The Galaxy S8 is finally out in most countries, which means more and more hidden tricks and features are coming to light. We already learned that the digital home button isn’t a stationary image, as Samsung wants to prevent any screen damage. Show More Summary
It's hard to escape the media pronouncements that iPhones are now boring again after Samsung unveiled its latest Galaxy S8, Apple's Mac business is being overshadowed by more exciting Surface Windows PCs from Microsoft and that Apple Watch is a disappointing dud. But all of those media narratives are wrong, here's why.
We think we can objectively prove the Galaxy S8 is better than the iPhone 7. So grab some popcorn and settle in, because this is about to get ugly.
The Galaxy S8 is proof that Samsung is getting better and better at designing smartphones. Gone are the days when Samsung tried to convince buyers that it’s perfectly acceptable to build a $600+ smartphone out of plastic. And with the...Show More Summary
The Galaxy S8 comes with several different ways to lock your phone. But they aren't all equal when it comes to keeping snooping eyes out of your stuff. We think everyone should lock their phone and be sure to enable a find my phone feature that can erase it if it gets lost or stolen. Show More Summary
Almost every other Android user in the world is jealous of people who have already managed to buy Samsung's new Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+. We say "almost" because there's one group of Android fans who would trade their current smartphones for a Galaxy S8 or anything else in the world. Show More Summary
You might expect Samsung's bigger Galaxy S8+ to be the more natural rival to Google's Pixel XL (also the bigger of the pair), but in many ways the standard S8 makes more sense next to Google's phablet. Read on, as we compare the features and specs of the Galaxy S8 and Pixel XL... Continue Reading Samsung Galaxy S8 vs. Show More Summary
Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus will launch its fourth-generation flagship this year, the OnePlus 5 — don’t be fooled by that “5,” the number four just isn’t lucky in China. The company is yet to announce a press event for the handset, but the first rumors have already started to pop up on gadget blogs. Show More Summary
We've already heard of the great measures Samsung is taking to ensure the Galaxy S8's battery safety. Now, we have a look into the actual facility where they conduct these tests.
It's funny how months of leaks and rumors can paint what appears to be a complete picture of an upcoming smartphone. But then, once the device is finally announced, a different picture forms. All of the components and details that leak...Show More Summary
It's a rather unusual warning label to include on a battery that can't be removed and likely will never be seen by the owner, but there is a good reason for it.
If you were worried about burn-in issues, you’ll be happy to know that the button actually moves around slightly to prevent any unintended image retention.
I've always felt strongly that you shouldn't have to handicap your smartphone in order to squeeze a few extra minutes of battery life from it. That's exactly what Samsung's App power monitor feature does on the Galaxy S8. Here's how you turn it off.
A new leak points to the OnePlus 5 packing dual rear cameras, something we wish Samsung's flagship had.
When it comes to smartphones, there are so many key areas that are important to users. Design, software, apps, battery life, price, and performance are all key factors, as is speed. And when it comes to speed, Samsung's new Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are the two fastest Android phones that have been released to date. Show More Summary
A screenshot of an alleged iPhone 8 Geekbench benchmark result outpaces Samsung's phone by a significant margin.
The Note 7 may be the butt of every bad joke right now, but ignoring it altogether leaves a huge gap in the history of Samsung's design language. Many of the design traits that make the Galaxy S8+ — the company's latest big-screened superphone — so great, can be traced back to its explosively flawed predecessor. Show More Summary
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are set at a lower resolution by default, but you can easily change it. Here's how to!
Apple's tenth-anniversary OLED iPhone -- and answer to Samsung's Galaxy S8 -- could have mass production delays thanks to supply chain difficulties.