Samsung 2014 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Samsung Articles for 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. HTC One (M8): Which is Android’s Current King?

The competition has gotten fierce, but the two highest-profile Android phones of 2014 still come from Samsung and HTC. Which flagship should new smartphone shoppers choose? We break it all[...]

Hands on Samsung’s Gear Fit: The Most Beautiful Smartwatch is Intentionally Crippled

Samsung's Gear Fit smartwatch is one of the most beautiful pieces of technology we've ever seen. But it isn't perfect, and those flaws may just be enough to keep it[...]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Review: The Blockbuster Phone

Samsung's newest flagship brings more pure functionality than any other phone on the market. But is that a good thing? Find out in our review.

Samsung Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit Review

Samsung's second stab at the wearables market consists of three devices: two new smartwatches, and a fitness band hybrid. They're all improvements over last year's Galaxy Gear, but does that[...]

Moms, Dads, & Grads: What Is the Best Smartphone?

Smartphones are not all alike, nor are smartphone users. Subtle differences in the design, UI, and services make some smartphones better suited for certain tasks than others, while the demands[...]

Samsung Galaxy S5: Hands-on Preview

Samsung's Galaxy S5 is here. It isn't the most revolutionary phone we've seen, but it's still an outstanding device. Read on and check out the next new Android superstar.

Android Wear Review

Android Wear is Google's take on a wearable operating system, and it's based heavily on Google Now and Android's standard notifications. Is that enough to launch the wearable trend? Let's[...]

Apple and Samsung Beat All Other Phone Makers in Brand Loyalty

It may not come as a surprise, but a new report indicates Apple has the highest rate of brand retention among smartphone manufacturers with 76% of iPhone users replacing their[...]

Samsung Galaxy S5: Same Design, Stellar Camera

Samsung's new mainstream flagship is here, with a stunning new camera, weatherproof design, and unsurprisingly, a fingerprint scanner. Is it enough to steal the iPhone's crown?

Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport Review: Running in Place

The Galaxy S5 Sport tries to aim Samsung's flagship towards fitness enthusiasts, but comes off more like a vessel for Sprint and its promotional partners. It retains the original Galaxy[...]

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Review: One Small Step

The Galaxy Alpha’s tight aluminum chassis pushes Samsung’s design language forward, but does that make it the compact Android phone to get? Find out in our review.

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom: A Smartphone and Camera Hybrid Designed for Selfies

The Samsung Galaxy K Zoom is a smartphone-camera hybrid aimed at selfie aficionados looking to up their self-portrait game.

Samsung Ativ SE Confirmed, Reunites Samsung and Windows Phone

Samsung is officially returning to Windows Phone with the Samsung Ativ SE, a higher-end WP8 device that strongly resembles the Galaxy S4.

Samsung Galaxy S5 Expected by April, May Include Eye Scanner Technology

Samsung's looking to incorporate a distinctive new design in its next-generation flagship handset, along with a sleeker, more powerful Gear successor.

Best Black Friday Smartphone Deals 2014

Lots and lots of smartphones will see significant discounts over the next few days, so to help you sort through the madness, here are the best Black Friday deals we[...]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini Shrinks the Flagship, Keeps Its Features

Samsung has quietly confirmed the Galaxy S5 mini, which packs less power than the larger Galaxy S5 but carries over many of its trademark features.

Want to Buy a Pair of Google Glass? Samsung’s Galaxy Glass May Be Compelling Alternative

Is Samsung going to introduce a Galaxy-branded competitor to Google Glass at IFA in Berlin?

Samsung Gear Live and LG G Watch Up For Pre-Order Now, Moto 360 Coming This Summer

The first Android Wear smartwatches have been formally unveiled, and two of them are available for pre-order right now. Here's a quick rundown of the LG G Watch, Samsung Gear[...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Hands-on: Refining, Not Redoing

The Galaxy Note 4 makes major strides towards improving the look and feel of the typical Samsung smartphone. Its display is also bonkers. We go hands on.

Samsung Ditches Android for Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo Smartwatches

The Samsung Galaxy Gear is getting new guts, as Samsung is replacing its Galaxy wearable less than six months after launching the smartwatch, and ditching Android as well as the[...]