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The Galaxy S9 looks identical to the S8 because we’ve reached peak smartphone design

Flat, buttonless, and glass. Is this what we have asked for or the best Samsung can do?

We’ll soon be seeing the Galaxy S9 on a stage in Spain, surrounded by words like “thin” and “stylish” or “ergonomic” and “organic” or any of a long list of the regular buzzwords we always hear. And if the early looks we’ve seen from leaked press materials are correct (and come on, they are) those words are true. But we  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy A8 and Galaxy A8+ now available at B&H

Introduced last month during CES 2018, the Samsung Galaxy A8 and Galaxy A8+ are now available for purchase in the US. Samsung did not mention anything about possible availability in North America at launch, so this is a surprise, albeit a welcome one. Interested parties can pick up the unlocked Samsung Galaxy A8 and Galaxy […]

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Samsung thinks the Galaxy S9’s new ringtone will be its best feature

Now we have a reason to be excited about the S9.

It’s hard to believe that we’re just a few short days away from the launch of Samsung’s Galaxy S9. It seems like just yesterday we were swooning over the Galaxy S8, but Samsung is ready to wow us once again and show off what it’s been working on for so many months.

We’re expecting a fair amount from the Galaxy S9, including Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 processor,  [Read More…]

How to sell your Galaxy S7 or S8 and upgrade to the Galaxy S9

Own a Samsung phone and want to upgrade to the Galaxy S9? Here’s what to do.

We’re just a few short days away from the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S9, and although we’re expecting it to look a lot like the Galaxy S8, there’s still a lot to be excited about. Based on what we know so far, the Galaxy S9 will have even slimmer bezels, Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 845 processor, an upgraded rear-facing camera with a variable  [Read More…]

Switch to Cricket Wireless and get 50% off the Samsung Galaxy S8 (conditions apply)

In anticipation of the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus, some carriers and retailers are trying to clear out their inventories by offering generous discounts on the soon-to-be previous-generation flagships, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. It’s the case of AT&T’s prepaid branch, Cricket Wireless which has a pretty sweet promotion going […]

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Deal: Get the Galaxy S8 at Cricket for just $349 (50% off)

If you don’t care about the S9, get on this deal now.

In a little more than a week, Samsung hopes to tantalize us with the launch of its Galaxy S9 flagship. We’re expecting the S9 to be one beast of a phone, but if you don’t care about having the very latest and greatest, Cricket’s running one heck of a deal on the Galaxy S8.

If you have an existing cell number and bring it over  [Read More…]

Official Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus cases appear on MobileFun

As the launch of the Galaxy S9 approaches, it’s natural for the leading accessory sites to get ready for the new device. MobileFun is one of those sites and it has sent over some exclusive videos of the new Clear View stand cover and LED Flip Wallet cover in action. One of the first things […]

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Samsung Galaxy S8 review, 10 months later: The go-to flagship holds up well

10 months of use have treated the GS8 well … mostly.

It’s been 10 months since we published our full review of the Galaxy S8 and S8+. In that time, several other great phones have launched into the world, and we’ve compared the Galaxy S8 to all of them. As I write this, we’re less than two weeks away from the Galaxy S9 being unveiled — and yet, the Galaxy S8 is still in the conversation. Samsung’s  [Read More…]

Samsung halts Android Oreo 8.0 rollout for the Galaxy S8

Despite waiting a pretty long time to get the latest version of Android on the Galaxy S8, which ironically is no longer the latest version, Samsung has already halted the rollout. The build of Android 8.0 Oreo had finally come out of beta and began public rollout before being promptly stopped. The specific build in […]

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Samsung Galaxy S9 video reveals all prior to launch

As with any flagship that is in the spotlight, it is extremely difficult for the company to keep every aspect under wraps. Some companies manage to do it pretty well, with only some of the features leaking out before launch. Others, like in the case of Samsung and the Galaxy S9, seem to haemorrhage information […]

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