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Black Samsung Galaxy S III 64GB coming to the UK in October

Black Samsung Galaxy S III 64GB coming to the UK in October

17 August, 2012 | comments (46)

Not only did the rumors that Samsung cancelled the 64GB version of the Samsung Galaxy S III turn out to be false, but now we actually have a rough launch target. Clove UK blogged that the upcoming black version of the phone will be packing 64GB of...


Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q will go official as Relay 4G

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q will go official as Relay 4G

17 August, 2012 | comments (10)

We just got a leaked T-Mobile internal doc, confirming the existence and nearing launch of the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q. The good news is that the smartphone gets rid of that awkward naming scheme, but the bad news is it's going to be called the...


Samsung Galaxy R receives Android 4.0 update

Samsung Galaxy R receives Android 4.0 update

17 August, 2012 | comments (78)

Back in May, Samsung India had confirmed on its Facebook page that the Galaxy R will be getting the Android 4.0 update "very soon". Well, it's been three months since but it seems now that the update is finally ready to roll out. One lucky...


Samsung Galaxy S II to get Jelly Bean in a month or two

Samsung Galaxy S II to get Jelly Bean in a month or two

16 August, 2012 | comments (133)

While Samsung Galaxy S III users are enjoying their leaked official Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean ROM, Galaxy S II owners got some good news too. Insiders tipped SamMobile that the former flagship is getting JB soon too. Currently, the update is...


Official Jelly Bean ROM for Samsung Galaxy S III I9300 leaks

Official Jelly Bean ROM for Samsung Galaxy S III I9300 leaks

15 August, 2012 | comments (73)

Another proof that Samsung is hard at work on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for its Galaxy S III flagship has emerged. An official Samsung Jelly Bean 4.1.1 ROM for the I9300 has surfaced in a ten-minute long video, thus showing us what the...


Galaxy Note 10.1 is now official in the US, hits stores tomorrow

Galaxy Note 10.1 is now official in the US, hits stores tomorrow

15 August, 2012 | comments (48)

Following its Europe and Asia releases, Samsung just launched the Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet in the United States. The announcement came at a dedicated event in New York. Sporting a 10.1-inch display with a 1280x800 resolution, the tablet has some...


HTC, Samsung and Sony smartphones grab EISA awards

HTC, Samsung and Sony smartphones grab EISA awards

15 August, 2012 | comments (67)

HTC, Samsung and Sony have a reason to celebrate today - their smartphones picked several EISA (European Imaging and Sound Association) awards in different categories. And if you're wondering what EISA is, it's an industry body representing 50...


Did the Samsung Galaxy Note II screen glass leak too?

Did the Samsung Galaxy Note II screen glass leak too?

15 August, 2012 | comments (41)

Today seems to be a day for display glass leaks. This one is allegedly of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note II, which will be announced on August 29. The screen size is 5.5", which is in line with the rumored specs, but is quite angular - it looks...


Black Galaxy S III spotted on T-Mobile's website

Black Galaxy S III spotted on T-Mobile's website

15 August, 2012 | comments (33)

The mythical black Galaxy S III has been spotted couple of times in the past, the first time in Samsung's own Facebook pictures and the second time on a UK retailer's website. Now the phone has been discovered spinning on T-Mobile's website...


Alleged Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II official photo surfaces

Alleged Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II official photo surfaces

14 August, 2012 | comments (230)

The official announcement of the Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II is just a couple of weeks away now, but only now we see what the new phoneblet might actually look like. We just got an alleged photo of the upcoming device, which reveals its front...


Gartner: Android dominance continues, iPhone growth slows

Gartner: Android dominance continues, iPhone growth slows

14 August, 2012 | comments (122)

Another day, another Q2 report - Gartner put out its assessment of the mobile phone world for the second quarter of this year, detailing how individual companies and smartphone OSes did. Interestingly, the worldwide market saw only 419 million...


T-Mobile bound, Windows 8 running Samsung handset leaks

T-Mobile bound, Windows 8 running Samsung handset leaks

13 August, 2012 | comments (24)

It appears that Windows Phone fans who are customers of T-Mobile US are in for a treat in the near future. A Windows Phone 8 running Samsung smartphone, carrying the T-Mobile specific model number SGH-T899 has leaked out in a user agent...


Black Galaxy S III goes up for pre-order in the UK

Black Galaxy S III goes up for pre-order in the UK

13 August, 2012 | comments (72)

When a black Galaxy S III appeared on Samsung's 2012 Olympics Facebook page, many people, us included, were having doubts about its existence and eventual availability. UK retailer MobileFun, however, has put everyone's doubt to rest with its...


Black Samsung Galaxy S III pops up in Carphone's inventory

Black Samsung Galaxy S III pops up in Carphone's inventory

11 August, 2012 | comments (84)

It looks like those pictures of Samsung Galaxy S III in black color scheme which we showed you a couple of days ago are indeed the real deal, folks. A black Samsung Galaxy S III has also appeared in Carphone Warehouse's inventory database, thus...


Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q press photo leaks out

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q press photo leaks out

09 August, 2012 | comments (41)

It looks like the US version of the Samsung Galaxy S III is about to get a QWERTY sibling as early as next week. A leaked press image of the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q has leaked out, suggesting August 15 as the likely release date of the...


Samsung says it didn't even think about licensing BlackBerry OS 10

Samsung says it didn't even think about licensing BlackBerry OS 10

09 August, 2012 | comments (62)

A rumor surfaced recently, saying that Samsung will be licensing RIM's BlackBerry OS 10 (and even buying RIM). It's not a new rumor, there was one just like it last year. Even so, the rumor proved to be believable enough for RIM's shares to rise (a...


Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE gets AOSP Jelly Bean ROM

Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE gets AOSP Jelly Bean ROM

08 August, 2012 | comments (19)

If you're tired of waiting for Verizon to get their act together and release the latest Android build for their Galaxy Nexus, you can now pick up an AOSP build from xda-developers. Build JRO03L hit the AOSP servers yesterday, and there is no...


IDC: Android and iOS control 85 percent of the smartphone market

IDC: Android and iOS control 85 percent of the smartphone market

08 August, 2012 | comments (88)

We've already seen IDC's numbers on tablet market share for Q2 2012, but now it's time to see how they judge the performance of smartphone OSes. It comes shortly after the Canalys' take on the situation and there are no surprises, just a better look...


Samsung Galaxy Note 2 to sport an ultra-thin, flexible AMOLED?

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 to sport an ultra-thin, flexible AMOLED?

08 August, 2012 | comments (177)

Thus far, Samsung has successfully managed to keep the Galaxy Note 2 in the shadows and the only thing close to certain is its 5.5-inch AMOLED display. KoreaTimes just came to back this claim and even went on to suggest the Samsung Galaxy Note 2...


Samsung officially announces the Galaxy Note 10.1

Samsung officially announces the Galaxy Note 10.1

06 August, 2012 | comments (89)

After sending out a pretty obvious invite about its special event on August 15, Samsung has just officially announced the Galaxy Note 10.1. This is the second appearance of the Galaxy Note 10.1 after it was returned to the R&D center for a...