Following the disastrous launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 last year in which there were several instances of batteries overheating and exploding and catching on fire, you can imagine that Samsung is being very cautious about such incidents repeating themselves in the future, and to their credit Samsung has taken active measures to prevent that from happening.
T-Mobile is finally rolling out the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for the Galaxy Note 4. Since the handset is nearly two years old it wasn’t prioritized like the more recent devices were, but the carrier has finally come around to releasing Marshmallow for this handset. It’s likely that this is the last major update that the Galaxy Note 4 gets as Android devices are generally not supported for major updates […]
Carriers don’t really have the best of reputation when it comes to software updates, their procedures tend to delay updates quite a bit which is one of the reasons why fragmentation is so common in Android. Galaxy Note 4 owners on Verizon have been waiting for a very long time to get the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update and finally the carrier is rolling out said update today.
You might find it hard to believe that Samsung would release the latest version of Android first for a handset that’s not part of its 2015 flagship lineup but that appears to have happened for at least one Galaxy Note 4 user in Hungary who has received an Android 6.0 Marshmallow build on his handset. By no means is this an official release of the firmware that many are anxiously waiting […]
Android users across the globe, who have compatible devices, are surely waiting for Android 6.0 Marshmallow to arrive but it appears that there may be more wait involved. As OEMs get updates for their handsets ready and carriers buckle up to put the updates through their paces, they’re also rolling out the latest iteration of Lollipop for devices that haven’t received it yet, like the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy […]
Last year’s Note flagships are finally getting the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update on AT&T, the carrier has rolled out said update for the Galaxy Note Edge and Galaxy Note 4. It may not be the latest publicly available version of Android but it’s the most recent one for these two handsets, most users across the country should have received an update notification by now.
Earlier this month Samsung finally unveiled its two new flagship devices, the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+. It has now started releasing both handsets gradually in supported markets across the globe, the latest word from Korea is that the two handsets are performing much better in the first week of launch than the Galaxy Note 4 did when it was released in September last year.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 comes with a 3,000mAh battery. This is a relatively decent sized battery but when you consider that it’s smaller than the Galaxy Note 4 which has a 3,220mAh battery, you’re probably a bit confused. After all wouldn’t the display and more powerful processor eat up more battery than before?However as it turns out that is not the case. According to a report from PhoneArena who […]
Good things come to those who wait happens to be a mantra that we are all familiar with by now, and I suppose there should be times in life where one does not need to wait so long for something good, right? This is the culture and age that we live in at the moment – where we would like to have instant gratification. Well, the patient and long wait […]
Sprint has released a new update for Galaxy Note 4 today which brings up the device from Android 5.0 to Android 5.1.1. Aside from bringing all of the improvements that are part and parcel of Android 5.1.1 this update also brings a critical security vulnerability fix. Sprint has patched the Stagefright vulnerability discovered in Android recently with this software update for the Galaxy Note 4.
In just a couple of months from now Samsung is going to unveil the Galaxy Note 5 which means it’s the perfect time for the company to run promotions and offer deals to get rid of as much of its Galaxy Note 4 stock as possible. Samsung has announced a new promotion called “Notable Savings” which promises a $200 rebate following a full price purchase of the Galaxy Note 4.
Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 4 owners on Sprint will receive an update notification today as the carrier is rolling out a new build for both devices. There’s not much to expect with this build as it’s an incremental update nevertheless it does bring a tweak or two for the devices . Given that it’s an incremental update it’s not that really big of a download so you don’t have to […]
The Galaxy Note 4 wasn’t among the first devices for which Samsung released the Android 5.0 but it still got the Lollipop update all in good time. Now there’s all sorts of speculation about when Samsung will roll out Android 5.1.1 for its handsets. It has not yet provided a confirmed release date for any of its devices, however according to a new report it appears that the company has […]
When it comes to competing smartphones, it isn’t always about Android versus Android. In the case of Samsung, many consider Apple’s iPhone to be its chief rival and with that being said, how is Samsung faring in the customer satisfaction department? As it turns out pretty well!This is according to the American Consumer Satisfaction Index (via PhoneArena) which found that last year’s Samsung Galaxy Note 4 actually beat out Apple’s […]