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Worldwide carriers might be preparing for an earlier Galaxy S5 launch

Worldwide carriers might be preparing for an earlier Galaxy S5 launch

posted: 31 Mar 2014, 05:41

According to The Korea Herald, mobile carriers worldwide now want a taste of the premature Galaxy S5 launch action which South Korea's telecoms directed behind Samsung's back. Allegedly, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and...

Galaxy S5 battery life tests show promising results

Galaxy S5 battery life tests show promising results

posted: 31 Mar 2014, 02:26

Coming straight from Samsung's homeland, an impromptu battery test reveals that the Galaxy S5 is shaping up to be quite the endurance champ. The flagship is laden with a 2800 mAh battery, while we have phones in the same category with...

Built-in baby monitor on the Samsung Galaxy S5 helps parents tend to their crying tyke

Built-in baby monitor on the Samsung Galaxy S5 helps parents tend to their crying tyke

posted: 29 Mar 2014, 09:55

Samsung has always tried to fill its flagship phone with features to make life a little easier for its customers, and it seems that the Samsung Galaxy S5 is no exception. Samsung's new flagship...

Samsung Galaxy S5 teardown suggests that the smartphone will be hard to repair

Samsung Galaxy S5 teardown suggests that the smartphone will be hard to repair

posted: 28 Mar 2014, 23:20

Since the Galaxy S5 must be dust-resistant and water-resistant, it's been carefully assembled by Samsung. This means that it's difficult to tear the handset apart...

Here's how to root the Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F) step by step

Here's how to root the Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F) step by step

posted: 28 Mar 2014, 04:33

Have your eyes set on the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5? Good for you. But many of you will probably want a bit more freedom in the choices they make for what is rightfully their own smartphone, which means rooting will be...

The international Samsung Galaxy S5 model can already be rooted

The international Samsung Galaxy S5 model can already be rooted

posted: 28 Mar 2014, 02:36

Two weeks. That's how much longer the world has to wait for Samsung's coveted Galaxy S5 to hit the shelves around the globe. That's not a whole not. On the other hand, two weeks seem like quite the comfortable lead to have...

Samsung's devices are for those who want cheap plastic, says HTC's Mackenzie

Samsung's devices are for those who want cheap plastic, says HTC's Mackenzie

posted: 27 Mar 2014, 20:31

HTC's president for America, Jason Mackenzie, has every reason to be feeling his oats after the all new HTC One (M8) was unveiled on Tuesday. The phone has already been launched by select carriers in certain...

Mark of the robot – the Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8 proudly proclaim they are “Powered by Android”

Mark of the robot – the Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8 proudly proclaim they are “Powered by Android”

posted: 27 Mar 2014, 10:13

When users boot up the Galaxy S5 and the HTC One (M8), two of the hottest smartphones right now, they are greeted with the message "Powered by Android" at startup. Notably, "Android"...

2.5 GHz One M8 beats the pants off Galaxy S5, Xperia Z2 and G Pro 2 in benchmarks

2.5 GHz One M8 beats the pants off Galaxy S5, Xperia Z2 and G Pro 2 in benchmarks

posted: 27 Mar 2014, 07:23

Uh, oh, we have a new king of the benchmarking hill, and it is the HTC One M8. No, not the 2.3 GHz US and European version, but the one for Asia. The Asian variation sports the most powerful member of...

Galaxy S5 goes on sale in South Korea against Samsung's will, India gets octa-core chipset

Galaxy S5 goes on sale in South Korea against Samsung's will, India gets octa-core chipset

posted: 27 Mar 2014, 04:40

Although Samsung's co-CEO, JK Shin, confirmed that the company denied South Korean telecoms' request to launch the phone early, it seems SK Telecom, KT, and LG U+ went ahead and put the S5...

Display comparison: Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. HTC One M8, Sony Xperia Z2 and LG G Pro 2

Display comparison: Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. HTC One M8, Sony Xperia Z2 and LG G Pro 2

posted: 26 Mar 2014, 23:59

The S5, One M8, Xperia Z2 and G Pro 2 are four of this year's flagship smartphones - they're all brand new, and all are running the latest Android 4.4 KitKat...

5 HTC One (M8) features nowhere to be found in the Samsung Galaxy S5

5 HTC One (M8) features nowhere to be found in the Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 26 Mar 2014, 08:17

Yesterday, HTC announced its new, heavy-hitting Android smartphone - the One (M8). Today, we're wondering exactly what it is that will let HTC differentiate its product from the dangerous competition that's lurking...

Best HTC One (M8) alternatives

Best HTC One (M8) alternatives

posted: 26 Mar 2014, 07:53

The new HTC One (M8) has gone official, and it’s already available for purchase on major US carriers…

Samsung didn't agree to launch the Galaxy S5 tomorrow (in South Korea)

Samsung didn't agree to launch the Galaxy S5 tomorrow (in South Korea)

posted: 26 Mar 2014, 06:21

The Korea Times reported that Samsung squarely denied yesterday's rumor about a possible early launch for the Galaxy S5. After a weekly meeting of Samsung's board of directors, JK Shin, co-CEO and head of the company's...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One (M8): preliminary comparison

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One (M8): preliminary comparison

posted: 25 Mar 2014, 11:12

If we had to make a list of the most highly anticipated smartphones right now, then the Samsung Galaxy S5 would probably stand right at the very top of it. The handset is expected to sell by the boatloads once it is released in...

HTC One (M8) vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2: specs comparison

HTC One (M8) vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2: specs comparison

posted: 25 Mar 2014, 10:15

The time has come for HTC to come forth with its new One flagship, and remove whatever lingering doubt there is about the exact specifications of the hard-hitter. In abidance with an old PhoneArena tradition, this...

HTC One (M8) vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2 vs Note 3 vs HTC One vs Galaxy S4 vs Xperia Z1 vs iPhone 5s: size comparison

HTC One (M8) vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2 vs Note 3 vs HTC One vs Galaxy S4 vs Xperia Z1 vs iPhone 5s: size comparison

posted: 25 Mar 2014, 10:15

The HTC One 2014 is out, its specs are out, and its feature set is now also known. Oh, and it's finally official. What's missing is a comprehensive...

Samsung to move the Galaxy S5 launch date before April 5?

Samsung to move the Galaxy S5 launch date before April 5?

posted: 25 Mar 2014, 07:13

“Although Samsung is a global company, it is based in Korea. It cannot underestimate the impact of the No. 1 carrier SK Telecom.” - an inside source told the Korean Herald, and added - “Samsung is considering rescheduling the release...

Government bans South Korean telecoms from the Samsung Galaxy S5 launch party

Government bans South Korean telecoms from the Samsung Galaxy S5 launch party

posted: 24 Mar 2014, 09:47

SK Telecom and KT have completely lost the opportunity to benefit from early Galaxy S5 sales, while LG U+ will have about two weeks to sell as much units as it can, before it's forced to close up shop until...

T-Mobile releases its official Samsung Galaxy S5 unboxing video

T-Mobile releases its official Samsung Galaxy S5 unboxing video

posted: 22 Mar 2014, 11:08

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is expected to be launched on April 11th and in advance of that date, T-Mobile has released its own official unboxing of the Korean manufacturer's new flagship model. The video is narrated by T-Mobile's...

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