Tag: Samsung Galaxy S7

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Freezes, Shuts Down, Then Bursts Into Flames

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

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Android 8.0 Oreo Rollout Could Start In May

A Samsung-owned website revealed that Android 8.0 Oreo is scheduled to be released for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in May. It also revealed when the 2017 Galaxy A3, A5, and A7 will receive the update.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 23, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S7 Catches Fire, Owner Escapes Serious Injuries

Samsung Galaxy S7 scares another customer by catching fire and billowing smoke. The device, which was kept inside the cup holder of the car, all of a sudden started emitting smoke while the owner was driving to her friend's house.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 3, 2017

T-Mobile Stages Massive Android Phones Sale: Galaxy S7 Edge $419 Off

T-Mobile has slashed the prices of top-of-the-line Android phone by as much as $419. Aside from the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, the LG V20 is also being offered for a pittance.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 22, 2017

Android 7.0 Nougat News: Samsung Devices Get Lots Of Love With Android Nougat OS Updates

Mobile phone carriers are spreading joy to Samsung device owners by rolling out Android Nougat updates in the past week. Find out if your carrier is bringing Nougat to your device.

Apps/Software February 21, 2017

Galaxy S8 Launch Triggers Hot S7 Deals As Samsung Clears Inventory

Samsung is already clearing its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge inventories to pave the way for the highly anticipated launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 sometime in March. The move is already causing price drops and bundled freebies.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 9, 2017

Smartphone Deals: Verizon Promo Offers $100 Discount On Select Flagships, Including Samsung Galaxy S7, HTC 10 And More

Verizon has kicked off a new promotion that offers $100 off select flagships such as the Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge, HTC 10 and more. The discount is available with a promo code, but there are a couple of caveats.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 13, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Now Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Samsung has reportedly started pushing out the Android 7.0 Nougat software update for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge smartphones. The update arrived a week prior to its rumored roll out on Jan. 17.

Apps/Software January 12, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Blue Coral Option Releasing Soon In Europe

Tech buffs in Europe can rejoice as Samsung Netherlands has listed the Galaxy S7 Edge in the Blue Coral hue on its website. This model is already available in the United States and will soon go on sale in Europe.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 7, 2017

Top 2016 Smartphones With The Best Camera: iPhone 7 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S7, Google Pixel, And More

Here is a list of smartphones with the best camera technologies this year. The list includes devices that have dominated this category in the past, but there are also some surprising entrants.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 24, 2016

Best Buy Smartphone Deals Revealed: Google Pixel, LG V20, Samsung Galaxy S7/ S7 Edge And More Get Big Discounts

Best Buy slapped heavy discounts and promotional offers on a number of top smartphones, including the Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 edge, Google Pixel/Pixel XL, LG G5, and LG V20. The sale also covers wearable devices and more.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 20, 2016

Verizon Google Pixel, iPhone 7, Galaxy S7 And More Now Free With Trade-In, $10/ Month With Payment Plan

Verizon revealed new holiday deals starting this Friday, Dec. 16, offering top smartphones for free or at attractive prices with monthly installments. The Google Pixel/ Pixel XL, iPhone 7/ 7 Plus, Galaxy S7/ S7 edge and more are free with trade-in, or $10 per month with device payment plans.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 16, 2016

Which Smartphone Should You Give (Or Get) This Holiday Season? Google Pixel vs. iPhone 7 vs. Galaxy S7

We help you decide which of the following smartphones - the iPhone 7, Samsung Galaxy S7 or the Google Pixel - is the best handset to give this holiday season.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 15, 2016

Samsung Rumored To Tap Local Fingerprint Scanner Suppliers

Samsung could be gunning for widespread fingerprint authentication across the bulk of its future mobile devices. The company is reportedly in talks with various suppliers for this purpose.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 26, 2016

T-Mobile Free iPhone 7 With Trade-In Deal Comes Back For Black Friday, Free Samsung Galaxy S7 And LG V20 Join The Party

T-Mobile is bringing back one of its most popular deals for Black Friday: a free iPhone 7 with a qualified smartphone trade-in. Moreover, the carrier is extending the deal to Android flagships too, offering free Samsung Galaxy S7 or LG V20 with trade-in.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 23, 2016

OnePlus 3T Review Roundup: Specs Upgrades Make It The King Of Budget Android Phones?

Reviews are now finding that the OnePlus 3T is up there with Google Pixel in terms of hardware and performance. However, there are very few compromises such as the rear camera performance.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 22, 2016

Android 7.0 Nougat Beta For Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge And Galaxy S7 Does Not Bring Gear VR Support

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge smartphones reportedly do not connect to the Gear VR headset after being updated to Android 7.0 Nougat beta. There is no temporary workaround to resolve the issue.

Apps/Software November 21, 2016

Verizon BOGO Deals: Get 50 Percent Off Google Pixel, Pixel XL, LG V20, Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge

Verizon launched a BOGO 50 percent off deal on a number of premium Android smartphones, including the new Google Pixel and Pixel XL, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, and the LG V20. This is a limited-time deal.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 11, 2016

Best Waterproof Smartphones 2016: Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, iPhone 7, Sony Xperia XZ And More

A smartphone with a waterproof IP rating is a handy utility because it means the device is more robust. We check out some of the best waterproof smartphones of 2016 like the iPhone 7 and the Galaxy S7.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 29, 2016

LG V20 Bundled With Free B&O H3 Headphones To Become Available At T-Mobile On Oct. 28

T-Mobile will begin shipping the LG V20 on Oct. 28 in the United States. There is no pricing information yet but the AT&T version will be sold for an outrageous price.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 7, 2016

Verizon First To Unbox Google Pixel, Pixel XL Smartphones In An Ad [Video]

Verizon got to unbox both Google Pixel and Pixel XL in a two-minute promotional advertisement. It is the exclusive carrier partner for both devices, which will begin shipping on Oct. 20.

Google October 5, 2016

Google Pixel vs Samsung Galaxy S7 vs iPhone 7 Specs Compared: Battle Of The Flagship Smartphones

The Google Pixel is finally here, but how does it stack up against rivals? Here's how it fares against the iPhone 7 and the Samsung Galaxy S7.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 5, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge To Receive September Update: Galaxy A8 May Be Next

T-Mobile is pushing out new a update for Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. The update brings the latest Sept. 1 Android security patches, new Samsung Cloud features and general performance improvements.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 29, 2016

Five Android Alternatives For The iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus

Considering the possible demise of the 35mm headphone jack on Apple products, a wide selection of smartphones is out to replace the iPhone. Companies like Samsung, LG, Huawei, HTC and Sony have the exciting and ultimate features to keep the android experience worthwhile.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 27, 2016

North Korea Confiscates Olympic Athletes' Free Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Games Edition

North Korea is refusing to give its athletes the Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Games Edition smartphones, which Samsung gifted to all delegations. Neither Samsung nor the Olympic Committee of the dictatorship have made any comments on the incident.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 13, 2016

OnePlus 3 vs Samsung Galaxy S7: Dash Charge Thrashes Adaptive Fast Charging [Video]

The OnePlus 3 and Samsung Galaxy S7 face off in a charge-time challenge, which tests the abilities of both the devices within the same time frame. The DASH Charge equipped OnePlus 3 routs the Galaxy S7 — which touts adaptive fast charging — with ease.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 9, 2016

Samsung Remixes The Galaxy S7 For The Rio Olympics: Here's Where You Can Get One

Samsung has rolled out yet another special phone in time for the Olympics, but this time around, even non-participating athletes can snag one.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 18, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge No Longer Eligible For Sprint 'Galaxy Forever' Upgrade Program

Sprint seems to have quietly removed the Galaxy S7 edge from its 'Galaxy Forever' program. The carrier offered no explanation for this decision, but the Galaxy S7 continues to be available.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 10, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 Success Securing Company's Best Quarter In 2 Years: Analysts

Samsung is expected to report its best operational profit in two years, which is due in no small part to the high sales of Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge flagships. Industry analysts estimate that the company's profit will continue to increase.

Business Tech July 5, 2016

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S7 BOGO Deal: You Only Have Until June 30

There are just a few more days left to take advantage of AT&T's BOGO on flagship phones. The Samsung Galaxy S7 headlines a collection of eligible phones that also includes the LG G5, Galaxy Note 5 and others.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 25, 2016

Go Wild, Shutterbugs. Facebook 360 Photos Is Finally Here

Facebook began rolling out its 360 photos on Thursday, and it allows users to capture and share immersive panoramic images to the News Feed.

Internet June 10, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 Now Available For Only $429.99 On eBay: 32 GB, Sprint GSM Unlocked

If you're planning to buy a Samsung Galaxy S7, now is the perfect time to do so, as the 32 GB variant of the phone is now available for only $429.99 on eBay. Here are the details.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 30, 2016

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge Receive Crucial Security Update

T-Mobile began pushing out out a security update for its variant of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge smartphones. The update fixes a critical issue that would otherwise wipe out the phones' memory completely.

Apps/Software May 25, 2016

Best Buy Samsung Galaxy S7 Deal Gives You Free 32-Inch LED Smart TV

A new Best Buy deal offers a free Samsung LED Smart HDTV to customers who purchase the Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 edge. The promo can be availed through Best Buy's online store or physical retail outlets.

Business Tech May 23, 2016

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Now Getting May Security Patch

AT&T has pushed out the May security patch to its Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge subscribers. AT&T is yet to release an official statement on its website regarding the update.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 15, 2016

Beware: Samsung Galaxy S7/ S7 Edge Home Button Prone To Scratches, Gets Easily Damaged

Several users are reporting the home button on their Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge now show some scratch. In contrast, not a single scratch has been reported showing on their handsets' shiny glass bodies.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 1, 2016

Samsung Motion Photo vs. Apple Live Photos: Here's The Deal

Samsung invested in improving the camera features of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and jumped onto the "moving pictures" bandwagon. Samsung overhauled its camera hardware and included a feature that is similar, yet different, from Apple’s Live Photos.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 19, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Doubles Download And Upload Speed With Category 11 LTE, 12 LTE In South Korea

Using the next-generation LTE in South Korea, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge have faster download and upload speeds, says a report. With the next-gen LTE, it takes only 15 seconds for users to download a 1 GB movie.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 29, 2016

Best Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Accessories, From Wireless Chargers To VR, Power Banks Or Headphones

Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge proved that they are the best smartphones out there, and accessorizing them is almost a must. We compiled a list of gadgets that further increase the value of your Samsung flagship.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 27, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 Crowned As Best Smartphone Ever: Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has ended its review of the Galaxy S7 smartphone and the results are spectacular. The site crowned the latest Samsung flagship as the best smartphone ever, and here is why.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 24, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 Falls 1,000 Feet From The Sky And Doesn't Die: Check This Out [Video]

Unlock River is an unusual team of testers that pushes premium devices to unreasonable limits. In a recent YouTube video, the team dropped a Samsung Galaxy S7 on concrete from a height of 1,000 feet, and the results are surprising.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 21, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Get Extra Grip And Protection With New Skins: Goodbye, Slippery Smudges?

The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge qualify as great-looking flagships, but they could use some smudge protection. Smartphone skin manufacturer dbrand proposes a solution for Samsung’s flagships and it combines both aesthetics and functionality.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 18, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Preorders Top 10 Million In World's Biggest Smartphone Market

Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge now reached more than 10 million preordered units in China. The number is expected to hit up to 15 million on March 18 when preorders will close for the devices.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 18, 2016

Verizon Announces Annual Upgrade Program And It Starts When You Buy A Galaxy S7 Or S7 Edge

Customers who will buy a Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge through Verizon's device payment option can get a brand new smartphone every year through its upgrade program. The owner must have already paid at least 50 percent of device's price and the phone has to be at least 30 days old to be eligible for upgrade.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 15, 2016

T-Mobile Buy One, Get One Free Promo For Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Is Now Live

T-Mobile confirmed the purported rumor that a Buy One, Get One Free deal is coming for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. The offer is now live and includes a free Samsung Gear VR device, but it comes with certain caveats.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 11, 2016

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