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Samsung Galaxy Note shipments exceed 5 million

Samsung Galaxy Note shipments exceed 5 million

28 March, 2012 | comments (98)

The failure of the Dell Streak may have told us otherwise but it seems there is a demand for gigantic smartphones/tiny tablets after all and that people have no problem stretching their hands and pockets as long as the device in question is good...


Galaxy Note Android 4.0 update to include special content

Galaxy Note Android 4.0 update to include special content

22 March, 2012 | comments (62)

Earlier this year, Samsung had promised a Q1, 2012 time period for the roll out of the Android 4.0 update for the Galaxy S II and the Galaxy Note. But while its younger brother has started receiving the update, the Galaxy Note users are still...


Sony Xperia S starts shipping worldwide

Sony Xperia S starts shipping worldwide

22 March, 2012 | comments (91)

The first Sony branded handset after a long period of time has finally started shipping globally. Sony's blog announced this news yesterday but failed to mention when exactly the handset will reach individual markets. Instead Sony is relaying on...


Samsung Galaxy S III alleged official photo and specs leak

Samsung Galaxy S III alleged official photo and specs leak

21 March, 2012 | comments (368)

The Samsung Galaxy S III rumors keep coming in and different sources are starting to agree on some key specs. You should still take what the rumors say with a pinch of salt, but these seem slightly more credible than most of the previous ones. An...


Android 4.0 ICS update is now seeding for Samsung Galaxy S II

Android 4.0 ICS update is now seeding for Samsung Galaxy S II

12 March, 2012 | comments (385)

Yes, yes - we know you've heard this a few times too many in the past couple of weeks, but this time it is for real, folks. Samsung Mobile's official Facebook page broke the news that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has officially made its way to...


O2 UK publish their initial 2012 device lineup

O2 UK publish their initial 2012 device lineup

11 March, 2012 | comments (30)

MWC gave us a lot to look forward to, with a new family of HTC devices alongside the first range of smartphones brandishing the Sony name and now these delights are making their way to carriers across the globe. O2 UK recently updated their...


Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II will get ICS on March 10

Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II will get ICS on March 10

08 March, 2012 | comments (289)

Just as we were getting ready to get it on March 15, we got even better news. Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II will be receiving an update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich on March 10 - less than 48 hours from now. Update: Samsung used its Twitter...


Android 4.0 update for Galaxy S II said to arrive on March 15

Android 4.0 update for Galaxy S II said to arrive on March 15

05 March, 2012 | comments (127)

The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Samsung Galaxy S II has been a long time coming but it seems that the wait is soon to get over. Although Samsung did earlier mention that the S II, along with a few other Samsung devices will be...


Samsung ships 2 million Galaxy Notes since launch

Samsung ships 2 million Galaxy Notes since launch

01 March, 2012 | comments (79)

Despite its oddball proportions the Samsung Galaxy Note phoneblet has manged to be quite popular among those with big hands (and pockets). The first million mark was passed in just two months after the launch of the device and now two months later...


GSMA Awards announced, here are the winners (cough, Samsung)

GSMA Awards announced, here are the winners (cough, Samsung)

29 February, 2012 | comments (143)

The Oscars were last Sunday, but the GSM Oscars - the Global Mobile Awards - were last night in Barcelona. Some went home with prestigious awards, others didn’t get quite what they wanted and others still had to go home with empty...


Samsung and Corning embark on an OLED joint-venture

Samsung and Corning embark on an OLED joint-venture

03 February, 2012 | comments (45)

Yesterday Corning and Samsung announced that they would be teaming up to provide a product that plays to each of the companies strengths. Samsung, who alongside their mobile devices are famed for a pretty reputable display manufacturing arm, have...


Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note to get ICS in March

Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note to get ICS in March

31 January, 2012 | comments (67)

The development of the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note is obviously progressing according to schedule. The Norwegian branch of the South Korean company just confirmed that the update is due to...


T-Mobile UK unveils Full Monty - its first all-you-can-eat plan

T-Mobile UK unveils Full Monty - its first all-you-can-eat plan

30 January, 2012 | comments (85)

T-Mobile UK just announced an interesting new plan that it will be offering to its subscribers. Called "The Full Monty", this is the first real all-you-can-eat plan that the UK customers will get to enjoy. The two-year Full Monty contracts start...

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Upcoming Qualcomm MSM8960 GPU benchmark score surfaces

Upcoming Qualcomm MSM8960 GPU benchmark score surfaces

28 January, 2012 | comments (43)

Qualcomm's upcoming 28nm based Snapdragon SoCs, codenamed Krait, are expected to arrive later this year. But a NenaMark 2 benchmark score on an unidentified device has leaked ahead of launch. In this benchmark, we see this unidentified...


AT&T to get their own flavour of the Samsung Galaxy Note

AT&T to get their own flavour of the Samsung Galaxy Note

07 January, 2012 | comments (28)

CES looks to play host to AT&T's suspected unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy Note for the US market. The Pocket Now team have some pretty sharp looking images that could at least demonstrate how the Galaxy Note would look if it joined AT&T's...


Two official ICS ROMs from Samsung leak for the Galaxy S II

Two official ICS ROMs from Samsung leak for the Galaxy S II

03 January, 2012 | comments (73)

Samsung may not update the Galaxy S to Ice Cream Sandwich, but they've been hard at work on mixing the new Android 4.0 with their TouchWiz UI for the i9100 Galaxy S II. A proof for this are two official Samsung ROMs that have leaked for the...


Pink colored Galaxy S II heading for Taiwan

Pink colored Galaxy S II heading for Taiwan

30 December, 2011 | comments (33)

Samsung has announced that they will be launching the pink colored variant of the popular Galaxy S II smartphone in Taiwan. This shade has been in sale for a while now in Korea but this is the first time it is making an appearance in Taiwan....


Nokia Lumia 800 still selling greatly, in some places at least

Nokia Lumia 800 still selling greatly, in some places at least

29 December, 2011 | comments (113)

The Nokia Q4 report will be one of the most interesting things to look forward to at the start of next year. The company took a huge gamble by betting on Windows Phone for their smartphone portfolio and the holiday season sales should show if it...


Is this the Samsung I9500 Galaxy S 3 first camera sample?

Is this the Samsung I9500 Galaxy S 3 first camera sample?

29 December, 2011 | comments (66)

The first three months of the next year should see the official announcements of plenty of new smartphones, but few of them are more hotly anticipated than the Samsung Galaxy S3. And what you see here might be the first image captured with the...


Samsung I929 Galaxy S II Duos with dual-network support pops up

Samsung I929 Galaxy S II Duos with dual-network support pops up

23 December, 2011 | comments (82)

It appears that Samsung has quietly released a new member of their Galaxy S II family. The Samsung I929 Galaxy S II Duos is the China telecom version of the extremely popular smartphone and is the first Galaxy S II device to come with both CDMA2000...