Category: Samsung


Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 now available in Canada for $500

The Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 is now available in Canada at all major big box locations for $500. This second-gen version of the shooter sports an improved design, runs Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean), a 4.8-inch touchscreen display, 1.6GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 8GB internal storage — Samsung says accessible memory is approximately 2.8GB —



Update: Bell puts the Galaxy Gear on clearance for $100 (Out of Stock)

A fire sale is happening for the Samsung Galaxy Gear. Recently the price of Samsung’s first smartwatch dipped to a respectable $200, but now Bell has completely slashed this number and dropped it down to $99.97 a clearance price. There is ample inventory in all colours (ivory, orange, black) but they’ve limited the checkout to



Galaxy Note 3 update to KitKat now available to download

Happy Monday to the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 owners in Canada. Bell hinted late last week that KitKat should arrive ‘by Monday‘ and they delivered. We’ve been receiving tips that the upgrade to Android OS 4.4.2 has arrived on Bell, Rogers TELUS, Videotron, Eastlink and WIND Mobile and is 437.05MB in size. Check your device:



Samsung to release the long-delayed S Band fitness tracker this year

Though it was announced alongside the Galaxy S4, Samsung is set to resurrect the never-released S Band fitness tracker this year as an accessory for the S5. SamMobile came upon some slides showing the device in action, monitoring steps taken, calories burned and sleep, along with notifications for calls and messages. The device looks more



Galaxy S4 KitKat upgrade now available to download

For the legions of Canadians who have the Samsung Galaxy S4 it seems your official upgrade to KitKat is finally available. So far we’ve received tips that Rogers, Fido, TELUS, Virgin Mobile, Videotron, WIND and Bell are live with it coming in at 414MB. Check your GS4 and let us know if OS 4.4.2 has



Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2 review

There were moments during my two-week period with the Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2, the biggest and most expensive tablet on the market, when I thought, “Huh, this could probably replace my laptop.” What do I use my laptop for? Browsing the internet; playing music; taking notes; writing blog posts; playing games. Samsung’s newest tablet is



Jawbone adds UP24 support to its Android app in version 3.0

Jawbone has finally updated its Android app to bring it, if not exactly, close to feature parity with its iPhone counterpart. The company released UP 3.0 for Android this week, adding support for its new wireless UP24 bracelet, which replaces the longer-lasting but plug in-only UP band from last year. Considering the Apple Store, one



TELUS now selling the Galaxy Gear for $200

If you’ve ever wanted to have Samsung’s first-gen smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear, then now might be your opportunity. While most retailers are selling the Gear between $250 to $330, TELUS has dramatically reduced the cost to a respectable $199.99. There’s no word on inventory levels, but the colour of choice is Jet Black. One reason



Samsung debuts a US-only, Samsung-only streaming music service

Oh, wicked is the scourge of geographic restrictions! Samsung has debuted a free and unlimited streaming service for its range of high-end Galaxy devices today, but it’s only available in the United States. The Slacker-powered service has a beautiful, very un-Samsung interface, and allows fine-tuning one of 200 stations. The full feature list is below,