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Can you hear me now? Metal Galaxy A3 and A5 post much weaker signal strength than the S5

Can you hear me now? Metal Galaxy A3 and A5 post much weaker signal strength than the S5

posted: 11 Nov 2014, 07:14

Samsung's brand new A-series of metal-clad warriors got introduced recently with the unveiling of the Galaxy A5 and A3 handsets. The phones sport an entirely metal unibody that radiates beauty,...

This is the new Android 5.0 build for the Samsung Galaxy S5 with more Material design

This is the new Android 5.0 build for the Samsung Galaxy S5 with more Material design

posted: 31 Oct 2014, 13:04

We've already seen an earlier version of the Android 5.0 update for the Samsung Galaxy S5, and the rumor has it that the Lollipop update from Samsung will be coming as soon as December. Sammy has...

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Oppo N3 vs Oppo R5: specs comparison

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Oppo N3 vs Oppo R5: specs comparison

posted: 29 Oct 2014, 10:54

Comparing Oppo's forward-looking creations in terms of specs and size with Samsung's conservative, "better please everybody" product puts a wider, and interesting perspective on how different Android phones can be...

Motorola DROID Turbo versus Samsung Galaxy S5: first look

Motorola DROID Turbo versus Samsung Galaxy S5: first look

posted: 28 Oct 2014, 23:56

The Motorola DROID Turbo is the new kid on the block, but we wouldn’t necessarily classify it as being a kid – mainly because of the mind-blowing specs that it carries along. For one, it’s arguably the beefiest, most specs heavy...

Not water-resistant like the Samsung Galaxy S5, the Motorola DROID Turbo is splash-resistant

Not water-resistant like the Samsung Galaxy S5, the Motorola DROID Turbo is splash-resistant

posted: 28 Oct 2014, 19:13

Drop your Samsung Galaxy S5 into a fish tank, and as long as you get it out of there before a half hour expires, the phone should live to work another day. But try that stunt with the Motorola...

Motorola DROID Turbo size comparison: see how the most potent smartphone at the moment fares size-wise

Motorola DROID Turbo size comparison: see how the most potent smartphone at the moment fares size-wise

posted: 28 Oct 2014, 11:17

Motorola is on fire and it hasn't ceased to amaze over the past few months. First things first, it got our whole attention with the Moto 360 wearable, then the refreshed Moto...

Galaxy S5 and LG G3 to get the Android 5.0 Lollipop update in December

Galaxy S5 and LG G3 to get the Android 5.0 Lollipop update in December

posted: 24 Oct 2014, 08:33

LG has chimed in from Europe, promising its Dutch and Belgian G3 customers that an Android 5.0 Lollipop update should be hitting their handsets before the year has rolled out. That's pretty ambitious, though it probably...

Samsung Galaxy handsets with KNOX now secure enough to carry classified information

Samsung Galaxy handsets with KNOX now secure enough to carry classified information

posted: 22 Oct 2014, 13:22

A number of Samsung Galaxy devices that support the KNOX secure container platform, have now been approved for use by the U.S. Government to carry classified documents. The approved models are the...

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...

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