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Galaxy S6, S6 edge pre-orders to start from March 16 in Italy

Galaxy S6, S6 edge pre-orders to start from March 16 in Italy

14 March, 2015 | comments (6)

Samsung’s new flagship devices are awaited in several markets. Carriers have already ordered about 20 million units of the new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Samsung Galaxy S6 is the flagship smartphone but the Galaxy S6 edge with curved display sides is...

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Samsung to focus on premium devices with high-res displays

Samsung to focus on premium devices with high-res displays

14 March, 2015 | comments (36)

Samsung, which according to Gartner is no longer the world's top smartphone manufacturer, has said that it will use more premium materials in its mobile devices in a bid to gain more customers, according to Bloomberg. As per the report, the company...

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Galaxy Note edge gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop OTA in India

Galaxy Note edge gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop OTA in India

14 March, 2015 | comments (80)

Samsung has now started seeding the Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update for the Galaxy Note Edge (SM-915G) owners in India. The Lollipop update for the Galaxy Note Edge has been rolling out for handful of regions like Australia since last month and...

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Curved glass supply might limit Galaxy S6 edge availability

Curved glass supply might limit Galaxy S6 edge availability

13 March, 2015 | comments (30)

Availability of Samsung Galaxy S6 edge might be limited by supply of curved glass for the device’s display. Samsung has partnered with Corning to create the dual curved display for its hot new flagship smartphone. Reportedly, Samsung...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus gets Android 5.0 Lollipop too

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus gets Android 5.0 Lollipop too

13 March, 2015 | comments (35)

You might have already forgotten all about the Galaxy S5 Plus, even the fact that it exists, but Samsung sure hasn't. The device is basically a cross between the 'normal' Galaxy S5 and the S5 LTE-A destined for South Korea. The latter model boasts a...


Samsung patents a flexible smartphone made of discrete links

Samsung patents a flexible smartphone made of discrete links

12 March, 2015 | comments (37)

Flexibility has been a key focal point of innovation in the smartphone industry lately and it looks like things will continue in the same direction. Samsung has recently been granted a US patent for a flexible smartphone, targeted at active...

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Exclusive: Rugged Samsung B550 Xcover 3 leaks

Exclusive: Rugged Samsung B550 Xcover 3 leaks

13 March, 2015 | comments (40)

Two days ago, Samsung revived the Xcover brand with a new smartphone - the Xcover 3. There are also rumors of an upcoming Galaxy S6 active model, as well, so the Korean giant seems to be paying a lot attention to the rugged market. Today...

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The Galaxy S6 Swiss pre-orders 4x higher than Galaxy S5's

The Galaxy S6 Swiss pre-orders 4x higher than Galaxy S5's

12 March, 2015 | comments (86)

It looks like Samsung Galaxy S6 is about to enjoy a stellar debut in Switzerland. According to a new report, pre-orders for the Korean giant’s latest flagship smartphone are four times higher than those of last year’s Samsung Galaxy S5. The...

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New brown color for Samsung Galaxy S6 outed in UK

New brown color for Samsung Galaxy S6 outed in UK

12 March, 2015 | comments (69)

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S6 duo in three common colors, plus a unique color for each. Now, however, we learn that the Samsung Galaxy S6 might be getting a second unique color option, at least in the UK. It's not quite official yet, but a Brown...


Full specs leak for upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 Active

Full specs leak for upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 Active

11 March, 2015 | comments (47)

The yet-unannounced Samsung Galaxy S6 Active has been in the news a lot over the past few days. First we discovered that its model number would be SM-G890 and that AT&T will sell it at some point. And yesterday we apparently stumbled upon its screen...


Samsung Galaxy Win 2 becomes official in Brazil

Samsung Galaxy Win 2 becomes official in Brazil

11 March, 2015 | comments (23)

The original Samsung Galaxy Win is almost two years old at this point, so the Korean company thought it would be a great idea to unveil a successor for it. So it did just that. The Galaxy Win 2 was officially announced in Brazil, where it was...

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Android Lollipop update for Galaxy S5 and S4 put on hold

Android Lollipop update for Galaxy S5 and S4 put on hold

11 March, 2015 | comments (134)

Samsung, like most major mobile players, has been keeping busy with the whole Lollipop update frenzy. Naturally, various delays and hiccups are expected, especially across devices in different regions. Samsung Norway, might have gotten into more...


Samsung is the top smartwatch vendor, says report

Samsung is the top smartwatch vendor, says report

11 March, 2015 | comments (43)

Samsung may be struggling to protect the number one spot in the global smartphone market, but the company is second to none in the smartwatch market, according to he latest report from market research firm Statista. As per the report, the...

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Citibank: Samsung to ship 46 million Galaxy S6 units this year

Citibank: Samsung to ship 46 million Galaxy S6 units this year

11 March, 2015 | comments (68)

Samsung is pushing its factories to meet the unexpectedly high demand for Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. It will produce 13 million units instead of 12 million (as initially planned) in the March-April period. Analyst Henry H Kim from Citibank has...

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Rugged Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 goes official

Rugged Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 goes official

11 March, 2015 | comments (19)

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 went quietly official - it's the company's next mid-range rugged smartphone. The new Galaxy Xcover 3 packs a 4.5" WVGA display and runs on a quad-core 1.2GHz processor, of unknown architecture. The rest of the specs...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge pricing so far

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge pricing so far

11 March, 2015 | comments (40)

Carriers reportedly ordered 15 million units of Samsung's Galaxy S6 and 5 million of the Galaxy S6 edge and many have started pre-orders in anticipation on the launch, which will be April 10 or a week later for many countries. Here's a table...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 and Note 4 tied for best smartphone display

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Note 4 tied for best smartphone display

11 March, 2015 | comments (95)

During its MWC presentation this year Samsung put a huge emphasis on the exquisite display unit in its latest Galaxy S6 flagship. And, as it turns out, this is more than just a promotional stunt, the new Galaxy has a gorgeous QHD Super AMOLED panel,...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Active to sport a 5.5-inch screen

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active to sport a 5.5-inch screen

10 March, 2015 | comments (42)

Yesterday we reported on a new Samsung User Agent Profile, which could hint at an upcoming Active version of the Korean giant's latest flagship device. That hunch was based on model number similarity with the Galaxy S5 Active so it might be a...


Samsung Galaxy S6 and edge preorder available on ebay UK

Samsung Galaxy S6 and edge preorder available on ebay UK

10 March, 2015 | comments (20)

Since its announcement a few days ago at MWC, the Galaxy S6 has rapidly gained popularity, like nothing we have ever seen. Preorders are flooding in and the interest for the device is almost ridiculous. But the Galaxy S6 edge is the device that is...

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Galaxy S6 and S6 edge Swedish and Swiss prices revealed

Galaxy S6 and S6 edge Swedish and Swiss prices revealed

09 March, 2015 | comments (21)

After pricing for the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge was revealed in Italy earlier today it's now time for Switzerland and Sweden. Pricing for Swiss users is lower compared to those in Sweden and Italy with the cheapest 32GB of the Samsung Galaxy S6 costing...

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