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Samsung Galaxy S III to hit the UK on May 30, already priced

Samsung Galaxy S III to hit the UK on May 30, already priced

03 May, 2012 | comments (74)

Barely out the door, the Samsung Galaxy S III is already up for preorder in the UK. Samsung's newest Android flagship is slated for a May 29 launch in Europe, but the carriers that have so far confirmed they'll carry the S III point to May 30 as a...


The beast released: Samsung Galaxy S III is official

The beast released: Samsung Galaxy S III is official

03 May, 2012 | comments (971)

Samsung has just unveiled its new flagship smartphone - the Android-running Galaxy S III. The ICS-running device has some big shoes to fill, but judging by that specs sheet, it might just be up to it. Samsung Galaxy SIII official...


The impressive Samsung Galaxy S III benchmarks are here

The impressive Samsung Galaxy S III benchmarks are here

03 May, 2012 | comments (159)

The Samsung Unpacked event is over and the Galaxy S III is now official. The new leader of the Samsung Android gang is powered by the new Exynos 4 Quad chipset, featuring four cores clocked at 1.4GHz and 1GB of RAM. Naturally, we were eager to...


Watch the Samsung Unpacked 2012 event live here

Watch the Samsung Unpacked 2012 event live here

03 May, 2012 | comments (146)

Samsung is holding an Unpacked event in London and we're on site to bring you the latest news as the event unfolds. The event promises to reveal the "dawn of the new GALAXY" and we're thinking what you're thinking - the Galaxy S 3 is minutes away...


Canalys: China is now a bigger smartphone market than the US

Canalys: China is now a bigger smartphone market than the US

03 May, 2012 | comments (46)

It's a time of change in the smartphone world and we've seen various analysts chime in. Now Canalys released its report and it contains an interesting detail - the US is no longer the biggest smartphone market in the world, as China overtook...


Samsung Galaxy S III rumor roundup: what to expect

Samsung Galaxy S III rumor roundup: what to expect

03 May, 2012 | comments (116)

It seems like years of waiting, but finally the almost historic (or at least that's what the hype might make you believe) London event is closing in. Just a couple of hours before we finally see what the next Galaxy flagship is all about, we will...


Samsung Galaxy S III leaks again hours before the announcement

Samsung Galaxy S III leaks again hours before the announcement

03 May, 2012 | comments (174)

This is becoming the iPhone all over again. Yet another Galaxy S III unit has escaped the Samsung R&D center and posed for some pictures. There aren't any specs to go with the photos, but those should be finally confirmed in a few hours. The...


Samsung Galaxy S3 will launch in Blue and White

Samsung Galaxy S3 will launch in Blue and White

02 May, 2012 | comments (144)

We received an anonymous tip that the Carphone Warehouse inventory system lists the Samsung Galaxy S3 in two color versions. In other Galaxy S3 news, Unwire HK got their hands on a screen protector meant for the upcoming Samsung Android flagship,...


Phone maker and OS market shares: Samsung rises, Nokia slips

Phone maker and OS market shares: Samsung rises, Nokia slips

02 May, 2012 | comments (108)

Those who keep score, Samsung recently overtook Nokia as the top mobile vendor in the world. Analysts from IDC and comScore have published their own studies that bring detailed info on the standings of phone makers and also mobile OS market...


Tizen OS hits version 1.0, SDK gets updated

Tizen OS hits version 1.0, SDK gets updated

02 May, 2012 | comments (61)

Tizen, the open source mobile operating system on which Samsung and Intel are working on, is finally out of beta and into version 1.0. In addition, the team behind Tizen has added a bug tracker and a wiki page for the community. Developers will...

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Is this the first legit Samsung Galaxy S3 press shot?

Is this the first legit Samsung Galaxy S3 press shot?

30 April, 2012 | comments (245)

So far Samsung has been keeping its next flagship under wraps quite successfully. We've only seen blurry shots of the externals and supposedly, those are not even the final designs. Props to Samsung for their success so far, but could this be...


Latest Galaxy S III picture points towards a 4.8-inch display

Latest Galaxy S III picture points towards a 4.8-inch display

30 April, 2012 | comments (82)

The Galaxy S III rumor mill is now running on full steam. According to the latest bit of info from Know Your Mobile, the next Galaxy phone will have a 4.8-inch display. They reached upon this conclusion after they received the picture above...


Samsung I9100G Galaxy S II ICS update now available

Samsung I9100G Galaxy S II ICS update now available

29 April, 2012 | comments (447)

The original I9100 Galaxy S II started getting its Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update in March, but its TI OMAP-based I9100G cousin wasn't that lucky. Until recently that is, as we started getting user reports that the I9100G ICS update is...


Samsung Russia starts a countdown to the next Galaxy

Samsung Russia starts a countdown to the next Galaxy

29 April, 2012 | comments (28)

As we near the May 3 press event in London where the next Galaxy device will finally be unveiled, we saw a countdown timer on Samsung Russia website. The timer currently has just over 6 days remaining and ends on May 5, which could be the date...


Samsung Galaxy S3 photo leaks, yes, again

Samsung Galaxy S3 photo leaks, yes, again

27 April, 2012 | comments (300)

It's time for today's "photo of the Samsung Galaxy S3" leak - these seem to occur more and more often as we come closer to May 3, when Samsung's Unpacked event will finally settle things one and for all. The leaked photo in question (the one on...


Samsung Q1 results are out, takes top spot from Nokia

Samsung Q1 results are out, takes top spot from Nokia

27 April, 2012 | comments (250)

Samsung announced its financial results for the first quarter of this year and the South Korean company is cheering. Analysts like Strategy Analytics say that it is now king of the mobile phone hill - ending Nokia's 14-year reign. Samsung shipped...

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Samsung Galaxy S3 supposed service manual revealed

Samsung Galaxy S3 supposed service manual revealed

27 April, 2012 | comments (70)

Assuming we are to believe everything we heard so far about the Galaxy S3, and especially the leak in the KIES system, which is as good as official, the model name for Samsung's next flagship will be the I9300. So today there is this leak, which...


Samsung accidentally confirms Galaxy S III name

Samsung accidentally confirms Galaxy S III name

27 April, 2012 | comments (130)

During its first quarter earnings call, Samsung let slip the name of its upcoming Galaxy smartphone, which until now was only being referred to as the next Galaxy phone. The person responsible for the Freudian slip was Samsung's senior Vice...


Samsung Galaxy S3 name pops in Samsung Kies

Samsung Galaxy S3 name pops in Samsung Kies

26 April, 2012 | comments (42)

The announcement of the next Galaxy is just a week away, but Samsung has already added the device to its Kies database under the name Galaxy S3. Previous rumors had it that Samsung won't be calling their next flagship Galaxy S III at all, but...


Samsung Galaxy S Advance is now available

Samsung Galaxy S Advance is now available

26 April, 2012 | comments (32)

Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance is finally available. The smartphone was announced back in January and it was scheduled for April release. Samsung managed to keep its promise the phone is now in stock at various retailers across Europe. Clove UK...