This is probably the Samsung Galaxy S IV

More leaked images have virtually confirmed the design of the Samsung Galaxy S IV Android phone

Leaked images of the Samsung Galaxy S IV (Image credit: mobile.it168.com)

Leaked images of the Samsung Galaxy S IV (Image credit: mobile.it168.com)

Less than a day ahead of its official unveiling, more leaked images have virtually confirmed the design of the Samsung Galaxy S IV Android phone.

First discovered by US website The Verge, the images published on Chinese website mobile.it168.com are identical to earlier leaked photos of the device and confirm that the Galaxy S IV will retain a very similar look to its predecessor.

The new handset is designed in line with Samsung's Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II smartphones, utilising a similar plastic construction with removable back cover.

(Image credit: mobile.it168.com)
(Image credit: mobile.it168.com)

The phone appears to have a new pattern etched into the glossy plastic that adorns the front and back, while the side shows a brushed aluminium-style look. The latter appears to be the most significant design change.

The description of the leaked Galaxy S IV confirms it will be powered by a 1.8GHz Exynos 5410 Octa processor and 2GB of RAM, while the 16GB of internal memory will be expandable by a microSD card slot.

(Image credit: mobile.it168.com)
(Image credit: mobile.it168.com)

The Galaxy S IV will measure 7.7mm thick and weigh 138g. It will come with a 4.99in display with a full HD 1080p resolution and will also have a 13-megapixel camera, an upgrade from the Galaxy S III's 8-megapixel snapper.

The leaked images show a dual-SIM device, but this is likely to be a version specifically for the Chinese market.

(Image credit: mobile.it168.com)
(Image credit: mobile.it168.com)

The leaked information makes no reference to the rumoured eye scrolling feature but the Galaxy S IV will come with a feature called 'Air View Finger' . This feature will allow users to hover their finger over the screen to preview selected information on the phone, such as a video thumbnail or a calendar entry.

A similar feature is included in Samsung's Galaxy Note II Android phone but only works with the S Pen stylus, not a users' finger.

Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy S IV on Thursday 14 March (Friday 15 March, Australian time) at a press event in New York.

Do you think this is the Samsung Galaxy S IV? Are you impressed? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!

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