Samsung was the first Android phone maker to take a stab at tablets. Released in 2010, the Galaxy Tab was a 7-inch slate that cost more than the bigger and better iPad. Or, to put it more bluntly, it was a certified dud. But Samsung kept chipping away, making tablets in all shapes and sizes, and is now gaining on Apple’s shrinking lead. How does Samsung’s latest – the Galaxy...
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After several years of the 9.7-inch iPad dominating tablet sales, we’ve seen a shift. Customers are gravitating more toward smaller (and cheaper) 7 to 8-inch slates. Two of today’s top choices in that bracket are the Google/Asus Nexus 7 and Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 8.0. Read on, as we compare the specs – and other features – of these two mini tablets...
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IntroductionThe announcement that Samsung has sold the most phones, and in particular more than double the amount of iPhones, will no doubt be of little shock.The Samsung Galaxy S3 was the most popular selling smartphone in Q3 2012, following in the footsteps of its older brother, the now 18 month-old Samsung Galaxy S2.Samsung Galaxy S4: what we know so farOne of the secrets...
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No manufacturer was more responsible for Android’s rise than HTC. In 2010, the Taiwanese company was king of the hill, releasing the first Nexus device (the weak-selling Nexus One), and the first 4G phone (the hot-selling EVO 4G). Fast-forward to today, though, and Samsung has cleaned HTC’s clock. Does its new handset, the HTC One, provide hope for a comeback? Read on, as we...
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It was all but certain even before Samsung launched the Galaxy S4, but now it appears to be official: the Galaxy S4 is Samsung’s fastest-selling smartphone ever. Korea-based paper The Chosun Ilbo on Wednesday quoted an unnamed Samsung executive who shed some light on the blistering pace of Samsung’s S4 channel sales. In just five days following the smartphone’s launch,...
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Samsung's golden run at the top, started with the Galaxy S smartphone and ever since then, the company hasn't looked back. Samsung's Galaxy S series have been the most popular Android devices in market and the South Korean company has reached another milestone with its third-generation Galaxy S smartphone. According to JK Shin, Samsung has managed to sell 50 million Galaxy S...
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The Samsung Galaxy S4 received a warm reception in the market upon its arrival and the success story seemed to write itself. The fourth-generation Galaxy S smartphone achieved 6 million sales in just two weeks and broke the record of its predecessor. The sales of the latest flagship smartphone from Samsung are expected to skyrocket in the coming week and the device is...
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Several devices are already slated to be upgraded to Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie upon its release, including versions of the Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy Note 8.0, and Galaxy Note 10.1. But which device will be the first to host operating system natively? Many suggestions are currently churning the rumor mill.
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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 2 doesn’t exactly fit into the “budget phone” category, but Walmart and T-Mobile are teaming up to make the device a little more affordable. Samsung’s second-generation “phablet” will be available for $278 for those willing to use T-Mobile’s network.
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After much speculation as to what the phone will actually look like after a sexy, shadowy preview, we finally have photos of Samsung's new Galaxy S4 to show you. The S4 was released Thursday evening at an event at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Samsung's Galaxy S4 is the followup to the hugely successful S3, which hit 100 million sales in January 2013. The Galaxy S4 has...
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