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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active on AT&T gets Android KitKat update

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active on AT&T gets Android KitKat update

18 April, 2014 | comments (25)

The AT&T-bound Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is now receiving the Android 4.4 KitKat update. The update file size varies between 447 MB - 877 MB depending on your current operating system version. At the moment, the new firmware is available over the air...

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Leaked APKs show Samsung Galaxy S5 Active coming

Leaked APKs show Samsung Galaxy S5 Active coming

13 April, 2014 | comments (22)

Samsung’s unannounced Galaxy S5 Active made an appearance yet again. An alleged list with 277 APK files, set for the upcoming smartphone made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. Alleged Samsung Galaxy S5 Active APK list (click to...


Android 4.3 now available on AT&T's Galaxy S4 Active

Android 4.3 now available on AT&T's Galaxy S4 Active

14 January, 2014 | comments (20)

Samsung is now seeding the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for the AT&T's Galaxy S4 Active. The update is available both via Kies and over the air and weighs about 770MB. The Android 4.3 firmware update brings Galaxy Gear support, Knox security,...


Samsung Galaxy S4 Active gets a Snapdragon 800 version

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active gets a Snapdragon 800 version

09 December, 2013 | comments (30)

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active version with Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset joined the “regular” SHV-E330S Galaxy S4 in SK-Telecom’s smartphone lineup in Korea. As expected, the smartphone comes with support for LTE-A networks (up to 150...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 goes free on BestBuy

Samsung Galaxy S4 goes free on BestBuy

29 November, 2013 | comments (37)

BestBuy is now offering the Samsung Galaxy S4 for free with a 2-year contract on Verizon, AT&T and Sprint. More specifically, it's the Snapdragon 600 version of the phone with 16GB of on-board storage. Available in black and white, BestBuy...


Android 4.3 for AT&T Samsung Galaxy smartphones leaks

Android 4.3 for AT&T Samsung Galaxy smartphones leaks

26 October, 2013 | comments (71)

It appears that the Samsung Galaxy lineup on AT&T will soon be treated to an update to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. The latest Android firmware for the AT&T versions of the Galaxy S4, Galaxy S4 Active, Galaxy S III and the Galaxy Note II has made the...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 to withstand the elements

Samsung Galaxy S5 to withstand the elements

16 October, 2013 | comments (128)

Rumors out of Korea indicate that base version of the next iteration of Samsung's Galaxy S flagship line, the Galaxy S5, will come with dust and water resistance. This is similar to the strategy incorporated by Sony in its flagship models like the...

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Diagrams, specs of the Galaxy S4 Active with Snapdragon 800 leak

Diagrams, specs of the Galaxy S4 Active with Snapdragon 800 leak

07 October, 2013 | comments (31)

A couple of months ago a Snapdragon 800 version of the Galaxy S4 Active appeared in benchmark scores but it has been keeping quiet since. Leaked docs that show diagrams of the phone break that silence and show a phone very much like the current...


SIM-free Samsung Galaxy S4 Active hits the UK, costs £486

SIM-free Samsung Galaxy S4 Active hits the UK, costs £486

09 July, 2013 | comments (42)

The SIM-free version of the water and dust proof Samsung Galaxy S4 Active has just gone on sale in the United Kingdom. The tough smartphone has been available through a few carriers for a few weeks now, but it's only now that you can get it without...

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AT&T is now shipping the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

AT&T is now shipping the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

20 June, 2013 | comments (27)

AT&T holds the exclusivity on the dust and water resistant Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for the United States. The phone was unveiled earlier this month and its worldwide availability will start with the US and Sweden. AT&T has been taking pre-orders...

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US Samsung Galaxy S4 Active to launch exclusively on AT&T

US Samsung Galaxy S4 Active to launch exclusively on AT&T

13 June, 2013 | comments (32)

AT&T officially announced that it will be launching the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active exclusively in the US. The carrier dunked a unit in water to celebrate, relying on the IP67-certified hardware to keep going. Pre-orders will be starting tomorrow,...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active to cost as much as a regular Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active to cost as much as a regular Galaxy S4

07 June, 2013 | comments (36)

Samsung announced the IP67-certified Galaxy S4 Active just two days ago and it's supposed to hit the US and Sweden in the summer. The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is powered by the same Snapdragon 600 chipset as the vanilla Galaxy S4, but comes with...

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Samsung officially announces the IP67 Galaxy S4 Active

Samsung officially announces the IP67 Galaxy S4 Active

05 June, 2013 | comments (88)

After numerous leaks, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active has finally been officially announced by Samsung. The most notable feature of the new smartphone is the addition of IP67 certification for dust and water protection, thanks to the newly-designed...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active teal version surfaces

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active teal version surfaces

02 June, 2013 | comments (56)

If you're looking to for a surefire conversation-starter when you pop out your phone, the recently-leaked Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is setting up to be a serious contender, as not only is it the new waterproof version of Samsung's immensely...


The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom pays the FCC a visit, lacks LTE

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom pays the FCC a visit, lacks LTE

01 June, 2013 | comments (51)

Samsung appears to be keen on making different Galaxy S4 spin-offs - the Galaxy S4 mini, Galaxy S4 Active and lastly, the Galaxy S4 Zoom, which has just entered the FCC for approval. Unfortunately, nothing has been revealed from this...


Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for AT&T press image leaks

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for AT&T press image leaks

31 May, 2013 | comments (26)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active has made yet another appearance on the web - this time with AT&T livery on. A press image of the yet to be announced smartphone has emerged, showcasing the handset with the AT&T signature globe on its back cover....


Analyst: Samsung to sell 80 million Galaxy S4 in 2013

Analyst: Samsung to sell 80 million Galaxy S4 in 2013

31 May, 2013 | comments (79)

Samsung announced just a few days ago it has shipped 10 million Galaxy S4 units globally. It is an impressive milestone achieved in less than a month - two times better than the achievement of its predecessor. RBC Capital Markets analyst Mark Sue...

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Galaxy S4 Active gets FCC certified, more S4 Zoom rumors

Galaxy S4 Active gets FCC certified, more S4 Zoom rumors

30 May, 2013 | comments (11)

The Galaxy S4 mini was just made official and according to rumors there will be two more S4 family members joining the party soon – the Galaxy S4 Active and the Galaxy S4 Zoom. The Galaxy S4 Active will be an IP57-certified version of the regular...


See the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for the first time

See the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for the first time

20 May, 2013 | comments (333)

The Samsung I9295 Galaxy S4 Active has been in our rumor mill for quite some time. The latest leaked shots reveal that the Active will be a tougher dust and water resistant version of the Galaxy S4 flagship. The specs are expected to be the same...


Dual-core Exynos 5210 allegedly confirmed for Galaxy S4 mini

Dual-core Exynos 5210 allegedly confirmed for Galaxy S4 mini

14 May, 2013 | comments (18)

The Galaxy line of devices is on a roll as of late and doesn't look as if it needs a breather. After the Galaxy S4 hit the ground running we've heard of a water-resistant Galaxy S4 Activ a camera-based Galaxy S4 Zoom (that might have 10x zoom) and...

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