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Samsung Galaxy S5 actually has two pink versions in Japan

Samsung Galaxy S5 actually has two pink versions in Japan

posted: 14 May 2014, 21:08

The "Sweet Pink" Samsung Galaxy S5 was made for NTT DoCoMo, while the "Champagne Pink" S5 is exclusive to KDDI. Both will be sold only in Japan...

Samsung Mobile chief Shin confirms strong start for the Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Mobile chief Shin confirms strong start for the Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 14 May 2014, 13:56

On Monday, we passed along a report out of Korea estimating that Samsung had shipped 10 million units of the Samsung Galaxy S5 in 25 days. That was a record time for the manufacturer. Today, Samsung Mobile chief...

Pretty in pink: Galaxy S5 commences sales in Japan with a flashy new color

Pretty in pink: Galaxy S5 commences sales in Japan with a flashy new color

posted: 14 May 2014, 02:32

After making a victory lap of 10 million units sold in the course of three weeks or so, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is now landing in Japan. The NTT DoCoMo carrier version carries the same specs as the international...

No joke: Sen. Al Franken wants to know more about the fingerprint scanner on the Samsung Galaxy S5

No joke: Sen. Al Franken wants to know more about the fingerprint scanner on the Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 13 May 2014, 21:56

Al Franken might be a Senator from Minnesota, but most of you might remember him from his days as a Saturday Night Live funnyman. Or perhaps the mere mention of his name brings to...

Visualized: Samsung Galaxy S5 sales compared to Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5s / 5c sales

Visualized: Samsung Galaxy S5 sales compared to Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5s / 5c sales

posted: 13 May 2014, 08:40

Samsung allegedly shipped 10 million new Galaxy S5 flagship smartphones around the world in 25 days, this meaning that the handset is a bit more popular than the older S4...

AT&T adds even more bloat to the Samsung Galaxy S5 via an OTA update

AT&T adds even more bloat to the Samsung Galaxy S5 via an OTA update

posted: 12 May 2014, 09:48

A 16GB Samsung Galaxy S5 treats its users to roughly 10.7GB of available internal storage out of the box, whereas the carrier-branded versions of the device provide even less. Yes, the Android OS and Google's apps take...

Samsung Galaxy S5 wins our blind camera comparison, followed by the Xperia Z1 and... Oppo Find 7a

Samsung Galaxy S5 wins our blind camera comparison, followed by the Xperia Z1 and... Oppo Find 7a

posted: 12 May 2014, 09:22

Ha, we bet you didn't see this coming. Last week we did another blind camera comparison, asking our readers to vote for the photos they liked best, and to spice things up a bit, we...

Samsung racks up 10 million Galaxy S5 shipments in a record-beating 25 days

Samsung racks up 10 million Galaxy S5 shipments in a record-beating 25 days

posted: 12 May 2014, 04:21

A report from Samsung's homeland of South Korea states that the company has shipped 10 million units of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, in a record-beating 25 days. Of course, this is shipments we're...

Is Samsung pushing the panic button on the Samsung Galaxy S5?

Is Samsung pushing the panic button on the Samsung Galaxy S5?

posted: 09 May 2014, 13:58

On Wednesday, Samsung pushed out the top man on the mobile design totem pole and gave him a new position running the company's design team. While a specific reason for the move wasn't mentioned, there is talk that the Korean...

The dark side of the Samsung Galaxy S5: 5 (plus one) mighty annoying features

The dark side of the Samsung Galaxy S5: 5 (plus one) mighty annoying features

posted: 09 May 2014, 10:28

The Samsung Galaxy S5 came amidst sky-high expectations, and Samsung mostly delivered with top of the line hardware in the form of the Snapdragon 801 system chip…

The Galaxy S5 surpasses the Galaxy S4 in terms of adoption rate in the USA

The Galaxy S5 surpasses the Galaxy S4 in terms of adoption rate in the USA

posted: 09 May 2014, 09:31

In two days' time, on May 11, Samsung's current flagship will have been available on the market for exactly a month. We do know that the first day sales of the Galaxy S5 were significantly higher than the first...

From dusk till dawn: Samsung sheds more light on the making of the 16MP Galaxy S5 camera

From dusk till dawn: Samsung sheds more light on the making of the 16MP Galaxy S5 camera

posted: 08 May 2014, 05:57

Samsung's Galaxy S5 earned the top place in our thorough camera comparison immediately after launch, thanks to its improved 16 MP camera with ISOCELL sensor, which is able to produce consistently...

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posted: 08 May 2014, 03:15

It should be no news by now: smartphones have been stealing market share away from traditional point-and-shooters, as the general public has quickly realized their undeniable advantage...

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit now have their own Swarovski crystal accessories

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit now have their own Swarovski crystal accessories

posted: 07 May 2014, 20:39

The accessories are part of a brand new “Swarovski for Samsung” collection, and can be purchased starting today in Samsung's home country...

Samsung Galaxy S5 extended batteries now on pre-order from ZeroLemon and Mugen Power

Samsung Galaxy S5 extended batteries now on pre-order from ZeroLemon and Mugen Power

posted: 07 May 2014, 09:27

As stellar as the Galaxy S5's battery life may be, some users might still find its cell's capacity insufficient for their needs. These are the people that ZeroLemon and Mugen Power, two of the better-known...

Samsung KNOX 2.0 is now available for the Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung KNOX 2.0 is now available for the Samsung Galaxy S5

posted: 06 May 2014, 22:39

Announced by Samsung at MWC, the second generation of the secured applications container Samsung KNOX, is now available for the Samsung Galaxy S5. Samsung Knox 2.0 will also be sent out in an OS update to earlier Samsung Galaxy...

Can the Galaxy S5 survive under water as long as the IP58-certified Xperia Z2? (video)

Can the Galaxy S5 survive under water as long as the IP58-certified Xperia Z2? (video)

posted: 06 May 2014, 09:19

The Galaxy S5 sports an IP67 certification, while Samsung humbly calls the phone "water-resistant". It not only survives splashes of water jetting on it from all sides, but can also be immersed...

Samsung Galaxy S5 Developer Edition available now (only on Verizon)

Samsung Galaxy S5 Developer Edition available now (only on Verizon)

posted: 05 May 2014, 12:12

The Galaxy S5 Developer Edition for Verizon offers an unlocked bootloader, and costs as much as the regular model. Samsung didn't say if other US carriers will get a Developer Edition too...

iPhone 6 goes up against the Galaxy S5 and iPhone 5s in these leaked pictures

iPhone 6 goes up against the Galaxy S5 and iPhone 5s in these leaked pictures

posted: 05 May 2014, 05:13

As we're moving forward through the calendar, leaks about Apple's upcoming iPhone 6 are beginning to get more and more common. And how wouldn't they? Enterprising individuals who have successfully infiltrated...

Here's why the Samsung Galaxy S5 has a perforated (dotted) back cover

Here's why the Samsung Galaxy S5 has a perforated (dotted) back cover

posted: 02 May 2014, 09:31

Did you know that the dots on the back of Samsung's Galaxy S5 "follow a visual rhythm"? No? Neither did we...

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