Tag Archive: Samsung

Samsung Fast Charge Wireless Charging Stand review

Samsung’s Qi chargers haven’t had the best designs, but this one gets it right.

Last year’s Galaxy S6 and Note 5 brought along with them new faster wireless charging tech, but that also required a charging pad that was able to output enough power to make it all happen. Samsung’s only fast wireless charging pad was a pretty solid improvement over the previous standard-speed model, but we weren’t surprised when Samsung rolled out a new model  [Read More…]

Samsung Pay adds support for 39 additional U.S. banks

Samsung Pay, the digital payment system that’s available on a number of Samsung Galaxy smartphones, has added support for 39 more banks.

The new additions were added to the list on the official Samsung Pay website:

Achieva Alcoa Tenn Federal Credit Union American Heritage Federal Credit Union Bangor Savings Bank Bridgewater Savings CSE Federal Credit Union Christian Community Credit Union Chrome Federal Credit Union Community First Credit Union Cornerstone National Bank Corning Credit Union Desert Schools  [Read More…]

Roundup: Spigen’s case lineup for the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

Here at AndroidGuys, we love phone accessories. Cases are the most popular type of phone accessory; everyone seems to have one. Today we’re going to be taking a look at the product lineup from one of the biggest brands in the world, Spigen. It was gracious enough to send over some of its Samsung Galaxy S7

Accessory Guide: Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge (Volume 3)

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has been out for a while now and we’re starting to see a ton of accessories hit the market. If you’re interested in protecting that shiny, new $ 800+ pocket computer, read on for the third volume of our Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge accessory guide. Qi Chargers Pleson Fast Wireless Charger

Samsung Galaxy Tab E pre-orders begin for AT&T on May 6

AT&T has announced that Samsung‘s Galaxy Tab E will go up for pre-order on its network beginning Friday, May 6. The 8-inch tablet will be available for no money down and $ 10 per month with an AT&T installment plan.

The Galaxy Tab E on AT&T will run Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box, and is powered by a 5000mAh battery, which AT&T claims will provide up to 13 hours of LTE use. It’s powered  [Read More…]

LG V10 vs. Samsung Galaxy S7 edge: Clash of the titans

They’re both big and bold, but which should you buy?

For a lot of people, the V10 is still LG’s flagship phone. I happen to be one of them, and it’s time to compare the best LG has to offer against the current darling of the smartphone industry, the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge.

Both are pricey, offer unique features and do everything you would want a smartphone to do in 2016. But they are also very  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear VR users have watched over 2 million hours of virtual reality content

It turns out we’re wearing these virtual reality headsets a lot.

Samsung is putting plenty of weight behind virtual reality, and is building a full-stack solution from 360-degree video capture to the associated software to a headset that can view it all. And as it turns out, the system is working.

Speaking at SDC 2016 in San Francisco, Samsung’s John Pleasants, executive VP of Media Solutions, dropped a pretty crazy metric on us: Gear VR owners have already watched  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear 360 launches in Korea alongside Galaxy J series

Samsung has launched the Gear 360 in South Korea for 399,300 Korean Won, or the equivalent of $ 350. The 360-degree camera is now available for purchase online in the country, and will be heading to over 450 stores starting from May. At launch, the Gear 360 is compatible with the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge, and Galaxy S6.

The Galaxy J5 2016 and the J7 2016  [Read More…]

LG G5 versus Samsung Galaxy S7: Grasping at refinement

This year has been about refinement for LG and Samsung’s top phones.

These crazy little pocket computers on which we rely every day seem to grow more capable each time we blink, and there aren’t many examples of this more profound than the latest flagships from LG and Samsung. These aren’t phones: they’re entertainment powerhouses with incredibly capable cameras, and each one can be connected to a unique headset for even more incredible experiences. How cool  [Read More…]

Samsung will begin Gear 360 sales online in select countries on April 29

On stage during its annual developer conference, Samsung announced that sales of the Gear 360 will begin on April 29. The sales will be online-only to start, and only in select countries, with more available in the coming months. Samsung has confirmed that the Gear 360 will be available in both the U.S. and Korea at launch, but the company has not confirmed any other countries.

Samsung has yet to specify pricing for the Gear 360, though  [Read More…]