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Samsung releases Bada SDK beta 2 to all developers

Samsung releases Bada SDK beta 2 to all developers

07 May, 2010 | comments (53)

Today Samsung releases beta 2 of their Bada SDK. You may now start creating your Bada apps and then deploy them on the first Bada phone – the S8500 Wave. The SDK includes the IDE (integrated development environment), Simulator, UI builder,...


New Samsung S8500 Wave camera samples here to impress

New Samsung S8500 Wave camera samples here to impress

03 May, 2010 | comments (100)

The Samsung S8500 Wave is one of the most eagerly anticipated devices of the season and its supposed availability has been keeping the mobile world on its toes since last week. But here we aren't going to discuss whether or not you can actually...


Samsung S8500 Wave is now headed to stores near you

Samsung S8500 Wave is now headed to stores near you

22 April, 2010 | comments (97)

We can't say we're not surprised, but what a pleasant surprise it is. The Bada-waving Samsung S8500 Wave is turning up in stock in various online stores around the world as we speak way ahead of its initially expected May release. The S8500 Wave is...


Samsung teases with four new Bada phones and their price

Samsung teases with four new Bada phones and their price

5 April, 2010 | comments (122)

Samsung’s Bada OS launched with the top-spec'd Samsung S8500 Wave. Four previously unseen phones were shown and their relative prices were hinted at - they will soon make Bada smartphones more affordable. At an event in St. Petersburg, Samsung...

Tags: Samsung, Bada, Rumors


Samsung Wave and Galaxy S play 720p DivX, Wave priced in UK

Samsung Wave and Galaxy S play 720p DivX, Wave priced in UK

25 March, 2010 | comments (55)

The Samsung S8500 Wave is the world's first DivX Certified for HD phone with the Samsung I9000 Galaxy S close behind. Also, the Samsung Wave is available for preorder in the UK not long after it showed up in German online stores. The Samsung...


Samsung S8500 Wave to cost 380 euro in Germany, ships in May

Samsung S8500 Wave to cost 380 euro in Germany, ships in May

23 March, 2010 | comments (54)

The Samsung S8500 Wave, the first phone with the new Bada OS and also the first with Samsung's Super AMOLED screen popped in a couple of German sites and ladies and gentlemen, we have a price and even a target availability date. The Samsung...


Samsung SHW-M120S is the first Android phone with Bluetooth 3.0

Samsung SHW-M120S is the first Android phone with Bluetooth 3.0

10 March, 2010 | comments (67)

While the first phone out there packing Bluetooth 3.0, the Wave, is about to hit the stores in a few weeks, the first Android-based smartphone with the latest version of Bluetooth is still waiting for its announcement. That's the Samsung SHW-M120S....


Samsung's Super AMOLED display ad gives us a backstage peek

Samsung's Super AMOLED display ad gives us a backstage peek

09 March, 2010 | comments (48)

In case you've missed it, Samsung announced the be-all-and-end-it-all display at this year's MWC. Dubbed Super AMOLED it comfortably outdoes every other mobile phone display we have seen so far. And now in the build up before the launch of the...

Tags: Samsung, Touch UI


Live Coverage: Mobile World Congress 2010 as it unfolds

Live Coverage: Mobile World Congress 2010 as it unfolds

19 Feb, 2010 | comments (270)

That's all folks! The MWC 2010 finally ended yesterday. It was a hectic week full of interesting announcements, exciting new devices and almost no sleep. But thanks to Barcelona for such a warm welcome yet another year. More than 49,000 visitors...

Tags: MWC 2010


Samsung S8500 Wave and HTC Desire headed to T-Mobile soon

Samsung S8500 Wave and HTC Desire headed to T-Mobile soon

17 February, 2010 | comments (11)

Christmas is coming early for T-Mobile subscribers - the first Bada OS phone Samsung S8500 Wave and the HTC Desire, the non-Google Nexus One, both fresh out of the MWC are coming their way, along with an entry-level Android, the T-Mobile Pulse Mini....


Samsung at MWC 2010: Wave is the name, Bada is the game

Samsung at MWC 2010: Wave is the name, Bada is the game

14 February, 2010 | comments (21)

The Samsung S8500 Wave is Samsung’s headliner and the worst kept secret at this year’s MWC. But there’s nothing to keep under wraps now: the ocean comes with this here Wave, but several others washed ashore too. Samsung were fashionably late...


Exclusive! All new Samsung phones caught live in our camera

Exclusive! All new Samsung phones caught live in our camera

14 February, 2010 | comments (86)

You didn’t really think that Samsung’s announcements at the MWC 2010 will end up with the S8500 Wave, did you? As we found out the Korean company has a few more handsets around the corner. We're finally here at Barcelona. And while strolling the...


Samsung S8500 Wave leaks again, reveals dazzling specs

Samsung S8500 Wave leaks again, reveals dazzling specs

13 February, 2010 | comments (107)

That first Bada-running handset by Samsung is certainly impatient to go public. After we saw it advertised on billboards yesterday, it now made a live appearance and revealed a large part of its specs sheet. Apparently the Samasung S8500 Wave...