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Galaxy S6 enters production, features new TouchWiz

Galaxy S6 enters production, features new TouchWiz

13 January, 2015 | comments (93)

Samsung appears to have finally listened to those criticizing its Android overlay. Introducing new features with every generation, TouchWiz is certainly one of the most functional UIs around but it's also one that requires serious amounts of...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 gets Android 5.0 in the UK

Samsung Galaxy S5 gets Android 5.0 in the UK

12 January, 2015 | comments (35)

The United Kingdom is the latest European market that saw Samsung Galaxy S5 get updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop. The latest Android build is now seeding to devices in Blighty. The update is based on Android 5.0 (LRX21T), not Android 5.0.2...

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Samsung Galaxy J1 gets pictured for the first time

Samsung Galaxy J1 gets pictured for the first time

12 January, 2015 | comments (40)

Mere hours ago Samsung finally made the Galaxy A7 official, following many months of leaks. Soon though, the Korean company should unveil another smartphone, this time however we're talking about a low-end model. It's the Galaxy J1 which we've...

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Galaxy S6 will come in two versions, new report confirms

Galaxy S6 will come in two versions, new report confirms

12 January, 2015 | comments (47)

The rumor mill on the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 is running at full speed. Although disappointingly no official word was heard at the recent CES 2015, Business Insider reports that the future flagship will indeed come in both regular and edge...

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Samsung Galaxy A7 goes official with 6.3mm metal unibody

Samsung Galaxy A7 goes official with 6.3mm metal unibody

11 January, 2015 | comments (90)

Samsung Galaxy A7 is finally official. The metal-clad smartphone with optional dual-SIM functionality will be available at the end of Q1 this year in two different chipset configurations. The Galaxy A7 will feature a 64-bit Qualcomm...

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Samsung still keen on making Windows Phone devices

Samsung still keen on making Windows Phone devices

11 January, 2015 | comments (20)

According to a report in Korea Times, Samsung is still keen on making Windows Phone devices. The Korean giant is considering rolling out affordable handsets that run Redmond’s mobile platform. Samsung has implemented “pilot programs on the...


Samsung Galaxy E5 hits Russia on January 23

Samsung Galaxy E5 hits Russia on January 23

10 January, 2015 | comments (24)

Samsung Galaxy E3 and Galaxy E5 were announced on January 6 and the first market to get the mid-range duo was India. Both phones resembles the A series, though instead of metal they use polycarbonate. Galaxy E5 packs a 5" 720p Super AMOLED screen...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition is no more

Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition is no more

09 January, 2015 | comments (16)

A couple of days ago the Moto G Google Play Edition vanished from the Play Store forever, and now another smartphone has had the exact same fate. It certainly looks like Google Play Edition devices are going extinct soon. Today the Samsung Galaxy...


Consumer Electronics Show 2015 wrap-up

Consumer Electronics Show 2015 wrap-up

09 January, 2015 | comments (7)

Much to the disappointment of tech geeks, CES 2015 couldn't go on forever. Some rumored announcements didn't take place, yet we got to see intriguing unexpected releases. In the following paragraphs you can check out what grabbed our...


Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 finally coming to Europe

Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 finally coming to Europe

08 January, 2015 | comments (16)

Following the official launch in India of the Galaxy A3 and A5 two days ago, it appears the European market will not be left out. Firmware versions have been made available by Samsung for both smartphones for an extensive list of countries,...

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Samsung expects Q4 2014 profits to drop 37% year-on-year

Samsung expects Q4 2014 profits to drop 37% year-on-year

08 January, 2015 | comments (75)

Samsung has announced its earnings guidance for the fourth quarter of 2014, revealing an operating profit of 5.2 trillion won ($4.7 billion), down approximately 37% from the year ago quarter, but still better than the 4.06 trillion-won figure it...

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Verizon begins selling Galaxy Note Edge for $399.99 on-contract

Verizon begins selling Galaxy Note Edge for $399.99 on-contract

08 January, 2015 | comments (9)

After US Cellular, the biggest carrier in the United States, Verizon, has also launched the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge on its network. The Big Red is selling the device for $399.99 on a two-year contract or $799.99 unlocked. You can also get it for...

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Selfie-centered Samsung Grand Max unveiled in Korea

Selfie-centered Samsung Grand Max unveiled in Korea

08 January, 2015 | comments (22)

Samsung's event at CES 2015 was lacking in smartphone flair, instead focusing on domestic appliances and what they called SUHD television. In South Korea though, they are launching the Galaxy Grand Max which is to hit local shelves on January 9 at...

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Samsung shows its thinnest phone yet - the Galaxy A7

Samsung shows its thinnest phone yet - the Galaxy A7

08 January, 2015 | comments (58)

Samsung has hit somewhat of a stride as of late, releasing the Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3 in India and officially announcing the Galaxy E7 and Galaxy E5 alongside them. And now at an official Samsung Galaxy A launch in Malaysia, Samsung also showed...

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Samsung launches Galaxy E7, E5, A5 and A3 in India

Samsung launches Galaxy E7, E5, A5 and A3 in India

06 January, 2015 | comments (89)

Samsung is currently officially launching the Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3 in India alongside the new Galaxy E7 and Galaxy E5 which it simultaneously has officially announced. We are already familiar with the specs of the A3 and the A5. The A3 has...

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Galaxy S6 Edge rumoured to be a limited edition device

Galaxy S6 Edge rumoured to be a limited edition device

06 January, 2015 | comments (32)

While there is no official word on Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S6 series, which is said to consist of the Galaxy S6 flagship and the Galaxy S6 Edge, rumours surrounding the devices refuse to die down. Just a day after there were reports that both...


Samsung Galaxy Note Edge lands at US Cellular on Jan.7

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge lands at US Cellular on Jan.7

05 January, 2015 | comments (4)

The seemingly "limited edition" Samsung Galaxy Note Edge keeps spreading to more and more carriers across the world. In the US of A, it's so far been offered by AT&T, T-Mobile, as well as Sprint. This week, though, a new company will jump in and...

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Watch Samsung's CES press conference live

Watch Samsung's CES press conference live

05 January, 2015 | comments (18)

With CES 2015 already well under way it is time to turn our attention towards Samsung. The Korean giant's press conference is already underway. You can watch it using the embedded player below: All eyes are truly on Samsung this year with...

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Curved Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge enters India for testing

Curved Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge enters India for testing

05 January, 2015 | comments (15)

Thanks to Indian import data website Zauba, we can see that Samsung has imported a prototype Galaxy S6 smartphone in India for R&D purposes. The phone is carrying the SM-G925F model number and costs around $710 (INR 44,909). The phone is...


Samsung Galaxy A5 enjoys  a 24K gold bath

Samsung Galaxy A5 enjoys a 24K gold bath

05 January, 2015 | comments (30)

Vietnamese gold-plating shop Karalux has chosen the Samsung Galaxy A5 as its latest target to fill in the company's large collection of gold smartphones. The Galaxy A5 launched last month and is Samsung's first aluminum-clad smartphone in its...

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