Galaxy S4: Why Samsung Should Have Left the Galaxy S3′s Design Untouched

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The hardware design of the Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone from Samsung this year is considered as an evolution in design with subtle tweaks to last year’s Galaxy S3′s design that makes this year flagship more refined. Samsung’s marketing people reluctantly confessed that it’s an evolution, rather than an evolution, and the company has been hammered […]

Galaxy S4 Launch Delayed on T-Mobile

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The launch of the Galaxy S4 (reviewed) is definitely keeping would-be customers on their toes. After some conflicting launch information from U.S. carrier AT&T Mobility about the launch date and Verizon Wireless sitting out of an April launch, it looks like T-Mobile is the latest to be plagued by hardships with Samsung making enough Galaxy S4 […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Review

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The introduction of the Galaxy S4 flagship by Samsung is one of the more polarizing releases recently from the Android smartphone-maker. On one hand, Samsung has fine tuned the Galaxy S3 and added some 160+ new features on the Galaxy S4, including welcomed additions such as a larger battery, refined styling, larger and higher resolution […]

Why Microsoft Has More to Fear From Samsung Than Google

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Much has been said about the public battle between Samsung and Apple and the private worries of Google that its biggest partner in the Android space may shun it in the future, but Samsung may pose a bigger threat to Microsoft than the industry lets on. Many of the changes that Samsung is implementing on […]

Leaked Samsung Design Was a Galaxy S4 Prototype

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We had previously reported from a leaked photo that Samsung may be considering a new design language moving forward–the company has been rumored to be exploring new materials for its phones including the use of metals and aluminum for a more premium feel–but that appears to not be the case. According to the latest intelligence, […]

Is Samsung’s Leaked New Design Language Better?

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It’s been reported that Samsung had considered the use of metal for the Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone, but decided against it due to delays resulting in the change of materials. However, aside from the change in materials, it’s unclear how Samsung would evolve its product designs, at least until possibly now. A recent leaked image […]

Samsung Officially Announces U.S. Galaxy S4 Availability for April

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It’s official. After Samsung had debuted the Galaxy S4 flagship Android phone at a New York City event last month, there was speculations about when the device would launch for the U.S. market, with what processors and what the official specs are. Now, we have most of the details as Samsung has just issued a […]

ITC: Some of Samsung Galaxy Line Infringes on Apple’s Patents

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In a preliminary decision handed down by a judge from the International Trade Commission, Some devices in the Samsung Galaxy line are infringing on Apple’s text-selection patents. The March 26 decision, which now heads to the entirety of the International Trade Commission for consideration, is part of a two patent case that also included a handheld device’s […]

This is How Facebook Home Looks on a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (Video)

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We saw Facebook Home being showcased as an out-of-box experience on the HTC First, but Facebook also promised that on April 12th, users will be able to download the free Facebook Home launcher onto select devices, so how does it look and work? We had a chance to sit down with a Facebook designer and […]

Nokia Lumia 920 Edges Out Samsung Galaxy S4 in Video Stabilization Test

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It looks like Nokia’s PureView 2.0 technology on its Windows Phone-powered Lumia 920 is giving Samsung’s Galaxy S4 a run for its money in terms of video stabilization. When the flagship Lumia 920 debuted, Nokia had incorporated–one of the first for its kind–an optical image stabilization mechanism that would allow for stablized video recordings and […]

Galaxy Tab 3 Plus to Get Simple ‘Galaxy S Tab’ Name at Launch

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When we spoke with Samsung at the Consumer Electronics Show, the tech giant had promised that it would simplify the naming convention of its devices in the future, and it looks like the Galaxy Tab 3 Plus may be the first device to benefit from the simplified naming. We are hearing rumors that the third-generation […]

Samsung Prepping Full HD Super AMOLED for Galaxy Tab 8?

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Samsung may be working on an 8-inch panel with a full HD 1080p display to combat the likely arrival of an updated Apple iPad mini with Retina Display later this year. According to Sam Mobile, Samsung’s Super AMOLED display with a 1920 X 1200 resolution will debut this fall at the IFA 2013 conference in Germany. […]

Galaxy S4 Makes a Layover at FCC Before Sprint, MetroPCS Launch

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It looks like as we’re nearing the availability of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S4 Android smartphone in the U.S., we’re finally beginning variants of the phone appear at the FCC for regulatory approval. The latest variants of the Galaxy S4 that’s beginning to show at the FCC are for U.S. carriers Sprint Nextel and MetroPCS, the […]

Samsung: Quad-Core CPU Required for Android 5.0

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In a leak that detailed that the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean software update will be the last update to be pushed to Samsung’s dual-core Galaxy line of Android smartphones and tablets, the company may essentially be saying that for Android 5.0 and beyond, a quad-core CPU may be required. According to a post on Sam Mobile, […]

Samsung Courts Jet-Setters With Exclusive TripAdvisor Integration on Galaxy S4

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Samsung is hoping to court the business of frequent flyers and world travelers with an exclusive arrangement with travel planning service TripAdvisor as the app will come pre-installed and integrated with Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone. While the integration doesn’t go as far as dedicated 24/7 concierge service or the automatic downloading of travel guides when you […]

Bluetooth Listing Confirms New Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Plus With 4G LTE

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Though Samsung was rumored to be announcing its third-generation Galaxy Tab tablets at Mobile World Congress late last month, the company skipped the Galaxy Tab 3 announcement in favor of focusing on the new Galaxy Note 8.0. However, it looks like Samsung is still working on the Galaxy Tab 3, and a new listing at […]

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

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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

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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

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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 […]