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AT&T announces the Samsung Rugby III, to come December 14

AT&T announces the Samsung Rugby III, to come December 14

29 November, 2012 | comments (31)

Today AT&T announced a new addition to the Rugby line-up, called Samsung Rugby III. The latest member of the Rugby family is built to military-grade specifications and as a result is waterproof, dustproof and shock resistant. The phone isn't...

Tags: Samsung, AT&T


Samsung found to violate Apple patents in Holland

Samsung found to violate Apple patents in Holland

28 November, 2012 | comments (264)

The Supreme Court in The Hague found Samsung guilty of infringing another of Apple's patents today. The patent in question involves a bounce-back effect when the end of a scrollable list is reached. Samsung had replaced the bounce-back...


Samsung Galaxy Note II for Verizon goes on sale tomorrow

Samsung Galaxy Note II for Verizon goes on sale tomorrow

28 November, 2012 | comments (25)

Verizon raised a few eyebrows when it put its logo on the Home button of the Samsung Galaxy Note II, but if you can live with that, you should know that the phablet goes on sale tomorrow, November 29. The price is the same as it was during...


Samsung Galaxy Axiom released on US Cellular

Samsung Galaxy Axiom released on US Cellular

28 November, 2012 | comments (26)

Samsung has released a budget Android LTE smartphone on the US Cellular network called the Galaxy Axiom. The phone will be available on a two year contract for $79.99 and for $399.99 outright. The Samsung Galaxy Axiom is a CDMA/LTE handset...


NenaMark scores for Samsung I9400 found, is it the Galaxy S IV?

NenaMark scores for Samsung I9400 found, is it the Galaxy S IV?

26 November, 2012 | comments (93)

Benchmark result sites are fertile ground for finding info on unannounced phones. The latest discovery is a Samsung GT-I9400, which judging by its model number might be the Galaxy S IV. The rumored specs of the upcoming Samsung flagship are...


Samsung sold 5 million Galaxy Note II units in just two months

Samsung sold 5 million Galaxy Note II units in just two months

25 November, 2012 | comments (166)

At the beginning of November Samsung announced they've sold more than 3 million Galaxy Note II phablets and now, merely a couple of weeks later, we get word that this number has grown to north of 5 million. It took the Galaxy Note II just two...


Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Note II launches in China

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Note II launches in China

23 November, 2012 | comments (98)

Samsung China has gone official with the previously leaked dual-SIM variant of the Note 2. The model number is GT-N7102 and from what it looks it's got proper GSM/HSDPA support on both SIM cards. The Note 2 N7102 is practically the same phone...


Samsung Stratosphere II goes on sale in the US

Samsung Stratosphere II goes on sale in the US

23 November, 2012 | comments (18)

The Samsung Stratosphere II has quietly gone on sale in the US without much fanfare. The phone is available on Verizon on a two year contract for $129.99.. The Samsung Stratosphere II has a 4-inch, 800 x 480 resolution Super AMOLED display,...


Samsung expected to sell some 60 million smartphones in Q4

Samsung expected to sell some 60 million smartphones in Q4

22 November, 2012 | comments (49)

Samsung has gradually become a one-stop-shop for Android smartphones, with devices available in almost every conceivable variety for almost any budget. It's no real shocker that it is the number one smartphone manufacturer globally, and will likely...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Gartner: Lenovo will overtake  Samsung in China next year

Gartner: Lenovo will overtake Samsung in China next year

22 November, 2012 | comments (47)

Samsung managed to snag the top smartphone maker spot in China, but Gartner is predicting it will soon lose it to Lenovo. As of Q3, Samsung held 16.7% of the market while Lenovo was close behind with 14.8% (Canalys reports slightly different numbers...

Tags: Lenovo, Samsung, Misc


Samsung to show an 8-core big.LITTLE chipset next year

Samsung to show an 8-core big.LITTLE chipset next year

20 November, 2012 | comments (234)

Samsung is rumored to put a quad Cortex-A15 CPU inside the Galaxy S IV with the Exynos 5450 chipset, but EETimes is reporting that the Korean company has a more interesting chipset in the works - the first one to use ARM's big.LITTLE...

Tags: Samsung, Misc


Android 4.1.2 test firmware for Samsung Galaxy Note II surfaces

Android 4.1.2 test firmware for Samsung Galaxy Note II surfaces

20 November, 2012 | comments (38)

A test ROM, carrying a version number N7100XXDLJ2 for the Galaxy Note II has just surfaced, giving everyone brave enough to try manual flashing a chance to experience the latest goodies from the Samsung R&D center. The leaked release bring a cool...


Rumors: Galaxy S IV to have 13MP camera, quad-core A15 CPU

Rumors: Galaxy S IV to have 13MP camera, quad-core A15 CPU

20 November, 2012 | comments (348)

The Samsung Galaxy S IV rumors are heating up - the 4.99" 1080p Super AMOLED screen was brought up again as was the Exynos 5450 chipset rumors (with quad-core Cortex-A15 CPU). The camera has also caught the attention of the rumor mill and apparently...


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. Itís 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...


Rumor: Samsung to show a 4.99

Rumor: Samsung to show a 4.99" 1080p Super AMOLED at CES

16 November, 2012 | comments (192)

This year is coming to an end, which means one thing - next year's CES and MWC are near! This also means the "Company X will launch Y" rumors are heating up, including the rumor of a 1080p Super AMOLED display from Samsung. We've heard the rumor...

Tags: Samsung, Misc, Rumors


Android and Samsung build on their market shares in Q3 2012

Android and Samsung build on their market shares in Q3 2012

14 November, 2012 | comments (129)

Android's market share increased significantly during the third quarter of 2012, with the Google OS powering 72.4% of all smartphones sold in the three months' period. Apple's iOS came a very distant second with a market share of 13.9%. This...


T-Mobile releases Jelly Bean for the Galaxy S III

T-Mobile releases Jelly Bean for the Galaxy S III

14 November, 2012 | comments (29)

T-Mobile is the second US carrier to unleash Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to its Galaxy S III customers. Last month Sprint started seeding the Jelly Bean update to the Galaxy S III units on its network. The update is available OTA or from...


Samsung Galaxy Camera gets priced in the United States

Samsung Galaxy Camera gets priced in the United States

12 November, 2012 | comments (41)

AT&T announced pricing and availability of the Samsung Galaxy Camera. The point-and-shoot snapper with Android smartphone underpinnings will be available for purchase on November 16 for $499.99. The price tag will remain the same with or without an...


Samsung I930 ATIV Odyssey for Verizon image leaked

Samsung I930 ATIV Odyssey for Verizon image leaked

12 November, 2012 | comments (9)

We reported couple of weeks ago about an upcoming Windows Phone 8 device for Verizon's network in the US. Called the Samsung ATIV Odyssey the device seemed like a variant of the ATIV S for Verizon's network. We now have an image of the...


 Samsung Galaxy Camera and Galaxy S III mini hit UK

Samsung Galaxy Camera and Galaxy S III mini hit UK

09 November, 2012 | comments (31)

Various retailers in the UK already have already received the first stocks of the Samsungís Galaxy S III mini and the Galaxy Camera. You can buy the Galaxy S III mini for about £300 free of contract. Itís available in both black and white...