Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 Now Available Through AT&T, Pair With Galaxy Phone to Receive $50 Off

AT&T announced pricing and availability for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 this morning, stating that it is now available for purchase through its website. Priced at $269.99 on a two-year agreement, the Galaxy Tab 4 features an 8″ HD display, 3MP rear-facing camera, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 16GB of internal storage, and runs Android 4.2.  (more…)

Samsung Reportedly Preparing Galaxy Alpha Smartphone to Combat Apple’s iPhone 6

In a report posted early this morning, Samsung may be preparing a competitor device to the iPhone 6. Given Apple’s reputation for excellent hardware, it was specifically stated that Samsung is working on a metal-based device, going by the name of Galaxy Alpha.

According to sources, who spoke directly to Korean outlet ETNews, the Galaxy Alpha could be ready to launch as soon as next month in select markets.  (more…)

Samsung Announces New Quad-Core Exynos ModAP Processor that Features a Built-In LTE Modem

Unfortunately for the Galaxy Note cult out there, yesterday’s Samsung Exynos announcement was not the new 5433 chipset that we were all hoping for. However, we did get a new quad-core Exynos ModAP chipset that seeks to solve an age-old problem with the Exynos line: LTE capabilities. This new ModAP chip is the first Exynos SoC to have an LTE modem built-in, and should offer more flexibility when it comes to Samsung’s processor line. (more…)

Report: Samsung Ditching KNOX in Favor of Google Taking Over Android Security

The last news that we heard in regard to KNOX, Samsung’s answer for a secure Android platform, was that it had just gotten approval from the American government for use by government officials. After receiving such a vote of confidence, it looked like KNOX was on its way to being something we could see more of, but today’s report points to Samsung ditching the project all together.  (more…)