Tag Archives: Android

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaks continue as spec details surface

Now we know what the Galaxy Note 8 will probably look like when it’s unveiled on August 23rd, but what kind of specs will it include? That question can now be answered, too. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will have a 6.3-inch 2960×1440 Super AMOLED display, says VentureBeat, along with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio that’ll give it a tall display. The Note 8 is also expected to include an 8-megapixel front-facing camera for all of … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaks again ahead of August 23rd event

When it rains etc. pic.twitter.com/D0lFR5Wn1B — Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 1, 2017 UPDATE: Blass has leaked another batch of Galaxy Note 8 images that show both the back and sides of the device as well as the front. You can see ’em above.   ORIGINAL: Can’t wait until August 23rd to get more info on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8? The rumor mill has you covered. A new image that claims to show the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge now receiving software updates

Another day, another update for a Samsung device on T-Mobile. T-Mobile is now pushing updates to its versions of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. T-Mo says that these updates contain “various system improvements,” and after installing the update on his GS6, TmoNews reader Brent found that the update includes the July 1, 2017 security patches as well as performance improvements, battery life optimizations, and more. If you’ve got a T-Mo Galaxy S6 or … [read full article]

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 designs reportedly shown off in leaked renders

Google’s new Pixel phones are some of the most hotly anticipated devices that are expected in the second half of 2017, and today we may be getting an early look at the two devices. Renders that claim to show the designs of the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 have leaked. They come from @OnLeaks and MySmartPrice, and they’re based on factory CAD information. While these new Pixel phones share the same basic design of … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge now receiving security updates

Following security updates for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 5, it’s now the Galaxy S7’s turn to be updated. T-Mobile is now pushing software updates to its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The updates include the July 1, 2017 security patches. If you’ve got a T-Mobile Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 edge and haven’t yet gotten your update, you can manually check for it by going into Settings > Software update > … [read full article]

Moto Z2 Force Edition launching at T-Mobile on August 10th, BOGO deal in tow

The drought of Motorola smartphones on T-Mobile is coming to an end with the launch of the Moto Z2 Force Edition. Announced at an event in New York City today, the Moto Z2 Force Edition features a 5.5-inch 2560×1440 display with ShatterShield technology. Motorola says that its ShatterShield screen is guaranteed not to crack or shatter, and both the display and its embedded lens are warrantied against shattering and cracking for four years from your … [read full article]

Samsung offering $150 off unlocked Galaxy S8, get another $150 with qualifying trade-in

Samsung Galaxy S8 $150 off

Samsung is now offering $150 off the unlocked Galaxy S8, and you can get another $150 off when you trade in a qualifying smartphone. You can view the Galaxy S8 deal on Samsung’s website. The devices that qualify for trade in are the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge and S6 edge+, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, and iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Samsung says that your … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG V10 getting its Android 7.0 Nougat update

Looks like it’s time for another T-Mobile phone to be updated to Android Nougat. T-Mobile says that it’s now updating its LG V10 to Android 7.0. The update began rolling out this week and includes an E911 timer fix and Google software and stability fixes in addition to the bump to Nougat. As one might expect from a major upgrade like this, the V10’s update is pretty large. It weighs in at 1366MB, so you … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 5 receiving security update

A couple of days after the Galaxy S8 and S8+ got software updates, another Samsung smartphone has started receiving an update of its own. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to its Galaxy Note 5. It’s a small one, weighing in at just 24.39MB, and it includes the July 2017 security patches. As I’ve said before, security updates aren’t the most exciting things ever, but it’s important to have up-to-date security patches to keep … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leak claims to reveal the design of the upcoming flagship

Shortly after Samsung sent out invitations for its Galaxy Note 8 event, a leak has surfaced that claims to show off the design of the upcoming handset. Renders of what’s said to be the Galaxy Note 8 have been shared, showing a device that looks like a boxier Galaxy S8. There’s the same Infinity Display that’s found on the Galaxy S8, complete with slim bezels and no home button, which indicates that on-screen keys … [read full article]