Samsung Chromebook with detachable keyboard reportedly in the works

samsung-chromebook

Google’s Pixel Book that was launched at the Pixel event is more or less a revival to the 2-in-1 Chromebook with a detachable keyboard. Based on several recent changes to the Chromium Repository, now Samsung is said to be working on a new detachable Chromebook that will work like a tablet as well as a typical laptop with a keyboard. Continue reading “Samsung Chromebook with detachable keyboard reportedly in the works”

OnePlus 5T vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – What’s Different

OnePlus-5T

As expected, OnePlus has launched the successor of OnePlus 5 with a minor upgrade in a span of just 5 months, that goes by the name OnePlus 5T. This iteration of the OnePlus offers some changes including a 6-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio, improved camera, and advanced facial recognition technology. Continue reading “OnePlus 5T vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – What’s Different”

Apple claims the top spot in wearable market followed by Xiaomi and Fitbit in Q3 2017: Canalys

Apple Watch

Apple has regained the top spot in the wearable market in Q3 2017 with 3.9 million shipments and it is the strongest quarter for Apple in 2017, all thanks to the recently launched Apple Watch 3 with LTE support, reveals a new report from Canalys. Xiaomi and Fitbit claim the 2nd and 3rd spots with 3.6 million and 3.5 million, respectively.  Continue reading “Apple claims the top spot in wearable market followed by Xiaomi and Fitbit in Q3 2017: Canalys”

Samsung Exynos 9 Series 9810 10nm SoC with 3rd gen custom CPU cores official, could power Galaxy S9

Samsung Exynos 9 Series 8895

Samsung has silently made the Exynos 9 Series 9810 SoC official that is revealed in CES 2018 Innovation Awards announcement. It is the successor of Exynos 9 Series 8895 SoC that powers the Galaxy S8 series and the Galaxy Note8. It is based on the 2nd generation 10-nanometer (nm) FinFET process technology, uses company’s 3rd generation custom designed CPU cores and has LTE Cat.18 6CA-supported modem that offers maximum download speed of up to 1.2Gbp (Cat.18). Continue reading “Samsung Exynos 9 Series 9810 10nm SoC with 3rd gen custom CPU cores official, could power Galaxy S9”

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro Android 7.1.1 Nougat update starts rolling out in India

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro_fonearena-02

Samsung is rolling out Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for the Galaxy C9 Pro in India. The Nougat update brings Experience 8.5 galaxy interface and all the functionalities that Android Nougat features.  Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro Android 7.1.1 Nougat update starts rolling out in India”

Samsung’s appeal in $120 million Apple lawsuit rejected by Supreme Court

Samsung logo

Samsung’s fight with Apple seems to have come to an end at the moment as Supreme court has refused to hear Samsung’s appeal in the case. Backing the circuit court decision reinstating a $120 million penalty for Apple’s patent infringement technologies like slide to unlock and autocorrecting text.

Continue reading “Samsung’s appeal in $120 million Apple lawsuit rejected by Supreme Court”

Samsung opens 10 exclusive stores across Bengaluru

Samsung

Samsung has announced that it is opening ten exclusive stores across Bengaluru to strengthen further and expand its retail presence in the city. Samsung says that these stores will touch more consumers while fulfilling the demand for products in the region.

Continue reading “Samsung opens 10 exclusive stores across Bengaluru”

Samsung mocks Apple iPhone X top notch, lack of headphone jack and more in new ad

Samsung

The iPhone X is now officially available for purchase worldwide in around 55 markets. Just as the sale began, Samsung is out with a new advertisement for its Galaxy Note 8 while mocking the iPhone X top notch, lack of  3.5mm headphone jack and more. The ad is called ‘Grow up with an upgrade to Galaxy.’ Continue reading “Samsung mocks Apple iPhone X top notch, lack of headphone jack and more in new ad”

Samsung rolling out Bixby update that will permanently kill Bixby key if disabled

Samsung Bixby India

With the last Bixby update, Samsung rolled an option that will disable the Bixby key from firing up Bixby Home when pressed and now with the latest Samsung is making things more permanent. With the latest update, the Bixby button will no longer even wake up the device if it is disabled.

Continue reading “Samsung rolling out Bixby update that will permanently kill Bixby key if disabled”

Samsung rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo beta update for Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung has officially announced the Android 8.0 Oreo beta update for the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. The Android 8.0 Oreo brings Galaxy experience U.X 9.0 replacing the previous 8.5 version and brings many new additions and features on board.

Continue reading “Samsung rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo beta update for Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+”

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Enterprise Edition for business announced

Samsung Galaxy Note 8_fonearena-4

Samsung today introduced a new Galaxy Note8 Enterprise edition which is aimed at businesses and enterprise. Samsung had launched the original Note8 back in August, and the company is now promoting the enterprise edition as truly “business-first” offering for the product line.

Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Enterprise Edition for business announced”

Samsung reports record profits in Q3 2017, up 179% YoY; announces new leadership line-up

Samsung Galaxy Note 8_fonearena-3

Samsung has reported its earnings for Q3 2017, in which the company has made operating profit of 14.53 trillion won ($13 billion), up 179.4% YoY for the quarter that ended September 30, 2017, as expected. This is a new all-time high quarterly profit, due to strong demand for high-performance memory chipsets for servers and flagship mobile devices. Continue reading “Samsung reports record profits in Q3 2017, up 179% YoY; announces new leadership line-up”

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) with Exynos 7885 14nm SoC, 6GB RAM surfaces in benchmarks

Samsung Galaxy A5 2017_fonearena-14

Samsung SM-A730x surfaced in Geekbench listing a few months back that revealed some of the specifications of the Galaxy A7 (2018). This week SM-A730F has surfaced on GFXBench listing that reveals that it will be powered by Exynos 7885 14nm processor with Mali-G71 GPU and pack 6GB of RAM. Earlier rumors point a 6-inch FHD+ 18:9 Infinity Display and 16MP front and rear cameras. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) with Exynos 7885 14nm SoC, 6GB RAM surfaces in benchmarks”

Samsung patent shows new foldable smartphone concept

Samsung_Foldable_Phone

Foldable phone looks to be the next big thing that is going to flood the market very soon, and Samsung is expected to be the first major vendor to launch a foldable smartphone as early as 2018. Though Samsung has filed numerous patents for foldable phones in the past, new sketches of the Samsung phone that is foldable have surfaced online.

Continue reading “Samsung patent shows new foldable smartphone concept”

Samsung patent files hint at front facing fingerprint scanner on the Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy S8_fonearena-4

The Galaxy S8 and Note 8 though being fantastic flagship phones faced a lot of criticism for the wrong placement of the Fingerprint scanner. Taking a cue from that, it looks like Samsung has decided to go back to the front placement which was the case before the S8.

Continue reading “Samsung patent files hint at front facing fingerprint scanner on the Galaxy S9”