Samsung Galaxy S8 may launch with 3 month unconditional refund period; new screen resolution options emerge
The launch date of the highly-anticipated flagship of the year, Samsung Galxy S8 is approaching fast. With each day we get new leaks related to the smartphone. According to the latest reports, Samsung will launch the S8 along with a 3-month unconditional refund offer. This essentially means that you will be able to use the Galaxy S8 and return in for the refund within three months regardless the condition of the device. The company will not ask any questions or demand any explanations about...
Galaxy S8 DeX Station dock to have active cooling
Much of the features of the upcoming Galaxy S8 have already been leaked to death. Some, like the Bixby AI-powered assistant, has even been confirmed by Samsung itself. One feature, however, has mostly remained on the sidelines, the Continuum-like DeX desktop. While details are still scarce, the accessory that will make DeX possible has recently come to light. The DeX … Continue reading...
Samsung Galaxy S8 pre-release date photos show Easter’s secret weapon
What you’re about to see is shocking, to say the least – a Galaxy S8 from Samsung in a color that’s perfect for the Easter Bunny. This is the Violet Samsung Galaxy S8 we’ve heard rumors of – or at least it certainly appears to be said phone. What we’ve got to go on is very little in the way … Continue reading...
Samsung Galaxy S8 details on a hidden button
Previous reports of a home button under the display of the Samsung Galaxy S8 seem to be coming to fruition. Photos we’ve collected today from a set of microbloggers in China seem to show the home button looking like nothing more than a standard home button. Reports from these microbloggers, however, suggest functionality not entirely unlike the extra press available … Continue reading...
The Samsung Galaxy S8 will come in three colors
 Can you smell this? It’s the smell of some fresh new leaks coming from Evan Blass’ Twitter account. This time, Evan shared some renderings of the Samsung Galaxy S8 in not one, not two but three different colors. And this is what it looks like: Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus (top to bottom) in black sky, orchid grey and arctic silver (left to right) pic.twitter.com/ISo7W10sYV… Read More ...
The Samsung Galaxy S8 will come in three colors
 Can you smell this? It’s the smell of some fresh new leaks coming from Evan Blass’ Twitter account. This time, Evan shared some renderings of the Samsung Galaxy S8 in not one, not two but three different colors. And this is what it looks like: Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus (top to bottom) in black sky, orchid grey and arctic silver (left to right) pic.twitter.com/ISo7W10sYV… Read More ...
Galaxy S8 AKG-branded earphones confirm 3.5mm jack
Samsung made it known before that it wasn’t in a rush to ditch the headphone jack, unlike eternal frenemy Apple. But that was before the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, before Samsung was placed in a position where it needed to make the Galaxy S8 really stand out. As it turns out, these days, you actually stand out by still having … Continue reading...
Galaxy S8+ with Exynos 8895 might be faster than Snapdragon 835
Samsung is in a rather “interesting” position as far as silicon production goes. On the one hand, it makes its own Exynos application processor, which is plans to soon push harder to other OEMs. On the other hand, it now fabricates some of Qualcomm’s, specifically the Snapdragon 820, and now, the 835. You might think there’ll be a conflict of … Continue reading...
Galaxy S8 to use face recognition for payment, 1000fps slo-mo
Usually, at this point in time, rumors and leaks about the Galaxy S8 should have, more or less, settled down and have been whittled down to a few consistent points. And yet there are now last minute details attempting to still provide some substantial new perspective into the smartphone. “Perspective” is probably apt, considering this is about the Galaxy S8’s … Continue reading...
Galaxy S8 confirmed to have Bixby, to have 3D Touch home button
Much of the recent leaks for the Samsung Galaxy S8 have mostly focused on its design, which isn’t exactly out of the ordinary since it is what the user will see and hold all the time. Because of that, one of the earliest leaked features for the smartphone has seemingly taken a backseat. It’s been a while since we last … Continue reading...
Galaxy S8’s odd fingerprint scanner was a last-minute change
When rumors of the Galaxy S8’s nearly all-screen design surfaced, speculation about the new home of the fingerprint sensor was similarly raised. Either it would be removed completely, which would be a regression of more than two years of progress, relocated to the back ala LG, or some other new technology. That last one almost seemed most likely, drumming up … Continue reading...
Analyst: Apple’s iPhone 8 may outpace Samsung’s Galaxy S8 in sales
According to some analysts, Apple's upcoming iPhone models will sell significantly better than Samsung's Galaxy S8. That's ostensibly due to the former's rumored features, among them wireless charging and a redesigned cover. The post Analyst: Apple’s iPhone 8 may outpace Samsung’s Galaxy S8 in sales appeared first on Digital Trends....
Samsung Galaxy S8 details, dates, sales forecast by Ming-chi Kuo
Ming-chi Kuo, famed analyst from KGI Securities, is usually a name associated with iPhones and iPads. But lets you think he is partial to Apple’s devices, the analyst is now offering a few words to say about Samsung’s upcoming early 2017 flagship, the Galaxy S8. While most of what he said have already been “confirmed” from previous leaks, his analysis … Continue reading...
Samsung Galaxy S8 gets FCC certfication, will feature facial and iris recognition for added security
It’s a new day and we have more scoop on the Galaxy S8. This one comes from Korea Economic Daily that says the upcoming flagship smartphone from Samsung will feature facial recognition. This will be an extra security option in addition to the fingerprint sensor, and possibly an iris recognition which made its appearance on the Note 7. This could make unlocking the smartphone easier as one would just have to look into the device. Apparently it will be faster too as it co...
Galaxy S8 carriers in US and Canada revealed by FCC
Documents recently published by the Federal Communications Commission seemingly reveal the carriers where the Galaxy S8 will be available in the United States and Canada. The documents refer to a handset with the model number SM-G950U, among others, which is presumed to be an unlocked version of the upcoming Samsung flagship model. While the documents don’t specify the phone’s name, … Continue reading...
Galaxy S8 carriers in US and Canada revealed by FCC
Documents recently published by the Federal Communications Commission seemingly reveal the carriers where the Galaxy S8 will be available in the United States and Canada. The documents refer to a handset with the model number SM-G950U, among others, which is presumed to be an unlocked version of the upcoming Samsung flagship model. While the documents don’t specify the phone’s name, … Continue reading...
Galaxy S8 hits FCC, renders compare size with others
With MWC 2017 out of the way, the next big mobile event we’re waiting for is Samsung unveiling of the Galaxy S8 later this month. That is, unless Apple suddenly holds its iPad earlier than speculated. With just weeks before the next “Unpacked” event, sources are hunkering down information regarding the two high-profile smartphones. Even the FCC is getting a … Continue reading...
The Samsung Galaxy S8 could cost this much
Smartphones are getting more and more powerful and sophisticated, but they are also getting more and more expensive. Almost every year, the price for high-end devices jump by $100 or so and it looks like 2017 won’t be different. Just weeks before the actual announcement and probably a month before it goes on sale, the price for the Galaxy S8 … Continue reading...
More Galaxy S8 images leak out ahead of release date
Though we’ve seen the Galaxy S8 and its big brother, the Galaxy S8 Plus, from nearly every angle thus far, more images of the two devices have leaked out ahead of release. When compared to some of the other images we’ve seen, these images are somewhat sharp, giving us a nice, clear look at both phones. These aren’t anything we … Continue reading...
Actual Samsung Galaxy S8 shown off in a super short video
In this industry and in this line of work, leaks are a fact of life. Sure, companies take great pains and sometimes employ drastic measures to prevent leakage of potentially damning information, but even the once tight Apple is no longer immune to that. So it’s not exactly a huge surprise to see a video showing off a purported Galaxy … Continue reading...