LG Display's CEO has confirmed that the company will be providing LCD panels to its hometown rival, Samsung. The executive claims that supply will begin in the "early second half" of 2017.
Samsung has published a detailed roadmap for its Android 7.0 upgrade plans in Turkey, providing a rough guide for which of its phones and tablets will get the Nougat update in other markets, and when.
Samsung's Windows 10 tablet, the Galaxy TabPro S, can already be unlocked using the fingerprint sensor on some Galaxy smartphones - but that support will soon be extended to all Windows 10 PCs.
In yet another leak from a company rumored to be producing screen protectors for the upcoming Galaxy S8, we can see the new flagship's screen displaying the back button over the launcher.
Samsung is said to be refurbishing 2.5 million Note7 handsets with new bodywork and smaller batteries. The company is expected to begin selling them in emerging markets, such as India, from June.
A new app from Samsung called 'Book Settings' has recently surfaced on the Windows Store, implying that the company is likely working on a device called the 'Galaxy Book.'
It's only been a couple months, but LineageOS has continued to broaden support by adding five more devices. The team has also brought some improvements and new features to the OS.
Earlier this week, T-Mobile users saw their S7 and S7 edge handsets getting updated to Nougat. It now appears that folks on AT&T are seeing the update. It will arrive over the air in the coming weeks.
Samsung Electronics has made an important step on the road to 5G with the commercial readiness of a 5G RF Integrated Circuit. With MWC coming up we should hear more news from the company about 5G.
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Despite hints that variants of Samsung's next flagship smartphone would pack the Exynos 8895, a new SoC part of a new Exynos 9 series could instead be featured, according to a tweet from the company.
Samsung Group's vice chairman Jay Y. Lee could not escape arrest for a second time, after prosecutors presented evidence in court that Lee was hiding assets and could destroy evidence.
Six months after Android 7.0 was originally released, the update is finally making its way to Samsung's mobile flagships on T-Mobile in the US, starting with those devices in the Galaxy Beta Program.
Gartner's final statistics for 2016 are in, and they spell doom for Microsoft's and Blackberry's mobile efforts. Meanwhile, Apple dethroned Samsung to become top selling vendor during the holidays.
According to a Korean news outlet, Samsung may be gearing up to announce the launch date of the high anticipated Galaxy S8 at World Congress 2017. It is rumored the company may present a short teaser.
Although the Galaxy S8 may only be a few months away, Samsung has released the Black Pearl variant of the S7 edge in New Zealand. It includes 128GB of storage and a bundled 256GB microSD card.
The Samsung Chromebook Plus is now available for pre-order on several websites for a hefty price. The Amazon product page suggests a springtime launch for the hybrid 12.3-inch computer.
According to the vice president of Samsung Turkey, Nougat will land on all Galaxy S6 variants before the end of February. The announcement also mentions the S7 rollout, which is happening right now.
Yesterday it was reported that the S6 and S6 edge started receiving the February security update. Now less than 24 hours later, the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are also receiving the latest update.
It is a couple weeks before Mobile World Congress and it appears that Samsung's upcoming tablet, the Galaxy Tab S3, has leaked online. The 9.7-inch tablet will seemingly come with an S Pen stylus.
Owners of the Galaxy A8 and Galaxy J5 (2016) are still waiting for Android 7.0 Nougat to arrive - but in the meantime, Samsung is keeping their devices safe with the latest Android security updates.
Apple and Samsung Display were rumored to have signed a deal for 100 million OLED display panels last year. Now, Apple is reportedly hungry for more, and wants an additional 60 million panels.
Samsung has begun rolling out the latest Android security patches to its Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, and Galaxy A3 (2016) - but the wait continues for the Android 7.0 update on those devices.
It was only a couple of weeks ago that we reported on the heavy discount on the Gear VR headset, but the price has dropped even further, making the deal even sweeter.
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If you have been thinking about purchasing a smartwatch, the Gear S2 classic has just received a heavy discount. The wearable is available from T-Mobile and features cellular connectivity.
Samsung has filed a trademark application with the European Trade Mark and Design Network for what appears to be Bixby's logo. In addition, it's now known the AI assistant will support nine languages.
A new Samsung trademark points to another software feature expected on the Galaxy S8. Samsung Hello, as the feature is dubbed, seems to be related to the Bixby artificial intelligence assistant.
Leaked documents from an FCC filling may have revealed the full specs of the next-generation Samsung Galaxy TabPro S2, which is expected to launch at the Mobile World Congress later this month.
The latest data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech shows considerable smartphone sales market share gains for iOS in several parts of the world, as Android share rose to around 90% in certain markets.
If you've been thinking about purchasing a 360 camera, you'll want to take a look at the Gear 360 that is currently on sale for Amazon Prime members. The Gear 360 is marked 35% off the retail price.
Google recently announced its February security update and now Samsung has followed suit. While announced, Samsung's new update could take close to a month to arrive on your handset.
After beginning its Android 7.0 rollout last month, Samsung has released a new update for Galaxy S7 and S7 edge handsets that have upgraded to Nougat, promising bug fixes and stability enhancements.
The government's own independent investigation into the fiery mishaps of the Samsung Note 7 came to a close today. The agency responsible reported that the phone's hardware wasn't to blame.
According to numbers by Strategy Analytics, the tablet market went down 9% with vendors such as Apple, Samsung witnessing double digit declines in FY16. Windows tablets, on the other hand, grew 19%.
There have been rumors for quite some time that Samsung might be bringing its mobile payment platform to other Android devices. Unfortunately, Samsung Pay Mini is not that solution.
The wait has been long, but it appears that T-Mobile has started the testing process of Android 7.0 Nougat on the S7 and S7 edge. There currently isn't an official ETA, but hopefully it will be soon.
A month after its release, Google's January security update for Android is rolling out to Samsung S6 handsets in the EU. The update will roll out OTA and will be for unlocked variants.
Samsung released today the second preview of Visual Studio Tools for Tizen. The first preview was released at Connect() 2016 and is the result of a collaboration with Microsoft to get .NET into Tizen.
Samsung's Gear S3 offers a clever rotating bezel, GPS, and mobile payment via Samsung Pay. But can it overcome the common hurdles of a wearable that has earned the stigma of being redundant?
While the Note7 fiasco has put a spanner in the works for a flagship reveal at this year's Mobile World Conference, Samsung will be revealing something there, quite possibly a tablet.
We have known for months through various leaks that Samsung has been creating its own AI digital assistant, Bixby. But, if further proof was required, a job posting has now confirmed Bixby for the S8.
Samsung may be working on a new fitness wearable, dubbed the Gear Fit Pro, at least according to a recently spotted European trademark filing from the South Korean electronics giant.
An image of Samsung's new Galaxy S8 has emerged, along with extensive details of the new devices, including 5.8- and 6.2-inch pressure-sensitive displays, DeX desktop mode, iris scanner, and more.
Samsung is rolling out the Nougat update to its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in Russia and India - and in India, those who install the update will see a teaser hinting at the arrival of Samsung Pay.
Samsung has acknowledged the pink line issue occurring on the Galaxy S7 edge and will be repairing affected devices which are still under warranty so long as their displays are not physically damaged.
A couple weeks ago, Google announced its latest security update for Android. If you own an unlocked variant of the Galaxy S6 edge+ that was purchased in the EU, the update is now available.
The new Galaxy S8 is said to have an exceptionally large display area, 64GB storage, Dual Pixel rear camera with object recognition, and 'DeX', a desktop mode similar to that of Windows 10 Mobile.
Samsung has reported profits in Q4 of 2016 despite the large recall of Galaxy Note7 devices after reports of explosions were reported. The earnings were driven by the memory business.
According to a new report, LG's upcoming G6 flagship will launch with a Snapdragon 821 chipset, rather than the upcoming Snapdragon 835, because apparently, the initial stock is reserved for Samsung.