How To Remap Samsung’s Bixby Button (Official Method) Editor's Pick

Samsung is finally letting users remap the Bixby button (aka Bixby Key) to launch other applications. We explain how to set it up, and even update Bixby if needed in easy steps.


Samsung Android Pie Beta Might Extend To Galaxy S8 And Note 8

Samsung normally limits its beta programs for major Android updates to the flagship Galaxy S series released that year. However, it’s doing things a bit differently for Android Pie. Not only was the beta opened up for the Galaxy Note 9, it appears that the company might be thinking about extending it to the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy Note 8 as well.


Galaxy Note 8 Might Get Android Pie Before Galaxy S8 Does

Samsung’s Galaxy Note handsets have traditionally received new major firmware updates after the flagship Galaxy S models from that particular year have been updated. That might not be the case for the Galaxy Note 8, though. A new roadmap shared by Samsung suggests that the Galaxy Note 8 might get the Android Pie update before the Galaxy S8 does.


Samsung’s One UI Will Be Coming To Older Handsets

One of the problems with Android phones and the companies that make them is that unless you’re Google and you own a Pixel device, it’s hard to tell if new features will be coming to your phone, especially if you own an older device. However at the same time it is understandable as companies would much prefer to devote their resources to current and future products.


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T-Mobile Halts Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 Oreo Rollout

Earlier this year it was announced that the Android 8.0 Oreo update would be rolling out to Samsung Galaxy Note 8 handsets. However it seems that if you’re a T-Mobile customer with a Note 8 device, it appears that the carrier has halted the rollout of the update without really saying why.


Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Released

The Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ were the first devices from Samsung to receive the much-awaited Android 8.0 Oreo update this year. Samsung conducted a lengthy Oreo beta test for both devices before finally rolling out the new firmware to all users several weeks ago. The Galaxy Note 8 was always going to be the next in line to receive Oreo and it’s finally getting the update.


Android 8.0 Oreo Update For Galaxy Note 8 Could Be Released Soon

With the Android P developer preview already having been released, it is surprising that there are quite a few devices out there that have yet to be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo. In fact the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is one of them, although if recent reports are accurate, that could be changing in the near future.


Samsung Offers Free Gear IconX Earbuds With Galaxy S8 And Galaxy Note 8

Samsung is going to unveil its new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S9 and the Galaxy S9+, a few days from now and as the company’s fans are focused on the upcoming launch, the company wants to move more units of its existing flagship models to keep up their sales momentum. Perhaps that’s why Samsung is now offering a pair of free Gear IconX earphones with every new purchase of a […]


OnePlus 5T VS Galaxy Note 8 In Hilarious Speed Test Video

The OnePlus 5T is no slouch and according to some speed tests that we’ve seen, it has proven that it has more than what it takes to hold its own. Now it appears that OnePlus is doing their own speed test video which we have to say is hardly scientific or accurate, but it is pretty damn hilarious.


Mate 10 Pro VS iPhone X VS Note 8 In Speed Test

Unfortunately unlike 2016’s iPhone 7 Plus which seemed to dominate the speed test scene for quite a while, the new iPhone X doesn’t seem quite as speedy. Either that or Android OEMs in 2017 have stepped up their efforts. For those looking for more comparisons, you’re in luck as PhoneBuff is out with a new video.


Samsung Bundling Free AKG Bluetooth Headphones With Galaxy S8, Note 8

Handset makers typically bundle free headphones with their phones, but these are usually the cheap, wired headphones that don’t exactly sound fantastic, but do a good enough job where you can’t really complain about it. However if you wanted something a bit more substantial, Samsung has a promo for you.


Special Olympic Winter Games Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Unveiled

If you have yet to buy a new phone and you’ve been eyeing the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, it seems that Samsung has unveiled a special edition version of the phone. This is in celebration of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games which will be held in South Korea, and for that Samsung has created a special version of the phone.


Users Reporting Galaxy S8, S8+, Note 8 Waking Up At Random

If you were to check the battery settings on your phone to find out about its usage, more often than not the display of your phone is usually the biggest battery drainer. However it seems that thanks to a recent update that Samsung has pushed out to its phone, its displays are now draining even more battery than ever, according to a series of posts on Reddit.


Samsung Says It Has Received Some Reports Of Galaxy Note 8 Units Dying

It was recently reported that some Galaxy Note 8 users have experienced an unusual issue. They are unable to revive their device after the battery runs out. The handset just won’t turn on no matter how long it’s charged for. It wasn’t immediately clear what’s causing the issue. Most of the reports came from users in the United States so it’s likely that the variant that runs on the Snapdragon […]