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Spigen Slim Armor case for the Galaxy Note 3

The Spigen Slim Armor case is soft on the inside and hard on the outside, just like your favorite blogger  

We all try to be careful with our expensive Androids. But sometimes, stuff happens and they escape our clutches — usually when we’re on a hard surface that guaranteed to break things that fall on it. Like the rocks of Mordor, or the parking lot at Winn-Dixie. It’s those times that a good case can  [Read More…]

Friday Freebie: Win a Seidio Innocell extended battery for the Galaxy Note 3

You need juice, this provides that juice

I recently had a look at the Seidio Innocell 4800mAh extended battery for the Note 3. While I can’t say exactly how much it extends the life of a charge, I can tell you it makes a notable difference. If you need moar juice, you’ll love it. It’s a little bulky, and the cover loses the faux leather, but you get a good bit more oompf in the battery  [Read More…]

Seidio Innocell 4800mAh battery for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Seidio extended battery

Now that is a whole lotta juice  

Your Galaxy Note 3 already has a healthy 3200mAh battery, but for some folks that’s just not enough. The large screen is perfect for watching video on the go or playing games, and everyone knows that watching video over the cell network and playing games is h-e-double-hockey-sticks on a smartphone battery. Seidio has a product that might be able to alleviate a lot  [Read More…]

T-Mobile updates Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to Android 4.4.2

Back in January, Samsung released Android 4.4.2 for the international version of the Galaxy Note 3. And today, T-Mobile decided to release the update for their variant of the Galaxy Note 3. If you are using a Note 3, then you will receive the notification soon. Or else you can also check your settings and update your phone manually.

0-Screenshot_2014-03-05-02-13-03-660x1173Although, you might not notice anything new in the interface, but the  [Read More…]

SEIDIO Surface case for Galaxy Note 3 review

Today we’ll be taking a look at the SEIDO Surface series of cases for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. We’ve been fortunate enough to spend a few weeks testing this guy out and have come to really appreciate the device.

Offered in a variety of color options, we received the gold edition for our testing purposes. At first glance we found the case to have a premium look and design language; the color and finish had “class” written all over  [Read More…]

Sprint confirms Galaxy S4 + Note 3 KitKat rollout, reveals plans for more Samsung updates

Sprint GS4

Sprint Note 2, GS3 and GS4 Mini among planned KitKat updates

Sprint has confirmed that it’s rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat firmware for the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3, with both updates having gone live in the past month. Sprint’s Galaxy S4 started receiving KitKat from Feb. 13, and was joined a week later by the Note 3 on Feb. 20. But those won’t be the only Samsung devices to  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 arrives March 9

Samsung on Wednesday confirmed the U.S. availability of the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2. Priced at $ 649.99 at major retailers, the tablet offers 32GB of storage and includes more than $ 800 worth of bundled content through Galaxy Perks. Retail outlets expected to carry the tablet include Samsung.com, Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon, Tiger Direct, PC Richard and Sons, Fry’s, and Newegg.

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T-Mobile Galaxy Note 3 gets KitKat update

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

495MB over-the-air update brings T-Mo’s Note 3 up to latest Android version

It looks like the Galaxy S4 isn’t the only Samsung phone seeing a KitKat OTA today — T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note 3 is also arriving at Android 4.4.2 this morning, by way of a 495MB over-the-air update. As we’ve seen from previous Note 3 KitKat updates, the new firmware shouldn’t do much to change the look and feel of  [Read More…]

Galaxy S4 and Note 3 KitKat update removes benchmark-improving code

You may remember the controversy that was caused when it was discovered that Samsung had implemented code in the Galaxy S4 and Note 3 which boosted their benchmark scores in an attempt to falsify the performance of the device. It seems that Samsung has chosen to remove this offending code in the latest Android 4.4 KitKat update for the devices.

Scores run on the 4.4 KitKat build of the devices came up short when compared to the same benchmark test  [Read More…]

Gorilla Gadgets extended life battery (6500mAh) for Galaxy Note 3 review

Up for review today is Gorilla Gadget’s 6500mAh extended life battery for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Packing more than twice the capacity of the normal battery experience, we found it delivered accordingly.

The first few times we used this battery we noticed that it was slowly sipping away, even better than we expected. After a few depletion and charge cycles, however, things seem to right themselves. In essence, the battery drains at roughly half the speed of a standard  [Read More…]