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  • Samsung packs Boeing 747s with Galaxy S6, S6 Edge smartphones ahead of US launch Yesterday

    New Delhi: Samsung is packing several Boeing 747s with its latest Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones ahead of their launch in the US. Although the official consumer rollout in the US is scheduled for April 10, T-Mobile pre-orders started shipping last week. The latest smartphones were unveiled at this month's...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge (128GB) not up for pre-order in India; only 32GB and 64GB variants can be pre-booked 5 days ago

    New Delhi: While Samsung has announced the prices of the 128GB models of the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones, the company has not yet made them available for pre-booking in India. The new S6 phones have been listed on the company's e-store since March 23 and are available for...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge review: The best Samsung phones ever made 5 days ago

    New York: A better design, sharper camera and easier to use software make the new Galaxy S6 phones the best Samsung has yet to offer. Although Samsung has been praised for its improved hardware, much of what I like is in the software - specifically, what's not in it. After a...
  • Samsung to 'Make In India' Galaxy S6, dual-curved S6 Edge smartphones March 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung launched its flagship Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones in India on March 23, within three weeks of the global launch, as the Korean electronics giant looks to compete with rival Apple's iPhone 6. The company said it will also manufacture the sixth edition of the...
  • Samsung India launches Galaxy S6 at Rs 49,900, Galaxy S6 Edge with three-sided display at Rs 58,900 March 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung has announced the launch of its much-awaited flagship Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones in India at Rs 49,900 onwards. The Galaxy S6 will come in three variants - 32GB for Rs 49,900, 64GB for Rs 55,900 and 128GB for Rs 60,900. The Galaxy S6 Edge, that...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge coming to India today March 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung is all set to launch the much-awaited Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones in India today. While the phones will go on sale in India from April, the company will announce the pricing and availability details for the Indian market on Monday. The Galaxy S6 has a...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge to be launched in India on March 23 March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung is all set to launch the much-awaited Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones in India on March 23. While the phones will go on sale in India from April, the company will announce the pricing and availability details for the Indian market on Monday. The Galaxy S6...
  • BlackBerry to launch 4 new phones this year; one of them will have a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge-like dual-curved screen March 5, 2015

    New Delhi: BlackBerry will launch four new smartphones this year, one of them featuring a dual-curved screen akin to Samsung Galaxy S6-Edge, which was launched at the recently concluded Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. While announcing its plans for the upcoming smartphones, the company said that one of them will be...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge first impressions review: Design, picture quality the most noticeable improvements March 3, 2015

    New York: Samsung's new Galaxy smartphones improve in two major areas: design and picture quality. Samsung ramped up its camera technology in last fall's Galaxy Note 4, and the camera is even better in the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge announced on Sunday. More importantly, the new phones have a more...
  • MWC 2015 highlights: From Samsung and HTC's flagship phones to Facebook and Google's big plans March 3, 2015

    New York: High-end smartphones from Samsung and HTC have gotten much of the attention at this week's wireless show in Barcelona, Spain, but cheaper options are coming from Microsoft, Lenovo and others too. Meanwhile, Google and Facebook are working on giving people more ways to use those devices. Here's a look...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge vs HTC One M9: How the new flagships measure against each other March 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Following a string of leaks and rumours around its next flagship phones, both Samsung and HTC have launched their new high-end smartphones in the Galaxy S and One series, respectively. While the South Korean giant introduced two variants of the latest Galaxy S6 phone - one with a...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge: 10 things new in Samsung's next-gen smartphones March 2, 2015

    While the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is the first phone with a dual-edge screen, both the S6 and the S6 Edge mark significant improvements and departures from previous Samsung flagships. 1. Now Samsung's S6 phones will have a metal frame - like the iPhone. The casing is made from light-weight...
  • With Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, Samsung ditches signature plastic design for more stylish metal and glass March 2, 2015

    New York: Samsung, locked in a tight race with Apple to be the world's biggest smartphone maker, has unveiled an important new phone that ditches its signature plastic design for more stylish metal and glass. Full coverage: Mobile World Congress 2015 The South Korean phone manufacturer also unveiled a premium model with...
  • Photos: Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge March 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung unveiled on Sunday its latest flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge, at the Unpacked event during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Galaxy S6 smartphone features a slim body made from aircraft-grade metal and is designed from scratch in an operation dubbed...
  • Q&A: Here's what you need to know about Samsung Pay March 2, 2015

    New York: Last fall, Apple launched Apple Pay, bringing mobile-payment technology to the iPhone. Samsung now wants to get that on Android phones - at least the ones it makes. The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge phones announced Sunday will come with mobile-pay capabilities. Samsung's payment service won't come until this...
  • Samsung launches Galaxy S6 with a flat display, Galaxy S6 Edge with a dual-curved display; first Samsung phones to support wireless charging March 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung unveiled its latest Galaxy S6 smartphone featuring a slim body made from aircraft-grade metal, in a bid to reclaim its throne as undisputed global smartphone leader from Apple. Designed from scratch in an operation dubbed "Project Zero", the phone comes in two variants - the Galaxy S6 and...
  • Live: Samsung launches the Galaxy S6 at MWC 2015 March 1, 2015

    Samsung launches Galaxy S6 with a flat display, Galaxy S6 Edge with a dual-curved display; first Samsung phones to support wireless chargingHTC One M9: HTC's new flagship smartphone with a 20-megapixel rear camera officially unveiledHTC Vive: HTC unveils its first virtual reality headset; coming later this yearWe have got glimpses...
  • Samsung's Galaxy S6 tops the chart of 'most-anticipated' smartphone at the MWC 2015 March 1, 2015

    New Delhi: The Mobile World Congress 2015 is just a few hours away and speculations are running all-time high around the possible unveilings of some of the most awaited smartphones and related technologies at the three-day event. The last two weeks have seen a lot of rumours and leaks surrounding one...
  • Leaked images show two Samsung Galaxy S6 variants; one has a standard display, the other with a curved screen February 27, 2015

    Samsung is said to be launching two variants of the upcoming Galaxy S6 smartphone - one with a standard display and the other with a Galaxy Note Edge-like curved display. Adding weight to the rumours is a new set of leaked images of prototypes posted on xda-developers forum that show...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 to be launched in India in the second week of April; to be available for pre-booking from March February 24, 2015

    New Delhi: The much-awaited Samsung Galaxy S6 that is scheduled to be unveiled globally on March 1 will make its way to India in the second week of April. While the exact India launch date is yet to be finalised, the sixth generation smartphone in the Galaxy S series is...
  • The first official look at the Samsung Galaxy S6 gives a glimpse of a curved side display February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: US mobile carrier, T-Mobile has officially unveiled the first look of Samsung's much-anticipated smartphone, the Galaxy S6, which hints to a curved display. The Samsung Galaxy S6 is yet-to-be-rolled out to the consumers, however, a Twitter post by T-Mobile's CEO John Legere confirmed that the device will be available...
  • Samsung's new teaser video hints at a borderless, metallic 'Next Galaxy' S6 smartphone February 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung's latest video for its 'Next Galaxy' gives us a sneak preview of what seems like a sans-border smartphone in metal to be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 event in Barcelona starting March 2. The next flagship model in its Galaxy range is already speculated to...
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 price slashed by Rs 3,550; now available at Rs 18,350 February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: In what can be seen as a precursor to the discontinuation of the flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone, Samsung has announced a price cut of Rs 3,550 on its original selling price. A retailer told IBNLive that the Galaxy S4 smartphone is now available for Rs 18,350. However, online shopping...
  • Samsung names new mobile marketing head less than a month before the Galaxy S6 launch February 4, 2015

    Seoul: South Korea's Samsung Electronics said on Tuesday it has appointed a new smartphone marketing chief, less than a month before the expected unveiling of its next flagship Galaxy S handset. Lee Sang-chul, formerly head of the company's Russian operations, has been tapped as head of strategic marketing for the mobile...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 expected to be launched on March 1; could come with a curved display February 3, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung, which has been long rumoured to unveil the next version of its Galaxy S smartphone, Galaxy S6, on the sidelines of Mobile World Congress 2015, has now got a launch date for the new flagship. The company has started sending out media invites for its March 1...
  • Samsung drops Qualcomm processors for Galaxy S6: Report January 21, 2015

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics will not use Qualcomm's processors for the next version of the South Korean technology giant's flagship Galaxy S smartphone, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing unidentified sources. Such an outcome would be a blow for Qualcomm's prospects for 2015, with the company already having guided for weaker-than-usual annual revenue...
  • Mobile phones: The Thin, the thinner, the thinnest September 26, 2014

    Chinese smartphone maker Gionee says its Elife S5.1 has been recognised by Guinness World Records as the slimmest smartphone in the world. The phone with 5.1 mm body betters popular smartphones in the thinness spec by a sizeable margin. This infographic gives an idea of how slim our phones have...
  • Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus more durable than Samsung Galaxy S5: Tests September 22, 2014

    New York: Apple's new and bigger iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are more durable than last year's model and a leading Android phone, a study says. Apple's iPhone 6, whose screen measures 4.7 inches, did the best across a variety of tests that measures how prone smartphones are to break...
  • Samsung launches Galaxy S5 Mini in India at Rs 26,499 September 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Korean handset maker Samsung unveiled the successor to its flagship S5 smartphone Galaxy S5 Mini in India at a price of Rs 26,499. The handset is available in India from September 10 through ecommerce major Flipkart. With a host of innovative features like water and dust...
  • Samsung loses ground to Huawei, Lenovo; shipments falter in second quarter July 30, 2014

    New York: Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest maker of smartphones, saw its sales drop in the second quarter, a research firm said Tuesday. The Korean phone giant lost ground to upstart Chinese manufacturers after several years of headlong growth, according to figure from IDC. The research firm said Samsung's smartphone sales fell...