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Tizen is dead, not delayed according to Eldar Murtazin

Tizen is dead, not delayed according to Eldar Murtazin

04 July, 2013 | comments (100)

The controversial Russian blogger Eldar Murtazin posted a tweet claiming the Tizen OS is almost dead. He also suggests Samsung won't release more than one device running on Tizen. Tizen is almost dead. It isn't delay. That's cancel of the whole...

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Samsung Galaxy Note III to have 3GB of RAM, slimmer profile?

Samsung Galaxy Note III to have 3GB of RAM, slimmer profile?

03 July, 2013 | comments (261)

The Samsung Galaxy Note had 1GB RAM, the Galaxy Note II had 2GB RAM and the Galaxy Note III will have... 3GB RAM. That's what Korean publication Hankyung claims anyway. So far from leaks we've seen that the Note III will pack either a Snapdragon 800...


Samsung has shipped 20 million Galaxy S4 units already

Samsung has shipped 20 million Galaxy S4 units already

03 July, 2013 | comments (181)

Despite reports (which were denied) of Samsung cutting down orders for Galaxy S4 parts, the company's flagship is selling very well Yonhap News is reporting that the tech giant had shipped 20 million units by the end of June. The Galaxy S4 hit the...

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You can install Android 4.3 on your Galaxy S4 right now

You can install Android 4.3 on your Galaxy S4 right now

28 June, 2013 | comments (73)

Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition was unleashed just two days ago, but some lucky guy have somehow managed to get his hands on an Android 4.3 Jelly Bean-running test unit of the device. The Android build however doesn't have all of the features...

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Android 4.3 spotted on Galaxy S4, screenshots inside

Android 4.3 spotted on Galaxy S4, screenshots inside

28 June, 2013 | comments (52)

Leaked screenshots show Android 4.3, dubbed Jelly Bean, running on a Snapdragon-powered (I9505) Samsung Galaxy S4. The firmware was allegedly intended for the Google Edition Galaxy S4 (I9505G) and sports the build number JWR66N.S005.130625. Just...


Google Editions HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 go on sale

Google Editions HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 go on sale

26 June, 2013 | comments (89)

As originally promised, the Google Play editions of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the HTC One have gone on sale today. Both top-shelf smartphones, running stock Android can be ordered from the Google Play Store in the United States. The Pure...

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WP8 Samsung ATIV S Neo and HTC 8XT for Sprint announced

WP8 Samsung ATIV S Neo and HTC 8XT for Sprint announced

26 June, 2013 | comments (51)

Two new Windows Phone 8 offerings will be making their way stateside on Sprint's 4G LTE network this summer. The first is the HTC 8XT, toting a 4.3-inch display of WVGA resolution as well as a Snapdragon 400 chipset with a 1.4 GHz dual-core...


Snapdragon 800 Samsung Galaxy S4 benchmarked, scores inside

Snapdragon 800 Samsung Galaxy S4 benchmarked, scores inside

26 June, 2013 | comments (108)

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IDC: Western Europe buys fewer phones, prefers Android to iOS

IDC: Western Europe buys fewer phones, prefers Android to iOS

26 June, 2013 | comments (45)

The phone market in Western Europe has shifter in Q1 2013, reports analyst firm IDC. In what has been the quarter of slowest market growth since 2004, feature phone shipments fell 31% to just 12 million and even smartphones took a hit. Android...


Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A goes official for SK Telecom

Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A goes official for SK Telecom

25 June, 2013 | comments (43)

Less than a day after we saw it get unboxed, Samsung took the wraps off the Galaxy S4 LTE-A. Dubbed SHV-E330S, the newcomer is available for SK Telecom in Korea. It is the first device, capable of reaching network speeds of up to 150Mbps on the...

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Snapdragon 800-rocking Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A gets unboxed

Snapdragon 800-rocking Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A gets unboxed

25 June, 2013 | comments (95)

A full unboxing of the Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor has appeared online, further solidifying that the company is almost ready to launch the device in Korea on SK Telecom's LTE-Advanced network. The...

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Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8 to come in Plum Purple

Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8 to come in Plum Purple

25 June, 2013 | comments (27)

Word is that the latest bigscreen phablet offerings from Samsung will be getting a new color scheme - Plum Purple. While no official image has surfaced, the following renders should give you some idea of what to expect. Renders of the Mega 6.3...


Samsung joint venture to promote carbon fiber, maybe in phones too

Samsung joint venture to promote carbon fiber, maybe in phones too

24 June, 2013 | comments (85)

There was murmurs that Samsung is looking into alternative materials when the HTC One garnered so much praise for its aluminum unibody. However, the South Koreans may have had a completely different material in mind carbon fiber. Samsung...

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Android 4.2 update for Galaxy S III leaks, you can try it now

Android 4.2 update for Galaxy S III leaks, you can try it now

22 June, 2013 | comments (61)

A pre-release version of the hotly anticipated Android 4.2.2 update for the Samsung Galaxy S III has surfaced, showing us what to expect when the latest Android version hits the 2012 Samsung flagship. Even better, the ROM is available for download,...

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Korean consumers upset over faster LTE-A Galaxy S4

Korean consumers upset over faster LTE-A Galaxy S4

22 June, 2013 | comments (271)

A few days ago Samsung's co-CEO J.K. Shin confirmed an LTE-Advanced version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 is in the works. As it turns out this version will run on the Qualcomm's most powerful chipset to date - the Snapdragon 800. The new hardware...

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Yet another Samsung Galaxy Note III photo leaks

Yet another Samsung Galaxy Note III photo leaks

21 June, 2013 | comments (103)

The Samsung Galaxy Note III seems to pose for every camera it sees yet another photo of the upcoming flagship phablet hit the web and it shows off the Galaxy S4-like design. Unfortunately, the Note III was wearing a cover, we have yet to see the...


Watch the Samsung's Galaxy & Ativ Premiere event here

Watch the Samsung's Galaxy & Ativ Premiere event here

20 June, 2013 | comments (44)

Samsung's Premiere event in London is over but you can still watch a recording of the whole thing in case you are interested to see the announcement of the new gadgets. We're busy reporting the tech specs of the new products as we speak. Here's...


AT&T is now shipping the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

AT&T is now shipping the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

20 June, 2013 | comments (27)

AT&T holds the exclusivity on the dust and water resistant Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for the United States. The phone was unveiled earlier this month and its worldwide availability will start with the US and Sweden. AT&T has been taking pre-orders...

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Another leaked image of the Samsung Galaxy Note III surfaces

Another leaked image of the Samsung Galaxy Note III surfaces

20 June, 2013 | comments (51)

The Samsung Galaxy Note III has leaked several times already, first showing off a 5.9-inch display with a rounded corner unibody typical of Samsung's design strategy, then sporting a more straight-edged prototype look, and now with a 6-inch display...


Manual for Samsung Galaxy S4 with Snapdragon 800, LTE-A leaks

Manual for Samsung Galaxy S4 with Snapdragon 800, LTE-A leaks

20 June, 2013 | comments (78)

Samsung has officially confirmed that it is working on a Snapdragon 800 based Galaxy S4 variant, carrying the model number SHV-E330S. Today we also got a manual uploaded a bit prematurely to give us more details about what the device will be...

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