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Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Win leaks, quad-core chipset inside

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Win leaks, quad-core chipset inside

03 April, 2013 | comments (46)

Samsung seems to be working on another dual-SIM Galaxy Smartphone, probably to succeed the Galaxy Grand we met with recently. The rumored handset should be called I8552 Galaxy Win. The Galaxy Win is supposed to be powered by the Qualcomm 8625Q...

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Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 to debut in May or June, cost €300

Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 to debut in May or June, cost €300

03 April, 2013 | comments (35)

Another year, another Galaxy Ace smartphone is in the works. According to SamMobile, Samsung is preparing a follow-up to the Galaxy Ace 2 with an updated screen, processor and more color options. The Galaxy Ace 3 would carry the GT-S7272...


Samsung makes Galaxy Star and Pocket Neo official

Samsung makes Galaxy Star and Pocket Neo official

02 April, 2013 | comments (29)

The venue is the Samsung Forum in South Africa and the news are the Samsung Galaxy Star and Galaxy Pocket Neo. Both handsets are now official and have been updated with specifications but we're yet to find about their respected availabilities and...

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Samsung start Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates for Galaxy Ace 2

Samsung start Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates for Galaxy Ace 2

02 April, 2013 | comments (117)

If was a known fact that Samsung was testing out the Jelly Bean firmware for its Galaxy Ace 2 smartphone and the leaked firmware had confirmed that the official rollout was just around the corner. Now, Samsung has officially announced that the first...

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Here are the launch dates for Galaxy S4 in Eastern Europe

Here are the launch dates for Galaxy S4 in Eastern Europe

02 April, 2013 | comments (28)

A global launch of a smartphone is no easy task – there are long lists of which country gets what and when. The latest list (courtesy of SamMobile) about the Samsung Galaxy S4 is about the Eastern European launch of the flagship droid (including...

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Samsung Galaxy Mega handsets with 5.8

Samsung Galaxy Mega handsets with 5.8" and 6.3" screens coming

02 April, 2013 | comments (125)

Samsung is preparing to introduce a new series of Galaxy devices carrying the Mega moniker, a report by SamMobile suggests. The information comes from an inside source, who confirmed that two Galaxy Mega smartphones are in the works. The...


HTC One pre-orders on AT&T get tipped for an April 5 kick-off

HTC One pre-orders on AT&T get tipped for an April 5 kick-off

01 April, 2013 | comments (18)

AT&T's pre-order plans for the metal-clad HTC One made their way online slightly ahead of schedule. The smartphone's order books will reportedly be opened this coming Friday, on April 5. Users who want to enjoy the aluminum unibody of the...

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Shares of Android, Samsung and Sprint rise in early 2013

Shares of Android, Samsung and Sprint rise in early 2013

01 April, 2013 | comments (44)

The market share of Android has continued to climb and the shares of Sprint and the current global market leader Samsung have also seen an increase in the US, according to a report from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech. The data suggests that the...


Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini could go official this week

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini could go official this week

01 April, 2013 | comments (57)

Just a couple of weeks after the company made its new Galaxy S4 flagship a reality, there's word that Samsung is getting ready to announce the new Galaxy S4 Mini, which could come as early as this week. Rumors say that the device is slated...


US Cellular and Verizon to also offer the Samsung Galaxy S4

US Cellular and Verizon to also offer the Samsung Galaxy S4

30 March, 2013 | comments (27)

US Cellular and Verizon will be the joining AT&T in carrying the upcoming Galaxy S4. The former has even put up a preorder page for the smartphone, so that those who are interested can sign-up for instant updates on its...


Galaxy S4 mini confirmed by Samsung SVP

Galaxy S4 mini confirmed by Samsung SVP

29 March, 2013 | comments (58)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 has leaked a few times before but this slip comes from Lee Keon Hyok, Senior Vice President at Samsung Electronics who talked to BusinessWeek. Apparently, “the Galaxy S 4 doesn’t come out until late April. It’s fast, has a...


Samsung confirms LTE support on the Exynos 5 Octa processor

Samsung confirms LTE support on the Exynos 5 Octa processor

28 March, 2013 | comments (74)

Through its Twitter account, Samsung confirmed that the Exynos 5 Octa processor is indeed fully capable of connecting to an LTE network. The Korean giant's latest silicon supports all LTE bands. This announcement essentially confirms that...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 UK pre-orders start, US to follow on April 16

Samsung Galaxy S4 UK pre-orders start, US to follow on April 16

28 March, 2013 | comments (41)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 (both the I9505 and I9500) can be pre-ordered in the UK starting today, with shipments expected to begin on Friday, April 26. You can get the Galaxy S4 with pretty much every carrier in the UK as well as contract-free from...

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Octa-core Galaxy S4 benchmarks surface, live up to expectations

Octa-core Galaxy S4 benchmarks surface, live up to expectations

28 March, 2013 | comments (188)

So far, we've only got to evaluate the performance of the I9505 Galaxy S4, which is powered by the Snapdragon 600 chipset. SamMobile on the other hand were lucky enough to fiddle with the Exynos 5 Octa variant of the Galaxy S4 and make it sweat in...

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Analysts predict Samsung will see record sales in Q1 this year

Analysts predict Samsung will see record sales in Q1 this year

27 March, 2013 | comments (80)

Samsung had a great final quarter in 2012 and the new year will be even better, according to the analysts from Counterpoint Research. They estimate that Samsung managed to sell about 25 million phones each month this year, putting them on track for...

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Snapdragon 600 to power 70% of the first Galaxy S4 batch

Snapdragon 600 to power 70% of the first Galaxy S4 batch

25 March, 2013 | comments (58)

Latest reports suggest Samsung will use Snapdragon 600 chips in 70% of the first Galaxy S4 batch. This was already confirmed by the leaked list showing the availability of the two Galaxy S4 versions around the globe. In case you need a refresh,...


Samsung Galaxy Note III rumored to launch in US with 5.9

Samsung Galaxy Note III rumored to launch in US with 5.9" display

25 March, 2013 | comments (191)

Samsung Galaxy Note III, the potential successor of the popular Galaxy Note II phablet was said to come out with a whopping 5.9" display. Now, an executive from one of the main parts suppliers for the company has confirmed the screen...


Exynos 5210 chipset in the works, to power the Galaxy S4 mini

Exynos 5210 chipset in the works, to power the Galaxy S4 mini

25 March, 2013 | comments (41)

Samsung has unveiled only two Exynos 5 chipsets so far – the 5250 Dual in the Nexus 10 and the 5410 Octa in some variants of the Galaxy S4 – but there seems to be a third one in development, the Exynos 5210. To spice things up, there’s a rumor going...


Galaxy S4 mini appears on official website, LTE version confimed

Galaxy S4 mini appears on official website, LTE version confimed

24 March, 2013 | comments (62)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 mini will have four different versions, according to info spotted by Twitter user st7761. He found the I9190 model number on Samsung’s support page, along with three other I919X devices. One is the I9192, the dual-SIM...


First Samsung Galaxy S4 mini live photos appear

First Samsung Galaxy S4 mini live photos appear

22 March, 2013 | comments (178)

With the Samsung Galaxy S4 now official, it's time for the rest of the new generation Galaxy devices to start making an appearance. It turns out the first one to break ground is the Galaxy S4 mini. SamMobile has got hold of some live photos...

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