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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active hits Canada, Europe holds breath

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active hits Canada, Europe holds breath

16 September, 2014 | comments (3)

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active has finally broken the AT&T exclusivity, just as previously reported. The first country to get the smartphone after the States is Canada. The rugged smartphone is carried by all three major carriers - Bell, Rogers and...

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Voice over LTE launches at Verizon, native video calls too

Voice over LTE launches at Verizon, native video calls too

15 September, 2014 | comments (13)

Today Verizon has turned on VoLTE (Voice over LTE) functionality across its network in the United States. This means you'll be able to make voice calls over Big Red's 4G network too, as up until now you would have been bumped onto its 3G network for...

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iPhone 6 A8 GPU benchmark suggests it's behind the curve

iPhone 6 A8 GPU benchmark suggests it's behind the curve

12 September, 2014 | comments (276)

The first Apple iPhone 6 benchmark results have popped up and they're from the GPU testing Basemark X suite. The iPhone 6 scores 21,204 points, which is just marginally better than the score of its predecessor. The iPhone 5s manages a score of...

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Verizon launches Android 4.4.4 KitKat for the Samsung Galaxy S5

Verizon launches Android 4.4.4 KitKat for the Samsung Galaxy S5

10 September, 2014 | comments (24)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 on Verizon is receiving an over-the-air update today bumping Android to version 4.4.4 KitKat. The update weighs 346MB and fixes an issue with Bluetooth audio. Hopefully, there won't be the occasional loss of audio when using...


Samsung Galaxy S5 Active coming soon to Europe, to cost €629

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active coming soon to Europe, to cost €629

08 September, 2014 | comments (23)

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active was launched exclusively on AT&T in May and it has only been available through the US carrier retail stores since. It seems the AT&T exclusivity is going to expire soon and the Galaxy S5 Active will be heading to...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 mini will be Flipkart exclusive in India

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini will be Flipkart exclusive in India

25 August, 2014 | comments (20)

It appears that Flipkart will be exclusive retailer to offer the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini in India. The compact SM-G900 relative is expected go officially go on sale in the country in the coming days. The retail giant broke the news by posting...

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Details on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 fingerprint scanner emerge

Details on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 fingerprint scanner emerge

25 August, 2014 | comments (42)

Barely a few days after details on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 camera made the rounds, juicy bits of information about on the fingerprint scanner of the device also made the rounds. Samsung’s upcoming flagship phablet will tote the same hardware...


Week 34 in review: Note 4 camera, iPhone 6, Sharp Aquos

Week 34 in review: Note 4 camera, iPhone 6, Sharp Aquos

24 August, 2014 | comments (0)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 34 was mainly about the Apple and Samsung, and their upcoming smartphones and phablet. There are also interesting and fresh...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 camera gets fully detailed

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 camera gets fully detailed

21 August, 2014 | comments (94)

Details on the camera unit of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy 4 leaked out. The Korean giant’s next generation flagship phablet will reportedly pack a 16MP Sony IMX240 camera sensor with optical image stabilization. The abovementioned sensor...


Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A may land in Europe this month

Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A may land in Europe this month

13 August, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung may have just unveiled the metal-clad Galaxy Alpha earlier today, but apparently that's not the only new model headed to Europe soon. So far, the Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A has been confined to the company's home country of South Korea, but...

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Motorola Shamu (possible Nexus 6) gets benchmarked

Motorola Shamu (possible Nexus 6) gets benchmarked

12 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Last month we heard a rumor about Motorola making the next Nexus smartphone, and it bearing the codename Shamu. Now this exact device has apparently been benchmarked using GFXBench, and the results it achieved may give us an indication about some...

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Google Play store drops GPE smartphones for Android Wear

Google Play store drops GPE smartphones for Android Wear

06 August, 2014 | comments (9)

The Google Play Edition smartphones are out of the Play Store and in their place Google has the Nexus 5, 7 and 10 as well as LG's G Watch and Samsung's Gear Live - both running Android Wear OS. It seems Google is done with the HTC One, Samsung...

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All-blue Samsung Galaxy S5 lands in the US on August 17

All-blue Samsung Galaxy S5 lands in the US on August 17

05 August, 2014 | comments (17)

Best Buy has just announced that it will exclusively sell an all-blue version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 starting on Sunday, August 17. The hue is still called Electric Blue, but unlike the color of the same name that's already available...

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha pre-order up before its announcement

Samsung Galaxy Alpha pre-order up before its announcement

04 August, 2014 | comments (32)

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha can now be pre-ordered in the U.K. ahead of its official unveiling. The Galaxy Alpha comes with a hefty price tag to match its metallic shell: £549. The listing doesn’t indicate when the phone will become available, but...


Sony Xperia T3 is now available in the UK too

Sony Xperia T3 is now available in the UK too

01 August, 2014 | comments (9)

It looks like the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini isn't the only smartphone to become available in the UK today. It's been joined by the Sony Xperia T3, which is exclusively sold by Carphone Warehouse. All three colors are already up for grabs - white,...

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SIM-free Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini already in stock in the UK

SIM-free Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini already in stock in the UK

01 August, 2014 | comments (7)

The official release date for the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini in the UK is August 7, just like we told you a few days ago. However, if you're impatient and must have this smartphone as soon as possible, a couple of online retailers are reporting that...

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Galaxy S5 LTE-A for Europe to allegedly have a full HD display

Galaxy S5 LTE-A for Europe to allegedly have a full HD display

01 August, 2014 | comments (39)

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A for Europe, or SM-G901, has gone through the usual 'benchmarking before the launch' process. According to the leaked GFXBench results, the S5 LTE-A for Europe won't have the QHD display and you'll have to settle...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will hit stores in UK on August 7

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will hit stores in UK on August 7

29 July, 2014 | comments (21)

Samsung launched its Galaxy S5 Mini smartphone in Russia earlier this month. The mini variant of the company’s flagship smartphone is already up for grabs in Germany and the device will soon be available in the United Kingdom, too. Samsung Galaxy...

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Update brings improved performance to Euro Galaxy S5

Update brings improved performance to Euro Galaxy S5

23 July, 2014 | comments (41)

The European Samsung Galaxy S5 is currently receiving an over the air update that carries performance improvements with it. The update comes in two parts - the first one is the huge chunk clocking in at 194MB and right after it comes a 1MB...


LG G3 LTE-A goes official with Snapdragon 805 inside

LG G3 LTE-A goes official with Snapdragon 805 inside

22 July, 2014 | comments (38)

LG has finally unveiled the G3 LTE-A. The device is going live for domestic Korean customers and will start selling on July 25, just as expected. The LG G3 LTE-A Cat 6 (previously referred to as LG G3 Prime) builds on the international G3...

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