Tag Archive: Edge


Rogers and Telus now rolling out Nougat update to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

Nougat update is now live for most Galaxy S7 and S7 edge variants in Canada.

The Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge made its way to Canadian carriers SaskTell, Bell, Virgin Mobile, Eastlink, Videotron and Freedom Mobile last week, and the 1.2GB OTA update is now rolling out to Rogers and Telus subscribers.

The update brings a slew of new features, including a redesigned UI, display scaling options, multi-window mode, in-line notification  [Read More…]

Add this clear flip cover to your Galaxy S7 edge for $24.87 today

Looking for a protective case for your Galaxy S7 edge that doesn’t add a ton of bulk or take away from the look and feel of the phone? If so, check out Samsung’s S-View clear flip cover for a protective case that clips on the back and covers the front, all for just $ 24.87 today.

Enhance notification experience on your Moto Z with the Edge Mod

A lot of smartphones today offer LED notifications – so when you get a new message on Facebook or SMS, a colorful light will start blinking in order to alert you, you need to check your phone. But for some, LED notifications are just t too subtle to notice. Luckily, there are workarounds to this […]

Lightroom Mobile adds RAW HDR capture for Pixels, Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

There’s something wonderful about being able to use professional-level processing on your phone.

Lightroom Mobile is taking another awesome step to get people using its built-in camera app rather than simply processing photos taken in the phone’s default app, adding RAW HDR capture for the Pixel, Pixel XL, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge.

In typical HDR fashion, Lightroom captures three photos at once and merges them together to create an image  [Read More…]

Yes, Samsung’s Galaxy S7 edge won an award at MWC 2017 one year after launch

Industry event awards don’t always translate well to the consumer news cycle.

Reading the title of Samsung’s latest press release, “Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Named Best Smartphone at MWC 2017,” you may have done a bit of a double take — didn’t Samsung release this phone coinciding with last year’s MWC? Yes, but that doesn’t mean Samsung is doing anything shady here.

The Galaxy S7 edge did indeed win at the MWC Global Mobile Awards 2017 — the same  [Read More…]

Grab an LG V20, Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge for just $360 at T-Mobile

Right now at T-Mobile you can grab an LG V20, Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 edge for just $ 15 a month, or $ 360 full price, which is a savings of more than $ 300 on any of the phones. The discounts here are instant, so you don’t have to wait for a rebate card to be mailed to you or monthly credits to appear on your bill. T-Mobile has already started pushing the Nougat update out to  [Read More…]

Sprint starts rolling out Nougat update to Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

Sprint Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users are now picking up the stable Nougat update.

After T-Mobile and AT&T, Sprint is now rolling out the stable Nougat update to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. The update is rolling out to beta testers right now, and should make its way to all users shortly.

As beta users were already on Nougat builds, the stable release comes in at just 167MB, but those running Marshmallow will receive the  [Read More…]

T-Mobile rolling out Nougat update to Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, starting with beta users

Final Nougat build going out to beta testers on T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.

T-Mobile has started rolling out the stable Nougat release to the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, with those enrolled in the Galaxy Beta Program receiving the update first. As the update is now hitting those that are already running beta versions of Nougat, it weighs in at 117MB. It also includes the February security patch.

The changelog for the  [Read More…]

Verizon’s trade-in offer for its unlimited plan includes a free Pixel, LG V20, or S7 edge

Get the latest flagship phones for free when you trade in your older device and switch to Verizon’s unlimited plan.

Verizon is bringing back its unlimited plan for $ 80, or $ 45 per line for four lines on a family plan. You’ll be able to use high-speed LTE until 22GB, following which your data speeds will be de-prioritised in the case of network congestion. The plan also includes hotspot tethering up to 10GB, and comes with  [Read More…]

There won’t be a Galaxy S8 edge because Samsung is going all-in on curves

So long, edge name. We hardly knew you.

Samsung won’t be releasing a Galaxy S8 edge like it did the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S7 variants. Instead, both the smaller and larger versions of the upcoming flagship will have curved displays, according to a leak from Evan Blass.

In case you were interested… pic.twitter.com/bpcOFZmOC3

— Evan Blass (@evleaks) February 10, 2017

A leak of what appears to be the retail box of the larger variant  [Read More…]