Post Tagged with: "Samsung"

Samsung announces a Galaxy S4 LTE-A running Snapdragon 800

Samsung announces a Galaxy S4 LTE-A running Snapdragon 800

Samsung announce another variant of their current flagship phone – the Galaxy S4 – yesterday, the Galaxy S4 LTE-A, becoming the first manufacturer in the world to support the higher end 4G technology. Launching as a Korean exclusive, Samsung promises that the technology wwill bring ‘twice-as-fast network speeds to produce an unparalleled multimedia experience’. The new Galaxy S4 includes a[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on June 27, 2013 2 comments Manufacturer, Phones
New Samsung joint venture could see plastic phones replaced with carbon-fiber

New Samsung joint venture could see plastic phones replaced with carbon-fiber

A subsidiary company of Samsung, Samsung Petrochemical, has signed a joint venture deal with SGL Group in order to “develop new industrial and electronic applications with carbon composite materials for Samsung and the Korean market”. Samsung Petrochemical makes a whole host of consumer products from a range of chemicals, with an emphasis on plastics and solvents. With this new venture,[Read More…]

by 11:44 am on June 25, 2013 3 comments News, Phones, Rumours
Samsung offering Jay Z album to 1 Million Galaxy S4, S3 and Note II owners to download

Samsung offering Jay Z album to 1 Million Galaxy S4, S3 and Note II owners to download

Samsung started announcing a promotion last week, whereby owners of selected Samsung Galaxy phones would receive a copy of the Jay-Z Magna Carta Holy Grail album simply by downloading the app. Eligibility was cloudy at the time but Samsung has just put up the MagnaCartaHolyGrail website, which includes a link to the terms and conditions and Australia is included. The[Read More…]

by 8:20 pm on June 24, 2013 6 comments Apps, Giveaway
Samsung Galaxy Note 3: More leaked images

Samsung Galaxy Note 3: More leaked images

Samsung‘s internal security has held true to its usual standard – we’re starting to see leak after leak revealing specs and information about the all-but confirmed Samsung Galaxy Note 3, expected to launch at IFA Berlin later this year. In the latest leak, Japanese blog TechKiddy has posted images from a Chinese blog (which we couldn’t access). We can see[Read More…]

by 11:57 pm on June 23, 2013 1 comment Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours
Samsung launches Samsung Stadium – prizes, app and Rugby Union coverage

Samsung launches Samsung Stadium – prizes, app and Rugby Union coverage

As official sponsors of the Qantas Wallabies, Samsung Australia are gearing up for the first of the three Wallabies vs British & Irish Lions Test Matches. To bring their A-Game they’ve released an Android app that will feature exclusive live commentary for each of the three live tests, from perhaps two of the most entertaining sports commentators that Australia, indeed[Read More…]

by 3:32 pm on June 22, 2013 6 comments Apps, News
Samsung Premiere 2013 GALAXY & ATIV event – Introducing the Galaxy NX and Ativ Q

Samsung Premiere 2013 GALAXY & ATIV event – Introducing the Galaxy NX and Ativ Q

Samsung held their Premiere 2013 GALAXY & ATIV event at Earls Court in London this morning and showed off a range of Galaxy and Ativ devices. The event was Emceed by English television presenter Jason Bradbury who a introduced a variety of Samsung executives throughout the event. To start off the event, DJ Lee, President and Head of Sales and[Read More…]

by 5:40 am on June 21, 2013 1 comment Camera, Phones, Tablets
Review: Targus Samsung Galaxy S4 cases

Review: Targus Samsung Galaxy S4 cases

If you’ve owned a laptop in the last 20 years or so, you’ll be familiar with the Targus name – the company has made a name for itself with a range of mobile computing accessories over the years with a product portfolio stretching from mice through chargers to port replicators, laptop bags and cases. Targus is now diversifying into mobile[Read More…]

by 8:00 am on June 20, 2013 2 comments News
Ausdroid Podcast 73 – June 18, 2013

Ausdroid Podcast 73 – June 18, 2013

This is the 73st episode of the Ausdroid podcast. After taking a week off, this week we spent a while looking at the new products that have been announced (or in some cases, rumoured) by Samsung, HTC and Motorola. Production Note: We’ve had some issues with our audio recording again, and have had to use the Hangout audio recording instead[Read More…]

by 10:15 pm on June 19, 2013 0 comments Podcast
Android 4.2.2 update for Samsung Galaxy S3 and Note II possibly delayed

Android 4.2.2 update for Samsung Galaxy S3 and Note II possibly delayed

For those waiting for the 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for their Samsung Galaxy S3 or Note II handset, it appears you will unfortunately be waiting quite a bit longer.  According to Sammobile twitter account the 4.2.2 update has been delayed until at least November.  The reason given is due to a new TouchWiz for the handsets. https://twitter.com/SamMobiles/status/344545767609999360 Recent leaks of[Read More…]

by 8:58 am on June 18, 2013 18 comments News, OS Update
Samsung to launch a new high end Android camera in London

Samsung to launch a new high end Android camera in London

Samsung’s J K Shin has confirmed that there will be a camera launched at the upcoming London event on the 20th of June. Going far enough in his statement to suggest that the camera will be a high end optics, Android powered device that will have interchangeable lenses as well as other features such as mirrorless image capture. The Galaxy[Read More…]

by 3:20 pm on June 14, 2013 4 comments Camera, Manufacturer