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October 22, 2014

HERE Maps now available for non-Samsung phones

Microsoft may have totally eradicated the Nokia brand from their smartphone lineup, but the Finnish company is far from dead. In fact they’ve announced that the Android-friendly version of their popular navigation app, HERE for Android, is now available for broader range of Android smartphones.

October 21, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus runs on Snapdragon 805

Samsung is making a slight upgrade to its flagship Galaxy S5 handset by adding a more powerful Snapdragon 805 processor running at 2.5GHz and they called it the Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus.

October 16, 2014

Phablet Wars: Google Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4

The Motorola-made Nexus 6 was officially announced today and it is Google’s first Nexus smartphone to enter phablet territory at almost 6-inches. Like most flagship releases, we put it up against its rivals particularly the veteran in this category, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.

October 15, 2014

Globe opens pre-order for Samsung Galaxy Note 4

A week after Smart launched its pre-order page, Globe Telecom has finally opened its pre-order page for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 along with the Gear S smartwatch.

October 14, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Alpha now selling for Php29,990

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha was quietly released in the Philippines last week with a suggested retail price of Php29,990.

October 13, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 lands October 25 for Php37,990

We just got word from the Samsung sales rep over at their flagship store at SM Aura that the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be officially available by October 25.

October 13, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 now on Abenson for Php37k

With the local launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 just around the corner, Abenson has now listed the said smartphone on their webpage selling for almost Php37k.

October 13, 2014

Samsung intros WiFi 802.11ad 60GHz at 4.6Gbps

There are currently two WiFi bands being used by most routers and devices, the 2.4GHz UHF and 5GHz SHF radio waves. Both are widely used and has become the standard. Samsung has developed a new band, the 60GHz, that allows for wireless speeds of up to 4.6Gbps.

October 07, 2014

Smart opens pre-order for Samsung Galaxy Note 4

In line with the global roll-out of SGN 4, Smart Communications has announced that the company is now accepting pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.

October 02, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 now selling at online gray market stores

A date is now set in stone for the official launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to the Philippine market, but that didn’t stop gray market sellers from selling the flagship phablet first and ahead of the competition in the country.

October 02, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 local launch set this month

Are your pockets ready? Despite the gapgate issues that surfaced a few days ago, Samsung announced more details on when the Galaxy Note 4 will be available to many countries around the world in a press conference held at Singapore last October 1.

October 02, 2014

Samsung outs Galaxy Ace Style LTE, priced at €199

Samsung has recently added a new LTE-enabled smartphone in to their roster and it comes in the form of Snapdragon 410-powered Galaxy Ace Style LTE (SM-G357FZ) that sports a 4.3-inch S-AMOLED display, NFC and 5MP rear camera.

September 26, 2014

Xiaomi, Samsung, LG, HTC, KitKat react to iPhone 6 bendgate

Well, this is bound to happen. Four big mobile brands and a chocolate snack take a shot at Apple’s “bendgate” mess and took the opportunity to promote their own brand and products, similar to what they did a couple of weeks ago after the Cupertino company announced the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

September 24, 2014

Samsung to stop selling ATIV and Chromebook in EU

According to a report by the folks over at PC Advisor UK, Samsung will be halting the sales of both the company’s Windows-based (Ativ) and Chrome-based (Chromebook) line of computers in European markets.

September 20, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 LTE now official

Samsung’s new phablet, the Galaxy Mega 2 LTE, is now officially listed on Samsung Thailand’s webpage. It boasts a 6-inch HD display, quad-core CPU, Android KitKat, and 4G LTE connectivity.

September 20, 2014

Mid-range Samsung Galaxy A5 photos and specs surface

A series of photos along with a list of specs are fresh out of the rumor mill regarding Samsung’s follow up device to their Galaxy Alpha – the Galaxy A5 (SM-A500). It reportedly features mid-range specs and is thin just like the Alpha.

September 16, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime leaks selfie-centred specs

It looks like there’s a new model in Samsung’s Galaxy Grand lineup as a new leak emerges. The leaked details of Galaxy Grand Prime reveals a list of specs with the front camera shaping to be targeted towards the selfie fanatics.

September 15, 2014

Samsung outs NX1 interchangeable lens camera

Samsung has announced its latest powerful smart camera system aimed at professional photographers, featuring a 28 megapixel APS-C BSI CMOS sensor, 15FPS continuous AF shooting, 4K UHD video recording, and a unique Auto Focus (AF) System III with 205 Phase Detection AF points – the NX1.

September 11, 2014

Samsung, HTC, Sony, OnePlus, ASUS react to iPhone 6

The launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is a milestone for Apple, but it was also a chance for mobile companies to take a shot at the new iPhone for finally breaking the 4-inch barrier. Read their messages below.

September 09, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 now on Sun Gadget Plan 1299

Last month, Smart offered the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 through their not-so-affordable Infinity plans. Now the same tablet is now available at Sun Broadband through their Gadget Plan 1299.

September 07, 2014

Samsung Gear VR price set at $199

A Samsung representative has indicated that the Gear VR will be sold with a price tag of just $199.

September 06, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Samsung Galaxy S5

A couple of days ago we’ve pitted the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 against its predecessor, the Galaxy Note 3. Now lets see how it stacks up against its feature-packed cousin and the company’s flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S5.

September 05, 2014

7 reasons why the Galaxy Note 4 is Samsung’s best ever

Love it or hate it, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will get a lot of attention from people when it releases, and a lot will go for it versus the other huge smartphones in the phablet category that it has pioneered in. However, that doesn’t stop people from doubting the Note – and I’m here […]

September 04, 2014

Samsung outs Galaxy Tab Active, rugged 8-inch slate w/ C-Pen Stylus

Samsung has introduced another addition to their Galaxy Tab lineup, the Galaxy Tab Active, which is slated to go head-to-head with the also recently-announced Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact.

September 04, 2014

The Evolution of Samsung Galaxy Note

Samsung pretty much started the “phablet” category by initially offering the Galaxy Note a few years back. Throughout the years the company has been releasing successors with bigger displays and better performing internals. With the fourth generation Note just announced yesterday, let’s take a quick trip down memory lane and look back at how the […]

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