The Galaxy S5, which was launched in April 2014, is the most popular Samsung smartphone in the U.S. The Galaxy S7 is reportedly the second-most popular Samsung smartphone in the country.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 15, 2017
AT&T has finally issued the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for Samsung’s former flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, and the sportier Galaxy S5 Active. That still leaves customers of the network missing the Galaxy Note 4 upgrade, which has been available for months on all other major carriers.
Apps/Software August 29, 2016
Verizon has officially released the Android 6.0 Marshmallow software update for Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 4. AT&T has yet to release the treat, while T-Mobile is still lagging on the Galaxy Note 4 update for its users.
Apps/Software June 4, 2016
T-Mobile has just released the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Samsung Galaxy S5 owners on the carrier. That leaves AT&T and Verizon customers still waiting for the software upgrade from their respective carriers.
Apps/Software May 25, 2016
eBay has several smartphone deals for the techie moms . Customers can get big discounts on Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note Edge.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 16, 2016
Sprint has finally released the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Samsung's Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S5 Sport. The completion of the rollout will not be until May 19, though, so owners of the 2014 flagship device should remain patient.
Apps/Software April 9, 2016
Samsung Galaxy S5 owners from Trinidad and Tobago recently received the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. This means that the global rollout of the most-anticipated Android OS update is drawing near.
Apps/Software March 28, 2016
A reported internal Samsung presentation slide has leaked. The slide appears to confirm the specs of the Galaxy S7, while comparing it with the Galaxy S6 and S5.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 28, 2016
The starting price of the Google Nexus 5X has been dropped to $349, placing it among the best smartphone that consumers can buy for less than $450. Other options include the Apple iPhone 5s and the LG G4.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 13, 2016
The newest leaked version of Samsung’s Android 6.0 Marshmallow update list has emerged. The schedule provides the estimated release dates for the OS update to the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, Galaxy S5 and others.
Apps/Software December 18, 2015
A brand new Android 6.0 Marshmallow update schedule has leaked for Samsung devices. The list divulges the update release status of the Galaxy Note 5, 4, 3, S6, Edge, S5, S4 and others.
Apps/Software November 25, 2015
The smartphone market is full of handsets in all categories. The Samsung Galaxy S5, Motorola Moto X Pure Edition, iPhone 5s, HTC One M9 and the HTC One A9 are some midrange handsets that can attract buyers.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 26, 2015
A new report indicates which Samsung smartphones are set to receive an Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. The list includes the Galaxy S5, S6, S6 Edge and Edge+, Note 4 and 5, Galaxy Alpha, A8 and A7.
Apps/Software October 5, 2015
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge has seen its price slipping down to the mid-hundreds, yet it's still one of the best smartphones out there. Right now, it's just a dollar less than $500 on eBay.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 3, 2015
The Galaxy S6 is undoubtedly one of the best new Android smartphones around, and you can get a 128GB version for $280 off if you get it now.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 2, 2015
Many of Samsung’s latest smartphones including the Galaxy Note 4, Note 5 And S6 variants were recently confirmed to receive Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Not on the list was the Galaxy S5, whose owners are now wondering if their device will receive the update.
Apps/Software August 26, 2015
T-Mobile has started to push out updates for Samsung's Galaxy Note Edge, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy S5 to address the Stagefright issue. The exploit allows hackers to take over Android-powered devices without the owner doing anything.
Apps/Software August 11, 2015
The Stagefright patches that AT&T released apply to the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy S6 Active, Galaxy S5, Galaxy S5 Active and Galaxy Note 4.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 6, 2015
Looking to buy a brand new smartphone without breaking the bank? Here’s a great eBay smartphone deal you might want to check out.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 30, 2015
You can score a Samsung Galaxy S5, which still includes a removable battery and microSD expansion slot, at a discount. Amazon is offering the smartphone for $29.99 when signing a new two-year contract.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 21, 2015
Samsung's previous flagship device, the Galaxy S5, tops the smartphone rankings of Consumer Reports, beating out the current flagship devices, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 7, 2015
AT&T has released a software update with a download size of 296MB for the Samsung Galaxy S5. The update, however, will not take the smartphone's operating system to Android 5.1 Lollipop.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 3, 2015
A new report suggests that an Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update is coming soon for the Galaxy S5. Samsung is apparently busy developing the OS update for its former flagship smartphone.
Apps/Software June 22, 2015
Own a Samsung smartphone? Your personal data is highly at risk.
Internet June 17, 2015
U.S. network operator Verizon Wireless is pushing out a minor software update for its Samsung Galaxy S5. The update brings new features to users.
Apps/Software June 12, 2015
You can score a 16 GB unlocked Samsung Galaxy S5 for a great price. eBay has the smartphone on sale for $349.99.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 11, 2015
Google releases a bug fix that prevents Android Auto from working with two of the most popular Android smartphones on the market.
Apps/Software June 11, 2015
A slew of Samsung Galaxy smartphones have recently received the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. At this time, it's worth looking at all of the new developments that have come as a result of the updates.
Apps/Software May 19, 2015
The Android 5.0 Lollipop update has been confirmed to reach more users of Samsung's Galaxy S5 on various carriers. Variants of the S5 are also slated to receive the update, which will be rolling out regionally.
Apps/Software May 15, 2015
Thinking of getting yourself the new Samsung flagship? Get the old one instead.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 14, 2015
Users of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 and S4 smartphones have been experiencing major performance issues with Android 5.0 Lollipop. One of Samsung’s regional branches has admitted the problems exist and claims the company is working on solutions.
Apps/Software May 10, 2015
Sprint has just released the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Samsung Galaxy S5. The update is said to include features that provide a fix for problems users have been experiencing.
May 6, 2015
Those who want to go back to KitKat may be in luck. Various Internet sources have published instructions for users to downgrade their smartphone’s OS from Android 5.0 Lollipop to 4.4 KitKat.
Apps/Software May 2, 2015
The Android 5.0 Lollipop updates for Samsung smartphones have been coming fast and furious since our last roundup. Here’s a look at all the progress that has been made in updating Samsung smartphones to the latest operating system.
Apps/Software May 2, 2015
Industry standard tests reveal the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is the best smartphone for photographers.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 29, 2015
According to the AnTuTu list of Top 10 Popular Smartphones in the World for Q1 2015, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is the consumer favorite, followed by the Galaxy S5 and Xiaomi HM Note.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 25, 2015
You can now pick up an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S5 at a great price. eBay is offering the smartphone for $349.99.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 24, 2015
If you want a new phone with formidable features but can’t afford those $600 flagships, then here’s a great deal on the Samsung Galaxy S5.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 23, 2015
Not a fan of Samsung’s new un-removable batteries? It’s (relatively) cheap to replace them if damaged.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 16, 2015
April is proving to be a busy month for Android 5.0 Lollipop update releases, and many Samsung smartphones have received the update recently. Here’s a rundown of all the activity since our last roundup.
Apps/Software April 13, 2015
The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Samsung Galaxy S5 has been officially announced. The update is now rolling out for the device.
Apps/Software April 9, 2015
The Android Lollipop update for the Samsung Galaxy S5 is still nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, the carrier has rolled out the update to the older S4 and other Samsung devices.
Apps/Software April 8, 2015
U.S. Cellular has beaten AT&T to the punch and has become the fourth major U.S. carrier to release its Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Samsung Galaxy S5. Users can download the update over the air or by using Samsung Kies.
Apps/Software April 6, 2015
Users of the Galaxy S5 have been reporting serious performance issues with the device, including battery drain, overheating, app crashes and more. The problems arise after upgrading to Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Apps/Software April 6, 2015
Here’s a look at the progress being made by Samsung and its affiliated carriers in releasing the latest Android Lollipop 5.0 OS update to its Galaxy smartphones. The Galaxy S5, S4, S3, Alpha, S5 Mini, S5 Active and S5 Sport are all covered
Apps/Software April 3, 2015