Tag Archive: Edge


Here’s how to use the Edge panel on the Galaxy S8

What’s that little tab that lives on your Samsung smartphone’s home screen? We’ll show you how to use it, customize it, and remove it altogether.

Sometimes, Samsung’s smartphones are equipped with features that may leave you wondering whether they’re actually worth using. Well, if you’re the fast-moving type, or you’re addicted to keeping your home screen as light on the icons as possible, you may want to consider diving into the utility of the edge panels on  [Read More…]

Galaxy S6 and S6 edge users on T-Mobile are finally getting Android 7.0

You can hold off on upgrading your aging Samsung device for a little bit longer.

The Galaxy S6 and S6 edge may no longer be the two most popular Samsung smartphones, but if you’re still holding on to one of the two and you’re on T-Mobile, you’re due for an update. Both devices are officially getting Android 7.0 Nougat, which includes interface tweaks, Android’s multi-window mode, and Doze capabilities. You’re still a few minor iterations behind the very latest  [Read More…]

How to SIM unlock the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge were undoubtedly two of the best phones you could buy in 2016. Heck, they’re two of the best phones you can buy in 2017 too. The class leading camera, all world display, fast performance are just some of the features that make the phones great options […]

How to SIM unlock the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Are you still rocking the Samsung Galaxy S6? Samsung took a huge step forward in design when it released the S6 and S6 Edge and many people, like me, fell in love with it. The specs still stand up to this day too. With 3GB of RAM, a 2K display, and an amazing camera, you […]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge – One Year Later (review)

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge originally released on March 12, 2016. Now that users have had a full year to use and explore the device in the wild, we decided to look back on the S7 Edge and how it’s fared over the past 12+ months. Samsung is slightly notorious for having devices that find ways […]

HTC Edge Sense appears on the Play Store to show how the HTC U 11 will work

HTC are planning another high-end device to follow up on its first 2017 device of the HTC U Ultra, which wasn’t the greatest to lead with. HTC seem to have identified the flop that was the HTC U Ultra and are now planning a follow up called the HTC U 11, which is expected to […]

AT&T bringing Nougat to Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and S6 Active

It’s been a while since Android 7.0 Nougat was released, but it remains the major Android OS version and the updates are still rolling out. Though most recent flagships have been updated for a fair while, some older flagships are now receiving their dose of Nougat-y goodness. Notably, AT&T is now pushing Android Nougat to the Galaxy S6 series, including the Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and S6 Active.

The update contains all of the improvements that are standard with Nougat.  [Read More…]

Android 7.0 is now available for the U.S. unlocked Samsung Galaxy S7 edge via Smart Switch

The phone that time (and Samsung) forgot finally gets a Nougat update.

Everyone was happy when Samsung decided to sell a factory unlocked Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge last year. First-adopters and enthusiasts wanted it and they got it. But nobody was happy when it was forgotten any time an update rolled around for carrier versions. If you were one of these enthusiasts and bought a Galaxy S7 edge, you need to start looking for your USB cable  [Read More…]

Android Nougat incoming next week for the Galaxy S6 Edge on T-Mobile

While Android 7.0 Nougat has been out for a few months, those rocking the Galaxy S6 Edge are still yet to see the update. That is about to change for T-Mobile customers as T-Mobile project manager Des Smith reports the S6 Edge is scheduled to get the update next week. SOFTWARE UPDATE: @TMobile Engineers have approved […]

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge on US Cellular now getting Nougat

The smaller U.S.-based network is the last major carrier to send out the update.

Good news for Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users on US Cellular: the phones are finally getting the update to Android 7.0 Nougat, as noted by SamMobile. This is weeks after the U.S.’s four of the major carriers had already seeded the update.

The US Cellular variants of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are receiving an update with a file size  [Read More…]