Korean tech giant Samsung is lacing it boots tight, yet again to launch the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. With the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone generating some good buzz, the latest Samsung Note 4 features are expected to be as interesting. This device should come with IP67 rating this time. We hear that the Note 4 could be water and dust resistant on lines of the Samsung Galaxy S5. The exterior could be the same as the preceding version. The Note 4 could be beefed up in terms of size over its predecessor. However, the screen could be something never-before-seen. Samsung will bid goodbye to Super AMOLED this time. The third feature, which could make its way into the Galaxy 4, is a bendable screen along with curved battery to fit in with the look of the device. Although it is yet to be official, the Note 4 could come laced with retina scanner [+more]
The Samsung Galaxy S5 was unveiled a few days ago while the Galaxy Note 3 has been in the market for quite some time now. In the design department, both high-end devices are similar in more ways than one. The Galaxy Note 3 looks a little more rectangular than the Galaxy S5. Essentially, the Galaxy S5 sports a faintly bigger and stunning 5.1-inch screen display. One striking difference between the two devices is the inclusion of fingerprint scanner in the Galaxy S5 which is found at the home button of the newly launched device. Though both the devices are much similar with respect to weight and thickness, the Galaxy Note 3 is slightly larger. The Samsung Galaxy S5 carries the second biggest screen in this comparison but it is not as large as the Nexus 5 or the Galaxy S4. Though the screen size of the Galaxy S5 is close [+more]
Cupertino-based tech giant Apple is gearing for the launch of the much anticipated iPhone 6 that is expected to happen in September this year. On the other hand, the Korean handset maker has already unveiled its new flagship device, the Samsung Galaxy S5 at the Mobile World Congress held in Barcelona. The Korean smartphone maker has introduced quite a few changes in the flagship Galaxy S5 as opposed to the predecessor. The Galaxy S5’s features have now been revealed. The Samsung Galaxy S5 does not have anything significantly different from the Galaxy S4 and this is one reason why buyers can wait for the iPhone 6. Also, the newly unveiled Galaxy S5 carries a similar, if not the same look as the predecessor S4 model. On the other hand, the iPhone 6 is expected to feature an arresting new design and also a bigger display screen, possibly a 4.5-inch display. [+more]
Samsung Galaxy S5 and LG G Pro 2 were recently launched at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on February 24. These phones will compete with the Sony Xperia Z2, which is yet to be launched. Now that we know the Samsung Galaxy S5 features and LG G Pro 2 specifications, lets see how they compare alongside the expected features of the Sony phone. Samsung Galaxy S5 has a 5.1-inch full HD screen with the Super AMOLED panel, while Z2 comes with 5.2-inches full HD screen and LG G Pro 2 with the biggest 5.9-inches full HD screen. The S5 boasts the plastic body and has a heart-rate monitor just below the camera module. The Pro 2 has an extra slim bezel of 3.3mm, while the Xperia Z2 is expected to be similar to the Z1. Just like the Samsung Galaxy S5, Xperia Z2 is also expected to be dust and water-resistant. [+more]
The highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S5 was launched at the MWC today and it’s clear that the Korean manufacturer aims to take on Apple iPhone, which had constrained their sales in the previous quarter. To take on rivals in the smartphone market, Samsung Galaxy S5 comes with a water and dust resistant body. It has a 5.1-inch high definition display and offers better battery life than the Galaxy S4. Loaded with Google’s Android software, this phone also comes with a download booster for fourth-generation networks and Wi-Fi. This phone has a classy look with a perforated leather-like back. It will come in four colors–black, white, blue and gold. The most impressive feature of this phone would be its camera with a resolution of 16 megapixels and advanced High Dynamic Range (HDR). It also has the world’s fastest autofocus speed at 0.3 seconds. The other superb feature is its finger scanner in the Home [+more]
Korean handset manufacturer Samsung Electronics has launched a new edition of its marquee Galaxy S5 smartphone at the ‘Samsung unpacked 5’ event held at the Mobile World Congress in Spain’s town of Barcelona. The new Samsung Galaxy S5 is likely to get a bigger and a stunning display and also feature enhanced camera as well as biometric functions like fingerprint scanner and iris recognition. It might also come with the enhanced Galaxy Gear smartwatch. The launch of the Galaxy S5 smartphone has been pre-poned by nearly three weeks after Samsung Galaxy S4’s sales turned out to be weaker as expected. The world’s leading smartphone maker, Samsung Electronics starts at a poor mobile yearly profit growth first time in seven years even as it faces stiff competition from tech major Apple Inc and also some emerging Chinese vendors. It is also aware that growth for top level smartphones is easing out [+more]
Samsung has finally launched Gear 1 and Gear 2 smart watches, both powered by Tizen. This was the story before the release of the Galaxy S5. A smart move as these watches can be paired with most high-end Samsung smartphones. The watches will have a camera placed at a better location, enhanced support for capabilities, music features via blue tooth. However, the down side is that the battery is not very powerful. The latest Samsung Gear 2 watches powered by the Tizen OS will have AMOLED screens with a diameter of 1.63 inches, one GHz dual core processors, two mega pixel cameras, 512 MB Ram with 4GB of internal storage and a battery of 300 mAh. Apart from the watches, there will also be a Tizen powered smart phones as well. This was seen at the Tizen App Challenge, a product that Samsung is yet to confirm. Meanwhile, leaked photos [+more]
As the Samsung Galaxy S5 release date comes closer, leaks that have gone viral suggest it would have a display of 5.2 inches with QHD and a resolution of 1440×2560 pixels. It is also expected to come without bezel. However, many of the Samsung Galaxy S5 features are expected to be close to the iPhone 5S. To start with, it will be interesting to see the colors that the new Samsung flagship phone will have as it is expected to come in two different models. The much-hyped Apple inspired fingerprint scanner space on the Samsung Galaxy S5 has also been confirmed. In fact, it’s being said that the makers are so inspired by Apple that the fingerprint sensor will remain confined on its home button—just as on iPhone 5S.
Samsung Galaxy S5 and Apple iPhone 6 are two of the most anticipated devices in the high-end smartphone segment in 2014. They will be competing head on this year. Both these devices are not official yet, but a price rebate for the iPhone 6 and Samsung Galaxy S5 has already been announced by Best Buy. However, offers on these gadgets last only till stocks last! Best Buy has announced that they will be giving buyers a price reduction of $50 for any phone in year. The deal mentions that it covers all phones and this implies that it is also valid for to-be confirmed flagship handsets that shall be showcased in a few months from now. To bag this deal, users will be required to show their interest to buy a new phone in 2014 with Best Buy between 2 February and 15 February. Following this, till 31st December 2014, [+more]
Samsung is finally set to unveil its latest beauty with the Galaxy S5. While we are keeping our fingers crossed over the specs Galaxy S5 would offer, we finally dug some scoop on what reality could be like. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is slated to enter our world between 24-27 February—at the Mobile World Congress. As for the confirmed specs, here is a list of what the Korean giant seems to be offering: Fingerprint scanner 32-bit Exynos or Qualcomm processor 2560×1440 resolution 16 Megapixel shutter (main) clubbed with autofocus and gesture control Before you break your bank, remember that we did also hear buzz that the release might see delay until middle of March.