Tag: Galaxy S8 Plus

Samsung Galaxy S8/ S8 Plus And Galaxy Note 8 Get May Android Security Patch On Verizon And T-Mobile

Verizon and T-Mobile both released the latest Android security patch for the Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus, and Galaxy Note 8. The updates are rolling out now.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 26, 2018

The iPhone X Camera Is The Best Among All Smartphones, Says Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports ranked the iPhone X camera as the best among all smartphones in the industry. The rankings, however, does not yet include Samsung's latest flagships, the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+.

Apple March 1, 2018

How To Download And Install Android 8.0 Oreo Update On Your Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus

Own the Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus? Here's a guide on how to download and install Android 8.0 Oreo official update.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 11, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S8 Owners Are Reporting A Wake-Up Bug That Turns Screen On, Drains Battery

Samsung’s Galaxy 2017 flagship models have reportedly been hit by a new issue called 'wake-up bug.' The bug inadvertently turns on the screen of the Galaxy S8, S8 Plus, and Note 8 and drains the device’s battery.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 3, 2018

Galaxy S8 Fast Charging Not Working After October Update, Users Report

Fast charging not working on your Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus? If so, you should know that you're not alone, but Samsung has yet to roll out a fix.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 1, 2017

AT&T Black Friday BOGO Deals: Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus, And Galaxy S8 Active

AT&T is offering BOGO deals on Galaxy S8, S8 Plus, S8 Active, and Note 8, albeit not all qualify for a full BOGO. Some will require a difference so the second one will be heavily discounted, but not exactly free.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 22, 2017

Samsung Black Friday 2017 Deals: Get The Galaxy Note 8 With Free Gear 360 Camera, And Other Offers

Samsung fans can now take a look at what the company has planned for Black Friday 2017. Deals include offers for the Galaxy Note 8 and the Galaxy S8, alongside discounts for devices such as the Chromebook Plus.

Gadgets November 13, 2017

Buh-Bye, Bixby: Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8 Owners Can Finally Disable The Bixby Button

Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 owners, you can now say goodbye to Bixby or, to be exact, completely disable the Bixby button. That's good news if you've always wanted to keep Samsung's virtual assistant quiet.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 4, 2017

You Can Finally Disable The Annoying Bixby Button On Your Samsung Galaxy S8 And Note 8

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8 owners now have the option to disable the Bixby button via the latest update, but remapping the dedicated key is still not allowed.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 19, 2017

YouTube Launches HDR Option On Select LG, Samsung, And Sony Xperia Phones, But Several Users Are Reporting Major Problems

The YouTube app now supports a number of HDR playback options for HDR-compliant smartphones. But several users who got to try the new feature have started reporting major performance and playback issues.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 9, 2017

Best Buy Offers $200 Gift Cards With Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8/ S8 Plus

Purchasing an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ from Best Buy now comes with a $200 gift card and a free holder/stand. The unlocked units work with all major U.S. carriers.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 30, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Galaxy S8: Similar Phones With 2 Big Differences, But Are They Worth The Higher Price?

Between the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and Galaxy S8, there are two big differences, and we're not talking about the S Pen but dual cameras and 6 GB of RAM. The question is, are they worth the higher price?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 27, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8 Plus Rule The Market: Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports released its latest stats about the smartphone market and the Galaxy S8+ ranks top, followed by the Galaxy S8. Apple's iPhone 7 Plus, meanwhile, ranks fifth.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 14, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Users Get Ads As Push Notifications: How To Disable Them

Frustrated Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ owners took to Reddit to complain about gaming-related ads served as push notifications. If you're among those annoyed by such ads, here's how to disable them.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 13, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Tips: Fast Charging Won't Work If The Screen Is On

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ come with fast charging technology, but with a caveat. Although Samsung doesn't mention it anywhere, fast charging only works if the display is off.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 12, 2017

AT&T Offers $200 Trade-In Credit For Samsung Galaxy S8 Or Galaxy S8 Plus Purchase But It's A Limited-Time Deal

AT&T has kicked off a new promotion for the latest Samsung flagships, offering $200 trade-in credit toward the purchase of a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+. The offer will expire at the end of this month, so here's all you need to know about this deal.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 8, 2017

Samsung Uploads Galaxy S8 Tutorial Videos To Help Users Understand Basic Features Of The New Smartphone

Samsung uploaded a series of tutorial videos for the benefit of Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ users. These videos detailed on the Bixby functionalities, as well as the iris scanner, and VR capabilities that both devices support.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 30, 2017

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 April 27, 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+ vs Galaxy S7 Edge: Should You Upgrade?

After the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8+, many Galaxy S7 edge users may contemplate upgrading to the newer device. However, is the new smartphone really worth the upgrade?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 9, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Drop Test Pits It Against iPhone 7 Plus [Video]

Samsung chose a glass-sandwich design for its latest Galaxy S8 series and while it looks gorgeous, it may spark some durability concerns. A new drop test pits the Galaxy S8+ against the iPhone 7 Plus and brings both good and bad news.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 8, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8+ vs iPhone 7 Plus: Specs Shootout

Since the launch of the Galaxy S8+, it has been debated whether the device is better than the iPhone 7 Plus. Here's a comparison of the features and specs of the two smartphones to offer a clearer picture.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 5, 2017

The Galaxy S8, S8 Plus Won’t Support Google’s Daydream VR

Samsung’s newest pair of flagships, for all their bells and whistles, misses one feature: Daydream compatibility. It turns out installing the Daydream app on either the Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus brings up an error message, meaning it won’t work.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 3, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition Fooled By A Photo, But Let's Not Rush A Verdict Yet [Video]

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ boast enhanced security through facial recognition and iris scanning, but they may not be that secure after all. A new video surfaced showing the Galaxy S8 facial recognition feature tricked by a photo.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 1, 2017

Microsoft To Release Galaxy S8, S8 Plus Microsoft Edition: Comes With Cortana, OneDrive, And More

Microsoft has partnered with Samsung to procure Microsoft Edition versions of both the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, Samsung’s newest flagship pair. The special edition phones will come equipped with Cortana, OneDrive, Excel, and other Office apps.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 31, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Price, Preorder Options, And Perks At Major US Carriers And Best Buy

Samsung has officially unveiled its top-notch Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ and the two smartphones are now up for preorder at all major U.S. carriers and Best Buy. Here are the prices, offers, and freebies currently available.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 30, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Chip Shortage: Will It Impact Supply?

The production of inadequate chipsets may cause supply issues for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Due to the shortage of the chips, Samsung may fail to meet market demand for its upcoming smartphones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 30, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Event: How To Watch The Live Stream And What To Expect

Samsung's huge Galaxy S8 event is now in the offing. Here's what you need to know before it kicks off, from how to watch the live stream to what to expect.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 29, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus Official Details Leaked Before March 29 Announcement

The official details of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus have seemingly leaked before the March 29 announcement of Samsung. Here are the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus specs revealed in the leak.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 26, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 To Come With Free Gear VR And $100 Gift Card, Leaked Target Catalog Reveals

A leaked Target newspaper ad for the week of April 2-8 reveals neat preorder deals for the upcoming Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones. Customers will get a free Gear VR with Controller and a $100 gift card to sweeten the deal.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 24, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Leaks In Black, Gray, And Gold Options

Images of the Samsung Galaxy S8 leaked again and showed off the black, gray, and gold options of the upcoming smartphone. Samsung is yet to confirm the color choices and will likely do so during the launch event on March 29.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 23, 2017

Samsung DeX Station And 5,100 mAh Power Bank For Galaxy S8 Leaks Ahead Of Launch

A 5,100 mAh powerbank and dock station may be launched for the Samsung Galaxy S8. The powerbank and DeX station may be priced at $75 and $159, respectively.

Gadgets March 23, 2017

Samsung Confirms Galaxy S8 Preorders Start April 7 But No News Of Global Debut

Samsung has confirmed that preorders for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will start on April 7 but in home country, South Korea. The flagship smartphones will go on sale on April 21, but there is no word on the global rollout.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 16, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus To Be Released In New Jewel-Toned Amethyst Color Choice?

With only a few days before Samsung makes the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus official, a new detail regarding the devices has leaked. The company may offer the smartphone in a new Amethyst color.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 15, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Size Comparison With Note 7, Galaxy S7, And S6 Revealed

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

Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Preorder Prices Higher Than Galaxy S7 Series

A retailer has already started taking preorders for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. The prices are significantly higher than last year's Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 9, 2017

Samsung Trademarks 'Infinity Display' For Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Near Bezel-Free Display

Samsung has filed a trademark for what is expected to be the new displays found on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. Infinity Display is expected to be the official name.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 7, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Preorder Date Set For April 10

Samsung will launch the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus at an event on March 29. A report claims the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will be available for preorder on April 10.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 7, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Leak In New Video, Surface On Geekbench

A latest video leaked online, shows the impending Samsung Galaxy S8. The smartphones, Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ have also been benchmarked by Geekbench to test the capabilities of the flagships.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 6, 2017

Purported Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Spotted On Geekbench With Snapdragon 835 On Board

A Samsung SM-G955U has dropped by Geekbench and it seems to be the Snapdragon 835 variant of the upcoming Galaxy S8 Plus. Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy S8 series later this month, on March 29.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 2, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Powered On And Size Comparison Video Leaks [Video]

Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus on March 29. A video has just leaked, which shows the smartphones powered on and how they compare in size.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 27, 2017

Samsung Announces Galaxy S8 And S8 Plus Unpacked Launch Event Date With Teaser Video [Video]

Samsung has posted a teaser video for its upcoming Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. The video also confirms the smartphones will launch on March 29.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 27, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus Release Date Confirmed

Samsung is planning to launch the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus in a few weeks. A new report claims to reveal when the smartphones will be released globally.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 25, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Leaked Images Show On-Screen Buttons And Always-On Display

New images of the Samsung Galaxy S8 have been published online. The images show the smartphone's on-screen buttons and always-on display.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 23, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Leaked Specs Sheet Reveals Almost All Details Of Smartphone

The specs sheet for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8+ smartphone has leaked and details nearly all the features of the handset. The Galaxy S8+ could have Quad HD display, 4 GB of RAM, 12MP primary camera and more.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 23, 2017

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