Samsung will give you $200 to $350 off the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ with trade


How would you like to save $200 to $350 on the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Samsung Galaxy S8+? Samsung currently is offering such a deal. Trade in the smartphone that you currently use, and as long as it is in working condition, Samsung will give you up to $200 toward the purchase of either flagship model. The deal is available in the U.S. only, and once you trade-in your phone, you can not get it back under any circumstances.

If Samsung has some doubt about the trade-in, it will give you only $25 toward a Galaxy S8/Galaxy S8+ purchase. On the other hand, trade in a Samsung Galaxy Note 5 or …


AT&T starts rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat for Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7

AT&T is the next on the list of carriers that is rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat for Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S2 9.7. T-Mobile and Verizon have already done that earlier this month, so it makes perfect sense that other network operators in the U.S. may want to provide the update to their customers as well.

The information was confirmed by AT&T on its support site where we can also find a couple of additional details about the update. If you own the AT&T Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 tablet, then you should know the update weighs in at around 1.1GB (Wi-Fi only) and 1.15GB …

Rugged Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 might be coming soon

One of the few rugged slates released by Samsung, the Galaxy Tab Active will be getting a sequel in the not so distant future. A new report claims the South Korean company is already working on the Galaxy Tab Active 2, which might be officially revealed this fall at IFA 2017.

It’s been three years since the original Galaxy Tab Active made its debut on the market, but that doesn’t seem to bother Samsung as the company believes there’s a market for this type of tablets.

The revival of Samsung’s line-up of rugged tablets is going to happen in Europe and Latin …

Buy Dad a Galaxy S8/S8+, LG G6 or V20, and get one for yourself free from T-Mobile

Once again, that annual day when we pay hommage to Dad is upon us. This Sunday is Father’s Day which means many boring ties will be received as gifts. Other presents that will be quickly forgotten include the usual bottle of smelly cologne and a tacky pen and pencil set. But T-Mobile has a gift for your dad that is not only practical, but is one that he will talk about for a long time. We are talking about a brand new high-end phone from Samsung or LG. And the best part of buying one of these handsets from T-Mobile is the special BOGO deal that starts today, and allows you to gift yourself the …

New Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2017) spotted ahead of official unveil

Samsung introduced the Galaxy Tab S3 about four months ago, but that won’t remain the only tablet the South Korean company launches this year. A mid-range slate that goes by model number SM-T385 has been recently spotted online.

Considering the Galaxy Tab A 8.0 is known as Samsung SM-T350, the new tablet might be a sequel to the mid-range slate. The listing at GFXBench reveals some of its specs, such as the 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor, paired with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal memory.

Just like the current model, the alleged Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2017) sports an …

As Tony the Tiger would say, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is "Gr3at"

Back in March, while we passed along some information to you about the refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 model, we discovered that Sammy had a code name for the Galaxy Note 8. The new version of the phablet was apparently going to be called “Great.” That might be appropriate considering that the Note 8 will feature a 6.3-inch display with a 1440 x 2960 resolution, and the Infinity Display. The Snapdragon 836 chipset will reportedly be powering the U.S. version of the device, and compared to the Snapdragon 835 SoC, it features a slightly faster clock speed for the octa-core CPU. The Galaxy Note …

New Galaxy S8/S8+ patch brings June security update and changes to the navigation bar

A new software update is rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ devices around the globe. Weighing in at 453.72MB, the new update packs the June security update and a few changes to the navigation bar.

For security reasons, Samsung doesn’t specify which vulnerabilities were exactly addressed. However, the changelog mentions that a total of 119 Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) related to the Galaxy S phones and Android have been resolved. 
As for the navigation bar, there is some good and bad news. A …

Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ named top smartphones on the market by Consumer Reports

Ths Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are the current top smartphones money can buy, well ahead of all the competition, claims testing publication Consumer Reports.

Samsung’s latest flagships have secured the two top spots on CR’s list thanks to their beautiful design, great battery life, vibrant displays, and “stunning” cameras.

The outlet’s findings, after rigorous testing, also indicate that the S8 and S8+ are among the toughest high-end smartphones, successfully passing a dunk tank test, which was last year failed by the rugged S7 Active. As far as all-glass, …

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 receiving Android 7.0 Nougat update in the U.S.

The 8.0-inch version of the Galaxy Tab S2 is the next tablet in the United States to receive the long-awaited Android 7.0 Nougat update. Last week, T-Mobile and Verizon pushed their own Nougat updates for the Galaxy Tab S2 9.7, so it kind of makes sense for the smaller variant to get the update as well.

If you own the Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 with model number SM-T713, then your tablet is eligible for Android 7.0 Nougat. The update is pushed by Samsung and weighs in at around 1.2GB, so make sure you have enough free internal memory before attempting to download it.

Along …

The refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note FE to be launched on July 7

Good news for Samsung Galaxy Note fans, as the South Korean company is expected to launch the refurbished version of the Note 7 early next month.

According to the Korean media, Samsung had to delay the launch of the so-called Galaxy Note FE by one week, so instead of bringing it to the market on June 30, the phablet will now be available for purchase on July 7.

As far as price goes, the Galaxy Note FE will sell for around $620 in South Korea. Also, Samsung has decided to boost the number the units available for purchase from 150,000 to 450,000, which is one of the main reasons the …