Verizon to Launch Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE on March 7? (Update: Official)


After much waiting, the long awaited 4G LTE-enabled edition of Samsung’s S-Pen-enabled Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet may land on March 7 if rumors are to be believed. The network had announced that it will be offering the LTE edition of the slate for its network earlier in the year, but failed to give a specific […]

Samsung Confirms Full Tablet Experience for Galaxy Note 8.0


There was a bit of uncertainty surrounding the Galaxy Note 8.0 announcement by Samsung at Mobile World Congress. It was unclear at the time if the diminutive tablet will run the tablet version of the Android operating system and support tablet-optimized apps, or if the 8-inch display will merely be another blown up display akin […]

Talking Tablets Try to Capitalize on Phablet Success


Samsung has been toying with different sizes and concepts for its smartphones and tablets over the years, and there is a standout category–the phablet. When the company launched the 5.3-inch Galaxy Note, there were many skeptics, but the subsequent success of the Note and the Note 2 has caught the world by storm. Consumers fell […]

AT&T Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Update Could Arrive in March

Rogers says its Galaxy Note Jelly Bean update will arrive in mid-March.

The Samsung Galaxy Note Jelly Bean update, which rolled out earlier this month, may start hitting carriers in March with Candian carrier Rogers slating the update for mid-March. And given the past timing of Samsung updates, it could mean that the AT&T Galaxy Note Jelly Bean update rolls out at some point in March as […]

Is the Galaxy Note 8.0’s Large Display Wasted On a Phablet?

The Galaxy Note 8.0 LTE is currently getting Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

At Mobile World Congress, Samsung had made the Galaxy Note 8.0 official. Specs for the device confirm what we already heard rumored before–an 8-inch screen with a similar 1280 X 800 resolution to the original Galaxy Note 5-inch phablet, quad-core Exynos 1.6 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM, S-Pen capabilities, and models with optional mobile broadband […]

Apple’s iPad mini Pricing May Help Push Samsung’s Tablet Prices Up


Rather than going with the 7-inch $200 price point that’s become the norm thanks to the popularity of the Google Nexus 7 and Amazon Kindle slates, Apple’s iPad mini may have the effect of pushing prices higher thanks to a slightly larger 7.9-inch display. One beneficiary to this higher price point may be Apple’s formidable […]

State of Android 4.1: Two Big Jelly Bean Updates Remain


A few days ago, we told you that three big promised Android Jelly Bean updates remained missing. Specifically, owners of the Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX and Droid RAZR, AT&T HTC One X and the Samsung Galaxy Note were still waiting for their upgrades to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Over the weekend though, one of those updates was […]

Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Update Roll Out Starts

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The Samsung Galaxy Note Jelly Bean update is in the works in several countries, and we know what features Samsung is bringing to the original Galaxy Note with the Android 4.1.2 update. The International Galaxy Note Android 4.1.2 update started rolling out over the weekend according to SamMobile. While this update is for the Samsung Galaxy […]

State of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean: Three Big Upgrades Still Missing


Yesterday, Google rolled out its Android 4.2.2 update to the Nexus 7, Nexus 10, and GSM Galaxy Nexus. And while those devices are now rocking the latest Android update from Google, some big name devices are still without their promised upgrade to the previous version of Android, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, including the AT&T HTC […]

Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Update Could Roll Out in March


The Samsung Galaxy Note, which was promised a swift update to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update in August, is still without its upgrade. However, it appears the software update should be coming soon as yet another official card has fallen into place, hinting at a release in the near future, potentially in March. Read: Galaxy […]

Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Release Date Inches Closer


The Samsung Galaxy Note Jelly Bean update, which was promised all the way back in August of last year, appears to be on the way as Samsung UK has posted all of the details regarding the update to its website, a sign that a release date might be close. Read: Galaxy Note & Galaxy S2 […]

New Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Photos Show Off S Pen, Phone App


A new leak of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 from FrAndroid shows the same design as yesterday’s leak, but this time it also shows of the S Pen and some specs. The photos of the leaked Galaxy Note 8.0 show a tablet that looks very much like an enlarged Galaxy Note 2 or Galaxy S3. […]

Galaxy Note & Galaxy S2 Jelly Bean Updates Hitting Canada in February?

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Last night, the Samsung Galaxy S2 Jelly Bean update roll out began leaving owners of carrier-attached Galaxy S2 devices wondering when they might see their Android 4.1 update arrive. The good news is that it appears that at least one carrier, Rogers in Canada, believes that it will be getting both its Galaxy S2 and […]

Wait for Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Update Continues


All the way back in August, Samsung promised that three Jelly Bean updates, specifically, would be arriving soon. The first, the Samsung Galaxy S3 Jelly Bean update which became available shortly after the company’s August proclamation. The second, the Galaxy Note 10.1 which like the Galaxy S3, already has access to Jelly Bean. The third […]

Galaxy Note 8.0 Available for Purchase in March?


After it was leaked and confirmed by a Samsung executive that the 8-inch Galaxy Note tablet would debut at Mobile World Congress, a newly leaked slide suggests that the iPad mini competitor will be available for consumers to purchase as early as March. Exact pricing is still unknown at this time, but the tablet will […]

Samsung Confirms 8-Inch Galaxy Note Coming To Mobile World Congress


Samsung will show off its new 8-inch Galaxy Note tablet at Mobile World Congress next month, according to Engadget. The news of the Galaxy Note 8.0 comes from Samsung mobile chief JK Shin talking to Korean publication iNews24. Shin previously confirmed the existence of the Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini to the same Korean publication, which […]

Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Confirmed, Brings Galaxy Note 2 Features

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Samsung confirmed the Galaxy Note Jelly Bean upgrade and Premium Suite features, including multi-window view, enhanced S-Pen use and more in an update on Samsung’s site this week. The Galaxy Note premium suite upgrade is similar to the Galaxy S3 Android 4.1.2 update which we expect to see on U.S. carriers as early as January 2013. […]

Samsung Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Release Date Rumored for 2013


The Samsung Galaxy Note Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update, which previously was thought to be rolling out at some point in 2012, is now rumored to be rolling out at some point in 2013, likely January. Read: AT&T Galaxy Note, S2 & One X Jelly Bean Updates Could Roll Out in January. Earlier today, it […]

Exynos CPU Vulnerabilities Place Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2 in Danger of Malware


A vulnerability created by Samsung’s Exynos processor may create opportunities for malware to take over, brick, wipe data, or steal information on smartphones with Samsung’s ARM-based Exynos CPUs, including the flagships Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2 smartphones and phablets. In addition to Samsung, other smartphone manufacturers, such as Meizu with the Meizu MX, also […]