Samsung’s Tizen Based Z1 is here
Jan14

Samsung’s Tizen Based Z1 is here

Finally, after over a year of bumps and delays, Samsung has actually released its first smartphone running its own Tizen operating system. This is very much a first and could be an historic smartphone moment as Samsung attempts to forge its own path in the mobile space. The company will eventually pull away from Google’s Android, but first things first, what is the Samsung Z1? Starting as a high end smartphone, the Z1 arrives as a...

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Samsung to Deliver the TouchWiz we all want
Jan14

Samsung to Deliver the TouchWiz we all want

It was a sorry 2014 for Samsung and the company is now heading back to the drawing board, reassessing its smartphone strategy and introducing a new portfolio of devices. However, the company is also going to fix (hopefully at least) what has been the biggest gripe about its devices over recent years, TouchWiz. Samsung’s own Android UI skin has been oft criticized as messy, bloaty, and laggy. A new report suggests that Samsung will...

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UK Based Samsung Galaxy S5 getting Android 5.0 Lollipop
Jan13

UK Based Samsung Galaxy S5 getting Android 5.0 Lollipop

Some version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 flagship are starting to get Android 5.0 Lollipop. Spanish and Russian versions of the handset already have the update, but now the United Kingdom joins that growing list with the new software from Google finding its way to S5’s in that country, with Samsung’s TouchWiz baked on top. The G900FXXU1BOA3 update numbers is bringing the 5.0 update to the UK Galaxy S5, although the patch is rolling out...

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Samsung Launches Galaxy A7
Jan12

Samsung Launches Galaxy A7

We have been hearing about it for a long time, but the Galaxy A7 is finally getting an official release with Samsung announcing the handset today. The Galaxy A series was ushered in late last year, based off the now outgoing Galaxy Alpha, the series made a debut with the A3 and A5 smartphones. Now the daddy of the range, the Galaxy A7, is out and official. The specs include: OS: Android 4.4.4 KitKat on board Dimensions: Just 6.3mm...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and Round Wearable Due at MWC
Jan12

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and Round Wearable Due at MWC

Will the Samsung Galaxy S6 be accompanied by a Galaxy S6 Edge? Well, it is one of the mysteries of the year so far, but a new reports suggests that there will indeed be a variant with that folding screen like we first saw on the Galaxy Note 4. On top of that, the reports also says that Samsung’s first ever round faced smartwatch will also be launched alongside the smartphone flagship. Business Insider reveals that the Samsung Galaxy...

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Samsung’s Galaxy E5 and Galaxy E7
Jan07

Samsung’s Galaxy E5 and Galaxy E7

Samsung has raised the curtain on two new smartphones, the Galaxy E5 and Galaxy E7, a couple of handsets that sit below the recently announced Galaxy A, giving Samsung some new entry level options. The devices carry Samsung’s brand new design language and aesthetic, although they come without the premium materials of more expensive Galaxy. The smaller Galaxy E5 gets a 5-inch Super AMOLED screen, a 1.2Ghz quad-core processor, 1.5GB of...

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