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Best Buy One gives you a leased phone and unlimited talk, text and data from Sprint, for one price

Best Buy One gives you a leased phone and unlimited talk, text and data from Sprint, for one price

posted: 28 Feb 2015, 01:28

The Best Buy One wireless plan, powered by Sprint, was announced on Friday. Priced at $75 a month (not including taxes and fees), users receive unlimited talk, text and data while...

Android 5.0 Lollipop supports USB DAC audio devices, we go ears-on

Android 5.0 Lollipop supports USB DAC audio devices, we go ears-on

posted: 26 Feb 2015, 01:39

Did you know that you can connect an external digital-to-analog converter to an Android 5.0 smartphone over USB? This isn't functionality that the average Joe would care about. Audiophiles, musicians, and audio engineers,...

With the Galaxy S6 around the corner, Samsung reminds us that the S5 is

With the Galaxy S6 around the corner, Samsung reminds us that the S5 is "water resistant" and "irresistible"

posted: 23 Feb 2015, 10:21

The Galaxy S5 is almost 1 year old now, and will soon be overshadowed by the Galaxy S6 - which is expected to be better in every way...

T-Mobile subscribers with the Samsung Galaxy S5 start to receive the hefty update to Android 5.0

T-Mobile subscribers with the Samsung Galaxy S5 start to receive the hefty update to Android 5.0

posted: 18 Feb 2015, 08:44

T-Mobile subscribers rockin' the Samsung Galaxy S5 are beginning to receive quite a load in the form of a 939.59MB OTA update to Android 5.0. At that size, your best bet is to make...

I lived without my Galaxy S5 smartphone for 2 weeks: here's how my life changed

I lived without my Galaxy S5 smartphone for 2 weeks: here's how my life changed

posted: 10 Feb 2015, 03:08

As dependent on my smartphone as I am, I've long been wondering what it would feel like to live without one and whether I had not become overly attached to mine. Hence I volunteered to temporarily swap...

Sprint's Samsung Galaxy S5 to get Android 5.0 update tomorrow

Sprint's Samsung Galaxy S5 to get Android 5.0 update tomorrow

posted: 04 Feb 2015, 22:14

Samsung's U.S. website reveals that Sprint's version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 is set to receive Android 5.0 tomorrow. The information, listed on the Samsung support page, also reveals that besides receiving the latest and greatest...

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy S5 updated to Android 4.4.4; update includes VoLTE

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy S5 updated to Android 4.4.4; update includes VoLTE

posted: 03 Feb 2015, 18:13

AT&T's version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 received an update on Tuesday to Android 4.4.4. This comes the day after the Verizon variant of the phone received Android 5.0. Besides receiving Android 4.4.4, which includes...

Rollout of the Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA update for the Exynos-based Galaxy S5 has started

Rollout of the Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA update for the Exynos-based Galaxy S5 has started

posted: 03 Feb 2015, 09:24

Samsung began the rollout of the latest and hottest update to Android – 5.0 Lollipop – for the Galaxy S5 in its homeland of South Korea back in December, and the new firmware is still spreading...

Android 5.0 Lollipop for Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S5 now available

Android 5.0 Lollipop for Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S5 now available

posted: 02 Feb 2015, 13:59

Verizon is the first in the US to officially update its Galaxy S5 to Android Lollipop - as of today, February 2...

10 pink smartphones to get as gift this Valentine's Day

10 pink smartphones to get as gift this Valentine's Day

posted: 29 Jan 2015, 03:07

Guys, how's your preparation for Valentine's Day going? How do you plan on expressing your feelings towards your significant other? Flowers, candy, and wine are all nice, of course, and will pave the way to an enjoyable romantic evening....

Living without my Galaxy S5 smartphone, day 11: horror and bliss

Living without my Galaxy S5 smartphone, day 11: horror and bliss

posted: 27 Jan 2015, 11:48

It was 11 days ago, at 12:30 in the afternoon, when I voluntarily parted with my Samsung Galaxy S5. That moment marked the beginning of an experiment – one meant to show what would happen if a techie like myself had to survive...

WSJ: Apple is closing the gap with Samsung

WSJ: Apple is closing the gap with Samsung

posted: 26 Jan 2015, 14:33

Since Samsung took over as the top smartphone producer in the world during the third quarter of 2011, Apple has had to play catch up. Android powered handsets, including Samsung's flagship Galaxy S and Galaxy Note models, have been the most popular...

Camera evolution: See image and video quality skyrocket from the original Galaxy S to the Galaxy S5

Camera evolution: See image and video quality skyrocket from the original Galaxy S to the Galaxy S5

posted: 26 Jan 2015, 09:14

We often say that technology in the mobile industry is advancing at almost discomforting levels. Your single core flagship smartphone from several years ago sounds pathetic when...

Living without my Galaxy S5 smartphone, day 5: I've not gone crazy yet

Living without my Galaxy S5 smartphone, day 5: I've not gone crazy yet

posted: 21 Jan 2015, 11:00

Several days ago, I embarked on a journey to a parallel universe – one where smartphones didn't exist. More specifically, they existed for everyone else but me. I had my Galaxy S5 locked away and was prohibited from...

10 of the best screen protectors for the Samsung Galaxy S5

10 of the best screen protectors for the Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 19 Jan 2015, 08:45

In need of good screen protection for the Samsung Galaxy S5? Worry not - there's plenty of options across all price points to choose for a smartphone this popular. As usual, there are PET-film, TPU, and tempered glass-based alternatives...

I am swapping my Galaxy S5 for a dumb phone to see what living without a smartphone feels like

I am swapping my Galaxy S5 for a dumb phone to see what living without a smartphone feels like

posted: 16 Jan 2015, 09:37

For the next two weeks, I'll be the guinea pig in an experiment I've wanted to do for a while – I'll have my smartphone taken away from me. Instead of a Galaxy S5, I'll be using a phone...

Extreme protection: best Galaxy S5 rugged and armor cases

Extreme protection: best Galaxy S5 rugged and armor cases

posted: 14 Jan 2015, 10:00

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is an extremely popular smartphone, and while Samsung added some very welcome rugged characteristics to its flagship, it's still far from indestructible. Sure, there's water and dust resistance that will protect...

Samsung Galaxy S5 with Lollipop vs Galaxy S5 with KitKat: UI comparison

Samsung Galaxy S5 with Lollipop vs Galaxy S5 with KitKat: UI comparison

posted: 13 Jan 2015, 09:17

Guess what, we updated one of our Galaxy S5 champions with Lollipop! Well, we also have a backup one that is still running the TouchWiz variation of Android 4.4.4 KitKat on board. Curios as we are, we could hardly...

Samsung Galaxy S5 in the UK receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop as we speak, available for download

Samsung Galaxy S5 in the UK receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop as we speak, available for download

posted: 13 Jan 2015, 01:37

Those denizens of certain European countries (Spain, Poland, and Russia) have already received the Android 5.0 Lollipop on their Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F) devices, of course, with TouchWiz...

Samsung Galaxy A7 vs Galaxy S5 vs Apple iPhone 6: specs comparison

Samsung Galaxy A7 vs Galaxy S5 vs Apple iPhone 6: specs comparison

posted: 12 Jan 2015, 07:42

We've had our fair share of news regarding the Samsung Galaxy A7 over the past months, as many leaks and rumors informed us that Samsung is cooking something interesting. It turned out that we're dealing a quite thin...

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