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Google Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: in-depth specs comparison

Google Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: in-depth specs comparison

posted: 15 Oct 2014, 17:42

Gone are the times of the affordable and relatively compact Nexus smartphones - the Google Nexus 6 arrived with a bang like a bolt out of the blue and marked Google's slightly belated foray into phablet territory. With its...

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...

HTC Desire Eye vs HTC One M8 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: specs comparison

HTC Desire Eye vs HTC One M8 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: specs comparison

posted: 08 Oct 2014, 16:01

Now that the HTC Desire Eye's official existence is no longer a poorly hidden industry secret, it's time we see how this camera-intensive smartphone compares to some of our favorite specs monsters from the first half...

First camera samples from the HTC Desire EYE get compared with the HTC One (M8) and the Samsung Galaxy S5

First camera samples from the HTC Desire EYE get compared with the HTC One (M8) and the Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 08 Oct 2014, 16:00

Although a high megapixel count does not usually mean that a certain camera performs better as a whole, a megapixel two or more won't hurt when taking a regular selfie. That...

HTC Desire EYE versus Samsung Galaxy S5: first look

HTC Desire EYE versus Samsung Galaxy S5: first look

posted: 08 Oct 2014, 15:54

At the top of the ladder in HTC’s portfolio is the One M8, a high-end device that features what’s arguably the best design in a smartphone this year. For all of its high quality goodness, there were a few things it lacked that could’ve...

Nvidia wins first round at the ITC, complaint might see Samsung's Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge, S5, and more, banned from the US

Nvidia wins first round at the ITC, complaint might see Samsung's Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge, S5, and more, banned from the US

posted: 07 Oct 2014, 09:32

A little over a month after Nvidia first filed a complaint with the ITC over Qualcomm's and Samsung's supposed infringement of its patented technology,...

Reader's choice: Samsung Galaxy S5 overpowers the Apple iPhone 6

Reader's choice: Samsung Galaxy S5 overpowers the Apple iPhone 6

posted: 06 Oct 2014, 03:27

Last week, we asked you to step into our shoes and judge two hot smartphones on their own merits in several key categories. In the red corner, we put Cupertino's newest iPhone, the Apple iPhone 6; in the blue corner we have...

See the Samsung Galaxy S5 running Android L in this 8 minute-long preview

See the Samsung Galaxy S5 running Android L in this 8 minute-long preview

posted: 02 Oct 2014, 21:43

The folks at SamMobile just landed a sweet exclusive -- a chance to play around with a test build (LRW58J) of Android L for the Samsung Galaxy S5. Before we get into the specifics, let's get one (rather important)...

Apple iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: vote for the better smartphone!

Apple iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: vote for the better smartphone!

posted: 30 Sep 2014, 06:41

One of the fiercest rivalries in the mobile industry for the past several years has been the one between Apple and Samsung. The harbingers of the heated battle are usually the giants' most up-to-date flagships - the...

Samsung Galaxy S5 users can protect their phone and double their battery life with Mophie Juice Pack

Samsung Galaxy S5 users can protect their phone and double their battery life with Mophie Juice Pack

posted: 29 Sep 2014, 16:13

Samsung Galaxy S5 owners have a new accessory that not only protects their pride and joy from butterfingers, but also helps them get long lasting battery life for the handset....

iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 speed comparison: which is faster?

iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 speed comparison: which is faster?

posted: 28 Sep 2014, 14:43

Which is faster - the iPhone 6 or the Samsung Galaxy S5? To answer this question, we attempted a comparison the kind of which we don't do often... yet. Below is a speed comparison between the iPhone 6 and the Samsung Galaxy...

Poll results: Would you buy a Samsung Galaxy Alpha instead of an S5?

Poll results: Would you buy a Samsung Galaxy Alpha instead of an S5?

posted: 26 Sep 2014, 09:12

The Galaxy Alpha is newer and thinner than the Galaxy S5, but it comes with a few trade-offs - like the lack of a microSD card slot, a smaller battery, and a non-water-resistant body...

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...

Would you buy a Samsung Galaxy Alpha instead of an S5 (seeing that their prices are similar)?

Would you buy a Samsung Galaxy Alpha instead of an S5 (seeing that their prices are similar)?

posted: 22 Sep 2014, 21:22

Available starting this month, the Alpha is Samsung's first metallic Galaxy smartphone. Does this make it a better choice than the larger Galaxy S5?...

Samsung sells 1 million Galaxy S5 smartphones... in Germany

Samsung sells 1 million Galaxy S5 smartphones... in Germany

posted: 19 Sep 2014, 12:03

Samsung has yet to announce how many Galaxy S5 units it sold around the world until now - but at least we know that things are going quite well in some markets...

Android L updates for Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 4 may be launched in November / December

Android L updates for Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 4 may be launched in November / December

posted: 18 Sep 2014, 12:25

Samsung has yet to officially reveal when its flagship handsets will receive Android L. In any case, most of its high-end devices could get the update before the end of the year...

iPhone 6 is the second phone to feature phase-detection autofocus, after the Galaxy S5

iPhone 6 is the second phone to feature phase-detection autofocus, after the Galaxy S5

posted: 12 Sep 2014, 05:33

During the introduction of the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Apple spend some time talking about the new 'Focus Pixels' in the latest iSight camera. Behind the fancy name, though, lies a well-known...

Verizon updates Samsung Galaxy S5 to Android 4.4.4

Verizon updates Samsung Galaxy S5 to Android 4.4.4

posted: 09 Sep 2014, 21:41

If you're a Samsung Galaxy S5 owner and a Verizon customer, we have some good news. Android 4.4.4 is on the way to your handset and will fix audio issues that you might have experienced with Bluetooth. The update is coming to the phone...

Apple iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: in-depth specs comparison

Apple iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: in-depth specs comparison

posted: 09 Sep 2014, 16:36

The Apple iPhone 6 is no longer hidden below a thick veil of mystery, as Apple finally revealed the much-awaited flagship at a “historic” event today. After several years of dwelling in the realm of 4-inch displays, the iPhone...

Best iPhone 6 alternatives: the new iPhone's biggest challengers

Best iPhone 6 alternatives: the new iPhone's biggest challengers

posted: 09 Sep 2014, 16:08

The new Apple iPhone 6 is here, and it's awesome, but we all know that one size doesn't always fit all, so to speak. As cool as the iPhone 6 is, there will always be a little something here and there that does not appeal...

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