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Samsung Galaxy S8 pre-orders rise 30% over Galaxy S7 reservations and set new company record

Samsung Galaxy S8 pre-orders rise 30% over Galaxy S7 reservations and set new company record

posted: 2 hours ago

Before the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S8 last month, Samsung executives no doubt were sitting on pins and needles. How would the public respond to the new flagship models just half...

Samsung to roll out display color and Wi-Fi patches for the Galaxy S8 and S8+

Samsung to roll out display color and Wi-Fi patches for the Galaxy S8 and S8+

posted: 7 hours ago

Samsung has confirmed to the Wall Street Journal on Monday that it will be rolling out two software updates for the Galaxy S8 and S8+ this week. One will be giving users "a further enhanced ability to adjust...

Glass back goes crack: SquareTrade drop tests the Galaxy S8 and S8+ breakability score

Glass back goes crack: SquareTrade drop tests the Galaxy S8 and S8+ breakability score

posted: 9 hours ago

Ever since we saw the glass sandwich design of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ on all the leaks and renders, we couldn't stop wondering whether the phone will be clad in the latest Gorilla Glass 5, like...

Which of the US-available Galaxy S8 or S8+ colors did you get? (poll results)

Which of the US-available Galaxy S8 or S8+ colors did you get? (poll results)

posted: 10 hours ago

Poor Arctic Silver, it's like having a 400HP gray metallic sedan - nobody is paying attention. We already asked you which of the 5 colors that the S8 ships with would you pick if you had the chance, but since...

Consumer Reports: Galaxy S8 red screen tint isn't 'controversial issue'

Consumer Reports: Galaxy S8 red screen tint isn't 'controversial issue'

posted: 13 hours ago

The watchful watchdogs from Consumer Reports have taken the Galaxy S8 red screen tint controversy to heart, and collected no less than 8 units of the handset batches already available in the US to examine is the...

Galaxy S8 teardown reveals an unused OIS mechanism in the selfie camera

Galaxy S8 teardown reveals an unused OIS mechanism in the selfie camera

posted: 13 hours ago

It was a well-known fact that Samsung experimented with a large variety of prototypes in order to come up with the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Presumably, these featured all kinds of different goodies, both in terms...

Free app in Google Play Store allows Bixby button to be remapped to Google Assistant

Free app in Google Play Store allows Bixby button to be remapped to Google Assistant

posted: 3 days ago, 14:02

Samsung's decision to prevent Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+ users from remapping the dedicated Bixby button resulted in a range of comments from "Who cares," to "How dare they!" Today,...

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are in tight supply, despite Samsung's reassurance

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are in tight supply, despite Samsung's reassurance

posted: 3 days ago, 13:48

It looks like there's trouble in paradise, for early Galaxy S8 buyers in South Korea are struggling to get their hands on the phone – despite Samsung reassuring them the S8 is ready to fly and there will be no...

Verizon's Galaxy S8 offers even more limited functionality when using Bixby

Verizon's Galaxy S8 offers even more limited functionality when using Bixby

posted: 3 days ago, 00:01

Verizon's Galaxy S8 does not include the Amazon shopping option that allows the phone's camera to identify an object or text and link them to product pages from the online store...

3D model made from iPhone 8's schematics leak reveals rear placement possible for Touch ID

3D model made from iPhone 8's schematics leak reveals rear placement possible for Touch ID

posted: 4 days ago, 13:58

The other day, we showed you an image that allegedly revealed the final schematics for the 10th anniversary iPhone model that could be called the Apple iPhone 8, Apple iPhone X, or the iPhone...

Update pushed out to U.S. Samsung Galaxy S8 improves performance of the phone's features

Update pushed out to U.S. Samsung Galaxy S8 improves performance of the phone's features

posted: 4 days ago, 11:17

One of our loyal Phone Arena readers has just received an update for his Samsung Galaxy S8. As you can see from the screenshot that accompanies this story, the size of the update weighs in at...

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Q&A: Your questions answered

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Q&A: Your questions answered

posted: 4 days ago, 08:59

A couple of days ago we let you ask us anything regarding the Galaxy S8 and S8+, the two hot new devices on the Android scene that really have the potential to disturb the waters. You asked lots of questions, but now it's time to provide...

The Galaxy S8 costs more to manufacture than rivaling handsets

The Galaxy S8 costs more to manufacture than rivaling handsets

posted: 4 days ago, 08:44

The Galaxy S8 costs more to manufacture than any competing smartphones...

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+: 25 tips and tricks to make the most of it

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+: 25 tips and tricks to make the most of it

posted: 4 days ago, 07:54

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are the hottest new phones in town, and as more and more people start actually receiving their orders and using the phones in real life, it's worth taking a deeper look at the new...

Which of the US-available Galaxy S8 or S8+ colors did you get?

Which of the US-available Galaxy S8 or S8+ colors did you get?

posted: 4 days ago, 07:53

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are finally hitting the shelves today, and they turned out to be every bit as groundbreaking in terms of design as we got accustomed to from the leaks that kept pouring on in the last monthс. Available...

Check out these new Galaxy S8 promo videos: whales, spacewalk and candle light

Check out these new Galaxy S8 promo videos: whales, spacewalk and candle light

posted: 4 days ago, 03:26

The tall and narrow chassis, the curved display, the unorthodox placement of the finger scanner, the added Bixby button, the amazing screen-to-body ratio - it's all here now, as today is the day when the...

This is why your Galaxy S8 display may be tinting red, software update to the rescue

This is why your Galaxy S8 display may be tinting red, software update to the rescue

posted: 4 days ago, 03:04

Experts attribute the possible reasons to a glitch in the voltage current that drives the red pixels way too high, or to crosstalk of the various subpixel colors that seeps into the reddish side of...

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+ both officially launch today

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+ both officially launch today

posted: 4 days ago, 02:23

Today is the day that many smartphone fans and Samsung couldn't wait for. Today is the day that the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+ officially are launched. For smartphone fans, it is the chance to own the...

There will be no carrier branding on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

There will be no carrier branding on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

posted: 4 days ago, 00:46

Many U.S. carriers are no longer branding their logo on the body of new handsets. The nation's largest carrier, Verizon, was considered the worse of the bunch at one time, with its distinctive check mark symbol...

Sprint lets you lease two Samsung Galaxy S8 phones for the price of one

Sprint lets you lease two Samsung Galaxy S8 phones for the price of one

posted: 20 Apr 2017, 14:26

Sprint announced the opportunity to lease two Samsung Galaxy S8 phones for the price of one with each new line activation...

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