Cellular World Congress occasion on March 1st in Barcelona.
Each telephones are stated to be following within the Galaxy Notice four’s footsteps with all-metallic our bodies. As well as, the rumor mill has Samsung dropping Qualcomm’s troubled Snapdragon 810 processor in favor of its personal excessive-finish Exynos 7420 mannequin (Samsung additionally builds a few of Apple’s A8 iPhone chips). If a speculative AnTuTu benchmark is correct, the remainder of the specs might be equally majestic with a Quad HD (2,560 x 1,440) display, sixteen-megapixel digital camera and Android 5.02 (Lollipop). That stated, such studies are comparatively straightforward to pretend, so we would not stake our lives on that information.
The curved display on the Galaxy Observe Edge is gorgeous, however makes the telephone costly.
Samsung has been battling Apple for smartphone share, but in addition corporations like Xiaomi and Lenovo in China. It just lately despatched out invites for its “What’s Subsequent” March 1st Unpacking occasion in Barcelona, which strongly hinted at a curved display. We discovered the multi-display idea to be a combined bag on the Galaxy Observe Edge — it appears lovely, however nonetheless lacks utility and makes the telephone costly in comparison with a daily Galaxy Observe four. Assuming the rumors pan out, it’s going to be very fascinating to see if the corporate can deliver any new options (and hopefully a brand new, smaller worth) to such a display for its prime Galaxy mannequin.