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Samsung may ditch plastic panels next year in favor of metal ones

Samsung may ditch plastic panels next year in favor of metal ones

29 August, 2013 | comments (184)

The Samsung Galaxy lineup has taken the smartphone world by storm, but for the past two years the Koreans have been subjected to heavy criticism over their preference of plastic panels. If latest rumors are to be believed, though, this might change...


Galaxy Note III to go on pre-order on Sep 16, sales start Sep 27

Galaxy Note III to go on pre-order on Sep 16, sales start Sep 27

29 August, 2013 | comments (122)

The Samsung Galaxy Note III will be unveiled at IFA on September 4 (that's next Wednesday) and according to ePrice it will go on preorder in Taiwan not long after that September 16. Less than two weeks later, the Note III will go on sale ...


Samsung Galaxy Note III front pictured next to Note II panel

Samsung Galaxy Note III front pictured next to Note II panel

28 August, 2013 | comments (209)

We got to see plenty of leaked photos of the front panel of the Samsung Galaxy Note III yesterday, but a new photo from today includes the front panel of the Galaxy Note II and puts things in perspective. After many different values for the...


Alleged front panel of upcoming Galaxy Note 3 surfaces

Alleged front panel of upcoming Galaxy Note 3 surfaces

27 August, 2013 | comments (118)

The latest leaked images of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 show off what is allegedly the front panel of the devices. While no measurements were provided alongside the images, according to previous leaks the device is set to feature a 5.7-inch diagonal -...


Samsung Galaxy Note III to record 4K videos, support Hi-Fi sound

Samsung Galaxy Note III to record 4K videos, support Hi-Fi sound

27 August, 2013 | comments (83)

As the Samsung Galaxy Note III announcement nears, rumors about the upcoming phablet are getting more and more specific. According to the latest gossip the Galaxy Note III phablet will capable of doing 4K (UHD) video recording. The report comes from...


Samsung preps 16MP OIS camera, won't premiere on Note III

Samsung preps 16MP OIS camera, won't premiere on Note III

26 August, 2013 | comments (98)

A new report coming from Korea reveals Samsung is working on a 16MP camera module with optical image stabilization. The new sensor is intended to be used in company's upcoming Galaxy flagships. Unfortunately Samsung's suppliers won't make enough...


Dual-screen Samsung Galaxy Golden goes official

Dual-screen Samsung Galaxy Golden goes official

21 August, 2013 | comments (127)

Fresh off the press image leaks and the announcement of the Hennessy flip-phone Samsung has announced the Galaxy Golden. It employs the rare clamshell design and offers two 3.7" Super AMOLEDs along with a numpad. The device will cost KRW790,000...

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Samsung SM-Z9005 UAprof confirms 720p display, Krait CPU

Samsung SM-Z9005 UAprof confirms 720p display, Krait CPU

21 August, 2013 | comments (33)

The Samsung SM-Z9005 smartphone which started shipping to developers last week, has been visiting the Samsung website recently leaving valuable traces in the form of a User Agent Profile. It reports that the upcoming Tizen OS smartphone features a...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


Galaxy Mega 6.3 hits AT&T, Sprint and US Cellular

Galaxy Mega 6.3 hits AT&T, Sprint and US Cellular

19 August, 2013 | comments (11)

Today, Samsung has that it will be bringing its Galaxy Mega 6.3 phablet to the USA, where it will be offered by AT&T, Sprint and US Cellular. So far AT&T is the only one to send out information regarding its release - the device will premiere on...


Samsung to start shipping the Galaxy Note III in September

Samsung to start shipping the Galaxy Note III in September

19 August, 2013 | comments (66)

Samsung is eagerly preparing for its big Unpacked event on September 4 when the company is going to announce the Galaxy Note III and its latest generation smartwatch - the Galaxy Gear. There are many questions surrounding those devices, but...


Samsung SM-Z9005 running Tizen OS ships to developers

Samsung SM-Z9005 running Tizen OS ships to developers

15 August, 2013 | comments (37)

Following reports that Tizen open-source OS (co-developed by Samsung and Intel) was scrapped, new information indicates that the project is still very much alive. Indeed, if the below shipping manifest is believed, then developer prototypes of the...

Tags: Tizen, Samsung, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Note III country distribution list pops up

Samsung Galaxy Note III country distribution list pops up

15 August, 2013 | comments (173)

Just like the Samsung Galaxy S4, the Samsung Galaxy Note III is allegedly going to launch in a couple of versions each sporting a different chipset under the hood. Apparently, SamMobile has got hold of a list of countries to which Samsung is...


Samsung I9507 Galaxy S4 with S600 spotted in GFXBench

Samsung I9507 Galaxy S4 with S600 spotted in GFXBench

14 August, 2013 | comments (52)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 may go down in history as the phone with the most versions ever yes, there's another one. The Samsung I9507 popped up in results from GFX Benchmark not long after appearing on Picasa and there's even a user agent...


Samsung Hennessy clamshell Android smartphone now official

Samsung Hennessy clamshell Android smartphone now official

14 August, 2013 | comments (54)

Samsung China has just officially announced the Hennessy - a flip-phone with dual screens running the Android operating system. More specifically, the Hennessy is boasting a pair of 3.3" touch displays of 320x480 resolution each. It's powered...

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Press images of Samsung Galaxy Folder surface

Press images of Samsung Galaxy Folder surface

13 August, 2013 | comments (65)

Samsung Galaxy Folder, the clamshell Android smartphone, puzzled everyone when it was leaked for the very first time. Later, we also saw the live image of the Galaxy Folder, which was supposedly going to be dubbed Galaxy Golden. Now, we have the...


Samsung Galaxy Note III specs get detailed ahead of launch

Samsung Galaxy Note III specs get detailed ahead of launch

12 August, 2013 | comments (251)

The specs of the hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy Note III have allegedly been revealed. The second flagship handset by Samsung this year will launch in at least two different versions, dubbed SM-N900 and SM-N9005. The Samsung Galaxy Note...


Galaxy Note III passes DLNA certification, confirms Android 4.3

Galaxy Note III passes DLNA certification, confirms Android 4.3

12 August, 2013 | comments (61)

Samsung has already set the date for the Galaxy Note III announcement - September 4. The next phablet flagship will be unveiled in Berlin a couple of days prior to the IFA 2013 expo. There have been lots of leaks and rumors about the Samsung...


Samsung Galaxy Grand gets Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update

Samsung Galaxy Grand gets Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update

08 August, 2013 | comments (437)

Samsung had announced that the upgrade cycle for its Galaxy Grand smartphone would officially end with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. The last major update for the device is now seeding in Russia and the South Korean manufacturer is expected to roll out...

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LG G2 sized up against the Samsung Galaxy S4

LG G2 sized up against the Samsung Galaxy S4

07 August, 2013 | comments (141)

Mere hours before its official launch at the company's New York event, the LG G2 has showed its face again in a couple of live photos. Best of all, it poses right next to the Samsung Galaxy S4 begging for a comparison treatment. Both...

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Samsung schedules Note III Unpacked event for September 4

Samsung schedules Note III Unpacked event for September 4

05 August, 2013 | comments (100)

Samsung has just confirmed the date for its "Unpacked 2013 Episode 2" event that will take place in Berlin. The show will take place a couple of days prior to the start of the IFA 2013 expo is going to have the Galaxy Note III as its star....

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