Samsung's Apple-like phone leasing program to reportedly launch alongside Galaxy S7

27 January, 2016
The program will allow you to upgrade your Samsung device every year.

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  • Hook

fog, 27 Jan 2016This is too much now.. have some self respect shamesung!Come on, leasing isn't an Apple invention...

  • AnonD-103916

yeah this is samphong ...SMH ^_^

  • AnonD-120539

AnonD-77443, 27 Jan 2016Ok, .... lets look at a few things apple has copied from android... moreApple has a patent on PIP.
http://www.freepatentsonline.com/y2011/0102671.h­tml

  • fog

This is too much now.. have some self respect shamesung!

All those companies copy each other ideas but it is undeniable that samsung is always waiting for apple moves before making their next moves

  • JosQi

go look at Meizu. it launched before iphone 6. but iphone 6 look like meizu.

  • Anonymous

http://www.sammobile.com/2016/01/26/samsungs-rd-­spending-was-over-14-billion-in-2015/

14 billion compared to 6billion is not cheap....

  • Anonymous

The thing is, its a good idea for the people that want the latest phones, seeing as all contracts are 24months unless you pay a premium

  • abc

AnonD-364786, 27 Jan 2016there is nothing in this world that samsung cant copy !!!that's the reality. copying is easier and cheaper than inventing.

  • Anonymous

AnonD-77443, 27 Jan 2016Ok, .... lets look at a few things apple has copied from android... moresplit screen - maybe
multitask - already have but not same kind like android
pic in pic - yes
low power mode - seriously ? its just like u said apple copy phone call feature
keyboard shortcut - if not mistaken symbian already have that feature
widget - did ur android widget on notification ?

end of the day , they give lot of idea but waiting apple to copy that. then they can copy back how apple did.

  • AnonD-77443

AnonD-364786, 27 Jan 2016there is nothing in this world that samsung cant copy !!!Ok, .... lets look at a few things apple has copied from android recently.

Split Screen and multi tasking
Picture in picture
Spotlight
Low power mode
Keyboard short cuts
Widgets

At the end of the day all companies come up with good ideas... putting patents on minor "inventions" only means products aren't as good for the end user.

  • Nerdie

AnonD-364786, 27 Jan 2016there is nothing in this world that samsung cant copy !!!So does Apple...and everyone else ... and to think this is new stuff makes me laugh even more

  • AnonD-364786

there is nothing in this world that samsung cant copy !!!

  • AnonD-362866

Zenodroid, 27 Jan 2016Lol. Denmark has been doing such for years now. So, Apple actual... moreYou mistake carrier deals with OEM deals.

Lol. Denmark has been doing such for years now. So, Apple actually stole the idea from Denmark, and then Samsung borrowed it from Apple. FYI, try to look beyond your borders next time you try to make news.