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Watch the Google I/O keynote presentation right here

Watch the Google I/O keynote presentation right here

28 May, 2015 | comments (10)

Google's annual I/O conference is about to begin shortly and up first is the all-important keynote presentation. We will be covering the speech live as it goes, but, you can also tag along for yourself. We have embedded the player for you...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Samsung's project Valley might start the era of foldable devices

Samsung's project Valley might start the era of foldable devices

28 May, 2015 | comments (40)

Samsung has been working on flexible displays for quite some time now and the Galaxy Note Edge and S6 edge are a definite testament to its huge success. But, flexible is one thing, while foldable opens up a whole new array of challenges and...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Galaxy S6, S6 edge camera update, Android 5.1 due in June

Galaxy S6, S6 edge camera update, Android 5.1 due in June

28 May, 2015 | comments (34)

Android 5.1 Lollipop will bring new camera interface and features to Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. The new firmware is expected to arrive on the duo of flagship smartphones in June. With Android 5.1, the already capable 16MP camera...


Android 5 Lollipop now seeding on Samsung Galaxy A7

Android 5 Lollipop now seeding on Samsung Galaxy A7

27 May, 2015 | comments (62)

Last month Samsung treated the Galaxy A3 to sweet Android Lollipop in Russia and later pushed the update across other markets. A week ago UK's Three spilled the beans on the upcoming Lollipop updates for the bigger Galaxy A5 and A7 models - they...


Samsung Galaxy J1 Pop is reportedly in development

Samsung Galaxy J1 Pop is reportedly in development

26 May, 2015 | comments (5)

The Samsung Galaxy J1 (SM-J100) is just a few months old at this point, but a new report claims its maker is already hard at work on a new version. The device which is currently in development will have the model number SM-J110, and it could be...


Microsoft and Sony fall out of top 10 smartphone vendors in Q1

Microsoft and Sony fall out of top 10 smartphone vendors in Q1

26 May, 2015 | comments (71)

Samsung was the top smartphone manufacturer in the first quarter of the ongoing year, according to latest stats released by former Nokia executive and current market analyst Tomi Ahonen, who is also considered to be one of the world's most...


Samsung launches Galaxy S6 edge Iron Man Limited Edition

Samsung launches Galaxy S6 edge Iron Man Limited Edition

25 May, 2015 | comments (51)

Marvel’s second movie about the Avengers titled Age of Ultron is out in the theatres and the company shook hands with Samsung for some special projects. After teasing the Iron Man-themed Samsung Galaxy S6 edge last week, the Korean giant has...


Purported live photo of entry-level Samsung Z LTE handset leaks

Purported live photo of entry-level Samsung Z LTE handset leaks

25 May, 2015 | comments (4)

An alleged live photo of an unannounced Samsung Z LTE smartphone made the rounds online. According to the image’s source, the Tizen OS smartphone is said to be a variant of the entry-level Samsung Z1 with 4G LTE connectivity. After comparing...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


The Top 10 trending phones of week 21

The Top 10 trending phones of week 21

24 May, 2015 | comments (25)

In a week highlighted by the announcement of the Oppo R7 and R7 Plus duo, our traditional Top 10 trending chart sees mostly the same players at the top with a few popular models returning in the lower half of the table. The Top 10 trending phones...

Tags: Samsung, Asus, Apple, Yu, Lenovo


Samsung Z1 tops charts in Bangladesh in Q1

Samsung Z1 tops charts in Bangladesh in Q1

23 May, 2015 | comments (36)

Samsung's only Tizen-based smartphone, the Z1, was the top smartphone in Bangladesh in the first quarter of the ongoing year, according to a latest report from market research firm Counterpoint. The South Korean company captured the second...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Plus quietly listed at $157 for India

Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Plus quietly listed at $157 for India

22 May, 2015 | comments (32)

Samsung carries several iterations of an entry-level to mid-range handsets in India. Its latest addition is the new Galaxy Grand Neo Plus GT-I9060, which quietly debuted in the country. The Grand Neo Plus is now listed at the official Samsung...

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Iron Man-themed Galaxy S6 Edge launching next week

Iron Man-themed Galaxy S6 Edge launching next week

22 May, 2015 | comments (18)

Samsung has announced that the Iron Man-themed version of the Galaxy S6 Edge will be launched next week. The announcement was made by the South Korean company in a Facebook post that included a photo offering a glimpse of the handset (see...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung's Galaxy J5, J7 pay a visit at TENAA

Samsung's Galaxy J5, J7 pay a visit at TENAA

22 May, 2015 | comments (3)

The Galaxy J is Samsung’s most recent smartphone series with Galaxy J1 being its first representative. We already learned that Samsung will add three more members to this Galaxy J group - J3, J5, and J7. Out of these three, the Galaxy J5...

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Samsung says no plans to bring new GS6 colour variants to Canada

Samsung says no plans to bring new GS6 colour variants to Canada

22 May, 2015 | comments (14)

Samsung has confirmed that the Galaxy S6 in Blue Topaz and S6 edge in Green Emerald, which were launched earlier this week, won't be available in Canada any-time soon. “Currently, we do not have any specific information on Canadian...

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Samsung tablet with Intel Atom x5 chip, 4GB RAM spotted

Samsung tablet with Intel Atom x5 chip, 4GB RAM spotted

21 May, 2015 | comments (27)

A Geekbench listing of a mysterious Samsung tablet codenamed CHOPIN-LTE made the rounds online. The slate houses a 64-bit Intel Atom x5-8500 chipset with 2.24 GHz quad-core CPU codenamed “Cherry Trail.” The silicon will utilize 14nm...


Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with a 5.5-inch screen after all

Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with a 5.5-inch screen after all

21 May, 2015 | comments (13)

The Samsung Galaxy A8 is the most recent member of the A-series, yet to become official. It's position at the top of the lineup led to suspicions that a 5.7-inch screen would be used, but a GFXBench listing aims to refute that claim. According to...


Samsung CEO denies Galaxy Note 5 July launch rumors

Samsung CEO denies Galaxy Note 5 July launch rumors

20 May, 2015 | comments (39)

Samsung's CEO J.K. Shin denied the recent rumors regarding the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy Note 5. Earlier some reports suggested the Galaxy S6 is doing underwhelming on the market. The rumors continued that the low sales may lead to early release of...

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Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with fingerprint sensor

Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with fingerprint sensor

20 May, 2015 | comments (31)

Earlier this year Samsung introduced its new Galaxy A-series smartphones that sport metallic properties and premium finish. After MWC 2015, a trademark filing revealed Samsung’s plans to add more devices to the A-series. Samsung launched the...


Android 5.0.2 update to arrive on Galaxy A5 and A7 next month

Android 5.0.2 update to arrive on Galaxy A5 and A7 next month

19 May, 2015 | comments (22)

Samsung's A series is naturally high up in the waiting list for Lollipop updates. The three metal devices have boon promised an Android 5.0.2 OTA and industry sources hint that it should start seeding pretty soon. The build in question already...


Samsung Galaxy S6 sales reach 10M, run behind schedule

Samsung Galaxy S6 sales reach 10M, run behind schedule

19 May, 2015 | comments (131)

The Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 edge range has reached 10 million units shipped worldwide, a senior Samsung executive was quoted as saying in Korean media. A precise date was not mentioned, but it's around a month or slightly more into the smartphones'...

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