Samsung makes a lot of different phones, almost all of them functionally identical Android devices with slight differences. Now it’s planning to streamline the number of smartphones it makes by at least a quarter.
Samsung’s got two new phones intended for emerging markets. They use the same body construction as the decidedly premium Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha.
Many of the new phones coming to the United States are big enough to demand two-handed usage. Consider this your guide to high-end smartphones that can still fit into a pair of skinny jeans.
Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Alpha, a new flagship phone that sacrifices a packed spec sheet for a more ergonomic experience. It is one of the few high-end Android phones this year with a screen under five inches.
Samsung announced its long-awaited metal-edged smartphone on Wednesday. It’s components are not as high-end as those found in the Galaxy S5, but it is a compelling device.
More photos of Samsung’s metallic Galaxy Alpha have leaked, and they further reveal an very thin device with a 4.7-inch screen.