Tag Archive: Galaxy


These are the U.S. carriers that have updated the Galaxy S8 to Android Oreo

Available first on Verizon and T-Mobile.

Android Oreo has been rolling out to unlocked models of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ since February 22 after Samsung fixed a bug with its initial build, but there’s been no word as to when U.S. carriers would begin updating their versions of the phone. Thankfully, that’s starting to change.

Verizon

Verizon recently updated its official support page for the Galaxy S8, indicating that Oreo started being pushed to the phone  [Read More…]

Best Tempered Glass Screen Protectors for Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

What’s the best screen protector for the Galaxy Tab S3?

If you’re going to bother getting a screen protector for your Galaxy Tab S3, then you’ll want to go with tempered glass. If it cracks or chips, it won’t turn into sharp, scratchy shards of death; it’ll become blunt bits, so your screen will stay pristine. That being said, tempered glass is very strong, so you’d be hard-pressed to mess it up without much force.

Here are  [Read More…]

The best Galaxy S9 features you might’ve missed

The day has arrived: the Samsung Galaxy S9 is finally, officially on the market. As you already know if you’ve checked out the full Android Central review, the Galaxy S9 is an excellent smartphone. The thing is, it’s also similar enough to its predecessor in appearance that you may be deceived into thinking there’s not much new here. But unless you’re upgrading from something super-recent like a Galaxy S8, there’s actually a ton of updates to uncover,  [Read More…]

Mickey and Minnie Mouse AR Emojis are now available on the Galaxy S9

Characters from Frozen, The Incredibles, and Zootopia are coming later.

Samsung clearly took a lot of “inspiration” from Apple with its AR Emojis feature on the Galaxy S9, but it is going a step further with licensing deals for its new software trick. As part of a new partnership with Disney, you can now use AR Emojis to turn yourself into Mickey and Minnie Mouse.

Mickey and Minnie are joining the other three animals that are already  [Read More…]

Spigen’s Galaxy S9 cases will keep your new phone protected and stylish

Make sure your Galaxy S9 has the right case. Get one from Spigen.

The new Galaxy S9 and S9+ have just been released, and it’s time for must-have accessories to keep your device looking brand new. Today, Spigen introduces a new line of cases for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ for its official launch. With its beautiful full glass design and curved edges, there’s no better way to protect your new Galaxy S9 with a Spigen  [Read More…]

This Is The Best Time To Buy A Used Galaxy S8

Take advantage of the early-adopter craze and get a Galaxy S8 used. Saving money is awesome.

It’s tempting to rush out and buy a new Galaxy S9. Being a smartphone junky is kind of like that, and having the very latest and the very greatest is like an itch that needs to be scratched. A side effect of this that we see year after year is having like-new phones up for sale and it’s possible to take  [Read More…]

Best Heavy Duty Cases for Galaxy S9

The Galaxy S9 is the latest and greatest device released by Samsung and it’s a real beauty. But as pretty as all that curved is to look at, what a shame it would be if it got scratched or smashed.

If you’re concerned about dropping and damaging your brand new phone — perhaps you know that you’re prone to the dropsies — you should invest in a case designed to stand up to abuse.

Here are the best  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S9+ India review: As good as it gets

The Galaxy S9+ is an iterative update, and that’s okay.

Samsung introduced a radical new design last year with the Galaxy S8 series, with the Infinity Display design language seeing a switch to the 18.5:9 form factor. Samsung also went all-in on its curved panels, and unlike the Galaxy S7, there wasn’t a flat screen option available with the Galaxy S8.

With the Galaxy S9, Samsung is sticking to the same design aesthetic. The Galaxy S9+ that  [Read More…]

The first 9 things to do on your new Galaxy S9

From setting up Intelligent Scan to configuring Bixby and Samsung Pay, here’s what you need to know about getting started with the Galaxy S9.

The Galaxy S9 and S9+ are now making their way to eager customers, and there’s plenty to like with either device. Both phones come with a slew of new features, and Samsung’s user interface offers a ton of customization options.

If you’ve just got your hands on your Galaxy S9 or S9+ and  [Read More…]

Top things you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy S9’s SD card slot

Knowing a few tips and tricks can help you make the most of your SD card.

Outside of the Galaxy S6 series, Samsung has stood by having a microSD card slot as a major feature of its phones. The great thing about having the slot there is that if you don’t need it, it doesn’t change anything about how you use the phone — but if you do want it, you can add up to 400GB to your phone  [Read More…]