Category: Samsung

Packingham now departing from Samsung 0

Packingham leaves Samsung

Kevin Packingham now officially walks away from Samsung. The chief product officer in the U.S. has now left the Korean-based manufacturer. Even though he was responsible for a lot of the activities in the decision is final. He was responsible for the initial introduction of some of the most important Samsung products in the U.S. that were the first serious...

Android 4.3 update now leaked for the second Galaxy phablet 0

Update to Android 4.3 firmware for Samsung Galaxy Note 2 leaked and is now being explored

It seems that after only a week after Samsung started testing the latest Android platform on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (N7100) a firmware for the device has leaked in the wild and is accessible. The early leak comes from Vietnamese Tinhte by forum member HappyKing. If you know about XDA forum boards you are probably guessing that already the...

Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear are few days away from their official launch by AT&T 0

AT&T getting ready to launch Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear on 4 Oct

The freshly announced Samsung Galaxy Note 3 phablet and the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch are making their way to the US market. One of the biggest carriers in the country, AT&T has announced that it is planning to release both devices on 4th of October, Friday. The new phablet will be offered for $299.99 tied in two-year contract with the...

Kernel source for Galaxy Gear and Galaxy Note 3 released by Samsung 0

Samsung posted open kernel source files for Galaxy Gear and Galaxy Note 3

For all if you developers who are eager to start writing apps for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and the breakthrough wearable device Samsung Galaxy Gear, get ready for work. The Korean manufacturer has posted officially the open source files for both newly released devices. The kernel source is all developers need to begin developing and adding applications of their choice...

Samsung is holding a SIM-locking policy of Android devices since July 1

Samsung has a new policy for SIM-locking of its Android devices related to their home territories

Samsung has recently begun a policy for locking its Android devices to work only in the regions where they are bought from. The usage of the phones and the phablets will depend on the continent where the SIM-card is issued and activated. For example, if you buy and activate a Samsung Galaxy S3 from a European retailer, you will only...

Samsung is not focusing on developing fingerprint technology 0

Recent report claims Samsung is not working on fingerprint technology

Many expect that the technology for fingerprint scanning as a security feature in high-end devices will be the next hot thing in the mobile world. However this might not be the case for all manufacturers. The latest news on this topic comes from Samsung. Apparently the company will not compete on this field for now. The source of the information...

Promo shots of the new Samsung Galaxy Trend 3 0

A new dual SIM smartphone for China – Samsung Galaxy Trend 3

A brand new product has been announced for the Chinese market – the Samsung Galaxy Trend 3. This will be a dual SIM device that looks like the Samsung latest’s flagship handset – the Galaxy S4. But it only looks like. Although it looks like a flagship, it will be low- end device according to the 2013 standards. The Galaxy...

Samsung the flexible display technology to arrive soon 0

Galaxy Note 3 Active to launch next month with a flexible display?

The Galaxy Note 3 was introduced earlier in September but according to new information, there will be another version of the device this time with a flexible display. The future version of the Galaxy Note 3 will arrive under a different name. Sources close to Samsung claim the new smartphone will be named Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Active. The name...

Samsung Galaxy S5 concept 0

Samsung to partner with Catcher Technology for the new aluminum Galaxy S5

There are clear indications showing that Samsung could use aluminum to build the new Galaxy S5 smartphone. Samsung has been criticized in the past because of their plastic designs and is now looking to complete a deal with Catcher Technology, a company that is going to build new aluminum back cases for the Samsung Galaxy S5. Catcher Technology is not...