Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ will now get updates on a quarterly basis
Goodbye, monthly security updates!
Have a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy Note8? You won’t get Android 10
Users of the 2017 Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note8 smartphones will not get the Android 10 update, at least not through official channels
Project Zero: Galaxy, Pixel and other Android devices affected by exploit
Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, OPPO, Google, and other Android devices have been exploited with a vulnerability discovered by Google’s Project Zero.
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Samsung accused of misleading customers on Galaxy S water resistance
The Australian consumer watchdog is taking Samsung to court alleging the company is falsely advertising water resitance of its Galaxy phones.
Remapping Bixby button
Remapping the Bixby button now possible on Galaxy S8, S8+, S9, S9+, Note8 & Note9
Several reports are claiming that updates are going out to older Bixby-enabled Samsung flagships that allow users to remap the Bixby button.
Remapping Bixby button
Remapping Bixby button on the Galaxy S8, S8+, S9, S9+, Note8 & Note9
Remapping Bixby button options that allow you to open any app will be coming soon to the Galaxy S8, S8+, S9, S9+, Note8 & Note9.
iPhone 7 still the most popular phone in ownership across North America
It was the most popular iPhone and also the most popular smartphone in the continent in the fourth quarter of 2018, continuing a long streak.
Sell your old Samsung Galaxy soon so you can get an S10
With the Samsung Galaxy S10 just around the corner, we’re teaching you how to sell your old Samsung Galaxy so your upgrade will be cheaper.
Samsung will bring Android Pie to Galaxy S8 in March, tablets next fall
Samsung has laid out its plans to update all of its Android devices to Pie. It will span 24 devices and take about 10 months.
Metro by T-Mobile and T-Mobile extend Cyber Week deals
Metro by T-Mobile is offering free phones for all persuasions as long as you’re a switcher while T-Mobile is splurging on Samsung 4K TVs.
Galaxy S8 and Note8 to also get Samsung One UI
According to a recent report and leak, Samsung’s brand new One UI will also be available for the Galaxy S8 series, and the Note8.
Samsung selling T-Mobile Galaxy S8 for… wait, how much?
T-Mobile has been sticking it to shoppers of older and cheaper phones by pricing the Galaxy S8 at $600. In 2018. So, what’s the deal here?
Unlocked Galaxy S8 and S8+ now available at their lowest prices ever: $475 and $520
Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus might be old, but they’re certainly not outdated, still offering plenty of bang for your buck at $475 and $520 respectively on eBay.
80 percent of US consumers are satisfied with the iPhone X
It’s a big gap from the 97 percent satisfaction number as suggested by a third-party survey and the 99 percent that Apple suggests for the iPhone X.
Apple had a stellar Q1 2018 in the US, with six iPhones among the nation’s ten best-selling SKUs
iPhones completely dominated the US market between March and January 2018, with the 64GB iPhone 8 declared the nation’s most popular handset, followed by the 64 gig iPhone X.
There’s no such thing as a Galaxy S8 Lite, but China welcomes the Galaxy S Light Luxury
The Galaxy S Light Luxury is Samsung’s latest China-exclusive smartphone, even though it looks very similar to last year’s Galaxy S8.
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Samsung ‘temporarily stops’ Galaxy S7 Oreo updates, US Cellular spreads the Galaxy S8 love
We have some good news for owners of US Cellular-specific Galaxy S8 and S8+ variants, but the Android 8.0 Oreo rollout has unfortunately been halted for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in the UK.
Galaxy S9 and S9+ look smoking hot in Burgundy Red, but you can only have them in China
Samsung’s fifth Galaxy S9 and S9+ color option may well be the prettiest of the bunch, but it’s only available in China, at least for the time being.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ review
Samsung breaks quarterly profit records yet again, mostly thanks to chips and high-end phones
Samsung made more money between January and March 2018 than ever before, specifically around $14.5 billion in operating profit, but no thanks to the iPhone X.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ review
8 million Galaxy S9 and S9+ shipments estimated for launch month, 14m iPhone X units during Q1
If the most recent Canalys numbers are correct, Samsung shipped 8 million Galaxy S9 and S9+ units in a single month, while iPhone X shipments totaled just 14 mil for the entire first quarter.
Apple captured 86 percent of Q4 2017 smartphone profits, 35 percent came from the iPhone X alone
Apple is the unrivaled world heavyweight champion of smartphone profits, according to the latest Counterpoint Research analysis, with the iPhone X proving particularly lucrative during Q4 2017.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ review
Consumer Reports declares Galaxy S9 and S9+ the world’s new best smartphones
Even though they don’t have the world’s best smartphone cameras or battery life, Samsung’s Galaxy S9 and S9+ sit atop the Consumer Reports ratings, ahead of the Galaxy S8, S8+, iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X.
Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 has a definitive codename, which hints at big things and major upgrades
The “Crown” codename and SM-N960U model number don’t reveal anything specific about Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 9, but they do lift the excitement a little more.
At last, Samsung starts Android Oreo updates for US unlocked Galaxy S8 and S8+
Last year’s Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have already been updated to Android 8.0 on all four major US carriers, and today, Samsung is finally spreading the Oreo love to unlocked variants.
Android Oreo officially rolls out to T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 and AT&T Galaxy S8 Active
Sweet Android Oreo treats continue to spread nationwide for Samsung’s 2017 flagship phones, from T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note 8 to AT&T’s S8 Active.