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Sprint-bound Galaxy Reverb leaks, ICS on board

Sprint-bound Galaxy Reverb leaks, ICS on board

23 July, 2012 | comments (8)

An image, which leaked on Twitter reveals a low-end Samsung Galaxy Reverb (SPH-M950), that's bound for a Sprint release. The image was leaked by the same source that brought us the Galaxy Jasper - a similar device bound for Verizon's LTE network....


Jelly Bean updates for Galaxy S III, S II already in the works?

Jelly Bean updates for Galaxy S III, S II already in the works?

23 July, 2012 | comments (83)

Unlike HTC, Samsung is yet to announce the list of devices that will get Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Insiders have talked to SamMobile, however, and said that Samsung is already testing Jelly Bean on the Samsung Galaxy S III. The new flagship is...


Samsung Galaxy S III sales have hit the 10 million mark

Samsung Galaxy S III sales have hit the 10 million mark

23 July, 2012 | comments (145)

Samsung Galaxy S III has reached the 10 million units sold mark. Shin Jong-kyun, Samsung's president of information technology and mobile communication division broke the news about the impressive milestone, which is hardly a surprise, given the 9...

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Samsung will announce a new Galaxy device on August 15

Samsung will announce a new Galaxy device on August 15

21 July, 2012 | comments (138)

Samsung Electronics America sent out "Save the date" notes to the press that they will be announcing a new Galaxy device on August 15. They kept the note all mysterious and offered no info on the device, but the words "major announcement and...

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Samsung Jasper gets leaked again, this time with pictures

Samsung Jasper gets leaked again, this time with pictures

21 July, 2012 | comments (23)

The Samsung SCH-I200, better known as Jasper, has been leaked again, and this time we get to see what the device looks like. The upcoming device was leaked via Twitter, and will feature Android ICS out of box, alongside a dual-core Snapdragon...


Vodafone Australia begins updating Nexus S with Android 4.1

Vodafone Australia begins updating Nexus S with Android 4.1

19 July, 2012 | comments (28)

Vodafone Australia has just confirmed on their blog that they will be rolling out the Android 4.1 update for the Google Nexus S starting today, July 19. The update has been approved by Vodafone and will begin rolling out on 1:00 p.m. AEST....


Samsung says 64GB Galaxy S III is a go, but only for some regions

Samsung says 64GB Galaxy S III is a go, but only for some regions

18 July, 2012 | comments (44)

After UK retailer Expansys started cancelling orders for the 64GB variety of the Galaxy S III, we feared that Samsung may have given up on the device. Apparently, that's not the case, as today a company's spokesperson has stepped in to clarify the...


Samsung cancels the 64GB I9300 Galaxy S III?

Samsung cancels the 64GB I9300 Galaxy S III?

17 July, 2012 | comments (66)

When the Galaxy S III was announced a couple of months ago, it was said to come in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB varieties. The latter model, however, seems to be axed by Samsung as UK retailer Expansys has cancelled its pre-orders. A reader of ours...


Samsung break smartphone sales record in Q2, Reuters says

Samsung break smartphone sales record in Q2, Reuters says

17 July, 2012 | comments (86)

The official numbers aren't out just yet, but according to Reuters, Samsung might have broken the smartphone sales record in what is otherwise considered a pretty slow quarter. Reuters polled 41 analysts and, based on their estimates, claim that...

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T-Mobile officially announce Samsung Galaxy Note

T-Mobile officially announce Samsung Galaxy Note

17 July, 2012 | comments (31)

After numerous leaks, the T-Mobile-bound Samsung Galaxy Note is finally official, as last night the carrier unveiled their own version of the phoneblet. Despite lacking LTE support, the T-Mobile Galaxy Note still comes with a Qualcomm S3 chipset,...


Samsung looks to take 70 percent market share in Korea

Samsung looks to take 70 percent market share in Korea

16 July, 2012 | comments (23)

The tech giant is looking to make a statement on its home turf and capture an unprecedented 70% of the South Korea mobile market. This, after capturing a hefty 66% in the first half of 2012, due in large part to great sales of its most recent...

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Galaxy S III Developer Edition now live on Samsung's website

Galaxy S III Developer Edition now live on Samsung's website

16 July, 2012 | comments (21)

Last week we reported that Samsung and Verizon are working on a special Developer Edition of their new Galaxy S III smartphone. The main feature of this device is that it will feature a user unlockable bootloader and will be sold without a contract...


Samsung gets expedited Galaxy Nexus injunction hearing

Samsung gets expedited Galaxy Nexus injunction hearing

14 July, 2012 | comments (150)

The US Court of Appeals has granted Samsung's request to expedite its appeal of the preliminary injunction against the Galaxy Nexus. The company must file its court brief to start the process before July 16 and Apple has until July 30 to...

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Samsung Galaxy Note plagued by display issues

Samsung Galaxy Note plagued by display issues

12 July, 2012 | comments (210)

The Samsung Galaxy Note has been enjoying pretty smooth sailing ever since its launch at the end of last year, but it turns out the device isn't perfectly problem-free. It turns out that the 5.3" phoneblet is plagued by a display issue, which was...


Samsung plans to unveil the Galaxy Note 2 on August 30

Samsung plans to unveil the Galaxy Note 2 on August 30

12 July, 2012 | comments (87)

According to the Korean Digital Daily website Samsung is planning to have an Unpacked event for the Galaxy Note 2. It should happen on August 30 - a day before the IFA expo kicks off in Berlin, Germany. According to the information the event will...


AT&T to offers exclusive Garnet Red Samsung Galaxy S III

AT&T to offers exclusive Garnet Red Samsung Galaxy S III

12 July, 2012 | comments (44)

AT&T gets another exclusivity deal, this time on the Galaxy S III. It will be the only carrier in the world (at least for now) to offer the Garnet Red version of the Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone. The Garnet Red edition will be available on...


Samsung quietly removes local search from Galaxy S III in the US

Samsung quietly removes local search from Galaxy S III in the US

12 July, 2012 | comments (76)

By now you may be aware of a certain Galaxy Nexus that was temporarily banned from selling in the US a while ago for infringing upon patents that belong to Apple. One of the patents in question was regarding local search where typing a word shows up...


Android ICS 4.0.4 for the Samsung Galaxy Note now seeding

Android ICS 4.0.4 for the Samsung Galaxy Note now seeding

11 July, 2012 | comments (296)

Samsung is working hard this summer. It already started rolling out the ICS updates for its Galaxy Tab lineup and the Galaxy S II, but it seems the phoneblet inbetween hasn't been forgotten either. Right after seeding the 4.0 ICS update for the...


Samsung and Verizon offer developer edition Galaxy S III

Samsung and Verizon offer developer edition Galaxy S III

11 July, 2012 | comments (19)

Samsung and Verizon have announced their plans on selling a special developer edition of the Galaxy S III in the US that will come with a bootloader that can be unlocked by the user. The phone will be sold without a contract for $599. Do note that...


Samsung Galaxy S II receiving the Android 4.0.4 update

Samsung Galaxy S II receiving the Android 4.0.4 update

10 July, 2012 | comments (293)

A few days ago, we reported that the official Android 4.0.4 for the Galaxy S II has been leaked and was available for download for those could not wait for it to arrive over the air. Well, if you are one of those who did wait, you will be...