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Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge US pre-orders open tomorrow

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge US pre-orders open tomorrow

26 March, 2015 | comments (10)

Samsung announced the availability for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge for the United States. Quite expectedly the flagship duo will be released on April 10, while the pre-orders open tomorrow - March 27. All US carriers will be offering the...


Samsung to bring back the microSD slot with the S6 Active

Samsung to bring back the microSD slot with the S6 Active

26 March, 2015 | comments (59)

Samsung Galaxy S6 turned out not the flagship many was hoping for. It ditched the SD expansion slot the water protection and removable battery for good, in favor of refined design and improved user experience. Now that those features are a lost...


Samsung plans to triple the production of Galaxy S6 edge

Samsung plans to triple the production of Galaxy S6 edge

26 March, 2015 | comments (25)

The special sibling to Samsung's latest flagship, the Galaxy S6 edge, is apparently even hotter than the company had foreseen. After forecasts by market analysts reached a 55M total Galaxy S6 units sold throughout the year, the Korean giant is...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo to get Lollipop later this year

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo to get Lollipop later this year

25 March, 2015 | comments (19)

Before you think Samsung has forgotten about the lesser known cousin of the Note 3, the Galaxy Note 3 Neo, think again. The company's French Twitter account responded to a query about the Lollipop update for the device, confirming that the update is...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for AT&T gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for AT&T gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

24 March, 2015 | comments (13)

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 for AT&T isn’t alone in getting Android Lollipop today. The carrier version of the phablet’s predecessor, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 also began receiving Android 5.0. With a size of 1.2GB, the Android 5.0 update for Galaxy...


AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 receives Lollipop update

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 receives Lollipop update

24 March, 2015 | comments (45)

Following a few previous rollouts across the world, AT&T's version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now in the process of receiving its update to Android 5.0 Lollipop. The carrier has posted the relevant documentation on its website, and the...


Samsung I9500 Galaxy S4 gets update with new KNOX, mute

Samsung I9500 Galaxy S4 gets update with new KNOX, mute

24 March, 2015 | comments (56)

The Samsung I9500 Galaxy S5 received Android 5.0 Lollipop early this year, a hefty 1.05GB update. Now it's receiving a smaller update, which keeps the Android version at 5.0.1, but Samsung KNOX goes from version 1.0 to v2.0. Another change is...


Samsung building a foldable phone, LG on transparent screens

Samsung building a foldable phone, LG on transparent screens

24 March, 2015 | comments (51)

Samsung is releasing the occasional flip smartphone, but those are niche products with limited availability and appeal. A Samsung official revealed that the company has a plant to leverage its bendable display technology to create foldable...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Duos pops up in Russian online store

Samsung Galaxy S6 Duos pops up in Russian online store

23 March, 2015 | comments (24)

The eagerly-anticipated Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are set to hit stores in April and after a record number of preorders, it seems neither users, nor retailers can wait to finally get their hands on Samsung's latest flagship devices. And while we...


Galaxy Tab S 10.5 gets Android 5.0.2, France is first

Galaxy Tab S 10.5 gets Android 5.0.2, France is first

23 March, 2015 | comments (23)

Samsung has started rolling out the Lollipop update for the Galaxy Tab S 10.5, which was released back in July last year. The update comes in the form of Android 5.0.2, and is currently only available in France. The over the air update is...

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Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge launched in India

Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge launched in India

23 March, 2015 | comments (128)

Samsung has formally announced the new flagship devices - Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge in India. The Galaxy S6 will be offered in three storage options - 32 GB for INR 49,900 ($800), 64 GB for INR 55,900 ($894) and 128 GB for INR61,900 ($993). The...

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Galaxy J1 now available for purchase in the Philippines

Galaxy J1 now available for purchase in the Philippines

23 March, 2015 | comments (19)

Samsung's Galaxy J1, which was announced back in January this year, is now available for purchase in the Philippines. The device is priced at 5,490 Philippine pesos, or around $123. The affordable handset is already available in India and...

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Check out the new phones and tablets of the week

Check out the new phones and tablets of the week

22 March, 2015 | comments (11)

Understandably, the aftermath of MWC 2015 hasn't seem much new hardware. It is only natural that the event exhausted manufacturers, so we haven’t really been getting a lot of device announcement lately. This week, however, there has been some new...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 12

The Top 10 trending phones of week 12

22 March, 2015 | comments (22)

For yet another week, the top trending phones chart has been dominated by Samsung and, more specifically, the company’s latest flagship device – the Galaxy S6. The handset has been generating so much attention after its announcement at MWC 2015,...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Asus, HTC


Samsung Galaxy S5 getting Lollipop OTA update in India

Samsung Galaxy S5 getting Lollipop OTA update in India

22 March, 2015 | comments (150)

Samsung had began rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its Galaxy smartphone lineup. Now the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S5 owners in India are getting the Lollipop OTA update. The Exynos powered Galaxy S5 G900H is getting the Lollipop...

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Nexus 10 is getting Android 5.1 Lollipop update

Nexus 10 is getting Android 5.1 Lollipop update

22 March, 2015 | comments (24)

Google recently pushed the factory images of the Android 5.1 Lollipop and even released it to numerous devices including the Nexus 5. Now the tablets are going to get the Android 5.1 update starting off with the Nexus 10 tablet. The Nexus 10...

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Lollipop for Galaxy A series in the works, no plans for 5.1 just yet

Lollipop for Galaxy A series in the works, no plans for 5.1 just yet

20 March, 2015 | comments (35)

Samsung is reportedly working on the Lollipop updates for all Galaxy A smartphones. The firmwares for the Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7 will be based on Android 5.0 Lollipop. There is no word on the Galaxy Alpha - Samsung previously announced...


Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge pre-orders now open in the UK

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge pre-orders now open in the UK

20 March, 2015 | comments (43)

UK residents who have been saving their quid in wait for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge can now pre-order their flagship of choice. All major carriers and retailers have offers for both devices for your consideration. Carrier EE...

Tags: Samsung, EE, Vodafone, O2


Galaxy S6, S6 Edge Philippines release set for April 18

Galaxy S6, S6 Edge Philippines release set for April 18

20 March, 2015 | comments (47)

The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, which are set to go on sale in 20 countries on April 10, will be available for purchase in Philippines on April 18, the South Korean company has confirmed. As for the price, the 32GB and 64GB models of the S6 will...

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Samsung to sell 55M Galaxy S6 and S6 edge units this year

Samsung to sell 55M Galaxy S6 and S6 edge units this year

20 March, 2015 | comments (91)

Analysts are still revising the expectations for how Samsung's new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge power duo will perform this year. Forecasts began at 38 million, but then a Citibank analysts pushed them up to 46 million. Now Yonhap News is quoting...

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