Tag Archive: Unlock

How to enable iris scanning and face unlock on the Galaxy S8

How do I unlock the Galaxy S8 with my face?

The Galaxy Note 7 (RIP) was the first Samsung device with biometric unlock, but along with iris scanning, the Galaxy S8 brings back an old trick: face unlock. Both are fast and secure, and make up for the awkward placement of the fingerprint sensor. Here’s how to use them to unlock your phone.

Biometrics on the Galaxy S8 explained

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How to unlock the Huawei P10

Even though Huawei isn’t the most popular company in the United States, its profile is increasing due to the release of several impressive devices. Most recently we’ve seen the Chinese company release the P10, a brand new flagship device that features dual Leica cameras, a gorgeous 5.1″ 1080p display, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of […]

How to Unlock the Samsung Galaxy S6, S7, or S8 to any network

Over the past decade, the cellphone, and, in more recent years, the smartphone has become something that every person cannot leave home without. Android smartphones are some of the best smartphones around. The many functions of an Android smartphone makes life more convenient and keeps people safe. Unfortunately, smartphones are locked to the original service […]

How to SIM unlock the LG G6

The LG G6 is truly a beautiful device and undeniably one of the best phones on the market right now. The redesigned body is not only gorgeous to the eye but a joy to hold as well. The (almost) all glass phone feels as premium as anything out there right now and is well worth […]

How to SIM unlock the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus

If you’re looking for the best phone of 2017, the search starts with the Samsung Galaxy S8 or the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus. The crazy beautiful Infinity Display is a head turner and the complete lack of any side bezels makes is truly remarkable. But, let’s say you pick up your Galaxy from a carrier like […]

How long does it take to unlock the Galaxy S8?

Face recognition, iris scanning, and fingerprints — regardless of which unlocking mechanism you choose, there’s a method to all this madness.

The Samsung Galaxy S8 offers a variety of unlocking mechanisms. It may seem overwhelming to try to set one up at first, especially if you don’t know which one to choose. After using the smaller Galaxy S8 for about a week, I can say there are definitely some key differences between each of these three unlocking  [Read More…]

LeEco invites you to spin the wheel, unlock discounts for its TVs, smartphones

LeEco has announced its upcoming Tax Refund Sales Event which will be held between April 14 at 12:01 a.m. EDT and April 18 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. During this period the Chinese company will be offering instant rebates on its products through the www.LeEco.com website. In addition to the instant rebates, customers can also spin […]

Soon you’ll be able to place your finger anywhere on your smartphone display to unlock it

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and LG G6 are two highly anticipated flagships that will launch in the first half of the year. Both will come with fingerprint scanners meant to live in the back. But your next-next gen flagship might be entirely different. Most phones these days either put the fingerprint scanner on the back […]

You’ll be able to unlock your Windows 10 PC with a Samsung Galaxy fingerprint scanner soon

Samsung Flow was released two years ago on the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge and Note4. It was designed to be an alternative to Apple’s Continuity feature and basically allowed users to set down their phone and pick up what they were doing on the tablet. Now if you’re a Samsung Galaxy TabPro S tablet […]

Android Pay no longer works if you unlock your bootloader, and that’s a good thing

Yes, Google has blocked Android Pay if you unlock your bootloader. My biggest question about it all is ‘why did it take so long?’

Quietly and without any fanfare, Google disabled the ability for Android Pay to make payments on phones with unlocked bootloaders; landing in line with its previously held policy of not allowing rooted phones to access the payment system. It’s frustrating to some, but it’s the right move and it’s in line with  [Read More…]