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Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 and Mega 6.3 officially priced

Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 and Mega 6.3 officially priced

28 May, 2013 | comments (68)

Samsung brought a new dimension to the phablets line up with its Mega 6.3 and 5.8 Android phablets. The pricing of the phablets that borrow some of the features from the Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone was not revealed during its announcement, but the...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung regains top smartphone sales spot from Apple in Q1 2013

Samsung regains top smartphone sales spot from Apple in Q1 2013

28 May, 2013 | comments (90)

Research firm Strategy Analytics posted a report today stating that Samsung has regained the first position as the world's largest smartphone seller. The company managed to outsell Apple in terms of smartphones in the January-March period of this...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Nokia, LG


Samsung trying OIS for the Galaxy Note III camera

Samsung trying OIS for the Galaxy Note III camera

28 May, 2013 | comments (63)

According to a report by the Korean ETNews, Samsung is testing a camera with optical image stabilization (OIS) in the upcoming Galaxy Note. III But that won't be the only feature that the 13MP camera of the Note III will be capable of....


Samsung to hold a Galaxy and Ativ

Samsung to hold a Galaxy and Ativ "premiere" event on June 20

27 May, 2013 | comments (38)

Samsung has sent out teaser images for a new event, but rather than an Unpacked event like we see for the Galaxy flagships, this is a joint Galaxy and Ativ event. It's called Samsung Premier 2013 and will be held on June 20 in London. The teaser...


Samsung Galaxy S4 mini appears on the Samsung Apps website

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini appears on the Samsung Apps website

26 May, 2013 | comments (23)

We have been hearing about the Samsung Galaxy S4 mini for quite some time now but Samsung is yet to officially announce the device. Now, the phone has suddenly appeared on the Samsung Apps website alongside other Samsung phones. There is not...


Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Music now available

Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Music now available

25 May, 2013 | comments (35)

Samsung has just released the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for the low-budget Galaxy Music smartphone. The rollout has begun in the United Kingdom, but more countries will join the Jelly Bean train soon. The build date of the update is May 3...

Tags: Samsung, Android


The Samsung I8800 is a Tizen smartphone, photos leak

The Samsung I8800 is a Tizen smartphone, photos leak

24 May, 2013 | comments (58)

Samsung integrated its Bada OS into the Tizen project a while ago, but we are yet see a smartphone running on the open source project. However, traces of a Samsung device running on Tizen was confirmed by a UAProf earlier and now, the images of the...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Star hits the shelves, costs €70

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Star hits the shelves, costs €70

24 May, 2013 | comments (47)

Update, May 27: As it turns out the Samsung Galaxy Star Duos is already available for purchase online in India. Samsung announced the Galaxy Star in the beginning of April. It is a low-end droid, which will redefine the smartphone landscape with...


Galaxy S4 Developer Edition for AT&T and Verizon shows up

Galaxy S4 Developer Edition for AT&T and Verizon shows up

24 May, 2013 | comments (9)

Samsung is working on a couple of special editions for its Galaxy S4 flagship - a Developer Edition and a Google Edition. The Developer Edition has cropped up on Samsung’s web site for both AT&T and Verizon. What’s the difference between a...


Samsung Galaxy S4 Aurora Red will be AT&T exclusive

Samsung Galaxy S4 Aurora Red will be AT&T exclusive

23 May, 2013 | comments (33)

Samsung's latest flagship smartphone is one of the best sellers in the market with more than 10 million units being sold in less than a month after the device's retail launch. Samsung also announced four new shades for its popular Galaxy S4...

Tags: Samsung, AT&T, Android


Samsung device running Tizen OS confirmed by UAProf

Samsung device running Tizen OS confirmed by UAProf

23 May, 2013 | comments (38)

A new device running the Tizen OS has been spotted on Samsung's UAProf website codenamed the Redwood GT-I8805. This is no real surprise as it was announced earlier by Samsung that we'll be seeing a Tizen device sometime in 2013 - in fact, even the...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


Samsung ships 10 million Galaxy S4 units, adds new colors

Samsung ships 10 million Galaxy S4 units, adds new colors

22 May, 2013 | comments (165)

As expected, Samsung announced that it has reached ten million units shipped of its Galaxy S4 smartphone in less than a month of the device's retail launch. Samsung achieved the number in blistering pace - it took almost twice as long for the Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung acquires 10% stake in Pantech for $47.6 million

Samsung acquires 10% stake in Pantech for $47.6 million

22 May, 2013 | comments (39)

Samsung has purchased a 10% stake in South Korean rival Pantech in a deal that sets it back some 53 billion won ($47.6 million). While the move has raised concerns over potential anti-trust issues, Samsung was quick to release a statement...

Tags: Samsung, Pantech


Brown Samsung Galaxy S4 makes an appearance in a promo video

Brown Samsung Galaxy S4 makes an appearance in a promo video

22 May, 2013 | comments (39)

Samsung is on the way to add another color option to the range of its flagship smartphone. The new color is brown and it was spotted in the company's latest promo video of the Galaxy S4. At the official Galaxy S4 press event, Samsung...

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Samsung Galaxy Note III and Xiaomi Mi-3  AnTuTu scores found

Samsung Galaxy Note III and Xiaomi Mi-3 AnTuTu scores found

21 May, 2013 | comments (90)

Where there is a new Galaxy S phone, a new Galaxy Note is soon to appear – it hasn’t done it officially, but its footprints were found in AnTuTu benchmarks. The Samsung Galaxy Note III is listed as N7200 (the Note II is N7100) and appears in several...


Samsung Galaxy S4 Active stars in short video, still not official

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active stars in short video, still not official

21 May, 2013 | comments (47)

True to its name, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active just can't sit still under wraps and has leaked yet again. This time it's on video sent to Mobile Tech Review. The video doesn’t show much, but it does show the About screen. The rugged smartphone...


Gold Samsung Galaxy S4 is now available for  £1700

Gold Samsung Galaxy S4 is now available for £1700

21 May, 2013 | comments (63)

Apple's iPhone 5 isn't the only one getting to dip its toes in a gold bath. Samsung's latest Android flagship has also undergone some gold-plating treatment thanks to a company called Goldgenie. The quad-core edition of the phone retails for...

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See the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for the first time

See the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for the first time

20 May, 2013 | comments (333)

The Samsung I9295 Galaxy S4 Active has been in our rumor mill for quite some time. The latest leaked shots reveal that the Active will be a tougher dust and water resistant version of the Galaxy S4 flagship. The specs are expected to be the same...


Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.2.2 firmware leaks

Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.2.2 firmware leaks

20 May, 2013 | comments (82)

SamMobile have managed to get their hands on an upcoming software update for the Galaxy S III. This new update will upgrade the device to Android 4.2.2 and brings with it a ton of new features. For starters, you get the usual Android 4.2...


Samsung Galaxy S4 mini benchmark scorecard surfaces

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini benchmark scorecard surfaces

19 May, 2013 | comments (54)

We all know that, Samsung is working on a "mini" variant of its Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone. Images of the Galaxy S4 mini have been leaked few times and now, we got yet another benchmark results of the device. Interestingly enough, the new...