Tag Archive: Galaxy

Samsung deserves praise (and a little criticism) for the U.S. unlocked Galaxy S7 launch

Finally, the Galaxy S7 you want is available in the U.S.

Rather than dealing with the sub-optimal experience of buying from a carrier directly — living with a deplorable amount of bloatware, slow software updates and all sorts of “gotcha” moments — you can now just go to one of several retailers and buy an honest-to-goodness unlocked Galaxy S7 or S7 edge. It’s exactly what we’ve been asking for year after year — just sell us  [Read More…]

Samsung gives the U.S. the perfect Galaxy S7 — unlocked!

It’s the best Android phone you can buy, no longer shackled to the U.S. carrier system and weighed down by bloatware.

Samsung, seemingly answering the prayers of many a smartphone nerd, today announced that it is selling the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge in the United States unlocked. That is, they’ll work on any carrier you want, come without a carrier’s preinstalled bloatware, presumably get updates faster — and generally just be more badass.

The unlocked Galaxy S7 costs  [Read More…]

How to factory reset the Galaxy Note 5

How do I factory reset my Galaxy Note 5? This is how.

Factory resetting your Galaxy Note 5 can solve several problems. Maybe it was bogged down by a ton of apps and you’d like a fresh start. Maybe you installed an update and something went wrong — you shut your phone off and now it won’t boot. Selling your phone? A factory reset is basically mandatory! Whatever your reason for factory resetting your Note 5,  [Read More…]

This clear Galaxy S7 edge case will protect your phone for just $18.95 today!

Want to show off the beauty of your brand new Galaxy S7 edge but also keep it protected? If so, Samsung’s ultra slim clear protective cover is just what you need. The case is small and doesn’t add any bulk, nor does it take away from the overall look of the phone. Right now you can pick one up for just $ 18.95.

Samsung S-View Flip Cover review for Galaxy S7 edge

When searching for the best case for your Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, you should look at the official options first.

The official S-View Flip Cover is a popular choice for the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge. It protects your screen when you’re not using it and gives you access to some of your phone’s features through a window interface. The S-View window is not a gimmick. We’ll show the features in our review.

The Samsung  [Read More…]

Samsung is giving new Galaxy smartphone owners a $20 voucher for using Samsung Pay

Samsung is rolling out a promotion where it is offering a $ 20 voucher — redeemable on Samsung’s website — to those those making their first purchase using Samsung Pay. Those that have bought the Galaxy S6, S6 edge, S6 edge+, S6 active, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy S7 active or the Galaxy Note 5 on or before June 22 are eligible for the promotion.

To avail the offer, you’ll need to add a qualifying  [Read More…]

Samsung is rolling out Android Marshmallow to Galaxy S5 Neo in Europe

Samsung has reportedly kicked off its Marshmallow rollout for the Galaxy S5 Neo in Europe. This latest release brings Android 6.0.1 to the handset, adding a bunch of new features and improvements to the overall experience. According to reports, the update build number is G903FXXU1BPD4.

You should receive the software release in due course, but if you’re rather impatient be sure to check for updates manually. Head to Settings, then About Device and hit the software  [Read More…]

Save 50% on a Galaxy Note 4 holster today!

Having trouble keeping your Galaxy Note 4 comfortably in your pockets? If so, Seidio’s spring clip holster may be exactly what you need. The holster allows you to keep your caseless phone on your hip to keep it safe during transport times. Right now you can save 50% on the purchase, making it just $ 14.95.

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 4 now receiving Marshmallow

T-Mobile is finally pushing out Marshmallow for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Weighing in at 1.5GB, the update brings a number of big new features to the phone. Right now, T-Mobile’s support site doesn’t show that the update is available, but there are a number of reports floating around that people are receiving the update over the air.

Marshmallow brings Doze, enhanced permission controls, some new design elements and more. If you have a Galaxy Note  [Read More…]

Save $28 on this replacement battery for your Galaxy S4 and S4 Active

Want to replace the battery in your Galaxy S4 or S4 Active with a new one? Luckily the battery is easily replaced and all you need to do is pick up a spare one and charge it up. Right now you can grab one for just $ 11.95, a savings of $ 28.