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Samsung is bringing these flagship features to budget models

Looks like Samsung is focusing more and more on bringing features from its flagship phones to budget models, like the Galaxy A and J models.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Note 8

Qualcomm’s in-display fingerprint sensors will provide extra functions in Samsung smartphones

Enter and find out about the new functions that are coming to Samsung smartphones thanks to Qualcomm’s in-display fingerprint sensors

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star and Galaxy S8 Lite rumored to come to China soon

The branding mystery of the SM-G8850 and SM-G8750 may have been solved, with the two expected out in China before long under Galaxy A8 Star and S8 Lite names.

Mid-range Samsung Galaxy A6 rumored to come to India soon with dual front-facing cameras

We don’t have a price tag or release date yet, but the no doubt budget-friendly Samsung Galaxy A6 is expected out in India before long with a single rear camera and dual selfie shooters in tow.

Samsung Exynos 9610 SoC supports mid-range AI photography and enhanced face detection

No, the Exynos 9610 is technically not an ultra-high-end new mobile processor, but it does include plenty of “premium” features and capabilities.

Oreo updates are officially coming to the Galaxy S8, S8+ and Note 8 in Canada by the end of the month

There’s good reason to believe the Galaxy Note 8 will be updated to Android Oreo in several global markets by the end of March.

Best Buy and B&H discreetly start selling Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018)

While B&H Photo Video makes it crystal clear its Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) stock is “international”, Best Buy only lists the two new phones as compatible with US GSM carriers.

Mid-range Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) go official with Infinity Displays

As expected, the Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) are Samsung’s first non-flagship “Infinity Display” phones, also featuring dual front-facing cameras.

Samsung and LG have mid-range phones planned for CES 2018 announcements

Instead of a super-high-end Samsung Galaxy S9 and LG G7, CES 2018 attendees will likely get to see the Galaxy A8 (2018) and LG K10 (2018) unveiled in Vegas.

Hands-on video answers all your Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) questions

This is it, ladies and gents, the upper mid-range Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) manhandled on video, full spec sheet in tow.

Samsung has Nougat update plans for a heap of Galaxy oldies, including the original J5 and J7

Samsung’s detailed, long-term Android Nougat promotion plans are official… in Turkey, including devices as old and humble as the J5, J7, J7 Prime and On7.

Samsung finally makes Nougat rollout for Galaxy S7 official, also confirming what’s next

Samsung wants the world to know Android 7.0 Nougat is properly rolling out to the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge at last, with more devices to be updated soon.

Entire mid-range Samsung Galaxy A (2016) smartphone family ‘confirmed’ for Nougat updates

Android Nougat updates are apparently not just headed for Galaxy S7, Note 5, S6 and Tab S2 models… eventually, but the full 2016 Galaxy A roster also.

No clear answers on why Note 7 explodes, but Galaxy S7 is the clear replacement for now

Sources close to Samsung are pointing to bad battery construction and aggressive battery charge programming. The company responds with more S7 units.

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) goes official in Korea with all-metal build, large battery

The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) borrows visuals from the original A8 and the Galaxy C family while mostly aping the S6 and Note 5’s specs.

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) kinda-sorta resembles Galaxy S7 in leaked renders

Instead of cooking up a 2017 Galaxy A8 generation alongside the A3, A5 and A7 (2017), Samsung leaves the 5.7-incher one year behind.

Galaxy A8 (2016) found on GFXBench as a 2015 flagship

What’s said to be the successor to last year’s best of yesteryear has been spotted on a benchmark site with the best specs of… yesteryear.

Galaxy A8 is the latest non-flagship Samsung to jump on Marshmallow bandwagon

Closely following in the footsteps of its Galaxy A9 big brother, the mid-range, metal-clad Samsung Galaxy A8 today begins its Marshmallow rollout in India.

Samsung beefs up Galaxy A8 with upgraded Exynos SoC

Find out what component changes are hiding within the new Samsung Galaxy A8 hardware refresh.

Samsung’s Android Marshmallow roadmap gets updated with new ETAs, more devices

Samsung’s three rumored phases of Android Marshmallow updates are expanded, with tablets now included, but 6.0 ports for the Note 3 and S4 not approved.

Mid-range phablets are in: Samsung Galaxy A9 coming soon with 6-inch screen

Contradicting earlier rumors, Zauba lists a number of 6-inch Samsung Galaxy A9 models making their way into India for testing and R&D actions.

Samsung is selling a lot of (budget) smartphones

Samsung may have just posted some positive growth in its smartphones unit.…

‘Mid-range’ Samsung Galaxy A9 gets benchmarked with SD620 SoC, 3GB RAM

The Samsung Galaxy A9 is practically confirmed after a second preliminary benchmark visit, and though it’s not technically a flagship, it looks impressive.

Samsung Galaxy A9 speculation ramps up with R&D component trips to India

Zauba confirms a Samsung Galaxy A9 is indeed in the pipeline, but its commercial rollout may not happen until spring 2016, at the earliest.

Here’s how much the Samsung Galaxy A8 will run you

Interested in purchasing one? The Samsung Galaxy A8 price may be an important factor – and a new Chinese sales listing will let you know how much that is.