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HTC exec talks about the Galaxy S5, says 8 million people watched the One M8 being announced

HTC exec talks about the Galaxy S5, says 8 million people watched the One M8 being announced

posted: 08 Apr 2014, 16:02

According to HTC America President Jason Mackenzie, the new One M8 is a smartphone that Samsung should "be concerned about"...

Target to sell Samsung Galaxy S5 for $100 with qualified trade and signed pact

Target to sell Samsung Galaxy S5 for $100 with qualified trade and signed pact

posted: 07 Apr 2014, 16:13

Looking for a great deal on the Samsung Galaxy S5 when the phone is released on Friday? You're going to be hard pressed to top this deal from Target. Bring in a qualifying trade, sign a two-year contract...

Samsung offers 15% cashback to select Galaxy S5 buyers in India

Samsung offers 15% cashback to select Galaxy S5 buyers in India

posted: 07 Apr 2014, 09:31

The new Samsung Galaxy S5 will be released in India on April 11 (just like in many other markets), but customers can pre-book the handset as of now for $25...

C Spire to release the Samsung Galaxy S5 next month

C Spire to release the Samsung Galaxy S5 next month

posted: 07 Apr 2014, 02:07

Last year, C Spire customers had to wait more than two months for the Samsung Galaxy S4. But this year, the Samsung Galaxy S5 will be offered by the carrier some time in May. The Korean manufacturer's new flagship handset will be released...

Can the Samsung Galaxy S5 survive two extreme water tests?

Can the Samsung Galaxy S5 survive two extreme water tests?

posted: 06 Apr 2014, 18:23

After seeing how popular the waterproof feature was (and is) on Sony's flagship Android powered smartphones, Samsung decided that this year, it would have its flagship Android phone come out of the box with IP67 certification....

Samsung introduces two anti-theft features for the Verizon and U.S. Cellular Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung introduces two anti-theft features for the Verizon and U.S. Cellular Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 06 Apr 2014, 17:06

Samsung is adding two new anti-theft features to the Samsung Galaxy S5. Neither of them is a "Kill Switch," which is what law enforcement officials would prefer. A bill that would mandate...

Samsung Galaxy S5 survives after being run over by a Tesla Model S

Samsung Galaxy S5 survives after being run over by a Tesla Model S

posted: 05 Apr 2014, 13:32

Although the body of Samsung Galaxy S5 uses a lot of plastic, the smartphone itself seems to be quite resistant, surviving tough challenges...

Charging covers for Samsung Galaxy S5 revealed by Samsung

Charging covers for Samsung Galaxy S5 revealed by Samsung

posted: 04 Apr 2014, 21:39

Samsung unveiled four charging covers for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5, which are now available for pre-order. The standard back plate, available in black and white, offers Qi wireless charging compatibility, for $29.99. There...

Samsung Galaxy S5 camera under the microscope: in-house Samsung sensors make fast auto-focus magic possible

Samsung Galaxy S5 camera under the microscope: in-house Samsung sensors make fast auto-focus magic possible

posted: 04 Apr 2014, 09:21

After years of reliance on Sony camera image sensors in its flagships, this year, Samsung is finally ready to ship the Galaxy S5 with its own, in-house ISOCELL sensor…

Samsung Galaxy S5: deeper dive in the Diamond PenTile matrix reveals the secrets of the brightest AMOLED display

Samsung Galaxy S5: deeper dive in the Diamond PenTile matrix reveals the secrets of the brightest AMOLED display

posted: 04 Apr 2014, 08:04

Samsung Display has just unveiled a lot of the inner works of the new and improved AMOLED display of the Galaxy S5, but now we have even deeper insights…

Galaxy S5 vs One (M8) vs iPhone5s drop test pays a tribute to HTC's build quality (video)

Galaxy S5 vs One (M8) vs iPhone5s drop test pays a tribute to HTC's build quality (video)

posted: 04 Apr 2014, 04:16

The HTC One (M8) and the Galaxy S5 have barely been out, and they are already undergoing visits to the torture chamber - first with tests of their water resistance, and now with an impromptu...

Samsung details its new Galaxy S5 display: the brightest, most efficient OLED screen to date can hit 698 nits

Samsung details its new Galaxy S5 display: the brightest, most efficient OLED screen to date can hit 698 nits

posted: 04 Apr 2014, 03:21

Samsung Display decided to elaborate on its claims that the 5.1" panel of the Galaxy S5 is the best Super AMOLED display it's put in flagships so far. Hot on the heels...

Verizon now taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S5 with BOGO

Verizon now taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S5 with BOGO

posted: 04 Apr 2014, 01:35

Verizon today started accepting pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S5, but they are offering it as a BOGO, where you can get another Galaxy S5 for free, or choose from the Samsung ATIV SE, or the HTC One (M8).

Likely Samsung Galaxy S5 model with Snapdragon 805 and a 5.2'' QHD (1440x2560) display revealed

Likely Samsung Galaxy S5 model with Snapdragon 805 and a 5.2'' QHD (1440x2560) display revealed

posted: 03 Apr 2014, 07:56

Follow the tech industry long enough, and you'll soon realize that a wealth of, strictly speaking, unconfirmed information on new devices comes through benchmark suites. GFXBench is...

This is how big the Nokia Lumia 930 is compared to the competition

This is how big the Nokia Lumia 930 is compared to the competition

posted: 03 Apr 2014, 07:08

Whatever silicon goodness or ultra-mega-pixel shenanigans phone manufacturers may throw at us, size remains a viable factor when it comes to siding with one smartphone or another...

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is the first to support PayPal's new fingerprint-authorized payments

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is the first to support PayPal's new fingerprint-authorized payments

posted: 03 Apr 2014, 06:04

Owners of the Samsung Galaxy S5 will be able to make “broad” use of its in-built fingerprint sensor to make payments, MIT's Technology Review journal reports. To make use of the system, you...

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Samsung Galaxy S4 battle it out in drop test

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Samsung Galaxy S4 battle it out in drop test

posted: 02 Apr 2014, 17:15

A new video shows both the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Samsung Galaxy S4 taking a drop test. At pocket height, both suffered slight marks on the side of each unit. Both screens were unscathed. Next was a drop from "head...

Lumia 930 vs Galaxy S5 vs One (M8): specs comparison

Lumia 930 vs Galaxy S5 vs One (M8): specs comparison

posted: 02 Apr 2014, 14:06

The Lumia 930 is Nokia's latest global flagship smartphone. With a 5-inch 1080p display and a quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor, the international variant of the Nokia Lumia Icon (exclusively available in the States) can rival pretty...

Samsung Galaxy S5 teardown reveals all its innards

Samsung Galaxy S5 teardown reveals all its innards

posted: 02 Apr 2014, 04:03

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is about to arrive on retail store shelves en masse on April 11th, but just around a week before the big launch, Chipworks has dissected the handset…

Samsung Galaxy S5 sales are

Samsung Galaxy S5 sales are "robust" in South Korea thus far

posted: 01 Apr 2014, 23:59

South Korea's the first country where the Galaxy S5 was officially released. The new Samsung smartphone will be available globally starting this month...

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