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Apple-Samsung court meeting fails to get an agreement

Apple-Samsung court meeting fails to get an agreement

24 May, 2012 | comments (191)

In an unsurprising turn of events, the meeting between the CEOs of Apple and Samsung at the request of the court failed to achieve its desired purpose, as the two companies couldn't come to an agreement. The meeting was attended by Apple's...

Tags: App, Samsung, iOS, Android


AT&T announces the QWERTY sporting Samsung Galaxy Appeal

AT&T announces the QWERTY sporting Samsung Galaxy Appeal

23 May, 2012 | comments (14)

AT&T announced the latest addition to its prepaid lineup - the slide-out QWERTY packing Samsung Galaxy Appeal. The smartphone will be available at Walmart stores first, in the beginning of next month, priced at $150. More AT&T GoPhone retail...


Galaxy S III - the most pre-ordered droid in Vodafone UK history

Galaxy S III - the most pre-ordered droid in Vodafone UK history

23 May, 2012 | comments (88)

Vodafone UK is happy to claim the Galaxy S III as the most pre-ordered Android device to date. The carrier is going to launch it on May 30. The Galaxy S III will cost you free with a two-year contract and a £41 tariff/month. The other...


Samsung Galaxy S III hits Dubai a week early, costs $680

Samsung Galaxy S III hits Dubai a week early, costs $680

22 May, 2012 | comments (97)

The Samsung Galaxy S III has arrived in Dubai a week earlier than expected and is already on sale for $666. This has been confirmed by a vigilant Reddit user who noticed an "Available Today" sign under the S III name in a mall store in Dubai....


Galaxy S III  AT&T and T-Mobile US versions confirmed

Galaxy S III AT&T and T-Mobile US versions confirmed

22 May, 2012 | comments (33)

Bluetooth SIG approval pages have confirmed the existence and model numbers of the AT&T and T-Mobile US versions of the Samsung Galaxy S III. The AT&T model number is SGH-I747 and should be based on the Snapdragon S4 chipset with a dual-core...


Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 now on sale in the UK and Germany

Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 now on sale in the UK and Germany

22 May, 2012 | comments (27)

The Samsung Galaxy Ace 2, a budget dual-core droid, has gone on sale in the UK and in Germany. Besides the dual-core processor, the Ace 2 also brings a bigger, better screen, more RAM and built-in storage over its predecessor. You can check out our...


Samsung Galaxy S II now shipping with Android 4.0 ICS

Samsung Galaxy S II now shipping with Android 4.0 ICS

21 May, 2012 | comments (130)

If you intend to buy a Galaxy S II, there is some good news for you. It seems Samsung is shipping all new Galaxy S II units with pre-installed Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. We've only received confirmation from the Indian market, but we guess...


Galaxy S III gets 9 million pre-orders from 100 global carriers

Galaxy S III gets 9 million pre-orders from 100 global carriers

18 May, 2012 | comments (204)

Korea Economic Daily is reporting that the Samsung Galaxy S III has received over 9 million pre-orders from 100 carriers around the world. This information comes courtesy of a Samsung official who remains anonymous. Whichever way you look at...


Phones4U offers 32GB microSD card, flip case with S III preorders

Phones4U offers 32GB microSD card, flip case with S III preorders

17 May, 2012 | comments (43)

It seems that the UK is a great place to get a Samsung Galaxy S III - Phones4U is the latest retailer to offer a little something extra if you place your orders there. If you pre-order an S III, you'll get a free 32GB microSD card along with a...


HTC Desire C benchmarked ahead of release

HTC Desire C benchmarked ahead of release

16 May, 2012 | comments (19)

Constantly in the limelight these days, the HTC Desire C just won't keep out of the headlines. The smartphone is not even released yet, but curious (and lucky) fellow journalists have already put it through its paces with the usual benchmark...


NTT Docomo announces dual-core Samsung Galaxy S III (SC-06D)

NTT Docomo announces dual-core Samsung Galaxy S III (SC-06D)

16 May, 2012 | comments (33)

Unsurprisingly, the summer lineup of the Japanese carrier NTT Docomo includes the high-profile Samsung Galaxy S III. What caught our eye, however, is that the Japanese version makes use of a dual-core Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 1.5GHz processor (MSM8960)...


UK customers to get the Galaxy S III a day early

UK customers to get the Galaxy S III a day early

16 May, 2012 | comments (47)

Samsung have announced that eager customers who pre-order the upcoming Galaxy S III flagship from the Samsung Brand Store in Westfield Stratford City, can receive their device a day before its official release date – specifically on May 29th at...


Dual-core Snapdragon S4 confirmed for Verizon Galaxy S III

Dual-core Snapdragon S4 confirmed for Verizon Galaxy S III

14 May, 2012 | comments (61)

Looks like people in the US willing to grab the upcoming Galaxy S III won't be treated to its quad-core Exynos variant. Instead, latest evidence points to a dual-core Snapdragon S4 powering the Galaxy S III for Verizon. This is further confirmed...


Samsung outs the Galaxy Proclaim for the US

Samsung outs the Galaxy Proclaim for the US

14 May, 2012 | comments (26)

Samsung unveiled its latest entry-level Android smartphone to launch through Net10 and StraightTalk on the Verizon network. Dubbed the Galaxy Proclaim, this Droid unfortunately runs Gingerbread on its slightly curved 3.5"h HVGA display with a...


Samsung introduces C3782 Evan – a budget dual-SIM

Samsung introduces C3782 Evan – a budget dual-SIM

14 May, 2012 | comments (35)

Samsung has introduced a new addition to the DUOS lineup – the budget C3782 Evan. The phone supports quad-band GSM/EDGE networks and comes with a 2.4-inch QVGA display, a 3 megapixel snapper, FM radio, Bluetooth, a 3.5mm audio jack and a microSD...

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Galaxy S III has PenTile AMOLED because it lasts longer

Galaxy S III has PenTile AMOLED because it lasts longer

11 May, 2012 | comments (177)

After the Galaxy S III announcement many people, including us, were wondering why Samsung decided to use a PenTile Super AMOLED screen instead of an Super AMOLED Plus unit. Well, a Samsung spokesman has explained why. The reason turned out to be...


Samsung announces WP7.5 Refresh-running S7530 Omnia M

Samsung announces WP7.5 Refresh-running S7530 Omnia M

11 May, 2012 | comments (36)

Samsung has just announced the I8350 Omnia M smartphone running on Windows Phone 7.5 Refresh. Oddly, the handset has the same model number as the I8350 Omnia W, but comes with different specs. Update:Samsung contacted us and cleared out the model...


Possible 4G LTE and new Exynos for the Galaxy S III on Rogers?

Possible 4G LTE and new Exynos for the Galaxy S III on Rogers?

10 May, 2012 | comments (27)

It has been widely speculated that the North American version of the new Samsung flagship, the Galaxy S III, would run on the Snapdragon S4 chipset rather than the Exynos 4 Quad found in the international version. This is largely due to the LTE...


Samsung SPH-L300 LTE-enabled droid with Snapdragon S4 leaks

Samsung SPH-L300 LTE-enabled droid with Snapdragon S4 leaks

10 May, 2012 | comments (76)

Photo of an LTE-enabled Samsung droid, called SPH-L300 leaked along with some basic specifications. Its model number suggests that the handset is headed to Sprint in the US, but there's no info on a possible release date. The design of the phone...


Samsung Galaxy Note finally gets the official Ice Cream Sandwich

Samsung Galaxy Note finally gets the official Ice Cream Sandwich

10 May, 2012 | comments (427)

Now we've been waiting, and waiting, and waiting for this update to finally come. We even braved to try a leaked ROM to see how ICS would feel like on the Note. What can we say, even the Cyanogen team managed to produce a custom ICS ROM for the...