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Microsoft’s Online Store Starts Selling The Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+

11/14/2017, There are a few places that one can get the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, but if for whatever reason you prefer shopping at Microsoft’s online store, you will be interested to learn that Microsoft has started to sell the Galaxy S8 and S8+ online. Prior to...

U.S. Galaxy Note 8 Customers Can Get A Free Gear VR Or DeX

11/02/2017, Samsung’s flagship smartphones tend to be expensive so the company regularly offers promotions that give customers more bang for their buck. Samsung’s latest promotion for customers in the United States offers them a free Gear VR headset or a...

Samsung Launches Android Oreo Beta Program For Galaxy S8, S8+

11/02/2017, If you own the Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ and you’re looking forward to getting the Android 8.0 Oreo update, then you might have heard that Samsung will be launching the update only in 2018. However the good news is that it looks like there will be an...

Samsung Working To Bring Portrait Mode To The Galaxy S8

10/17/2017, One of the upsides of phones that feature dual cameras, like the iPhone 7 Plus, is that it allows handset makers such as Apple to mimic the effects of a DSLR camera with a bokeh-like effect, which for those unfamiliar is where the foreground and...

Samsung Galaxy S8, Note 8 Enterprise Editions Launched

10/06/2017, Different users have different needs and/or wants when it comes to their smartphones. For example those working outdoors might require a phone that’s rugged, students who a budget might want a phone that’s cheap, and there are also different needs...

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...

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...

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...