Samsung Galaxy Note 4 ‘Velvet Red’ now available in South Korea

In the UK, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is currently available in four colour options. These include “Blossom Pink,” “Bronze Gold,” “Charcoal Black,” and “Frost White.” In South Korea, Samsung’s home country, one network operator is offering the highly-popular phablet in another colour option – “Velvet Red.” The listing was revealed by Korean-speaking TwoWorldDirect. The […]

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 Lollipop update now rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S5 in South Korea

It looks like we’ll soon have Android 5.0 (Lollipop) running on our Samsung Galaxy S5s, as the update is now rolling out to units in South Korea. The Korean tech giant first rolled out the update to S5 units in Poland. The news comes to us courtesy of SamMobile. According to the known Samsung insider, Samsung […]

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 Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pre-order stock sold out in South Korea

According to a report, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4’s pre-order stock has been sold out in Korea. The news comes to us courtesy of Korean-speaking MetroSeoul. According to the site, South Korean network operators LG Uplus, KT, and SK Telecom sold out their pre-order stock of 10,000 units each, with SK Telecom’s stock sold out […]

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 Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A to be a South Korean exclusive for now

Samsung recently lifted the lid on the Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A, a variant of the regular S5 that sports LTE-A connectivity, a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED screen with a resolution of 1440×2560 pixels (Quad HD), a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 quad-core processor, and 3GB of RAM. Unfortunately, this super smartphone will remain a South Korean exclusive for […]

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 Samsung renames Galaxy K Zoom to ‘Galaxy Zoom 2’ in South Korea

Last year the Korean tech giant launched the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, a camera-centric variant of the Galaxy S4. Back in April, Samsung launched the Galaxy K Zoom, the successor of the S4 Zoom. Before the smartphone launched in South Korea, Samsung changed its name to “Galaxy Zoom 2.” We’re not exactly sure why Samsung […]

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 South Korean RRA certifies Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime

We’ve come across reports in the past, claiming the Korean tech giant was planning to launch a premium version of the regular Samsung Galaxy S5 called the “Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime.” Alleged photos of the device (see below) has surfaced on PhoneArena. The rumoured device is said to sport an ultra-sharp Quad HD (1440×2560 pixels) […]

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 LG G3 outselling Samsung Galaxy S5 in South Korea

Last month, LG lifted the lid on its new flagship the LG G3. The handset is now available in its hometown of South Korea. According to Korean-speaking ETNews, the new flagship is outselling the Samsung Galaxy S5 in South Korea. According to the Korean news agency, Koreans are buying 25,000 to 30,000 units of the […]

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 Samsung Master clamshell unveiled for South Korea

It looks like there’s still a market for clamshells or flip phones in South Korea, as the Korean tech giant has lifted the lid on a feature phone called the Samsung Master. The device will be a South Korean exclusive and will be available in 2G and 3G versions. Aside from sporting the traditional clamshell […]

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 Samsung Galaxy S5 sales off to a good start in Korea

We’ve known from previous reports that Korean network operators have gone against Samsung’s wishes and launched the Galaxy S5 in Korea earlier than expected. Going against the Korean tech giant wishes must have been a good decision as the new flagship is selling like hotcakes. The news comes to us courtesy of Yonhap News. According […]

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 LG G Flex in Korea gets Android 4.4 (KitKat) update

LG has begun to roll out the Android 4.4 (KitKat) update to the LG G Flex (LG’s smartphone sporting a curved, flexible screen) in Korea, according to its Korean-speaking “Upgrade Guide” page. All Korean versions will be getting the update. These include the LG F340S, LG F340K, and LG F340L. Included in the update is […]

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