Consumer protection group in the Netherlands bringing suit against Samsung over its sluggish Android updates


The process of getting the latest update onto our phones is, usually, extremely frustrating. While some manufactures, such as HTC, are trying to make the process a little more transparent, most of us are left with no information in regards to when, or even if our device will be updated. I know I am sitting here with my Note 4, now three months out from the release of Marshmallow, with no idea when my device will be updated. For those of you, like me, growing fed up with this lack of info, we may have a savior. The Dutch consumer organization “Consumentenbond” sees this lack of info harmful to Dutch consumers, and has decided to bring suit against Samsung in hopes to make the process more transparent.

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Samsung Galaxy J5 shows up in benchmarks with Snapdragon 410 processor


A leaked GFXBench report emerged online earlier today for the upcoming successor to Samsung’s 2015 best-selling affordable smartphone, the Galaxy J5, which is rumoured to launch in just over a month’s time. The benchmark states that the handset carries the model number SM-J510 and2 packs a 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor, an Adreno 306 GPU, a 12-megapixel rear-facing camera and a 5-megapixel selfie snapper.

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Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) to launch on Virgin Mobile USA and Boost Mobile


Sprint has announced the addition of the Samsung Galaxy J series of devices to the lineups for a couple of their subsidiary carriers, Virgin Mobile USA and Boost Mobile. The first device to be offered will be the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) which is a slightly updated version of the Galaxy J3 that launched in China last fall. Read more