Posted by dnovak on April 6, 2013 ·
Samsung, makers of the Galaxy line of smartphones, just introduced the new Galaxy S4, due out this month.
With a whopping 5″ screen as compared to the S3′s 4.8-inch screen, it offers more picture without an increase in device size. The Samung AMOED screen is gorgeous, and can produce a full HD (1080) picture thanks to its pixel heavy screen. Additionally, Samsung has beefed up the [...]
Posted by dnovak on February 1, 2013 ·
Strategy Analytics on Friday published new research showing that Apple had become the No.1 overall handset vendor in the United States in the fourth quarter of 2012 with shipments of 17.7 million units, good for a 34% share of the American handset market. Strategy Analytics says this marked the first time that Apple had ever shipped more handsets over a quarter than rival Samsung, which shipped [...]
Posted by dnovak on January 4, 2013 ·
An image of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S IV smartphone has leaked. If it’s real, the image reveals that Samsung will finally ditch its traditional home and navigational buttons for on-screen keys. The bezel around the device is thinner, giving the upcoming Galaxy smartphone a near edge-to-edge display, similar to Motorola’s DROID RAZR M. The Galaxy S IV is rumored to feature a [...]
Posted by dnovak on October 19, 2012 ·
The search giant Google and Samsung launched a new laptop, which will cost only 249$. The two technology giants want to attract users to laptops which rely on the internet. For this reason, the new ultrabook-style Chromebook laptop relies on the search company’s cloud-based Chrome OS. The newest Chromebook is supposed to attract businesses and users which want to store their data in [...]
Posted by dnovak on October 17, 2012 ·
Beginning October 25th, the new Sprint LTE Galaxy Note II will become available. Sprint just announced that it’ll make the handset available to new customers and upgrade-eligible folk for $299.99 on a two-year contract, in either marble white or titanium gray. Expect to pay a significant monthly sum too, especially if you eventually want to exploit Sprint’s LTE network. Check [...]
Posted by dnovak on September 19, 2012 ·
It looks like Samsung’s next-generation Galaxy Note, the Note II, will come pre-loaded with dual-SIM capabilities. Although details are still very scarce at the moment, rumor has it the dual-SIM Note will only be available in China and, aside from the slot additions, all other features the Note II offers appear to be exactly the same.
Check out the video…
Posted by dnovak on September 14, 2012 ·
Samsung has announced the first Windows 8 smartphone dubbed the Samsung ATIV S. At just 8.7mm thin, it sports a brushed aluminium chassis along with a 4.8 inch HD Super AMOLED display. The Corning glass on the front is actually the new Gorilla Glass 2, which is thinner but stronger than previous makes.
The ATIV S runs a dual-core processor clocked at 1.5Ghz, has 1GB of RAM and comes [...]
Posted by dnovak on September 4, 2012 ·
Samsung’s newest Series 9 laptop features a 13-inch display that packs a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels (221 pixels-per-inch), roughly matching the 220 pixels-per-inch display used for Apple’s new 15-inch Macbook Pro. We’re not positive if Samsung plans to release this high-resolution Windows 8 laptop anytime in the near future, however, it”s being reported [...]
Posted by dnovak on September 3, 2012 ·
Samsung and Dropbox just announced that anyone who buys the new Galaxy Note II and Galaxy Camera will get 50GB of free online storage for two years. The Dropbox app will come pre-installed on both devices and the Galaxy Note II will automatically sync photos and videos to the service. Both companies had previously offered a similar deal for Samsung’s popular Galaxy S III, but AT&T [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 30, 2012 ·
A jury has found Samsung infringed on Apple’s patents in the Apple and Samsung trial. Samsung has been found in violation of 4 patents for most of the devices in question. Samsung has also been found guilty of willful infringement for most patents in question for most of the company’s devices, except for the Galaxy Tab. All of Apple’s patents were found valid as well, another [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 29, 2012 ·
Samsung’s flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S III is receiving further marketing efforts as designers are boasting of its Crown Jewel in a recently released video (below). Samsung has clearly outdone themselves with this handset because the Galaxy S III is not only the company’s most successful smartphone, it is also one of the most successful devices of all time. The handset has [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 23, 2012 ·
Following the Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus, Samsung seems to be working on a new Nexus smartphone. The device will carry the model number GT-I9260, which places it above the original Galaxy Nexus (GT-I9250) and below the new Galaxy S III (GT-I9300) in Samsung’s lineup. The new Nexus device will have the same 4.65-inch display as the Galaxy Nexus, a 1.5GHz dual-core processor, an upgraded [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 21, 2012 ·
The Galaxy S Duos looks to be Samsung’s latest flagship handset. As the name suggests, it has space for two SIM cards. The phone will be able to keep both SIMs running concurrently, with the ability to chat on Carrier A while fielding incoming calls on Carrier B. Hardware-wise, it will sport a 1GHz processor, 1,500mAh battery, 4GB of built-in storage and a five-megapixel camera [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 15, 2012 ·
Samsung is officially announcing its S-Pen slate, the Galaxy Note 10.1. The TouchWiz Android tablet is set to hit retail shelves tomorrow, August 16th, and will come in 16GB and 32GB WiFi-only configurations priced at $499 and $549, respectively.
For that price, you’re getting an ICS tab outfitted with a 10-inch 1,280 x 800 TFT LCD display, quad-core Exynos 4 CPU clocked at 1.4GHz, [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 14, 2012 ·
Following the enormous success of the Samsung Galaxy S2, the phone giant has outdone themselves with their third-generation Galaxy S3, which so far has received huge reviews not to mention sales. In fact, according to financials, the Galaxy S III alone has catapulted Samsung into the largest mobile phone manufacturer in the world. While analysts had doubts that Samsung would come out [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 14, 2012 ·
The Samsung Series 7 Gamer laptop is getting a 3D update to its powerful and lovely screen. The refreshed device is being dubbed as the Series 7 Gamer Yellow 3D, and it’s very sharp with its bright yellow finish. The new over-sized notebook will contain a AMD Radeon HD 7870M GPU and a 14.3-inch SuperBright 3D LED display.
The new guts of the device will also split its twin drive [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 14, 2012 ·
Above contains a press shot of T-Mobile’s upcoming Samsung’s SGH-T699, or more specifically it’s official name, the Galaxy S Blaze Q. It’s a QWERTY slider for T-Mobile that we’ve seen before, and due out August 15th.
The phone will house a 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of built-in storage. Additionally, it will have 1080p [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 10, 2012 ·
Students rejoice! Head over to Best Buy soon and take a gander at the new student edition of the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0, due out August 19th. Samsung is keeping the regular $249 selling price of the 8GB WiFi-only model but bundles a keyboard dock and USB peripheral connector. If you’re trying to decide between the Samsung and the Nexus 7, the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 definitely gives you more [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 8, 2012 ·
You’ve probably seen photos of the Galaxy Note II before. But those images were suspect to either be altered, rendered or prototype images. Now we’re seeing the photo emerge once again, but this time, it’s on Samsung’s official Facebook page for Pakistan, with the caption ”Picture perfect view made even more perfect with Samsung Galaxy S3.”
While the image has some [...]
Posted by dnovak on August 5, 2012 ·
Samsung has upgraded its newest 10.1-inch and 7-inch tablets with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The problem is that the upgrade has only been made available to users in the United Kingdom so far It’s been reported that the Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus and 10.1 owners in the United States might possibly have a little bit more of a wait on their hands, and expect ICS upgrades for [...]
Posted by dnovak on June 4, 2012 ·
Last night, Samsung announced that its new Galaxy S III Android smartphone will launch on five major wireless carriers in the United States beginning in June. For the first time, Samsung’s flagship smartphone will launch on Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile using the same Galaxy S III moniker, rather than launching with a unique name at each carrier. The move by [...]
Posted by dnovak on May 31, 2012 ·
The Canadian version of the Samsung Galaxy S III will do without the quad-core Exynos processor found in the European version and instead feature a 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 processor. The Canadian handset, like the Japanese model, will also receive a RAM boost from 1GB to 2GB. It has already been confirmed that the Galaxy S III would be equipped with a dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor on U.S. [...]
Posted by dnovak on May 31, 2012 ·
Google and Samsung just announced a new Chromebook and Chromebox computer. Both devices are powered by Google’s cloud-based Chrome OS and are built for speedy performance. Samsung’s newest Chromebook, the Series 5 550, features a 12.1-inch display, an Intel Core processor, 4GB of RAM, an HD Camera, two USB 2.0 ports and six hours of continuous battery life. The Chromebox resembles [...]
Posted by dnovak on May 18, 2012 ·
Samsung just released a European television commercial for its upcoming flagship Galaxy S III smartphone. Rather than full specs and a feature sets, the 60-second TV advertisement highlights the handset’s connection to humans and nature.
The Galaxy S III “understands you, shares what’s in your heart, keeps track of loved ones, recognizes who you are, follows your every move, [...]
Posted by dnovak on May 7, 2012 ·
The Samsung Galaxy S III has finally been announced, and based on the specs, it jives with everything that was being rumored for the past few months. It will include a blistering 1.4GHz quad-core processor, a 4.7-inch HD display, an 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD recording, 1GB of RAM and of course, 4G LTE. It’s all housed into a slim case that is just 8.6 millimeters thick.
Posted by dnovak on April 19, 2012 ·
Until the much awaited Galaxy S III phone is launched, there will many rumors and announcements. But as we get closer to the official announcement of Samsung’s Galaxy S III, more information is beginning to surface. Reliable sources are revealing new details surrounding Samsung’s launch and marketing push for its new flagship handset.
Reportedly, there will be a huge international [...]
Posted by dnovak on March 31, 2012 ·
Following earlier reports that Google would be launching their next Android mobile OS iteration in the second quarter of this year, Google is now prepping Android 5.0 Jelly Bean for a third-quarter release. Sources say that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-powered smartphones will finally begin to roll-out in the second quarter of this year.
After a slow start, Google’s latest OS [...]
Posted by dnovak on March 25, 2012 ·
Pictured is what is believed to be the Samsung Galaxy S III. The device hasn’t been announced yet, and we’ve seen other leaks before showing slightly different designs. However, this one looks to be more “official” and promising when compared to the rest.
We are not sure when Samsung will announce the new smartphone but speculation is later this month. Other [...]
Posted by dnovak on March 23, 2012 ·
Samsung just announced that its Galaxy Note will be getting a “Premium Suite” upgrade in the second quarter this year. The update will deliver a number of new S Pen-optimized applications along with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
“GALAXY Note continues to delight customers all over the world with its incredible versatility and unique user experience. With the Premium Suite upgrade, [...]
Posted by dnovak on March 22, 2012 ·
An executive at Samsung has confirmed that the company’s highly anticipated Galaxy S III smartphone will be equipped with a quad-core Samsung Exynos chip featuring on-board LTE and WCDMA radios. Other features would include 1.5GHz speed, a 4.8-inch full HD 1080p display, a 2-megapixel front-facing camera, an 8-megapixel rear camera, a ceramic case, 4G LTE connectivity and Android [...]