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Samsung Galaxy Express to hit shelves November 16

Samsung Galaxy Express to hit shelves November 16

09 November, 2012 | comments (30)

The Samsung Galaxy Express midrange LTE-powered droid exclusive to AT&T is expected to become available for $99.99 with a two year contract starting Nov. 16. The Samsung Galaxy Express will feature a 4.5 inch Super AMOLED Plus screen of 480 x...


Apple drops out of Top 5 in China, Galaxy S III tops iPhone 4S in Q3

Apple drops out of Top 5 in China, Galaxy S III tops iPhone 4S in Q3

08 November, 2012 | comments (131)

The iPhone is the most common smartphone almost everywhere in the world... almost. According to analysts at Canalys, in the third quarter this year Apple dropped out of the Top 5 smartphone makers in the Chinese market. And it's an important...


Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1  rolling out now

Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 rolling out now

08 November, 2012 | comments (91)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet launched with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (unlike its smaller Note II sibling), but its Jelly Bean update has now started its rollout. It's the 4.1 version of Jelly Bean and not 4.2, but the differences between...


Samsung Galaxy Camera goes on sale in the UK in two days

Samsung Galaxy Camera goes on sale in the UK in two days

05 November, 2012 | comments (63)

The Samsung Galaxy Camera drew a lot of attention when it was announced though launch date and pricing details were a bit slim. Samsung put out a press release today, saying the camera will be in the UK stores in a couple of days. The Samsung...


New JB ROM for Samsung Galaxy Note leaks, supports Multi-View

New JB ROM for Samsung Galaxy Note leaks, supports Multi-View

05 November, 2012 | comments (43)

A couple of weeks ago we saw the first Android 4.1 Jelly Bean ROM for the Samsung Galaxy Note leak, version N7000XXLS2, but now SamMobile claim that they have the real deal straight from Samsung's servers and that the previos ROM was a system...


Samsung has sold 30 million Galaxy S III devices worldwide

Samsung has sold 30 million Galaxy S III devices worldwide

02 November, 2012 | comments (257)

Samsung has reached yet another sales milestone with its Galaxy S III flagship. The Korean giant just announced that it has sold 30 million units of the smartphone worldwide. The number includes the I9300 as well as carrier specific versions offered...


Samsung sells 3 million Galaxy Note II units in just over a month

Samsung sells 3 million Galaxy Note II units in just over a month

02 November, 2012 | comments (132)

Samsung have once again outdone themselves, this time with the Galaxy Note II. The 5.5-inch phablet is now ticking in 3 million pockets worldwide, just 37 days after the September launch. "The rapid Galaxy Note 2 sales have a meaning of not...


Apple lose iPhone name in Mexico, revise statement in UK

Apple lose iPhone name in Mexico, revise statement in UK

02 November, 2012 | comments (217)

Update: As The Verge has explained in their post on the matter, it seems there has been a misunderstanding over what actually happened in Mexico and what everyone thought had happened. As it turns out, Apple intended to cancel the 'iFone' patent...


Samsung Galaxy S III mini hits the UK on November 8

Samsung Galaxy S III mini hits the UK on November 8

01 November, 2012 | comments (40)

Samsung announced today that the Galaxy S III mini is heading to the UK as early as November 8, which aligns with earlier expectations. As usual, the mini version of the company's Android flagship will be available both on contract and...


Samsung announces the I9260 Galaxy Premier

Samsung announces the I9260 Galaxy Premier

31 October, 2012 | comments (83)

Samsung has announced the new I9260 Galaxy Premier. This phone is essentially the Galaxy Nexus with slightly updated hardware and running Samsung's proprietary TouchWiz interface on top of Android 4.1. The Galaxy Premier has a 4.65-inch, 1280...


Rumor suggests the Galaxy S IV will use Exynos 5450 chipset

Rumor suggests the Galaxy S IV will use Exynos 5450 chipset

30 October, 2012 | comments (184)

The new Samsung-made Nexus 10 uses the next-generation Exynos chipset - an Exynos 5 with two Cortex-A15 cores at 1.7GHz and Mali-604 GPU (the same chipset as the new Chromebook). So, rumors that the next Samsung Galaxy S IV will use an Exynos 5...


Verizon to get WP8 Samsung Ativ Odyssey in December

Verizon to get WP8 Samsung Ativ Odyssey in December

29 October, 2012 | comments (2)

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 press conferences is already over and among all new things announced there was the Samsung Ativ Odyssey for Verizon. The only bits of info we got were the name and the launch month – December. The name Odyssey was the...


Google officially unveils the Samsung Nexus 10 tablet

Google officially unveils the Samsung Nexus 10 tablet

29 October, 2012 | comments (37)

The cat's out of the bag and the Google Nexus 10 manufactured by Samsung is now official. Undoubtedly, the most prominent feature of the slate is its 10.1" display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. This makes for a pixel density of...


Google unveils HSPA+ Nexus 7 version, 32GB version in tow

Google unveils HSPA+ Nexus 7 version, 32GB version in tow

29 October, 2012 | comments (18)

Alongside the brand new Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 tablet, Google also announced an HSPA+ enabled Nexus 7 slate. The 3G radio sporting device will be compatible with over 200 GSM carriers worldwide, including AT&T in the United States. ...


Google Nexus 10 shown on video, new lockscreen demoed

Google Nexus 10 shown on video, new lockscreen demoed

28 October, 2012 | comments (36)

The Samsung-made Google Nexus 10 tablet managed to get itself caught on camera yet again, after its video appeared the other day. The video is very short but does, briefly, show the new lockscreen layout and takes a quick look at the...


Google Nexus 10 previewed before announcement, loved

Google Nexus 10 previewed before announcement, loved

26 October, 2012 | comments (143)

Google's upcoming Nexus 10 slate has leaked out in live photos, confirming previous rumors for the Samsung made tablet. Set to be officially unveiled on Monday, the device packs impressive specifications, headed by a stunning 10.1" display with a...


Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier images leak

Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier images leak

26 October, 2012 | comments (52)

We have seen some images of the Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier in the past but they have mostly showed the front of the device. But these latest pictures show us some of the other sides of the device, including the back. The Galaxy Premier...


Samsung Q3 report: Operating profits reach $7.4 billion

Samsung Q3 report: Operating profits reach $7.4 billion

26 October, 2012 | comments (62)

Samsung has released their quarterly earning figures and once again has come up with some impressive numbers. Their total revenue last quarter was 52.18 trillion won ($47.5 billion), a 26 percent increase over last year, and the operating profits...

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Jelly Bean update start seeding to the US Galaxy S III

Jelly Bean update start seeding to the US Galaxy S III

25 October, 2012 | comments (87)

Sprint is releasing the Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean update to its Galaxy S III as we speak. The update is carried out over the air to consumers and each device that receives it will download it automatically. Users will get Project Butter for a...


Verizon Galaxy Note II  to have the carrier's logo on its home button

Verizon Galaxy Note II to have the carrier's logo on its home button

25 October, 2012 | comments (26)

It's not unusual for US carriers to put their branding on the backs of the smartphones they offer. We've even seen them above the displays on the backs, on wallpapers and what not. However, Verizon has just reached a new level of tackiness and put...