Tag Archive: Samsung


Samsung could be sticking with the rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for the Galaxy S9

Ugh. I’ve made no secret of my love for the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, but the one thing that holds it back from truly being great is the fingerprint scanner. Some, including myself, have been saying for a while now that all phones are great and choosing your next phone comes down to finding the […]

Where to buy the Samsung Galaxy S8 in the U.S.

Here’s where you can buy Samsung’s latest phones.

Samsung will sell you a Galaxy S8 and S8+ from just about anywhere you want. Every carrier, retailer and online store you can think of has these phones, and for the most part they each offer the same colors and plan options as well. We’ve rounded up the top places you’ll be looking to buy, and you can find all of the info you need right here.

U.S. carriers  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 specs: Bump to 6GB RAM, dual 12MP cameras, 3300mAh battery

Now we’re getting deep into the rumors.

Coming just a couple days after our first look at purported official renders of the Note 8, we now have a leak of what are expected to be the final specs of the upcoming phone. The leaks, as usual, come courtesy of @evleaks and generally confirm lots of earlier rumors and lots of expected bumps from the Galaxy S8+.

Let’s start off with the dimensions, which show that the 6.3-inch  [Read More…]

Android 7.1 could soon be coming to the Samsung Galaxy S8

According to a Vodafone software update roadmap, it appears the carrier is testing Android 7.1 for the Galaxy S8 and S8+. Vodafone Australia list the Android 7.1 update as submitted suggesting that it is currently being tested. If one carrier is testing it, chances are multiple carriers are and is only a matter of time […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 final specs leaked

Shortly after the Galaxy Note 8 renders were leaked, we are now treated with the final specs for the device. Coming again courtesy of Evan Blass (@evleaks), the full specs of the Note 8 can be seen ahead of the August 23 event due to be hosted in New York City. The device will have […]

How to control Samsung SmartThings with Google Assistant

It’s easy to automate your life with a small investment in Samsung’s connected smart accessories and a free app from Google.

I figured that the easiest way to turn my home into an automated abode was to find out which platform would best pair with the existing power of Google Assistant. Samsung’s SmartThings like the right fit considering the breadth of accessories it has to offer.

I discovered that I could use IFTTT commands in my house,  [Read More…]

Deal: Buy a Samsung Galaxy S8 from T-Mobile and get one free!

T-Mobile customers can buy one Galaxy S8 or S8+ and get a second one FREE!

If you’re a new or existing T-Mobile customer looking to get a Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+, we’ve got a deal for you! For a limited time, you can receive a BOGO rebate of $ 750 for two S8 phones or $ 800 for two S8+ phones — payable via prepaid MasterCard — in one of two ways:

New customers can purchase  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leak shows off the unreleased device

With the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 only around 3 weeks away, we’re today treated with the clearest picture of what the device could look like so far. Samsung Galaxy Note8 (in Midnight Black) pic.twitter.com/QZii9xFarQ — Evan Blass (@evleaks) 31 July 2017 Coming courtesy of notorious leaker Evan Blass (@evleaks) on Twitter, he […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leak gives us a clear look at the upcoming flagship

Samsung is holding an event on August 23rd, and it’s likely that that’s where we’ll get to meet the Galaxy Note 8. As with most other flagship smartphones, though, images of the Note 8 are leaking out ahead of its official reveal.

A new image of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has been posted by reliable leakster Evan Blass. The render shows off the front of the Note 8, which looks like a boxier Galaxy S8. There’s the Infinity Display  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear S3 Frontier TUMI Special Edition lands with $449.99 price tag

Samsung recently announced it has entered a partnership with TUMI, a maker of world-class suitcases and travel bags, in order to offer a special edition of its Gear S3 Frontier smartwatch. The product dubbed Samsung Gear Frontier TUMI Special Edition is already available for purchase online through Best Buy or Samsung for $ 449.99 a pop. […]