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Old October 19th, 2013, 02:20 PM   #52 (permalink)
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Why does the US always seem to be the last country to get these things?
The US models are minority variants of the worldwide, International, S4 versions, see 18 Galaxy S4 models - know yours?. They are also carrier branded which means that the firmware goes to the carriers from Samsung for them to add their bloatware and then have to be returned to Samsung when this has been done for release.
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