World's first "stretchable" OLED display to be unveiled by Samsung this week

Display Week is an event name you might want to remember, as many major panel manufacturers will showcase their latest inventions during the exhibition held throughout this week in California.
Samsung’s display division will perhaps intrigue mobile fans the most, as the subsidiary is said to introduce the world’s first “stretchable” OLED display at the conference. According to Korean media outlets which first reported the news, the stretchable display is “the most advanced flexible display” to date.

A 9.1-inch display that …


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 dummy reveals that an embedded fingerprint scanner is likely

The image of a Samsung Galaxy Note 8 dummy was spotted on Chinese micro-blogging site weibo. A video of this Galaxy Note 8 dummy also exists, showing it next to the obviously much smaller Samsung Galaxy S7 edge. Right off the bat, we can see that the new version of Samsung’s high-end phablet features a vertically placed dual-camera setup on back, with what looks like a dual LED flash underneath.

Also of great importance is the lack of a fingerprint scanner on the back or the front of the device. This means that Samsung has apparently been able to fix the problem that prevented the …

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge screen is the "Display of the Year" says the Society for Information Display

Samsung’s Quad-edge flexible AMOLED display, like the one employed by last year’s Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, has won an award from the Society for Information Display (SID). As far as the tech industry is concerned, this is a pretty big deal. According to SID, the display is one of two winners chosen as Displays of the Year, and is “Granted to display products that incorporate the most significant technological advances and/or outstanding features.”

Samsung Display has a nice history with its older flexible displays. A curved AMOLED display won SID Display of the year in 2013, and two years …

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge screen is the "Display of the Year" from the Society for Information Display

Samsung’s Quad-edge flexible AMOLED display, like the one employed by last year’s Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, has won an award from the Society for Information Display (SID). As far as the tech industry is concerned, this is a pretty big deal. According to SID, the display is one of two winners chosen as Displays of the Year, and is “Granted to display products that incorporate the most significant technological advances and/or outstanding features.”

Samsung Display has a nice history with its older flexible displays. A curved AMOLED display won SID Display of the year in 2013, and two years …

Samsung takes us on an inside tour of Galaxy S8 and S8+: see what it's made of

Samsung has released an official teardown of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, its flagship phones and the first ones with the new ‘infinity’ bezel-less display.
In this post, Samsung shows what are the key components of the Galaxy S8 and where they are located.
Samsung shows key components like the heat pipe that helps cool the powerful Snapdragon 835 system chip. You can also see the positioning of the processor itself, the memory location and other curious details like the NFC / MST / Wireless charging connectors at …

Samsung Gear 360 price slashed in half, you can buy it for just $170 on Amazon

One of the coolest gadgets of 2016 was the Samsung Gear 360, a cute 360-degree camera with a round form and a fold-out tripod that worked with a smartphone, and Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones in particular.
It allowed users to capture 360 photographs and videos easily, and came with software that allowed basic editing and uploading of the clips to popular services like YouTube.
Nearly one year after its launch, the Gear 360 now sees its price slashed in half and you can get the camera for just $170, down from its original …

Samsung Galaxy C10 smiles for the camera wearing Rose Gold

By now, it seems clear from various leaks that the Samsung Galaxy C10 will be the first Samsung phone to carry a dual-camera set up. Many of you out there probably assumed that the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 would be the first handset from Sammy to be so equipped. The other day, we showed you sketches of the Galaxy C10 that revealed a dual-camera setup on back; today we can show you a fine looking photo of the Galaxy C10 in Rose Gold that confirms that a pair of camera sensors will adorn the rear of the unit.

While the picture doesn’t give us a complete look at the back of the model, it shows …

T-Mobile starts rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat to Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ is finally getting the promised Android 7.0 Nougat update after a three weeks delay at T-Mobile. The Uncarrier announced in late April that its engineers have already approved the Galaxy S6 edge+ Nougat build and that the update should go live in early May.

Well, if you own the T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge+, then you already know that for whatever reasons that didn’t happen. The good news is T-Mobile has just updated the phone’s support page to confirm the Android 7.0 Nougat update has been approved to launch and is now available for download.

Unfortunately, …

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) vs. Galaxy J7 (2016) specs comparison leaks

Although Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) has already been released in the US under different names, the standard model has yet to be officially introduced. Rumor has it, Samsung plans to announce the Galaxy J7 (2017) sometime in June, along with another mid-range Android smartphone, the Galaxy J5 (2017).

Since we’ve already reported about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) not long ago, let’s take a look at what its bigger brother has to offer concerning specs.

Keep in mind that the following information is based on a comparison chart that shows the alleged specs …

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) full specs and press renders leaked out

Samsung is expected to launch three new Galaxy J series smartphones this year, each belonging to the mid-range category: Galaxy J3, Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 (2017).

We’ve reported about each of them several times, especially that variations of these models have already made it to the United States at various carriers.

One of the three upcoming smartphones that’s expected to land in Europe, the Galaxy J5 (2017) has just emerged in press renders, along with information about its specs.

The Galaxy J5 (2017) has a premium look thanks to the metal body and …