Samsung Galaxy S5

Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Samsung Galaxy S5 rolls out in the UK

Jan 13th - Quick heads up to our friends across the pond: Android 5.0 Lollipop is now heading out to the Samsung Galaxy S5 in the UK.

Samsung preps retail stores for Lollipop update rolling out in January

Dec 30th - We know owners of Samsung devices (or any other manufacturer for that matter) are anxiously awaiting the arrival of Android 5.0 Lollipop. After initially rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Samsung Galaxy S5 in Poland as sort of a test run, it was more recently we saw the update begin spreading through Europe. Of […]

Samsung is bored, so they built a snowman using Samsung Galaxy S5s

Dec 24th - Everyone has their own little thing they like to do to get into the holiday spirit, and for some people, that little thing is taking $700 retail units of their Samsung Galaxy S5 an stuffing them into piles of snow.

20 Most Debated and Popular Phandroid Articles of 2014

Dec 18th - 2014 was a very busy year for us here at Phandroid. In typical Android fashion there were tons of new devices, new device categories, software updates, and much more. We're looking back at all the most debated and popular Phandroid posts from 2014. Enjoy!

Android 5.0 Lollipop upgrade for the Samsung Galaxy S5 starts rolling out

Dec 4th - Samsung isn't always the first company that comes to mind when thinking of manufacturers who deliver the most timely updates to the latest versions of Android, but they seem to have been inspired by the latest major release of Android 5.0 Lollipop. The upgrade is now rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S5 users... in Poland.

Leaked Android Lollipop firmware for Sprint’s Samsung Galaxy S5 arrives in flashable form

Nov 26th - Folks with Nexus devices aren't the only ones who can begin playing around with Android 5.0 Lollipop. A recognized developer has leaked a test build of the Sprint Samsung Galaxy S5's Android Lollipop firmware.

Report: Samsung missed Galaxy S5 sales expectations by 40%, looking to relieve JK Shin of duties

Nov 24th - The news for Samsung just keeps getting worse and worse. The South Korean company found itself on a bit of a skid in 2014, missing revenue and profit estimates left and right, and now word has it their flagship Galaxy S5 hasn't performed nearly as well as they expected.

Sprint’s Black Friday 2014: $200 off Samsung Galaxy S5, up to $300 off JBL and Harmon-Kardon audio equipment

Nov 21st - Sprint has announced their Black Friday deals for 2014. The effort by the Now Network this year is quite moderate, though if you're in the market for a Samsung Galaxy S5 or some new audio accessories you'll want to see what they have to offer.

Watch this: Samsung Galaxy S5 running leaked Android 5.0 Lollipop build [VIDEO]

Oct 31st - When Google showed off Android 5.0 Lollipop’s new Material Design aesthetic during this year’s Google I/O, the first thing we thought about was how this would translate to the custom skins offered by OEMs like HTC and Samsung. Just before we kick off the weekend, the boys at SamMobile are quenching a little bit of […]

Virginia judge rules police can order a suspect unlock their phone via fingerprint (but not passcode)

Oct 31st - If you're a privacy nut, it seems it could be more secure to lock down your smartphone with a passcode than a fingerprint. That is, if you're concerned with the police snooping through your phone.

Samsung Galaxy S5 said to get Lollipop as early as December

Oct 24th - Samsung was caught teasing Android 5.0 Lollipop on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 earlier in the week suggesting the company was well underway on the big update for the big phablet. But what about the Samsung Galaxy S5? Rumors say to look forward to December.

The Snapdragon 805 equipped Galaxy S5 Plus quietly appears on Samsung Netherlands site

Oct 21st - Samsung has quietly listed the Snapdragon 805 equipped Galaxy S5 Plus on their site in the Netherlands. Wonder where else this phone will pop up next?

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play edition makes another appearance on official Android page, this time running Android Lollipop

Oct 15th - After showing up on Google’s official Android page back during Google I/O (where the page received a nice facelift), the Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play edition is showing up yet again on the site.

Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 & other top Android flagships [CHART]

Oct 15th - Like previous Nexus devices, the 6th Nexus comes with a lot of hype. Today we can finally call it official. Of course, the Nexus 6 is not the only big Android phone in the world. As per usual we've put the Nexus up against the best devices on the market right now.

Logitech’s new Galaxy S5 case offers rugged protection and integrated 2,300mAh battery

Oct 6th - Introducing the Logitech Protection [+] case for the Galaxy S5. Provides military grade protection and an 80% boost in battery life. More details in the post.