Samsung acknowledges Galaxy S4 storage limitations

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Samsung may perhaps be riding on the highest of the charts because of all the success it's seen with the Galaxy S3 however it's been receiving quite an little bit of flak for the Galaxy S4, specially off late. the web is flooded with Galaxy S4 users whining regarding the dearth of internal storage on the sixteen GB version of the telephone set. Out of sixteen GB, solely regarding eight GB is obtainable to be used, because the rest is broken-backed up by Samsung's Touchwiz UI and alternative bloatware.

The complaints
are numerous then frequent that Samsung has had to take a seat up and brought note of them. tho' the school big has acknowledged the storage issue, it doesn't hint at any action it's going to go for rectify it.

Samsung spoke to Cnet
regarding the Galaxy S4'S storage drawback and explicit , 'For the Galaxy S4 16GB model, or so six.85GB occupies [the] system a part of internal memory, that is 1GB larger than that of the Galaxy S3, so as to supply [a] high resolution show and a lot of powerful options to our customers.' It went on to mention, 'To supply the final word mobile expertise to our users, Samsung provides [a] microSD slot on Galaxy S4 for extension of memory.'

Though
one amongst the differentiating options of the Galaxy S4 is its support for external memory enlargement, there ar limits to however helpful this kind of storage may be. tho' a microSD card will we have a tendency to accustomed store photos and videos, Samsung doesn't enable users to store apps on external memory. For apps then, solely slightly over eight GB of storage is obtainable on the sixteen GB Galaxy S4.

Samsung has
etched a distinct segment for itself in contrast to the other within the past year. it'll act, then, to handle problems like this one seriously if it needs to remain on the highest of the sport, given all the competition lurking within the wings.