5 inch LG Optimus G Pro Launched in Japan

The LG Optimus G Pro has been doing pretty well in South Korea, and as such LG's hoping to have equal success by launching the phablet phone in Japan today. The smartphone is now available on NTT DoCoMo, but features a 5 inch 1080p display instead of the 5.5-inch display on the Korean version. The hardware is still the same though, running Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2 on a 1.7GHz quad-core Snapdragon 600 Proces ...

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Samsung Wave II Now Available in India

Samsung India just dropped us an email to let us know that the Samsung Wave II S8530 is now available and selling in India. As you might already know, the Wave II boasts a 3.7 inch Super Clear LCD display at 800×480 pixels resolution, a 1 GHz processor, 5 megapixel camera with LED flash and HD (720p) video recording, Wi-Fi, HSDPA, Bluetooth 3.0, 2GB internal memory, microSD card slot, 32GB expandable memory ...

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Samsung Bada SDK 1.2.1 Updated with In-App Advertising Support

Quick heads up if you're a developer! Samsung updated the Bada SDK last week, with support for in-app advertising. This allows mobile app developers to monetize their apps by displaying ads. And apparently, 100% of the ad revenue goes to the developer, without Samsung getting any cut! The Updated SDK also has a new debugger to check potential errors that might occur during app packaging. ...

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Europe Samsung Wave Users Might Get Bada 1.2 Update Early 2011

If you're the owner of one of those couple million Samsung Waves out there, we have good news for you. Samsung Bada’s official Twitter account, has stated that the Bada 1.2 update for the Wave (atleast the Unlocked Europians Ones) will be released early next year. And after that, the carrier-branded Samsung Wave devices will receive the update. The Bada 1.2 Update will include bug fixes, performance enhance ...

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Samsung bada 1.2 SDK Released

If you're a developer who's bothered about the platform, the Bada 1.2 SDK was released today. While we're not particularly fans of the Bada OS, Samsung's Bada-Powered devices are selling in the millions which means someone out there is. There are 6 bada phones to date, with the Wave variants and the Wave II. If you're looking to download the SDK you can get it from this page. The 1.2 SDK has improved OpenGL ...

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Samsung Announces the Wave II; 3.7 Inch Super Clear LCD, Bada

Samsung announced their fifth Bada OS phone today, the Samsung Wave II S8530. The Wave II boasts a 3.7 inch Super Clear LCD display at 800×480 pixels resolution, a 1 GHz processor, 5 megapixel camera with LED flash and HD (720p) video recording, Wi-Fi, HSDPA, Bluetooth 3.0, 2GB internal memory, microSD card slot, 32GB expandable memory, 3.5mm headphone jack, 1500mAh battery and 3G capabilities. What's confu ...

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How to add and remove home screens on the Samsung Wave [Tutorial]

Samsung Wave is a pretty amazing device, but with a new operating system comes the hassles of figuring out the tiniest bits. We'd like to help out here. Adding home screens on the Samsung Wave is super simple. Hit the Widget button on the top left of the screen. Pick your favourite Widget. Drag it to the right extreme of the screen You will see the new home screen created Drop the widget to where ever you'd ...

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Samsung has Sold more than a million Wave phones in Europe

Samsung today announced that they've sold more than 1 million Samsung Wave units in Europe. Considering it's a fairly expensive device, that's saying something. Especially considering it has the *ick* Bada OS. As you might already know, the Samsung wave has a couple high-end specs like a 1GHz CPU, 3.3-inch WVGA Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, WiFi, 5 Megapixel camera, 720p video at 30 fps, Bluetooth 3. ...

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Samsung Wave Review: Multimedia, Applications and Internet

The Samsung Wave has an amazing screen but it can only do good if it has appropriate software backing it up. The Bada OS handles it well, but let us see how it works out in the individual departments. The music player deserves a review of its own. It is just packed with goodies. The interface is really slick and the sound quality of the phone is top notch as well. There's hardly anything that we can complai ...

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