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Samsung Confirms Android Lollipop for Galaxy S5 Mini
By Luke Jones on Monday May 18, 2015

Samsung has already delivered Android 5.0 Lollipop to many of its smartphones, but the company?s portfolio is huge and there are plenty more due for the update. The Galaxy S5 Mini for example, a device that is around a year old and is now starting to receive its upgrade to Android 5.0.1 Lollipop. That?s according to Samsung's Danish website.

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S6 Receives Mysterious Update
By Luke Jones on Thursday May 14, 2015

If you own Samsung's new Galaxy S6 flagship on AT&T in the United States, you should be receiving a new update for the handset. Interestingly though, it is not entirely clear what the upgrade is for as there has been no changelog released, but it is certainly not for new software as the device remains on Android 5.0.2.

Samsung Continues to Struggle in Japan, Galaxy S6 Sales Disappoint
By Luke Jones on Wednesday May 13, 2015

Samsung has enjoyed massive global success in recent years, and despite a lull last year the company is firmly back on the march thanks to the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. However, Sammy has often struggled in Japan and it seems even the extremely well received Galaxy S6 flagships are also failing in the Land of the Rising Sun.

Samsung brings Android Lollipop to Budget Galaxy Core Prime
By admin on Tuesday May 12, 2015

Samsung dropped a bit of a surprise today with the news that it is updating the humble Galaxy Core Prime to Android 5.0 Lollipop, with the upgrade starting today. This marks the first device the Korean company has elected to get Lollipop that has a budget price, other Galaxy devices with the updated are high end of mid-range.

Samsung Offering Four Free Galaxy Note 4 Avengers Cases
By Luke Jones on Friday May 08, 2015

Samsung announced a team up with Marvel for special edition versions of the Galaxy S6 adorned in colors of the Avengers (Iron-Man, Thor, Captain America, and HULK). It seems the Korean company has more Avengers tie-ins to come as Samsung is now teaming up with Marvel for a limited edition offer.

Galaxy J1 Coming to Verizon... Too Expensive?
By Luke Jones on Wednesday May 06, 2015

While most of the Samsung news recently has been about the Galaxy S6 Edge and Galaxy S6, the company has another smartphone on the way. The mega affordable Galaxy J1 is launching in Europe and Asia, but according to reports today the J1 is also going to be making its way to Verizon. The largest network in the United States is of course a big supporter of Samsung, so adding an entry level device to its portfolio makes sense.

T-Mobile Updating Samsung Galaxy Note Edge to Android Lollipop
By Luke Jones on Tuesday May 05, 2015

It has only been a week since T-Mobile started sending Android 5.0.1 Lollipop to the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, and today the Note Edge is also in line for the update. The "Uncarrier" network officially announced that the upgrade is going to the device with the curved screen from today in a staged over the air roll out.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Iron Man Special Edition
By Luke Jones on Tuesday May 05, 2015

With Avengers: Age of Ultron currently storming theaters, it is fitting to have a smartphone tie-in and no company does marking quite like Samsung. The world's largest smartphone company has announced a new special edition of its Galaxy S6 flagship, one that is colored like Iron Man's armour. Is this the smartphone Tony Stark would use? Who knows, but this funky color certainly looks good. In fact, all the Avengers are covered, so there is a Hulk color, a Captain America color, and... well you get the picture.

Samsung Working on Tizen Based Z2
By Luke Jones on Tuesday May 05, 2015

Samsung launched its first Tizen based smartphone, the Z1, earlier in the year and the device has enjoyed solid sales in India. Now the South Korean company is going to expand its own platform further by launching a sequel which will be called (surprise, surprise) the Z2. The new handset is going to apparently launch during the first half of this year, although that would mean it should land in the next two months.

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Receiving Android Lollipop After-all
By Luke Jones on Monday May 04, 2015

Earlier today we told you about Samsung's decision not to update the Galaxy Note 2 to Android 5.0 Lollipop, as confirmed by Samsung Gulf on a Facebook post. However, there are contradictory messages now coming from Samsung Spain, with that division of the Korean company saying that the aging phablet will indeed be getting the latest full build of Google's operating system.