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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...

Here are Samsung's plans for future KitKat updates

Here are Samsung's plans for future KitKat updates

posted: 30 Aug 2014, 18:30

If you're wondering about when your Samsung device might receive Android 4.4.2, 4.4.3 or 4.4.4, we just might have the answer for you. First, let's take a look at a pair of high profile phones that Samsung will be releasing soon. The Samsung...

Sprint Samsung Galaxy S4 with Spark, receives update to support International Wi-Fi Calling

Sprint Samsung Galaxy S4 with Spark, receives update to support International Wi-Fi Calling

posted: 28 Aug 2014, 19:04

On Thursday, Sprint sent out an update to its Samsung Galaxy S4 units that support Sprint Spark. The latter is the tri-band LTE network offered by the mobile operator, that offers zippy data...

Samsung Galaxy S4 catches fire under the pillow of a 13 year-old girl

Samsung Galaxy S4 catches fire under the pillow of a 13 year-old girl

posted: 26 Jul 2014, 01:09

A 13 year-old Texas girl, who kept her Samsung Galaxy S4 under her pillow, was awoken by the smell of something burning. Unfortunately, it was her Samsung Galaxy S4 that was the source of the acrid smelling smoke....

Some Samsung Galaxy S4 units are bursting into fire in Israel

Some Samsung Galaxy S4 units are bursting into fire in Israel

posted: 25 Jun 2014, 03:53

Smartphone manufacturer Samsung, says that the use of third party batteries is behind a small number of fires that broke out in Israel on its popular Samsung Galaxy S4 model. Since last October, Samsung has offered to replace...

Samsung Galaxy S5 to get Android 4.4.3 this month, next month for Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S5 to get Android 4.4.3 this month, next month for Samsung Galaxy S4

posted: 13 Jun 2014, 15:24

With stock Android devices like the Nexus models, and the Google Play edition phones already updated to Android 4.4.3, it is time for the newest build of Android to be let loose on unlocked handsets....

Android 4.4.3 now rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition

Android 4.4.3 now rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition

posted: 03 Jun 2014, 20:57

It looks like Android 4.4.3 is on the move. We've already seen it start to roll out to Nexus devices, and the soak test has begun for the Motorola Moto X. Now, it is already time for Google Play edition devices to...

Samsung Galaxy S5 and S4 LTE-A might get Android 4.4.3 soon, other details about future KitKat updates revealed

Samsung Galaxy S5 and S4 LTE-A might get Android 4.4.3 soon, other details about future KitKat updates revealed

posted: 26 May 2014, 12:30

The Android 4.4.3 KitKat update is currently in testing on some of Samsung's handsets, and it could be available in the next few months...

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