Tag Archive: Galaxy

Samsung probably didn’t sell a million Galaxy Folds after all

Reports of its sales have been greatly exaggerated

What you need to know Samsung’s Galaxy Fold probably didn’t sell a million units as earlier stated. The erroneous statement was made by a Samsung exec at TechCrunch Disrupt earlier this week. A Samsung spokesperson said the exec had confused sales targets with actual units sold.

Samsung probably didn’t sell a million Galaxy Fold smartphones, contradicting an earlier statement that it did. The statement was made earlier this week  [Read More…]

Unboxing the Star Wars limited edition Galaxy Note 10+

A Lucasfilm fan’s dream variant of one of the best phones of the year.

Samsung’s been teasing its limited edition Star Wars variant of the Galaxy Note 10+ for a little while now, and it’s finally here just a week ahead of the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. The phone is packed full of both hardware and software customizations themed around Kylo Ren, but that’s not all you get in the box.

As  [Read More…]

Galaxy M20 and M30 start receiving the stable Android 10 update in India

Both phones were launched with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box earlier this year.

What you need to know Samsung has started pushing the stable Android 10 update for the Galaxy M20 and M30 phones. Both the phones were expected to be updated to Android 10 next month, as per the official Android 10 update roadmap. Currently, the update is rolling out only in India.

In what can be described as a pleasant surprise, Samsung today  [Read More…]

Galaxy S11 could come powered by the Snapdragon 865 chipset in most markets

The Snapdragon 865 variant of the Galaxy S11 could be more widely available than the Exynos 990 variant.

What you need to know A new report out of South Korea claims the Snapdragon 865-powered Galaxy S11 will not be exclusive to the U.S., Japan, and China. Unlike the company’s 2019 flagships, the Snapdragon 865-powered Galaxy S11 will apparently be sold in a large number of countries. The Exynos 990-powered Galaxy S11 variants will be limited to Europe.  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S9 and Note 9 Android 10 beta now available in the U.S.

For unlocked users.

What you need to know Android 10 beta with One UI 2.0 is now rolling out for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Note 9 in the U.S. for unlocked users. To sign up, it will require registering via the Samsung Members app. The update includes the latest December security patch for both models and comes in at a little under 2GB.

Samsung has been on a roll lately beta testing the latest version of  [Read More…]

Deciding between the Galaxy Watch Active and the Apple Watch Series 3

Get your fitness on Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

$ 165 at Amazon

Pros Built-in GPS Activity and sleep tracking Samsung Pay Great battery life Cons No cellular connectivity Heart-rate tracking is basic Tizen OS has a learning curve

Galaxy Watch Active has “active” in the name for a reason. It’s a robust fitness smartwatch that’s ideal for athletes with plenty of perks, which include built-in GPS, activity, sleep, and stress tracking, up to two days of  [Read More…]

Stable Android 10 update will hit Galaxy S10 phones in Canada next week

Canadian Galaxy S10 users won’t have to wait much longer for the One UI 2.0 update.

What you need to know Canadian carrier Telus says the Android 10 update for the Galaxy S10 will begin rolling out in the country on December 16. Samsung had started rolling out the stable Android 10-based One UI 2.0 update for users in Germany last month. So far, the update has been released in over 40 countries around the world.

The  [Read More…]

Galaxy S11 hands-on images give us a blurry look at the new camera layout

The Galaxy S11 will have a total of five camera sensors at the back.

What you need to know Alleged hands-on images of the Samsung Galaxy S11 have surfaced online. The images show Samsung’s next flagship phone inside a ‘leakproof case’, so all we get to see is the new camera layout. Samsung Galaxy S11’s L-shaped camera setup on the back of the will include an all-new 108MP primary sensor.

Popular industry insider Ice Universe has shared  [Read More…]

The Force compels you to pre-order the Star Wars Galaxy Note 10+

The black and red-themed Star Wars bundle comes with great accessories and a fantastic custom-themed device.

What you need to know The Note 10+ is the 256 GB variant with a black and red theme, including a red S Pen. The UI also is Star Wars-themed with custom icons, wallpapers, and more. Pre-orders are open now for $ 1,299 at Amazon, Samsung, and Best Buy, with a release slated for December 13.

Fans of Star Wars and  [Read More…]

Can the Galaxy Watch Active 2 get wet?

Best answer: Yes! The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is water-resistant to 5 ATM, which means it’s can withstand splashes, rainfall, showering, and even swimming.

Just keep swimming: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 ($ 279 at Amazon) Swim your heart out

The Galaxy Watch Active 2 was designed with durability in mind. The 5 ATM rating means it’s water-resistant in depths of up to 50 meters. It’s suitable for low velocity and shallow water activities, so you  [Read More…]