This week in Android: IFA 2019 roundup, Mate X + Galaxy Fold hands-on!

[ad_1] [Temp Email] IFA 2019 is coming to a close, and what a busy week it’s been. The biggest news of the week? We were able to go hands-on with the Huawei Mate X and Samsung Galaxy Fold again. Both phones have been updated since their original versions, and the changes are pretty interesting. We […]

Samsung Galaxy A50 up for pre-order, along with Galaxy Watch Active 2

[ad_1] One of Samsung’s newer mid-rangers — the Samsung Galaxy A50 — is a true testament to the company’s new focus on actually delivering decent smartphones outside of ultra flagship territory. If you’re interested in getting one unlocked, pre-orders are open now in the United States. The Galaxy A50 has been available in the U.S. […]

Samsung cancels Galaxy Fold pre-orders to 'rethink' the experience

[ad_1] There is some compensation — pre-order customers receive $250 in credit for their trouble. That’s still less than thrilling if you were hoping to be the first on your block to own a Galaxy Fold, though, and you might not have much choice but to pre-register again if you’re eager to restart the process. […]

Samsung looks to calm Galaxy Fold concerns with Premier Service

[ad_1] Today, Samsung announced the Galaxy Fold will launch in the U.S. “in the coming weeks.” The phone will be available in two colors: Cosmos Black and Space Silver. Samsung opened pre-registrations in the U.S. less than a week ago and previously mentioned a September release, so the announcement wasn’t entirely surprising. That said, there […]

App uses Samsung Galaxy camera cutouts as battery level

[ad_1] Update, September 3, 2019 (04:00 PM ET): The app described below now works on the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 family of smartphones. You’ll need to install a different version of the app-specific for Note 10 phones, though. The app is free. To get the Note 10 variant of Energy Ring, click the button below. If […]

Patent reveals LG's potential answer to the Galaxy Fold and Mate X

[ad_1] LetsGoDigital New patent-based renders show what could become LG’s answer to the Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X. Dutch publication LetsGoDigital has uncovered an LG patent depicting a double-folding device equipped with a stylus. LetsGoDigital created the renders based on schematics from a design patent awarded to LG in April 2019. The patent, registered with […]

You can once again pre-register to buy the Samsung Galaxy Fold

[ad_1] To be clear, pre-registering to purchase a device is not the same pre-ordering one. In this case, you’re not putting down any money before the phone is available to buy. In fact, it’s currently unclear whether Samsung plans to take Fold pre-orders this time around; there’s no mention of whether you can pre-order the […]

Pre-register for the Samsung Galaxy Fold (again)

[ad_1] If you had your sights set on buying the Samsung Galaxy Fold, you probably pre-registered to buy the device back in April when the company opened up that system. However, all pre-registrations — and eventual pre-orders — were canceled when things took a turn. Now, Samsung is re-opening pre-registrations for the Galaxy Fold here […]

Original Samsung Galaxy Note second only to iPhone in setting trends

[ad_1] In the summer of 2011, Samsung took a chance on a new phone. Meant to complement — and yet also supersede — the Galaxy S series, the Samsung Galaxy Note was a harbinger of things to come in ways Samsung likely never imagined. The phone offered a then-incredible 5.3-inch 1,280p display, a massive battery, […]

LG Q70 announced: Is it a Galaxy A50 rival?

[ad_1] Yesterday, LG officially announced its latest mid-range smartphone, the LG Q70. The device is coming to market September 6, and LG hopes it can compete with other mid-range offerings such as the Samsung Galaxy A50. Samsung’s Galaxy A50 is one of the best mid-range smartphones you can pick up today. It is definitely the […]