Featured user review Samsung Galaxy Note II 1-14-13 + MORE

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Many folks kicked off 2013 by making a New Year’s resolution, and it looks like Nokia is no different. Chris Weber, EVP of sales and marketing at Nokia, recently told FierceWireless that the Finnish company plans to work to expand its range of devices with AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon in 2013…

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Samsung sold over 100 million Galaxy S devices to date
Today Samsung has announced that it has sold over 100 million Galaxy S devices to date.

This milestone is reached in 2 years and 7 months after the original Galaxy S was launched in May 2010.
Samsung sold more than 40 million Galaxy S II units in only 20 months while the Galaxy S III hit the million mark only after 50 days after its release last May…

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Within the smartphone market, it’s not all about specifications or pricing . If it were, there’s no doubt in my mind that Windows Phone 8 would be doing even better than it is. We live in a world of applications, and those applications have become such an integral part of our lives that many people refuse to try a new mobile platform simply because it doesn’t have the apps they need…

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Samsung's Exynos 5 Octa will still have PowerVR 5 graphics While Samsung left most of us a tad let down at this year’s CES with no new device announcements, it did manage to get us excited about the future regarding its upcoming Exynos 5 Octa SoC.

As the name implies, the Exynos 5 Octa will feature eight cores of processing power; four Cortex A7's, and four Cortex A15's…

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Another week for the Official Smartphone Rankings has come and gone and the Samsung Galaxy Note II is your top pick again.  With CES over and only a couple new smartphones “coming soon” we believe the Note II will offer our Monday featured user review for many more weeks.
“Phenomenal smartphone – the best in the market”  By DONOFTHEWORLD1 on January 10, 2013
I’ve been using this smartphone for 2 months and guess what, the experience has been amazing…

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Huawei to Bring Ascend W2 Super thin 7.7mm WP8 Device to Mobile World Congress?
According to the rumor mill Huawei was just dipping it’s toes into the Windows Phone waters when it unveiled the Ascend W1 at CES this year. There is already chatter that the above device is the Ascend W2 and it will be announced at Mobile World Congress this year. This rumor was fueled by The Chairman of Huawei, himself Yu Chengdong with this quote:

The CES show, we released most of three global smartphone products, are: maximum screen Mate, the most powerful D2 and the best value the WP8 mobile phone W1 2 month Barcelona MWC Mobile World Congress will also release two most of the world’s smartphone products…

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Samsung's 5-inch 1080p screen is now all but confirmed We've previously covered some juicy rumors that Samsung is working on a 5-inch 1080p screen of its own. Competing manufacturers have already announced plenty of smartphones with such a screen, so the race is in full swing while Samsung is not even the list.

Well, fret not, because Sammy has its sleeves all rolled up, working hard on a 4…

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Free Wireless Charging Plate for all AT&T Lumia 920s until Feb 21 Ever since AT&T started exclusively selling the Nokia Lumia 920 in the US, the carrier has been kind enough to offer it bundled with Nokia's Wireless Charging Plate.

Initially, the carrier said the promotion will go on until the end of January, 2013, but now the timeframe of the deal has been extended to February 21…

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For seven weeks and counting, the Samsung Galaxy Note II has been a fan favorite, topping both the People’s Choice Chart and Mobile Tech Experts’ Chart in PhoneDog Media’s Official Smartphone Rankings™. Its lead over the competition is slowly narrowing, and with high-profile releases inevitable in 2013, its time at the top is limited…

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Good news today for fans of sliding QWERTY Android smartphones on Verizon, as a new batch of benchmark test results show that Samsung may be prepping a new Stratosphere model for Big Red. Benchmark results for a device with the model number SCH-I405 have been discovered on GLBenchmark, and according to the page, the device features a Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon S4 processor, 1280×720 screen resolution and Android 4…

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