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(Update: first teaser!) Yes, a special Galaxy S6 Edge Iron Man edition is coming!

Galaxy S6 Edge Avengers Edition concept<p><b>Update, May 15:</b> Samsung just released on Twitter the first teaser for the Iron Man edition Galaxy S6 Edge. The retail box features a red and gold paint job and the device itself will likely be the same. The device is “coming soon” according to the tweet, …

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Electronics Industry

Next Samsung Gear smartwatch to feature round display, refreshed user interface

Select developers are receiving early access to the software development kit (SDK) for Samsung’s next Gear smartwatch. The company issued a press …

Scary Galaxy S5 scanner flaw will let hackers copy your fingerprints

Well, let’s hope you never used the Galaxy S5’s fingerprint scanner. <i>Forbes</i> reports that researchers from security firm FireEye have found a scary …

Scanners

Are the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge overpriced?

If you’re thinking of buying a new smartphone, chances are the new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge have crossed your mind. Arguably Samsung’s best ever smartphones, the new devices are packed full of features but as the saying goes – everything comes at a price – and this has never been truer than …

Phones

Tesla's entry-level Model S delivers a lot more bang for a little extra buck

Electric cars are an important step on the road to saving the planet, but they're sufficiently expensive that they're still the province of "yuppies." The problem with Tesla's entry-level Model S 60 is that its shorter range was sure to deter some who could just about make the switch, but couldn't …

Samsung's new Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge put design first

Following countless leaks and endless teasers, Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones. The pair of S6 phones succeed the Galaxy S5, Samsung's prior flagship announced one year ago, and will be available across the world starting on April 10th. All four major US …

Phones

The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge: A new look for Samsung and a new wallet

Image copyright Samsung.We were expecting a major reboot of the Galaxy S line, and that’s what Samsung gave us Sunday night at Mobile World Congress …

MicroSD

Samsung Makes The Galaxy S6 And Galaxy S6 Edge Official: Exynos Chips, Metal Frames, And Important Changes For Android's De Facto Flagship

• Update 1: 2015/03/01 1:43pm PST Here are some glitzy videos from Samsung official YouTube channel to tide you over.<br>• Update 2: 2015/03/01 1:44pm PST …

5 old-school smartphones that are still awesome to use, according to Android fans

The life of a smartphone is typically very short and it seems like even the hottest Android phone will seem obsolete after only a year. With this in …

HTC One

Apple And Samsung Join Forces For iPhone 7

Following reports at the end of last year that Samsung’s manufacturing plant in Austin was working on the early batches of A9 system-on-chips (SoC) for the presumptively named Apple iPhone 7, it appears that the South Korean manufacturer will be the lead manufacturer for most, if not all, of the A9 …

Fabrication

Samsung Galaxy XCover 3 shown off in leaked photos

We have yet to see Samsung’s followup to the rugged Galaxy XCover 2, which we reviewed back in May 2013. That all may change soon, if this new leak proves correct. In a couple of new leaked photos, GSM Arena seems to have scored a sneak peak at the followup device, the Galaxy XCover 3.<p>Not only do …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S6 already? Alleged specs pop up online

A screenshot from a Chinese website purports to show a 5.5-inch 1,440x2,560 pixel display, a 64-bit octa-core processor and a 20-megapixel rear camera.<p>Samsung's next Galaxy phone will up the screen size and resolution over the S5, assuming a new round of leaked specs are accurate.<p>A screenshot …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S5's Android 5.0 update is underway

Looks like that rumor that claimed that the Galaxy S5 would begin getting Android 5.0 in December was spot on.<p>The Samsung Galaxy S5 with the model …

Samsung reportedly falls short of Galaxy S5 sales estimates

Looks like there was some justification behind Samsung's decision to streamline its smartphone portfolio in 2015, as the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reports …

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Mobile

Samsung considering management changes as Galaxy S 5 sales fall 40% short

Samsung’s profits have slowly been declining all year, and we’ve heard multiple reports that the company is working on changing their business plan …

Electronics Industry

Samsung Galaxy S6 Details Revealed

With the recently release of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 smartphone, we are starting to hear rumors about Samsung’s next flagship device, the Samsung …

Android Lollipop update for the Galaxy S5 is progressing nicely

Back at the beginning of October we had our first look at Samsung’s implementation of Android Lollipop, complete with its familiar Touchwiz user interface. <i>SamMobile</i> has managed to get its hands on a newer version of Lollipop running on the Galaxy S5, pretty much confirming that an updating is …

Android News

Samsung Galaxy A5 and A3: Sleek, slim, fully metal (hands-on)

Fully embracing the trend of an all-aluminum unibody design, these inaugural A-series phones seal the deal, along with the battery.<p>Side by side on a table, the two nearly identical rectangular handsets look innocuous enough and extremely familiar. Yet two things quietly make the Samsung Galaxy A3 …

Phones

Samsung announces development of commercially-viable 60GHz Wi-Fi technology

Samsung have been winning so much at the Android game that it is easy to forget that the tech giant has their hand in so many other technologies. In …

Samsung’s Galaxy A7 features confirmed in new leak

Samsung’s flagship phablet, the Galaxy Note 4, has begun shipping in South Korea and will soon make its way to the United States. When it comes to …

#Bendgate: HTC, Samsung, and LG rub salt into Apple’s wounds

One of the dozens of images making fun of the bendy iPhone (this one is not from Samsung)<p>Those who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones. It’s a wise saying that few in the tech industry seem to live by. But it’s alright, we don’t mind. The big names’ desire to capitalize on a competitor’s …

Tech Industry

Samsung smart watch with fingerprint scanner to be unveiled at MWC 2014?

Samsung just can’t stop doing it; it must launch a new watch every few months. Just when we thought they’re done for the moment with the Gear S, …

Samsung Launched Its New Gigantic Smartphone — The Galaxy Note 4 — Ahead Of Schedule

Samsung said the Galaxy Note 4 — initially scheduled for launch in October — would hit stores in South Korea and China this week before being sold in 140 nations by the end of next month.<p>It would be the first time a flagship Samsung product has gone on sale in China ahead of other markets, …

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Samsung details Galaxy Note 4 launch plans

Samsung announced that its Galaxy Note 4 phablet will make its debut in its home market of South Korea on 26 September with 140 countries to follow …

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 launched in Thailand

Samsung is now listing the Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 on the official Samsung site for Thailand, which may be about as close to an official announcement …

Phones

The most detailed explanation you’ll read for why the Galaxy Note 4’s display crushes the competition

If there’s one thing Samsung does consistently great, it’s releasing devices with gorgeous, eye-catching displays. The experts at DisplayMate have …

Multitasking on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung overhauls its multitasking features in new Note 4<p>As we said in our hands-on feature with the device, Samsung isn't reinventing the wheel (or …

Samsung Gear VR pricing arrives; is it too high?

Samsung’s Unpacked 2 event in the days leading up to IFA 2014 revealed a whole bunch of new hardware from the company, with the Note 4 front and …