Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 has the best smartphone screen ever
Sep16

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 has the best smartphone screen ever

Samsung has been boasting about the Galaxy Note 4 a couple of weeks ago at IFA, talking up what the device can do. The screen has of course featured in that, but not quite as much as Samsung probably should as according to the world’s foremost screen analyst firm DisplayMate, it is the best screen on any smartphone ever. That’s right, this hugely respected firm has lavished the ultimate praise upon the Note 4 by saying this handset...

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T-Mobile’s Galaxy S4 variant gets Android 4.4.4
Sep10

T-Mobile’s Galaxy S4 variant gets Android 4.4.4

Samsung and T-Mobile have been showing the Korean company’s old Galaxy S4 flagship some love today by rolling out a new Android update for the handset. The patch brings the 2013 smartphone up to date with Google’s mobile operating system by giving it Android 4.4.4 KitKat. Considering the S4 is at the top end of its 18 month update window it is good to see Samsung still focusing on it, and the handset is also due to land Android L when...

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Sprint rolls out Android 4.4.4 for Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Sep09

Sprint rolls out Android 4.4.4 for Samsung Galaxy Note 3

The Galaxy Note 3 is the latest Samsung device to get the bump to Android 4.4.4 and US carrier Sprint confirmed its variant now has the update available OTA. The version is the newest build of Google’s mobile platform and could well be the last until the company rolls out Android L later in the year. Samsung has confirmed the update on its website with the version number of N900PVPUCNH7. Sprint had issued the update on September 5th,...

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Samsung’s Galaxy Tab Active ruggedizes the tablet
Sep04

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab Active ruggedizes the tablet

I thought Samsung’s mobile work was done at IFA, at least in terms of product launches. Watching the Korean electronics giant rolling out bendy TVs and even the odd washing machine this morning, I was shocked to see the company launch a new tablet, the “Ruggedized” Galaxy Tab Active. As the name rather suggests, this is a take it anywhere and do anything with it version of a Samsung slate. It features a hardened and rubberized casing...

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The three screens of the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge
Sep03

The three screens of the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

Samsung’s announcement of the Galaxy Note 4 was the huge news of the day at IFA in Berlin, but the Korean company also dropped the biggest surprise. Samsung launched the Galaxy Note Edge, a handset that has a folding screen, giving the device a three panel display. While speculation about this device had been around for a few weeks, it was expected it would not be ready for IFA. However, Samsung dropped a bombshell by announcing it,...

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The Galaxy Note 4 launched by Samsung
Sep03

The Galaxy Note 4 launched by Samsung

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 4 at its IFA event in Berlin today, and the device is another powerhouse phablet from the Korean company. The Note 4 was rolled out in front of a packed house at IFA and is arguably the best handset Samsung has ever made. While the design has not been radically shifted as some had predicted, Samsung did show off a new design language for the Note 4, and we expect to see more of that on upcoming...

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