Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S5 outselling Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S5 in blue

Samsung launched its Galaxy S5 smartphone on April 11 in some 125 countries, including Canada. While the company has yet to provide any hard numbers, it appears that its latest smartphone is flying off the shelves. Speaking to Reuters, Yoon Han-kil, senior vice president of Samsung’s product strategy team, said, “(The S5) is selling faster than the S4 so far, […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 update now rolling out in Canada

Android KitKat statue

There is good news today for Canadian owners of the Samsung Galaxy S4. The Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 update is now rolling out across our fair land. In fact, the update will upgrade devices to Android 4.4.2 KitKat. Reports so far point to the update hitting devices on the Bell Mobility, Rogers Wireless and TELUS Mobility networks. The update weighs […]

Rogers readying OS updates for Galaxy S4, Note 3, ATIV S and Lumia 920

Rogers logo

Fresh off its Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the HTC One (on schedule despite reports of delays), Rogers Wireless is now gearing up for a few more operating system updates. According to its latest OS Upgrades schedule, updated today, four more devices are set for updates in the near future. On the Android side, plans are afoot to roll out Android […]

Samsung makes Black Edition Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 mini official

Samsung Galaxy S4 Black Edition

Samsung today officially announced the Black Edition Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 mini after they launched in Russia earlier this month. Along with the new stitched faux-leather black back cover and bezel, both smartphones will come preloaded with a suite of eight dedicated wallpapers for both the home and lock screens, exclusive ringtones and a set of black accessories including […]

Samsung tries to silence customer over burned Galaxy S4

Burned Samsung Galaxy S4

With factories cranking out hundreds of millions of electronic devices every year, things are bound to go wrong every once in a while. That’s why companies offer warranties. Stories of smartphones catching fire or batteries exploding are not new and one would expect companies to know how to deal with such issues by now. Replacing the unit, especially when it’s […]

Red Samsung Galaxy S4 lands at Bell Mobility and Virgin Mobile Canada

Samsung Galaxy S4 in red

A common practice in the smartphone market is to release new colours in a bid to rekindle customer interest in slightly older devices. The latest to benefit from a new shade is the Samsung Galaxy S4. To date available in Black Mist and White Frost, Bell Mobility and flanker brand Virgin Mobile Canada are now offering it in a third […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition also getting Android 4.4 update

Google Play Edition Samsung Galaxy S4

We reported yesterday that the rollout of the Android 4.4 update for the HTC One Google Play Edition was underway. It turns out that the update is right behind and also landing on the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition. The announcement came via Google+’s Android account: Starting today, Samsung GS4 and HTC One Google Play edition devices are getting […]