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Galaxy S8 Oreo Beta Program Possibly Being Prepared

09/20/2017, Google released Android 8.0 Oreo not too long ago. However, it’s going to be a while before third-party devices get it. It was reported recently that Samsung has started development on the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. If...

Samsung Working On Android Oreo For The Galaxy S8/S8+

09/11/2017, With Android 8.0 Oreo already finding its way to Pixel handsets, we’re sure that there are many Android users out there who are curious as to when their non-Pixel phones will receive the update. While we can’t speak for the rest of the Android OEMs...

Samsung’s Bixby Voice Could Be Getting Ready For A Global Launch

08/10/2017, We’re sure that many Samsung fans were a little incredulous that when the Galaxy S8 and S8+ launched, one of its key features which was Bixby Voice was not available. Even now the feature isn’t widely available as it was only not too long ago that...

AT&T Seemingly Confirms Samsung Galaxy S8 Active On Their Website

08/03/2017, By now we guess it is pretty clear that the next phone that Samsung will be launching will come in the form of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active. We’ve seen leaked renders, leaked training manuals, rumors, benchmarks, and so on, but so far we have yet to...

Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Daydream VR Support Released

08/01/2017, The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are among the few handsets that have support for Google’s nascent Daydream virtual reality platform. When these smartphones were released earlier this year, they did not have support for the platform. Google confirmed at...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Leaked In Training Manual

07/30/2017, The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is an upcoming handset that we can expect to hear from Samsung in the near future. A recent leak revealed the handset’s design in high-res renders, and now thanks to a leaked training manual obtained by the folks at Android...

Alleged Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Specs Revealed

07/28/2017, Recently leaked photos show off what is supposedly the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 Active. Now thanks to leaked slides posted onto Weibo (via SamMobile), some pretty detailed specs of the upcoming smartphone has been revealed, which while we cannot verify...

Galaxy S8 Daydream VR Support Included In Latest Verizon Update

07/25/2017, Verizon is rolling out a new firmware update for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ on its network which brings the much-awaited Daydream VR support for these handsets. Daydream is Google’s nascent virtual reality platform. The company has released...

Alleged Photos Of The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Surface

07/24/2017, The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active has yet to be confirmed, but given Samsung’s history of releasing “Active” variants of its flagships, we wouldn’t be surprised if they were to release one this year. In fact there have been some leaks that reveal that...

Samsung (Finally) Launches Bixby Voice In The US

07/19/2017, Imagine a company launching a new product and boasting about a particular key feature, only for customers to discover that when they buy the product, the feature has yet to be launched/activated, or does not work as intended. That’s what we saw when...

Galaxy S8 Outselling Galaxy S7 By 15%

07/17/2017, Last year Samsung launched the Galaxy S7 and while the handset itself was good without any question, it’s safe to say that this year’s Galaxy S8 with its near bezel-less display, sleek design, and amazing hardware that could be considered something of...

Sprint Firmware Update Boost Download Speeds Of HTC U11, Galaxy S8

07/13/2017, If you own either the Samsung Galaxy S8 or the HTC U11 and you bought the phone from Sprint, you might be interested to learn that the latest firmware update issued by the carrier is something you’ll want to check out. This is because according to PCMag...

Galaxy Note 8 Release May Be Earlier Due To Slow Galaxy S8 Sales

07/11/2017, It has been a while since Samsung revealed how many units of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ it has sold so far globally. The company was quick to announce earlier this year when the handset was setting new pre-order records. It’s now been claimed that...

Samsung Blocks Bixby Remapping Apps Again

07/09/2017, One of the hardware features of the Samsung Galaxy S8 is the dedicated button that Samsung created to launch Bixby, its new voice assistant software. However given that Bixby was not launched with its complete feature list, we suppose some Galaxy S8...