Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus

Samsung launches Galaxy S5 Plus with a Snapdragon 805 SoC

Samsung has just launched the Galaxy S5 Plus smartphone with a Snapdragon 805 SoC, bringing it on par with the current crop of flagships such as the Galaxy Note 4 and the Motorola Nexus 6. Not surprisingly, this is pretty much the only difference between the Galaxy S5 Plus and the regular Galaxy S5 which

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Apple iPhone 6 Plus – Specs comparison

Again with the new iPhone(s)? Isn’t The Droid Guy supposed to be an Android-centric website? Leave droid fans alone. Be honest, you were thinking or wondering one of these things before you even finished reading our headline. And we completely understand your frustration. For the past two weeks or so, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Snapdragon 805 chip for the Galaxy Note 4 almost confirmed

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is under a month away from officially breaking cover at the IFA event and speculation has already begun regarding the hardware of the smartphone. Korean reports have now confirmed that Qualcomm will be supplying the Snapdragon 805 chipset to Samsung. The powerful Snapdragon 805 chipset will be used in LTE markets,

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX successor to sport a Snapdragon 805 SoC

The Kindle Fire HDX from 2012 is a pretty capable tablet on its own, especially considering the price it is retailing for. The tablet used the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 SoC, which was considered the best in the business at the time. A new leaked AnTuTu listing is now indicating that the successor to this popular tablet from last year

Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact rumor roundup and preview: more of the same?

Normally, we’d not even dare tackle potentially game-changing Android devices such as Sony’s Xperia Z2 and Z1 Compact sequels collectively, in just one preview post, sending the message they’re not really important as standalone products. No matter how little we know (as in truly know) about them, and how distant their releases may seem. After

Exynos 5433

Benchmark shows the Exynos 5433 outperforming the Snapdragon 805

It is common knowledge in the mobile industry that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 is one of the most sought after mobile SoCs in the market today. However, Samsung’s own Exynos brand of chipsets might not be far off according to this new AnTuTu listing. In fact, the company’s latest Exynos 5433 chipset is shown to

LG G3 vs HTC One M8 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 – Specs comparison

Samsung took the wraps off its “next big thing” in February, HTC evened the score a month later by showcasing and then releasing the One M8, and Sony… well, Sony tried to keep up with the big fishes, but ultimately drowned in a sea of manufacturing woes and distribution hostility. Meanwhile, LG kept an unusually

LG G3 preview and rumor roundup

Danger comes from where you least expect it, or so it seems to be the case for today’s mobile world tycoons. Samsung’s domination over the Android landscape is possibly not as threatened as we anticipated by the likes of Sony or HTC as it is by up-and-coming Oppo and OnePlus. Yet one historical Sammy rival

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wishlist and things to expect

The first-gen was an experiment, the second-gen an instant classic, the third-gen a refinement of an instant classic and all-around force of nature, so obviously Samsung has a lot riding on the success of the forthcoming Galaxy Note 4. Will the pressure get the better of the latest entry in a franchise that practically invented