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Vodafone UK gets exclusive rights to Galaxy S5 gold color option

Vodafone UK gets exclusive rights to Galaxy S5 gold color option

17 March, 2014 | comments (25)

Vodafone UK has announced that it has acquired exclusive rights to the gold color option for the Samsung Galaxy S5. The phone was announced in four color options, the others being black, white and blue but it seems if you're in the UK and want to...


Android-powered Samsung G9098 flip phone headed to China

Android-powered Samsung G9098 flip phone headed to China

17 March, 2014 | comments (13)

There are flip smartphones we never hear about due to their very limited availability. Samsung has such gadgets for some Asian markets with the most notable one being the Galaxy Golden. It was released last November with dual Super AMOLED displays...


Samsung ATIV SE press image leaks out on Twitter

Samsung ATIV SE press image leaks out on Twitter

15 March, 2014 | comments (50)

An alleged press photo of Samsung ATIV SE made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. Previously known as Samsung Huron, the Windows Phone handset is bound for Verizon Wireless in the United States. Update, March 22: @evleaks has released...


Quad-core Samsung  Galaxy S3 Slim quietly launched

Quad-core Samsung Galaxy S3 Slim quietly launched

15 March, 2014 | comments (86)

Samsung has very quietly launched a new smartphone: the Samsung Galaxy S3 Slim in the Brazilian market. The name is a bit misleading, considering that the specs of the S3 Slim are some way below the original Galaxy S3. The phone is...

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New Samsung Galaxy Beam spotted at Tenaa

New Samsung Galaxy Beam spotted at Tenaa

15 March, 2014 | comments (33)

Samsung’s Beam phones with built-in pico projectors never really caught on, but the company has another one in the works. The Samsung SM-G3858 builds on its predecessor while staying in the mid-range. The phone was certified by Tenaa, which is...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 to launch on March 27 in Malaysia

Samsung Galaxy S5 to launch on March 27 in Malaysia

14 March, 2014 | comments (31)

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S5 during the MWC in Barcelona last month. The flagship is going to become available internationally on April 11. As it turns out though some markets may be getting the Galaxy S5 even earlier. The three biggest...


Samsung CEO denies a more premium Galaxy S5 in the works

Samsung CEO denies a more premium Galaxy S5 in the works

14 March, 2014 | comments (87)

The rumors about an upcoming premium version of the newly announced Galaxy S5 flagship has emerged shortly after the official premiere. The new model was rumored to pack a 4K display and a metal body. In 2013 we saw similar rumors about an...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom to have a 19MP camera, 4.8

Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom to have a 19MP camera, 4.8" screen

14 March, 2014 | comments (73)

Samsung is going forward with the Zoom line of camera phones – the Galaxy S5 Zoom has arrived at the GFXBench database, revealing several key specs. The device has the model number SM-C115 and has been in testing since earlier this year. The...


Samsung launches Galaxy S4 Black Edition in UK, costs £500

Samsung launches Galaxy S4 Black Edition in UK, costs £500

14 March, 2014 | comments (35)

Samsung introduced a new variant of its Galaxy S4 smartphone named Black Edition a month ago and the company had said that the device would go on sale in selected markets. One of those regions to offer the gorgeous looking new Galaxy S4 variant is...

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Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 released in Korea

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 released in Korea

13 March, 2014 | comments (21)

It looks like Samsung has made their Galaxy Grand 2 smartphone available on its home soil in Korea. The phone costs 517,000 K. Won, the equivalent of about $484 USD, which does seem pretty steep for the handset. The Grand 2 packs a 5.25”...

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SIM-free Sony Xperia Z2 UK pricing and availability confirmed

SIM-free Sony Xperia Z2 UK pricing and availability confirmed

12 March, 2014 | comments (61)

At the end of February, the first pre-orders for the Sony Xperia Z2 began at £564, but back then it was noted that official pricing is yet to be confirmed. And today we have the real deal as Clove UK has listed Sony's flagship at £540. The...

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Galaxy S5's ISOCELL camera advantages demoed on video

Galaxy S5's ISOCELL camera advantages demoed on video

12 March, 2014 | comments (64)

Samsung has been working on its ISOCELL tech for a while now and the new camera technology is ready for primetime – it's used in the main camera of the Samsung Galaxy S5, which is bound to sell in the tens of millions. What's ISOCELL anyway? It...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-orders in the UK to start on March 28

Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-orders in the UK to start on March 28

12 March, 2014 | comments (27)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-orders are roving across Europe and its seems they'll hit the UK in a couple of weeks – the latest information says that Brits will be able to pre-order Samsung's new flagship starting March 28. The actual launch date is...


PCB factory fire raises concern about Galaxy S5 availability

PCB factory fire raises concern about Galaxy S5 availability

10 March, 2014 | comments (63)

A huge fire destroyed a factory in Anseong, South Korea, which has been hired to manufacture PCBs (printed circuit boards) for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5 flagship. The damage is estimated to be around $1 billion in equipment, despite the 287...

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Samsung launches Galaxy S III mini Value Edition

Samsung launches Galaxy S III mini Value Edition

09 March, 2014 | comments (66)

Samsung has launched an updated version of its 17-month old Galaxy S III mini. It's called Samsung Galaxy S III mini Value Edition and is already on sale in the Netherlands. Samsung Galaxy S III mini Value Edition The Samsung Galaxy S III...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 priced at €500 in India

Samsung Galaxy S5 priced at €500 in India

07 March, 2014 | comments (88)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 has reached India and in anticipation of that the price of its predecessor dropped sharply. The Galaxy S5 was shortly available for sale on Saholic but has since been removed. Anyway, the important thing – the price – is...

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T-Mobile Galaxy S5 sign-up page exceeds 300,000 people

T-Mobile Galaxy S5 sign-up page exceeds 300,000 people

07 March, 2014 | comments (43)

Some 300,000 people have signed up to receive updates on the T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S5 webpage. Users also got incentive to share their personal information with the carrier, which is giving away a free Galaxy S5 to a few lucky...


Game over: Samsung to pay Apple $930M, sales ban denied

Game over: Samsung to pay Apple $930M, sales ban denied

06 March, 2014 | comments (237)

Apple vs Samsung largest-scale patent lawsuit, taking place in the US, is now over. Apple was awarded just under $930 million in damages, but its request for judge Koh to ban the infringing products was denied. This means that Samsung is free to...

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Galaxy S5 pre-orders in Sweden, Russia and Czech Republic

Galaxy S5 pre-orders in Sweden, Russia and Czech Republic

06 March, 2014 | comments (35)

Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-orders continue to expand throughout Eurasia – following the Netherlands and Romania, the new flagship is now available for pre-order in Sweden, Russia and the Czech Republic. In Sweden, the Galaxy S5 is available for...

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T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets KitKat 4.4.2 update

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets KitKat 4.4.2 update

05 March, 2014 | comments (87)

The international variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 already received its KitKat 4.4 update about a month and a half ago, but now it looks like T-Mobile USA will finally enjoy some update love. There have been reports from T-Mobile customers...

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