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Rumour pile: Samsung might be toning down TouchWiz for Galaxy S6

Rumour pile: Samsung might be toning down TouchWiz for Galaxy S6

TouchWiz is a bit like a lightning rod around Ausdroid parts, and around other places on the web, for negative comments. For all its utility and its gloss, it attracts a lot of hate (rather like HTC’s Sense did in days gone by). The feedback is loud and frequent, if not across the board; there are certainly a fair number[Read More…]

by 6:53 am on January 14, 2015 13 comments News, Phones, Rumours
Samsung announces the Galaxy A7

Samsung announces the Galaxy A7

Samsung has announced a new addition to its Galaxy A line of devices in Galaxy A7. The company says it’s one of the slimmest Galaxy smartphones and comes equipped with premium hardware for a ‘superior social experience’. The Galaxy A7 is a metal unibody smartphone that is 6.3 mm thick, helping it along to that ‘slimmest Galaxy smartphone’ claim. With[Read More…]

by 8:49 am on January 13, 2015 8 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones
Google Play Edition almost dead, with Galaxy S 4 Play Edition being pulled

Google Play Edition almost dead, with Galaxy S 4 Play Edition being pulled

I remember when the Google Play Edition program was announced back in mid-2013, and we all thought it was a pretty good thing. Popular, top-shelf hardware but with a plain vanilla version of Android, ripe for the enjoyment and the hacking. Well, it didn’t take long for the disappointment to grow, as, with most things, the Google Play Edition program was[Read More…]

by 9:54 am on January 12, 2015 22 comments News, Phones
Galaxy S6 rumours coming thick and fast

Galaxy S6 rumours coming thick and fast

Around CES 2015 and MWC 2015 the phone rumours come thick and fast and Samsung, known to be something of a sieve with information that could (or should) be kept internal are often leading the charge with information getting out. First there was the yet to be confirmed rumour that Samsung are showing the Galaxy S6 to selected partners at[Read More…]

by 3:19 pm on January 9, 2015 15 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours
Samsung musing over round smartwatch ahead of MWC 2015

Samsung musing over round smartwatch ahead of MWC 2015

Now that CES 2015 is mostly behind us (well, the good stuff is) the rumours ahead of MWC 2015 are starting to heat up a little. One particularly juicy rumour is that Samsung plans to launch a round smartwatch at MWC next month, allowing to enter a fairly limited club at the moment inhabited by the LG G Watch R[Read More…]

by 3:07 pm on January 9, 2015 1 comment News, Rumours, Smartwatch
Samsung announces Galaxy E5 And E7 for India

Samsung announces Galaxy E5 And E7 for India

Samsung hasn’t made huge announcements in the mobile space at CES 2015 (likely opting to save those for MWC 2015 instead), but it has separately announced a couple of mid-range phones overnight. Destined for the Indian market, Samsung has announced the Galaxy E5 and E7, which could be described as photo-focused devices on the fairly standard Galaxy phone formula. As[Read More…]

by 7:28 am on January 7, 2015 0 comments News, Phones
Samsung CES 2015 Press Conference — Live Blog

Samsung CES 2015 Press Conference — Live Blog

The Ausdroid Team is standing by for Samsung’s CES 2015 press conference, and we’ll be live blogging it for you. Keep up to date with the latest on this page. We haven’t heard rumours of new phones, just yet, but there’s the possibility of something fun being announced. Watch with us below, and keep up with the live blog for the[Read More…]

by 8:58 am on January 6, 2015 6 comments Manufacturer, News
Rumour: Galaxy S6 being shown to select partners at CES

Rumour: Galaxy S6 being shown to select partners at CES

SamMobile are reporting that the Galaxy S6 (Codename: Project Zero) will be at CES this week, but it won’t be on show for consumers. Instead Samsung is apparently showing the new phone off to a very select list of partners. According to their source, the Galaxy S6 and variants are going to be showcased which will allow these partners to[Read More…]

by 3:33 pm on January 5, 2015 4 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours
Samsung Australia offering 15% off their entire range – Phones, Tablets, Wearables – Everything

Samsung Australia offering 15% off their entire range – Phones, Tablets, Wearables – Everything

Samsung Australia has just launched their Boxing Day sale, announcing 15% off their entire range for the next 48 Hours. Samsung is offering 15% off on all their devices, accessories from 12:00am 26th of December through to 11:59pm on the 27th of December. Simply head over to the website, select your goods and use the code NBOX15 at the checkout.[Read More…]

by 12:33 am on December 26, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer
Samsung basically confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop for Galaxy Note 2

Samsung basically confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop for Galaxy Note 2

Samsung has basically confirmed that Android 5.0 Lollipop will be coming to older devices in its Galaxy range, including the Galaxy Note 2, and last year’s Galaxy S4. Bucking the trend shown by some other manufacturers where only more recent handsets will receive the update, Samsung has published information on its Finnish website indicating Lollipop is indeed on its way[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on December 24, 2014 3 comments News, OS Update, Sale