We knew a Samsung-made Windows Phone was coming and a new leaked image backs up the claim. As expected, the phone looks like a re-purposed Galaxy S4 for use on Verizon’s LTE network in the U.S.
Tests show that Samsung devices running Android 4.4 KitKat no longer run code to boost their benchmark scores.
Samsung is trying to renew interest in the Galaxy S4 with a new paint job and leather-like back cover.
Not all smartphone storage specs are created equal. Some 16GB phones come with barely half that amount in usable storage space.
Samsung’s Galaxy S III accounts for more web traffic in North America than all three Galaxy Notes combined.
Apple’s iPhone 5s was Google’s third highest-trending search term in 2013. Other gadgets that made the top 10 list include the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Sony PlayStation 4.
Finally, a statement acknowledging the uncertainty that many of Samsung’s globe-trotting customers are facing.
Roamers can relax — Samsung says buyers of its top-selling handsets can freely use SIM cards from foreign regions, as long as they activate the device using a SIM from their home region or with the assistance of a service partner.
After numerous leaks, Samsung revealed the specs of its new S 4 mini early, and it’s exactly what we expected: a smaller — though not tiny — version of the full-fledged Galaxy with more modest hardware.
Although it claims the move “isn’t about subsidies”, O2 is effectively moving away from the traditional model where carriers subsidize the phones they sell up-front, then bury the real cost in a combined monthly tariff.