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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...


Samsung Galaxy Premier live picture appears on Twitter

Samsung Galaxy Premier live picture appears on Twitter

24 October, 2012 | comments (34)

A live picture of the Samsung Galaxy Premier has popped up on Twitter courtesy of @evleaks. The device follows the design scheme of the Samsung Galaxy S III mini although the sensors above the display are on the right of the speaker, instead of on...


Samsung Galaxy Note II pricing on T-Mobile and AT&T revealed

Samsung Galaxy Note II pricing on T-Mobile and AT&T revealed

24 October, 2012 | comments (19)

The Samsung Galaxy Note II has been priced by AT&T and T-Mobile in the US and we also got availability info. The phone will set back AT&T users $299.99 on a two-year commitment and the device will come with LTE on tap. T-Mobile is offering the...


Samsung reportedly working on a 1080p sAMOLED screen and phone

Samsung reportedly working on a 1080p sAMOLED screen and phone

23 October, 2012 | comments (97)

The first 1080p smartphones are a reality and regardless whether you consider 400+ ppi pixel density as great or as an overkill, the next generation of Android flagships will most probably feature FullHD screens. MK News is reporting that Samsung...

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Japanese court rejects Samsung's case against Apple

Japanese court rejects Samsung's case against Apple

23 October, 2012 | comments (74)

Samsung had filed a case in Japan back in September asking to block the sales of all the iPhones. According to Samsung, the iPhone 4 and the 4S were infringing on their patents regarding the technology used in the downloading of apps and the...

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Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier GLBenchmark scores reveal GPU

Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier GLBenchmark scores reveal GPU

22 October, 2012 | comments (52)

The Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier was once rumored as the next Galaxy Nexus phone, but those rumors were renounced. The Premier sits somewhere between the Galaxy S III and the S III mini and now we know its GPU (and most likely chipset) thanks to a...


Samsung finally seeds Jelly Bean to UK Galaxy S III owners

Samsung finally seeds Jelly Bean to UK Galaxy S III owners

19 October, 2012 | comments (120)

Granted, the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update to the oh-so-popular Galaxy S III has been seeding at some places for more than two weeks now. But the UK owners (and those in a list of other European countries) were not lucky enough to make it in the...