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Samsung Galaxy S5 heart rate sensor demo

Samsung Galaxy S5 heart rate sensor demo

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:53

We found the heart rate monitor to do its job fine most of the times, quickly taking our pulse, though it was sometimes finicky and seems a bit cumbersome to use on a regular basis. Not that it's that hard to just press your finger against the area...

Samsung Galaxy S5 Finger Scanner feature demo

Samsung Galaxy S5 Finger Scanner feature demo

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:51

We took it for a spin, and found it to work pretty well for the simple purpose of unlocking the phone, once we did the initial swiping and recognition. As for the rest of its potential features, like mobile payments authentication and the like,...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One: first look

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:42

Pretty much everyone that has some interest in what's going on in the smartphone industry knows that Samsung and HTC are like the biggest rivals when it comes strictly to the Android market...

A 16GB Samsung Galaxy S5 will only give you half as available storage

A 16GB Samsung Galaxy S5 will only give you half as available storage

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:23

We were worried that even though Samsung didn't add new bloat to its Galaxy S5 software offerings, it wouldn't necessarily mean that Samsung had done anything to remove the bloat that was already in the TouchWiz software,...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs LG G2: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs LG G2: first look

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 21:04

Samsung, you've done it again! You've managed to once again wow the crowds with a new, premium Android device, and we're glad that we had the opportunity to take it for a spin here at MWC. The device we're talking about is, of course, the highly-anticipated...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z1/Z1S: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z1/Z1S: first look

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 20:56

Okay, we know what you’re thinking just by reading the title of this article. True, the Sony Xperia Z1/Z1S is regarded as Sony’s flagship phone from last year, which is being replaced by the just announced Xperia Z2. Of course, some folks...

Samsung Galaxy S5: Samsung tries offering useful updates over bloat

Samsung Galaxy S5: Samsung tries offering useful updates over bloat

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 20:00

Samsung president and CEO JK Shin set the tone for the Samsung Galaxy S5 announcement right from the start by saying, "After all, people choose meaningful and relevant improvement for day to day use, and that is small....

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Galaxy S4: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Galaxy S4: first look

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 18:19

The Galaxy S5 has arrived to an expectedly crazed fanfare, but the initial reaction to Samsung's new handset has been kind of restrained. Some of you were obviously expecting more from the world's largest manufacturer by volume, and that's not an...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs iPhone 5s: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs iPhone 5s: first look

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 18:19

Samsung Galaxy S5, together with the Sony Xperia Z2, will be the flagships to beat in the not-so-distant future, but there is another warrior lurking in the shadows - the iPhone 5s. Apple's finest is always a popular choice with users, that's why...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Nexus 5: first look

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Nexus 5: first look

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 17:58

The Samsung Galaxy S5, has just arrived, but - unlike before - this year, Samsung’s new ‘big thing’ will be met with fierce competition from all places…

U.K. carriers and retailers start confirming plans to carry Samsung Galaxy S5

U.K. carriers and retailers start confirming plans to carry Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 17:38

With today's announcement that the Samsung Galaxy S5 will have an April 11th release date in 150 countries, some carriers and retailers in the U.K. are announcing their intentions to carry the device. Vodafone...

Samsung Galaxy S5: all you need to know

Samsung Galaxy S5: all you need to know

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 17:06

Ladies and gentlemen, the Samsung Galaxy S5 has officially arrived, and while it might not have been able to meet the sky-high expectations, it's treated us to a ton of new features

Samsung posts full Galaxy S5 MWC event online: watch it here

Samsung posts full Galaxy S5 MWC event online: watch it here

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 17:05

The Samsung Galaxy S5 was supposed to launch at a “low-key” event at Mobile World Congress, but if what we saw was low-key, it’s hard to imagine…

Samsung Galaxy S5 size comparison: the size evolution of the Galaxy S series

Samsung Galaxy S5 size comparison: the size evolution of the Galaxy S series

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 16:55

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is Samsung’s fifth-generation Galaxy S devices and a lot has changed since then. Do you remember the first Galaxy S that launched back in 2010?…

Samsung Galaxy S5 specs review

Samsung Galaxy S5 specs review

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 15:53

With a 5.1" 1080p screen, 16 MP camera and 2 GB of RAM, the Galaxy S5 might not be the ultimate Android specs monster, yet it comes with plenty of new features, both in comparison with its predecessor, the S4, and when measured up to the other flagships. The heartbeat...

Samsung posts its own, official Galaxy S5 hands-on first look video

Samsung posts its own, official Galaxy S5 hands-on first look video

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 15:02

Samsung has just posted an official Galaxy S5 hands-on first look video, walking us through the design and all the new features of its new flagship…

Samsung Galaxy S5: all the official images

Samsung Galaxy S5: all the official images

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 14:48

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is here and so is a huge gallery of gorgeous high-resolution images of Samsung's new big thing for you to ogle at. Truth is most of us got an early look at the Galaxy S5 from pictures leaked earlier today…

Samsung Galaxy S5: all the new features

Samsung Galaxy S5: all the new features

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 14:32

The Galaxy S5 might not be the utmost specs beast that the Android world has to offer, but it comes with plenty of new features, both in comparison with its predecessor, the S4, and when measured up to the other flagships...

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HTC: "buyer's remorse coming soon" to Samsung Galaxy S5 owners

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 14:03

HTC tries to poke fun at Samsung, implying that Galaxy S5 buyers will regret their purchase once the All New One (M8) is announced. Well, we'll see about that...

Samsung Galaxy S5: did you like it?

Samsung Galaxy S5: did you like it?

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 14:02

The Samsung Galaxy S5, the most hyped device in the last few months, is now finally official. Now, the one question that we are all trying to figure out ourselves is: do we really like it?…

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