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Samsung Gear Watch (2nd Gen)

Summary:  The Samsung Gear 2 was released in April of 2014 as the successor to the original Galaxy Gear smartwatch.  There are a number of enhancements that were made to the Gear 2 as compared to the original Gear, but with some unavoidable feature losses, based on the choice to use Tizen (a Samsung controlled,…

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Quick Review: Samsung Gear S

Summary:  The Samsung Gear S is currently the most advanced smartwatch from Samsung.  Released in November of 2014, it is the first smartwatch to contain a full 3G modem, enabling calling, texts, and data directly from the watch – without a phone.  Compared to the previous flagship Gear model, the Gear 2, a number of…

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)

Quick Summary:  The latest, most advanced 10.1 inch Note Tablet from Samsung, the 2014 Edition of the Note 10.1 gives users some of the most powerful Android device hardware combined with the unique stylus pen, and a unique software features.  This combination of pen-based input in a tablet form factor appeals to a number of…

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Quick Summary:  As the most recent flagship Note smartphone from Samsung, the Galaxy Note 4 provides some of the most powerful Android device hardware combined with the unique stylus pen, and a significantly more solid build.  This combination of large screen smartphone and stylus pen appeals to a vocal, but smaller community of smartphone users.…

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Mentor Minute: Samsung Galaxy S5

In today’s Mentor Minute, we bring you the Samsung Galaxy S5, the latest S-series flagship phone from Samsung.  With slightly improved battery life, ultra power saving for up to 12 days of battery life, heart rate monitor, and fingerprint reader, this 1080p display smartphone brings a lot of features to the game.  However, is it…

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Samsung Galaxy S5

Summary:  The most advanced Samsung Galaxy S-series device currently available, the Samsung Galaxy S5 brings a wide range of new, mostly evolutionary features to the product line.  Due to a cost higher than many other Android devices, the Samsung Galaxy S5 remains most appealing to the technically focused hobbyist or developer who demands top performance,…