Tag Archive: Galaxy


Samsung’s record profits continue on the back of strong Galaxy S8 and DRAM sales

Samsung is firing on all fronts.

After recording its best-ever first quarter earlier this year, Samsung has managed to post record-breaking profits once again in Q2 2017. The South Korean manufacturer netted an overall revenue of $ 54.2 billion (61 trillion won), a year-on-year increase of 20%, or $ 8.8 billion (10.06 trillion won). Operating profit increased by a staggering 72.7% to $ 12.5 billion (14.1 trillion won), allowing Samsung to overtake Apple, who is projected to bring in  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fires, recall, cancellation, and rebirth: Everything you need to know

Here’s all the information you need about the Galaxy Note 7 fires and recall — the events that led to the phone being discontinued — and eventually reborn as the Galaxy Note Fan Edition.

After almost a year of twists and turns since September 2016, the Galaxy Note 7 story has (effectively) come to an end. As is well known by now, Samsung faced battery quality issues in the handset, leading to personal and property damage. In  [Read More…]

Galaxy Note 8 Emperor Edition could offer 6GB of RAM and 256GB storage

The Galaxy Note 8 Emperor Edition will be limited to Asia.

If a recent rumor out of Weibo is to be believed, Samsung will launch a special edition of the Galaxy Note 8 in its home market. Dubbed the Galaxy Note 8 Emperor Edition, the phone will feature 6GB of RAM and 256GB storage. Samsung is set to launch the special edition alongside the standard model, which is expected to feature 6GB of RAM and 64GB storage.

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Galaxy S8 Daydream rollout begins as Google promises support on 11 phones by end of year

As Verizon’s GS8 gets its Daydream VR update, Google CEO Sundar Pichai says a total of 11 Daydream phones will be available by the end of 2017.

It was promised back at Google I/O, and now the Samsung Galaxy S8 has started receiving firmware updates to enable Google’s Daydream VR platform. As spotted by 9to5Google, the update is hitting Verizon models first in the U.S., and also brings the option to hide the navigation bar — a  [Read More…]

Best Waterproof Cases for the Galaxy S8

You can’t go wrong with double the waterproofing protection.

Just because the Galaxy S8 and S8+ are water-resistant doesn’t mean they’ll hold up perfectly to all the plans you have. If you’re looking to bring your phone scuba diving, take some epic photos diving off the dock at the lake, or even plan to take it on long hikes in the wilderness, having that extra protection for water, dust, and most importantly drops is huge. It’s better  [Read More…]

The Samsung Galaxy S8 just got a major price drop on B&H Photo

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is not only one of the best phones of 2017, it’s one of the best phones ever made. The simply gorgeous Infinity Display covers almost the entire front of the phone while the premium metal and glass on the back and sides of the phone make it feel as premium as […]

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy J3 and Galaxy J7 land in the US on July 28

If you’re looking for an affordable unlocked smartphone, then you’ll be glad to know that Samsung just announced the unlocked Galaxy J3 and Galaxy J7 will become available for purchase starting July 28. The two handsets sport affordable prices, so you’ll be able to pick up the Galaxy J3 for $ 149.99 and the Galaxy J7 […]

This is the thinnest Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus case on the market (Giveaway + Review)

I’ve been on a bit of a phone case kick recently. I’ve never been big into protecting my devices as I seem to go through them so fast that they never end up picking up wear and tear. I’ve decided to slow down on new devices at this point in my life so I’m doing […]

How to change your ringtone on the Galaxy S8

Everyone wants to keep their ringtone game strong.

Changing the ringtone was one of the first ways to personalize our phones, and all this time later it’s still one of the first things we do — even on a super-advanced device like the Galaxy S8. Whether you’re willing to settle with one of the dozens of pre-loaded ringtones or want to get something unique, here are the steps you need to follow to change your ringtone.

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ZeroLemon launches big battery cases for Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+, LG G6

ZeroLemon is known for its massive battery cases which not only protect your phone but also pump some much-needed juice into the device when it runs out of it. This week the company unveiled new cases made of a soft TPU shell for the Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, and LG G6. The accessories also […]