Samsung and Disney team up to launch "Incredible" AR emojis for Galaxy S9/S9+

Many consider Samsung’s new AR emojis that launched with the Galaxy S9 and S9+ a rather gimmicky feature, but the following announcement could be considered proof that AR emojis are here to stay.

The South Korean company confirmed recently that it has teamed up with Disney to provide Galaxy S9 and S9+ owners with even more AR emojis. All five members of the super family, the Incredibles and their friend, Frozone, have just joined the already available characters of Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, and Donald Duck.

Starting today, Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ owners can personalize their messages …


Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 now comes with a free Home Wi-Fi System (a $299 value)

While the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are now a bit over 1 year old, they remain powerful and attractive smartphones. If you’re thinking of purchasing any of these two ex-flagship handsets unlocked, Best Buy has a deal that should interest you. The giant retailer is offering a free Samsung Connect Home AC1300 Mesh Wi-Fi System (3-pack) with both phones.
Normally costing $299, the 3-pack Samsung Connect Home AC1300 Mesh Wi-Fi System is built to optimize Wi-Fi signal in your home, in addition to working as a smart home hub – allowing you connect and manage compatible …

HTC U12+ vs Galaxy S9+ vs OnePlus 6: specs comparison

The HTC U12+ is now official, inheriting the mantle from the HTC U11 and aiming to help HTC hold its diminishing ground on the already jam-packed Android market.

With a Snapdragon 845, 6GB of RAM, 64 or 128GB of native storage, the HTC U12+ is as well-spec’d as any other self-respecting flagship device out there. Of course, it has its fair share of unique features that add tons of merit, namely thanks to its four cameras, promising audio capabilities, and intriguing color options. 
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Samsung Galaxy J6 (2018) full specs leaked before launch

Samsung Galaxy J6 (2018) is expected to be announced later today alongside at least one other mid-range smartphone, the Galaxy J4 (2018). The former’s specs leaked more than a week ago, but hours before the smartphone’s official reveal, the full specs sheet popped up online.

Most of the specs leaked earlier this month have now been confirmed by a set of images showing the Galaxy J6 (2018)’s technical specifications. For example, we already knew the mid-range handset will be equipped with a 1.6GHz octa-core processor, coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal memory.

Also, …

Deal: Samsung Galaxy Tab A costs less than $200 at Best Buy

It’s true that the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 is a rather old tablet and probably obsolete hardware-wise, but for less than $200 it might worth a try. Two years after its debut in the United States, the tablet still sells for around $250-$280 outright.

However, Best Buy has decided to make the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 even more appealing. Until the end of the day, the tablet costs just $199.99, so customers would save $80 if they purchase Samsung’s Galaxy Tab slate.

It’s worth noting that the Black color variant is the only one that’s on sale, so don’t try to get the White model unless you don’t …

Samsung Galaxy J4 goes on sale for less than $200

The first of the four Galaxy J series smartphones that Samsung is expected to unveil by the end of this month, the Galaxy J4 might have already gone on sale. Although the device hasn’t been officially introduced, a Ukrainian retailer is already selling the Galaxy J4 for around $185.

The listing contains information about its specs as well, so if you haven’t read about the Galaxy J4 before, here is a quick rundown of what it has to offer. First off, the Ukrainian retailer is selling the dual-SIM version of the smartphone.

Furthermore, the phone sports a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display …

Sunrise Gold Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ coming to the US after all

Samsung unveiled two new colors for the Galaxy S9 and S9+ but said they will only be available in select markets. The Burgundy Red and Sunrise Gold versions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ aren’t supposed to be launched in the United States, at least that’s what we thought after Samsung’s announcement.

The handset maker confirmed the Burgundy Red Galaxy S9 and S9+ will be available in China and South Korea starting this month, while the Sunrise Gold is expected to arrive in June in select markets across Europe, Australia, and Asia. Specifically, the Sunrise Gold version …

Samsung resumes rollout of Android 8.0 Oreo update for Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

Samsung kicked off the rollout of Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge not many weeks ago, but a few days ago the South Korean company announced it has put deployment of the update on hold due to some issues.

Apparently, a number of Galaxy S7/S7 edge devices (international version) have rebooted unexpectedly soon after people updated them to Android 8.0 Oreo. Well, it looks like after investigating the issue, Samsung managed to find the cause and even patch it.

Earlier today, Samsung confirmed it has resumed the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Oreo update rollout, so if you …

Deal: The Galaxy S9 and S9+ are $200 off at Samsung Store (Verizon models)

Samsung most recent flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ are on sale at Samsung Store. If you’re looking to buy a new Samsung top-tier handset, this is the best place to shop. Samsung Store offers some of the best deals on many of the flagships the South Korean company launched in the last few years.

Usually, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ flagships sell for $720 and $840, respectively, but Samsung has both of them on sale for just $520 and $640, so customers purchasing either of the two will save $200.

Keep in mind that while deal doesn’t require a trade-in, only the Verizon models …

Budget Galaxy J4 (2018) appears online in new set of press renders

New renders of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy J4 (2018) have appeared, revealing two color variants. Samsung has already confirmed that the new Galaxy J6 (2018) will be making its first official appearance next Monday, May 21. Nevertheless, the company reportedly has plans for more Galaxy J-branded devices such as the new Galaxy J4, which has just leaked out thanks to various press images.

Checking out the photos, Samsung’s upcoming budget offering will stick to a more traditional 5.5-inch, 16:9 AMOLED display panel. This means thicker bezels will be featured around the display, although this …