Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Update with Note 3 Features Release Rumored

Samsung is testing the Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 update with a November or December release date in the plans, according to the latest leaks from Samsung insiders. The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 update will reportedly bring some of the new Galaxy Note 3 features to the Note 2, like the new Air […]

Galaxy S3 & Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Updates Likely in October

The Galaxy Note 2 was $299.99. Will the Galaxy Note 3 be $299.99 as well? We don't know.

Samsung has announced that the Galaxy Note 2 and the Galaxy S3 will be getting updates in October and while it didn’t explicitly say Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, it’s likely given that the Android 4.3 update should be able to handle the Galaxy Gear much easier than Android 4.2. At its press conference today, the […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Announced: 5.7-inch Display, New Software & More

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will hit five U.S. carriers.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is official. After months of leaks and speculation Samsung showed off the Galaxy Note 3 at a special event to kick off IFA 2013 in Berlin today. The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is thinner and lighter with longer battery life in a compact package according to Samsung CEO JK Shin. […]

Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Reportedly Close

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Alleged Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean details have leaked on the eve of Samsung’s September 4th Galaxy Note 3 launch event in Berlin, Germany. Back in September, Samsung rolled out Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for the Galaxy S3, its former flagship. Since then, we haven’t seen a major Android update roll out leaving […]

7 Smartphones You Shouldn’t Buy Right Now


With the fall fast approaching and several big time smartphone launches on the way, there are several well-known smartphones that buyers should avoid, at least for right now. We’ve seen numerous big time smartphone launches over the course of 2013 including April’s HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 and several newer smartphones including the Sony […]

Should I Buy the Galaxy Note 2 or Wait for the Galaxy Note 3?

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 launch date is close enough that we’re hearing consumers ask whether it’s smart to buy the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 right now or simply wait for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 arrive. Those questions have begun heating up over the past few months as Samsung Galaxy Note 3 rumors have […]

Galaxy Note 3 Photos Show Massive Display, Tiny Bezels, New Design

Galaxy Note 3 vs. Galaxy Note 2 Size

A set of over a dozen Galaxy Note 3 photos show what appears to be the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 display with very small bezels with a screen that dominates the front of the device. Samsung will announce the Galaxy Note 3 on September 4th at IFA 2013 in Berlin, which is where we expect […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Update Details Pulled

The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update situation has taken a bit of a twist today as the carrier who originally said that Samsung would be updating the Galaxy Note 2 straight to Android 4.3 has taken the device and the update information off of its update status list without explanation. Earlier […]

Galaxy Note 3 vs. Galaxy Note 2: What Buyers Can Expect from Samsung

The Galaxy Note 2 was $299.99. Will the Galaxy Note 3 be $299.99 as well? We don't know.

In just a few short weeks, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 launch date will arrive and Samsung will show off the device that will be replacing the current model, the Galaxy Note 2, as the company’s flagship. And while the Galaxy Note 3 still isn’t confirmed, we think we know a bit about the upcoming […]

Android 4.3 Update Breakdown: Galaxy S3, HTC One & More

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In late July, Google rolled out its Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update, an update that since rolled out to Google’s Nexus devices including the Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Galaxy Nexus. The update is on its way to a number of non-Nexus smartphone as well including the Verizon Galaxy Nexus, HTC One, Galaxy S3 and […]

Android 4.2.2 Skips Galaxy Note 2 & Galaxy S3 Again


Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy S3 owners again have to watch another Android 4.2 Jelly Bean roll out take place while they await answers from Samsung in regards to their upgrade path which is almost assuredly going to be straight to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the latest Android update from Google. For weeks now, […]

Why You Shouldn’t Buy the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Right Now


The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is a good phone, a great phone even almost a year of existence. However, those who may be in the market for a smartphone right now or in the next month of so would be wise to hold off on buying Samsung’s Galaxy Note 2. In August of last year, […]

Samsung Android 4.2 Updates Continue Missing Flagship Devices

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Samsung continues to roll out Android 4.2 Jelly Bean updates to devices not called Samsung Galaxy Note 2 or Samsung Galaxy S3, a trend that, despite Samsung’s lack of confirmation, points to the devices both getting Android 4.3 Jelly Bean instead of Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. It’s becoming increasingly clear that Samsung Galaxy Note 2 […]

Android 4.2 & Android 4.3: Which Samsung Phones Will Get Updates?

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Samsung hasn’t been forthright with information about its upcoming Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and Android 4.3 Jelly Bean updates. However, that doesn’t mean that the canvas is blank. In an effort to paint a clearer picture for Samsung device owners, we’ve pieced together rumors, official information and speculation in an effort to bring some clarity […]

Verizon’s LG G2 is a Hideous Mobile Advertisement

Is this the LG G2 or a mobile advertisement? It's hard to tell.

Earlier today, Verizon confirmed that it would be carrying the new LG G2 along with AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile. It also, for the first time, showed off what the LG G2 will look like when it arrives on shelves and unfortunately, the LG G2 received the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 treatment and possess a number […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [August, 2013]


Picking a new smartphone, particularly one on Sprint, can be an extremely difficult task given the shear amount of options that are on the table. That said, there are some devices that stand out on the Now Network, devices that consumers should have their eye on if buying during the month of August. This year […]

HTC One X Likely Won’t Skip Android 4.2 for Android 4.3

The HTC One X may never get Android 4.4 KitKat.

While Samsung is likely going to be skipping the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy S3 Android 4.2 Jelly Bean updates, it looks like another flagship from 2012, the HTC One X, won’t be getting the same treatment as signs continue to point to Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and not Android 4.3 Jelly Bean as […]

The 5 Best AT&T Smartphones [August, 2013]


The smartphone world, particularly AT&T’s, is starting to heat up and while that may sound like a good thing to AT&T smartphone shoppers, it’s going to leave them with some tough choices during the month of August. While 2013 has not seen the same number of smartphone releases that we’ve seen in years past, there […]

Galaxy Note 2 & Galaxy S3: Signs Point Straight to Android 4.3


Samsung is on an absolute roll with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update roll outs with the company issuing yet another upgrade to its users in the form of a Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update that has begun rolling out in the UK ahead of major updates for the Galaxy S3 and […]

The 5 Best Verizon Smartphones [August, 2013]


While the focus of some consumers might be on the smartphones ahead, others are likely going to be searching for their next device during the month of August. Specifically, shoppers are likely going to be looking at Verizon which remains one of the top option for those looking for their next device. Verizon is still […]