Samsung Galaxy S III Mini may launch October 11

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The rumored Samsung Galaxy S III Mini may get its official announcement on October 11, according to new details landing online this week.  A couple of international blogs have received invitations to an event slated for 10-11-12 where Samsung touts, in loose translation, “something small ...

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Samsung alleges iPhone 5 violates eight patents; hearing set for 2014

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Samsung, in its ongoing war with Apple, has asked to include the iPhone 5 on a list of devices they claim violates its own patents.  According to details listed on USA Today and IBTimes, Samsung alleges that the iPhone 5 infringes on six design patents and a pair of standard patents. ...

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Samsung mysterious device coming soon to AT&T?

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Samsung is on a hot streak nowadays with devices like Samsung Galaxy S III and Samsung Note II, and their competitors are working on devices to get head-to-head with Samsung. Though, Samsung is not all about “high-end” devices, they are also focusing on mid-range devices as well, ...

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AT&T adds quartet of Samsung devices to 4G LTE portfolio

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AT&T today announced a trio of Android smartphones and one Android tablet for their 4G LTE lineup, advising that each will join the carrier in the coming weeks.  Prices and exact timing is not yet known, however AT&T promises to deliver the deets before long.  And, since we’re ...

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Sprint to offer Galaxy S III for $50 on Black Friday

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And just like that we have our first leaked Black Friday ad of 2012. According to the guys at Engadget, Sprint will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S III for a cool $50 come Friday, November 23, 2012. At a savings of $150 off the normal price, it’s absolutely worth every penny. If you ...

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Galaxy Music rumors confirmed ahead of October 11 event

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New details have emerged for the yet-announced Samsung Galaxy Music ahead of its assumed October 11 debut. The new intel comes from Austrian site Telecom-Presse (translate) who confirms the entry-level specifications will include an 850MHz processor, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal storage, and a ...

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Samsung holding another event on October 24

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All indications are that Samsung will provide further details for the U.S. launch of the Galaxy Note II.

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Samsung rumored to intro GT-I8190 ‘Golden’ in November

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Lest you thought Samsung was going to finish the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II, you’d only be partially correct.  Word on the street is that they are cooking up yet another Android device for November, a little something nicknamed ‘Golden”. Details are very scarce at this ...

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Galaxy Note II may sell three times faster than predecessor

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Samsung believes that the Galaxy Note II may sell up to three times faster than its predecessor over the course of the first 90 days.  Thanks to a partnership of more than 260 carriers across 128 markets, there’s going to be a much bigger presence for the 5.5-inch smartphone that pulls ...

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Samsung remixes and recycles for two new “Next Big Thing” ads

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Samsung has introduced two new versions of its current “Next Big Thing” commercial campaign, both coming in the form of shorter, 30-second spots.  Using some of the same footage as before, we get to see a few familiar characters uttering more goofy and sad phrases. This is the line ...

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Pantech reveals the Pantech Vega R3, a Galaxy Note II competitor

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Pantech is not the leading mobile phone brand in the world, but there’s no doubt in it that they are working really hard to attain a proper place in the smartphone market. First they were known as a maker of low-end or mid-end Android phones, but then we recently saw the Pantech Magnus, ...

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In Brief: Other Android stuff worth knowing (Sept 25)

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In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, and Android-related news tidbits, which for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys.  These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner.  Consider it a grab-bag of Android goodies. ...

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Samsung announces Martian Pink Galaxy S III for Korea

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Samsung has introduced a new Martian Pink version of its Galaxy S III, smartphone, making it available for South Korean consumers.  As the 7th color option for the flagship handset, the pink edition will be offered in a limited, 100,000 unit capacity.  There’s no indication yet that this ...

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Samsung outlines Android 4.1 update for 15 Galaxy models

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Samsung has started to deploy the Android 4.1 update to the Galaxy S III and promises it will be coming to more than a dozen other models.  In a statement emailed to The Verge, Samsung advises that there are multiple devices expected to see Jelly Bean, including tablets and phones. ...

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean official for Verizon Galaxy Nexus

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is officially ready for the Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus, according to the nation’s largest wireless carrier.  A support page (PDF) has gone live for the update, detailing some of the new and awesome features such as Google Now and enhanced notifications. Once you ...

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