Oh well I suppose that sometimes, history just doesn’t set in long enough for it to be called history?
In case you hadn’t considered it yet, adding a metal edge to a Samsung Galaxy device makes it look a bit more like Apple’s(s aapl) iPhone 5s. And if that’s hard to imagine, don’t stress out your brain early in the week: Leaked pictures of the purported Galaxy Alpha handset show you what Samsung’s next phone may look like. Images were posted on China’s Weibo site on Sunday and noticed by G for Games.
Samsung has long been rumored to have a metal-edged phone in the works as a way to offset complaints that its high-end plastic phones feel cheap. Just last week, during a disappointing quarterly earnings call, Samsung’s mobile SVP Kim Hyun-joon said the company would launch a new handset with “new materials” before year’s end. That gives the leaked images some basis in reality, although this may not be the final design for the purported Galaxy Alpha…
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