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Samsung Galaxy S4 Lollipop build gets shown off on video

Samsung Galaxy S4 Lollipop build gets shown off on video

07 November, 2014 | comments (63)

We have seen an internal build of the Android 5.0 Lollipop running on the Samsung Galaxy S5, courtesy SamMobile. Now they have managed to get their hands on an internal Lollipop build for the older Galaxy S4, and have a video for us to see...

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Samsung tipped to have a new series of smartphones on the way

Samsung tipped to have a new series of smartphones on the way

06 November, 2014 | comments (64)

According to a report in SamMobile, Samsung will soon launch a brand new smartphone series. The new lineup will allegedly feature single letter naming convention like the one seen in the newly launched Samsung Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5....


Samsung details the gifts you get with the Note 4 and Note Edge

Samsung details the gifts you get with the Note 4 and Note Edge

05 November, 2014 | comments (50)

Samsung has officially detailed the entire bundle of free goodies that are available to the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge owners. The company is throwing a lot of stuff at these users ranging from free cloud storage to free apps and...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 gets first round of rumored specs

Samsung Galaxy S6 gets first round of rumored specs

04 November, 2014 | comments (171)

Sure, the Galaxy Note 4 might be doing pretty well in terms of sales (at least in some places), but that doesn't mean Samsung isn't already working on its next top of the line device. As you may have guessed, we're talking about the successor to the...


Galaxy Note 4 sales outpace the Note 3 in North America and EU

Galaxy Note 4 sales outpace the Note 3 in North America and EU

04 November, 2014 | comments (56)

Samsung's Senior Vice President, Kim Hyun-joon, revealed that the Galaxy Note 4 sales in North America and Western Europe are doing great. In fact, in those regions the Note 4 is outpacing the sales of its predecessor, the Galaxy Note 3, from last...

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5.5-inch Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 benchmarked with 64-bit CPU

5.5-inch Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 benchmarked with 64-bit CPU

04 November, 2014 | comments (55)

The Samsung Galaxy Grand will grow into its name with a 5.5" version, which left its footsteps in the GFXBench database. The phone was dubbed "Galaxy Grand 3" by the rumor mill and features a bigger, 5.5" screen up 0.25" on the Grand 2. The new...


Samsung Master Dual flip phone headed to South Korea

Samsung Master Dual flip phone headed to South Korea

04 November, 2014 | comments (19)

We've already saw Samsung Galaxy Golden premiering in South Korea and possibly other markets. It is a dual-screen flip phone running on Android OS. Today Samsung introduced another stylish clamshell for South Korea, but this time it appears to be a ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge kicks off in the USA on Nov 7

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge kicks off in the USA on Nov 7

03 November, 2014 | comments (38)

Samsung has just announced the availability of the Galaxy Note Edge for the United States. The smartphone will become available as early as this week and major operators will be carrying it. Samsung Galaxy Note Edge was announced back at IFA expo...


Samsung I9500 Galaxy S4 to get Lollipop early next year

Samsung I9500 Galaxy S4 to get Lollipop early next year

03 November, 2014 | comments (57)

The current Samsung flagship, the Galaxy S5, will be getting Android 5.0 Lollipop, it was even demoed on video. Last year's flagship will not be left out, sources claim the Galaxy S4 will be updated too. The question then is "which S4?" since there...


Samsung refuses to pay licenses to Microsoft after Nokia buyout

Samsung refuses to pay licenses to Microsoft after Nokia buyout

02 November, 2014 | comments (92)

Samsung has issued a court filing regarding its collaboration with Microsoft on Windows Phone and states that it refuses to fulfill its end of the deal as it now sees the software giant as a direct competitor. The business collaboration agreement...


Tizen-running dual-SIM Samsung phone spotted at the FCC

Tizen-running dual-SIM Samsung phone spotted at the FCC

31 October, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung's been theoretically launching Tizen smartphones left and right for years. Actually though, we've yet to see one shipping product running the mobile OS that was once seriously thought to be able to take on Android. For the umpteenth time,...

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New Lollipop build for Samsung Galaxy S5 gets showcased

New Lollipop build for Samsung Galaxy S5 gets showcased

31 October, 2014 | comments (65)

A few weeks ago we brought you images and video showing what an early build of Android L for the Samsung Galaxy S5 looked like. Since that point, the Korean company's engineers have been hard at work tweaking things and integrating the TouchWiz...

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Samsung Ativ S gets updated to Windows Phone 8.1

Samsung Ativ S gets updated to Windows Phone 8.1

31 October, 2014 | comments (15)

The Samsung Ativ S is now ready to enter the Windows Phone 8.1 club. Lagging behind several Nokia handsets, the smartphone launched two years ago is finally starting to receive an over-the-air update to Windows Phone 8.1. Owners of the Ativ S in...


Samsung Galaxy S5 joins Sprint's device leasing scheme

Samsung Galaxy S5 joins Sprint's device leasing scheme

31 October, 2014 | comments (3)

A couple of weeks ago Sprint introduced its device leasing program, and so far only the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been in it. Through this scheme, you're able to lease a handset by essentially paying Sprint a monthly sum as 'rent'. And now...


Samsung announces Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5 duo of smartphones

Samsung announces Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5 duo of smartphones

30 October, 2014 | comments (104)

Samsung took the wraps off the Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3 duo of smartphones. The Android duet is targeting young buyers with entry-level and mid-range specs, variety of colors, and decidedly premium all-metal unibody. Samsung Galaxy A5 packs...

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Samsung Gear S lands on AT&T and Sprint on November 7

Samsung Gear S lands on AT&T and Sprint on November 7

30 October, 2014 | comments (10)

T-Mobile US announced just few hours ago it will be carrying the Samsung Gear S SIM-enabled smartwatch. It is offering it with a 2-year contract on $0 upfront and 24 payments of $14.58. The monthly plan costs just $5 and includes unlimited talks,...


Samsung Gear S launches on T-Mobile US on November 9

Samsung Gear S launches on T-Mobile US on November 9

30 October, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung Gear S is the first smartwatch that is capable of existing even without a smartphone companion. Gear S features a nano-SIM slot and supports voice telephony and data connections, so you don't need to communicate with any other kind of...


Samsung sees lowest profits since Q3 2011

Samsung sees lowest profits since Q3 2011

30 October, 2014 | comments (184)

Samsung is one of the phone manufacturers that make a significant profit (the other being Apple), but this last quarter the South Korean giant experienced a downturn. The consolidated revenue came out to $44.7 billion, down from $56 billion in Q3...

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Samsung Galaxy A series lands in November to fight Xiaomi

Samsung Galaxy A series lands in November to fight Xiaomi

29 October, 2014 | comments (44)

Samsung's incredibly oft-leaked Galaxy A series is going to get official pretty soon, it seems. A new report from the company's home country of South Korea claims that the Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5, and Galaxy A7 smartphones will go on sale at some point...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Developer Edition for Verizon now out

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Developer Edition for Verizon now out

29 October, 2014 | comments (10)

The Developer Edition of Verizon's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now available to purchase. You can only get it online, and just if you buy straight from Samsung's Web store. It will cost you though. This Note 4 model is priced at $699.99 outright,...