Samsung Galaxy S4 is not a “game-changer” said Brian White analyst of the company’s Topeka Capital Markets. The expert noted that the smartphone is released in response to the iPhone 5, this phone is a less-developed and easily yield sales iPhone 5S, which is expected to launch in a few months after the start of sales of Galaxy S4.
According to White, one of the strengths of the Galaxy S4 is a screen with a resolution of 441 ppi, which is higher than the iPhone 5 (326 ppi). But in other respects he called Galaxy S4 «heavier, thicker and bulkier” than the flagship phone Apple. The expert noted that the iPhone 5 is 18% thinner and 20% lighter than its predecessor, iPhone 4S. While Samsung has been making only 8 per cent reduction in thickness and a 2 percent weight reduction compared to the Galaxy S III.
As for the plastic housing Galaxy S IV, and then it does “not comparable” with solid aluminum construction iPhone 5, the expert said.
“We’re amazed through how analysts and the media have grew to become on Apple all through the up to date inventory downdrafts with statements that Samsung is ‘out-innovating’ Apple,” White mentioned. “One would imagine that Samsung is crushing Apple within the cell phone market. We consider that is full nonsense”- mentioned White.
Remained disillusioned concerning the Galaxy S4, Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray. After the announcement of the brand new good telephone, he stated that, in his opinion, the section of excessive-finish smartphone Apple in 2013, is still with out severe competitors.