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Apple’s 8GB iPhone 5c offers slightly less storage than Samsung’s ’16GB’ Galaxy S4

Apple’s 8GB iPhone 5c offers slightly less storage than Samsung’s ’16GB’ Galaxy S4


Apple’s new 8GB iPhone 5c model may offer significantly less storage space than other iPhone models, but its is close in available capacity to competing models from Samsung, which ship with 16GB of advertised storage.

How much storage space does your 16GB smartphone really have?

How much storage space does your 16GB smartphone really have?

Last year, customers who bought Microsoft’s Surface Pro tablets found out that their 64GB tablet had only 23GB free storage space, just 36% percent of the advertised storage space. Not surprisingly, this didn’t go down too well with customers. 

Consumers Reports gives iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c high scores, but says 4-inch display and battery life no match to Android smartphones

Consumers Reports gives iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c high scores, but says 4-inch display and battery life no match to Android smartphones

Consumer Reports, the go-to magazine for unbiased reviews of consumer products and services has reviewed Apple’s iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c.

The new iPhones have earned high scores in Consumer Reports’ ratings, however they have pointed out iPhone’s battery life and 4-inch display was no match for the latest Droid smartphones from Motorola and other Android based flagship smartphones from Samsung, LG and HTC.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 comes with a “tiny-screen” mode for one-handed usage

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 comes with a “tiny-screen” mode for one-handed usage

Apple gets a lot criticism for not releasing an iPhone with a bigger display like Samsung, HTC and other Android manufacturers. One of the main reasons for this was that increasing the screen any further would make it uncomfortable to use the iPhone with one hand.

Experts say that with the Galaxy Note 3, Samsung’s AMOLED tech has surpassed LCD

For as long as anyone can remember, Samsung’s highest end phones have used AMOLED technology. What is AMOLED? It’s complicated to explain in one paragraph, but the best way to wrap your head around it is that each individual pixel in an AMOLED panel can light itself up. This contrasts to LCD, where a backlight is required for the entire display. So which is the better technology?

Samsung reminds world they’ve been making golden phones since 2004, in case you care

Samsung reminds world they’ve been making golden phones since 2004, in case you care

When Samsung announced the gold Galaxy S4 mere weeks after Apple announced the gold iPhone 5s, the internet exploded. See, Samsung copies! See, Samsung has no creativity! See, Samsung is a poo poo head! Well, the South Korean handset maker has just penned a piece on their corporate blog detailing their history in golden mobile phone technology.

Jealousy: Two weeks after Apple announces a gold iPhone 5s, Samsung announces a gold GS4

Photos of Apple’s gold iPhone were leaking across the internets long before Apple officially announced the thing on September 10th, but it was still kind of a shock to see on stage for those of us who never expected the company to go in that direction. Today, just 15 days later, Samsung took to Twitter to announce not just one, but two gold versions of the Galaxy S4. Both have a gold rim around the perimeter device, replacing the silver accent of the original. One version has a pink face, the other brown.

Samsung exec says anti-iPhone ads were “tipping point” for company’s brand

Samsung exec says anti-iPhone ads were “tipping point” for company’s brand

Samsung’s anti-iPhone ads have been criticised for poking fun at Apple customers rather than targeting the actual product, but according to Samsung’s marketing chief the ads were pretty successful and marked a “tipping point” for the company’s brand globally.

Samsung gets caught putting Galaxy S4 on ‘roids during benchmarks

Samsung gets caught putting Galaxy S4 on ‘roids during benchmarks

Benchmarking has been apart of testing computer hardware for decades, but we all know that it can sometimes not be the very best way of determining which devices are more powerful or usable than others. Today, that truth has been even further proven with AnandTech reporting that Samsung’s Galaxy S4 may not be the most honest of smartphones when being put through various Android benchmarking apps.

Apple plans to add Galaxy S4 in second patent case against Samsung

Apple plans to add Galaxy S4 in second patent case against Samsung

Now that Samsung has launched its new flagship Android smartphone, the Galaxy S4, Apple not surprisingly wants to also add it to the second patent case against the Korean company, reports FOSS Patents.

The report notes that Apple has submitted a statement in response to Judge Koh’s April 24th order to limit the patent claims to five per side and the infringing products to ten per side. The filing reveals that it wants to include Galaxy S4 to the list of infringing products.