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Kantar: Android, Samsung and LG have three strong months of sales in the U.S.

Kantar: Android, Samsung and LG have three strong months of sales in the U.S.

posted: 10 hours ago

The latest data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech shows that the Android OS had a strong three month period in the U.S., ending in May. During those 90 days, the open source platform saw its stateside market...

Android Auto update adds support for Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy S5 on 3 carriers

Android Auto update adds support for Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy S5 on 3 carriers

posted: 10 Jun 2015, 19:31

An update to the Android Auto app adds support for two of the most popular Android handsets over the last few years. The Samsung Galaxy S4 and the Samsung Galaxy S5 from AT&T, Sprint and Verizon...

Samsung reportedly preparing Galaxy S5 Neo with new processor and improved front-facing camera

Samsung reportedly preparing Galaxy S5 Neo with new processor and improved front-facing camera

posted: 04 Jun 2015, 08:07

According to a report, Samsung is planning to drop a newer, cheaper version of last year's flagship Galaxy S5 with a new processor, improved front shooter...

Bug fixes coming as Android 5.0.2 is tested for Samsung Galaxy S5

Bug fixes coming as Android 5.0.2 is tested for Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 31 May 2015, 13:01

Earlier this month, we told you that Samsung was prepping micro-updates to send out to various models in order to fix bugs related to the earlier Android 5.0 update. Today, there is word that Android 5.0.2 is being tested...

Consumer Reports prefers the Samsung Galaxy S5 to the Samsung Galaxy S6

Consumer Reports prefers the Samsung Galaxy S5 to the Samsung Galaxy S6

posted: 12 May 2015, 22:12

Consumer Reports recommends that smartphone buyers purchase the Samsung Galaxy S5 over the Samsung Galaxy S6. In fact, the Galaxy S5 tops the magazine's most recent smartphone rankings. How could the impartial publication...

Samsung Galaxy S5 replacement parts (display, touchscreen, battery, home button, ribbons) and where to get them

Samsung Galaxy S5 replacement parts (display, touchscreen, battery, home button, ribbons) and where to get them

posted: 21 Apr 2015, 07:59

According to a late 2014 study carried out by extended warranty provided, SquareTrade, Americans have spent a cool $23.5 billion on repair or replacement of their...

New Samsung video presents the evolution of the Galaxy S series

New Samsung video presents the evolution of the Galaxy S series

posted: 13 Apr 2015, 14:18

The Galaxy S6 and S6 edge represent the sixth-generation flagship smartphones in Samsung's Galaxy S line, obviously being the most advanced to date...

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy S5 receives Android 5.0.1 update

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy S5 receives Android 5.0.1 update

posted: 08 Apr 2015, 17:36

Perhaps AT&T just doesn't understand the concept of seniority. Yesterday, the carrier updated the Samsung Galaxy S4 to its subscribers totin' the handset, leading owners of the newer Samsung Galaxy S5 to wonder where their update was....

How to trick your Galaxy S5 interface into becoming a Galaxy S6 one (Lollipop req'd)

How to trick your Galaxy S5 interface into becoming a Galaxy S6 one (Lollipop req'd)

posted: 06 Apr 2015, 07:21

Both the new Galaxy S6 and last year's Galaxy S5 sport Samsung's TouchWiz over Android 5.0 Lollipop, but the company has streamlined it further on the Galaxy S6, cleaning out the perplexing variety...

New Samsung infographic shows the differences between the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S5

New Samsung infographic shows the differences between the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S5

posted: 30 Mar 2015, 13:58

With its metallic body, Quad HD display, octa-core Exynos processor, and new cameras, the Samsung Galaxy S6 is definitely a step up from the Galaxy S5...

Nokia Lumia 930 wins our blind camera comparison, followed by Galaxy Note 4; HTC One M9 ends up last

Nokia Lumia 930 wins our blind camera comparison, followed by Galaxy Note 4; HTC One M9 ends up last

posted: 27 Mar 2015, 09:01

Remember the Nokia Lumia 930? Yeah, that same high-end phone Nokia announced last April, flaunting a 20MP optically stabilized PureView camera. It might have been a year since...

HTC One M9 vs iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S5, Nexus 6, Lumia 930 blind camera comparison: vote here

HTC One M9 vs iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S5, Nexus 6, Lumia 930 blind camera comparison: vote here

posted: 22 Mar 2015, 19:02

Today, we have our hands on the HTC One M9, which swaps the UltraPixel cam in favor of a more traditional, 20MP camera. The snapper features an aperture of F/2.2,...

How to register more than 3 fingerprints on a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 or Galaxy S5

How to register more than 3 fingerprints on a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 or Galaxy S5

posted: 22 Mar 2015, 17:31

One of the many perks you get with a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 or a Samsung Galaxy S5 is a fingerprint scanner embedded inside the home button. Its main purpose is to replace your lock sreen PIN or pattern,...

Sprint announces new bundle; Samsung Galaxy S5, Galaxy Tab 4 and wireless service for $100 a month

Sprint announces new bundle; Samsung Galaxy S5, Galaxy Tab 4 and wireless service for $100 a month

posted: 16 Mar 2015, 17:04

Expecting a new bundle? No, not from the stork. This bundle is from Sprint and includes a Samsung phone, tablet and wireless service for $0 down and $100 a month. The phone is the...

Samsung begins Lollipop rollout for Canadian Samsung Galaxy S5 users, with bug fixes included

Samsung begins Lollipop rollout for Canadian Samsung Galaxy S5 users, with bug fixes included

posted: 16 Mar 2015, 07:40

Samsung Galaxy S5 users in Canada will be happy to hear that a new version of the Android 5.0 update is being sent out to their phones. The original OTA update caused a number of issues...

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...

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S5 allegedly catches on fire; check out the evidence

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S5 allegedly catches on fire; check out the evidence

posted: 05 Mar 2015, 12:52

A Reddit poster using the name Jjhend has found himself unable to use a Samsung Galaxy S5 that he still owes $400 to T-Mobile for. The unfortunate incident took place the other day when Jjhend went out for...

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge vs Galaxy S5: speed comparison

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge vs Galaxy S5: speed comparison

posted: 05 Mar 2015, 09:22

We took the opportunity to compare the Galaxy S6 edge display unit at MWC 2015 against our Galaxy S5, freshly updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop. Which one is faster?...

Low-light camera comparison between the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S5, iPhone 6, and HTC One M8

Low-light camera comparison between the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S5, iPhone 6, and HTC One M8

posted: 04 Mar 2015, 09:14

Two days ago, we showed you how the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the HTC One M8 fared against each other in Samsung's own low-light box setup (which is actually a small composition within...

AndroBench comparison - the Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge's memory speeds obliterate other flagships

AndroBench comparison - the Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge's memory speeds obliterate other flagships

posted: 04 Mar 2015, 08:35

The introduction of UFS 2.0 memory to Samsung's high-end mobile devices certainly piqued our interest. aND it seems Samsung wasn't joking at all when it rallied about the Galaxy S6...

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