As has become a norm now, nearly every new flagship launch is followed by other companies taking potshots at it. Last year, we saw the likes of HTC and Nokia target Apple’s plastic iPhone 5C and the gold iPhone 5S. This time it is the newly launched Samsung Galaxy S5 that is the target. Also Read - Samsung and LG confirm presence at in-person CES 2022
The moment Samsung’s JK Shin unveiled the device, Nokia’s Twitter account put up a tweet saying, “Not the Samesung ;)” Almost at the same time, HTC too put up a tweet that read, “Buyers remorse: Coming Soon to S5 Owners.” Also Read - Galaxy S21 FE to support 25W charging but will Samsung put it in the box?
Stand out from the crowd! #MWC14 #UNPACKED pic.twitter.com/NFPTd5vNzV Also Read - Samsung Galaxy M32 launch in India next week: Top specs, price around Rs 15,000, more
— Nokia UK (@nokia_uk) February 24, 2014
— HTC (@htc) February 24, 2014