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 […]

Samsung: U.S. Carriers Want the Galaxy S4 to Be Announced in NYC


Announcing that the next generation Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone will be announced in the U.S. in New York City come March 14, Samsung says that the decision was made because U.S. carriers want the phone to debut here. Whether that means that the U.S. will be among the very first markets to release the Galaxy […]

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 […]

Galaxy Note 8.0 Spotted in Red Galaxy Note 10.1 Launch Photos?


It looks like the forthcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 may have been hiding in plain sight when Samsung debuted the Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet with the S-Pen in a new red hue. The Galaxy Note 8.0 is expected to compete closely with Apple’s smaller iPad mini tablet with a 7.9-inch display, and like other phablets […]

Altius Rumored to Be Samsung Galaxy Watch


A new set of screenshots has emerged showing the Samsung Galaxy Altius branding along with a curious 500 X 500-pixel square resolution leading some to speculate that the device in question may be a Samsung Galaxy Watch. Samsung has recently expanded its Galaxy lineup to include smartphones, phablets, tablets, digital note-taking tablets like the Note […]

Benchmarks Confirm $149 Galaxy Tab 3’s Specs


Leaked benchmarks from GLBenchmark may have confirmed some of the specs behind Samsung’s rumored and anticipated Galaxy Tab 3 Android tablets that are headed for a Mobile World Congress debut. The Galaxy Tab 3 is expected to launch with both a 10.1-inch display size as well as a 7-inch screen size, though the smaller screen size […]

Rumored Galaxy Tab 3 Plus Tablet to Sport High-Res Nexus 10 Display


A leaked Samsung tablet with the model number GT-P8200 has now appeared and the mystery slate is rumored to be called the Galaxy Tab 3 Plus when it gets unveiled at Mobile World Congress at the end of February. The announcement date is still uncertain, and for the most part a lot of the tablet’s […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Spotted Ahead of MWC Launch


It looks like Samsung is gearing up to launch the Galaxy Tab 3 series, which comprises of rumored 10.1- and 7-inch slates, as the tablet has been spotted in photos along with the packaging before the device’s announcement at the end of February at MWC. The Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 […]

Galaxy S4 March Launch Date Comes With Major Drawback


The Asia Economic News is reporting that Samsung will hold its press event on March 22 “at Apple’s doorsteps” in the U.S., highlighting the increasing rivalry and war between Apple and Samsung, though the publication did not specify the exact venue. The phone is expected to be announced in March and available in April to consumers, […]

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: Tablets Getting a Bigger Role in Living Room with Video Search


At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Samsung promoted new capabilities and integration between tablets and HDTV. The South Korean Consumer Electronics manufacturer announced that it would be easier to have a multi-screen environment between tablets and TVs as well as the ability to search and discover new video content by using a tablet […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, ATIV Odyssey Coming to Verizon Soon


Samsung and Verizon had announced at the Consumer Electronics Show that the Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet and the Windows Phone 8-powered ATIV Odyssey smartphone will be available for customers to purchase ‘in the coming weeks.’ The ATIV Odyssey will be Samsung’s first Windows Phone 8 smartphone device to land in the U.S. Both devices will […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Moniker Confirmed by Samsung Exec


At the Invest in Photonics event in France, Samsung executive Kit Lam, who’s head of innovation at the Samsung Electronics Research Institute, had mentioned the Galaxy S4 by name in his speech, confirming the flagship successor to the wildly popular Galaxy S3 Android smartphone. The smartphone has been in recent weeks to arrive at the […]

Samsung Roadmap Rumors: Project J, New Note, 13-Inch Tablet


Samsung may have a few interesting devices on tap for 2013 and according to a leak, it looks like Samsung is aggressively planning to attack various form factors for mobile computing. There are three devices that were tipped in a recent rumor list posted on SamMobile, and those devices span a flagship Galaxy S smartphone, a […]

FCC Reveals LTE Version of Galaxy Camera for Verizon


In a recent FCC filing, it appears that there may be a 4G LTE variant of Samsung’s Galaxy Camera destined for Verizon’s network in the U.S. Samsung currently only offers the Galaxy Camera with 4G HSPA+ network, of which wireless partner AT&T is now supporting, and an LTE variant would be welcomed for even faster […]

Verizon Finally Begins Shipping Galaxy Note II


If you’re a Verizon customer looking to join the 5 million owners of Samsung’s latest phablet, the Galaxy Note II, then you’re in luck as the carrier of your choice has started shipping the device, which is scheduled to arrive to customers who pre-ordered by Thursday. According to a report on blog Phone Arena, select customers […]