Archive for December, 2012

Not really delayed: Samsung Galaxy Premier available in Russia now

A few weeks ago, several online publications noted that Samsung delayed the launch of its Galaxy Premier GT-I9260 Android Jelly Bean smartphone until January next year. It all started from SamMobile — a very reputable source, we must mention — which assumed the Premier would be generally available from the end of January onward, and just a few markets would get it earlier in the month.
However, we’ve been tipped that the Galaxy Premier can be bought as of now… Read more

Samsung SGH-T999L. Is this T-Mobile’s Galaxy S III with LTE?

T-Mobile is the only major carrier in the US that doesn’t have an LTE network. Sure enough, it does offer 4G services, but they’re limited to HSPA+ 42Mbps. All this will change next year, when T-Mobile is going to launch LTE, obviously helped (financially) by its parent company, Deutsche Telekom. T-Mobile’s official goal is to roll-out its LTE network and cover roughly 100 million people by mid-2013. Thus, it could introduce quite a few LTE smartphones and tablets in the… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Grand I9080 and Galaxy Grand I9082 (dual SIM) launching with Jelly Bean next year

Two Samsung smartphones have been officially presented today, the Galaxy Grand I9080, and Galaxy Grand I9082.¬†They share the same design, and the same features, but the latter allows you to use two SIM cards at the same time — so, yeah, it is a dual SIM handset.
As its name implies, the new Galaxy Grand family is all about large devices: the I9080 and I9082 measure 143.5 x 76.9 x 9.6 mm each, and sport 5-inch displays. The trouble is… Read more