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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders sold out in South Korea

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders sold out in South Korea

23 September, 2014 | comments (23)

Mere hours ago we told you about Samsung's plan of countering the great publicity (and great sales numbers) of Apple's two new smartphones by launching the Galaxy Note 4 phablet earlier than anticipated. The handset is due to become available in the...

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Samsung acts on Apple threat, launches Galaxy Note 4 earlier

Samsung acts on Apple threat, launches Galaxy Note 4 earlier

23 September, 2014 | comments (135)

Apple has sold more than 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones in their opening weekend and Samsung isn't too pleased about the news. As a result, the company is moving the launch date for the Galaxy Note 4 forward. The phablet will...

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Korean Samsung Galaxy S III receives Android 4.4.4 KitKat

Korean Samsung Galaxy S III receives Android 4.4.4 KitKat

23 September, 2014 | comments (46)

Samsung has issued a software update for the Korean version of the Galaxy S III (SHV-E210S), bumping it to Android 4.4.4 KitKat. The latest version of Android comes to the device ten months after it received Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. The...

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha will be out at AT&T on September 26

Samsung Galaxy Alpha will be out at AT&T on September 26

22 September, 2014 | comments (14)

Just a few days ago we told you about the Samsung Galaxy Alpha being unofficially sold in the US by one online retailer. Back then we had no knowledge of the device heading to any of the US carriers, but today AT&T announced that it would be selling...

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Samsung Galaxy A7 (SM-A700) enters India for R&D

Samsung Galaxy A7 (SM-A700) enters India for R&D

22 September, 2014 | comments (14)

The Samsung Galaxy A5 got pretty comprehensively leaked last week, with images showing it in the wild having been made public. We also found out that there would be a Galaxy A3 too, thanks to a user agent profile. But those two won't be the only...

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Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 shows up on official Thailand site

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 shows up on official Thailand site

21 September, 2014 | comments (34)

The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 has popped up on Samsung's official website for Thailand where Samsung lists a lot of details along with product images and specs for the device. The Galaxy Mega 2 has been on sale in Malaysia and even Thailand for...

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Samsung sold one million Galaxy S5 units in Germany

Samsung sold one million Galaxy S5 units in Germany

19 September, 2014 | comments (51)

Samsung announced that it sold one million Galaxy S5 units in Germany. Coincidentally (or not?), the Korean giant delivered the news about its achievement the same day Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus became officially available (Germany is one of...

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New Samsung smartwatch to have fingerprint scanner

New Samsung smartwatch to have fingerprint scanner

19 September, 2014 | comments (31)

This year, Samsung's definitely been active in the nascent smartwatch space. It unveiled the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo (both pictured below), Gear Live, and Gear S so far. But next year the company may be taking its smartwatch efforts to the next...

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Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A300) revealed in User Agent profile

Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A300) revealed in User Agent profile

19 September, 2014 | comments (20)

It seems that there are two Galaxy Alpha siblings in the works the Galaxy A5 and now the Galaxy A3 (aka SM-A300). This one packs a 64-bit processor but curiously is close to low-end in most of its specs. A GFX Bench info page reveals a 4.8"...


More Samsung Galaxy A5 (SM-A500) photos appear

More Samsung Galaxy A5 (SM-A500) photos appear

19 September, 2014 | comments (33)

The second entry of the Alpha series has leaked yet again, this time with photos in the wild. The Samsung SM-A500 (or A5000) will likely be unveiled as the Galaxy A5 and will be thin and light like the Galaxy Alpha but with mid-range specs. The...


Apple starts retail sales of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Apple starts retail sales of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

19 September, 2014 | comments (66)

Pre-orders for the new Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus started a week ago but some people prefer to buy their gadgets in person. The lines are long though, as usual, and many people in line have been queueing for a couple of days now. Apple is...

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Samsung to launch Tizen smartphone in India by November

Samsung to launch Tizen smartphone in India by November

19 September, 2014 | comments (20)

The oft-troubled Tizen platform from Samsung - seemingly in perpetual limbo between 'coming soon' and 'probably not' - has received yet another ray of hope in light of the recently cancelled Samsung Z project. Reports out of India indicate that...

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha is now unofficially available in the US

Samsung Galaxy Alpha is now unofficially available in the US

18 September, 2014 | comments (44)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha made its way to the United States, albeit unofficially. The online retailer Expansys has listed the sleek-looking, metal-clad smartphone as available to ship across the Atlantic. The compact flagship is priced at $699.99...

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Galaxy S5 and Note 4 may get Android L by early December

Galaxy S5 and Note 4 may get Android L by early December

18 September, 2014 | comments (35)

Android L is undoubtedly going to be released by Google before the end of this year, and as more time passes you might be inclined to ask yourself when or if your particular device will get updated. With Samsung's Galaxy S5 and Note 4, it's clearly...


Galaxy Note 4 hits the US on October 14, pre-orders imminent

Galaxy Note 4 hits the US on October 14, pre-orders imminent

18 September, 2014 | comments (55)

Similarly to its UK pre-order campaign, the Galaxy Note 4 will become available for preliminary orders tomorrow in the US as well. US carriers AT&T and T-Mobile join in on the fun, too. Unlike AT&T, which opens pre-orders of the phone...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 UK pre-orders start tomorrow

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 UK pre-orders start tomorrow

18 September, 2014 | comments (30)

Samsung has officially announced Galaxy Note 4 availability details for the UK market. The phablet's pre-orders will start tomorrow, September 19 from Samsung's retail stores in the country. Retailers Three, Carphone Warehouse, Clove and other...

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Sony Xperia Z3 UK contract prices revealed: free from 28 monthly

Sony Xperia Z3 UK contract prices revealed: free from 28 monthly

18 September, 2014 | comments (21)

The Sony Xperia Z3 is now offered on contract in the United Kingdom with O2, Vodafone and Everything Everywhere. The contract prices are available to see from a number of online retailers like Mobiles UK, Clove and CarphoneWarehouse. Prices start...

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Samsung SM-A500 passes through TENAA

Samsung SM-A500 passes through TENAA

18 September, 2014 | comments (24)

The Samsung SM-A500 has passed by TENAA and has left behind photos and specifications. The phone is expected to be a mid-range Alpha premium build, a 5" Super AMOLED screen with 720p resolution and a Snapdragon 400 chipset. The TENAA info...

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Note Edge won't be cheap, Note 4 lands in China on the 26th

Note Edge won't be cheap, Note 4 lands in China on the 26th

17 September, 2014 | comments (44)

The recently announced Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is already up for pre-order in Germany, though it's been priced at a rather insane 1,000. It turns out, however, that it might actually be that expensive. Over in China, an employee at the...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to hit South Korea this month

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to hit South Korea this month

17 September, 2014 | comments (28)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is rumored to launch by the end of September in South Korea. SK Telecom is allegedly launching the phone's pre-order campaign tomorrow alongside its competitor carries KT and LG U+. September 26 is touted as the...

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