Samsung's Galaxy S IV could sport a camera to rival that of the just-announced HTC One. A major part of the Android 4.2 update was the inclusion of Photosphere, which lets you snap 360-degree shots.

Rumours are that Samsung is going to take advantage of the new tech in producing something called Samsung Orb with the Galaxy S IV. The new Samsung Orb tech will also embed itself into Facebook, in theory letting you share the big panoramic snaps.

At the moment Photosphere works with Google+, so Samsung's Facebook dealings would have panoramas covered on the other major social network. 

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Just how Samsung will tweak the tech remains to be seen, or if Samsung will be using Photosphere at all or developing its own proprietary tech.

Given the joys of the Ultrapixel and the HTC One's extremely qualified camera, we imagine these rumours of Samsung Orb are just part of the photo package the new phone will be shipping with.

Take things with a grain of salt though, as rumours for the Galaxy S IV right now are ten a penny. The one that has us most excited however is the 14 March launch date for the phone. Not long to wait now. - PAY MONTHLY PHONES The Samsung Galaxy S10+ is now available on EE who have been awarded the UK’s best network for the fifth year running. RootMetrics tested the four UK networks and EE was faster and more reliable than all of them, with better data performance. Their network has come a long way since they launched in 2012. Back then they had 11 UK cities covered by 4G. Today they cover most of the UK’s land mass, thanks to 19,000 state-of-the-art 4G sites. They’ve got faster, too – from 50Mbps to a maximum speed of 400Mbps. And they’re soon to experience even greater possibilities with the launch of 5G.

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