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Samsung announces the Galaxy S5 Mini

Samsung announces the Galaxy S5 Mini

As with every Samsung flagship, it’s only been a matter of time until Samsung announces variants of their flagship – the Galaxy S5, and tonight Samsung has announced the Galaxy S5 Mini. The Galaxy S5 Mini continues the tradition of being a mini in name as well as specs, offering a 720P 4.5¨ display with 1.4GHz Quad-Core processor and 1.5GB[Read More…]

by 8:33 pm on July 1, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Australian hands-on: Samsung Gear Live and Android Wear

Australian hands-on: Samsung Gear Live and Android Wear

Thanks to some friendlies on the inner circle, I managed to get my hands on a Samsung Gear Live Android Wear smartwatch ahead of next week’s shipments. It’s rather cool. The Gear Live has a 300 mAh battery behind a 1.63-inch 320×320 Super AMOLED display. It’s got 512MB RAM, 4GB storage and is run by a 1.2 Ghz processor. It[Read More…]

by 10:29 am on July 1, 2014 20 comments Accessories, Android Wear, Google Services, Manufacturer, News
Samsung Gear Live now available on the Play Store

Samsung Gear Live now available on the Play Store

  Samsung’s Gear Live Android Wear smartwatch is now live and available to purchase directly from the Play Store for a mere $250 + delivery. Based on the info showing on the Play Store, deliveries are to leave Google’s warehouse (probably in Hong Kong if previous deliveries are a reliable guide) by Monday 7 July. Ordering today, therefore, could see[Read More…]

by 7:38 pm on June 30, 2014 1 comment Android Wear, Manufacturer, News, Smartwatch
Live in the Newcastle/Hunter region & are a good driver? Then S Drive from Samsung wants to reward you.

Live in the Newcastle/Hunter region & are a good driver? Then S Drive from Samsung wants to reward you.

Samsung Electronics Australia have launched a new initiative in the Newcastle/Hunter region of NSW, aimed at rewarding careful drivers who do the right thing. The initiative called S Drive, is aimed at rewarding compatible Samsung Galaxy smartphone devices who live in the Newcastle/Hunter region and Hold a P2 driver’s licence or above and are over the age 18 years of[Read More…]

by 5:05 pm on June 26, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Apps, Manufacturer, News, Phones
LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live Android Wear now showing in Google Play

LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live Android Wear now showing in Google Play

After this morning being officially announced, the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live are now showing in the Australian Google Play store. While both pieces of Android Wear are showing, there’s a catch. The Samsung Gear Live does not appear ready for release as yet, with the watch listed as ‘Coming Soon’. There’s better news for fans of the[Read More…]

by 10:41 am on June 26, 2014 10 comments Android Wear
Google shows off Android Wear

Google shows off Android Wear

After announcing Android Wear back in April, Google today took the wraps off their Android Wear plans and took everyone through the interface, and showed exactly what Android Wear can do. David Singleton, Director of Engineering, Android took the stage to show off the new system. He said that Style is important – square and circular screens are used to[Read More…]

by 6:31 am on June 26, 2014 2 comments Android Wear
A closer look: Samsung Gear Live

A closer look: Samsung Gear Live

One of the surprise announcements (though it was rumoured and leaked a bit) at Google I/O 2014 earlier this morning was Samsung’s Gear Live. In the form factor of the Gear 2 Neo, but running Android Wear, the Gear Live certainly looks to be an impressive piece. Fortunately for the Android community at large, Brent Rose from Gizmodo is at I/O,[Read More…]

by 6:24 am on June 26, 2014 1 comment Android Wear, Manufacturer, News
Rumour: Samsung to launch an Android Wear Smartwatch at Google I/O

Rumour: Samsung to launch an Android Wear Smartwatch at Google I/O

The Gear, Gear 2, Gear Fit, are all now Tizen based, but Samsung isn’t quite ready to go it completely alone in the Smartwatch world, with a report from C-Net stating that they will launch an Android Wear Smartwatch at Google I/O next week. C-Net has been told that the Samsung has been working on two models of Android Wear[Read More…]

by 12:14 pm on June 21, 2014 1 comment Android Wear, Smartwatch
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 shows up in AnTuTu

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 shows up in AnTuTu

Samsung’s scattershot approach to releasing phones in multiple sizes and configurations, certainly came up a winner with their Galaxy Note series of phones and this September at IFA in Germany, we expect to see the fourth iteration. Overnight, it appears that the Note 4 has shown up in Antutu bringing two configurations There’s two variants which have shown up, SM-N910S[Read More…]

by 10:17 am on June 21, 2014 1 comment Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
Samsung Galaxy F render in ‘Glowing Gold’ shows up

Samsung Galaxy F render in ‘Glowing Gold’ shows up

The rumoured high end Samsung Galaxy F just keeps on showing up, last week it was in ‘Perfect Golden’, but it looks like Samsung has decided that Gold is their colour, with a render in ‘Glowing Gold’ showing up at EvLeaks. The render of the Galaxy F in Glowing Gold, still has the same Wednesday September 12th date on the[Read More…]

by 9:50 am on June 21, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer, Phones