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Tizen OS 2.3 screenshots reaveal a fresh new look

Tizen OS 2.3 screenshots reaveal a fresh new look

20 November, 2014 | comments (72)

New screenshots of Samsung's Tizen 2.3 have surfaced, courtesy of Tizen Indonesia. The latest version of Tizen OS looks a lot more colorful than before with updated icons. Samsung has also used bold color choices throughout the user...

Tags: Samsung, Intel, Tizen


More details about Tizen-based Samsung SM-Z130H leak

More details about Tizen-based Samsung SM-Z130H leak

17 November, 2014 | comments (33)

Samsung is working on a low-end smartphone running Tizen, which it will launch in India at some point in the future. The device, known so far just by its model number (SM-Z130H), is actually codenamed Kiran, internally at Samsung. After the...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Dual-screen YotaPhone 2 to launch on December 3

Dual-screen YotaPhone 2 to launch on December 3

17 November, 2014 | comments (16)

Yota Devices, the maker of the YotaPhone 2, announced earlier today its plan for a December 3 event. It will take place in London and the YotaPhone 2 will be presented and possibly officially released to market. The phone manufacturer stated its...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Sony IMX230 sensor features 192-point autofocus, Z4 bound

Sony IMX230 sensor features 192-point autofocus, Z4 bound

17 November, 2014 | comments (56)

Sony just unveiled its latest mobile IMX230 EXMOR RS camera sensor, which might very well be the star on the back of the future Xperia Z4. The sensor shoots at 21MP resolution, just like the IMX135 it replaces, and uses stacked design. Sony says...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Samsung Gear S starts selling in Canada for $399

Samsung Gear S starts selling in Canada for $399

17 November, 2014 | comments (19)

The Samsung Gear S, which is a proud winner of a CES 2015 Innovation award, has made it to Canada and now retails for $399. The gadget is only available through Samsung's official stores. Soon you can expect to see the smartwatch in BestBuy...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Samsung SM-Z130H pops up with a 480p display, Tizen OS 2.3

Samsung SM-Z130H pops up with a 480p display, Tizen OS 2.3

11 November, 2014 | comments (27)

The user-agent profile of the yet unannounced Samsung SM-Z130H smartphone has popped up revealing some of the phone's specs. By the looks of it, the phone will sport a 1.2GHz CPU on the ARMv7 architecture (probably quad-core Cortex-A7 on the...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen


Tizen-running dual-SIM Samsung phone spotted at the FCC

Tizen-running dual-SIM Samsung phone spotted at the FCC

31 October, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung's been theoretically launching Tizen smartphones left and right for years. Actually though, we've yet to see one shipping product running the mobile OS that was once seriously thought to be able to take on Android. For the umpteenth time,...

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Samsung Gear S tipped to have its own plan on Sprint

Samsung Gear S tipped to have its own plan on Sprint

17 October, 2014 | comments (14)

According to a leaked Sprint Wireless internal memo, Samsung Gear S will be offered with its own plan when available. The wearable device features 3G connectivity and a SIM card slot. If you are brave enough to use the Samsung Gear S as your...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


Samsung Gear S will arrive in the United States this fall

Samsung Gear S will arrive in the United States this fall

23 September, 2014 | comments (22)

Samsung Gear S will make its way to the United States at some point this fall. The Korean giant announced the upcoming availability of its latest smartwatch. AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile will all offer the 3G-capable wearable device....

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Apple starts retail sales of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Apple starts retail sales of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

19 September, 2014 | comments (66)

Pre-orders for the new Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus started a week ago but some people prefer to buy their gadgets in person. The lines are long though, as usual, and many people in line have been queueing for a couple of days now. Apple is...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


Samsung to launch Tizen smartphone in India by November

Samsung to launch Tizen smartphone in India by November

19 September, 2014 | comments (21)

The oft-troubled Tizen platform from Samsung - seemingly in perpetual limbo between 'coming soon' and 'probably not' - has received yet another ray of hope in light of the recently cancelled Samsung Z project. Reports out of India indicate that...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


Watch the Samsung UNPACKED livestream here

Watch the Samsung UNPACKED livestream here

03 September, 2014 | comments (40)

Everyone is getting seated at the Samsung UNPACKED event and we're ready for the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to be unveiled. If you don't have a seat you can join in virtually through the livestream. Besides the new Note phablet, Samsung may...


Samsung Gear S smartwatch goes official with Tizen and 3G

Samsung Gear S smartwatch goes official with Tizen and 3G

27 August, 2014 | comments (78)

Samsung officially announced the Gear S smartwatch with 3G connectivity on board. The Tizen-based wearable device will begin rolling out in markets around the globe starting in October. Samsung Gear S official...

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Samsung Z confirmed to be delayed indefinitely

Samsung Z confirmed to be delayed indefinitely

28 July, 2014 | comments (50)

The Samsung Z finally got unveiled as the first ever Tizen-running smartphone at the beginning of June, after many months of rumors and speculation. The new phone was supposed to make its debut in Russia earlier this month, at a developer event, but...

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Low-end Samsung Tizen phone apparently in the works

Low-end Samsung Tizen phone apparently in the works

15 July, 2014 | comments (5)

Remember Tizen, the mobile operating system that some people claimed would make Samsung drop Android? It's not doing so well. The first handset from the Korean maker that was supposed to run Tizen has been delayed indefinitely. So it might be a...

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Samsung's first Tizen phone delayed yet again

Samsung's first Tizen phone delayed yet again

12 July, 2014 | comments (62)

Samsung has been promising a Tizen phone for quite some time now, however, the device has hit its fair share of setbacks. Recently, the Korean manufacturer made plans to release the Samsung Z in Russia, and the handset was even going to debut at a...

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Samsung is testing a Galaxy S5 running Tizen

Samsung is testing a Galaxy S5 running Tizen

30 June, 2014 | comments (26)

Samsung finally made its first ever smartphone running Tizen official at the beginning of this month. That said, the Samsung Z may not be the only Tizen-powered handset to arrive from the Korean behemoth this year. According to an Indian import...

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Samsung announces Tizen-powered Samsung Z

Samsung announces Tizen-powered Samsung Z

02 June, 2014 | comments (127)

After several delays, Samsung has finally launched its first Tizen-powered smartphone, the simply named Samsung Z. The Samsung Z comes with a 4.9-inch, 1280x720 Super AMOLED display, 2.3GHz quad-core processor (probably the Snapdragon 800),...

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Samsung might bring Tizen handsets to Russia and India

Samsung might bring Tizen handsets to Russia and India

11 May, 2014 | comments (88)

Samsung has been enjoying amazing success with their Galaxy line of handsets rocking Android but they've made it apparent that they plan on launching their own mobile OS: Tizen. Now Tizen isn't exactly well known outside of the more hardcore cell...

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First Samsung Tizen smartphone to debut in Russia this May

First Samsung Tizen smartphone to debut in Russia this May

27 April, 2014 | comments (38)

Tizen is alive, but unfortunately delayed yet again. However, there might be a light at the end of the tunnel for the joint Intel-Samsung developed OS, as according to a TizenIndonesia, Tizen is going to get its smartphone debut some time in...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors