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Samsung Galaxy S III outsells Apple iPhone 5 in the UK

Samsung Galaxy S III outsells Apple iPhone 5 in the UK

03 December, 2012 | comments (156)

For a seventh consecutive month, the Samsung Galaxy S III is the most popular smartphone in the United Kingdom. The data compiled by uSwitch is based on live searches, pre-orders, as well as postpaid sales. Curiously, Apple's current...


La Fleur  Galaxy S III, S Duos, Ace 2 and Ace Duos on the way

La Fleur Galaxy S III, S Duos, Ace 2 and Ace Duos on the way

19 November, 2012 | comments (44)

The La Fleur brand is no news for Samsung. It’s been doing those editions since the end of 2009. The limited-edition phones are not quite widespread or famous, but they've usually enjoyed good reception from the ladies out there. So here come the...


Samsung has sold 30 million Galaxy S III devices worldwide

Samsung has sold 30 million Galaxy S III devices worldwide

02 November, 2012 | comments (258)

Samsung has reached yet another sales milestone with its Galaxy S III flagship. The Korean giant just announced that it has sold 30 million units of the smartphone worldwide. The number includes the I9300 as well as carrier specific versions offered...


Samsung adds iPhone 5 to its patents infringement case

Samsung adds iPhone 5 to its patents infringement case

02 October, 2012 | comments (162)

Samsung had already made it clear that they intend to add the iPhone 5 to their patent infringement case against Apple as soon as the product launches. Sticking to that claim, Samsung has done exactly as promised, and the new iPhone 5 now joins the...


Garnet Red Galaxy S III lands in UK, costs £429

Garnet Red Galaxy S III lands in UK, costs £429

01 October, 2012 | comments (35)

If you're a UK resident and want to get a flashier Galaxy S III but can't be bothered with tedious long-lasting contracts you could get the Garnet Red version in UK now for £429.99. The Samsung Galaxy S III Garnet Red international...


Samsung launches Galaxy Note II in India and Germany

Samsung launches Galaxy Note II in India and Germany

27 September, 2012 | comments (176)

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note II in India and Germany. In India the phone is being priced at ₹39,900 (around $750) whereas in Germany the phone will be sold for €699. In case you're not aware of this device, the Galaxy Note II...


Samsung announces list of devices that will get Jelly Bean

Samsung announces list of devices that will get Jelly Bean

25 September, 2012 | comments (537)

The Android 4.1, Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S III has started rolling out but Samsung isn't going to stop at its flagship device. It has announced a list of devices that will be getting the Jelly Bean update in the upcoming months....


Samsung's JK Shin predicts 30 million Galaxy S III sales in 2012

Samsung's JK Shin predicts 30 million Galaxy S III sales in 2012

12 September, 2012 | comments (40)

Today may be the iPhone 5 day, but the head of Samsung Mobile – JK Shin - is trying to steal some spotlight too. He spoke about company’s expectation and plans about the the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II. According to Shin, the Galaxy S III...


EE's LTE-enabled Galaxy S III will run Jelly Bean out of the box

EE's LTE-enabled Galaxy S III will run Jelly Bean out of the box

12 September, 2012 | comments (15)

Yesterday, EE (formerly Everything Everywhere) announced that it'll be launching the first 4G LTE network in the UK with the Samsung Galaxy S III LTE and four other phones as the first handsets to support it. Now it seems there will be a...


Galaxy S III crosses the 20 million sales mark in 100 days

Galaxy S III crosses the 20 million sales mark in 100 days

06 September, 2012 | comments (241)

Samsung has announced that the Galaxy S III smartphone has crossed the 20 million sales mark worldwide. This feat is made more impressive by the fact that the phone managed to do so in 100 days or around three months. In comparison,...


Orange UK: Galaxy S III, first droid with Quick Tap NFC payments

Orange UK: Galaxy S III, first droid with Quick Tap NFC payments

04 September, 2012 | comments (24)

NFC promises to allow phones to take over a lot of functionality, including paying at a store. Orange and Barclaycard announced that the Samsung Galaxy S III will become the first Android smartphone to support their Quick Tap contactless payment...


Lenovo announces LePhone K860 quad-core Android smartphone

Lenovo announces LePhone K860 quad-core Android smartphone

19 August, 2012 | comments (61)

We reported back in June about the Lenovo LePhone K860 when it was spotted for the first time on a Japanese mobile blog. The phone has now been made official by Lenovo, although there is no pricing or availability info to go with it. On...


Official Jelly Bean ROM for Samsung Galaxy S III I9300 leaks

Official Jelly Bean ROM for Samsung Galaxy S III I9300 leaks

15 August, 2012 | comments (73)

Another proof that Samsung is hard at work on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for its Galaxy S III flagship has emerged. An official Samsung Jelly Bean 4.1.1 ROM for the I9300 has surfaced in a ten-minute long video, thus showing us what the...


Black Samsung Galaxy S III pops up in Carphone's inventory

Black Samsung Galaxy S III pops up in Carphone's inventory

11 August, 2012 | comments (84)

It looks like those pictures of Samsung Galaxy S III in black color scheme which we showed you a couple of days ago are indeed the real deal, folks. A black Samsung Galaxy S III has also appeared in Carphone Warehouse's inventory database, thus...


Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III local search is back

Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III local search is back

27 July, 2012 | comments (27)

A few days ago Samsung removed the local search functionality from the smartphone's search widget with an update. An Apple patent violation was supposedly the reason behind the downgrade. Yesterday though Samsung said the local search removal in...


Samsung Galaxy S III update does away with universal search

Samsung Galaxy S III update does away with universal search

25 July, 2012 | comments (98)

The latest 'stability' update for the international Samsung Galaxy S III no longer lets you search your local data (such as contacts and media files), due to legal pressure from Apple. This comes after a similar patch removed universal search...

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Samsung Galaxy S III sales have hit the 10 million mark

Samsung Galaxy S III sales have hit the 10 million mark

23 July, 2012 | comments (145)

Samsung Galaxy S III has reached the 10 million units sold mark. Shin Jong-kyun, Samsung's president of information technology and mobile communication division broke the news about the impressive milestone, which is hardly a surprise, given the 9...

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AT&T to offers exclusive Garnet Red Samsung Galaxy S III

AT&T to offers exclusive Garnet Red Samsung Galaxy S III

12 July, 2012 | comments (44)

AT&T gets another exclusivity deal, this time on the Galaxy S III. It will be the only carrier in the world (at least for now) to offer the Garnet Red version of the Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone. The Garnet Red edition will be available on...


Samsung posts record profit,  Galaxy S III to hit 19M sales in Q2

Samsung posts record profit,  Galaxy S III to hit 19M sales in Q2

06 July, 2012 | comments (113)

Samsung hasn’t released its full Q2 financial report yet, but it unveiled some salient details on its performance. Largely thanks to the Galaxy line of Android smartphones, Samsung's profit reached a record $5.9 billion (up 79% year on year)....

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Leaked Lenovo LePhone K860 to feature quad-core Exynos, ICS

Leaked Lenovo LePhone K860 to feature quad-core Exynos, ICS

28 June, 2012 | comments (22)

The LePhone K860 leaked on a Japanese mobile blog earlier today, and is set to be only the third device confirmed to run on the quad-core Exynos chipset, after the GSM version of the Samsung Galaxy S III, and the as-yet unreleased Meizu MX...