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 …


An expired domain may have exposed millions of older Samsung phones to hackers

Everyone can make a silly mistake, but when such a mistake is made by someone in a company like Samsung, it could affect many people and even expose them to danger. And herе is how Samsung has actually done it: by letting an old domain expire thus leaving millions of smartphone users potentially vulnerable to hacker attacks.

The domain in question is used to control S Suggest – a stock app, suggesting other applications to use, which came pre-installed on many older Samsung handsets. Samsung stopped supporting and installing S Suggest as early as 2014, but the …

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 …

Samsung debuts Bixby early access program in the U.S.

Samsung is still trying to bring the full Bixby experience to users outside its home turf, but things don’t seem to be working well for the South Korean company. Reports coming from the international media claim Bixby is having trouble comprehending English syntax and grammar.

Because of that, Samsung won’t be able to launch English-language Bixby in the United States until late June, the same reports say. Until then, Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners in the U.S. are given the option to try out Bixby before the digital assistant gets released in the country.

Samsung …

A look inside the company that aims to overtake Apple and Samsung

Chances are you cannot even pronounce its name right: Huawei, a company that is almost unheard of in the United States, has quietly grown to become the world’s third largest smartphone maker in 2016.
Headquartered in China and having its roots in the country’s ‘Silicon Valley’, the Shenzhen-Guangdong metro area, where practically every smartphone component in the world is made, Huawei has spread its reach to Europe, Asia and the rest of the globe in the past couple of years. While the big names in the phone industry withness a maturing market …

Most-Alluring 6GB RAM / 8GB RAM Phones in 2017

Smartphones are getting more and more powerful. Now-a-days, the features of a premium range mobiles are now available even on low range mobiles. Gone are the days when 2GB of RAM mobiles were a big deal. Android Smartphones with 6GB of RAM are already on sale today. But sometimes you may wonder if we really need a mobile phone with such whooping storage spaces. However, with more upcoming apps and features available, smartphones with a massive 6GB of RAM, 7GB RAM and even 8GB RAM have become a necessity.

One can imagine the prowess of a 6GB RAM smartphone knowing how efficiently 4GB RAM phones handles heaviest tasks and graphics smoothly. Check out our list of such massive RAM smartphones that have been scheduled to be launched in 2017. As lost of them are rumored phones it is difficult to guarantee if these devices shall be launched with the same specs that we mention. So without a much ado, let us check out the most awaited phones of 2017 with large RAM’s.

Phones with 6GB RAM / 7GB RAM & 8GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

After the unmitigated failure of the Galaxy Note 7, 2017 promises to deliver an extremely competitive smartphone – Samsung Galaxy Note 8 in the market. The Galaxy Note 8 is rumored to flaunt an iris scanner to beef up the security for your data and phone. An artificial intelligence assistant is also said to be included in the phone which shall be one of the most exciting innovations. Samsung is also expected to upgrade the S Pen stylus when it releases the Galaxy Note 8, ensuring that it is both more user-friendly and feature-packed. 

LG V30

LG V30, it looks like the unique feature is going away. LG V30 is expected to come without a secondary ticker display as per the latest rumours as per the sources. Earlier, V10 and V20 smartphones were having the dual display. The LG V30 is expected offer 6GB of RAM. We can get more official details regarding this phone in 2017 in the Autumn season.

Huawei Mate 10

Not much about the upcoming mobile has been revealed. However, we can expect the mobile to come at an expected Price of Rs. 23,000 for a 6.0 inches, Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat), Octa Core Processor and a 6/7 GB RAM with 128GB internal storage. The phone may also sport a 20 MegaPixels Dual Camera for astounding picture quality.

OnePlus 4

Raise a toast to the massive 8GB RAM loaded in the OnePlus 4 coupled with the latest QUALCOMM snapdragon processor for fast functioning. Metal back, curved sides, a home button sitting underneath the display are some other features… Awesome, right? If the rumors are to be believed the OnePlus 4 will be a great phone with curved body & unique design. Similar its successor the OnePlus 3, Oneplus 4 will be a 5.5 incher Smartphone featuring the 4k resolution. Priced around Rs. 26,750 for offering such unique features and specifications the smartphone offers awesome interface, ultimate features, specification at quite a low price.

Asus Zenfone 4 Deluxe

Next in our list is the Asus Zenfone 4 Deluxe that comes with a 5.5-inch IPS screen and 1920 x 1080 resolution. The phone is rumored to sport a 7 / 8GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable internal storage via microSD. The phone shall be fueled by a 3500 mAh battery and will come with a 16-megapixel rear camera with dual-LED flash. The device shall run Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS under the hood.

Xiaomi Mi Note 2

The key highlight of the latest Xiaomi mobile, the Mi Note 2 is its 3D curved glass at front and back. This is the first dual-edge curved display smartphone from Xiaomi similar to Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. The smartphone will be available in 4GB RAM & 6GB RAM variants. The Mi Note 2 packs a 4070mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support and is powered by Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. It runs on Xiaomi’s custom MIUI 8 skin.

There are many more mobiles which shall be unveiled by the major conglomerates in 2017. We have handpicked the above phones based on some unique factors. If you think that we have left any deserving phone that could have been included, please mention us in our comments below.


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Samsung galaxy note unlocking and samsung galaxy sim unlocking

        If you reside at United States and Europe, you will get many Samsung smartphone at cheap rates. But those samsung galaxy and galaxy note mobile are mostly locked with sim card like at&t, t mobile or us cellular. Even Verizon 4g sim are also sold along with Samsung galaxy nexus and galaxy s4 note etc.

           Now after few months you have very good roaming or outgoing calling offer from other sim provider. But when you insert new sim to your galaxy android smartphone, you get message that invalid sim card- network locked sim card inserted or you get message that sim restricted or sim not accepted. This happen because your Samsung galaxy is locked by sim gsm service provider. Your galaxy is network locked.

     But you need not to worry. Here I am going to explain the entire procedure for unlocking Samsung galaxy note and Samsung galaxy sim unlock without unlock codes. First you need to understand that how mobile sim network locking initialize within your android os software. Then you can easily unlock your galaxy android mobile.

       Your Samsung galaxy all models network sim lock initialize by  1.perso sha256 and 2. nw lock/ network lock nv data initialize. This two comes under network lock option. If you tweak with this two modules you can unlock your Samsung galaxy note 2, galaxy note 3 and galaxy note 4 and any Samsung galaxy phone.

 For above option you first need to enter Samsung galaxy note service mode by this command-

*#0011# or *#197328640# or *#27663368378#. There are different ussd commands for entering galaxy service mode. As there are many samsung galaxy models. If above commands are not working with your galaxy model then try mode preference menu command that is *#2263#. Here I want to tell you that you fist enter service mode of your galaxy android mobile then only you can get galaxy network unlock code option.

    Once you entered service mode of galaxy note you will get this 5 option. 1.umts 2.cdma 3. Lte 4. Sim 5. Run efs synce. For your information this 5th option useful when your imei no is not valid or you are facing network registration problem.

Now tap on first option umts. Then on next screen tap on debug screen option.

Under debug screen tap on phone control option.

Now you get network lock option tap on network lock option.

       Under network lock you have 5 options. 1. perso sha256 info 2. perso sha256 on 3. perso sha256 off 4. Nw lock nv data initialize 5. Rat_free_supporting on.

    Here is the trick for unlocking Samsung galaxy note. Focus on option 3  perso sha256 off and option 4 network lock nv data initialize. First tap on perso sha256 off option. This will enable perso sha256 off flag.  This will take around 30 second to enable perso sha 256 flag. This will stop prompting unlock code. But still there is network lock enable within your Samsung galaxy note. To disable or rewrite that network lock function tap on nw lock nv data initialize that is option 4. This will wipe out your network locking. Now reboot your phone.

Now insert new sim other that gsm service provider who locked your phone.

    You Samsung galaxy note will not ask for network unlock code or sim unlock code. And your Samsung galaxy unlock fully. And you can use any sim like at&t , t mobile, us cellular, Verizon, vodafone etc.

     For information 5th Rat_free_supporting on option- this rate free supporting on option is used to change band without rebooting or removing sim. You can change or turn off lte and you can use 2g /3g without removing sim. For that just tap on option rate free supporting on than it says now rat free supporting on. Then use *#2263# for setting modem/ radio. But this will lock your mobile to one band again.

      Do you think Samsung galaxy note unlocking is such easy – no. This gsm sim provider like at&t, t mobile or us cellular have very advance technology. T mobile uses device unlock app. Now there is no unlock code they verify mobile via internet as per imei number of your phone. Mobile companies like Samsung are smart they block or hide above network lock option or you get 1. perso sha256 info and Rat_free_supporting on options only. There is no perso sha256 off option and you will not find Nw lock nv data initialize option. More important when you enter this code *#0011# or *#197328640# or *#27663368378# nothing will happen. Now what to do for unlocking samsung galaxy.

     Just go to android phone setting – about phone and find baseband version of your modem it is also called modem / radio.

    Now find the software as per your mobile baseband version and copy that software to your mobile memory and install that baseband modem software to your smartphone with the help of computer. There are many Samsung galaxy model and each model may have different baseband version so make sure you download proper modem software.

     Now reboot your mobile now you will get network lock option and also you will find perso sha256 off option and Nw lock nv data initialize option. And many android smartphone secret codes which are not working, those codes also start working on your Samsung galaxy mobile. Now follow the above galaxy unlock procedure on your mobile. After you unlock your smartphone’s network lock and free your galaxy mobile from locking.  You can upgrade to latest baseband version.

  I hope above procedure help you to unlock your Samsung galaxy smartphone.


Source by: samsung mobile site

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 …

Samsung Mobile Phones- A perfect fusion of technology and reliability

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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 …