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Samsung’s 8nm Exynos 9820 unveiled with dedicated NPU, 8K video recording

Samsung is betting on a dedicated NPU to introduce a host of AI-enabled features in its upcoming flagship.

Huawei was the first to roll out its 2019 chipset, with the Chinese manufacturer announcing the 7nm Kirin 980 last month. With the 980, HiSilicon (Huawei’s semiconductor division) doubled down on AI processing, introducing a dual NPU that enables a host of new features on the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro.

Samsung is now announcing its own flagship  [Read More…]

The good and bad of Samsung’s One UI interface for Android Pie

Samsung’s One UI looks like a big step forward (for the most part).

Samsung held its 2018 developer conference on November 7 in San Franciso, and while the highlight of the opening keynote was the company’s new foldable AMOLED display, something else that was a big focus was Samsung’s new Android interface called “One UI.”

One UI will initially be rolled out as a beta for users later this month, and in January 2019, will officially make  [Read More…]

Samsung’s Black Friday sale is packed with some of our favorite devices

When you’re done here, everything you own will be smart.

Usually on Black Friday, we’re looking at major retailers like Walmart and Best Buy for the best deals. We’re braving the crowds, the noise, and the slow-loading websites on the off chance that we’ll save a ton of money in the process. So small, individual companies don’t often have enough deals to warrant our attention. Samsung is no small company, though, and have a little bit of everything we  [Read More…]

Samsung’s second Android Go phone is the Galaxy J4 Core

Currently no word on pricing or availability.

Android Go phones are great options for folks that want reliable Android handsets while spending as little money as possible. Samsung released its first Android Go phone earlier this year in the form of the Galaxy J2 Core, and just a few months later, we have another entry with the J4 Core.

At first glance, one of the most noticeable improvements with the Galaxy J4 Core compared to the J2  [Read More…]

Samsung’s Galaxy Tablets are on sale for as low as $100

A great day to save!

Many of Samsung’s awesome Galaxy Tablets are on sale today with prices starting at just $ 99.99. The entry-level Galaxy Tab A 7 has a 7-inch display, 8GB of storage, and normally sells for around $ 130. Next up is the 9.6-inch Galaxy Tab E which is currently selling for $ 149. Aside from the larger display, it also has more internal storage at 16GB, a larger battery that can last for  [Read More…]

Samsung’s new Android interface is called ‘One UI’

One UI will be available for the Galaxy S9 and Note 9 in January.

At the 2018 Samsung Developer Conference, one of the big announcements was a big refresh for Samsung’s custom Android interface. The Samsung Experience is gone, and in its place, we have One UI.

One of the biggest goals with One UI is to help users “focus on the task at hand.” To achieve this, One UI removes a lot of clutter from the  [Read More…]

Samsung’s new Infinity Flex Display will come to market in phones in 2019

Get ready for modern phones to be flexible.

Samsung took the stage at its developer conference to announce all sorts of new products and features, but the headline-grabbing one is its new flexible display technology called “Infinity Flex Display.” That’s an evolution of the current “infinity display” branding we see used on Samsung’s last couple generations of flagship phones, and this marks an entirely new generation of technology. It’s launching alongside a yet-to-be-named Samsung-branded flexible phone, currently  [Read More…]

Samsung’s Evo Select microSD cards have reached new low prices today

Perfect way to keep the cameras rolling!

We have seen the Samsung Evo Select microSD cards drop a couple times in last month or so, but they have never dropped to the prices we’re seeing today. In particular, the 256GB version dropped $ 10 since the last deal… and it was already down to its lowest price. This card was selling for above $ 90 in August and now it’s down to $ 59.99.

The 64GB version  [Read More…]

Samsung’s $34 fast wireless charging stand works with Qi compatible devices

Set it and forget it.

The Samsung Qi-certified fast charge wireless charger is down to $ 34.50 on Amazon. While we have seen it drop to $ 40 in the past, this is the first time we’ve seen it go this low. The charger normally sells for around $ 45. The price is only good on the black version of the charger, since blue and white are $ 42 or more.

This is Samsung’s 2018 version of  [Read More…]

Samsung’s record profits, new Mate 20 renders, and other news worth knowing

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Friday, October 5th, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, Google News gets a new Dark Mode, while renders for the Moto  [Read More…]