Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile to offer Samsung Galaxy S 3 in June

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile announced on Monday that both carriers will soon offer the 4G LTE-ready Samsung Galaxy S 3. Pricing and exact timing will be announced by the respective providers in short order however we expect each to release the smartphone in June. Specifications for the ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 review (video)

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  Samsung captivated and fascinated the world with the epic Galaxy S3. With over 40 million units sold, it’s clear that they did something right. Samsung learned that combining high-end hardware and custom software really helps to make a phone successful. Following the success of the ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 arrives in U.S. on April 11

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Samsung today announced that the Galaxy Note 8.0 will be hitting U.S. soils in but a few days, on April 11. Priced at $399, the 8-inch tablet will be offered at retailers such as Best Buy, Amazon, Newegg, and Staples. Accessories for the Galaxy Note 8.0 will be available in mid-April, including ...

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Samsung announces Galaxy Win, Galaxy Trend II and Galaxy Trend Duos II in China

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Samsungintroduce three new devices today — Samsung Galaxy Win, Samsung Galaxy Trend II and Samsung Galaxy Trend Duos II. The Galaxy Trend phones are entry-level Android 4.1 Jelly Bean devices, featuring 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 4-inch WVGA (480×800 pixels) screen, 3-megapixel rear ...

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Samsung takes on Google Wallet, Apple Passbook with Samsung Wallet

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Samsung today announced a coupon and ticketing service not unlike Apple’s Passbook or Google Wallet. Called Samsung Wallet, the app and service comes with an API (beta) for developers which should spur adoption and integration. Already working with Samsung are Expedia, MLB, Hotels.com, ...

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Is Google worried about Samsung?

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Is Google afraid that Samsung could throw its weight around? Would Samsung be wrong?

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Samsung Galaxy Express announced for international markets

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Samsung today announced that the Galaxy Express will be headed to international markets in the coming months. Details include Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, a 4.5-inch Super AMOLED Plus display, 5-megapixel camera, 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage. Like most Android phones ...

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Samsung now offering special edition Garnet Red Galaxy Tab 2

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Samsung has today begun selling a new Garnet Red Edition of the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 for a limited time. The special edition comes with preloaded with 4.1 Android Jelly Bean, costs only $219.99 and includes a matching Garnet Red case. Valued at $50 by itself this is quite a package for the money. ...

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Samsung intros rugged and waterproof GALAXY Xcover 2

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Samsung today introduced the next member of the Galaxy family, the rugged and waterproof Xcover 2. Pricing and availability are unknown at this point however we expect this is one device that will stay outside of the United States.   Details include a 4-inch WVGA display, 1GHz dual-core ...

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Samsung announces the Galaxy S2 Plus

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Samsung has just introduced the new Galaxy S2 Plus, a device with a minor bump up in specs from the regular S2. The device will be running Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean alongside the infamous Touchwiz Nature UX, and has a 4.3-inch WVGA Super AMOLED Plus display, 1.2GHz dual core CPU, 1GB RAM, 8MP ...

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Benchmark outs Samsung GT-I9600

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Is it time to start tracking yet another Samsung smartphone? The answer depends on how much credence you put into benchmarks and whether you use them as a source for unearthing new models. Either way, a Samsung GT-I9600 has been spotted online at NenaMark, possibly outing a new model. With ...

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Samsung tied to rumors of 5-inch device for CES

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As if it were a surprise, Samsung is said to be readying a 1080p HD display for upcoming devices.

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Verizon announces $129 Samsung Stratosphere II

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Verizon today confirmed that it will be soon offering the Samsung Stratosphere II as part of its Android lineup.  Due in the coming weeks, the handset will cost $129.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement. Details for the phone include a full QWERTY keyboard, 1.2 ...

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AT&T to offer Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 on November 9

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AT&T today announced that they’ll be offering their version of the Samsung Galaxy  Tab 2 10.1 on November 9.  Priced at $499.99, the 10.1-inch tablet is part of a limited time promotion which could earn AT&T subscribers a $100 savings.  If you happen to pick one of these up at the ...

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Samsung: Jelly Bean rollout to begin for U.S. Galaxy S III

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Samsung has just announced that they will begin rolling out the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the U.S. versions of the Galaxy S III.  Stopping short of any particular time frame, the hardware maker promises only “the coming months.”  According to Samsung, each carrier partner is ...

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