Galaxy S4 i9500 Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Reportedly Coming Next Year

Now that Google has confirmed the roll out of Android 5.0 Lollipop the inevitable will soon happen. People will start asking when the update is going to be released for their devices. Some OEMs have already confirmed their roadmaps while others have maintained radio silence over the matter. As far as Samsung is concerned a new report suggests that the Galaxy S4 i9500 Android 5.0 Lollipop update will be released […]


T-Mobile Galaxy S4 Android 4.4.4 Update Has Been Released

Those who own a carrier locked Samsung device in the U.S. have been waiting patiently for Android 4.4.4. This software update was released a couple of months back by Google. While it doesn’t bring any major changes the update does include some important security fixes that will go a long way in ensuring users’ safety. Carriers in the U.S. have now started to roll out Android 4.4.4 for certain Galaxy […]


WatchOn Plus With New UI Released For Galaxy S4 And Note 3

Like many other OEMs that make Android devices Samsung includes certain software on its devices that are exclusive and not available for any other Android device. Take WatchOn for example, the app basically serves as a TV guide and a universal remote for gadgets like DVRs, set-top boxes and TVs. An overhauled version of the app debuted with Samsung Galaxy S5 earlier this year now the company has released the updated […]


Olloclip For Samsung Galaxy S5, Galaxy S4 Announced

When it comes to smartphone accessories, manufacturers tend to prefer creating for the iPhone because their designs tend to be fixed, at least for a couple of years, unlike Android phones that are of different shapes and sizes, meaning that it would be hard to create a one-size-fits-all solution.One of those accessories would be the Olloclip which provides iPhone users with a variety of lenses to use with their smartphone. […]


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Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Goes Missing

There are some of us out there who do not really mind using a smartphone which is one generation behind in terms of technology, as long as it fits our needs and purposes. For those who are rocking to the Android platform, you would most probably know that the Google Play Store does carry a fair number of devices on its own, including Google Play edition devices such as the […]


Teenage Girl’s Galaxy S4 Catches Fire Under Her Pillow

A 13-year old girl in Texas had a rude awakening in the middle of the night not because the alarm on her smartphone went off or she received an unexpected call, it was actually because her smartphone caught fire underneath her pillow. Ariel Tolfree placed her Samsung Galaxy S4 under her pillow before going to sleep. Thankfully she smelt it burning and was able to take action before the burning phone […]


Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE (GT-I9506) Receives Android 4.4.2 KitKat Update

They say that good things always come to those who wait – if you happen to be rocking to the Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE (otherwise known by its model number as the GT-I9506), then you would be pleased as punch to take note that Samsung has begun to introduce the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for this particular model.


Galaxy S4 Units In Israel Reportedly Experiencing Swollen Batteries

Here’s the deal, using unauthorized third-party chargers is not good for your phone. We’ve seen evidence where unauthorized chargers can actually damage the internal components of your phone, but more importantly there could be immediate dangers, like electrocution or even the catching of fire.That being said, it seems that there have been a spate of incidents over in Israel where it has been reported that several Samsung Galaxy S4 units […]


Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.3 Release Expected Later This Month

A couple of months after Google released Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for all supported devices, it rolled out an incremental update in the shape of Android 4.4.3. As always the first devices to receive said update were smartphones and tablets in Google’s own Nexus crop. Next in line are some of the best performing Android devices released this year. Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is certainly on that list and a new leaked document […]


Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition Receives Android 4.4.3 KitKat

May I have your attention please – those of you who happen to own the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition, here is word that the long awaited Android 4.4.3 KitKat operating system update is now rolling out for your smartphone. After all, Nexus devices have begun to be on the receiving end of Android 4.4.3, not to mention the soak tests for the Motorola Moto X kicking off to […]


Android 4.4.3 For Galaxy S5 And Galaxy S4 Being Tested

Samsung has already released the Android 4.4 KitKat update for a handful of its devices. Rumor has it that the company is now working to bring the update to a few of its low-end and mid-range devices as well. It is also claimed that the company has started working on Android 4.4.3 for Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S4. Apparently testing has begun on both Exynos and Snapdragon powered variants of the Galaxy […]


Samsung Galaxy S4 Value Edition To Arrive With Android 4.4 KitKat

With Samsung having a smartphone for just about any and every budget, it is not a surprise then, to see that the Samsung Galaxy S4 is still hanging around even with the release of the Samsung Galaxy S5. Having said that, there is a newly launched version of the Samsung Galaxy S4, where it is known as the Samsung Galaxy S4 Value Edition which will arrive with Android 4.4 KitKat […]


Verizon Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 Update Finally Released

Verizon subscribers have had to wait for a lot of time to get the Android 4.4 KitKat update on their Galaxy S4. Its actually one of the few carriers in the U.S. that have kept the wraps on this update for this long. Not anymore though. The Verizon Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat update has finally been released.


Samsung Galaxy S4 Outsold HTC One 4:1

The original HTC One (M7) was more than just a decent smartphone – it was a high end flagship device that deserved its plaudits, but unfortunately, there was a perception issue with the brand that most probably limited its sales figure, registering sales of 5 million units within its first two months of availability. While that might sound impressive, relatively speaking, it fared poorly against the Samsung Galaxy S4 who […]