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Week 5 in review: Galaxy S6, HTC One (M9) and Exynos

Week 5 in review: Galaxy S6, HTC One (M9) and Exynos

31 January, 2015 | comments (4)

With MWC 2015 just over a month away everybody is already itching to know what the mobile world has in store and naturally the news has been overflowing with leaks. Unsurprisingly Samsung once again stole the spotlight with its highly anticipated...


Galaxy Note 4 Lollipop update delayed due to Gear VR

Galaxy Note 4 Lollipop update delayed due to Gear VR

30 January, 2015 | comments (44)

With the Lollipop craze in full steam and the Galaxy Note 3 already up for a soak test in Russia it is only natural to expect that Samsung will give an equal share of attention to the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge. We already saw a leaked...


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Lollipop update in Russia

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Lollipop update in Russia

28 January, 2015 | comments (43)

Android 5.0 is slowly making its way to more devices. So slowly, in fact, that as of January 5 it didn't even get its slice in the pie chart of the operating system's distribution. However, for the lucky owners of a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in Russia,...

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New Android Lollipop ROM leaks for international Note 3

New Android Lollipop ROM leaks for international Note 3

02 January, 2015 | comments (50)

It's not the first time we're witnessing an Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 but this time the firmware looks to be better suited as a daily driver. The ROM amounts to 1.1GB (usual for a Note 3 ROM) and requires a few...


Samsung confirms Lollipop updates for Galaxy S4, Note 2

Samsung confirms Lollipop updates for Galaxy S4, Note 2

23 December, 2014 | comments (175)

A rather interesting page has come to our attention, which reveals new information on Samsung's plan for Android Lollipop rollout. The URL in question comes from the Finnish section of Samsung.com, so it is about as reputable a source as it can get....

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lollipop beta ROM leaks

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lollipop beta ROM leaks

18 December, 2014 | comments (17)

A few days ago we saw a couple of screenshots that seemed to show a SM-N900U unit, which is an Exynos Galaxy Note 3 running Android 5.0 Lollipop. The almost incredible story was courtesy of a samsungviet.vn forum member, who allegedly got hold of...

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LG G Pro 3 reportedly axed as LG focuses on G4

LG G Pro 3 reportedly axed as LG focuses on G4

08 December, 2014 | comments (27)

The LG G Pro 2 was due for a successor in the coming months but it may not get it. Recent rumors suggest that the mobile division of the company, now under new leadership may steer away from the G Pro series and focus on the flagship LG G4. The...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for Verizon gets Android 4.4.4 KitKat

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for Verizon gets Android 4.4.4 KitKat

03 December, 2014 | comments (31)

Verizon unleashed Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and while at it pushed a few bug fixes and some of its proprietary carrier apps. The update improves LTE data connectivity and touts enhanced voice performance. The...


Week 47 in review: Nokia N1, Lollipop for Note 3 and One M8

Week 47 in review: Nokia N1, Lollipop for Note 3 and One M8

23 November, 2014 | comments (6)

Week In Review is back to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. The past Week 47 saw Nokia's Android tablet announcement - the N1 came as a surprise to quite a few people. Additionally, Meizu revealed the MX4...


Lollipop update for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 showcased too

Lollipop update for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 showcased too

19 November, 2014 | comments (63)

Earlier we showed you the first leaked screenshots depicting what the Android 5.0 Lollipop update would look like on the HTC One (M8), and now it's Samsung's turn. From the Korean smartphone maker we've already had leaks showing us not one, but...

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A plethora of Samsung Galaxy are getting Android 4.4.4 soon

A plethora of Samsung Galaxy are getting Android 4.4.4 soon

14 October, 2014 | comments (149)

Today we got some good news about the Samsung Galaxy owners worldwide. A leaked roadmap spilled the beans on the Samsung Android 4.4.4 KitKat update schedule. As the table reveals the 4.4.4 update has already been completed for the Galaxy S5,...


Apple iPhone 6 Plus appears prone to accidental bending

Apple iPhone 6 Plus appears prone to accidental bending

23 September, 2014 | comments (479)

It appears that the Apple iPhone 6 Plus is prone to bending under typically benign circumstances. A number of reports around the web suggest that Cupertino’s first phablet has bent its chassis while sitting in a user’s front pocket. With the...

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Galaxy S5 and Note 4 may get Android L by early December

Galaxy S5 and Note 4 may get Android L by early December

18 September, 2014 | comments (36)

Android L is undoubtedly going to be released by Google before the end of this year, and as more time passes you might be inclined to ask yourself when or if your particular device will get updated. With Samsung's Galaxy S5 and Note 4, it's clearly...


Note Edge won't be cheap, Note 4 lands in China on the 26th

Note Edge won't be cheap, Note 4 lands in China on the 26th

17 September, 2014 | comments (45)

The recently announced Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is already up for pre-order in Germany, though it's been priced at a rather insane €1,000. It turns out, however, that it might actually be that expensive. Over in China, an employee at the...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge German pre-orders launch

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge German pre-orders launch

11 September, 2014 | comments (127)

Want to be among the first to get the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 or Note Edge? If yes we have news for - good news and bad news. The cool part is that several German retailers have already launched their pre-order campaign, so you can book your unit...

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Sprint Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Android 4.4.4 KitKat

Sprint Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Android 4.4.4 KitKat

09 September, 2014 | comments (44)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 may no longer be the latest Samsung phablet, but that certainly doesn't mean that it won't be enjoying the latest Android updates from the manufacturer, as US carrier Sprint has released the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat...


Alcatel unveils the OneTouch Flash phablet in Thailand

Alcatel unveils the OneTouch Flash phablet in Thailand

02 September, 2014 | comments (9)

The latest Alcatel smartphone to be announced is the OneTouch Flash. It was introduced in Thailand for the first time, at a special event. The Flash comes with a 5.5-inch 720p IPS touchscreen, a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash, and a 5 MP front...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo gets Android KitKat update

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo gets Android KitKat update

21 August, 2014 | comments (124)

Samsung has started rolling out the KitKat update for the Galaxy Note 3 Neo in India. The update bumps up the version number to 4.4.2. The update weighs in at around 495MB and can be downloaded OTA or through Samsung's desktop software -...

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Exynos 5433-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4 benchmarked

Exynos 5433-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4 benchmarked

20 August, 2014 | comments (94)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is back at AnTuTu and this time there are benchmark scores. The Samsung N910C is powered by a Exynos 5433 (not to be confused with the Exynos 5430 found in the Galaxy Alpha), while the N910S is based on Snapdragon...

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Unannounced Pantech phablet appears in photos and video

Unannounced Pantech phablet appears in photos and video

10 August, 2014 | comments (7)

A yet to be announced high-end phablet from Pantech appeared in live images and video. Dubbed Pantech Vega IM-A920S Pop Up Note, the device is a member of the company's Secret Note family and is bound to released in the immediate future in its home...

Tags: Pantech, Android