Tag Archive: launch

Samsung’s 7nm Exynos 9825 goes official on the eve of Galaxy Note 10 launch

The Exynos 9825 will power the international variants of the Galaxy Note 10.

What you need to know With the Exynos 9825, Samsung is switching to a 7nm manufacturing node. The chipset shares the same cores as the Exynos 9810, but the switch to 7nm should eke out more energy efficiency. The Exynos 9825 will power global variants of the Note 10 series.

Samsung switched to the 8nm node with last year’s Exynos 9810, and while the  [Read More…]

Fossil Gen 5 watches launch with 1GB RAM, smart battery modes

Whereas the first days of Wear OS (formerly Android Wear) were populated with devices from the likes of Motorola, LG, and Huawei, today’s climate is much different. Now the space is largely occupied by more traditional watch manufacturers.

Fossil is one of those brands which has been around for much of Wear OS and who continues to push out products. Today finds the watch maker introducing its Gen 5 wearable. As often is the case with Fossil, the Gen 5 offer  [Read More…]

Play together on PS4: Here’s how to launch a game with your party

If there ever was an annoyance for playing multiplayer games on the PlayStation 4, it’s always having to invite each friend who wanted to play separately after the game starts. It isn’t that it was particularly difficult to do, but it was time consuming. Play Together fixes that by making it quicker and easier to get your friends into a party and playing the game you want directly from the party menu.

How to host a game in  [Read More…]

The Pixel 3a launch doubled Google’s phone sales year-over-year

It turns out releasing less-expensive phones and expanding retail availability is a good thing.

What you need to know Pixel sales doubled year-over-year following Pixel 3a launch. Adding two new less-expensive phones and expanding distribution were key in increasing sales. Alphabet’s overall second quarter financial results were very strong.

Alphabet’s second-quarter earnings were big for several reasons, as the company beat analyst expectations and initiated a $ 25 billion stock buyback. But the news nugget that hits closest  [Read More…]

Samsung finally speaks: The Galaxy Fold is ready to launch (again)

The company may be confident, but it was apparently confident in the first launch too.

What you need to know Samsung is confident it has fixed the Galaxy Fold’s fundamental flaws. Additional improvements in app optimization and software UX have also been made. Foldable phone will see a fresh retail launch in September in “select markets.”

If you can imagine, I reviewed the Galaxy Fold three months ago. And then we all know what happened next; a  [Read More…]

Honor 9X and 9X Pro renders surface ahead of launch

The Honor 9X and 9X Pro are slated to be unveiled in China on July 23.

What you need to know New renders of the upcoming Honor 9X and Honor 9X Pro smartphones have surfaced. Both the Honor 9X and 9X Pro will have edge-to-edge displays with pop-up selfie cameras. The Honor 9X will have a dual camera setup on the back, while the more expensive Honor 9X Pro will have triple cameras on the back.

Huawei’s  [Read More…]

Samsung hasn’t folded on the Galaxy Fold, will launch soon

Major components will soon begin shipping to Vietnam for assembly.

What you need to know The Samsung Galaxy Fold is expected to launch in time for the holiday season. Improvements have been made to the protective screen film and the hinge. It is not expected to be shown off at Samsung Unpacked with the new Note 10 phones.

Samsung may have missed its launch date on the Galaxy Fold by a few months, but it should be  [Read More…]

Samsung CEO admits he rushed the launch of the Galaxy Fold

There is still no release date, but devices are currently being tested thoroughly.

What you need to know The CEO of Samsung, DJ Koh, admitted he rushed the Galaxy Fold. More than 2,000 devices are currently being tested in all aspects ahead of the relaunch. Huawei has also delayed its foldable phone, the Mate X.

After being delayed for months, the CEO of Samsung, DJ Koh, has admitted he rushed the Galaxy Fold. For anyone who has  [Read More…]

Galaxy Note 10 will launch on Aug 7, including hole punch display cutout

Yes, it’s going to have a centered hole punch display cutout.

What you need to know Galaxy Note 10 will launch on August 7. Invite seems to confirm center hole punch display cutout. New York City launch venue is the same as last year’s Note 9.

Samsung is returning to the launch venue for the Galaxy Note 9, Barclays Center in New York, to announce its latest stylus-toting flagship, the Galaxy Note 10. Samsung sent out a  [Read More…]

All the HPWU for Android launch problems and how to fix them

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is here and it’s sure to liven up the weekend for many of us muggles. But as is often the case with the newest hot games for mobile, there are some bugs and gremlins running around ruining the fun for unsuspecting users. Here are all of the most common problems and great tips to fix them so you can get back to the fun.

Connection issues

Are you receiving messages like :Error has  [Read More…]