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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Refurbished Batteries Recalled Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Another Samsung Galaxy Note has been hit by a recall, but don’t worry, it isn’t what you think. The US regulator has recalled refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 4 batteries which were distributed as replacement through AT&T’s insurance program only. The regulator clearly points out that the recall only involves batteries that were placed into refurbished AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 4… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to Feature In-Screen Fingerprint Sensor: KGI

Reports have suggested for months now that the in-screen fingerprint scanner has been a tricky feature to implement for both Apple and Samsung. As per a new report by research firm KGI Securities, the latter company will only be introducing the under-display fingerprint sensor with its Galaxy Note 9 smartphone. This effectively means that the company will be skipping this feature with the… Read More »

Apple’s Smartphone Shipments Grow Despite Samsung Galaxy S8, iPhone 8 Hype: Canalys

A new report about global smartphone shipments in Q2 2017 claims Samsung’s growth rate was relatively flat, however Apple saw a 2 percent increase in shipments year-on-year. This growth in the quarter that saw the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 bucked the trend ahead of the hotly anticipated launch of the iPhone 8. According to the report by market research firm… Read More »

Purported Samsung Galaxy Note 8 render shows complete design

In a Forbes report, the render of what appears to be that of the Galaxy Note 8 has been leaked showing that it will be a massive smartphone. Casemaker Ghostek known for revealing a slew of details of the Galaxy Note 8 has shared the renders of the upcoming flagship smartphone showing off the device in all the… Read More »

Xiaomi’s next big screen device to boast an OLED display by Samsung

Amidst, we came across a report published by Phonearena, which hints a deal between the Chinese smartphone maker and the Korean tech giant Samsung. As per the report, Xiaomi’s next big screen device, possibly the successor to the Mi Max 2 or a device from Redmi series will sport a 6-inch OLED screen by Samsung. The report cites… Read More »

Alleged Official Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Cases Up For Preorder, ‘Confirming’ Design

As Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaks keep piling up, purported cases for the device seem to confirm the design and it’s not all good news. Mobile Fun says it just received official cases for the Galaxy Note 8 and it already put them up for preorder. In an email, Mobile Fun also shared some more details about what… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) arrives in Europe

The Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) has landed in Europe, over a month after it was made official. The dual-SIM model is now listed on the South Korean company’s Austrian website. The listing reveals color options including gold, black, and blue. The device is available in the US since mid-May. It was expected to land in Europe sometime in August, but looks… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note8 to have two storage options: 64GB and 128GB

According to a new report from South Korea, the company’s upcoming Galaxy Note8 flagship will have two storage options: 64GB and 128GB. Users will be able to expand the storage up to 256GB via microSD card. The report, which cites a company official, also quotes them as saying that the handset will carry a price tag of somewhere between $1,000… Read More »

Samsung ISOCELL Image Sensor Brand Launched, Dual Camera Setup Demoed at MWC Shanghai

Samsung is at MWC Shanghai, and has used the platform to introduce its new image sensor brand ISOCELL. The image sensor brand is named after Samsung’s own ISOCELL technology, and is aimed at providing high camera output in thin smartphone designs. The company even demoed its dual camera setup technology that uses its ISOCELL technology as well –… Read More »

Confirmed: Rugged Galaxy S8 Active Is Official, Samsung Accidentally Reveals

Yet another evidence that the Galaxy S8 active is real turns up, and none other than Samsung itself let the cat out of the bag. Aside from previous leaks and Wi-Fi certification, the company is known to follow up its flagship with a rugged version. In other words, practically everyone more or less saw this coming from a… Read More »