Tag Archives: S8

Galaxy S8 battery life tips: How to control battery drain

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are two of the best Android smartphones available, but if you’re going to get any use out of features like Bixby Voice and Samsung’s stellar camera, you’ll want to implement a few power-saving strategies. Fortunately, Samsung bundled in a helpful power-saving mode to keep the Galaxy S8’s battery steadily pumping throughout the day. We’ll teach ... Read More »

Samsung is now selling the unlocked Galaxy S8 for just $539.99, limited quantity available

Do you want to buy a Samsung Galaxy S8? Are you interested in the unlocked model? How about saving a whopping $185 in the process? Well, if that sounds good to you, then be prepared to act fast. The Korean company is currently offering its latest flagship smartphone, in its unlocked iteration, on eBay for just $539.99. That’s a very big discount compared ... Read More »

ZeroLemon delivers Galaxy S8, S8+ and LG G6 battery cases with insane capacity

You may have heard of ZerLemon but if you haven’t, they make absurdly large battery cases for the top smartphones out there. And they just added the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ and LG G6to their list of supported devices. The cases bring different battery gains. The Galaxy S8 can get either 5,500mAh (120% extra battery) or 8,500mAh (195%), while the S8+ options are 6,300mAh ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 sales slowing down, analyst claims

According to a security researcher from Korea the Galaxy S8 and S8+ sales are starting to slow down. The duo has reportedly sold close to 10 million units in the first two months while the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge saw 12 million units sold in their first two months. This report has a huge question mark attached to it as Samsung has boasted of overachieving sales of the Galaxy ... Read More »

Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ get “Best Smartphone” award at MWC Shanghai

Samsung announced today that the Galaxy S8 duo was awarded “Best Smartphone” title at the 2017 Asia Mobile Awards. The award was given by the GSMA at a glamorous event at the DaGuan Theatre in Pudong. The award for “Best Smartphone” was given after an assessment from a panel of journalists, market analysts, and influencers. They took into consideration the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Gear 360: Great for the Galaxy S8, not so much for the iPhone

When the Galaxy S8 was unveiled in late March, it wasn’t the only premium product in Samsung’s catalog that received a massive overhaul. The Gear 360 camera also got an impressive redesign, turning it from a somewhat clumsy sphere into a neatly pocketable stick. But the 360’s case isn’t the only thing that changed. The device’s cameras have actually been ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 6 Specifications Tipped Again by Geekbench Listing, Scores Higher Than Galaxy S8

After being spotted in a live image, the forthcoming Xiaomi Mi 6 flagship has now been spotted in Geekbench benchmark results. These results are often testimony to how powerful the phone is, and the alleged single-core and multi-core results on the Geekbench site points that the Mi 6 is likely to be a very powerful device. According to Geekbench, the ... Read More »

New Samsung Galaxy S8 cases reveal even more hardware details

We are yet to see an official render of the Samsung Galaxy S8. But thanks to various accessory makers we already have a pretty good idea of what the device will look like. The latest images come from the Australian brand UAG. The company listed several Galaxy S8 cases on its website, revealing that the device will have iris scanner, ... Read More »

Check out these sleek renders of Samsung Galaxy S8

We’ve seen numerous leaks about Samsung Galaxy S8 – some claiming they are real, some obviously fake. And some are just renders from independent design studios specialized in product design based on rumors so far. Our latest renders come from the Korean studio DesignWoOS which presents us with the clearest look at the designs yet. The renders also include some ... Read More »

Samsung revs up Galaxy S8 production

Samsung is expecting a strong demand for its Galaxy S8 and S8+ so it has boosted its initial production by nearly 40% compared to the Galaxy S7. The former flagship’s initial batch was 12M units, but this time around Samsung is increasing that number by 40%. The total shipments are expected to reach 60 million units. That number is noticeably ... Read More »