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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...

LG G Flex 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: first look

LG G Flex 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: first look

posted: 07 Jan 2015, 10:12

LG has finally announced the successor of its radical G Flex – a smartphone, which wowed techies not only with its curved design, but also flexibility and self-healing properties of its back cover. While these features were undeniably cool, LG...

Samsung Galaxy E7 vs Galaxy E5 vs Galaxy S5: intergalactic specs comparison

Samsung Galaxy E7 vs Galaxy E5 vs Galaxy S5: intergalactic specs comparison

posted: 06 Jan 2015, 11:59

Just as we told you a couple of weeks ago, Samsung has been secretly working on a new mid-range smartphone lineup for 2015 over the past few months or so...

Asus ZenFone 2 vs Galaxy S5 vs LG G3 specs comparison

Asus ZenFone 2 vs Galaxy S5 vs LG G3 specs comparison

posted: 05 Jan 2015, 16:11

In the case of the Galaxy S5, it offers a more compact chassis, attributable to the smaller, 5.1" display, and a 16 MP camera, but sells for twice what the ZenFone 2 will start you with. The same goes for the LG G3, which, however, ups...

LG G Flex 2 vs Sony Xperia Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: A specs comparison

LG G Flex 2 vs Sony Xperia Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy S5: A specs comparison

posted: 05 Jan 2015, 10:33

The guys at SamMobile, who are generally reliable when it comes to Samsung rumors, have quoted one of their sources, claiming that Samsung will, indeed, showcase two new flagships at the 2015 CES – the Galaxy S6...

Android 5.0 update available to Samsung Galaxy S5 in Malaysia via Samsung Kies 3

Android 5.0 update available to Samsung Galaxy S5 in Malaysia via Samsung Kies 3

posted: 03 Jan 2015, 00:59

Malaysian Samsung Galaxy S5 users are celebrating the New Year by having their phone updated to Android 5.0. The update is not yet available OTA, so if you want to update your Galaxy S5 in the country,...

Starting Sunday, the purchase of certain Samsung devices will earn you a free year of Netflix

Starting Sunday, the purchase of certain Samsung devices will earn you a free year of Netflix

posted: 02 Jan 2015, 15:58

According to a report published on Friday, Samsung is starting a new promotion on Sunday, January 4th. Those buying the Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 or the Samsung Tab S tablets...

Samsung Galaxy S5 tops Consumer Reports latest smartphone ratings

Samsung Galaxy S5 tops Consumer Reports latest smartphone ratings

posted: 01 Jan 2015, 14:42

Three different versions of the Samsung Galaxy S5 captured the top positions on the list of Consumer Reports latest smartphone rankings. Both the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active topped the list with...

How to update your European Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F) to the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop firmware

How to update your European Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F) to the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop firmware

posted: 30 Dec 2014, 06:33

Samsung is beaming the latest Android 5.0 update for the Samsung Galaxy S5 in Europe - more specifically, Spain and Poland. This means that impatient European owners can already...

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