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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...

Tags: Samsung, Android


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 (431)

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...

Tags: LG, Samsung, Android


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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President Obama vetoes iPhone sales ban, Samsung disappointed

President Obama vetoes iPhone sales ban, Samsung disappointed

04 August, 2013 | comments (249)

The administration of the US President Barack Obama has recently issued a veto on the pending sales ban of certain older Apple products (the iPad 2 or earlier and the iPhone 4 or earlier). Following a ruling of the US International Trade Commission...

Tags: Samsung, Apple


Samsung Galaxy Folder leaks again, named Galaxy Golden

Samsung Galaxy Folder leaks again, named Galaxy Golden

03 August, 2013 | comments (155)

It seems Samsung is actually going to really do that clamshell Android smartphone after all. When we first saw it, we were hoping that the Galaxy Folder is merely a dead prototype, but a new live image suggests it's actually still in development...


Android 4.3 rolling out for Galaxy S4 and One Google Play edition

Android 4.3 rolling out for Galaxy S4 and One Google Play edition

03 August, 2013 | comments (45)

The Google Play editions of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the HTC One are receiving an OTA update that will upgrade them to Android 4.3. The update arrives merely a week after it was officially announced and started rolling out for the Nexus devices....

Tags: Samsung, HTC, Android


Official Android 4.2.2 ROM for Samsung Galaxy S II Plus leaks

Official Android 4.2.2 ROM for Samsung Galaxy S II Plus leaks

01 August, 2013 | comments (55)

We already know that Android 4.2 Jelly Bean upgrade will be the last major update for the Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy S II smartphones. But the good news is the wait is almost over and Samsung might soon start seeding the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean...

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Samsung outs dual-mode LTE  Galaxy S4 and S4 Mini versions

Samsung outs dual-mode LTE Galaxy S4 and S4 Mini versions

31 July, 2013 | comments (23)

Samsung has made big claims regarding its readiness to support developing LTE markets, and its most recent announcement of two new Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini variants supporting both FDD and TDD LTE networks confirms that sentiment. As global...

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Samsung Galaxy Note II  with Snapdragon 600 goes official

Samsung Galaxy Note II with Snapdragon 600 goes official

29 July, 2013 | comments (31)

The Snapdragon 600-powered Samsung Galaxy Note II that leaked some days ago is the real deal. The sped-up version was just announced by China Mobile, the largest carrier in China. The device is designated N7108D. The new Samsung Galaxy Note...

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Samsung testing the Galaxy Note III in three screen sizes?

Samsung testing the Galaxy Note III in three screen sizes?

28 July, 2013 | comments (89)

According to a listing of Indian logistics website Zaumba, the Samsung has began testing the Galaxy Note III in three different screen sizes. If Zaumba is to be believed, Samsung hasn't yet decided wether the Galaxy Note III should pack a 5.5", 5.7"...


IDC: Apple and Samsung lose market share in Q2

IDC: Apple and Samsung lose market share in Q2

26 July, 2013 | comments (158)

According to the latest figures from International Data Corporation (IDC) market analysis, Apple and Samsung continue to dominate the smartphone market. However, the companies have seen their shares slip in Q2 of this year compared to what they had...

Tags: Apple, Samsung, LG, Lenovo


Specs of Samsung Galaxy Note III leak, 5.7-inch display confirmed

Specs of Samsung Galaxy Note III leak, 5.7-inch display confirmed

26 July, 2013 | comments (232)

The upcoming Galaxy Note phablet has been doing the rounds in the rumorland for quite a while now. The specifications of the third generation Galaxy Note have appeared several times and now we have an official confirmation from a Samsung insider, in...


Samsung Galaxy S4 in Purple Mirage pictured

Samsung Galaxy S4 in Purple Mirage pictured

26 July, 2013 | comments (52)

Samsung recently announced a few new colors for its flagship smartphone. The Galaxy S4 was initially launched in two color options - Black and White, but the new announce meant it will also be getting Blue Arctic, Purple Mirage, Red Aurora, Brown...

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Samsung announces record $8.5B profit for Q2

Samsung announces record $8.5B profit for Q2

26 July, 2013 | comments (47)

Samsung announced a record $8.5 billion in operating profit, beating the $8.3 billion guidance it released early this month. That's up from the $7.9 billion from the previous quarter and $5.8 billion from the year ago quarter. Net profit was $6.99...

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Exynos 5 Octa 5420 is 20% faster, set to star in the Galaxy Note III

Exynos 5 Octa 5420 is 20% faster, set to star in the Galaxy Note III

23 July, 2013 | comments (67)

Following the teaser last week, Samsung has finally unveiled the new Exynos 5 Octa chip and shared some more details about it. The new Exynos 5 Octa 5420, which is likely to power the Samsung Galaxy Note III, is retaining its ARM big.LITTLE...

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Samsung Galaxy Note II with Snapdragon 600 surfaces

Samsung Galaxy Note II with Snapdragon 600 surfaces

22 July, 2013 | comments (56)

Samsung launched its second-generation Galaxy Note phablet last Fall and we are already waiting for its Galaxy Note III successor to come. It appears, though that the Koreans aren't done with their previous-gen phablet according to a leaked...