Tag Archive: Samsung


Deal: Verizon is offering 50% off the Pixel 2 and Samsung Galaxy S9

Verizon is currently offering a 50% savings on the Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, and the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. Not only do you get a serious phone discount, but you also get stellar service on Verizon’s top-ranked network.

All you need to do is trade in an eligible device in good, working condition and purchase a brand new Pixel 2 or Galaxy S9 on an installment plan. The 50% discount will be applied via 24 monthly  [Read More…]

Samsung DeX Pad for Galaxy S9/+ now available for pre-order

Samsung has announced pre-orders are available for the DeX Pad for Galaxy S9 device. Pre-order run for $ 100 and will begin shipping in May.

The post Samsung DeX Pad for Galaxy S9/+ now available for pre-order appeared first on AndroidGuys.

Best Link Bracelet Watch Bands for Samsung Gear S3

Add a touch of class to your Samsung Gear S3 with a stylish link bracelet watch band!

The Samsung Gear S3 is the most powerful smartwatch you can own, making it a popular choice for Android users looking for an alternative to an Android Wear smartwatch.

If you love your Gear S3 and wear it every day you should croundeder getting some additional watch bands — maybe something a little fancier than the standard leather or rubber  [Read More…]

PayPal support finally makes its way to Samsung Pay

That only took nine months.

In July of 2017, Samsung announced that it was partnering with PayPal so that Samsung Pay users could pay for things using their PayPal balance. This was exciting news for a lot of people, but it unfortunately never came to light. Nine months later, this functionality appears to finally be rolling out.

As Joe Kester noted on Twitter, an update that’s making its way to the Samsung Pay app in the Play  [Read More…]

Samsung DeX Pad pre-orders finally open for $99, free with Galaxy S9 purchase for a limited time

Galaxy S9 purchases will include a free DeX Pad for a limited time.

Samsung’s second-generation desktop docking system, the DeX Pad, is finally coming up for pre-order after being announced alongside the Galaxy S9 and S9+ over a month ago. The DeX Pad comes in at $ 99, which is cheaper than the original MSRP of the DeX Station that launched the whole DeX ecosystem back with the Galaxy S8 and S8+ — though nowadays you can pick up  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S vs. Samsung Galaxy S9+: Iterated to perfection

The Mi Mix 2S and Galaxy S9+ are iterative updates, but they offer key upgrades in several areas.

The Galaxy S9+ shares the same fundamental design as its predecessor, with Samsung instead focusing on improving the camera. Xiaomi is undertaking a similar strategy with the Mi Mix 2S, which has the same design as last year’s Mi Mix 2 but with an upgraded chipset and a new dual camera setup at the back.

When I compared the  [Read More…]

Best Wallet Cases for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

Cut down on your daily carry with a wallet case for your Samsung Galaxy S9!

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ is a downright sexy phone, so in some ways, it’s a shame to cover it up with a case.

But the benefits of rocking a wallet case might be worth it. With services like Google Pay and Samsung Pay there are more ways to pay with your phone, so a wallet case will let you keep  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear Fit2/Fit2 Pro get new health features and updated UI

The update is rolling out to the fitness trackers now.

Samsung’s Gear Fit2 and Gear Fit2 Pro are two admirable fitness trackers, and today Samsung released a software update for both that aims to make them even better for living your best and healthiest life.

First off, Samsung’s bringing its Weight Management and Fitness Program features to the wearables. Weight Management will allow you to quickly compare your exercise and food intake throughout the day so you  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S9 battery problems, explained: Exynos vs. Snapdragon

U.S. users get the better experience for a change.

New phones should have better battery life than their predecessors. That’s a given, and part of the unspoken rule of technological progress. And yet in recent years that hasn’t been a given. Along the way, we’ve seen blips — Snapdragon 810, anyone? — on the way to greater efficiency.

This year, the culprit is Samsung’s Exynos 9810, the ultra-fast chip that ships with all Galaxy S9 and S9+  [Read More…]

Samsung lets us in on some of its Galaxy S9 960 fps slow-motion secrets

This is how the GS9 slows down time.

Amazingly slow motion video capture is the latest big differentiating feature on smartphones. And Samsung is one of the leaders right now, pushing to 960 fps on the Galaxy S9 — only matched by the Sony Xperia XZ2. But Samsung actually released its phone already, and it isn’t hard to see why people are excited about using the 960 fps slow motion mode.

Now that we’re over a month removed from  [Read More…]