Tag Archive: Galaxy


Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ pass through the FCC

The FCC’s given the S9 and S9+ its blessing, but there aren’t any new details to drool over.

We’re expecting to see some really excellent phones in 2018, and one of the first that we’ll get our hands on is Samsung’s Galaxy S9 and S9+. The S9 won’t be a drastic upgrade compared to the S8, but even slimmer bezels, faster processor, and better fingerprint sensor placement should all come together for one heck of a device.

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Samsung rolls out Android Oreo beta 5 to Galaxy S8 and S8+

The final build of Android Oreo for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ got that little bit closer with the release of the fifth beta of Android 8.0. The firmware is marked as version ZQLE and is a rather sizeable at 613.40MB but includes a whole host of bug fixes from those labelled as device […]

How to root the Samsung Galaxy S8 with SamPWND

While some of what root used to achieve has been baked natively into Android, there is still some considerable advantage to rooting your device. This guide focuses on achieving root and install SuperSu on the USA variant of the Galaxy S8. All the hard work was done over at XDA and you can see the […]

What we know so far: Samsung Galaxy S9 edition

The Galaxy S9 is Samsung’s next flagship, which is expected to launch in a few months’ time. It seems like it was only yesterday that the company unveiled the stunning Galaxy S8, but here we are preparing to receive the Galaxy S9. And while we wait for the big announcement, here’s an overview of what […]

The Samsung Galaxy S9 is not even out and Chinese clones have already appeared

One of the most anticipated flagship smartphones expected to make a debut in early 2018 is the Samsung Galaxy S9. Information about the phone has been steadily leaking online for the past few months including renders based on CAD-designs, so we have a pretty good idea of how the Galaxy S9 will look like. And […]

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) vs LG G6 (Smartphone Showdown)

We’re not even in 2018, but this week Samsung already announced the Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018), which in theory are the successors of the Galaxy A5 (2017) and Galaxy A7 (2017). We say in theory, because the new phones seem to have reduced the gap between Samsung’s middle-range family and its flagship […]

Galaxy A8/A8+ are official with dual front cameras and Infinity Display

Meet Samsung’s powerful mid-rangers for 2018.

The market for mid-range phones is more aggressive than ever, and Samsung is driving this point home as much as it can with its newly announced Galaxy A8 and A8+. These two phones bared all in a recent leak, but we now have confirmation from Samsung on their specifications and release date.

The A8 and A8+ share a lot of the same specs, including Samsung’s Exynos 7885 processor, 32-64GB of storage,  [Read More…]

Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus case leaks reveal release date

As the build-up to the launch of the next Samsung device approaches, we’re given a glimpse of some exclusive renders showcasing the cases for the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus. The renders show off an Olixar case for the upcoming devices that reveal some interesting leaks. From the images, we can see that Samsung has […]

Samsung introduces Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) with dual selfie cameras, Gear VR support

Samsung today introduced the latest members of the Galaxy A series, the Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018), the successors of the Galaxy A5 (2017) and A7 (2017). Often leaked in the past few months, the two smartphones will be on display at CES 2018 in a few weeks, where more details about availability and […]

Samsung’s Galaxy A8 might be one of 2018’s best budget phones

Samsung might have something really special here.

Samsung releases a lot of phones each year, and its two standouts are typically entries in the Galaxy S and Note lines. Next year, however, we could see something pretty special in the form of the Galaxy A8 (2018).

The Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+ (2018)

The Galaxy A series of devices from Samsung isn’t anything new, and the main focus of it has always been on offering quality  [Read More…]