Samsung Galaxy S5 Reaches MetroPCS Today
MetroPCS announced the availability of the Samsung Galaxy S5, which is in stores and online beginning today. The GS5 costs $649 and can be paired with Metro's $40 no-contract plans.
Best Buy Scores Electric Blue Galaxy S5
Best Buy today announced the August 17 availability of an electric blue Samsung Galaxy S5, a color exclusive to the big box retailer. The blue GS5 will be available to AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon Wireless customers for $99 with a new two-year contract, which represents a savings of $100 off the normal contract price.
Samsung Gives Its T-Mobile GS5 the Midas Touch
T-Mobile today announced the upcoming limited availability of a gold-colored Galaxy S5. The gold GS5 will be sold online and in select stores beginning May 30.
Samsung Makes Knox 2.0 Available to Galaxy S5
Samsung today announced that its second-generation business security suite is now available to the Galaxy S5. One of the core features of the improved software is support for split billing.
Samsung to Shutter Its Music Hub and E-Book Service
Samsung today confirmed it will close its Music Hub and e-book store on July 1. The Music Hub served alongside the Samsung Hub - which sold music, videos, books, games, and educational content - on last year's Galaxy S4 handset.
Samsung to Push Biometrics to Low-Cost Phones
Samsung executive Rhee In-jong today said the company plans to increase the use of biometrics in its mobile devices and will eventually make them available to low-cost smartphones. Samsung recently added a fingerprint scanner to the Galaxy S5 as one of several security options.