Contest: Win a Spigen Capsule Solid case for the Samsung Galaxy S6 from Talk Android! [updated with winner]

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The Samsung Galaxy S6 will be one of the hottest devices on the market when it launches around the world next month. Millions of consumers will rush to purchase the device that takes Samsung in a new direction. The Galaxy S6 features a metal and glass body, two materials that just scream high-end. With that high-end look, however, comes concerns with how durable the device is. That is why protecting the Galaxy S6 will be important for many consumers.


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Samsung Galaxy S6 does not support all features of the Android 5.0 Camera2 API

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It was revealed yesterday that the Android 5.0 update on the Sony Xperia Z3 did not introduce the camera features from stock Android. Known as the Camera2 API, these features introduce the likes of RAW image capture and some other crucial features. It has now been revealed that even the Samsung Galaxy S6 , Galaxy S6 Edge and the HTC One M9 are missing these Camera2 API features.


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Chainfire roots T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge prior to official release

samsung_galaxy_s6_front_flat_whiteIt’s pretty rare to see an Android device that doesn’t get rooted at some point in it’s life cycle, and it looks like Samsung’s Galaxy S6 isn’t going to escape that fate. Chainfire’s famous root method has already been confirmed to work on T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and its Edge variant, and those devices aren’t publicly available yet.
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Samsung Galaxy Tab A Plus with WiFi makes an appearance at the FCC

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The amount of tablets released by Samsung over the last two years has been insane. Many thought that last year’s Galaxy Tab S would put an end to that because of its impressive specifications and price. That belief is clearly wrong as the company is moving forward with new tablets. The Galaxy Tab A Plus will start the next step for Samsung’s tablet strategy and it just slid through the FCC here in the United States with the model number SM-P350. The variant here is WiFi-only.


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Samsung Galaxy S 4 owners in the United Kingdom getting Android 5.0.1

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Starting today, a software update is rolling out to owners of the Galaxy S 4 located in the United Kingdom. The software update overhauls the device with Lollipop and the specific version here is Android 5.0.1. Remember that this is strictly for those in the United Kingdom. Other markets, including the United States, are seeing extremely slow arrivals of the latest version of Android.

Via: SamMobile

Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge pre-ordering opens in Italy

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Next month, the upcoming Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge will be available around the world. Consumers in Italy, though, can pre-order either one of the two Samsung handsets starting today with an arrival scheduled for April 10. Opting to pre-order prior to April 30 will include a wireless charging kit at no extra cost. The Italian version of Samsung’s site shows the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge being offered in each of the color options announced at the devices’ debut.

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Via: SamMobile