Top 5 problems after Android 4.3 update for Galaxy S4, and the solutions

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It is estimated that  about more than half of Galaxy S4 users now enjoy Android 4.3. As summarized in last post of  Top 10 new or improved features in Jelly Bean 4.3 update for your Samsung Galaxy S4, most of users feel happy with the upgrade. Of course, some Galaxy S4 owners encounter some problems […]

Top 10 new or improved features in Jelly Bean 4.3 update for your Samsung Galaxy S4

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More and more users are getting the Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean 4.3 ) update for the Galaxy S4. You may wonder what the new features are, because there are almost no changes in the appearance. In this post, I will share with you the top 10 new or improved features you will find after the […]

How to take screenshot on Galaxy S4 without using any apps?

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A  picture speaks louder than words. Sharing your  screenshot in Galaxy S4 is very easy. But for new Samsung Galaxy users, you may still fiddle around to find an app to do it. You can take a screenshot on Galaxy S4 without using any apps. Actually there are two methods. Method 1:  Use Home button […]

Galaxy S4 frequently asked questions (FAQs): official Samsung Guide

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Update: Now you can read thsi Galaxy S4 FAQ guide (Galaxy S4 Customer Consultant Guide)  directly in this post.  Galaxy S4 is packed with so many features, therefore it is not strange that a lot of owners have some sorts of problems or questions. Although the S4 Owners Manual provides valuable guides and info, it […]

Google Play Store Edition Galaxy S4: is it better or worse than the original S4?

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As announced in Google I/O 2013, Google edition of Galaxy S4 now is available  for order on Google Play Store (US only currently). You can get one at $649 with free shipping. Google edition Galaxy S4 comes with stock Android 4.2.2. It means it is a vanilla version of Android like that in Nexus devices. […]

How to install Flash on Galaxy S4 (and make it work!)?

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Update: After KitKat (4.4) update, you must use the unofficial APK file to make Flash player work on Galaxy S4 again. Please read Part 3 for details on the Flash Player APK file for KitKat. Update 2: If you updated Galaxy S4 to Android Lollipop, please follow this guide to make Flash work on your Galaxy […]

Galaxy S4 or Optimus G Pro? Here is the comparison

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LG is not a new player in smartphone, but it never delivered a memorable products until Nexus 4, a collaboration with Google. Nexus 4 has been one of the most desired Android phones. But due to limited coverage on devices in Play Store, many potential buyers do not have the chance to order one. Instead of bringing […]

Sony Xperia Z vs Samsung Galaxy S4, which one is for you?

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Sony Xperia Z was announced in January this year. In most regions, it is already available. So, it is possible to put your hands on it in local handphone shops. Sony Xperia Z is the flagship smartphone from Sony in 2013, and it surely is Samsung Galaxy S4‘s close competitor. Many buyers are facing a difficult choice: […]

Should I buy HTC One or Samsung Galaxy S4?

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With the official announcement  of Galaxy S4, some buyers are considering between Galaxy S4 and HTC One. Yes, this can be a difficult decision. The price difference of these two handsets should not be large in most regions. The hardware specifications are both top-notch based on today’s standard. So, it boils down to personal taste and […]

Galaxy S4: A Life Companion—Official specifications and video

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Rumors after rumors. Finally Samsung Galaxy S4 officially comes. It is proven again that the rumors are correct. Most of the specifications are posted in our previous post on the rumored specifications of Galaxy S4. To summarize, Galaxy S4 comes with Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 (the latest version), 5″  full HD AMOLED display, Samsung Exynos […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 official video (teaser)

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Yes, Samsung is teasing us with an official image(see left)  and two videos on the coming Galaxy S4. In previous posts, we already discussed  rumored specifications of Galaxy S4, AMOLED vs SoLux display , and Exynos 5 Octa vs Snapdragon 600 Of course, you will know the answers on March 14, just two days away.         […]

Will Samsung Galaxy S4 Use Own Exynos Processor or Qualcomm Snapdragon 600? Which one is better? What are the differences?

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We have to wait for the official specifications until March 14 in the Samsung Unpack 2013 event in New York. The rumored specifications of Galaxy S4 have two versions on processor  (chip). One version says Samsung ‘s own Exynos 5 Octa (5450) will be used; while other one says Samsung may use Qualcomm Snapdragon 600. The logic question is which […]

Galaxy S4: Samsung Unpacked 2013 Episode 1 in New York Time Square on March 14

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Rumors after rumors. Finally, it is certain the long-waited Galaxy S4 will be unveiled in the Time Square on March 14 (less than 2 weeks away). Will Galaxy S4 be the best selling smartphone in 2013 as S3 did in 2012?  Will Galaxy S4 give us surprises? On March 14, we will probably know the answers! The competition […]

Will Galaxy S4 use Super AMOLED or SoLux Display? Why it matters?

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According to the latest rumors of the coming Galaxy S4 (from SamMobile), S4 will use SoLux display instead of its own flagship AMOLED. Although, this is very unlikely based on Samsung’s culture, it raised a valid question:why different display technologies matter? Most of the time, when we talk about display, we talk about the resolution, […]

Galaxy S4 specifications (rumored)

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Although there are no any official words on Samsung’s next flagship smartphone, Galaxy S4 (or SIV), the specifications haven been rumored for quite long time. It is very likely Samsung will announce this product as early as in March, but more likely in April/May following S3’s launching cycle. The specifications we have are: OS: Android […]