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While the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus may be the first devices on Verizon with support for making voice calls over LTE and HD Voice, Android devices are not being left out. Verizon is now pushing out an update to users of the Samsung Galaxy S5 and LG G2 to make them VoLTE compatible. Verizon is calling their variant of VoLTE “Advanced Calling 1.0.” Despite the name, it’s still voice over LTE. And while your voice calls are going over the data network, Verizon will be billing you for voice minutes and not data usage. If you...

Samsung is known for its vivid and colorful AMOLED displays which are used on its smartphones. And it seems like the company’s latest phablet, the Galaxy Note 4, has struck gold in the display segment yet again. According to tests conducted by DisplayMate, the Galaxy Note 4 features the best mobile display in the market today. Surprisingly, even though the smartphone is more pixel dense and brighter than the Galaxy Note 3, it is believed to be 14% more energy efficient. The stand out improvements on the Galaxy Note 4 according...

The 16GB model of the Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 is now selling for just $219.99 on eBay. This is a refurbished model, which explains the enormous dip in price, but it’s still considerably cheaper than previous deals on refurbished units. The seller has no warranty on offer but is offering 30 day returns if you’re unsatisfied with the product. The Galaxy Tab Pro is Samsung’s premier flagship tablet which was announced back in February, much before the Galaxy Tab S surfaced. The tablet packs a 2560 x 1600 resolution display,...

Back when the Samsung Galaxy Note was originally shown off, rival manufacturers and large sections of the media wrote it off as a device which was too big for the customers. And one of the Samsung’s key industry rivals, Apple, was also one among the critics. However, with Apple launching the iPhone 6 Plus last week, the company’s hypocrisy has come out in the open. And Samsung has sensed this golden opportunity to take a jibe at the Cupertino manufacturer with a new commercial. The commercial talks about how the Galaxy...

Right after Samsung announced the Galaxy Alpha handset, it was made clear that the device was part of a series with many such devices to come in the future. We’re now coming across the specs sheet of one of these new Galaxy Alpha smartphones, known as the Samsung SM-A300. And much like the Galaxy Alpha, the smartphone is shown to be packing a midrange hardware. The design principles of the smartphone is expected to be unchanged as well. GFXBench reveals that the smartphone is packing a 4.8 inch 960 x 540 resolution display, a 1.2...

The tech world has been buzzing with news regarding the newly launched Apple iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus for the past two days or so. This also gives ample opportunity for rivals to poke fun at Apple’s latest launch. HTC was the first to publicly mock the iPhone 6 right after its launch and Samsung now has taken it to a whole new level with a series of ads targeting the latest iPhone. These target ads range from Apple’s livestream debacle on Tuesday to the company’s late foray into the large smartphone segment. Samsung...

T-Mobile is now rolling out the Android 4.4.2 update for the Samsung Galaxy Avant smartphone, bringing along the customary suite of changes and bug fixes. The carrier appears to be quite busy today as it rolled out a minor update to the LG G3 just a few hours ago. The update to the Galaxy Avant brings WiFi calling and also enables VoLTE on the device according to the carrier’s official support page. The update size is just 103MB, so it’s not imperative that you’re on a WiFi network before downloading it. As always,...

Verizon has started sending out the Android 4.4.4 update for the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone, bringing forth a couple of changes and fixes. Most importantly, the update finally fixes the persistent Bluetooth audio loss bug which had issues while streaming music. The camera has also received a bit of tweaking with this update, with improved flash coloring and consistent exposure. You can find the complete changelog below: This release includes accuracy improvements to the power profile, several stability, framework and security fixes...