The design concept of the Galaxy Note Edge
makes everyday tasks and multitasking easier and more efficient, echoing Samsung's consumer-centric approach that catapulted the Note to success.
is not for mass market and it will be available in limited quantity at a premium price, explained Yassine but didn't disclose its price.
The S6 Edge will run the same panel-based system that the Korean giant designed for the Galaxy Note Edge
. So, it will have all the panels from the Note Edge
Popal says Note Edge
will benefit the company's declining market share, maybe reduce its pace, but I don't think it's enough to overturn it in the long run.
Now in the fourth year, Samsung now lays claim to innovation with its Note Edge
.But notifications on the edge of a smartphone isn't new.
Taking advantage of the Note Edge
's very high resolution screen, Samsung launched the Gear VR, a pair of goggles that attach to the Note Edge
and turn the phone into a head-mounted virtual reality display similar to the Oculus Rift device that Facebook spent $US2 billion ($2.16 billion) to acquire this year.
The rumors also suggest that Samsung is working on the successor to its Galaxy Note Edge
There is also a very high possibility that the new smartphone will come with a curved display that was featured on the Galaxy Note Edge
and even the leaked image confirms this fact.
This is not the first time that Samsung would experiment with different kind of displays - the company released the (http://www.ibtimes.com/samsung-flexible-display-phone-release-date-set-samsung-galaxy-round-curved-display-device-announced) Galaxy Round curved smartphone in 2013 and the (http://www.ibtimes.com/samsung-release-galaxy-s8-s8-edge-note-7-note-7-edge-foldable-galaxy-x-2017-report-2369468) Galaxy Note Edge
with an edge display in 2014.
The Note Edge
is expected to arrive in India soon with a heavy price tag and it features similar hardware specs as the Note 4.