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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge — Review

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge — Review

Samsung is the king of the smartphone world, at least when it comes to sales. The company holds around 80% market share when it comes to profits and it’s mostly due to their ability to attack every possible facet of the market in their so-called ‘Shotgun’ approach. This has led them to try some quite outlandish designs, sizes and shapes,[Read More…]

by 4:08 pm on January 15, 2015 14 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Reviews
Samsung rumoured to have approached Blackberry for a potential buyout

Samsung rumoured to have approached Blackberry for a potential buyout

According to reports surfacing this morning that Samsung has reportedly approached Canadian company, Blackberry, regarding a potential buyout of the company. Reuters are reporting that Samsung has apparently offered to purchase the company for as much as $7.5 billion. The purchase would allow Samsung access to Blackberry’s extensive patent portfolio, as well as a more key in-road to the lucrative[Read More…]

by 10:39 am on January 15, 2015 16 comments Manufacturer, News, Rumours
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 — Review

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 — Review

There was a time when a Samsung Galaxy Note was the only viable option for someone who wanted a large phone. Then the market started to shift, screens became larger and 5” is now the norm – even the guys who said “no one’s going to buy a big phone” are making a big phone. How does the Note 4[Read More…]

by 3:02 pm on January 14, 2015 18 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Reviews
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