Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5 Sales Reportedly Lagging Behind iPhone 5s
In the earnings guidance for its second quarter Samsung blamed weak demand for its smartphones as one of the reasons behind falling revenue. The company might have hoped that the Galaxy S5 would have been able to turn its fortunes but apparently that didn’t happen. A report published today claims that the Galaxy S5’s sales are lagging behind the iPhone 5s, certainly a blow for Samsung, given the fact that the latter […]

iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c Leading In Europe, Galaxy S5 Catching Up
Both the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c were launched late last year, but it seems that their popularity could be waning as over in Europe, it has been reported that the Samsung Galaxy S5 is catching up. Despite the phone launching earlier this year, recent stats revealed by Kantar Worldpanel has revealed that the Galaxy S5 has taken the number 3 spot in Europe’s big-five markets.These markets include the UK, […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition Render Leaks
There has been chatter about a Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition variant but no official confirmation has come in yet. Samsung is known for launching multiple variants of its flagship smartphones so it really won’t surprise anyone if this particular variant were to be released in the near future. Today a render of the Samsung Galaxy S5 GPE has been posted online and while it looks convincing enough there’s […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Tizen OS Powered Variant Rumored
Samsung is one of those manufacturers that have a habit of releasing multiple variants of their flagship smartphones. Apart from the initial flagship Samsung has already released two variants with another expected to hit shelves next month. We’re now hearing rumors about a Galaxy S5 model that’s not powered by Android, instead it would be powered by the company’s homegrown Tizen OS.


Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition Spotted On Android Website
Back in 2013, Google announced Google Play Edition handsets which we guess could be thought of as the precursor to the rumored Android Silver program. At that time only two devices were part of it, and one of them was the Samsung Galaxy S4. The hardware of the phone remained the same but instead of Samsung’s TouchWiz UI, it just used a stock version of Android instead.Now we’re sure that […]

Sprint Launches The Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport
Soon after the Samsung Galaxy S5 was unveiled back in February we started hearing rumors about an “Active” variant of the latest flagship. Sure enough, the Galaxy S5 Active was soon officially launched. Under that particular branding it is offered by AT&T in the U.S. Sprint today announced that its getting that variant as well, though it will be called the Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport. The spotlight is not only on this variant’s […]

Samsung's Premium Galaxy F Smartphone Gets Pictured Again
Earlier this week Samsung formally announced the Galaxy S5 LTE-A. It has the same build and design as the Galaxy S5 which was released back in April, but the smartphone touts a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor and a Quad HD display. Now we have been hearing for a few weeks now that a premium variant of the Galaxy S5 is on the cards, and while the recently announced variant may […]

UPSM Manager Sees More Apps Added On Galaxy S5
So you are rocking out to the Samsung Galaxy S5, and simply cannot get enough of the smartphone, taking full advantage of its waterproof rating to go nuts at the swimming pool as well as by a river. Well, a phone might have plenty of features, but all of it would amount to nothing if it does not have the kind of battery life to last, right? Fret not, the […]

Samsung Fixes S Finder Universal Search App With Update
Samsung has begun to introduce a new software update to a couple of mobile devices from their stable, namely the Samsung Galaxy S5 as well as the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. This is not a major update in the first place, but that does not mean it is any less important. According to Samsung, this update is being pushed forward because of its S Finder universal search app that is […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A Will Not Be Sold In Global Markets
Remember earlier today Samsung announced the Galaxy S5 LTE-A? The handset featured an upgraded processor, more RAM, and also a QHD display, all of which are features and specs rumored to make its way into the Galaxy S5 Prime. So does that mean the Galaxy S5 LTE-A is the Galaxy S5 Prime?Maybe, maybe not, but if you were hoping that Samsung would release the phone stateside, you might be out […]

Wi-Fi Calling Comes To Sprint Galaxy S5
We first heard rumors at the start of this year that Sprint was going to launch Wi-Fi calling. It did indeed, the official announcement was made in February. The first devices to support this feature on the carrier were the Samsung Galaxy Mega and the Galaxy S4 mini. Most of the devices on the carrier that have support for this feature need a dedicated software update before it can actually be […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A Launched In South Korea With QHD Display
There has been a lot of talk about Samsung launching a Galaxy S5 handset with a QHD display. In fact many have referred to it as the Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime. Perhaps that could be its name in overseas markets, but in South Korea, Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy S5 LTE-A.First of we guess the main differences here would be the fact that the Galaxy S5 LTE-A comes with […]

Galaxy S5 Has The Best Camera, According To DxOMark
We’re sure that with all the smartphones out there today, with each company boasting that their camera technology is the best, that customers are wondering which smartphone really takes the best photos? However like we said before, this really boils down to personal preference because some cameras take photos with more saturation, which is what some users like, while others present a more natural tone, which might seem flat to […]

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 […]