Galaxy S6 vs. Galaxy S5 Camera

Video: One big reason to buy the Galaxy S6 right now

By on April 14, 2015 at 4:48 PM.

Video: One big reason to buy the Galaxy S6 right now

There are plenty of reasons to be a lot more excited about the Galaxy S6 models than any of their predecessors, and Samsung has just highlighted one of the most important ones in a video comparison between the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S5. More →

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Galaxy S6 Where to Sell Your Old Phone

Upgrading to the Galaxy S6? Here’s where to sell your old Galaxy S5

By on April 2, 2015 at 1:46 PM.

Upgrading to the Galaxy S6? Here’s where to sell your old Galaxy S5

Upgrading to a new phone can be exciting, but there are a few hassles that come along with it, most notably figuring out what to do with your old phone.

Foe example, you might want to donate your Galaxy S5 to a technology recycling program or hand it off to a family member or friend before you pick up the Galaxy S6 this month, but in case you decide to sell it, UpgradeSwap has a list of the places you should check in order to get the best deals. More →

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Preorders: Galaxy S6 and S6 edge

Copying the iPhone 6 is already paying off for Samsung

By on March 31, 2015 at 7:45 AM.

Copying the iPhone 6 is already paying off for Samsung

Samsung is yet to announce record launch numbers for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, currently available for preorder in a variety of markets, but various reports already claim the new phones are already selling like hot cakes. After a rumor said a few days ago that Samsung is tripling Galaxy S6 edge production in order to meet increased demand, a new report from South Korean publication Naver reveals that preorders for Samsung’s sixth-gen Galaxy S models are significantly outpacing Galaxy S5 preorders in the U.S., one of the most important markets for the company. More →

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Galaxy S6 vs. Galaxy S5

Samsung says there’s really no reason to buy last year’s Galaxy S5

By on March 30, 2015 at 11:23 AM.

Samsung says there’s really no reason to buy last year’s Galaxy S5

Samsung on Monday published an infographic on its blog, showing the differences between this year’s Galaxy S6 flagship and last year’s Galaxy S5, suggesting there’s really no reason to even consider buying the 2014 flagship Samsung phone, as the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge are significantly better than their predecessor in every way. More →

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Best Buy 4-Day Samsung Sale

Buy a Galaxy S5 for $1 during Best Buy’s 4-day Samsung sale

By on March 25, 2015 at 4:42 PM.

Buy a Galaxy S5 for $1 during Best Buy’s 4-day Samsung sale

For the next four days, Best Buy is offering some huge savings on a few of Samsung’s hottest products. With the Galaxy S6 right around the corner, you might want to hold off on scooping up last year’s smartphone, but tablets, memory cards and headphones are all fair game as well. More →

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T-Mobile Galaxy S5 Android 5.0 Lollipop Update

The Galaxy S5’s Lollipop update is now hitting one more U.S. carrier

By on February 18, 2015 at 8:30 AM.

The Galaxy S5’s Lollipop update is now hitting one more U.S. carrier

After hitting Verizon and Sprint in previous weeks, the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Galaxy S5 is slowly coming to more and more users in the U.S., with T-Mobile being the latest carrier to begin rolling out the new software. More →

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Lollipop Update

Your Galaxy S5 is getting so much better with Lollipop – here are the details

By on February 16, 2015 at 9:55 AM.

Your Galaxy S5 is getting so much better with Lollipop – here are the details

Android 5.0 Lollipop should bring UI improvements to any Android phone thanks to Material Design, but it looks like the new software is an absolute godsend to the Galaxy S5 in terms of battery life. GSMArena has taken a comprehensive look at how well different Android phones’ batteries perform after they’ve upgraded to Lollipop and has found that the Galaxy S5 shows improvements across the board.

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Galaxy S5 Lollipop

A video tour of Android Lollipop on Samsung’s Galaxy S5

By on February 3, 2015 at 9:05 AM.

A video tour of Android Lollipop on Samsung’s Galaxy S5

As we reported on Monday, Android Lollipop has finally begun rolling out to Galaxy S5 handsets in the United States. Verizon Wireless subscribers with Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone are the first S5 owners in the U.S. to gain access to the new Android update, which features a number of great changes including speed improvements, better battery life and a new TouchWiz interface based on Google’s Material Design guidelines.

For Galaxy S5 users on other U.S. wireless carriers, the wait continues. This is precious little consolation if you’re stuck on KitKat, but a new video tour of Lollipop on the Galaxy S5 will at least give you a good taste of what you’re in store for. More →

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Galaxy S5 Lollipop Update

Android Lollipop update finally starts hitting the Galaxy S5 in the U.S.

By on February 2, 2015 at 2:55 PM.

Android Lollipop update finally starts hitting the Galaxy S5 in the U.S.

It’s been a long time coming, Android fans, but a big milestone has finally been reached: for the first time, a U.S.-based wireless carrier has released Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung’s 2014 flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5. Yes, we’re now less than a month away from seeing Samsung unveil its 2015 flagship Galaxy S6 smartphone, but tens of millions of people around the world own the Galaxy S5 and they’ve been clamoring for the latest and greatest Android software.

Now, those of you with a Verizon-branded Galaxy S5 can finally install Android Lollipop on your phones. More →

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Galaxy S5 Android Lollipop Update

Lollipop is slowly making its way to Galaxy S5s everywhere

By on December 29, 2014 at 6:15 PM.

Lollipop is slowly making its way to Galaxy S5s everywhere

It might not be happening as fast as most Galaxy S5 owners would have hoped, but the rollout of Android 5.0 Lollipop on Samsung’s flagship smartphone is continuing to expand. SamMobile reports that Galaxy S5 owners in Spain have begun received the latest update for Google’s mobile OS and that more European countries should see the update soon. More →

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Galaxy S5 Snowman Video Commercial

Watch the Galaxy S5 bring a snowman to life in Samsung’s new ad

By on December 24, 2014 at 3:30 PM.

Watch the Galaxy S5 bring a snowman to life in Samsung’s new ad

Samsung is not done promoting one of its most important handsets of the year, as the company has a new holiday-themed ad for the Galaxy S5. The new commercial focuses on one of the main features of the phone, its water resistance, which appears to be a very important ingredient when it comes to making a next-generation snowman this winter. More →

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Android Lollipop Update

Video: New leak shows Android Lollipop on all of Samsung’s top smartphones

By on December 22, 2014 at 9:30 AM.

Video: New leak shows Android Lollipop on all of Samsung’s top smartphones

Samsung fans around the world are still waiting patiently — or impatiently, in many cases — for the latest and greatest software to be released for their Galaxy smartphones. As big as Samsung is, the company is typically very slow to release Android software updates, but this time around it looks like things will be a bit different for Samsung fans.

Android 5.0 Lollipop builds for the Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 4 and other phones began leaking shortly after Google released its Lollipop update to partners, suggesting that Samsung may be among the first vendors to issue the update for its phones.

Now, another new leak shows Android Lollipop on each of Samsung’s top three smartphones. More →

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