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eleenong91 ADMIN :Samsung Galaxy Note 4 To feature 5.7 Inch QHD Display
We heard a rumor that the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 phablet would be launching at IFA 2014 in September, and now we have more information on Samsung’s next generation phablet.
We previously heard rumors that the Galaxy Note 4 would come with either a 5.5 inch or 5.6 inch display, although some new details have been revealed that the new Note will come with a 5.7 inch display.
According to GSM Arena, who have received some information on the new Galaxy Note 4, the phablet will feature a 5.7 inch QHD display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels.
The 5.7 inch display is the same size as on the existing Galaxy Note 3, although the resolution has been increased to QHD, the device is rumored to also feature either a hexa core Samsung Exynos processor or a quad core Snapdragon processor, possibly the Snapdragon 805.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is also rumored to come with at least 3GB of RAM, there is the possibility that it could be the first Samsung mobile device to feature 4GB of RAM.
The next generation Note from Samsung will apparently come with a choice of either 32gB or 64GB of built in storage, and it will feature front and rear facing cameras.
We also heard previously that the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 would feature the same cameras as the Galaxy S5, in the form of a 2 megapixel front camera and a 16 megapixel rear camera, although there are rumors that the device may actually feature a 20 megapixel rear camera.
The handset is also said to come with the same water resistance as the Samsung Galaxy S5, as soon as we get some more information on this new phablet, including some photos of the handset, we will let you guys know.
eleenong91 ADMIN :High End Samsung Android Flip Phone Launched In China
Samsung has launched another high end Samsung Android flip phone in China, the device is the Samsung SM-G9808, and it comes with some impressive specifications for a flip phone.
The handset features dual 3.7 inch Super AMOLED displays, although both display come with a WVGA resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, the device does get a quad core 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor and 2 GB of RAM.
Other specifications on this new Samsung Android flip phone include front and rear facing cameras, on the back of the device is a 13 megapixel camera for photos and video, up front the handset comes with a 2 megapixel camera.
The device also features a dual SIM card slot, dual band 802.11 a/b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and a 1900 mAh battery, as yet there are no details on which version of Android it comes with.
This new Samsung Android flip phone will be available with mobile carrier China Mobile, there are no details on how much the device will retail for in China.
eleenong91 ADMIN :Samsung Galaxy S5 ’10 Hidden Features’ revealed
You Can Write on it With a Pencil
The touch sensor on the Galaxy S5 is so sensitive that it can even recognise it when you are tapping, swiping or writing on it with a pencil.
Head over to Settings > Display and tick 'Increase touch sensitivity' feature or select 'Touch sensitivity' among the 22 quick menu icons by pulling down the status bar with two fingers.
After this, users will be able to instantly send text messages, send files, and take pictures with your fingers, a gloved hand, and even a pencil.
Tilt for a Customised Playlist
Tilt the Galaxy S5 horizontally (into landscape) while listening to a song via music player, and your Galaxy S5 instantly suggests similar tracks among the songs stored on your phone based on information of the current song, such as its genre, mood, source, etc. So the more songs you have, better the recommendation – instead of a mess and a headache.
Bookmark for Your favorite Apps with 'Toolbox'
'Toolbox' is a small widget that opens and closes like a mini-folder or app-drawer. It's small and round and you can move around just about anywhere on your screen. Place your favorite applications here and access them quickly whenever you need them.
You can either tap the 'Toolbox' icon on the quick panel (swipe down the status bar), or go to Settings and tap 'Toolbox'. A white circle-shaped icon with three dots inside will appear on the screen. Press and hold the icon and drag it to the Edit button, and then you can customise what apps appear on the floating Toolbox menu.
The floating shortcut menu will be shown and can be activated on every screen, making it useful for multi-tasking.
Maintain Your Privacy with Private Mode
The Galaxy S5 features a 'Private Mode' to hide personal documents, pictures, text messages, videos, voicemails, etc from outsiders.
Head over to Settings > Private Mode. After selecting the contents you want to hide, press Menu, and then touch 'Move to private' and a lock key will appear next to the contents, protecting them safely. Private content can be accessed via PIN, password or lock pattern.
With a cute UX design, Kids Mode provides fun and safe content for children. Also, you can allow and restrict access to applications and media content stored on your device by following a few quick steps.
a. Go to the Kids Mode widget at home screen, you can download this app. After downloading, a Kids Mode screen will be created.
b. Set your PIN and
c. enter your kid's profile, and then
d. select the applications that your child is allowed to use.
By default, it provides camera, painting, voice recorder, and video apps. To download various games and learning apps for kids, go to the Parental Control at the bottom right side of your screen, and Menu at the upper left, and then 'Kids Store'.
If you download a new application, a gift box appears on the Kids Mode screen. Tap this box and an app will be created as it opens. On a special day, install apps your child wanted and give them as surprise presents! The mode also lets you decide how long they can use the phone for on a daily basis.
Enable Camera from the Lock Screen
Galaxy S5 now features direct access to the 16-megapixel camera from the Lock Screen.
Head over to Settings > Lock Screen > 'Camera shortcut' and a camera icon will appear at the right bottom of the lock screen.
New Camera Features – Virtual Tour, Shot & More Mode
The 'Virtual Tour' is a feature that allows you to take pictures as if you are giving a tour of the surrounding area to viewers.
After putting the camera in the virtual tour mode, by moving the camera according to the guided arrows that point forward, left, or right, you can take shot after shot of the same background. With the pictures together, you will have a 'moving picture' like a 'gif' image.
The 'Shot and More' mode allows you to edit pictures and apply various effects immediately after taking your shots.
In this mode, you can choose the best photo from several taken in rapid succession, using diverse features such as best photo, best face, drama shot, eraser, and a lot more.
Set 'Priority Senders' in the Messaging App
If you set 'Priority Senders', the contact lists of your priority senders will be displayed on the top of the messaging app as an icon.
just by tapping this icon, you can send or receive messages right away.
Go to the Messages app, tap ' ', and then select Priority Senders to add up to 25 people.
Check Caller Information While You Are still on Phone
On the Settings, tab Call, and select 'Show caller information' check box. Then the callers' recent social network activity (Google ) and the history of your communication with them will be displayed.
Receive Call While Using Other Apps with 'Call Notification Pop-ups'
Don't you hate it when you are in the middle of a game and a call ruins everything? If that's a problem, the Call Notifications Pop-up feature could come in handy.
eleenong91 ADMIN :Report: Samsung Galaxy S5 Sales Double S4's Launch-Day Record
Samsung has made a habit of breaking its own records when it comes to the Galaxy series flagships. Keeping up with the trend, the South Korean company's latest flagship Galaxy S5 broke the launch day sales records of its predecessor Galaxy S4.
The Galaxy S5, which was released last Friday simultaneously in 125 countries around the world, has sold 30 percent more handsets on its launch day than the Galaxy S4. In fact, in some European markets, sales were double that of its predecessor. The smartphone is scheduled to be launched in 25 more markets in the next few days, bringing the total number to 150.
Although Samsung hasn't yet officially announced S5's launch day sales, an unnamed Samsung representative said that sales so far are in the millions. There have also been reports of stock depletion in many places.
The Galaxy S5 sports a 5.1-inch HD display and runs Android 4.4 KitKat. It's being regarded as one of the best high-end smartphones in the market. Its SIM-free units are priced around $699 in the US and around $599 in most of Europe and Asia.