If there's one common refrain we often hear from Android fans, it's that the experience you get with the stock version of Android is always better than whatever version of Android has been modified by manufacturers such as Samsung, LG and HTC. Show More Summary
Having used both the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and Nexus 6P for months now, it's time to start tallying up the pros and cons of each phone.
This week’s Android Circuit includes Galaxy Note 6 details leak, the announcement of the HTC 10, BlackBerry's Hail Mary, Google's Live Cases for the Nexus range, the Android secret revealed by Samsung, the new features in RemixOS, Mallzee's updated Android app, and the problems of translating emoji.
When it comes to getting a 'compact' phone, your options are a bit limited. These phones do it, but for very different prices. A good number of smartphone fans were excited to see that with the latest generation of Galaxy S phones, Samsung decided to keep its flagship a very modest size. Show More Summary
The Samsung Galaxy S7 hype is calming down and it is time to make a more sensible decision. Will you go for the Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Edge, or is the Nexus 6P still the better bet for your needs?
Two top-end devices with lots in common — but very different in execution. When Samsung launches a new high-end phone, people take notice. The Galaxy S7 edge made a splash when it was unveiled in February, though rumors of the device were spreading back when the Nexus 6P hit the scene in October. Show More Summary
It’s funny how often I hear people arguing that they use an iPhone and dismiss Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones and the Google Nexus range. The same is true with Mac users dismissing laptops running […]
Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes the best smartphone camera. Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, throwing a gauntlet to the ground: we have the best smartphone camera, Samsung said. There...Show More Summary
Last year we thought the Nexus 6P made for an enticing alternative to Samsung's more expensive Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+. But is the (still cheaper) Nexus a good choice next to the new Galaxy S7 edge? Let's line up their features and specs... Continue Reading Samsung Galaxy S7 edge vs. Show More Summary
The reviews poured in for the Samsung Galaxy S7 on Tuesday and they were unanimous in their praise for Samsung's latest flagship phone. The crew at Droid Life decided to take a closer look at how the Galaxy S7 compares to some of last...Show More Summary
Even with all the excitement from the Samsung Galaxy S7, we're still on the look-out for the next Nexus. The focus right now is on which manufacturer will make the device (or devices). A new report throws an old name back in the Nexus ring.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 could very well be the most the sexiest, most powerful, and altogether well-rounded smartphone we’ve ever seen. Like most things, that’s up for debate (we think the Nexus 6P is also pretty damn great), but if you’re a Samsung Galaxy fan wondering whether or not you should upgrade to the Galaxy...
We pit the best of Google against the latest and greatest from Samsung, in this hands-on comparison of the Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Nexus 6P!
The Galaxy S7 and the Nexus 6P couldn't be more different, really. One's the marriage of hardware and software, as Google sees it. (And with some love from Huawei, of course.) The other, well, the other is Samsung's. And both are excellent in their own way. Show More Summary
USB Type-C is all the rage nowadays, with more manufacturers getting on board with the latest USB standard after Google unveiled the Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X and Pixel C with the port late last year. Samsung has chosen to stay off the hype train for now, instead holding strong with micro-USB ports on the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge to match its predecessors. Show More Summary
Need a phone at the moment, maybe one that is a temporary placeholder as we wait for phones like the LG G5 and Samsung Galaxy S7 to arrive? Today, there are two phone deals worth looking at. The first is for the Nexus 5 with 32GB storage that can be had for just $140 over at […] DEALS: Nexus 5 32GB for $140, DROID Turbo for $170 is a post from: Droid Life
Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S3 and Google Nexus 7 can now be upgraded to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update, though it will entail the use of an unofficial firmware, particularly custom ROMs. According to Team Android, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 users can update their phablet’s firmware via ResurrectionRemix ROM. Show More Summary
2016 is heating up to be a big year for many Android OEMs, and with the apparent success of the Nexus 6P, we have yet another manufacturer being praised by US consumers, that OEM being Huawei. We already know Samsung (Galaxy S7), LGShow More Summary
With the release of Android 6.0 Lollipop for Nexus devices and even some non-Nexus devices around 3 months ago, many people are waiting for the manufacturer or carrier to release the 6.0 update for their devices. But as is expected, most manufacturers and carriers are taking their sweet [...]
2015 is officially over. Samsung Galaxy S6? LG V10? Nexus 6P? Old news. We're looking ahead to 2016 and all the fun it'll bring. New devices are sure to be plentiful, tech innovations will go even further than they already have, and we're excited to see how the industry will change moving forward.