A Redditor reported that his Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge suddenly froze and shut down, then burst into flames a few seconds later. Combined with the earlier report on an exploding Galaxy Note 9, has the Galaxy Note 7 issue returned?
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 24, 2018
AT&T is now the first U.S. carrier to release Android 8.0 Oreo for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. Users confirmed that the update is rolling out now.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 13, 2018
Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge owners, rejoice! Samsung officially confirmed the Android 8.0 Oreo update for mid-May, so it's just a couple of weeks away.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 1, 2018
The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge received an update and the release notes said it was Android 8.0 Oreo, but it was, in fact, just Android Nougat. On the bright side, the update does bring the latest Android security patch for April.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 21, 2018
What the human kind knew about the Andromeda Galaxy may change again. A new discovery suggested that the neighboring galaxy is just about the same size of the Milky Way and not two or three times bigger as previously assumed.
Space February 15, 2018
Samsung’s mobile business chief has refuted negative claims about the Galaxy S8’s sales performance. He said that Galaxy S7 sales are not surpassing Galaxy S8 sales at all.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 18, 2017
Some analysts believe the Galaxy S8's market performance is not as great as the Galaxy S7's, but Samsung doesn't agree. The company refutes such claims, arguing that such a comparison is premature at this point.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 12, 2017
Samsung's new launcher for the Galaxy S8, the Experience Launcher, has already been successfully ported to work with the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. Installing the launcher is easy and does not require the receiving smartphone to be rooted.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 3, 2017
Samsung introduced a new and 'fundamentally different' assistant called Bixby, but it's exclusive to the Galaxy S8 series for now. Nevertheless, an unofficial port is now available and brings Bixby to older Samsung smartphones as well.
Apps/Software April 3, 2017
Samsung launched its flagship device, the Galaxy S8, at its Unpacked Event on March 29. Here's a look at how the latest smartphone fares against its predecessor, the Galaxy S7.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 1, 2017
Choosing the best Android phone in 2017 is a difficult chore, especially with varying specs sheet, price points, features, and even gimmicks. So here is a detailed look at the best Android smartphones you can get right now.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 17, 2017
The sales of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 may be lower than its predecessor Galaxy S7. The Galaxy S8 will reportedly rake in between 40 million to 45 million, compared to the 52 million units of the Galaxy S7.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 14, 2017
Having problems with your newly updated Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge? Here are some of the most common Android 7.0 Nougat update problems and how you can fix them
Apps/Software March 12, 2017
Canadian Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge users can rejoice now as Rogers has announced that it will bring the Android Nougat update to both devices. The update is scheduled to roll out on March 20.
Apps/Software March 11, 2017
While the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will use larger displays than previous models, overall size won't increase much. Renders have been published comparing the size difference with previous flagship Galaxy smartphones.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 10, 2017
Verizon has finally released the Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, becoming the last of the four major U.S. carriers to do so. The update brings a slew of neat features and improvements, so here's what to expect.
Apps/Software March 6, 2017
A Galaxy S7 smartphone belonging to a student caught fire while she was asleep. The device started emitting smoke and was charred, but the victim escaped without any injuries.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 6, 2017
Looking for the best Galaxy S7 deals or the best Galaxy S7 edge deals? Check out these smartphone promos from Samsung and Best Buy
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 3, 2017
Best Buy has introduced a new promotion on the purchase of Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The deal offers free $100 gift card, a 256 GB memory card and a wireless charger to anyone buying these devices.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2017
The Secure Folder feature, first seen in the controversial Galaxy Note 7, is now available on the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. The Samsung smartphones, however, need to be upgraded to Android 7.0 Nougat.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2017
The excitement builds up as MWC 2017 opens its gates, but if you want to enjoy a BOGO Galaxy S7 deal from AT&T or an LG G5 with a big discount, here are the details.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 25, 2017
Owners of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge on Verizon are frustrated that they have yet to receive the Android 7.0 Nougat update. Competitors AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile have all released the software upgrade.
Apps/Software February 25, 2017
Sprint has started pushing out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge. The OTA update comes close on the heels of T-Mobile and AT&T rolling out Android N for the two smartphones.
Apps/Software February 22, 2017
A Samsung app may have leaked how the Galaxy S8 device will look like. It features a computer render that resembles rumored images of the handset recently circulating in the internet.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 21, 2017
After T-Mobile, AT&T has started pushing out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge. The OTA update for the two smartphones is being pushed out in phases.
Apps/Software February 19, 2017
T-Mobile has just released its Android 7.0 Nougat software update to its Galaxy S7 edge smartphone. The carrier is now expected to release the update for the Galaxy S7 imminently.
Apps/Software February 17, 2017
Verizon sweetens the Verizon Unlimited deal with free smartphones for customers of other carriers who are willing to switch. Want a free iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, or Google Pixel? Here's what you should know.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 14, 2017
Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge users have been encountering battery depletion issues post updating to Android 7.0 Nougat. Tests have revealed that the recent update is to be blamed for the reduced battery life.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 12, 2017
Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus in the next few weeks. A new report reveals how larger the handsets' batteries will supposedly be.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 10, 2017
Tech analysts say that the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus would sell more than the Galaxy S8. The analysis was made based on the past sales reports of Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 7, 2017
Android 7.0 Nougat brings the beauty mode feature for the users of Galaxy S7 edge and Galaxy S7 smartphones. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to use this feature on the smartphones.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 6, 2017
T-Mobile is offering a new deal for customers who purchase the Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge for a limited time. The carrier is giving away a free one-year subscription to Netflix with the handsets.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 5, 2017
The Samsung Galaxy S8 has leaked extensively as of late, as we get closer to the official release. Based on rumors and leaks so far, here's what changes to expect compared with the current Galaxy S7 series.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 2, 2017
T-Mobile may soon roll out the much-awaited Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge phones. The update is currently in testing as revealed by the carrier's support page.
Apps/Software February 1, 2017
Samsung is readying an Android 7.0 Nougat software update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. A new video provides a look at some of the new features.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 30, 2017
Best Buy is currently offering a sweet deal when buying a Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge. The retailer is giving away a free 32-inch Samsung Smart HDTV with the purchase.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 27, 2017
Verizon, T Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint customers are eagerly awaiting their Android 7.0 Nougat software upgrades. Here’s a rundown of all information available so far regarding potential release dates of the update for each of the four major U.S. carriers.
Apps/Software January 25, 2017
The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Google Pixel go head-to-head and face off against each in the battle of superior specifications. Here's a look at which of the two Android-powered smartphones is the better bet.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 21, 2017
Samsung has tinkered with the screen resolution in the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, after the Android 7.0 Nougat update. The screen resolution now automatically switches to a FHD mode, differing from Android Nougat’s default WQHD resolution.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 20, 2017
Samsung has already released Android 7.0 Nougat for the international versions of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge and a U.S. release may not be too far off. AT&T has reportedly started beta testing and plans to roll out the update in early spring.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 20, 2017
The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Android 7.0 Nougat update has begun rolling out worldwide. Users of the smartphones in Europe and China have reported receiving the update, with the U.S. release expected imminently.
Apps/Software January 18, 2017
Samsung is expected to officially unveil the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus in the coming weeks. Dimensions for both smartphones have leaked and get compared to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 18, 2017
Samsung released the official Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge last week, but it apparently ran into some issues. According to new reports, the company pulled the update in China and replaced it with a new beta build.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 17, 2017
The first public release of Android 7.0 Nougat has officially started rolling out to Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge devices. However, it seems the update is hitting devices that were part of the beta and a wider rollout to non-beta testers could follow next week.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 13, 2017
HTC is expected to unveil the HTC U Ultra/Ocean Note on Jan. 12. Leaked images show it will feature an LG V20-like secondary ticker display, glass body, and same highly rated 12-megapixel rear camera from Google's Pixel and Pixel XL.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 11, 2017
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