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Leaked Samsung Galaxy S4 screenshots point at Smart Scroll and Smart Pause features

Ahead of next Thursday’s Samsung Galaxy S4 launch event, claimed Samsung Galaxy S4 screenshots have hit the web pointing at a selection of new features reportedly bound for the device.

With recent Samsung Galaxy S4 rumours having suggested that the handset will launch with new Smart Scroll features, which will use the handset’s forward-facing camera to automatically scroll through pages based on where the user’s eye is looking, latest leaks have backed up the past claims.

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Suggesting that the Samsung Galaxy S4 features list will see Smart Scroll capabilities paired with Smart Pause, a feature that will pause video content if the handset detects users looking away from the screen, the latest Samsung Galaxy S4 leaks add to mounting speculation surrounding the device ahead of the March 14 unveiling.

Offering further details on the claimed Samsung Galaxy S4 Smart Scroll features, the latest leaks have shown claimed screens from the mooted device suggesting users will be able to select what content is covered by Smart Scroll, including the likes of ‘Chrome web pages’ and ‘the body of Gmail messages’.

What’s more, it has been revealed that the Smart Scroll setting options will allow users “Select the speed of scrolling in smart screen,” as well as being able to “select how fast scrolling accelerates in smart screen based on the angle of your face.”

As well as teasing a selection of new Samsung Galaxy S4 features, the leaked screenshots, which have hit the web courtesy of repeated tipsters SamMobile, have also revealed the handset will boast a 1080p Full HD display and a widescreen aspect ratio.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Rumours

One of the most eagerly awaited devices in all the land, Samsung Galaxy S4 rumours have kicked into overdrive in recent weeks with the South Korean manufacturer revealing that a Samsung Galaxy S4 launch event will be held on March 14 in New York City. A Samsung Galaxy S4 release date is expected to follow sometime between April 15 and 22.

With reports of an inbound flexible display widely rubbished, recent Samsung Galaxy S4 rumours have suggested the handset will play host to a 4.99-inch 1080p Full HD display alongside 2GB of RAM and the CES 2013 unveiled Exynos 5 eight-core processor.

With a selection of leaked images claiming the handset will do away with its physical home button, the Samsung Galaxy S4 design is expected to see the handset feature a heavily reduced bezel, allowing the company to introduce a larger screen size without adding much to the handset’s form factor.

What do you make of the rumours Samsung Galaxy S4 Smart Scroll and Smart Pause features, intriguing addition or unnecessary gimmick? Let us know via the TrustedReviews Twitter and Facebook feeds or through the comment boxes below.

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