Samsung’s Fast Charger Reportedly Melted A Galaxy S4

While smartphone batteries are improving in terms of how long they last, other areas that OEMs are improving on are using components that are more energy efficient, and also creating software with battery saving features. Another way is to include faster charging capabilities, so at least even if you run out of juice, you’ll be back up and running again in a considerably shorter time.


Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Android 5.1 Update Released

Most high-end and some mid-range devices have already received the Lollipop update but even though the next major Android update is just around the corner there are still many compatible devices that have yet to be updated to Lollipop. Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition is one such device and fortunately for those who own one the much awaited Android 5.1 Lollipop update is finally rolling out for this handset.


Galaxy S4 Gets Stagefright Fix On Verizon

The Stagefright vulnerability has given Android device users around the world much to be worried about, even though OEMs and carriers are rushing to patch the exploit given the fragmented nature of Android they just can’t do it fast enough. Since this debacle many have promised to provide regular monthly security updates for their Android devices. Samsung is one of then and today the Galaxy S4 is receiving the much awaited […]


Galaxy S4 Lollipop Update Released By Sprint

The Galaxy S4 is among the few devices from Samsung which have already received the Android 5.0 Lollipop update on various carriers. Samsung has already released said update for the international unlocked variant of this handset. Sprint has been lagging behind with the update for this particular device but now it has finally come through. The Galaxy S4 Lollipop update has finally been released by the carrier for its subscribers who are no doubt […]


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Verizon Galaxy S4 Lollipop Update Arrives

Galaxy S4 owners on Verizon who have been waiting to get a taste of Lollipop should look out for an update notification today. Verizon has finally released the much awaited Lollipop update for Galaxy S4 owners on its network. The update is being rolled in stages over-the-air so don’t expect it go live across the country at once, these things take time.


Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Android 5.1 Update May Arrive Soon

It has been quite a while since a new device arrived under the Google Play Edition moniker. Devices released under this program were sold unlocked and for full price, customers got unlocked bootloaders as well as the assurance that after Nexus devices GPE units would be next in line for major Android OS updates. Samsung’s only entry in the GPE program was the Galaxy S4 and according to a new report […]


AT&T Galaxy S4 SGH-i337 Lollipop Update Released

AT&T today released the much awaited Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update for the Galaxy S4. The update is being rolled out over-the-air, as all software updates are these days, which means that it will require some time before it’s available to all users all across the country. The carrier has put up the software update article on its website so that’s as official as it can get. If you don’t see the update […]


Android 5.0 Lollipop Update For Galaxy S5, Galaxy S4 Halted In Norway

Samsung intends to remain on top of the game by jumping aboard the Android 5.0 Lollipop update bandwagon for its slew of smartphones that are compatible with the update. Having said that, it is far from surprising to hear that there will be delays in addition to obstacles along the way, especially when you take into consideration how there are various devices all over the place in different regions. Samsung […]


Samsung Galaxy S4 I9506 Satisfies Sweet Tooth With Lollipop Update

If you so happen to have purchased a Samsung Galaxy S4 I9506 (boy, those model numbers can sure drive a person crazy in the long run, especially when you take into consideration the number of smartphones that Samsung alone introduces each year!), which is otherwise known as the Galaxy S4 LTE-A or Galaxy S4 LTE+, depending on which region you live in, you would no doubt have been putting on […]


Galaxy S4 Android 5.0.1 ROM With TouchWiz Leaked

Majority of Samsung’s devices compatible with Android 5.0 Lollipop will receive the much awaited update in early 2015. That’s a vague timeframe that we have right now as Samsung hasn’t confirmed the roadmap yet. While many previews of Lollipop ROMs for various Samsung devices have already been seen there haven’t been many leaks but there’s one today for people who own a Galaxy S4. Seemingly originating from China a Samsung […]


Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Ends Its Run

Over the past year several Google Play Edition devices have ended their run on the Google Play Store, devices included the likes of HTC One (M7), Xperia Z Ultra, Moto G and even the LG G Pad 8.3, and now its the end of the road for Samsung’s Galaxy S4. The Google Play Edition of this smartphone is no longer available for purchase from the Google Play Store, it had […]


Android 5.0 Update Rolling Out To Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition

If you’re a Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition owner, you’re in luck because according to reports, it looks like the Android 5.0 Lollipop update is currently being pushed out to Galaxy S4 GPE devices as we speak. A little over a week ago, we reported that the Android 5.0 Lollipop updated for the Galaxy S4 GPE was being previewed, so we guess it didn’t take long for the update […]


Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Previewed

We’re tracking the Android 5.0 Lollipop roll out closely and after having made its way to Nexus smartphones and tablets, the update is slowly landing on Google Play Edition devices, not to mention the fact that devices like the Moto X and LG G3 have already started receiving Lollipop in many markets. Though the update hasn’t been released for this particular device, leaked screenshots provide us with a preview of […]


Leaked Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 Build Preview

We reported last week that Samsung was testing out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update on the Galaxy S4, last year’s flagship smartphone. Previews of the update running on the current flagship, Galaxy S5, have already been leaked online but this is a first. Today we get a look at the preview of a leaked Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 build which not only features Lollipop but also new TouchWiz user interface from Samsung.