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Incipio announces Galaxy S4 3100mAh battery case

An additional 10.5 hours of talk time and some rugged protection all in one For those who need a little extra juice and don't want to carry around separate batteries to swap in-and-out, Incipio has just released a quite large 3100mAh battery case for the Galaxy S4. The aptly-named "offGrid"...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 in Canada becomes next in line for a software update

Galaxy S4 model SGH-M919V gets update that includes Apps2SD support Continuing to make the rounds -- this time in Canada -- model variant SGH-M919V of the Galaxy S4 has begun its over-the-air update rollout. Reports of receiving this update are not widespread just yet, but users on carrier-...
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Verizon, AT&T Galaxy S4s also getting software upgrade [Updated]

  New firmware includes apps-to-SD, Samsung Knox Update: Looks like AT&T is pushing out a similar GS4 update over-the-air. Original story: Following the international and Sprint versions of the phone, Verizon's Galaxy S4 is today receiving a software update with a couple of significant new...
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Google Play edition phones now shipping

A quick heads up that, as promised, the Google Play edition Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One have begun shipping directly from Google.  In case you've been living under a rock the past couple weeks, these are the (mostly) "stock Android" versions of the phones. Same hardware, with the software as God...
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Sprint's Galaxy S4 getting an OTA update, apps-to-SD support and Samsung Knox are notable additions

The 357MB update may hold a locked bootloader as a requirement for Samsung Knox support -- hackers beware The Samsung Galaxy S4 on the Sprint network is seeing a general rollout of the MF9 update, and it has a few welcome changes baked in. Users who have already received the update have noticed...
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Your 'I can't believe I missed that' Galaxy S4 tip of the day

At last count, we found some 37 pieces of thin, clear plastic protecting the (also) thin plastic that is the body of the Samsung Galaxy S4. They're on the side. They're on the top. On the bottom. They're not all that difficult to remove, but it's easy to miss one. And that's the smartphone...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 now available on MetroPCS

The Samsung Galaxy S4 (see our review) is now available on MetroPCS. The no-contract carrier is offering the S4 for $549 plus tax. You can then choose from any of the 4G plans, which start at $40/month. These include unlimited talk, text and data. If you're a devout MetroPCS customer and have been...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 will be available on C Spire starting July 8

The nation's eighth-largest carrier picks up Samsung's latest flagship just fashionably late Regional carrier C Spire will begin to carry the Samsung Galaxy S4 starting tomorrow, July 8th, according to materials on its support site. As pointed out to us by a reader, in its product discussion...
Google Play editions

Ask Android Central: Google Play edition phones on Verizon or Sprint?

Verizon and Sprint exercise more control over the phones that can use their network, and it takes a little more that just building one to make it happen. In the midst of all the discussion over the merits and flaws of the Google Play edition Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One, there's a third...
Android Central

Don't try this at home: Overclocking all 8 cores of the GT-I9500

File this under "Things that go BOOM" Want to know a really cool way to ruin your octa-core Samsung Galaxy S4? Fiddling with the kernel so that all eight cores are active and overclocking (technically, underclocking as well) things to reach 2.8Ghz will do it. Android hacker DSWR managed to do...
Android Central

MetroPCS announcing what has to be the Galaxy S4 next week

MetroPCS is teasing that they'll be announcing something "huge" next week, and have produced a Vine to give everyone a clue. Notice the Samsung Galaxy S3 + 1, which can only mean one thing. The Galaxy S4 with Metro PCS-specific radios has already met FCC approval, so it's not really a surprise. We...
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Galaxy S4 set to push Samsung to record-high Q2 profits

Estimated figure still falls short of analyst expectations Samsung has published its estimated Q2 2013 profits and sales figures, showing record-high operating profits of 9.5 trillion Korean won ($8.3 billion), an increase of 47 percent year-on-year. Second-quarter sales were estimated at 57...
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Samsung ships 20 million Galaxy S4s

Two months on, Samsung's shifted 20 million devices worldwide Samsung has shifted 20 million Galaxy S4 smartphones in the just over two months since the device first went on sale, company co-CEO JK Shin has told the Korean press. To put that in perspective, the first month of availability for...
Android Central

Google Play edition reviews: The HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4

For better or worse, you've got official 'stock' Android on two of the hottest phones around  Forget, for the moment, the “why” of the “Google Play edition” HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4. That’s the official moniker given to the two stock(ish) phones available now, as the name suggests, through...
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Using the Samsung Galaxy S4 with stock Android

After two months with TouchWiz, what's it like to go 'stock' on Samsung's latest smartphone? The running joke whenever we discuss the Google Play edition Galaxy S4 is that you can sum things up in just one sentence — it’s the Galaxy S4, with stock Android. Really, if you understand the vanilla “...
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Verizon Galaxy S4 32GB available for $299 starting tomorrow

Online orders of the new higher storage capacity version will ship by July 3 Verizon has made an update to its Galaxy S4 availability post indicating that the larger capacity 32GB version of the device will become available starting tomorrow, June 29th. As you would expect, the price takes the...
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Hands-on with leaked Android 4.3 ROM for the Google edition Galaxy S4 [Updated]

First glimpse of the next version of Android looks a lot like what's come before There's a leaked Android 4.3 Jelly Bean ROM out in the wild this morning, in the form of a pre-release build for the 'Google Play edition' Galaxy S4. It's also been ported to the European LTE Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-...
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Android 4.3 leaks for 'Google Play edition' Galaxy S4

The next version of Jelly Bean has leaked for the 'Google Play edition' GS4 — and there's a port for the European GS4 model already Android 4.3 Jelly Bean isn't even official yet, but already a leaked build has appeared for the Samsung Galaxy S4 "Google Play edition." The pre-release build was...
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Rokform RokDock Galaxy Dock review

One of the ways to gauge the popularity of a smartphone, and one that I’ve found quite interesting throughout the history of Android is the availability of quality compatible accessories. I started getting jealous of iPhone owners back in 2011 – I was hunting for a measly screen protector for my ...
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Google Play edition device kernel sources now available for download

Sources required to be available under the GPL are now ready for devs to take a look at Right on time, the full kernel sources for both the HTC One and Galaxy S4 Google Play edition devices are ready for download courtesy of links from JBQ on the Android Building Group. For the enterprising...

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