The Galaxy Note 3 SIM card region lock is apparently a serious issue for many buyers, with Samsung yet to offer a clear explanation for this new policy. Furthermore, it looks like future Android 4.4 KitKat updates will bring the same region lock to older Galaxy handsets.
Just yesterday, an Android 4.3 update for the Galaxy S4 leaked to the web. Now it’s the Note 2’s turn! Test build I9505XXUEMI8 has now surfaced, meant for the Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100.
We drop tested the Galaxy Note 3 from three different positions. Of course, we saved the dreaded front facing drop for last. Here’s what happened.
Samsung Canada and French carrier SFR have confirmed launch windows for the Android 4.3 update for Samsung’s Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2 smartphones.
Samsung Germany confirmed its current flagships will be region locked, meaning they will only work out of the box with SIM cards from the region they were bought from.
Talking about the Galaxy Gear, Samsung execs have basically confirmed that the Android 4.3 update for the Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2 will arrive starting with October.
A new report says that the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy Note 2 has started testing, and will be deployed by the end of the year.
We take a close look at the displays of the Galaxy Note 3, the Galaxy Note 2, and the Galaxy S4.
Samsung has sold over 38 million Galaxy Note devices over the past two years and it estimates that it will sell at least 10 million Galaxy Note 3 devices. Such impressive sales numbers demonstrate again the demand for larger screen smartphones, something that only Android manufacturers seem to understand.
IFA 2013 kicked off with some pretty amazing announcements. From Sony to Samsung, it seems like everyone brought their A game! Looking for all the juicy details in one place? Look no further!