Tag Archive: Samsung

Samsung Gear VR vs Google Daydream View: Which should you buy?

Which is better, Samsung Gear VR or Google Daydream View?

Discovering that your phone can act as the brain for a VR headset is pretty great. You drop the phone into a headset, strap that headset to your face, and suddenly you have access to hundreds of apps and videos all uniquely built for virtual reality. Transforming your phone into a pocket theater on the Moon, an arcade full of unique games, and a portal to see  [Read More…]

Samsung will reveal Galaxy Note 7 investigation findings on Jan 23

We will finally get a definitive statement from Samsung on the Note 7.

Samsung has announced that it will hold a press conference on January 23 in Seoul to reveal its findings after concluding an investigation into the Galaxy Note 7’s failure and recall. The findings will be a culmination of Samsung’s investigation over the past few months, as well as information from external organizations.

Not only will we learn what actually happened inside the Note  [Read More…]

Is your Samsung device getting Android 7.0 Nougat? Check here to see

We’re in the middle of January, so naturally the news that Samsung had finally stared to roll out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge (in select markets) was pretty exciting. Well now that Samsung has taken care of its premium device duo, it’s time for the Korean tech

News Republic app update adds “Made for Samsung” features for Galaxy devices

If you ever owned a HTC device you are probably familiar with the News Republic app, which is the official partner of HTC BlinkFeed. The app’s mission is to offer access to full articles from thousands of news sources in different languages, to users who are always on the go. Well this week the company

Samsung details phones that are next in line to receive the Nougat update

Six phones and two tablets will pick up the Nougat update over the coming months.

Following the Nougat rollout for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, Samsung has now revealed the list of phones that will receive the update next. Here’s the list of phones (and tablets) that will pick up the Nougat update in the first half of 2017:

Galaxy S6 Galaxy S6 edge Galaxy S6 edge+ Galaxy Note 5 Galaxy Tab A with S  [Read More…]

What we know so far: Samsung Galaxy S8 edition

Since CES isn’t an event that has a focus on phones, a lot of Android OEMs tend to reserve handset announcements for MWC. It’s the case of Samsung which you probably already know by now, is expected (by most) to launch the Galaxy S8 flagship in Barcelona With approximately a month and a half to

Best Samsung Galaxy S7 Charging Docks

What are the best charging docks for my Samsung Galaxy S7?

If you are really concerned about taking care of your Samsung Galaxy S7, you might be a bit hesitant leaving it charging on a table, where it’s free to be knocked off the ground by an errant elbow or a clumsy pet. That’s where a charging dock can come in real handy.

The Galaxy S7 is also special in that it supports Qi wireless charging, meaning  [Read More…]

Best Samsung Gear VR games with controller support

What Gear VR games need a controller?

Samsung built the Gear VR so it didn’t have to rely on a separate controller, and most of the time that is awesome. The touch panel on the side of the headset lets you move around quickly and swipe to perform many different actions in apps and games, and it’s a lot of fun. Sometimes, either because you don’t want a single arm getting tired from playing for an extended  [Read More…]

New Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks point to the inclusion of a popular Note feature

The Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks are coming fast and furious now. We’ve brought you news the past few days about the possibility of the design language changing and our first look at the new lockscreen for the device. Today, something a little bit different. Despite rumors of the new phone(s) dropping the 3.5mm headphone jack,

Samsung launches Galaxy C9 Pro with 6GB RAM in India

6-inch Full HD display, 4000mAh battery, and stereo speakers.

Samsung has launched the Galaxy C9 Pro — the company’s first phone with 6GB of RAM — in India. The phone was unveiled in China last October, and will be up for sale in India next month for ₹36,990 ($ 545). Pre-orders for the handset will go live starting January 27, and Samsung is throwing in a one-time screen replacement service for free to those pre-booking the device. The service  [Read More…]