Samsung

Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge pre-orders reach 20 million

Samsung Electronics has more reasons to celebrate as its latest flagship Android devices received a total of 20 million pre-orders. That's a record high for the South Korean tech giant who is hoping that the two new models will exceed the past smartphones particularly the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S5. The first country to receive pre-orders of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge was the Netherlands.

Urban Armor Gear, OtterBox, announce Galaxy S6, S6 edge cases

Samsung's recently announced smartphones, the new flagship Galaxy S6 and the state-of-the-art S6 edge have not been officially released into the wild yet. However, several accessory makers are busy preparing for their arrival by announcing various gears that are made specifically for these two new devices. Urban Armor Gear revealed their drop-tested protective cases while OtterBox are bragging about their cases that have the "Designed for Samsung Mobile" seal of approval from the OEM.

Rumor: Samsung “Next Big Thing” marketing chief to leave

The man responsible for Samsung almost bringing down their erstwhile rival to their knees is reportedly set to leave the Korean OEM. Chief Marketing Officer Todd Pendleton was responsible for "The Next Big Thing" campaign that brought such a huge success for Samsung and the Galaxy S3 in particular. Rumors have said he has already announced his resignation to colleagues, although this has not been officially confirmed yet by the company or Pendleton.

Galaxy Tab 3 Lite 7-inch tablet aims at budget shoppers

Things are slowing down a bit in the tablet market. One of the areas that continues to post significant growth is the low-end market where people shop on a budget. Typically when Samsung rolls out a new tablet, it isn’t aiming at these budget shoppers but looking to combat Apple and its high price iPad line.

Samsung releases manual for Galaxy S6 and S6 edge

You probably don't have a Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge yet (and if you already do, please tell us what makes you better than us mere mortals) but you're too excited to get one yet and would like to review the user's manual in detail in preparation for when you finally have one right? No? Well, if you're too embarrassed to admit it, it doesn't matter as you now have the chance to do so.

Samsung believed to be in talks with MediaTek

Samsung seems to be really moving away from Qualcomm. Remember those talks about Samsung no longer using Qualcomm products because of overheating issues? The South Korean giant didn't use a Snapdragon on the new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. The company decided to utilize its Exynos chipset instead. That decision makes senses but we're hearing reports that Samsung is in discussion already with MediaTek--a long time rival of Qualcomm.

Samsung Galaxy S6 scored highest in processor benchmark

Samsung's latest flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, use the South Korean giant's very own Exynos SoC with the latest 14 nm manufacturing process technology. You won't find any Snapdragon model now because Samsung decided to utilize its own Exynos division on its latest phones unveiled at MWC 2015 earlier this week.

Samsung releases official hands-on videos for Galaxy S6 and S6 edge

Usually, OEMs rely on tech websites and blogs to post hands-on articles and videos when they release their new products. But Samsung is going an unusual route by posting several hands-on videos on their YouTube channel to show off their spanking new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, specifically the smartphones' design, hardware and camera. Their aim is obviously to excite the public about the great new features and look of their newest flagship devices.