5 Best Smartphones [July, 2014]

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Those who are looking for a new smartphone in July are going to run into a number of tempting options, among them, the Nexus 5, Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8. And while some consumers will be quick to pull the trigger, others will need some help in their search. We want to help […]

Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition Teased by Google

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Back in February the Samsung Galaxy S5 was officially announced, and later went on sale during the first few weeks of April. Since then consumers and Nexus fans have been waiting for a Google Play Edition variant to become available, and now Google is teasing the device themselves. Last year at Google’s annual developer event […]

How to Speed up the Galaxy S5, HTC One M8 & Note 3 in Seconds

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When Google first debuted Android 4.4 KitKat on October 31st 2013 there was something extremely different about the operating system hiding beneath the surface. It’s called ART, which stands for Android Runtime, and below we’ll explain how to enable it to instantly speed up your Galaxy S5, HTC One M8, Note 3, or any other […]

Galaxy Note 4 vs. Galaxy S5: What the Rumors Reveal Right Now

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Sometime later this year, Samsung is expected to pair the Galaxy S5 up with a brand new Galaxy Note that’s currently dubbed Samsung Galaxy Note 4. And as we get closer to the fall, we’re starting to see consumers struggle with a very tough decision: Buy the Samsung Galaxy S5 now or wait for the […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport Delivers New Look

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 has only been available for roughly two months in the United States, but the manufacturer isn’t slowing down and just announced yet another variant of the popular Galaxy S5. With the regular model available through all carriers in the U.S. and around the globe, consumers are looking forward to what else […]

iPhone 6 vs. Samsung Galaxy S5: What Rumors Reveal Right Now

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As we get closer and closer to the fall, we’re starting to see consumers struggle with a very tough decision: Buy the Samsung Galaxy S5 or wait for the iPhone 6 to arrive to decide between the two. While we can’t answer that question for you, we can help point you in the right direction. […]

How to Turn Off or Adjust Galaxy S5 Button Lights

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When it comes to using the Samsung Galaxy S5 there are plenty of options, features, advanced controls and even settings to change how everything works. Consumers likely have plenty of questions about how everything works on the Galaxy S5, and we have the answers. With millions of Galaxy S5 owners starting to enjoy the device […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update Breakdown

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Earlier this month, the Android 4.4.3 KitKat update release finally arrived after weeks and weeks of rumor and speculation. And while the update is out for a number of devices, there are several updates rumored to be in the works behind the scenes. One of those updates is the Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.3 KitKat […]

How to Customize the Galaxy S5 Notification Bar

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Now that the Samsung Galaxy S5 is finally here and readily available around the United States, more and more consumers are starting to get their hands on the impressive flagship smartphone. While the Samsung Galaxy S5 is a powerful smartphone loaded with features, many of those features or quick settings to enable them are hidden […]

Galaxy S5 & Galaxy S4 Android 4.4.3 Update Releases Rumored

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According to a new leak, the Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.3 KitKat release could later this month followed by a Galaxy S4 Android 4.4.3 KitKat release sometime in July. Last week, after weeks of rumors and numerous leaks, Google released the highly anticipated Android 4.4.3 KitKat update, an update designed to fix many of the […]

How to Turn Off the Galaxy S5 Camera Shutter Sound

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There are plenty of excellent features to like about the new Samsung Galaxy S5, and one of those is the impressive 16 megapixel camera located on the back. However, if you don’t like the irritating camera shutter sound, we have you covered. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is chalked full of tons of advanced technology, impressive […]

How to Keep the Galaxy S5 Screen on Longer

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 has tons of features enabled right out of the box, but not every setting will be right for each particular user. When it comes to using a smartphone we all have different needs, wants, or preferences, and one of those is how long the screen timeout period lasts. Screen timeout is […]

Metal Samsung Galaxy F Leaks to Take Over the Galaxy S5

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Lately the rumor mills have been churning about a device being called the Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime, but recently more and more leaks are suggesting the device could actually be called the Samsung Galaxy F. A new successor that may finally take over the Galaxy S range. While we’ve been hearing rumors of an aluminum […]

Top 5 Smartphones to Consider Before Buying the Galaxy S5 [June, 2014]

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With the new Samsung Galaxy S5 now out on shelves, many people are thinking about making the new Galaxy S their next smartphone. Before buying it though, there are some devices that we think smartphone shoppers definitely need to weigh against the Samsung Galaxy S5 before taking the plunge. At the tail end of last […]

7 Best Waterproof Smartphones for 2014

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A waterproof smartphone can mean the difference between wiping a phone off and paying hundreds of dollars for a replacement. There are many waterproof android phones on the market and a growing number of waterproof iPhone 5s cases to deliver a similar experience. Waterproof smartphones are not new, but for 2014 we see a wider range […]

Galaxy S3, Note 2, Note 3, Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Details

All of these phones are made of plastic but Samsung moved from hard cheap plastic to a soft touch that is a dramatic improvement over the Galaxy S3.

As we push deeper into the year, we’re starting to hear, and see, more details about Samsung’s Android 4.4 KitKat update plans. Today, we want to take a close look at all of latest details regarding the Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy S3, and Galaxy S4 Android 4.4.2 KitKat and Android 4.4.3 KitKat […]

How to Star Favorite Contacts on the Galaxy S5

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If you’re one of those social butterflies that has a lot of contacts, or just would like to make certain people more accessible on the Galaxy S5, you’ll need to star or “favorite” certain contacts. When you have tons of contacts like me scrolling through the huge list of people saved to your phone can […]

5 Best Sprint Smartphones [June, 2014]

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At some point this month, Sprint customers might find themselves looking for a brand new smartphone. And while selecting a new smartphone will be easy for some consumers, for others, it’s going to an extremely difficult decision. We want to help make the decision a little bit easier and here, we take a look at […]

5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [June, 2014]

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Those in the hunt for a brand new T-Mobile smartphone are going to be faced with a tough decision this month due to the number of choices the carrier currently has available. We want to help narrow things down a bit for T-Mobile consumers and here, we take a look at the devices we think […]

How to Use Your Music as an Alarm on the Galaxy S5

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If you’re like me, the subtle and calming tones of the Samsung Galaxy S5 alarm clock app just don’t cut it. If you’re wanting to add a bit of your own style or customize to the alarm, below we’ll explain how you can set any song you own as the Galaxy S5 wake up tone. […]