x PhoneArena is looking for new authors! To view all available positions, click here.
Android 5.0 update delayed for Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy S5 users in Norway

Android 5.0 update delayed for Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy S5 users in Norway

posted: 10 Mar 2015, 11:59

Samsung Norway has delayed the dissemination of the Android 5.0 update for the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy S5. Those owning the handsets in other regions have complained about problems...

Samsung expects record breaking sales for the Galaxy S6

Samsung expects record breaking sales for the Galaxy S6

posted: 04 Mar 2015, 10:17

Samsung has high expectations for its just unveiled flagship phone, the Samsung Galaxy S6. According to Andy Tu, GM of the company's mobile operations in Taiwan, Samsung feels that the new model can break the company sales record...

Lollipop update for the Galaxy S4 starts to roll out in India, firmware for the Exynos variant now available for download

Lollipop update for the Galaxy S4 starts to roll out in India, firmware for the Exynos variant now available for download

posted: 10 Feb 2015, 08:04

Since Lollipop's announcement, a lot a manufacturers have promised they would be bringing Google's latest OS as an update for their more relevant handsets....

You can now install the official Galaxy S4 Lollipop firmware, but only if you've got the GT-I9506 model

You can now install the official Galaxy S4 Lollipop firmware, but only if you've got the GT-I9506 model

posted: 06 Feb 2015, 07:03

Samsung's been keeping busy with Android 5.0 Lollipop, trying to get the updates out to qualifying devices as quickly as possible. Considering the weight of its proprietary...

Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 Lollipop update is now live... in Russia

Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 Lollipop update is now live... in Russia

posted: 30 Jan 2015, 23:58

The Galaxy S4 - Samsung's flagship from two years ago - is being updated to Android Lollipop as we speak, though only in Russia for now...

Android 5.0.1 Lollipop with TouchWiz leaks for the Samsung Galaxy S4, looks like the real deal

Android 5.0.1 Lollipop with TouchWiz leaks for the Samsung Galaxy S4, looks like the real deal

posted: 19 Jan 2015, 08:18

Well, well, well, what do we have here? It looks like an official TouchWiz take on Android 5.0 Lollipop for 2013's battle-worn Samsung Galaxy S4, one of the best-selling Samsung smarpthones...

Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition no longer sold

Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition no longer sold

posted: 09 Jan 2015, 13:46

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition, after being out of stock for some time, has been officially retired from the Google Play Store. That leaves just the HTC One (M8) Google Play edition left to be sold. The Google Play edition...

Android 5.0 update hits Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition

Android 5.0 update hits Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition

posted: 12 Dec 2014, 22:29

Android 5.0 has just been pushed out to the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition. This is the stock Android version of the phone, available from the Google Play Store. One selling point of these models is that they are supposed...

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...

This is Android 5.0 Lollipop running on the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition

This is Android 5.0 Lollipop running on the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition

posted: 01 Dec 2014, 09:03

At this point, we've already seen the newest and sweetest version of Google's platform run on the hottest Samsung devices flagships from the past year or so. Yet, a notable device has been omitted -...

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...

Check out Cricket's Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals

Check out Cricket's Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals

posted: 25 Nov 2014, 14:29

What's that "cheap, cheap" sound you hear? It actually is the "chirp, chirp" sound of Cricket Wireless as it promotes its Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. The pre-paid carrier is offering a free HTC Dot View case this Friday,...

New video shows more of the Galaxy S4 running on Android 5.0 Lollipop

New video shows more of the Galaxy S4 running on Android 5.0 Lollipop

posted: 21 Nov 2014, 02:11

Samsung Galaxy S4 owners really can't complain as far as Android 5.0 Lollipop is concered – a number of screenshots and videos have already been made available, and while some might not appreciate the tease, knowing...

Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy S4 both receive unofficial AOSP-based Android 5.0 Lollipop builds!

Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy S4 both receive unofficial AOSP-based Android 5.0 Lollipop builds!

posted: 18 Nov 2014, 03:02

One cannot simply disregard the popularity of Samsung's flagship smartphone line. They usually sell in millions, and the latest representatives of the family (the Samsung Galaxy...

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 is updated to Android 4.4.4 with Knox 2.0 in tow

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 is updated to Android 4.4.4 with Knox 2.0 in tow

posted: 13 Nov 2014, 22:12

On Thursday, AT&T started sending out Android 4.4.4 to the Samsung Galaxy S4. In addition to the updated OS build, secure container Knox is bumped up to version 2.0. And of course, there are the usual bug fixes...

Samsung Galaxy S4 with Android 5.0 and new TouchWiz gets compared with the current UI of the ex-flagship

Samsung Galaxy S4 with Android 5.0 and new TouchWiz gets compared with the current UI of the ex-flagship

posted: 10 Nov 2014, 08:45

Last week, we showed you a short preview of Android 5.0 Lollipop running on the Samsung Galaxy S4, which will land on Samsung's flagship for 2013 with all the bells and whistles...

Here's Android 5.0 Lollipop running on the Samsung Galaxy S4 - new TouchWiz UI, Material Design in tow

Here's Android 5.0 Lollipop running on the Samsung Galaxy S4 - new TouchWiz UI, Material Design in tow

posted: 07 Nov 2014, 05:26

After wooing us with an exclusive preview of the Android 5.0 Lollipop version of TouchWiz that will arrive on the Samsung Galaxy S5 several weeks ago, SamMobile today treated...

Samsung Galaxy S4 users, rejoice! Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Exynos version to come early 2015

Samsung Galaxy S4 users, rejoice! Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Exynos version to come early 2015

posted: 03 Nov 2014, 06:31

The Samsung Galaxy S4 might be getting a little long in the tooth already, but the device is by no means past the 18-month firmware support window that Samsung promised for its flagship...

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...

Latest stories