Samsung still in smartphone race despite explosive 2016 - The Sydney Morning Herald

It seems that not even the most explosive of events in 2016 can completely thwart Samsung's efforts in the mobile phone manufacturers race, as interest in the brand stays well ahead of the rest of the Android market. Analytics from finder.com.au ...and more »

Samsung launches Galaxy C9 Pro in India - GSMArena.com

Samsung has launched the Galaxy C9 Pro in India. The phone is priced at INR 36,900 ($543) and will be available in the second half of February 2017, although pre-booking will begin on January 27, 2017. Those who pre-book will also get a one-time screen ...and more »

Verizon still has 'thousands' of customers using the recalled Samsung Galaxy Note 7 - The Verge

There are still “thousands” of Verizon customers in possession of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7, the carrier recently told Fortune. And that's even after a very public recall, endless plane announcements, and a software update meant to permanently stop the ...and more »

Exclusive: Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus dimensions show compact phones with huge screens - GSMArena.com

The case maker that sent us 3D renders of the Galaxy S8 sent us more info on the upcoming flagship duo - precise measurements of both the S8 and S8 Plus. The large Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus measures 152.38 x 78.51 x 7.94mm. That's taller and wider ...and more »

Galaxy S8 Must Stop Fighting Samsung's Galaxy Note - Forbes

Is Samsung's stylus coming to the Galaxy S8? The S-Pen has been one of the standout features of the South Korean's phablet since the first device was launched in 2011, it has helped define the Note range, and it remains a beloved peripheral to many.and more »

Apple's 'iPhone 8' to gain tougher IP68 water and dust resistance - report - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

When it launches later this year, Apple is reportedly planning to make the water and dust resistance of the "iPhone 8" even better than the iPhone 7, upgrading it to an IP68 rating. The change should allow the device to stay submerged at 1.5 meters (4 ...and more »

Latest iPhone 8 Leak Confirms 'Essential' Feature Upgrade - Forbes

You've heard the news, the 'iPhone 8' is meant to be revolutionary: an 'All glass' OLED display, a forged steel chassis and it is getting bigger. But Apple AAPL +1.13% is also addressing an important practical shortcoming of the iPhone 7… According to ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy S8 front-camera to have AF and iris recognition - GSMArena.com

Samsung recently released Galaxy A-series with notably improved front cameras. As we told you, both cameras in the Galaxy A5 (2017) are 16 MP and sources say that Samsung plans to continue improving the selfie snappers across its lineup, adding both ...and more »

Samsung inquest finds Note7 battery is to blame - GSMArena.com

Reuters reports that Samsung's official investigation regarding the Galaxy Note7 fire bursts concluded that the battery mainly is to blame. The company is yet to officially announce the results of its investigation to the public. The word "mainly" used ...and more »

Samsung launches Galaxy C9 Pro smartphone in India at Rs 36900 - Economic Times

BHUBANESWAR: Samsung India on Tuesday announced the launch of its new smartphone powerhouse 'Galaxy C9 Pro' here. Bollywood actress Prachi Desai did the honours for the company. The customer can pre-book the device through select stores and ...and more »