Galaxy Note 10 and Note 20 series receive October 2020 security update

Samsung began rolling out the October 2020 security patch last week. The first Galaxy device to receive it was the Galaxy A50 but the update’s availability continues expanding to additional models. The Galaxy S10 and S20 series picked up the update earlier today, and next in line for the October 2020 patch are the Galaxy […]

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Galaxy Note 10/10+ receiving September 2020 security update globally

The latest Android security update dated September 1st, 2020, is now widely available for download on both the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+. Meaning it’s been sighted on pretty much every continent over the last handful of days, and that development, itself, is indicative of a nearly completed rollout. Even the carrier-locked models […]

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Battery level indication on Samsung’s flagship phones has a frustrating issue

Earlier today, as I was using my Galaxy S20 Ultra, I noticed that its battery was almost depleted. The phone told me there was only 3 percent charge left, and like any sane person, I reached for the charger so the phone wouldn’t die out on me. Well, the phone did die out, and it […]

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These are Samsung’s nineteen 5G-enabled device models launched so far

Samsung is one of the few OEMs that have embraced the transition to 5G early on and have already pushed numerous 5G-enabled devices to the market at a time when the technology was reaching only a limited number of customers. At present Samsung offers numerous 5G devices in various categories, and as to remind customers […]

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One UI 2.5 starts reaching Galaxy Note 10/10+ and co.

The latest iteration of Samsung’s custom mobile OS, One UI 2.5, is now rolling out to the international variants of the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+, as well as the Galaxy Note 10+ 5G. It hence appears that the entirety of last year’s flagship range is now transitioning to this particular implementation of […]

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Samsung says Galaxy Note 9 and S9 are eligible for One UI 2.5 update

The Galaxy Note 20 is now shipping to customers worldwide. At the same time, Samsung is bringing One UI 2.5 to existing Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+, and Galaxy S20 Ultra owners in various European countries. But the roll-out won’t stop with the Galaxy S20 series. The One UI 2.5 update along with its new features […]

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New Samsung Notes with Galaxy Note 20 features rolling out to older Notes

The launch of the Galaxy Note 20 flagship series marked the release of a new Samsung Notes version that introduces tons of significant upgrades and additional features to the S Pen-centric app. As expected, this new Samsung Notes version was never meant to remain exclusive to the Galaxy Note 20 series, and Samsung said it […]

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Galaxy Note 10, Galaxy S20 devices meet universal accessibility standards

Samsung has announced that the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy S20 smartphones have received the accessibility certification from Spain-based NGO Fundación ONCE (the ONCE Foundation). The Amovil seal is offered by Fundación ONCE in collaboration with universal accessibility consultancy ILUNION Tecnología y Accesibilidad to commercially available smartphones that meet universal accessibility standards.The South Korean tech giant is the first smartphone brand […]

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Samsung might pull the the plug on Galaxy S10/Note 10 to stay profitable

Samsung, like many other companies, is having a tough year, and the Korean tech giant might be thinking of drastic changes to maintain profitability in the mobile business. Despite Galaxy S20 sales disappointing, partly for reasons outside of Samsung’s control, the company revealed at its Q2 earnings call that smartphone sales should start gradually improving thanks […]

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Galaxy Note 10/10+ now receiving August 2020 Android security update

Select Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ models are already receiving the new Android security update dated August 1st, 2020. The rollout began on Wednesday with the international variant of the Galaxy Note 10+ (SM-N975F). It still appears to be limited to Germany, but with August being just around the corner, Samsung will likely […]

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Galaxy Note 20 display glass is actually weaker than the Galaxy Note 10

Major leaks this week have revealed everything that we need to know about the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. There are significant differences between the two models, perhaps the most we have seen on these multi-model flagships from Samsung.It’s fast becoming evident that the Galaxy Note 20 is essentially its own “Lite” […]

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Unlocked Galaxy S20, Note 10, and A50 get July security update in the US

Samsung is updating a number of devices in the US with the latest security patch. The unlocked variants of the Galaxy S20 series, Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+, and Galaxy A50 are receiving new updates carrying firmware versions G98xU1UES1ATFB, N97xU1UES4CTF2, and A505U1UES7BTF1 respectively. The Galaxy S20, Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy A50 have already […]

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Galaxy Note 10/10+ starts receiving July 2020 security update

The July 2020 Android security update is now rolling out to unlocked variants of the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+, i.e. models SM-N970F and SM-N975F, respectively. These over-the-air upgrades can be identified by build numbers N970FXXS5CTFA and N975FXXS5CTFA. No other changes or additions are bundled with this release which bumps the security level of your […]

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This is the most thoughtful camera feature Samsung has ever conceived

Every new Galaxy flagship is accompanied by new camera features. Almost all of the time, most of them are features you would only use sparingly. Of course, that doesn’t mean that these features shouldn’t exist – having a wide gamut of functionality to tackle all kinds of needs and situations is paramount on smartphones today.And, […]

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Unlocked U.S. Galaxy Note 10s getting camera improvements and more

The unlocked variants of Galaxy Note 10 units sold in the U.S. seem to be receiving their second sizable software update this month. While the last one brought the June 2020 Android security update in a sub-200MB package just 20 days ago, its follow-up is already here and is over three times as heavy – at […]

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Microsoft offers free Galaxy Watch Active 2 with discounted Note 10

Microsoft is at it again with a new killer deal for the Galaxy Note 10 series. After selling the duo for up to $400 off a couple of weeks ago, Microsoft’s latest offer brings new Galaxy Note 10 buyers a free Galaxy Watch Active 2. To make the deal that more appealing, Microsoft also discounts […]

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New Galaxy Note 10 update out with June security patch

The Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ first received the latest security patch on unlocked Snapdragon models in the United States at the beginning of the month, and, as expected, it is now making its way to the Exynos-powered models internationally. The Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ are getting a new update in […]

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Unlocked Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Note 10 get June security update in USA

Not to be outdone by the Galaxy S20 series, the unlocked Galaxy S10 and Note 10 lineups in the USA are now getting new software updates that include the June 2020 security patch. The updates for the unlocked Galaxy S10 and Note 10 models in the USA are identified by firmware numbers G97xU1UES3DTDD and N97xU1UES3CTE5, respectively.The package […]

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