Tag Archives: Galaxy

Next Samsung Galaxy Note phone to pack in LG-made battery

According to a new report out of Korea, Samsung is considering sourcing batteries from LG Chem (the battery manufacturing arm of LG) for its Galaxy Note8 smartphone as well as other phones launching thereafter. Talks are on, and nothing is finalized yet, the report says, but adds that a deal seems likely. If the deal goes through, the Galaxy Note8 ... Read More »

Nougat update could bring fingerprint gestures on current Galaxy devices

The Galaxy Beta program is currently in the full swing of things and part of that program is taking suggestions and feedback from participants of the program. According to a reply received from a tester, Samsung is pleased to announce that it it “trying to improve the features of the Fingerprint Scanner. A beta program tester suggested that the fingerprint ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 edge Nougat update moves into carrier testing

Looks like the Nougat update for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, which is currently being beta tested by the South Korean company, will soon be rolled out to the general public. That’s because the update has moved into the carrier testing stage. Specifically, Vodafone Australia has updated their website to reflect that the update is under testing. While ... Read More »

Black color Samsung Galaxy C9 variant spotted in another leaked photo

There is a lot to like about Samsung’s relatively new “C” family of handsets. All-metal bodies, Super AMOLED panels and new and efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon chipsets. Luckily, the Korean giant overturned its original decision to only keep the line on the Chinese market. And the timing couldn’t be better, now that the upgraded Galaxy C9 Pro is already official in ... Read More »

Galaxy Note7’s Y-OCTA display headed to the Galaxy S8

Samsung is reportedly bringing the Y-OCTA display tech, first seen on the Galaxy Note7, to the upcoming Galaxy S8 flagship. Even better, Samsung may end up using the exact same display on the S8. The Galaxy S8 has been subjected to some wild speculations over the past few months. The interest towards the upcoming flagship is huge post the Note7 ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro and C7 Pro reportedly delayed to January

The Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro and Galaxy C7 Pro were supposed to launch this month, but now the same source claims that there has been a delay and the launch was pushed back to January next year. We’ve spotted the C7 Pro in a couple of benchmarks and from what we’ve gleaned from them, it seems that the Pros will ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro’s international variant gets WiFi certified

While the Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro (SM-C9000) has already been made official, it’s currently only available for purchase in China. For those waiting for Samsung to release the phone in other markets, here’s some good news: the launch may happen soon. That’s because the Samsung SM-C900F, which is most likely the international variant of the Galaxy C9 Pro, has received ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge starts getting December security patch

Samsung has started rolling out a new update to its Galaxy S7 edge smartphone. Currently hitting units in Australia, the update brings Android security fixes for the month of December. View image on Twitter Follow henklbr™ @henklbr @SamMobiles @DDDorresteijn @_Martinovich_ December Security Patch available for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge in Australia 11:54 AM – 9 Dec 2016 · Tilburg, Nederland ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 rumor roundup: Here’s everything we know so far

Editor’s note: This article is frequently updated to reflect the latest information available. It’s that time of year again. Rumors are flying about the latest Samsung flagship smartphone. Presumably to be called the Galaxy S8, it’ll attempt to revive Samsung’s burned edges from the Galaxy Note7 debacle. Here’s everything we have heard so far about what Samsung is putting together. ... Read More »

New Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 edge Nougat beta update brings December security patch, other changes

Samsung has started pushing out a new Nougat beta update to eligible Galaxy S7 and S7 edge units, making it the third build that the South Korean company has rolled out as part of the beta program. Weighing in at around 530MB, the update brings along Android security patch for the month of December. Several other changes are included as ... Read More »