Tag: Samsung

Samsung Looking to Eliminate the Notch for ‘Perfect Full-Screen’ Smartphones with Hidden Selfie Camera

With the Galaxy S10’s punch-hole display, Samsung took a different approach to avoid the notch while Apple just went ahead and embraced it. But that was just the beginning as Samsung is working on completely eliminating the punch-hole by moving the camera under the display. By doing this, Samsung is looking to create the “perfect […]

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Samsung Galaxy S10 5G peaks at 2.7Gbps in South Korea, U.S. speed unknown

Samsung’s introduction of the Galaxy S10 5G last month was a somewhat curious affair. The fourth model looked a little different from the S10e, S10, and S10+, but Samsung made no commitments to how its namesake 5G feature would perform. Today, we’re beginning to get a sense of the phone’s top speeds, though they’ll likely […]

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BOE Looking to Supply OLED Panels to Apple for Future iPhones

Apple is looking to adopt Samsung’s touch-integrated OLED display in its future flagship iPhones. Apple has so far used a separate touch layer on top of iPhone displays but it is now looking to change that. The switch will allow Apple to design thinner and lighter iPhones. What’s interesting is that this potential move from […]

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tokujin yoshioka uses 1000 samsung smartphones to create store facade

japanese designer tokyujin yoshioka has realised the exterior of a samsung store in japan which uses more than 1000 smartphones. opening today in harajuku, tokyo, the store features an architectural facade made up of the company’s galaxy models that work together to illuminate the otherwise monolithic structure. images courtesy of tokujin yoshioka the army of […]

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Spotify Offering Free Six-Month Premium Subscription to Galaxy S10 Owners in the U.S.

Spotify today announced that it is expanding its strategic partnership with Samsung. It will be preloading Spotify on select Galaxy devices from Samsung including the Galaxy S10 series. Additionally, the music streaming service will be offering Galaxy S10 customers in the U.S. free Spotify Premium for six months. Spotify is already deeply integrated with Samsung’s […]

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Kuo: Galaxy S10 Doing Better Than Expected Due to ‘Spec Differentiation from iPhone’

Reputed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has increased his shipment forecast for the Galaxy S10 series by 30 percent due to higher than expected pre-order demand. He says the strong performance of the Galaxy S10 series can be attributed to the “spec differentiation from iPhone models” which includes features like a triple-camera setup, in-display fingerprint scanner, and […]

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How To Remap Samsung’s Bixby Button On Galaxy Phones

When Samsung introduced the Bixby hardware button (Bixby Key) to its smartphones, the idea was that this would help encourage users to use its Bixby digital assistant more. However given that not everyone wanted to use Bixby, there were apps that allowed users to remap the button to launch another app. Unfortunately Samsung quickly disabled […]

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DeepMotion launches digital avatars for Samsung’s Galaxy S10 smartphones

DeepMotion is unveiling its digital avatar characters for Samsung’s family of Galaxy S10 smartphones. The technology tries to outdo previous 3D emojis by ditching canned animations by having the avatar mimic your real-time movements captured by your camera. This means that Samsung’s augmented reality emojis can reflect the movements of S10 owners in real time, […]

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Samsung Already Working on Two More Folding Smartphones

Samsung’s first foldable phone, the Galaxy Fold, is yet to go on sale but the company is already working on two other foldable devices. The Korean company is developing a clamshell-like foldable device while the other one folds outside similar to the Mate X. Both these foldable devices are still months away from release though. […]

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