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The Top 10 trending phones of week 20

The Top 10 trending phones of week 20

24 May, 2015 | comments (20)

In a week highlighted by the announcement of the Oppo R7 and R7 Plus duo, our traditional Top 10 trending chart sees mostly the same players at the top with a few popular models returning in the lower half of the table. The Top 10 trending phones...

Tags: Samsung, Asus, Apple, Yu, Lenovo


Samsung Z1 tops charts in Bangladesh in Q1

Samsung Z1 tops charts in Bangladesh in Q1

23 May, 2015 | comments (33)

Samsung's only Tizen-based smartphone, the Z1, was the top smartphone in Bangladesh in the first quarter of the ongoing year, according to a latest report from market research firm Counterpoint. The South Korean company captured the second...

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Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Plus quietly listed at $157 for India

Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Plus quietly listed at $157 for India

22 May, 2015 | comments (31)

Samsung carries several iterations of an entry-level to mid-range handsets in India. Its latest addition is the new Galaxy Grand Neo Plus GT-I9060, which quietly debuted in the country. The Grand Neo Plus is now listed at the official Samsung...

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Iron Man-themed Galaxy S6 Edge launching next week

Iron Man-themed Galaxy S6 Edge launching next week

22 May, 2015 | comments (18)

Samsung has announced that the Iron Man-themed version of the Galaxy S6 Edge will be launched next week. The announcement was made by the South Korean company in a Facebook post that included a photo offering a glimpse of the handset (see...

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Samsung's Galaxy J5, J7 pay a visit at TENAA

Samsung's Galaxy J5, J7 pay a visit at TENAA

22 May, 2015 | comments (3)

The Galaxy J is Samsung’s most recent smartphone series with Galaxy J1 being its first representative. We already learned that Samsung will add three more members to this Galaxy J group - J3, J5, and J7. Out of these three, the Galaxy J5...

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Samsung says no plans to bring new GS6 colour variants to Canada

Samsung says no plans to bring new GS6 colour variants to Canada

22 May, 2015 | comments (14)

Samsung has confirmed that the Galaxy S6 in Blue Topaz and S6 edge in Green Emerald, which were launched earlier this week, won't be available in Canada any-time soon. “Currently, we do not have any specific information on Canadian...

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Samsung tablet with Intel Atom x5 chip, 4GB RAM spotted

Samsung tablet with Intel Atom x5 chip, 4GB RAM spotted

21 May, 2015 | comments (25)

A Geekbench listing of a mysterious Samsung tablet codenamed CHOPIN-LTE made the rounds online. The slate houses a 64-bit Intel Atom x5-8500 chipset with 2.24 GHz quad-core CPU codenamed “Cherry Trail.” The silicon will utilize 14nm...


Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with a 5.5-inch screen after all

Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with a 5.5-inch screen after all

21 May, 2015 | comments (13)

The Samsung Galaxy A8 is the most recent member of the A-series, yet to become official. It's position at the top of the lineup led to suspicions that a 5.7-inch screen would be used, but a GFXBench listing aims to refute that claim. According to...


Samsung CEO denies Galaxy Note 5 July launch rumors

Samsung CEO denies Galaxy Note 5 July launch rumors

20 May, 2015 | comments (39)

Samsung's CEO J.K. Shin denied the recent rumors regarding the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy Note 5. Earlier some reports suggested the Galaxy S6 is doing underwhelming on the market. The rumors continued that the low sales may lead to early release of...

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Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with fingerprint sensor

Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with fingerprint sensor

20 May, 2015 | comments (31)

Earlier this year Samsung introduced its new Galaxy A-series smartphones that sport metallic properties and premium finish. After MWC 2015, a trademark filing revealed Samsung’s plans to add more devices to the A-series. Samsung launched the...


Android 5.0.2 update to arrive on Galaxy A5 and A7 next month

Android 5.0.2 update to arrive on Galaxy A5 and A7 next month

19 May, 2015 | comments (21)

Samsung's A series is naturally high up in the waiting list for Lollipop updates. The three metal devices have boon promised an Android 5.0.2 OTA and industry sources hint that it should start seeding pretty soon. The build in question already...


Samsung Galaxy S6 sales reach 10M, run behind schedule

Samsung Galaxy S6 sales reach 10M, run behind schedule

19 May, 2015 | comments (130)

The Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 edge range has reached 10 million units shipped worldwide, a senior Samsung executive was quoted as saying in Korean media. A precise date was not mentioned, but it's around a month or slightly more into the smartphones'...

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The Galaxy S6 Active will boast a QHD display, UAprof confirms

The Galaxy S6 Active will boast a QHD display, UAprof confirms

19 May, 2015 | comments (12)

It has become pretty clear that Samsung will not skip on an Active counterpart to this year's enormously successful flagship models. Yesterday the alleged Galaxy S6 Active was even spotted briefly in a device list on an official Samsung website, so,...


Apple's $930 million court winnings from Samsung reduced

Apple's $930 million court winnings from Samsung reduced

18 May, 2015 | comments (47)

Samsung and Apple have been tied up in court saga's for quite some time now. The two tech titans have been keeping their legal department busy with all sorts of copyright infringements and patent suits, but few can match the scale of the famous 2012...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Active spotted in official website listing

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active spotted in official website listing

18 May, 2015 | comments (22)

The Galaxy S6 Active has been the object of various rumors for quite some time now. The alleged devices has now been spotted on numerous occasions - in press images and live photos. It's specs have also leaked through the cracks, so, at this point,...


Samsung Galaxy S5 mini to get Android 5.0.1 Lollipop soon

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini to get Android 5.0.1 Lollipop soon

17 May, 2015 | comments (20)

Samsung has been rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop based firmware update for its Galaxy lineup of smartphones since early this year. Obviously the premium and high-end handsets were a priority but the other younger kins are not left...


Week 20 in review: Yu Yuphoria, Galaxy S6 Active, iPhone 6s

Week 20 in review: Yu Yuphoria, Galaxy S6 Active, iPhone 6s

17 May, 2015 | comments (15)

This week one of the youngest companies on the smartphone market made the biggest splash. Yu Yuphoria lived up to its name and shot up to second place in our weekly Top 10 with only the Samsung Galaxy S6 staying on top. If you somehow missed the...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 20

The Top 10 trending phones of week 20

17 May, 2015 | comments (18)

Another week has passed and it's time for our usual Top 10 trending chart. The Galaxy S6 remains in the lead, but tough times are coming for the Samsung flagship. The Top 10 trending phones chart is a recap list of the devices that gathered the...

Tags: Samsung, Yu, Asus, Apple, LG


Samsung to release another Edge model before the next Note Edge?

Samsung to release another Edge model before the next Note Edge?

16 May, 2015 | comments (53)

Samsung was faced with unexpectedly high demand for the Galaxy S6 edge which lead to the opening of another edge display factory ahead of schedule. The market's warm reception of the handset has allegedly inspired ideas for further expansion of the...


Samsung teases Galaxy S6 edge Iron Man edition

Samsung teases Galaxy S6 edge Iron Man edition

15 May, 2015 | comments (46)

The second Avengers movie - Age of Ultron - is out and Samsung will be soon launching a special edition of the Galaxy S6 edge to honor it. The limited model was teased on Twitter and will be apparently dedicated to Iron Man. This isn’t the...

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