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Samsung Confirms Galaxy Note 8 Release Later This Year And It Should Be A Hit

Samsung spilled the beans in its recent financial report, confirming the Galaxy Note 8. The upcoming flagship is on track to launch in the second half of this year and Samsung is banking on its success to boost its overall performance.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech

Samsung Posts Best Quarterly Profits Since 2013, Expects Strong Q2 Riding On Galaxy S8 Success

Samsung reported its strongest quarterly results since 2013, fueled by its lucrative semiconductor business. Looking ahead, the company expects strong Q2 results as well, riding on the Galaxy S8 success.

Business Tech

Samsung Galaxy S8 Red Tint Fix Starts Rolling Out: South Korean Users First To Receive The Update

The Samsung Galaxy S8 red tint fix is now available to users in South Korea. Considering the development, the update should begin rolling out to other markets soon.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech

Galaxy Note 7 Lives Again: Samsung To Sell Refurbished Units In South Korea With Smaller Battery, Price Cut

Samsung will sell refurbished units of the controversial Galaxy Note 7 in South Korea by the end of June. The smartphone will carry a different name and will have a significant price cut.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech

Samsung's In-Traffic Reply App Is The Company's Solution To Prevent Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a growing problem, especially as the number of people who use smartphones while driving increases. Here’s how Samsung plans to fix that with its upcoming app called In-Traffic Reply.

Apps/Software

Samsung Galaxy S8 Home Button Won't Have AMOLED Burn-In Problems: Here's Why

While Samsung’s newest flagships feature gorgeous Super AMOLED displays, they’re prone to frustrating burn-in problems. Here’s how Samsung managed to solve that with the Galaxy S8.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 27, 2017

LG Plans To Compete With Samsung Galaxy S8 With Upcoming G6 Campaign

LG will pit the G6 directly with the Samsung Galaxy S8 in an upcoming marketing campaign. Fully knowing the Galaxy S8 is more powerful than its flagship, the company has outlined a different strategy to win audiences.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 26, 2017

Samsung Delighted Over Response To Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+: Preorders 'Best Ever' For Company

Samsung revealed that Galaxy S8+ and Galaxy S8 preorders were the highest-ever for the company. The new flagships reportedly raked in 30 percent more preorders than its predecessor the Galaxy S7.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 26, 2017

Samsung's Wemogee App Allows People With Language Disorder To Talk Through Emojis

Samsung has announced that it has partnered with speech therapist to come up with an app that’ll translate common phrases into a bunch of emojis. The app specifically targets those with aphasia, a complex neurological disorder that affects language.

Apps/Software April 25, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Users Complain Of Wireless Charging Issues: Are You Affected?

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ users reported that older wireless charging pads did not work with the smartphones. Are you also affected by the wireless charging issue?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 25, 2017

The Next Samsung Galaxy Smartphone May Have A Curved Screen On All Four Sides

A report claims that Samsung is working on a smartphone display that will be curved on all four sides. The display will grant a screen-to-body ratio of over 98 percent compared to the 83 percent ratio on the Galaxy S8.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 25, 2017

First Galaxy S9 Rumors Claim Snapdragon 845 Horsepower As Samsung And Qualcomm Reportedly Team Up Again: More Exclusivity?

The Galaxy S8 has barely hit the market and the rumor mill is already churning about its successor, the Galaxy S9. Samsung and Qualcomm reportedly teamed up again to work on the Snapdragon 845 chip, which would power the next-generation flagship.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 25, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Getting Android 7.0 Nougat Update On T-Mobile

T-Mobile has confirmed that its Galaxy Note 5 is ready to get a tasty treat. Android 7.0 Nougat is rolling out early this week, so keep an eye on those notifications.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 24, 2017

Here's How Much It Costs Samsung To Manufacture A Galaxy S8

The Galaxy S8 is a gorgeous device, but a gorgeous phone also comes with a gorgeous price. Guess how much it costs to manufacture Samsung’s new flagship.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 24, 2017

Can't Wait For Surface Pro 5? Galaxy Book 12 Is Your Best Bet For Now

Surface Pro 5 leaks and rumors have been making rounds for ages, yet the device is still not official. The Samsung Galaxy Book 12, meanwhile, just went up for preorder and it might just be the best alternative.

Computers April 23, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8: Top 5 Reasons To Wait Before You Order The Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ are touted as the smartphones to watch out for in 2017. However, those looking to purchase the smartphones are advised to hold on for a bit before buying them.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 23, 2017

Samsung Will Release A Software Update To Fix The Red Tint Issue With Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+

Samsung has confirmed that it will release a software update to fix the red tint issue plaguing the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. The update will be pushed out in the coming week.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 22, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Carrier Logos Are Gone, Except When Booting Up

It seems Samsung has followed one design decision Apple has long been fighting for with its iPhone devices. In-body carrier logos are now a thing of the past with the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 21, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge On US Cellular Start Getting Android 7.0 Nougat Update

US Cellular started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The OTA update from the carrier will be pushed out in phases.

Apps/Software April 21, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8: Here's How To Increase Battery Life Of The Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S8 is touted to have a good battery life. Here are some tips on how to further enhance the battery life of the Galaxy S8 smartphone.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 21, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Manual Available Online: An Early Detailed Look At The Smartphone's Features

The manual for the Galaxy S8 has leaked online, detailing all the phone’s features and highlights. Here’s a brief look at some of the things you shouldn’t miss.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 20, 2017

Galaxy S8 Red Tint Is Not A Defect, Says Samsung: You Can Easily Fix It

The Samsung Galaxy S8 already launched in South Korea and some users complained of a red tint on the display. Samsung says it's just a minor detail that's easy to fix in settings, but some experts worry there's more to the story.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 20, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Teardown Reveals It's A Nightmare To Repair: 4/10 On The iFixit Repairability Scale

The Samsung Galaxy S8 got the iFixit teardown treatment and it's not a pretty sight. As sleek and powerful as it is, the Galaxy S8 will be quite a nightmare to repair with a 4 out of 10 score on iFixit's repairability scale.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 20, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Book LTE: Verizon Will Start Selling The 2-In-1 Device Starting April 21

Samsung announced that its Windows 10-powered Galaxy Book will start shipping on April 21. Verizon Wireless would initially exclusively retail the LTE model, whereas the Wi-Fi only variant would be available from all major retailers.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 20, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Battery Life Better Than iPhone 7, Google Pixel, LG G6, And More

Tests revealed that the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ devices offer a substantial battery life to users, leaving behind iPhone 7, Google Pixel XL, and more. The Samsung smartphones reportedly become fully-charged in 100 minutes.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 20, 2017

Galaxy Note 8 Dual Camera Better Than That Of iPhone 7 Plus, Says Apple Expert

An Apple analyst has said that the upcoming Galaxy Note 8 will have dual cameras that will beat that of iPhone 7 Plus. The statement came amid design leaks of the rumored Note 8.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 20, 2017

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) Leaked Images Give A Glimpse Of The Mid-Range Android Smartphone

New leaked images of the rumored Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) have surfaced online. The images offered a glimpse into the interior and rear panel of the Galaxy J5 (2017), which is expected to be a mid-range Android smartphone.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 19, 2017

Samsung On Red Alert As Galaxy S8 Users Complain About Phones Having Red Screens

Samsung is once more facing a brewing controversy, this time with its latest phone. Users in Korea have reported that their Galaxy S8 units have a reddish tint on their displays.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 18, 2017

Samsung Upsets Users By Blocking Galaxy S8 Bixby Button Remapping, Proves Some Users Don’t Like Bixby

It’s been confirmed that Samsung will block users from remapping the dedicated Bixby button on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. A number of users aren’t amused by the move.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 18, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Design Clues Found In Leaked Galaxy S8 Plus Prototype

A new Galaxy S8+ prototype leak hit the surface, but why does it still matter? Well, it may hold precious clues about the Galaxy Note 8 design and, if so, we're in for a treat.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 17, 2017

T-Mobile Starts Shipping Preordered Samsung Galaxy S8 To Customers In US

U.S. carrier T-Mobile's variant of the Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone is being shipped out to consumers who preordered the handset. The smartphone is poised to hit the U.S. shelves on April 21.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 17, 2017

Galaxy S5: Most Popular Samsung Smartphone In The US

The Galaxy S5, which was launched in April 2014, is the most popular Samsung smartphone in the U.S. The Galaxy S7 is reportedly the second-most popular Samsung smartphone in the country.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 15, 2017

Samsung Reveals Outdoor, Travel, And Sports Watchfaces For Gear S3

Samsung launched three new watchfaces for its Gear S3 smartwatch on April 14. The new watchfaces dubbed Outdoor, Sports, and Travel cater to people who love trekking, training, or traveling.

Wearable Tech April 15, 2017

Forget The Galaxy S8: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Concept Images Have Us Drooling

The Galaxy Note 8 is poised to become the best smartphone Samsung has ever built when it’s released possibly later this fall. Here’s an early look to get everyone excited.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 15, 2017

Rugged Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Reportedly In Tow, Headed To AT&T

Samsung has been offering rugged, 'Active' versions of its flagships for years now and this year should be no different. A tougher Galaxy S8 Active is reportedly in the cards and could launch as an AT&T exclusive.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 14, 2017

Galaxy S8 Customers In US Who Preordered Directly From Samsung Receiving Free Speaker

Customers in the United States, who preordered the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ directly from Samsung, are receiving a speaker amplifier dock as an additional gift. The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are set to hit the shelves on April 21.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 14, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Iris Scanner Reportedly More Advanced Than FBI’s Fingerprint Tech

The Galaxy S8’s iris scanner might even be more accurate than the FBI’s fingerprint technology, according to the company responsible for Samsung’s iris recognition technology. On paper, it does sure like it, but other factors play in, too.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 14, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Battery Didn't Explode Even After A Handsaw Went Through It, And Here's Video Proof

The Samsung Galaxy S8 didn't explode or catch fire despite its battery getting nicked by a mini handsaw, and there's even a video to prove it.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 13, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Drives 720,000+ Preorders In Home Country: Galaxy Note 7 Didn't Blow Up S8 Success

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are off to a remarkable start, driving more than 720,000 preorders already in the company's home market. With such a record-setting initial demand, it seems the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco can't burn the Galaxy S8 success.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 13, 2017

Preordered Samsung Galaxy S8 From T-Mobile? You May Get The Delivery A Bit Early

A message from T-Mobile to some customers who preordered the Galaxy S8 confirmed that it would ship the smartphone from April 19. The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are poised to hit the shelves on April 21.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 12, 2017

Dual-Screen Samsung Galaxy X Prototype To Enter Testing Soon: Premium Foldable Smartphone Edging Closer?

Rumors of a premium foldable smartphone from Samsung have been making rounds for ages, yet nothing has materialized so far. Nevertheless, a new report reveals that Samsung will start testing a dual-display prototype by May, working toward a foldable handset.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 12, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 And Galaxy S6 Edge+ On AT&T Start Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update

AT&T pushed out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+ smartphones. The OTA update was rolled out on April 11 and brings pre-loaded apps such as Samsung Pass and Samsung Cloud.

Apps/Software April 12, 2017

Sprint Customers Who Preordered Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Will Get $100 eCertificate

Sprint customers who preordered the carrier’s variant of the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ would benefit from a freebie. They would be entitled to an eCertificate worth $100.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 12, 2017

Samsung Will Not Launch Bixby Alongside Galaxy S8: When Will The Digital Assistant Fully Roll Out?

Bixby, Samsung's new digital assistant, will not be fully rolled out alongside the April 21 release of the Galaxy S8. This is because the English version of Bixby Voice is still suffering from performance issues.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 12, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Breaks Preorder Records Despite Galaxy Note 7 Recall

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ have managed to break preorder records in the United States despite the Galaxy Note 7 debacle. The Galaxy S8+ is reportedly more popular with U.S. consumers than the Galaxy S8.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 11, 2017

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