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Samsung releases source code for the Galaxy S III

Samsung releases source code for the Galaxy S III

01 June, 2012 | comments (46)

When it comes to pleasing the Android developer community, Samsung has been ahead of the pack for a while now by giving out sample units to developers and making their phones generally easy to mess around with. They are also known for releasing the...


Samsung Galaxy R Style for South Korea packs ICS, LTE, big battery

Samsung Galaxy R Style for South Korea packs ICS, LTE, big battery

31 May, 2012 | comments (39)

Samsung announced a new Galaxy droid for the Korean market - the Samsung Galaxy R Style. It’s based on the Galaxy S II, packs a 4.3" SuperAMOLED screen and runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with TouchWiz out of the box. The phone measures 128 x...


Samsung Galaxy S III Canadian availability is now official

Samsung Galaxy S III Canadian availability is now official

30 May, 2012 | comments (62)

It was only a rumor a few days ago, and now it is official. Samsung Galaxy S III will be available in Canada on June 20. There will be two versions of the Android powerhouse - the LTE sporting SGH-i747 and the 42 Mbps HSPA+ flavored SGH-iT999. The...


ICS updates finally hit  I9100 and I9100G Galaxy S II in India

ICS updates finally hit I9100 and I9100G Galaxy S II in India

29 May, 2012 | comments (245)

Most of the Galaxy S II users out there have been enjoying their due ICS serving for a while now, but those unlucky ones living in India were still waiting. Well today this finally changed as both versions of the smartphone available in the the...


EXCLUSIVE: Why the Pebble  Blue Galaxy S III is delayed

EXCLUSIVE: Why the Pebble Blue Galaxy S III is delayed

29 May, 2012 | comments (115)

Today we received official confirmation that Samsung is delaying the Pebble Blue Galaxy S III units due to some manufacturing issues regarding the paintjob and the panels' material. The official statement went like this: Samsung’s Galaxy SIII...


Some Samsung Galaxy S III stock delayed in the UK

Some Samsung Galaxy S III stock delayed in the UK

29 May, 2012 | comments (58)

It appears that some Samsung Galaxy S III units won't make it in time to the UK. Clove has informed preorders of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S III will be delayed until June 1st, rather than the announced May 30th release date. The blue variant...


Galaxy S III released in 28 countries around the world

Galaxy S III released in 28 countries around the world

29 May, 2012 | comments (89)

The Samsung Galaxy S III has gone on sale today and is the biggest launch for a single product in the company's history, with a simultaneous release in 28 countries around the world. However, Samsung plans to go even bigger in the coming...


Galaxy S III expected to go on sale in Canada and US by June 20

Galaxy S III expected to go on sale in Canada and US by June 20

26 May, 2012 | comments (53)

According to a leaked screenshot by the MobileSyrup.com, the Samsung Galaxy S III is expected to go on sale in Canada on June 20. The screenshot says 'Pre-order today', although there is no way to tell when exactly 'today' is. We can also...


Samsung unveils dual-sim Galaxy Ace Duos with GSM radios

Samsung unveils dual-sim Galaxy Ace Duos with GSM radios

26 May, 2012 | comments (59)

The world-wide edition of the Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos is now official. It's been a while since we saw the dual-mode version of the phone get announced for India. Now we finally have the two-SIM-slot variety intended for for international GSM...


Promo video says Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 is ICS upgradable

Promo video says Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 is ICS upgradable

24 May, 2012 | comments (35)

After the announcement of the ICS-running HTC Desire C (powered by a single-core 600MHz CPU), every time the dual-core Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 came up there was someone to ask “why is the more powerful phone running Gingerbread and not Ice Cream...


Apple-Samsung court meeting fails to get an agreement

Apple-Samsung court meeting fails to get an agreement

24 May, 2012 | comments (191)

In an unsurprising turn of events, the meeting between the CEOs of Apple and Samsung at the request of the court failed to achieve its desired purpose, as the two companies couldn't come to an agreement. The meeting was attended by Apple's...

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AT&T announces the QWERTY sporting Samsung Galaxy Appeal

AT&T announces the QWERTY sporting Samsung Galaxy Appeal

23 May, 2012 | comments (14)

AT&T announced the latest addition to its prepaid lineup - the slide-out QWERTY packing Samsung Galaxy Appeal. The smartphone will be available at Walmart stores first, in the beginning of next month, priced at $150. More AT&T GoPhone retail...


Galaxy S III - the most pre-ordered droid in Vodafone UK history

Galaxy S III - the most pre-ordered droid in Vodafone UK history

23 May, 2012 | comments (88)

Vodafone UK is happy to claim the Galaxy S III as the most pre-ordered Android device to date. The carrier is going to launch it on May 30. The Galaxy S III will cost you free with a two-year contract and a £41 tariff/month. The other...


Samsung Galaxy S III hits Dubai a week early, costs $680

Samsung Galaxy S III hits Dubai a week early, costs $680

22 May, 2012 | comments (97)

The Samsung Galaxy S III has arrived in Dubai a week earlier than expected and is already on sale for $666. This has been confirmed by a vigilant Reddit user who noticed an "Available Today" sign under the S III name in a mall store in Dubai....


Galaxy S III  AT&T and T-Mobile US versions confirmed

Galaxy S III AT&T and T-Mobile US versions confirmed

22 May, 2012 | comments (33)

Bluetooth SIG approval pages have confirmed the existence and model numbers of the AT&T and T-Mobile US versions of the Samsung Galaxy S III. The AT&T model number is SGH-I747 and should be based on the Snapdragon S4 chipset with a dual-core...


Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 now on sale in the UK and Germany

Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 now on sale in the UK and Germany

22 May, 2012 | comments (27)

The Samsung Galaxy Ace 2, a budget dual-core droid, has gone on sale in the UK and in Germany. Besides the dual-core processor, the Ace 2 also brings a bigger, better screen, more RAM and built-in storage over its predecessor. You can check out our...


Samsung Galaxy S II now shipping with Android 4.0 ICS

Samsung Galaxy S II now shipping with Android 4.0 ICS

21 May, 2012 | comments (130)

If you intend to buy a Galaxy S II, there is some good news for you. It seems Samsung is shipping all new Galaxy S II units with pre-installed Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. We've only received confirmation from the Indian market, but we guess...


Galaxy S III gets 9 million pre-orders from 100 global carriers

Galaxy S III gets 9 million pre-orders from 100 global carriers

18 May, 2012 | comments (204)

Korea Economic Daily is reporting that the Samsung Galaxy S III has received over 9 million pre-orders from 100 carriers around the world. This information comes courtesy of a Samsung official who remains anonymous. Whichever way you look at...


Phones4U offers 32GB microSD card, flip case with S III preorders

Phones4U offers 32GB microSD card, flip case with S III preorders

17 May, 2012 | comments (43)

It seems that the UK is a great place to get a Samsung Galaxy S III - Phones4U is the latest retailer to offer a little something extra if you place your orders there. If you pre-order an S III, you'll get a free 32GB microSD card along with a...


HTC Desire C benchmarked ahead of release

HTC Desire C benchmarked ahead of release

16 May, 2012 | comments (19)

Constantly in the limelight these days, the HTC Desire C just won't keep out of the headlines. The smartphone is not even released yet, but curious (and lucky) fellow journalists have already put it through its paces with the usual benchmark...