Tag Archive: Scores


Samsung’s Bixby now shows you sports scores and news from theScore

It’s been more than a year since we first met the Bixby virtual assistant on the Galaxy S8, and until now we’ve seen relatively little in terms of substantive improvements.

In fact, the version of Bixby installed on the new Galaxy S9 isn’t that much better than what shipped on last year’s Samsung flagships.

For its part, the Korean tech giant is trying to make Bixby more relevant to its users. Case in point, this week we’ve learned that Samsung  [Read More…]

Bixby Home will get sports news and scores from theScore in August

The service will be available in the U.S.

If you’re into sports, chances are you use theScore for keeping up to date with all of the latest sportsketball games there are. Today, theScore announced that it’s getting new integration in Bixby Home for Samsung customers.

For folks that have a phone like the Galaxy S9, Note 8, or any other select Galaxy handset that’s got Bixby on it, you’ll be able to visit Bixby Home for staying  [Read More…]

How to get March Madness scores with Google Assistant

Ok Google… who broke my bracket today?

The Big Dance is just beginning, and while there are apps aplenty to keep bracket-makers and die-hard fans watching and trash-talking, not all of us need that. Some of us just want to see how far our local team has gotten so far. Some of us just need a quick way to find out what channel the next good game’s going to be on. Some of us just want to  [Read More…]

Samsung’s latest Galaxy S8 BOGO deal scores you a free device with select trade-ins

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time with another Galaxy S8 BOGO deal from Samsung directly.

Samsung is back with another awesome Galaxy S8 promotion, this time offering a free one with a purchase of another if you trade-in your old device. The company recently ran an extremely popular deal like this for T-Mobile customers, but this time it works with devices for all carriers. This deal is only available on Samsung.com or through the Shop Samsung  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Why DxOMark scores are basically worthless

DxOMark controversy is back in the news this week, but the problem with the mobile camera rating system isn’t as simple as manufacturers ‘buying’ inflated scores.

This week, following a small amount of fanfare, the OnePlus 5 nabbed a DxOMark Mobile score of 87. A day later, as if timed perfectly to demonstrate the flaws of its rating system, DxO gave the LG G6 an 84. And the Internet is suitably riled up. Comment threads suggest something  [Read More…]

OnePlus and Meizu found to be inflating benchmark scores

The entire point of benchmark scores is comparing devices on an even playing field. If scores are being manipulated by CPU boosting and other methods that change the way the device behaves in specific apps, then the scores are no longer any use. Geekbench and XDA have found that both OnePlus and Meizu have been cheating benchmark scores by detecting benchmark apps and changing the way the device runs. Specifically, the OnePlus 3T and Meizu Pro 6. Here are the multi-core  [Read More…]

LG V20 scores 200K sales in just 10 days

In a recent story we told you that LG’s mobile division lost a lot of money in Q3. The LG G5 was a big flop despite its solid spec sheet, but it seems the Korean device marker might have another chance at bouncing back. The LG V20 was recently released on the market in the

This crazy bundle scores you a 55-inch 4K TV and PlayStation 4 Pro for $999

Right now you can grab this killer PlayStation 4 Pro deal that bundles it with a Sony 55-inch 4K TV at Amazon for just $ 999. Bundling everything together saves you just shy of $ 300, which means that you have some extra cash around to pick up a few games or other accessories to get you started with your new system. The TV set also has Android TV built into it, so you’ll be able to stream your favorite  [Read More…]

Possible follow up to the popular Zenfone 2 tipped in benchmark scores

The Asus Zenfone 2 was one of the most popular budget phones released in 2015. It’s a staff favorite here at AndroidGuys for its price for performance ratio. There were plenty of variants of the original Zenfone 2 released like the Zenfone 2 Max, Zenfone 2 Lazer, Zenfone 2 Delux… And now we may be getting our first peek at what Asus has in store for us in 2016.

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LG’s latest V10 promo scores you a 64GB memory card, spare battery and charging cradle

LG is back with another offer for new V10 buyers, as the manufacturer will now offer a 64GB microSD card, spare battery and charging cradle for free. This is not the first time LG is offering a promotion of this sort, when the V10 first launched it offered a 200GB card for early adopters.