Samsung Galaxy S III Comes To MetroPCS October 22 For $499


The Samsung Galaxy S III will arrive on MetroPCS on Monday, October 22 for $499 off contract. The Samsung Galaxy S III will go on sale in select MetroPCS stores this weekend, and will be available to anyone on the network in just three days. Users don’t need to sign up for a two-year contract, […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Jelly Bean Update Ready in “Coming Months”

Samsung Galaxy S III with Jelly Bean

Samsung announced today that its flagship Galaxy S III smartphone will receive Android 4.1 Jelly Bean in the U.S. in the “coming months.” Samsung isn’t specific on when the Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update will reach phones in the U.S., instead it will leave the rollout process to the carriers. Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, […]

iPhone 5 More Active on the Web than Galaxy S III

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According a report from Chitika just a few weeks after the launch of the iPhone 5, Apple’s latest handset already beats the Samsung Galaxy S III in web traffic. To find the numbers Chitika studied web traffic on its ad network from October 3 to October 9 and found that between the two devices the iPhone […]

New Galaxy S III Colors Coming to Verizon

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Verizon will soon offer Samsung Galaxy S III in brown or black, adding two of the new Galaxy S III colors to the company’s offerings. Verizon already offers the Galaxy S III in white or blue, and according to a sign up page, the carrier will start to offer the Galaxy S III in black […]

Domeskin Offers iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S III Skins


Domeskin now sells padded phone skins for the iPhone 5 and the Galaxy S III. These padded skins not only protect the front and back of a phone, tablet or computer from scratching, and add grip so users can hold on to their phones better. Read: iPhone 5 Skins Domeskin also supports other very popular […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Jelly Bean Update “Coming Soon” to U.S.

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The Samsung Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update will be coming to the United States “soon,” this according to Samsung who has launched its usual Android upgrade schedule which at the moment is quite barren. The update page lists devices that have already received the upgrade in the Verizon Galaxy Nexus, Sprint Galaxy Nexus and […]

The 5 Best Android Smartphones [October, 2012]


In the weeks ahead, the Android smartphone market will see the launches of several new and exciting devices including the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, Motorola RAZR HD and RAZR MAXX HD and the HTC One X+. However, those phones have yet to receive official release dates leaving those looking for an Android smartphone now with […]

Sprint Galaxy S III Jelly Bean Update Leaks


We still don’t expect the Samsung Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update to arrive in the United States in the near future but the fact that the Sprint Galaxy S III Jelly Bean leaked out today is great news nonetheless. A user named freeza on XDA Developers forums has posted a ROM of Sprint’s Galaxy […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Coming To MetroPCS


Samsung’s flagship Android phone will soon make its way to yet another U.S. carrier. MetroPCS now has a teaser page for the Samsung Galaxy S III on its website along with a contact form so users can find out when the phone is available. The contact form also gives users a chance to win a […]

iPhone 5 vs. Galaxy S III: Full Head to Head Comparison

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iPhone 5 and Galaxy S III goe head to head in this feature comparison. I own both the iPhone 5 and the Samsung Galaxy S III and love each phone. In the following iPhone 5 vs. Galaxy S III comparison I look at design, display, performance and other important factors to help readers pick the […]

iPhone 5 Boasts ‘Best Smartphone Display’ Says Display Mate

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During the iPhone 5 announcement Apple spent a small amount of time talking about the quality of the screen beyond just the increased size, with good reason. According to a report from Display Mate the iPhone 5 uses the best display of any smartphone on the market. Based on the report, the iPhone 5 screen […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Jelly Bean Update Starts Rolling Out


After many leaks, the official Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean roll out has begun today. Samsung Galaxy S III owners in Poland who are using the unbranded version of the Galaxy S III are now able to pull the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update through Samsung Kies. It is not, as far […]

Verizon Galaxy S III Developer Edition Finally Goes on Sale

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After months of uncertainty, the Samsung Galaxy S III Developer Edition for Verizon’s network is now available, unlockable bootloader and all. In July, it became apparent that the regular Verizon Galaxy S III launched with an encrypted bootloader that would never be unlocked. Soon after, Samsung announced a Galaxy S III Developer Edition that would […]

iPhone 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S III Head to Head Drop Test

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The folks with Android Authority put the Apple iPhone 5 and the most popular Android phone, the Samsung Galaxy S III, to a head to head drop test. We already saw one iPhone drop test, but in this shows a comparison with the Galaxy S III and how it acquits itself at various heights. They dropped the […]

Samsung Mocks iPhone 5 In New Galaxy S III Ad

Samsung anti-iPhone 5 ad

After Apple announced the iPhone 5 Samsung went on the offensive with a new print ad, and now Samsung released a video ad to attack the iPhone 5 and those who wait in line for it. Like the famous Samsung barista ad this new ad shows a variety of people waiting in line for the […]

How to Fix Samsung Galaxy S III GPS Problems


A free Android app called GPS Status and Toolkit saved me from getting lost on a recent trip by fixing my Samsung Galaxy S III GPS signal failure. This weekend I went to visit my son at college. While returning home we stopped midway through the four-hour trip in an unfamiliar town looking for supper. […]

iPhone 5 Benchmarks Say It’s Twice as Fast as iPad

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The iPhone 5 uses Apple’s brand new A6 chip which the company claims is twice as fast as the iPhone 4S, but it won’t give out exact numbers. Today we have some benchmarks from the new iPhone that shows just how fast it is. According to 9To5Mac someone with access to an iPhone 5 ran […]

Verizon Galaxy S III Developer Edition Still Missing

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More than a month after Samsung announced the Verizon Galaxy S III Developer Edition with unlockable bootloader was coming soon, the device remains unreleased and Samsung’s website is unchanged. In mid-July, after it became apparent that the regular Verizon Galaxy S III launched with an encrypted bootloader that would never be unlocked, Samsung announced that […]

Verizon Galaxy S III Getting First Update Soon


The Verizon version of the Samsung Galaxy S III will get its first update soon and one that brings a number of enhancements and bug fixes along with it. Verizon posted the details of the update to its website which generally means that an update is just around the corner. The carrier did not specify […]