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Samsung sues Huawei in China over patent infringement

Samsung has sued Huawei for allegedly infringing on six of its patents, seeking damages of ¥161 million ($ 24.1 million) and pushing for Huawei to end production and sales of the Mate 8 and select Honor phones. The lawsuit is the latest in an ongoing battle between the two companies in China.

In May, Huawei filed a lawsuit against Samsung in which it said that the South Korean manufacturer used its 4G communications, operating systems, and  [Read More…]

Clear photo of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 leaks

The release of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is coming up, and the leaks are getting better and better as the debut nears. The latest photo is probably as clear as we’re going to get, though it’s only one photo.

It shows the Galaxy Note 7 in the Black Onyx color, one of three colors that’ll be offered. The black color even applies to the metal frame, which is new for Samsung.

We’ll get to see the final device debut on August 2, which is  [Read More…]

Samsung fixes Galaxy S7 Active’s waterproofing problem

Earlier this month, Consumer Reports found that two units of the Galaxy S7 Active failed a water immersion test that was within the limits of the phones’ IP68 rating. Samsung issued a statement, saying that it will replace any S7 Active that suffers water damage.

In an additional statement to Consumer Reports, Samsung said that it found a manufacturing problem in the production line that has since been corrected.

From Consumer Reports:

Samsung says it has  [Read More…]

Camera Shootout: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge vs OnePlus 3

It’s pretty impressive that we can compare the OnePlus 3 to high-end flagships, like the one many users would call the current king of Android phones – the Galaxy S7 Edge. Despite the “Never Settle” slogan, OnePlus’ initial flagships showed distinct compromise compared to the best of Android. However, its third refinement almost obliterates that gap. …but then, those

Early images of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 from case makers on Amazon

Apparently third party accessory manufacturers decided to go ahead and announce their latest cases for the unreleased Samsung Galaxy Note 7. As of right now Spigen has six official cases for the Note 7, ranging from basic protection through wallet cases. Caseology also got in on the early release with a range of its own Note

Samsung Pay in the UK: Everything you need to know

With Samsung Pay expected to roll out in the UK later this year, it’s worth brushing up on the basics.

Samsung Pay is coming to the UK! Well, technically it’s been coming to the UK for the past several months, with the official announcement coming back at Mobile World Congress in February. We still don’t know many of the specifics when it comes to the British launch of Samsung’s payment service, but we can keep you  [Read More…]

Samsung ‘stands behind’ Galaxy S7 Active IP68 rating

The company says it will “replace any Galaxy S7 active under its standard limited warranty, should water damage occur.”

Samsung on July 15 issued a short statement in response to two of its Galaxy S7 Active phones apparently failing Consumer Reports’ water immersion test.

The Galaxy S7 active passed rigorous tests to ensure IP68 certification for water resistance.

Samsung stands behind this water resistance certification, and will replace any Galaxy S7 active under its standard limited  [Read More…]

Samsung Pay is going live in Brazil on July 19

Samsung Pay has made its way to Brazil. The service is launching with Banco do Brasil, Brasil Pré-Pagos, Caixa, Porto Seguro, and Santander, with Samsung working to bring Banrisul, Bradesco, Nubank and Itaú-Unibanco on-board. List of compatible handsets include the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy A5 2016, Galaxy A7 2016, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. The service will go live starting July 19.

After launching in South Korea,  [Read More…]

Today’s best tech deals: Official Samsung S7 accessories, AUKEY Action camera for just $75

Today there are quite a few official Samsung accessories on sale. The last case to come out from Samsung for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge is the telephoto lens cover case which helps you take much better optical zoomed photos. AUKEY, a trusted brand at AndroidGuys, just released its action camera. At $ 74.99 it

Want a free Samsung Galaxy Note 7? Enter this giveaway!

All eyes are currently on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, due for arrival sometime before the end of the year. While we don’t currently know a lot about this new addition to the Note family, we do want to give everyone the opportunity to win one, before it even hits the store shelves! We’ve teamed up with VRS Design to do just that! Read on for all the details.

THE PRIZE One grand prize winning Android  [Read More…]