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Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 certified by TENAA, has faux leather design

It’s been more than 1 year since the last announcement of Galaxy Mega 6.3 and Galaxy Mega 5.8, it looks like Galaxy Mega 2 will be announced soon according to the latest certification info from TENAA in China. The Galaxy Mega 2 has already passed through FCC with a model name SM-G750A, the TENAA model is SM-G7508Q, basically the same phone but supports China’s TD-LTE network.

Samsung further teases “wall huggers” with airport outlet ads

It’s not enough that Samsung had already made fun of “wall-huggers", or those who constantly need to charge their phones (meaning iPhones) in their TV ad that was released just last month. Now they’re hitting them where they actually live, well, at least for a few minutes when they’re at an airport. They have put up ad spots for the Samsung Galaxy S5 in the power outlets at different airports across the United States.

Galaxy Grand 2 in Gold shown in Samsung India website

Who doesn’t like their smartphone in the classic gold colors? Samsung has typically released a golden version for most of its flagship devices, but this time around, a mid-range phone is getting the golden treatment. In Samsung India’s website, they have listed a gold edition of the Galaxy Grand 2, the phone released late last year and which had only 3 color variants previously available in white, black and pink.

Samsung rumored to unveil VR headset in September

Rumors are swirling that Samsung will finally unveil its supposed Virtual Reality headset during their product event this coming September. Codenamed “Project Moonlight”, this is supposedly their version of Google’s own Cardboard and has the capability of turning any smartphone into a virtual world when you immerse yourself while wearing the headset.

Galaxy Alpha announced with new metal frame that you wanted

The August 13 launch date for the new Samsung Galaxy Alpha is real, the new smartphone with Android 4.4.4 KitKat is just announced today, said to be "new design approach" with metal frame around the side of the phone. The back cover remains in plastic like other Galaxy series.

First Galaxy Note 4 phone pictures leaked

Less than one month until Samsung reveals the new Galaxy Note 4, we now have the first pictures leak of the Samsung phablet flagship. It looks like the Galaxy Note 4 will use the same faux leather design as the current Galaxy Note 3 and a microUSB 3.0 connector, S-PEN stylus.

Samsung files trademark for ‘Galaxy Note Edge’, hints at new tech?

It is understood that South Korean smartphone giant Samsung has filed a number of new trademarks with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), these are for new names including the “Galaxy Note Edge”, “Alterna”, and “Audition”. Now, all of you Samsung fans calm the heck down – this is not tantamount to an announcement of a new Galaxy Note device yet. But it looks like Samsung is at least making the name available for them to use.

New leaked photo shows Samsung Galaxy Alpha full specs

As the anticipation continues to build for the official release of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha, expected to be announced by August 13, we’re getting a clearer picture of what to expect from the rumoured high-end smartphone (well, if the leaks are to be trusted, that is). New images have appeared on a Brazilian website showing what is supposedly the official marketing material for the Alpha, and it looks like previous leaks got it right.

Samsung reportedly trying out three-sided AMOLED displays

Curved OLEDs are nothing new for Samsung – they have a track record of this in smartphone devices and wearables. But the three-sided AMOLED displays, with three functional sides simultaneously putting out different information is going to be a new thing, if not really groundbreaking technology. If Samsung’s suppliers are to be believed, the South Korean electronics giant has just started manufacturing in small scale three-sided display prototypes.