Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Samsung Galaxy S3 PC suite Free Download

Samsung Galaxy S3 is a last to last years flagship smartphone. It is powered by 1.4GHz Quad Core Processor with 1GB RAM and Mali 400MP GPU.  The device sports 4.8 inch Super AMOLED  display screen with 720x1280 pixel resolution and 306 ppi pixel density. For connectivity, device provides 2G,3G, WiFi, USB, WiFi Hotspot and USB tethering feature. For taking snaps and video, the smartphone provides 8MP primary camera and a VGA front facing camera.  Out of the box device runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. However, you can upgrade to Android Jellybean OS. Samsung Galaxy S3 price in India is Rs.22,839.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Kies

Advantages and Disadvantages of Samsung Galaxy S3

Pros of Galaxy S3

  • Current market price is very attractive
  • Good battery life
  • Decent screen

Cons of Galaxy S3

  • It will not be receiving the Android 4.4 Kitkat update
  • Build feels cheap

Samsung Galaxy S3 Tips and Tricks

Samsung Galaxy S3 PC suite

Compatible PC Suite for Galaxy S3 is Samsung Kies 2.0 series. You can download the Samsung Kies for Galaxy S3 from the official support page. For more information on the same, you can refer to Samsung Kies Free download instructions.

Taking screenshot on Galaxy S3

You can take screenshot on Samsung Galaxy S3 by pressing hold Volume down key and power button. The screenshot will be saved in Gallery.

Using Samsung Galaxy S3 as modem

You can use Galaxy S3 as modem by using WiFi hotspot or USB tethering feature.

Monday, 12 May 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo PC Suite Free Download

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo is a phablet with 5.5inch Super AMOLED touchscreen with 1280x720 pixel resolution. The device is powered by Hexa Core processor with consist of 1.7GHz  Dual core +1.3 GHz Quad core(A15+A7) processors. The Galaxy Neo has 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage and supports microSD card. There is a provision for microSD card through which you can add upto 64GB of memory. Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo sports 8MP primary camera and 2MP front facing camera. It houses Li-ion 3100 mAh battery. The connectivity features of the device includes 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC and USB. It also supports USB tethering, WiFi hotspot features. The Galaxy Device runs on Android 4.3 Jellybean with Touchwiz user interface.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo PC suite

Advantages and Disadvantages of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo

Pros of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo

  • Large screen size with decent viewing angles and color reproduction.
  • Decent Battery life.
  • Powerful CPU for faster performance.

 Cons of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo

  • No full HD display resolution.
  • Mediocre camera performance.
  • Average Graphic performance.
  • Not a intuitive build quality.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo Tips and Tricks

PC Suite for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo PC suite is Samsung Kies 3.0. That means, it supports latest optimised PC suite which is less in size and good in performance. You can download the free Samsung Mobile PC suite from the official support page or if you need detailed step by step instructions, you can refer my earlier on how to download mobile PC suite for Samsung Galaxy Smartphones.

Use Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo as Modem or WiFi Hotspot

You can use your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo as WiFi hotspot by enabling the Mobile WiFi Hotspot by going to settings. To use Galaxy Note 3 Neo as USB modem, you need to install the drivers to the PC and then connect your device to PC through USB cable and enable USB tethering.

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How to Take screenshot on Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo

There are many ways you can take screenshot on Galaxy Note 3 Neo. The simplest one is default one. Press and hold power button and volume down key for 2-3 seconds. It will save the screenshot on gallery.

Friday, 9 May 2014

Samsung Galaxy Mobile PC Suite Free Download

All the Samsung Galaxy Devices supports Mobile PC suite.  Samsung Mobile PC suite is helpful in installing the drivers to your device, backup and restore data and updated your device to latest firmware updates. Based on the Android version, Samsung Galaxy Devices supports different Mobile PC suited. For example Samsung Mobile PC suite for Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 3 is Samsung Kies 3.0 where as Galaxy S2 PC suite is Samsung Kies 2.0. You can download free Samsung Mobile PC suite from the support page for your device. Here is the quick tutorial on the same.
Samsung Mobile PC suite Free download

Samsung Mobile PC suite Free Download for Galaxy Devices
  • You need to go to the Samsung support page by Clicking here.
  • In the Find Your Product section, if you know the product number, then you can enter directly product number and search.
  • If you dont know the product number of your Samsung Galaxy Device, then fill the fields in Or select a product category section. 
  • Select the Product type Mobile Phone
  • Then select the Subtype as smartphone
  • In the model number Choose the device of yours.
  • The click on Manuals and Downloads.
  • The new page, Select Downloads. It will show the compatible Samsung PC suite for your Galaxy device. Click on it to download it.
 In General, the Samsung galaxy smartphones running on Android 4.3 or later supports Samsung Kies 3.0 and the Android version before 4.3 is compatible with Samsung Kies 2 series. Samsung Kies 2.0 Mobile PC suite compatible devices are Galaxy S2, Galaxy S3, Galaxy S Duos, Galaxy Trend, Galaxy Grand, Galaxy Star etc. The Samsung Kies 3.0 compatible devices are Galaxy S4, Galaxy S5, Galaxy Grand 2, Galaxy Neo etc.

Sunday, 4 May 2014

Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos S7572 PC suite free download

Samsung Galaxy Trend II duos is as name suggests, dual sim Android smartphone with dual standby feature. It is released in May 2013. The Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos price in India is Rs.14,000. In this post, we will see how to download PC suite for Galaxy Trend II Duos as well as How to use Samsung Galaxy Trend II as modem. Before that, lets have a quick review on the specification of Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos S7572.
Samsung Galaxy Trend II duos is powered by Dual core 1.2GHz processor and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. The device sports 4 inch capacitive touch screen with screen resolution of 480x800 pixels and 233 ppi pixel density. This dual sim Android phone come with 3.15MP primary camera.
Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos PC suite

Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos Tips and Tricks


1. How to download free mobile PC suite for Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos?

Samsung does provides a free PC suite in the name of Samsung Kies. Using Samsung Kies, you can update Galaxy Trend Firmware, backup and restore your device data and many more. To download, you need to go to Samsung support page and select the Galaxy Trend II drivers and software page. Click on download page to get the Samsung PC suite to your PC. If you need detailed instructions, you can refer my earlier post Samsung Mobile PC suite free download.

2. How use Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos as Modem to connect to internet from PC?

Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos supports WiFi hotspot feature and USB tethering features. Using these features you can use Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos as modem.
Read: Samsung Mobile USB tethering and WiFi Hotspot features Guide.

3.  How to update Samsung Galaxy Trend II duos to latest firware?

When there is a firmware update available for Samsung Galaxy Trend II Duos, just go to Settings->About Phone and tap on the Software update. You can also update your device using the Samsung Kies.

Sunday, 16 February 2014

Cons of Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 and Tips

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is a Dual sim Android phablet. It has 5.25 inch capacitive touch screen with screen resolution of 1280x720 pixels. The device measures 75.3x146.8x8.9 mm. The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 price in India is Rs.22,599.
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is powered by 1.2GHz quad core processor with 1.5GB of RAM and runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean along with Touchwiz user interface. The internal storage of the device is 8GB and supports expandable storage upto 64GB via microSD card. Grand 2 sports 8MP primary camera and 1.9MP front camera.
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Tips

The connectivity features of the device includes 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and USB. The device also supports USB tethering and WiFi hotspot features. This Samsung Dual sim phablet houses 2600 mAh battery.

Disadvantages of Samsung Galaxy Grand 2


  • Average battery life: There is not much improvements on the battery inspite increased size on display screen.
  • Still runs on Android 4.3 and no words on Kitkat update
  • Over priced. 
  • While playing heavy games, device gets heated up at times
  • Internal storage feels less when tried play heavy games

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Tips and Tricks


Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 tethering
Galaxy Grand 2 provides usb tethering and WiFi hotspots. Using these features, Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 can be used as modem to connect to internet from PC or other devices.
Galaxy Grand 2 PC suite free Download:
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 supports Samsung Kies 3.0 which is the latest PC suite for Samsung Galaxy devices. You can download it from the official support or you can refer my previous post on how to download free Samsung Mobile PC suite.
Take screen shot on Galaxy Grand 2
You can take screen shot on Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 by press and holding volume down key and power button.

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo With 5 inch Display Listed

Samsung's much awaited smartphone , the Galaxy Grand Neo has been listed on the official Samsung website of Jordan along with specification.  Though it is a mid range smartphone, there is no mention of Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Price details.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo features 5.1 inch TFT screen with WVGA resolution of 800x400 pixels and pixel density of 175 ppi. The device is powered by 1.2GHz quad core processor with 1GB RAM.  The Android version of the device is not yet confirmed. It will be either Android 4.2 Jelly Bean or Android 4.3.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo sports 5MP primary rear camera and a VGA front facing secondary camera. There is also LED flash support and auto focus feature for the primary camera with 720p video recording capability.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Dual sim Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is dual sim smartphone with internal storage of 16GB and support for expandable storage upto 64GB through microSD card.  The connectivity features of the device are 3G networks along with Wi-Fi b/g/n (2.4GHz support), Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS/AGPS. The compatible PC suite for Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is Samsung Kies.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is powered by a 2100 mAh battery which is rated to provide upto 8 hours on 3G internet usage and upto 10 hours under WiFi usage.  This Dual sim Android smartphone measures 143.7x77.1x9.6mm in dimensions and weighs 163 grams.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo comes with lot of features such as multi window functionality which we have seen earlier on Samsung Galaxy Grand 2, Galaxy Note 3 etc. The device also comes with a modified one handed operation keypad designed to make calls and send text messages without using both the hands.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo price is not yet announced. However a Dutch online retailer is quoting the device for 260 euros  for the unlocked version of the device which is almost equal to 22,200 in India.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Specification:
  • 5.1 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with WVGA screen resolution
  • 5 MP primary camera with auto focus and LED flash
  • VGA front facing camera
  • 1.3GHz quad core processor with 1GB of RAM
  • 16GB internal storage and expandable storage upto 64GB
  •  3G, Wi-Fi b/g/n (2.4GHz support), Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS/AGPS
  • Li-ion 2100 mAh battery

Wednesday, 18 December 2013

Samsung Galaxy Star Pro S7262 Review

Samsung Galaxy Star Pro S7262 is a budget dual sim smartphone running on Android 4.1 Jellybean. The price of Samsung Galaxy Star Pro is Rs.6590.
Samsung Galaxy Star Pro is powered by 1GHz Cortex A5 processor with 512MB of RAM. The device has 4 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with resolution of 480X800 pixels resulting in a pixel density of 233 ppi pixel density. For taking snaps, device has 2MP primary camera without flash.
Samsung Galaxy Star Pro connectivity features includes 2G,WiFi, Bluetooth and USB. The USB tethering and WiFi hotspot features are included. however, as the device does not support 3G high speed internet, practically it is not much of use. The free Samsung mobile PC suite for Samsung Galaxy Star Pro is available in the support page, The compatible version is Samsung Kies 2.5. The device is fueled by 1500 mAh battery which is rated to provide talk time of 15 hours. The internal storage of the device is 4GB and supports upto 32GB of microSD card.


Disadvantages of Samsung Galaxy Star Pro:
  • No 3G connectivity
  • No flash and front facing camera
  • Camera is very poor
  • Battery life is below average
  • Lags oftenly.
 Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Specification:
  •  Dual Standby SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • Android (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 2 MP Primary Camera
  • 4GB internal storage and Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
  • 4-inch TFT Touchscreen with WVGA resolution
  • 1 GHz Cortex-A5 Processor with 512MB RAM