Post Tagged with: "Galaxy S III"

Samsung US announces which of their devices will receive Kit Kat

Samsung US announces which of their devices will receive Kit Kat

Samsung in the US released a list of devices that will receive an update to Android 4.4.2. While they haven’t included dates on when the devices will receive the update – beyond reminding owners that the update availability will vary by carrier but that some updates will begin rolling out today. While Kit Kat was designed by Google to run[Read More…]

by 1:13 pm on February 19, 2014 6 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones, Tablets
Samsung launches ArtCover service in Australia – and we’ve got two to give away!

Samsung launches ArtCover service in Australia – and we’ve got two to give away!

Samsung this week opened ArtCover in Australia, a service that allows you to create custom back covers for your Galaxy S III, Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note II or Galaxy Note 3 handsets from your own artwork (or someone else’s, if you’re so inclined). Be sure to read to the end of the article for your chance to win an ArtCover![Read More…]

by 2:00 pm on January 23, 2014 3 comments Accessories, Giveaway, Manufacturer, News
Samsung halts rollout of Galaxy S III Android 4.3 update

Samsung halts rollout of Galaxy S III Android 4.3 update

Samsung has halted rollout of an Android 4.3 upgrade for the Galaxy S III in light of users experiencing issues after installing the update. According to a post on SamMobile, a spokesperson for Samsung Mobile UK made the following statement: “As we are currently investigating the reported issues with Galaxy S3 4.3 Jelly Bean update, the upgrading service has been[Read More…]

by 12:59 pm on November 20, 2013 10 comments Manufacturer, News, OS Update, Phones
Why your iPhone’s touch screen is inaccurate, and why Samsung’s Galaxy S3 handset is better

Why your iPhone’s touch screen is inaccurate, and why Samsung’s Galaxy S3 handset is better

Those of you who’ve used an iPhone, particularly the later models, will probably have noticed the same kind of thing as we have. That is, the digitiser really isn’t all that good, and your perceived inaccuracy of your typing can leave one feeling quite annoyed. Well, Finnish firm OptoFidelity have used a robot and a robotic finger, and compared the[Read More…]

by 4:16 pm on October 30, 2013 12 comments News, Phones
Android 4.3 Update coming soon for Galaxy S III, S 4 and Note II

Android 4.3 Update coming soon for Galaxy S III, S 4 and Note II

Reports from SamMobile suggest that three of the biggest Samsung devices of the last 18 months will be receiving Android 4.3 Jelly Bean updates in a matter of weeks. The volume, frequency and accuracy of SamMobile’s information in the past suggests they’ve got inside sources at Samsung, so when they talk about software updates, we listen. According to the site,[Read More…]

by 1:25 pm on September 28, 2013 12 comments News, OS Update, Rumours
Telstra confirms Samsung will skip Android 4.2.2 update on Samsung Galaxy Note II in favour of next version of Android

Telstra confirms Samsung will skip Android 4.2.2 update on Samsung Galaxy Note II in favour of next version of Android

Just a couple of days ago, we saw rumours appear that Samsung was considering skipping the Android 4.2.2 update for the Galaxy Note II and the Samsung Galaxy S III. Yesterdays Telstra software update blog has indeed confirmed this with Craig Ruhan from Telstra posting the following update for the Galaxy Note II : Samsung have elected globally to skip[Read More…]

by 9:08 pm on July 19, 2013 7 comments Carriers, Manufacturer, OS Update
Ausdroid Podcast 77 – July 16, 2013

Ausdroid Podcast 77 – July 16, 2013

Welcome to the 77st episode of the Ausdroid podcast! This week we spent a while discussing the disappointing launch of the Samsung-exclusive Foxtel Go, the latest Moto X news and information (we sure write a lot about a phone that’s seemingly not coming out here!), and Google’s recent updates to the Play website and Maps. Featuring: Jason Murray, Phil Tann[Read More…]

by 11:48 pm on July 17, 2013 0 comments Google Play, Podcast
Rumour: Galaxy Note II and Galaxy S III skipping Android 4.2.2

Rumour: Galaxy Note II and Galaxy S III skipping Android 4.2.2

According to an “insider”, Temefy is reporting that Samsung are debating whether or not two of their devices are going to get Jellybean 4.2.2 as an official update. The devices in question? Oh, only the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II. Fear not, however! The debate boils down to whether they should bother with 4.2.2, or simply update these[Read More…]

by 1:32 pm on July 17, 2013 5 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Rumours
Android 4.2.2 for Galaxy S3 leaks again, adds S4 features

Android 4.2.2 for Galaxy S3 leaks again, adds S4 features

Galaxy S III owners who have been anxiously awaiting the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update can rest easy knowing that it’s coming. Sammobile have released a video of a Samsung Galaxy S III running the latest release of Android which includes a lot of the functions from the newcomer to the Samsung Galaxy S range, the S4 as well as[Read More…]

by 7:42 pm on June 23, 2013 5 comments Manufacturer, News, OS Update
A new phone from Samsung, new claims in the Apple patent war

A new phone from Samsung, new claims in the Apple patent war

Here we go again: another phone from Samsung brings another claim of patent infringement from Apple. While the issue Apple has with the Galaxy S4 is essentially the same as they had with the Samsung Galaxy S III and only required an amendment to the existing claim, this amasses a total of 5 direct patent infringement notices against the Galaxy[Read More…]

by 1:25 pm on May 23, 2013 7 comments Apps, Manufacturer, Phones