Samsung Galaxy C9 with Snapdragon 652, 6GB RAM surfaces in benchmarks

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Samsung introduced the Galaxy C5 and Galaxy C7 smartphones in the new ‘C Series’ in China back in May. Now the Galaxy C9 (SM-C9000) has surfaced in Geekbench benchmark listing. This reveals 6GB of RAM, Snapdragon 652 Octa-Core SoC and Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) for the smartphone. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy C9 with Snapdragon 652, 6GB RAM surfaces in benchmarks”

Samsung Galaxy On8 with 1080p Super AMOLED display to launch in India exclusively on Flipkart

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[Update: September 26 – Samsung Galaxy On8’s latest teaser on Flipkart has confirmed 3GB RAM and says that it will offer long lasting battery.]

Samsung introduced its new Galaxy On7 (2016) smartphone in China and also teased the Galaxy On5 (2016) yesterday. Now Samsung is gearing to launch the Galaxy On8 smartphone in India. Flipkart has started teasing the phone as #TheNextON on its website and also says that it will be available exclusively available on Flipkart. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy On8 with 1080p Super AMOLED display to launch in India exclusively on Flipkart”

About half of recalled Galaxy Note7 units in the U.S. already exchanged, says Samsung

Last week Samsung and United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) officially recalled 1 million Galaxy Note7 phones sold from August 2016 through September 15, 2016 due to battery issues. Now the company has announced that about half of those recalled units have been exchanged. Continue reading “About half of recalled Galaxy Note7 units in the U.S. already exchanged, says Samsung”

Samsung Galaxy On7 2016 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 625, fingerprint sensor announced

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Samsung just announced On7 (2016) successor of last year’s Galaxy On7 smartphone in China. It has a 5.5-inch 1080p display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm SoC and runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with Samsung’s own UI on top. It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera. It also has a fingerprint sensor on the home button for unlocking and mobile payments using Alipay. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy On7 2016 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 625, fingerprint sensor announced”

500,000 Samsung Galaxy Note7 replacements arrive in the US

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Last week, Samsung along with CPSC formally recalled 1 million Galaxy Note7. Today the company has announced that over 500,000 new Galaxy Note7 replacement devices have arrived in the U.S. and have been shipped to carrier and retail stores. Continue reading “500,000 Samsung Galaxy Note7 replacements arrive in the US”

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime and J7 Prime with fingerprint sensor launched, starts at Rs. 14790

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Samsung has officially launched the Galaxy J7 Prime (SM-G610F) and also launched a new Galaxy J5 Prime smartphone in India. The J7 Prime packs a 5.5-inch 1080p screen with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass  protection and is powered by a 1.6GHz Octa-Core processor, while the J5 Prime comes with a 5-inch HD screen with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass protection and is powered by a quad-core processor. Both the phones run Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) and also have a fingerprint sensor on the front.  Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime and J7 Prime with fingerprint sensor launched, starts at Rs. 14790”

Samsung SM-G5510 with 5-inch display, Snapdragon 425 gets certified in China

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A Samasung smartphone with model number SM-G5510 has been certified by TENAA in China. The mid ranger was recently imported to India for testing.

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Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro with 4GB RAM, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 32490

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Samsung just launched Galaxy A9 Pro (SM-A9100), the company’s latest top-end smartphone in the ‘Galaxy A’ series in India, as we had reported last month. It packs a 6-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 processor and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro with 4GB RAM, 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 32490”

Samsung Focus all-in-one productivity app launched

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Samsung has released Samsung Focus App which is aimed at offering all-in-one productivity. Similar to the BlackBerry Hub, Samsung Focus app will merged your emails, notifications from supported social networks, and calendars all in one place. Continue reading “Samsung Focus all-in-one productivity app launched”

Samsung and US CPSC recall 1 million Galaxy Note7 phones after 92 reports of overheating

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After announcing a global recall of the Galaxy Note7 phones earlier this month over battery exploding issues, last week Samsung announced that it is working with United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) for a formal and complete recall of the phone in the U.S. Today both Samsung and CPSC have announced official recall of 1 million units of Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones sold from August 2016 through September 15, 2016. Continue reading “Samsung and US CPSC recall 1 million Galaxy Note7 phones after 92 reports of overheating”

Samsung Galaxy Note7 Review

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There was always a confusion among the general public about which Galaxy Note or Galaxy S device was the latest since the Note series was always a number behind on the latest version. This time around, Samsung decided to skip the number 6 and went with Note7 branding in order to bring it in line with the Galaxy S series lineup as well the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus which are now available.

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Samsung might remove the audio jack like Apple – May introduce their own audio port

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Apple was in the news recently for the right reasons as well as the wrong reasons. One of the wrong reasons being the backlash they received over the removal of the audio jack and instead relying on just the lightning port to output audio.

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