Tag Archive: Galaxy


The Galaxy S8 Active appears in new benchmarks with an odd screen size

The rumored Samsung Galaxy S8 Active has passed through GFXBench revealing the device to feature a 5.4-inch display, while being powered by the Snapdragon 835 SoC.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 may debut in September with two stabilized cameras, 6GB RAM

The Galaxy Note 8 is coming soon, and the rumor mill has started to churn.

Samsung will debut the Galaxy Note 8 in mid-September, two weeks later than previously rumored, and after the hubbub of IFA has died down. It would also be a year and a month later than the Galaxy Note 7’s August debut, lining up with a later-than-usual March announcement of the Galaxy S8. This according to typically-reliable leaker, Evan Blass, of Venturebeat.

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Samsung Galaxy Note8 tipped to arrive later in September with $900+ price tag

A few days ago we told you a recent report claimed the Samsung Galaxy Note8 will be unveiled during an event in New York on August 26. But reliable leakster Evan Blass now paints a different picture through a recent article for Venture Beat. According to sources, the phone will go official in the second […]

Check out this Samsung Galaxy S8 clone with a dual-camera

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is a gorgeous device, but unfortunately, it costs a truckload of money. Naturally, this has created an opportunity for Chinese device makers which are now racing to offer affordable Galaxy S8 alternatives. For example, obscure device maker Leagoo is gearing up to offer a new handset which according to teasers bears […]

OnePlus 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8 camera comparison: Playing catch-up

No matter what we pay for phones, we always want a great camera.

OnePlus has consistently nailed the core experience of a high-end smartphone, over-achieving its price in so many ways. But one area where it felt more native to its price point was the camera — but the OnePlus 5 is designed to change that. Even though it is notably less expensive than the flagship competition, the OnePlus 5 will constantly be compared to the top-end  [Read More…]

Best Selfie Sticks for Galaxy S8

But first… Let me tell you that they’re not as bad as everyone says.

I’m as against selfie culture as anyone, but when you and the missus (or mister) are out on vacation and don’t feel like bothering anyone to take a photo of you, a selfie stick and really come in handy. And I’d honestly rather use a selfie stick than hand my Galaxy S8 to a stranger.

Here are the best selfie sticks to use  [Read More…]

Bixby Voice for Samsung Galaxy S8 now available to members of the Early Access Program

Earlier this week Samsung announced the Bixby Early Access Program in the US and now it’s rolling out Bixby Voice to Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ users who have signed up for the program. By the way, Samsung is no longer accepting submissions, so you haven’t subscribed yet you are out of luck. Now if […]

Bixby Voice is rolling out to the Galaxy S8 for those who signed up for early access

It’s a bit finicky in its preview state, but Bixby’s tender voice will help you forget it’s still half-baked.

I can’t tell you how excited I was to see that the Bixby Voice preview had hit my unlocked Galaxy S8. There was a bit of a language barrier between the two of us in the beginning, but after a bit of fumbling with Google Translate and a bit of digging into the settings, Bixby is now ready to use  [Read More…]

Samsung reveals its own list of tips and tricks for Galaxy S8/Galaxy S8+

The OnePlus 5 might have captured everyone’s attention this week, but Samsung is looking to bring back the spotlight on its Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ flagships. With this purpose in mind, the Korean tech giant unveiled its own list of tips and tricks to help users get the most out of their phones. Samsung […]

OnePlus 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8: What the extra money gets you

OnePlus has dropped the ‘flagship killer’ moniker, but that continues to be how its phones are measured.

OnePlus has made a name for itself with phones that offer high-end specs and experiences at prices a couple hundred dollars less than the true flagship competition. And even with the OnePlus 5 marking the company’s most expensive phone yet, at $ 479 it’s still $ 245 less than a Galaxy S8.

When comparison shopping, that’s a big price gap  [Read More…]