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20 million Samsung Galaxy S II sold in 10 months

20 million Samsung Galaxy S II sold in 10 months

23 February, 2012 | comments (124)

The Samsung Galaxy S II has grown from a single phone to a diverse family of mobiles in all shapes and sizes. It took Samsung about three months to ship 5 million units and another two months for sales to reach 10 million. Now, sales of the...


Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G for T-Mo USA coming in late March

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G for T-Mo USA coming in late March

22 February, 2012 | comments (14)

Samsung and T-Mobile USA announced the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G in early January, but it took them this long to announce the launch date (more frustratingly, they haven’t announced all the specs just yet). The Blaze 4G has a 3.97" Super AMOLED...


Samsung announces Galaxy Ace 2 and Galaxy Mini 2

Samsung announces Galaxy Ace 2 and Galaxy Mini 2

21 February, 2012 | comments (83)

Samsung has announced two new Android smartphones just a before the Mobile World Congress begins next week. The first one is the Galaxy Ace 2, which will have a 3.8-inch, 800 x 480 resolution display, 800MHz dual-core processor, 768MB RAM, 4GB...


Samsung to reveal its mobile line-up for 2012 on March 15

Samsung to reveal its mobile line-up for 2012 on March 15

20 February, 2012 | comments (54)

We got a little disappointed when Samsung announced that they won't be holding a press conference at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this month. Rumors, however, turned out to be true, and Samsung will indeed hold a separate press event on...

Tags: Samsung, Misc


Samsung cancels 32GB GSM Galaxy Nexus

Samsung cancels 32GB GSM Galaxy Nexus

17 February, 2012 | comments (44)

Samsung has discontinued its 32 gig GSM variant of the Galaxy Nexus. This information is based on online retailer Expansys's web page and a tip from "Corey" in the XDA developers blog. Expansys's product page of the Galaxy Nexus 32 GB HSDPA+...


Samsung Galaxy S Advance sample videos surface

Samsung Galaxy S Advance sample videos surface

17 February, 2012 | comments (20)

One of our reader shared a couple of video clips recorded from the recently launched Samsung Galaxy S Advance. As you may know, the phone has a 5 megapixel camera and can record 720p videos. Usually the quality of the video recording in mid-range...


Galaxy Note 10.1 to be Samsung's star device at MWC?

Galaxy Note 10.1 to be Samsung's star device at MWC?

15 February, 2012 | comments (38)

While Samsung announced that it won't be having a press conference at the MWC, the company said it will still have exciting new gadgets to show us at the industry's largest event. And now we might have learned the name of their star device for the...


Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos surfaces, costs €260

Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos surfaces, costs €260

14 February, 2012 | comments (29)

Samsung keeps extending its Duos lineup and today we learned the popular Galaxy Ace is the next smartphone to grow an extra radio. The Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos went official for the Indian market. You should keep in mind that the Duos part here...


Samsung Galaxy Pop Plus S5570i shows up in an Indian online store

Samsung Galaxy Pop Plus S5570i shows up in an Indian online store

13 February, 2012 | comments (45)

Here is another example of a device going on sale in the stealthiest fashion, sans any official announcements. This time, we stumbled upon the Samsung Galaxy Pop Plus S5570i (its predecessor is better known globally as Galaxy Mini) in an Indian...


Apple attempt to ban the Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Apple attempt to ban the Samsung Galaxy Nexus

13 February, 2012 | comments (226)

You might be familiar with the numerous spats that have broken out between big mobile players Samsung and Apple over the past few months. Cropping up again and again, amidst tech headlines dating way back into 2011, Apple now look to be up to their...


Samsung unveils Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0), brings ICS on the cheap

Samsung unveils Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0), brings ICS on the cheap

13 February, 2012 | comments (57)

Samsung extended its portfolio of Android tablets with the introduction of Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0). The 7" slate should be the most affordable offering by the Korean company, which offers Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich out of the box. Samsung Galaxy...


Samsung  2012 La Fleur lineup - Ace, Wave Y, C3322 and C3520

Samsung 2012 La Fleur lineup - Ace, Wave Y, C3322 and C3520

10 February, 2012 | comments (21)

Samsung just announced four new La Fleur handsets for the Russian market. We got a couple of smartphones with the Android-running Ace and the Bada-powered Wave Y, as well as two featurephones - the C3322 and C3520. None of the new La Fleur...


More photos of the LG Fantasy E740 WP phone crop up

More photos of the LG Fantasy E740 WP phone crop up

10 February, 2012 | comments (18)

By mistake, someone put photos of the yet unannounced LG Fantasy E740 on a Romanian online trading site. The photos were quickly taken down, but one of our tipsters managed to save them. The device is clearly a prototype (there's a big "Not for...


Pink Samsung Galaxy Note on the way, will miss Valentine's day

Pink Samsung Galaxy Note on the way, will miss Valentine's day

10 February, 2012 | comments (29)

We have always thought of the Samsung Galaxy Note as a male-oriented device, but it turns out we have underestimated it. The phoneblet obviously generates enough interest with the ladies to warrant its own feminine version, colored in Berry...


Samsung Galaxy mini 2 S6500 low-end droid leaks

Samsung Galaxy mini 2 S6500 low-end droid leaks

10 February, 2012 | comments (39)

The Samsung Galaxy Mini S5570 has been out for an year now and it looks like it's getting a successor - a tipster sent us a promo image of the Samsung Galaxy mini 2 S6500, codenamed Jena. The image includes some specs that show a low-end device,...


Samsung Star 3 hits UK in March as Tocco Lite 2

Samsung Star 3 hits UK in March as Tocco Lite 2

07 February, 2012 | comments (21)

The Samsung Tocco brand is still enjoying pretty good reputation in the UK and Samsung is doing all it can to squeeze every possible penny out of it. The company just introduced the Samsung Tocco Lite 2 feature phone for the British market. The...

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Samsung Galaxy S III to be  7mm thin, rumors say

Samsung Galaxy S III to be 7mm thin, rumors say

06 February, 2012 | comments (140)

It seems that thinness is the new race to the moon for smartphone makers, and Samsung, not to be outdone by Motorola's RAZR XT910 7.1mm waistline, is reportedly aiming at the 7mm milestone with the new Galaxy S III. Surprisingly, Huawei is also in...


The Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus gets UK pricing

The Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus gets UK pricing

06 February, 2012 | comments (19)

As we expected, the new Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus comes in at a reasonable £249.99 in the UK according to mobile retailer, Expansys. As such we're anticipating a free device on contracts around the £15-per-month mark and upwards once carriers release...


White Galaxy Nexus goes official in UK, sales start on February 13

White Galaxy Nexus goes official in UK, sales start on February 13

06 February, 2012 | comments (25)

The white version of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus popped up on the website of a UK retailer last month after which we got to see an official photo and some live images of the device. As it turns out, though, the rumored February 6 launch date was...


Samsung Galaxy Note up for pre-order on AT&T and Best Buy

Samsung Galaxy Note up for pre-order on AT&T and Best Buy

06 February, 2012 | comments (15)

The Samsung Galaxy Note has finally landed on US shores and is now available for pre-order through AT&T and Best Buy stores for $299 and a two-year contract. Orders are said to start delivering starting Saturday, February 19. The phone will...