Tech news tagged ‘flagship’

iPhone 5 trounces Android in touchscreen responsiveness benchmark

This one certainly caught my eye. Is the year-old Apple iPhone 5 really twice as fast, in terms of touch responsiveness, as the current Android smartphone flagship, the Samsung Galaxy S4? And that is indeed the best of the Android phones tested.

Agawi’s TouchMarks I benchmarking system addresses…

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 clicks its stylus in Berlin

As well as the Samsung watch, the IFA show in Berlin has seen the unveiling of the (also) long-awaited new Galaxy Note – Samsung’s phablet flagship (phablets are Android territory because Apple has avowedly chosen not to occupy the ground, “tweeners” as Steve Jobs called them).

The Samsung Galaxy…

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Android prospers in Western Europe; Samsung dominant, Sony resurgent

TechCrunch is highlighting figures from Kantar Worldpanel (a market research division of WPP) that outline Android European dominance in Western Europe, specifically the markets of Great Britain, Germany, France, Italy and Spain.

There’s good news for Smasung in that almost half of all smartphones sold in Europe are now…

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Samsung Galaxy shows signs of imploding?

Interesting. I wrote last week about the fast expanding Galaxy range – see Samsung Galaxy expands – and maybe the constellation of devices is expanding too fast. Reuters is reporting that Samsung Electronics lost $12 billion in its market value at the end of last week. The news agency says the company…

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