Samsung’s VR headset shows up online
Aug13

Samsung’s VR headset shows up online

Samsung has been rumoured to be working on a virtual reality headset similar to the one Sony unveiled earlier in the year. Oculus has ensured that VR technology has a bright future and Samsung has been reportedly working with the company to develop its own mobile oriented headset. We have had our first look at the product today courtesy of The Verge. The website says that Samsung will probably launch its virtual reality product at the...

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Samsung unveils the Galaxy Alpha
Aug13

Samsung unveils the Galaxy Alpha

Just on time, Samsung has launched the Galaxy Alpha, a handset that we have been waiting for during the summer. The saga behind this handset is long, but finally the smartphone has launched as Samsung's first made from metal, but aside from that the Alpha is a mid-range effort, albeit a slick one. The Alpha as at one time or another been the Galaxy S5 Prime (later launched as the GS5 LTE-A) and the Galaxy F, a handset that was meant...

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First shot of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Aug12

First shot of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

We know plenty about the upcoming Galaxy Note 4, but until today its design had eluded us. Not anymore though as the phablet king has leaked online for the first time, revealing it to be a typical Samsung Galaxy device. As you can see in the image above, the Note 4 is hardly the drastic shift in design language earlier reports had said it would be. As the device has gone close to launch, we have seen rumours suggesting that Samsung's...

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Samsung’s Galaxy Alpha official specs
Aug12

Samsung’s Galaxy Alpha official specs

Samsung's Galaxy Alpha is on the verge of launching and today we have found out a lot more about one of the devices that has dominated the summer. The Alpha was supposed to be Samsung's metal response to the iPhone, but later reports showed that its specs would be decidedly mid-range. A leak today confirms that is the case, but does that mean the Alpha is a good or bad device. A leak from an official Samsung slide show meant to detail...

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Samsung is the go to brand for carriers and retailers
Aug11

Samsung is the go to brand for carriers and retailers

Kantar Worldpanel does all sorts of research to discover the state of the mobile industry in the United States. Its latest piece will give Samsung fans (not to mention the company itself) some happy reading as Kantar has found that carriers and retailers in the US recommend Samsung smartphones more often than they do rivals, including Apple. Indeed, the research by Kantar found that 63% of consumers asked who have bought a new handset...

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Samsung is prepping a new mid-range phablet
Aug11

Samsung is prepping a new mid-range phablet

Samsung's plans to get out of its recent troubles is to build more devices, as it always has done, although the company says it will build more affordable and quality handsets. A new phablet smartphone by the company could fit both those remits, and no it is not the Galaxy Note 4. Instead, the Korean company is working on another large screen handset, one that packs some modest mid-range specs. There is no name for the handset as yet,...

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