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LG ads make fun of slow Samsung models and small screened Apple handsets

LG ads make fun of slow Samsung models and small screened Apple handsets

posted: 15 Oct 2013, 21:25

For Korean manufacturer LG, Life's Good; the OEM's flagship LG G2 is powered by a quad-core 2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 that LG claims is 20% faster than the silicon powering the Samsung Galaxy S4. And while...

Install stock Samsung Galaxy Note 3 apps on your Samsung Galaxy S4

Install stock Samsung Galaxy Note 3 apps on your Samsung Galaxy S4

posted: 13 Oct 2013, 18:56

Let's say you own the Samsung Galaxy S4 but covet some of the stock apps on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3; is there a way to install some of those apps on the screen of the Samsung Galaxy S4? A member of the XDA Developers...

Android 4.3 update for Samsung Galaxy S4 said to be close at hand

Android 4.3 update for Samsung Galaxy S4 said to be close at hand

posted: 13 Oct 2013, 16:14

According to a tweet sent on Sunday, the long-awaited Android 4.3 update for the Samsung Galaxy S4 is just 1 to 2 weeks away; at the beginning of this month, we passed along a video showing some of the features on the...

HTC One named Mobile Choice magazine's 'Best Phone' for 2013

HTC One named Mobile Choice magazine's 'Best Phone' for 2013

posted: 12 Oct 2013, 22:49

Mobile Choice is a magazine in the U.K. which has just released the winners for its 2013 consumer awards. 21,000 entries were received and for the third straight time, Samsung was named Manufacturer of the Year. Phone of the...

Samsung Galaxy Note 3: size comparison against other flagships

Samsung Galaxy Note 3: size comparison against other flagships

posted: 08 Oct 2013, 14:13

The Galaxy Note 3 is a big smartphone; that much we all know. But does its size make it a hassle to carry and work with it? Now that's a question that could have a lot of answers, all of which different, depending on who you...

Misek: Apple takes advantage of Samsung Galaxy S4's inability to meet internal sales estimates

Misek: Apple takes advantage of Samsung Galaxy S4's inability to meet internal sales estimates

posted: 07 Oct 2013, 20:50

Jefferies analyst Peter Misek says that Samsung is having problems reaching its internal projections for Samsung Galaxy S4 sales; according to the Wall Street analyst, Apple is the beneficiary...

Samsung Galaxy J is the love child of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Samsung Galaxy J is the love child of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy Note 3

posted: 07 Oct 2013, 16:53

Ever wonder what you might get if you combined the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 3? It probably would look something like the handset called the Samsung Galaxy J, that was leaked...

Lumia 1020 beats the iPhone 5s and Galaxy S4 by a mile in our blind camera comparison

Lumia 1020 beats the iPhone 5s and Galaxy S4 by a mile in our blind camera comparison

posted: 07 Oct 2013, 10:07

And so it is time for us to reveal the smartphones that took part in the blind camera comparison that we published last week. The idea was, basically, to come up with a camera contest that factors...

Best Buy slashes $50 off the iPhone 5c and Galaxy S4

Best Buy slashes $50 off the iPhone 5c and Galaxy S4

posted: 04 Oct 2013, 08:37

For a limited time only, Best Buy has announced that it'll be slashing the upfront cost of the Apple iPhone 5c and the Samsung Galaxy S4...

Note 3 and Galaxy S4 won't be getting the full eight core Exynos performance patch, says Samsung

Note 3 and Galaxy S4 won't be getting the full eight core Exynos performance patch, says Samsung

posted: 04 Oct 2013, 07:31

Since your Note 3 and Galaxy S4 are sporting the current thermal envelopes, calculated to run with only four cores at once, the fix won't apply to them, at least officially, unless...

Samsung's chief product officer in the U.S. walks away

Samsung's chief product officer in the U.S. walks away

posted: 03 Oct 2013, 18:47

Kevin Packingham, Samsung's chief product officer in the U.S., has departed the Korean based manufacturer; Packingham was responsible for the design of some of Samsung's top-selling models like the Samsung Galaxy S III which was the...

Pre-release build of Android 4.3 leaks for Samsung Galaxy S4

Pre-release build of Android 4.3 leaks for Samsung Galaxy S4

posted: 01 Oct 2013, 14:06

A pre-release build of Android 4.3 has leaked out for the Samsung Galaxy S4; the model that this is for (GT-i9505) is the unlocked European version of the flagship Android handset. The Korean OEM is believed to be thinking about...

Road map reveals Android 4.3 update for Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy S III and GALAXY Note II

Road map reveals Android 4.3 update for Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy S III and GALAXY Note II

posted: 28 Sep 2013, 02:29

A road map for French carrier SFR reveals when the Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung GALAXY Note II will receive the Android 4.3 update; according to the map, the Samsung...

2013 Smartphone Repairability Index: Galaxy S4 gets 8/10, HTC One at the bottom

2013 Smartphone Repairability Index: Galaxy S4 gets 8/10, HTC One at the bottom

posted: 26 Sep 2013, 08:29

From this year's flagships, the Samsung Galaxy S4 takes the top with an 8/10 rating, which is also the score for most smartphones from the Koreans, due to their flexible plastic design that lets you easily...

Samsung to launch a special gold Galaxy S4 edition

Samsung to launch a special gold Galaxy S4 edition

posted: 25 Sep 2013, 07:31

Less than two hours ago, Samsung pretty much confirmed that a special gold edition of its Galaxy S4 bestseller is on its way to consumers...

Apple iPhone 5s performance review: CPU and GPU speed compared to top Android phones (benchmarks)

Apple iPhone 5s performance review: CPU and GPU speed compared to top Android phones (benchmarks)

posted: 25 Sep 2013, 06:47

The Apple iPhone 5s brings is one of the biggest under-the-hood upgrades to ever happen to the iPhone line. Apple’s A7 chip comes with a new Cyclone core that is very well optimized...

Square Trade: Motorola Moto X more durable than the Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5c

Square Trade: Motorola Moto X more durable than the Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5c

posted: 23 Sep 2013, 00:27

Phone insurer Square Trade ran some tests to see how hardy the new Apple iPhone 5c and Apple iPhone 5s are; after some testing, Square Trade says that the new models are not quite as durable...

Seidio OBEX Waterproof Case for Samsung Galaxy S4 review

Seidio OBEX Waterproof Case for Samsung Galaxy S4 review

posted: 13 Sep 2013, 15:59

Taking a quick look at the Seidio OBEX Waterproof case for the Galaxy S4, it definitely sprinkles that imposing appearance when the handset is set inside of it. There’s not much of a pleasant style with its design, but the red accented...

Samsung Exynos 5410 could get software update to become true octa-core chip

Samsung Exynos 5410 could get software update to become true octa-core chip

posted: 11 Sep 2013, 10:07

We already know that the Samsung Exynos 5410 chip is not a true octa-core chip; with the big.LITTLE technology, two sets of 4 cores are utilized with one set active at a time. Just the other day, we told you...

Apple iPhone 5S vs Galaxy S4 vs LG G2: good things come in all packages

Apple iPhone 5S vs Galaxy S4 vs LG G2: good things come in all packages

posted: 10 Sep 2013, 15:25

If we isolate for screen size, the newly announced Apple iPhone 5S has all the makings of a futureproof flagship device, especially in the chipset part, even against current Android kings of the shelves like the...

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