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Is this the Galaxy S5 that we see in the background?

Is this the Galaxy S5 that we see in the background?

23 February, 2014 | comments (73)

Samsung kicked off the MWC with the announcement of the Tizen-powered Galaxy Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo, but the star of the show will arrive tomorrow – the Galaxy S5. The upcoming flagship is presumably in Barcelona right now and was caught in a short...


Tizen spotted on a Samsung phone at the MWC

Tizen spotted on a Samsung phone at the MWC

23 February, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung announced its new Tizen device – a smartwatch successor to the Android-powered Galaxy Gear. Was that it? Turns out it's not, not if you peek under the covers. An ExtremeTech writer spotted a Tizen-running Samsung phone at what seems to be...


Samsung announces Tizen-based Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo

Samsung announces Tizen-based Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo

23 February, 2014 | comments (59)

Samsung has brought some big changes with the latest additions of its Gear smartwatch lineup. Not only will the new devices be thinner and lighter than the original, but will also feature a special wearable version of Samsung’s Tizen OS rather than...

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Spigen case listing confirms two Samsung Galaxy S5 versions

Spigen case listing confirms two Samsung Galaxy S5 versions

21 February, 2014 | comments (126)

Five Spigen cases for the Samsung Galaxy S5 are now available for pre-order on Amazon's website. Interestingly enough, two of them aren't like the rest and show the Samsung Galaxy S5 with a physical Home button, whereas the others lack it. This...


Vodafone leak confirms gold Samsung Galaxy S5

Vodafone leak confirms gold Samsung Galaxy S5

20 February, 2014 | comments (108)

Gold is back in fashion, haven't you heard? We obtained a snapshot of the Vodafone's inventory system, which confirms that the mobile carrier will indeed be selling a gold version of Samsung's upcoming flagship: the Galaxy S5. The proof is in...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung unveils Android 4.4 update list, Galaxy S III missing

Samsung unveils Android 4.4 update list, Galaxy S III missing

20 February, 2014 | comments (330)

Samsung's US team released a list of devices that are getting the Android 4.4 KitKat update, putting their users' minds at ease. What about the international versions of the phones though? A blogger in Poland got in touch with a local Samsung...


Android 4.4 KitKat now hitting Samsung Galaxy S4

Android 4.4 KitKat now hitting Samsung Galaxy S4

20 February, 2014 | comments (497)

Samsung has just started seeding the official Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Galaxy S4. The Exynos-based GT-I9500 is the first version of the device to get it, but we expect the Snapdragon 600-running I9505 to taste KitKat shortly...


Samsung to show Exynos Infinity at MWC

Samsung to show Exynos Infinity at MWC

20 February, 2014 | comments (16)

Samsung is teasing a chipset announcement by means of its official Exynos Twitter client. The teaser shows a bull going after a red flag, Corrida style. The name Exynos Infinity and a description entailing Samsung's latest innovations are...


Sprint Samsung Galaxy Note 3 now getting Android 4.4 KitKat

Sprint Samsung Galaxy Note 3 now getting Android 4.4 KitKat

20 February, 2014 | comments (34)

If you are using a Sprint-bound Samsung Galaxy Note 3, we have some great news for you. In case you didn't get the notification, the latest Android 4.4 KitKat firmware awaits you. The update is available over-the-air and is about 500MB in size....


New report confirms two Samsung Galaxy S5 versions

New report confirms two Samsung Galaxy S5 versions

19 February, 2014 | comments (88)

Recently the rumor mill has been ablaze with news about Samsung's next flagship, especially with the anticipated MWC announcement date just around the corner. Screen size and resolution has been one of the more debated points when it comes to the...


Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot shows on-screen buttons

Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot shows on-screen buttons

19 February, 2014 | comments (67)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 leaks are a steady, mostly consistent stream, but a screenshot of the AnTuTu benchmark brings some conflicting information. First off, there are on-screen buttons visible in the screenshot, which suggests the Galaxy S5 will...


Galaxy Note 3 gets an update, fixes accessory compatibility

Galaxy Note 3 gets an update, fixes accessory compatibility

19 February, 2014 | comments (29)

Many users were complaining about broken compatibility with third-party accessories since Samsung launched the Android 4.4 KitKat update for the Galaxy Note 3. Apparently most of the S View-like third-party cases stopped working after the...


Samsung US announces KitKat update plans, rollout starts today

Samsung US announces KitKat update plans, rollout starts today

18 February, 2014 | comments (258)

We have some great news for the Galaxy users in the USA! Samsung has announced the list of devices which will be updated with Android 4.4 KitKat. More than 15 Galaxy smartphones, phablets and tablets will get the KitKat treatment over the upcoming...


Samsung Galaxy S5 to come with finger-scanning home button

Samsung Galaxy S5 to come with finger-scanning home button

18 February, 2014 | comments (130)

Once again the Samsung Galaxy S5 is on the horizon and as always is making sure our rumor-o-meters are going wild. This time we're dealing with a relatively old rumor but one following logic and carrying a little more details. In order to match...


Samsung Galaxy S4 Value edition confirmed via Bluetooth SIG

Samsung Galaxy S4 Value edition confirmed via Bluetooth SIG

18 February, 2014 | comments (20)

Samsung is apparently developing a new Galaxy S4 variant that's identical in terms of internals to the Galaxy S4 I9505, except with more color combinations and Android 4.4.2 KitKat out of box. Besides the 5-inch fullHD screen and 1.9GHz...


AT&T Galaxy S5 camera image leaks on Flickr

AT&T Galaxy S5 camera image leaks on Flickr

18 February, 2014 | comments (30)

Samsung will be officially announcing the upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone at their next Unpacked event next week but until then we have another blurry image from the camera to check out. The image was posted on Flickr and tweeted by evleaks and is...


Samsung Galaxy Core LTE is a 4G entry-level droid

Samsung Galaxy Core LTE is a 4G entry-level droid

18 February, 2014 | comments (12)

Samsung has added yet another smartphone to its lineup called the Galaxy Core LTE. As the name suggests, this is a 4G upgrade to the Galaxy Core, which gained substantial popularity in some developing markets. Just like the first gen Samsung...

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Samsung launches Galaxy Core Advance in South Korea

Samsung launches Galaxy Core Advance in South Korea

17 February, 2014 | comments (9)

Samsung Galaxy Core Advance went official in December last year. It is an affordable droid with a 4.7" WVGA display and powered by a dual-core 1.2GHz processor. The rest of the specs include 1GB RAM, 8GB expandable storage, a 5MP camera and rich...

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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...

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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