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Samsung and Apple fail to reach out of court agreement

Samsung and Apple fail to reach out of court agreement

14 February, 2014 | comments (63)

Earlier in January, Reuters reported that Samsung Mobile division and Apple CEOs have agreed to conduct a meeting where they would attempt to reach an out-of-court agreement. One month later, reports are coming in that the JK Shin and Tim Cook have...

Tags: Apple, Samsung, Misc


Pink and Black Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 now available in India

Pink and Black Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 now available in India

13 February, 2014 | comments (42)

Not a fan of white paint jobs on cell phones, but have you had your eyes on the Galaxy Grand 2? Well if you're in India, then you're in luck, Samsung has launched the phone in Pink and Black variants. Check out the gallery of images...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Gartner: smartphones outsold featurephones in 2013

Gartner: smartphones outsold featurephones in 2013

13 February, 2014 | comments (27)

According to analysts at Gartner, smartphones sales have exceeded featurephone sales for the first time in 2013. Smartphones accounted for 53.6% of sales in 2013, but in the fourth quarter alone they had a 57.6% share, showing their numbers are...


Smartphone sales in China grow 21.9% QoQ, Samsung stays on top

Smartphone sales in China grow 21.9% QoQ, Samsung stays on top

12 February, 2014 | comments (46)

Digitimes has conducted its own research on the Chinese smartphone market in Q4, concluding that sales have grown 21.9% over the previous quarter. That's quite a leap, but compared to the same quarter of last year the sales are 15.9%...


Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot reveals flat, circular icons

Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot reveals flat, circular icons

12 February, 2014 | comments (145)

Samsung's new tablets feature flat, circular icons in for the toggles in their notification areas, quite similar to the ones from yesterday's teaser for the Unpacked 5 event from Samsung. There was always the possibility that those are for the...


Samsung Galaxy S5 tipped to come with bezel-free display

Samsung Galaxy S5 tipped to come with bezel-free display

11 February, 2014 | comments (107)

According to a report by The Korea Herald citing industry sources, the Samsung Galaxy S5 will launch with a bezel-free display. The Korean giant has reportedly been working on the technology since 2012. The yet to be revealed smartphone is...


Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 hits the UK

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 hits the UK

11 February, 2014 | comments (14)

Live under the watchful glory of Her Majesty? Well if you do, you can now purchase the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro for £349. What does your hard-earned cash get you? A Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.3GHz, 2GB RAM, Android 4.4 Kit Kat...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus with quad-core CPU lands in China

Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus with quad-core CPU lands in China

11 February, 2014 | comments (22)

Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus quietly appeared on the manufacture’s official website in China. Sporting the model name I9152P, the dual-SIM GSM/WCDMA+ phablet is an updated version of Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 with a 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU of unknown...

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An alleged photo of the Samsung Galaxy S5 box reveals the specs

An alleged photo of the Samsung Galaxy S5 box reveals the specs

11 February, 2014 | comments (135)

The evidence that the Galaxy S5 will be unveiled at the MWC is mounting fast – now there's an alleged photo of the box the new flagship will come in. Samsung boxes feature key specs on the back and an anonymous tipster claims to have snapped a photo...


Samsung teases new Galaxy S5 UI in Unpacked event invitation

Samsung teases new Galaxy S5 UI in Unpacked event invitation

11 February, 2014 | comments (51)

Samsung will be holding the Unpacked 5 event in Barcelona on the 24th, the company reminds us with a teaser posted on Twitter. The teaser contains a number of generic features, presumably ones embodied in the company's new phone. They all line up...

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Samsung Galaxy  Star Trios with triple SIMs unveiled in Brazil

Samsung Galaxy Star Trios with triple SIMs unveiled in Brazil

11 February, 2014 | comments (19)

Just six days ago LG has unveiled the Optimus L1 II Tri (yes, we still giggle at the name). It's a low-end triple SIM smartphone for Brazil and will hit the shelves soon for $127. Today Samsung announced a competing triple SIM smartphone for...


Two Samsung Galaxy S5 versions appear in AnTuTu database

Two Samsung Galaxy S5 versions appear in AnTuTu database

09 February, 2014 | comments (99)

All of our questions about the Samsung Galaxy S5 will be answered come February 24th in Barcelona, but that hasn't stopped more rumors and speculations about the device from circulating the media. In fact, a newest piece of data from AnTuTu suggests...


Samsung Windows Phone, “Huron” confirmed for Verizon

Samsung Windows Phone, “Huron” confirmed for Verizon

08 February, 2014 | comments (26)

Looks like the FCC spilled the beans on the Samsung Huron. The Verizon bound Windows Phone's model number is SM-W750V, and it will carry Verizon's LTE bands. This means that the phone will most likely be released soon. The FCC report doesn't...


Black Edition Galaxy S4 and S4 mini go global

Black Edition Galaxy S4 and S4 mini go global

07 February, 2014 | comments (61)

Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 mini were spotted with a faux leather back a couple days ago and now, the company has officially introduced the new variants of its flagship smartphones on its global site. . We have already lost count on the...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 prototype benchmarked

Samsung Galaxy S5 prototype benchmarked

07 February, 2014 | comments (113)

Samsung's upcoming flagship, the Galaxy S5, has allegedly leaked through the popular Android benchmark AnTuTu. The system information indicates the presence of a 16 MP primary shooter and a Snapdragon 800 chipset with a 2.5GHz Krait...


Android 4.4 KitKat now seeding to Korean Galaxy S4 LTE-A

Android 4.4 KitKat now seeding to Korean Galaxy S4 LTE-A

06 February, 2014 | comments (42)

Samsung has just launched the latest Android 4.4 KitKat update for the Korean Galaxy S4 LTE-A units that are based on Snapdragon 800 chips. Reportedly the new firmware is available both via Kies and OTA. The new firmware is said to make the...


Galaxy Note 3 gets Red and Rose Gold options in the UK

Galaxy Note 3 gets Red and Rose Gold options in the UK

06 February, 2014 | comments (5)

The new Samsung Galaxy Note 3 color options continue their global tour and have now hit the UK. Those are the Red, Rose Gold White and Rose Gold Black. The first two are available from Carphone Warehouse and start at £32 a month on contract....


Samsung unveils faux leather-backed Galaxy S4 LTE-A

Samsung unveils faux leather-backed Galaxy S4 LTE-A

05 February, 2014 | comments (43)

Samsung is updating its 2013 flagship – the Galaxy S4 – in incremental steps and that has created a confusingly long list of versions. The latest is based on the Galaxy S4 LTE-A and feature faux leather on the back, similar to the Galaxy Note...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 rumored specs sound promising

Samsung Galaxy S5 rumored specs sound promising

05 February, 2014 | comments (138)

Rumors of the Samsung Galaxy S5 specifications are slowly starting to converge – it was about time too, considering it's likely the new flagship will be unveiled at the upcoming MWC. The screen size will undergo another bump, this time to 5.24",...


Alleged Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom now testing

Alleged Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom now testing

04 February, 2014 | comments (39)

A rumor from a few weeks ago suggested that Samsung will unveil a successor for the smartphone/camera hybrid, the Galaxy S4 Zoom. Things might be quite far along as the company imported a number of SM-C115 "mobile camera" devices into India for...