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Samsung includes a refurbished 3-year old Galaxy Note 3 in its list of Black Friday deals

Samsung includes a refurbished 3-year old Galaxy Note 3 in its list of Black Friday deals

posted: 19 Nov 2016, 13:50

By all accounts, 2016 was not a great year for Samsung. Oh, it started out quite well, thank you, with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge. But the double recall on...

No Nougat for your Android phone? You might want to blame Qualcomm

No Nougat for your Android phone? You might want to blame Qualcomm

posted: 25 Aug 2016, 22:35

The HTC One (M8) is past the period during which HTC promised to update the phone to the latest version of Android. Despite that, the truth is that you can blame Qualcomm for the model reaching the end of the line at...

The evolution of Samsung's Galaxy Note line: from the first Note pioneer to the bold new Note 7

The evolution of Samsung's Galaxy Note line: from the first Note pioneer to the bold new Note 7

posted: 05 Aug 2016, 03:27

Nowadays, the barrier between small-sized tablets, phablets, and up-scaled smartphones seems to be thinner than ever. Long gone are the times when each one of these three categories...

We did Rose Gold before it was cool! Here are the phones that can say that for themselves

We did Rose Gold before it was cool! Here are the phones that can say that for themselves

posted: 25 Sep 2015, 02:47

All right, guys, it seems that with the introduction of a brand-new color for the Apple iPhone line, pink Rose Gold is about to become the new black! Indeed, after the white iPhone has become...

Verizon pushes out Android 5.0 to the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Verizon pushes out Android 5.0 to the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

posted: 15 Apr 2015, 16:37

Verizon's version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is now receiving the Android 5.0 update. According to Big Red, the update includes the new "complex animations and 3D views" of Material Design. Lock Screen notifications are included...

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Android 5.0 update; Galaxy Note 3 Neo to receive it in Q2

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Android 5.0 update; Galaxy Note 3 Neo to receive it in Q2

posted: 25 Mar 2015, 00:01

Tuesday afternoon, we told you how AT&T had updated the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to Android 5.0.1. More news on the Android 5.0 update front came from two continents late Tuesday. In North America,...

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (AT&T version) gets its Android 5.0 Lollipop update

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (AT&T version) gets its Android 5.0 Lollipop update

posted: 24 Mar 2015, 16:15

AT&T is updating both the Galaxy Note 3 and Note 4 to Android Lollipop, apparently being the first US carrier to do it on the same day...

How to replace the S-Pen tip of a Samsung Galaxy Note handset

How to replace the S-Pen tip of a Samsung Galaxy Note handset

posted: 13 Mar 2015, 10:24

The Samsung Galaxy Note line of devices bears a pretty unique feature, which has yet to be contended by any of its rivals – we are talking about the S Pen and its advanced functionality, of course. The Samsung-made stylus is...

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for T-Mobile is Lollipopped!

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for T-Mobile is Lollipopped!

posted: 04 Mar 2015, 21:33

The T-Mobile version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has received Android 5.0. The update brings the Material Design of Lollipop, Lock Screen notifications, the new "Recent Apps" menu, the 64-bit ART compiler, Project Volta and more. Also...

Snapdragon-laden Note 4 SM-N910 and Note 3 LTE getting Lollipop, download the firmware here

Snapdragon-laden Note 4 SM-N910 and Note 3 LTE getting Lollipop, download the firmware here

posted: 13 Feb 2015, 04:15

Тhe Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Snapdragon-laden Galaxy Note 4 (SM-N910F) is rolling out in Germany already, it seems, through Samsung Kies, indicating a quick OTA follow-up. That's...

The bigger they are, the harder they need to be recharged often – 7 phones with huge batteries, but underwhelming

The bigger they are, the harder they need to be recharged often – 7 phones with huge batteries, but underwhelming "On" time

posted: 10 Feb 2015, 05:04

We here at Phone Arena believe battery life to be among the top areas that a handset needs to perform well in. Of course, harware prowess – the ability...

Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 available in Russia

Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 available in Russia

posted: 28 Jan 2015, 03:17

Surprise, surprise - from the looks of it, it seems like the Galaxy Note 3 might get treated to Android 5.0 Lollipop before its newer cousin, the Galaxy Note 4. SamMobile reports that the Russian version of the Note...

Android 5.0 for the SM-N9005 version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 leaks; download it now!

Android 5.0 for the SM-N9005 version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 leaks; download it now!

posted: 01 Jan 2015, 16:28

Own the unlocked version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3? The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the device has leaked, and is available from XDA. The developers forum has the version of the update...

Galaxy Note 3 user in Vietnam gets Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA, more to follow?

Galaxy Note 3 user in Vietnam gets Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA, more to follow?

posted: 15 Dec 2014, 05:17

Ten days ago, we were told to expect an update to Android 5.0 Lollipop for a bunch of Samsung high-end devices, including the Note 3, to land sometime in early 2015. According to Samsung-Viet, however, a Note...

Great deals on refurbished iPhones and Android smartphones

Great deals on refurbished iPhones and Android smartphones

posted: 05 Dec 2014, 04:19

Having a new phone feels nice. Having a new phone that you bought on the cheap feels even nicer. That's why posts where we share the latest sales and discounts draw quite a bit of interest. Great deals on smartphones, however,...

It's (kind of) official: Note 3, Note 4, Galaxy S4, Galaxy S5 LTE-A to get Android 5.0 Lollipop in

It's (kind of) official: Note 3, Note 4, Galaxy S4, Galaxy S5 LTE-A to get Android 5.0 Lollipop in "early 2015"

posted: 05 Dec 2014, 02:48

It's probably safe to say that Android 5.0 Lollipop is the hottest, most wanted update in recent history. Sure, KitKat, too, didn't lack attention, but if we're talking...

Chitika: Samsung accounts for 77% of phablet based mobile web traffic in North America

Chitika: Samsung accounts for 77% of phablet based mobile web traffic in North America

posted: 25 Nov 2014, 19:46

With speculation swirling around Samsung regarding a shakeup at the top, it looks like there are going to be some major changes to Samsung devices next year. One area where the manufacturer might...

Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets previewed on video

Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets previewed on video

posted: 19 Nov 2014, 12:23

Samsung might start updating the Galaxy Note 3 to Android Lollipop in the next few months (though we probably shouldn't expect this to happen by the end of the year)...

It's happening – Samsung is getting a feature that has been iOS exclusive for years – plug your guitar into your Galaxy and rock out!

It's happening – Samsung is getting a feature that has been iOS exclusive for years – plug your guitar into your Galaxy and rock out!

posted: 12 Nov 2014, 08:09

There is no arguing that Android has made great strides these past few years, and the flagships toting the system have turned into hardware...

Report: Samsung sold 4.5 million Galaxy Note 4 units in its first month, 500K less than the Note 3

Report: Samsung sold 4.5 million Galaxy Note 4 units in its first month, 500K less than the Note 3

posted: 24 Oct 2014, 08:47

Ever since the introduction of the original Galaxy Note, Samsung's phablet line has been been steadily rising in popularity. The second generation Note II sold more units in its first...

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