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Samsung stole its own design for the S5

26th February 2014, 03:50 AM   |  #1  
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Galaxy S II HD LTE remember this one?
Well the S5 looks exactly like it.

26th February 2014, 03:58 AM   |  #2  
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What's the point of this thread?
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26th February 2014, 04:14 AM   |  #3  
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What's the point of this thread?

To point out that Samsung is recycling its designs..
26th February 2014, 04:15 AM   |  #4  
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To point out that Samsung is recycling its designs..

Successful design.
26th February 2014, 06:20 AM   |  #5  
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Doesn't Apple do this every year?
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26th February 2014, 06:21 AM   |  #6  
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I wouldn't call it recycling, it's brand identity.

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Doesn't Apple do this every year?

ever since 2007
27th February 2014, 07:00 PM   |  #8  
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Doesn't Apple do this every year?

and then we have to ask, do any of the apple kids complain?!
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28th February 2014, 12:28 AM   |  #9  
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Why should they change the design? It just works and despite of what some "design purists" are going to say it's one of the best on the market. Keep in mind when looking at all those concept artworks that they are just that artworks and they don't have to acknowledge all the given limitations that exist in reality.
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Why should they change the design? It just works and despite of what some "design purists" are going to say it's one of the best on the market. Keep in mind when looking at all those concept artworks that they are just that artworks and they don't have to acknowledge all the given limitations that exist in reality.

Since Samsung has been awarded with some patents it may change in the future, but I agree with you, it just works, having a front button to wake up the phone is great.

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