The Nokia 9 benchmark specs is giving other flagships a run for their money
The much-anticipated flagship phone by Nokia, Nokia 9 is nearing its released date. Leaked specifications via an online benchmark test hint that the flagship from the company could give popular mobile phones like Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone 7, a run for their money. What interests me about this video [https://t.co/eSzd0XHvrt] is that it shows 4 smartphones, but Nokia only sells 3 (none w dual lens). pic.twitter.com/RKStSoSgM5 — Evan Blass (@evleaks) May 16, 2017 As per the Geekbench...
Samsung Galaxy Book 12 review
Inspired by its popular smartphone line, Samsung’s new Galaxy Book packs a beautiful Super AMOLED display into an ambitious mid-tier system -- but can it overcome some tough competition? The post Samsung Galaxy Book 12 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Samsung Galaxy Book 12 review
Inspired by its popular smartphone line, Samsung’s new Galaxy Book packs a beautiful Super AMOLED display into an ambitious mid-tier system -- but can it overcome some tough competition? The post Samsung Galaxy Book 12 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Samsung starts selling 32 GB variant of Galaxy J5 Prime and J7 Prime
Samsung announced the Galaxy J5 Prime and J7 Prime for the Indian market last year in September. Both the handsets were announced in 16 GB of internal storage, but Samsung has now introduced higher 32 GB variants of both the smartphones. All the remaining specifications remain the same. The Galaxy J7 Prime includes a 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor coupled with 3 GB of RAM, a 5.5-inch Full HD (1920×1080 pixels) IPS display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 4 and dual-SIM card support. Othe...
Samsung patents smartwatch with a zoom-lens camera
Imagine a smartwatch with a big camera right in the middle off it. Taking photos would be awkward, likely, since you’d have to point the top of your wrist at the subject. Such seems to be the reality posited by a recently surfaced Samsung patent, which shows a smartwatch with a camera in the middle of the ‘display’ portion; the … Continue reading...
Samsung is thinking small – really, really small
The next big bit of Samsung technology is going to be very, very tiny. So tiny, in fact, that the company suggests they’ll be leading the way to the product before anyone else – and that’s a big deal. “The ubiquitous nature of smart, connected machines and everyday consumer devices signals the beginning of the next industrial revolution,” said Executive … Continue reading...
Samsung responds to Galaxy S8 iris scanner hack
A couple of days back, we got word that a group of developers had found a way around the Galaxy S8‘s iris scanner. According to the folks at Chaos Computer Clubs, the iris scanner in the Galaxy S8 can be beaten with a high-resolution, infrared photo of the iris in question with a contact lens laid over it. That, obviously, … Continue reading...
Samsung patent application reveals plans for a camera-equipped smartwatch
Samsung's next smartwatch might have a camera and a flexible wristband display, if the company's newest patent is any indication. It wouldn't be surprising -- Samsung has been developing curved screens for the better part of three years. The post Samsung patent application reveals plans for a camera-equipped smartwatch appeared first on Digital Trends....
This app replaces the Galaxy S8 navigation buttons with Pixel ones
After years of stubbornness, Samsung has finally moved away from hardware or capacitive navigation buttons to on-screen ones. Not that it had a choice anyway, with its new Infinity Display design. There are, however, two catches. The order and design of the buttons don’t adhere to Android guidelines. The order is easily changed via Samsung’s own settings. Changing how the … Continue reading...
Americans are more satisfied with Apple’s iPhone SE than its larger-screen rivals
While larger screens seem to be dominating the smartphone market, the iPhone SE took first place in the Annual Customer Satisfaction Index -- receiving a score of 87 out of 100. The Galaxy S6 Edge Plus and iPhone 7 Plus trailed closely behind. The post Americans are more satisfied with Apple’s iPhone SE than its larger-screen rivals appeared first on Digital Trends....
The new Samsung Gear 360 is finally in stores
When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S8, it didn’t just unveil a new smartphone. It also announced a whole ecosystem around it, including, of course, a VR ecosystem. Although the new Gear VR with Controller is in a bit of a legal bind, its camera partner is going full steam ahead. The 2017 Gear 360 camera has just landed on stores, … Continue reading...
Samsung Galaxy S9: News and rumors
The Galaxy S8 is the Samsung phone to buy now, but that doesn't mean it'll stay the hot device forever. Rumors are already starting about its sequel, which may be called the Galaxy S9. Here's everything we think we know about it. The post Samsung Galaxy S9: News and rumors appeared first on Digital Trends.
Samsung Gear S3 review
Samsung’s Gear S3 smartwatch isn’t revolutionary. It builds on previous Gear smartwatches incrementally, but Samsung Pay support means you can pay with your watch almost everywhere. The post Samsung Gear S3 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Samsung will show off a stretchable screen at a display convention in L.A.
Samsung's first stretchable screen -- a 9.1-inch AMOLED screen that retains its shape when bent and rolled -- will make its public debut at the Society for Information Display 2017 in Los Angeles. The post Samsung will show off a stretchable screen at a display convention in L.A. appeared first on Digital Trends.
Chinese trio carve up a quarter of global smartphone sales in Q1: Gartner
 The global smartphone market grew 9.1 per cent in the first quarter of this year, according to Gartner’s latest stats, and growth is being driven by a trio of Chinese device makers. Read More ...
Samsung’s Galaxy S8 BOGO deal is weirdly competitive
Samsung hasn’t been slow in selling Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ phones, but if you’ve been holding off buying the new Android flagship then it may have the deal you’ve been waiting for. Although its curved AMOLED touchscreen, slimline glass and metal construction, and speedy Snapdragon 835 processor have meant the Galaxy S8 isn’t cheap – especially if you buy … Continue reading...
Galaxy Note 8 shows off dual camera in leaked images
Even though the Galaxy Note 8 is still a few months out at this point, it’s already been at the center of a few leaks. Today is no different, as a couple images of a dummy Galaxy Note 8 model have leaked out. While a dummy model isn’t going to tell us much about the internals of the Note 8 … Continue reading...
This could be what the Galaxy S8 Active looks like
With the regular Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus still relatively new devices, we haven’t heard too much about their rugged counterpart, the Galaxy S8 Active. Previous rumors have indicated that it is indeed coming, but today a new listing with the Wireless Power Consortium is taking everything one step further by actually showing us an image of the device. As … Continue reading...
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active: News and rumors
Samsung has traditionally added a rugged Active model to its newest Galaxy S range, and rumors are spreading that the Galaxy S8 will be no different. Here's what we think we know about the Galaxy S8 Active. The post Samsung Galaxy S8 Active: News and rumors appeared first on Digital Trends.
Samsung Battery Pack Kettle powerbank doubles as a smartphone stand
Late last year, Samsung took the wraps off a lineup of exclusive accessories for its smartphones, including the ‘Battery Pack Kettle’ that features a unique design. While using the battery pack to charge a phone, the phone itself can be nestled between the powerbank and a special USB connector attachment that serves as a phone stand, keeping the handset upright … Continue reading...