Samsung Galaxy Note Sales Continue to Climb

Samsung Galaxy Note Travel Companion

*+-Samsung has announced that its 5.3-inch Samsung Galaxy Note phablet has surpassed the 7 million sold mark which means it has inched closer to Samsung’s goal of selling 10 million units in total. The company revealed the impressive figure today which comes after Samsung announced in March that it had sold 5 million Galaxy Notes […]

Lumia 900 Is The Best Smartphone for Outdoor Reading

Nokia Lumia 900 Not Hitting UK Until May 14th

*+-Potential smartphone users who use their phones outside a lot might want to take a second look at the Nokia Lumia 900. According to a test performed by DisplayMate, the Nokia Lumia 900’s screen is the most readable smartphone screen when viewed in indirect sunlight. The Samsung Galaxy S and Apple iPhone 4 tied for second […]

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G Release Date Confirmed

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G Hitting T-Mobile on March 21st

*+-Back at CES 2012, Samsung and T-Mobile announced a device called the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G. And then, they announced it again a few weeks later, revealing just a little bit more about the upcoming smartphone. They didn’t, however, announce a release date for the device. That is, until today, when the carrier revealed […]

Samsung: No Android 4.0 ‘Value Pack’ for Galaxy S

Galaxy S

*+-There has been quite a bit of commotion surrounding Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update and Samsung’s Galaxy Tab and Galaxy S devices. And now, it would appear that the pitchforks might come out again as a rumored Android 4.0 ‘Value Pack’ has been shot down by the company itself in a statement made […]

Android 4.0 Still A Possibility for Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab

Galaxy S

*+-Just recently, Samsung announced that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich would not be headed to the Galaxy S line of phones or the original Galaxy Tab. The reason? Sammy thought that the hardware on the devices wasn’t up to the task of handling the operating system. Since then, there has been an outpouring of cries […]

Samsung Explains Why Galaxy S And Original Galaxy Tab Get No ICS Love

original galaxy tab gets no ICS

*+-A few days ago Samsung Mobile released the official list of devices that would get the upgrade to Android 4.0. While not every handset is getting the upgrade, some were surprised 9or disappointed) to see that the Galaxy S didn’t make the list. Less surprising was the absence of the original Galaxy Tab. Today the […]

Samsung Sold 300 Million Phones in 2011

Samsung Galaxy S II

*+-2011 has been a big year for smartphones and one company that has played a big part in that is Samsung who today announced that it sold 300 million smartphones, 300 million, in 2011 alone. Sammy cites its Galaxy lineup of devices as the driving force behind the company’s successes this year, a lineup that […]

Samsung Galaxy S 4G Gingerbread Update Now Available

Galaxy S 4G

*+-For those that are still the owners of T-Mobile’s Samsung Galaxy S 4G, today is a fantastic day as the carrier has announced that the Galaxy S 4G’s update to Android 2.3 Gingerbread is now available through Samsung’s Kies Mini Software. T-Mobile has made it clear that the update will not be sent Over-The-Air (OTA) […]

Gingerbread for Samsung Epic 4G Rolling Out November 9th

Android 2.3 for Epic 4G

*+-In exciting news,  it would appear that Sprint’s Samsung Epic 4G, yes, the original Galaxy S device, will be getting the boost up to Android 2.3 Gingerbread starting tomorrow, November 9th. The update will apparently arrive for just around three percent of users tomorrow and if all goes according to plan, it will hit every […]

Samsng Mesmerize Gingerbread Update Now Available

Samsung Mesmerize

*+-Today is a good day to be a Galaxy S owner on U.S. Cellular as the carrier has announced that Android 2.3 Gingerbread is now available for the Samsung Mesmerize. That’s right. If you head here, you can download the update and get the new software immediately. No need to wait for it to roll […]

Sprint Galaxy S II Launching in September as Epic 4G Touch?

Galaxy S II

*+-More details about the Samsung Galaxy S II’s highly anticipated launch in the United States have surfaced and today, it’s in regards to the WiMax version of the Galaxy S II that we saw pass through the FCC on its way to Sprint. It seems Sprint will be keeping the ‘Epic’ name alive for its […]

Samsung Galaxy S i9000 Android 2.3.4 Update Leaks Out

Samsung Galaxy S

*+-While many who own the Samsung Galaxy S i9000 are still celebrating the release of Android 2.3 Gingerbread, there are many others with Galaxy S devices (read: U.S. ) that still don’t have the update. If you still don’t have the update, prepare to shed more tears as it looks like owners of the Galaxy […]

Samsung Epic 4G Drops to $150 at Sprint

Samsung Epic 4G

*+-In response to Sunday’s launch of the Nexus S 4G, Sprint has dropped the price of one of its older 4G WiMax phones, the Samsung Epic 4G, to $150 on-contract. Even though the Galaxy S device has been out for awhile, this is the lowest price point that the Epic 4G has seen through its […]

Ultimate Android 2.3 Update List: Which Phones Will Get Gingerbread?

Droid Pro

*+-Back in December, Google announced that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread would follow Android 2.2 Froyo as the next operating system coming to Android OS smartphones. As of today, April 21st, there are only 3 phones that currently boast official Gingerbread leaving many device owners to wonder: Am I going to be getting Android 2.3 Gingerbread? […]

Samsung Galaxy S II Headed to T-Mobile UK in June

Samsung Galaxy S II

*+-T-Mobile UK has revealed that the Samsung Galaxy S II, a device that was announced back at the Mobile World Congress in February, will be hitting its network at some point during the month of June of this year. The carrier has added the Galaxy S II to its ‘Coming Soon’ page which already boasts […]

Samsung Galaxy S Gingerbread Update Suspended by Google

Samsung Galaxy S

*+-In some news that should be familiar to Samsung Galaxy S owners, Google has decided to ‘temporarily suspend’ the Galaxy S Gingerbread update that began rolling out last weekend to device owners in the United Kingdom. Vodafone has gone ahead and confirmed that Google has stopped the roll out of Android 2.3 because of what […]

Samsung Galaxy S II Coming to UK on May 1st

Samsung Galaxy S II

*+-Samsung has confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy S II will be hitting carriers in the United Kingdom on May 1st and it will be arriving with that 1.2GHz dual-core processor that it was rumored to be packing last week and it will also include Android 2.3. This should come as good news to those who […]

Samsung Going After iPod Touch with Phone-less Galaxy Player


*+-Word is that Samsung isn’t content with pumping out lots of Galaxy S Phones or Galaxy Tab Tablets of the 7 inch variety. Apparently they are kicking up some dust and going after Apple’s iPod Touch with a Galaxy Player that is essentially a phone-less version of the Galaxy S or depending on how you […]

Samsung UK giving Galaxy S phones to angry iPhone users


*+-Whereas Apple, Google and soon Microsoft have gone the “dog food” approach to seeding their smartphones, Samsung UK is getting their Galaxy S into the market by giving them away to frustrated iPhone users they find on Twitter. Completely brilliant.