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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...

Samsung Galaxy handsets with KNOX now secure enough to carry classified information

Samsung Galaxy handsets with KNOX now secure enough to carry classified information

posted: 22 Oct 2014, 13:22

A number of Samsung Galaxy devices that support the KNOX secure container platform, have now been approved for use by the U.S. Government to carry classified documents. The approved models are the...

The evolution of Samsung's Galaxy Note series - from the first S Pen knight to the Edge of all phablets

The evolution of Samsung's Galaxy Note series - from the first S Pen knight to the Edge of all phablets

posted: 14 Oct 2014, 06:48

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...

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wins our blind camera comparison, iPhone 6 is distant second

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wins our blind camera comparison, iPhone 6 is distant second

posted: 13 Oct 2014, 13:58

Last week we had the chance to review the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, and one of the many things we liked about it was its 16MP camera. Apparently, there's a huge chunk of readers who are impressed by the...

Here's what Consumer Reports thinks about the Apple iPhone 6 Plus and #Bendgate

Here's what Consumer Reports thinks about the Apple iPhone 6 Plus and #Bendgate

posted: 27 Sep 2014, 01:05

Back in 2010, when Apple iPhone 4 users noticed that they were losing signal strength when the phone was held a certain way, the phrase Antennagate was coined. Consumers Report refused to rate the model...

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus against the world

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus against the world

posted: 23 Sep 2014, 08:31

Although they've been on the shelves for just a few days now, the hallmark Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have already obliterated a few sales records during their launch weekend. However, that was a no-brainer - both the Apple iPhone...

Best iPhone 6 Plus alternatives: do you Note?

Best iPhone 6 Plus alternatives: do you Note?

posted: 09 Sep 2014, 17:13

Along with the new iPhone 6 with 4.7" display, Apple also revealed an even larger version of its newest smartphone - the iPhone 6 Plus. The Plus variation comes with a massive, 5.5" display, and as you can imagine, it's Apple's take on the phablet...

9 things that make the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 better than the Galaxy Note 3

9 things that make the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 better than the Galaxy Note 3

posted: 08 Sep 2014, 09:37

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 may not be dramatically different from the Note 3. It is still that S-Pen-equipped phablet with top-notch specs we know and love. Still, a number of changes have been introduced – changes...

Note 3 vs Note 4 vs Note Edge UI comparison: what changed and what's different?

Note 3 vs Note 4 vs Note Edge UI comparison: what changed and what's different?

posted: 06 Sep 2014, 11:42

Aesthetics have never been the strong suit of Samsung's TouchWiz UI -- features are. For a very long time, we've been rather displeased with the looks of the custom interface, and we suspect many would...

Samsung infographic compares the Galaxy Note 4 to the Note 3, Note II, and original Note

Samsung infographic compares the Galaxy Note 4 to the Note 3, Note II, and original Note

posted: 05 Sep 2014, 18:41

Samsung's fourth-generation Galaxy Note will be released around the world next month, having big shoes to fill. Tens of millions of older Galaxy Notes have been sold until now...

Preliminary Samsung Galaxy Note Edge GFXBench and Vellamo benchmark results

Preliminary Samsung Galaxy Note Edge GFXBench and Vellamo benchmark results

posted: 05 Sep 2014, 09:02

We already treated you to some precursive benchmark results that hinted at how the Galaxy Note 4 might fare against some of its rivals performance-wise, but what about its innovative peer, the Galaxy Note Edge?...

Samsung Galaxy Note 4: should you upgrade from the Note 3 or others?

Samsung Galaxy Note 4: should you upgrade from the Note 3 or others?

posted: 05 Sep 2014, 05:50

Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 4 with its now-typical two-hour long fanfare, where it revealed every nook and cranny about the handset in thorough detail. As expected, it's packed to the gills with the latest and...

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: first look

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: first look

posted: 04 Sep 2014, 09:17

With the exception of the bendable LG G Flex, few devices can claim to have got the "Wow!" factor in the bag the way the all-new Samsung Galaxy Edge does. Of course, the Edge is, technically, not yet on the market, but we were...

Sony Xperia Z3 vs Galaxy Note 3: first look

Sony Xperia Z3 vs Galaxy Note 3: first look

posted: 03 Sep 2014, 16:11

It's barely been six months since the Z2 was announced, and now we are getting the Xperia Z3. In line with our tradition to compare newly-announced flagships with current bestsellers, we are pitting the Z3 against Samsung's Note 3 phablet, despite...

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