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Samsung have been milking their customers a lot more than Apple has been recently.
    
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This isn't a joke. They actually named this thing S5 Plus.

Absolutely shameless. BTW, the origin of the "S" was 3G"S", 4"S" etc.
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So no metal-rim like the Alpha ?! That's the only thing I dislike about my S5
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Originally Posted by andrews2547 View Post

Samsung have been milking their customers a lot more than Apple has been recently.

Not sure why people are criticizing samsung for updating their phone with the latest hardware. Samsung is not forcing you to buy any newer phone anyway. If you already own S5 then you can just keep it, it is not worth upgrading to S5 plus. But some people like me still own older phones like S3, and S5 plus is going to be better upgrade to me than older S5



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I hate how Samsung makes their own technology obsolete so fast. Doesn't make me feel good purchasing Samsung devices.

You hate samsung for updating S5 with latest technology ?


Even sony latest phone Xperia Z3 which came out out month ago is still using older Snapdragon 801 and thats same ARM soc used by the original Galaxy S5


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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post

805 with 1080p is better then 1440p. The problem ia that 810 will be a much better upgrade.

810 won't come out until 2015

I think galaxy S6 and note 5 will probably have 810
Edited by ThePath - 10/23/14 at 10:02am
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I am very tempted to get a S5. Although, the S6 seems much more future proof but in such a long time! My S3 is really feeling old.

S3 charging port is impossible to fix after it goes out (except if your a master solder guy and its like the 360 fix, only work for a little while).

S4 charge port is easily replaceable, as with Note 2,Note 3.
    
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Not sure why people are criticizing samsung for updating their phone with the latest hardware. Samsung is not forcing you to buy any newer phone anyway. If you already own S5 then you can just keep it, it is not worth upgrading to S5 plus
You hate samsung for updating S5 with latest technology ?


Even sony latest phone Xperia Z3 which came out out month ago is still using older Snapdragon 801 and thats same ARM soc used by the original Galaxy S5
810 won't come out until 2015

I think galaxy S6 and note 5 will probably have 810

They attempt to make their older hardware obsolete really quickly (the S5 has only been out for 10 months). And I wasn't just talking about this phone. There have been the S5, S5 mini, S5 active, S5 sport and now the S5 plus.

They should have just waited 3-4 months then used the same CPU in the S6 with other hardware upgrade over the S5
    
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So when is the S6 supposed to be out?
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So when is the S6 supposed to be out?

They are going with a 12-14 month release for new models. The S6 should be released in 3-4 months.
    
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They attempt to make their older hardware obsolete really quickly (the S5 has only been out for 10 months). And I wasn't just talking about this phone. There have been the S5, S5 mini, S5 active, S5 sport and now the S5 plus.

They should have just waited 3-4 months then used the same CPU in the S6 with other hardware upgrade over the S5

This doesn't make the S5 obsolete. Its still a high end device. People are going to complain that manufactures are upgrading their products? LOL.
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Well that was... Sort of useless.

Better graphics card and processor seems good enough for me. Its not like they are calling it the s6 , the s5+ makes sense. If you have an S5 already, S5+ seems a bit excessive, but you know some people will still buy it. But if your rocking an S4... well S5+ beats the S5. They also support LTE 225Mbps connections. So, kinda reminds me of apples 3g to 3gs or whatever it was.
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