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Samsung J1 Launching on Amazon India, February 11

Samsung J1 Launching on Amazon India, February 11

10 February, 2015 | comments (24)

The budget-oriented Samsung J1 will go on sale in India on February 11. The device will be available through Amazon for a price tag of just INR 7,190 or about $115. The J1 was unveiled a few weeks ago as part of Samsung's recent lineup expansion and...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Lollipop update now seeding to Exynos Galaxy S4 in India

Lollipop update now seeding to Exynos Galaxy S4 in India

10 February, 2015 | comments (451)

Samsung has already updated the GPE model and the I9506 Galaxy S4 with Android 5 Lollipop. It recently begun seeding Lollipop to the Exynos-based I9500 Galaxy S4 flavor in Russia, too. As promised, the I9500 is the next major Samsung Galaxy S4...


Microsoft and Samsung ended their dispute over royalties

Microsoft and Samsung ended their dispute over royalties

09 February, 2015 | comments (13)

Samsung and Microsoft announced that they have put an end to their dispute over Android royalty payments. Terms of the agreement are confidential. Here is the full text of the joint release from the two tech giants: “Samsung and...


Galaxy S6 and S Edge official support pages appear

Galaxy S6 and S Edge official support pages appear

09 February, 2015 | comments (23)

It is no secret that everybody seems to be waiting for Samsung's next big flagship device. The highly-anticipated Galaxy S6 and its alleged double-curved variant have been gathering so much interest that our news section has practically been...


CyberMedia: Samsung still the top smartphone vendor in India

CyberMedia: Samsung still the top smartphone vendor in India

09 February, 2015 | comments (13)

Last week, a report from market research firm Canalys said that Micromax has overtaken Samsung as the leading smartphone manufacturer in India. However, the South Korean company was quick to refute the report, claiming that it’s still the top player...

Tags: Samsung, India


More images of Samsung Galaxy S6 in a case make the rounds

More images of Samsung Galaxy S6 in a case make the rounds

08 February, 2015 | comments (57)

More images of Samsung Galaxy S6 in a protective case made the rounds online. The latest batch of renders showcase the upcoming flagship smartphone wearing a rugged cover. In line with past leaks, the images once again showcase the new...


Samsung Z1 costs USD $90 upon launch in Bangladesh

Samsung Z1 costs USD $90 upon launch in Bangladesh

08 February, 2015 | comments (38)

A few days ago we reported that the Tizen-based Samsung Z1 has just launched in Malaysia, but back then it wasn't clear exactly how much it costs. New information came through today suggesting the Samsung Z1 is priced at 6,900 Bangladeshi Taka or...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Motorola COO: Samsung might lose its leadership position

Motorola COO: Samsung might lose its leadership position

07 February, 2015 | comments (108)

Motorola, which shipped over 10 million smartphones last quarter, up a whopping 118% compared to the same period of 2013, has said that Samsung might lose its position as the world's top smartphone vendor, just like Nokia and...

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Release dates leak for Verizon's Nexus 6, Galaxy Core Prime

Release dates leak for Verizon's Nexus 6, Galaxy Core Prime

06 February, 2015 | comments (2)

For the past couple of days it's been obvious that Verizon is getting ready to sell the Motorola Nexus 6 soon, after all the carrier put this on its own website. If you're dying to know when exactly that will happen, a new leak should help...


Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S Edge rumor round-up

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S Edge rumor round-up

06 February, 2015 | comments (3)

With all the hype around Samsung's much anticipated next flagship our news section has been overflowing with various reports about the new device, its possible specs and variants. While Samsung has the final word on this matter, with MWC still about...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Tizen-running Samsung Z1 now available in Bangladesh

Tizen-running Samsung Z1 now available in Bangladesh

06 February, 2015 | comments (22)

The first Tizen smartphone - Samsung Z1 - was finally launched last month and the first market to get it was India. According to Samsung about 30% of the Indian phone users aren't relying on a smartphone and this where Samsung Z1 wanted...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Rumor: Galaxy S Edge screen to be less curvy than Note Edge

Rumor: Galaxy S Edge screen to be less curvy than Note Edge

06 February, 2015 | comments (25)

The rumor mill is abuzz with Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S Edge tips and leaks. Reportedly the Galaxy S6 and S Edge bodies will be uniformly colored, with the same texture on the front. Apparently even the camera module will get a paint job, it's normally...


Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A I9506 gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A I9506 gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

06 February, 2015 | comments (40)

If you bought a Samsung Galaxy S4 I9506 – aka S4 LTE-A or S4 LTE+ - you may have been feeling a little left out of the Lollipop update bonanza. This version of the phone has a Snapdragon 800 chipset, just like the Galaxy Note 3 and an update over...


Galaxy S6 case leak confirm a double-edged S Edge exists

Galaxy S6 case leak confirm a double-edged S Edge exists

06 February, 2015 | comments (28)

With MWC 2015 right around the corner the hype is on for new handset releases all over the place. Naturally Samsung is in the spotlight and the rumor mill has been overflowing with bits and pieces of the new Galaxy S6 flagship. Stories have been...


Galaxy S6 gets rendered in cases based on actual dimensions

Galaxy S6 gets rendered in cases based on actual dimensions

05 February, 2015 | comments (57)

Just a couple of hours or so after a leak showed us the alleged schematics of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6, now we get some new renders of the device. These are showing it inside cases designed by Verus, a company which claims that the...


Samsung Galaxy S6 schematics show a protruding camera

Samsung Galaxy S6 schematics show a protruding camera

05 February, 2015 | comments (114)

Newly leaked schematics of the Samsung Galaxy S6 have appeared and are telling a bit of a different story from the initial ones we stumbled upon not too long ago. Apparently, the Galaxy S6 will have a protruding camera module, which isn't ideal as...


Galaxy Note Edge with Swarovski crystals makes your eyes bleed

Galaxy Note Edge with Swarovski crystals makes your eyes bleed

05 February, 2015 | comments (28)

There is a Samsung Galaxy Note Edge exclusive limited edition that you probably don't want to be seen with. The special Note Edge model has 1800 shiny Swarovski crystals all over the back. The highlight of this limited Galaxy Note Edge...

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Lollipop update coming to Sprint's Galaxy S5 today

Lollipop update coming to Sprint's Galaxy S5 today

05 February, 2015 | comments (21)

Just a day after HTC confirmed that the Sprint HTC One (M7) will start receiving the Android 5.0 update today, it looks like the carrier's Galaxy S5 will get the update too. According to Samsung's official support page, the S5 Lollipop update...


Samsung refutes Canalys report, says still on top in India

Samsung refutes Canalys report, says still on top in India

05 February, 2015 | comments (57)

In an interesting turn of events, Samsung has dismissed the Canalys report that said Micromax has overtaken the South Korean company as the leading smartphone manufacturer in India. The tech giant has said that it’s still the number one player in...


Samsung Galaxy S6 metal frame revealed in photos

Samsung Galaxy S6 metal frame revealed in photos

04 February, 2015 | comments (109)

The first photos of the Samsung Galaxy S6 metal frame have surfaced. Moreover, the new photos portray the frame from all angles and show the layout of its ports and buttons. Leaked schematics of the phone suggest it'll measure just 7.2mm thick...