Huawei silently admits defeat, lets Samsung lead the way to foldables

Samsung is the world’s top foldable smartphone manufacturer and it’s amusing to think that Huawei and the Mate X were considered a threat to Samsung and the emerging Galaxy Fold a few years ago. The first skirmish between the two companies, or rather between the Huawei Mate X and the Galaxy Fold was short but […]

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Galaxy Z Flip, Z Flip 5G, and Z Fold 2 start receiving One UI 3.1 update

Early today, Samsung had announced that it would release the One UI 3.1 update to various high-end and mid-range smartphones. And it looks like the company was serious when it said that all those devices would start getting the update today. After releasing the One UI 3.1 update to the Galaxy S20 series and the […]

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One UI 3.1 update rolling out to Galaxy S20, A51, and more ‘from today’!

One UI 3.1 debuted with the Galaxy S21 series and it was later introduced to the Galaxy Tab S7/S7+ and the Galaxy S20 FE through a firmware update (though Samsung decided to pull the plug on the S20 FE release, presumably due to one or more bugs that slipped by unnoticed during testing). The great news is […]

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Best Spigen cases and accessories for your Samsung devices

Millions of consumers rely on Spigen for the accessories that they need. The company makes some of the best cases, covers, screen protectors and related items for mobile devices. Given how popular Samsung devices are, it has a whole range of products for the company’s smartphones and smartwatches. These are some of the best Spigen […]

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Samsung retains foldable smartphone crown with record 2020 shipments

Samsung’s foldable smartphone business maintained its momentum throughout 2020 with another record number of device shipments. Out of 2.8 million foldable smartphones shipped this year, the South Korean company accounted for more than 2.04 million, or 73%. That’s according to a new market report from CounterPoint Research. As nearly three out of four foldable smartphones […]

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Samsung vs Huawei in 2020: Never been closer to losing the crown

Samsung remains the biggest smartphone maker in the world at the end of 2020, but the company has never come closer to losing its spot to another Android OEM than it did this year. That other OEM, Huawei, actually edged past Samsung in April due to a number of contributing factors, of which one was […]

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Samsung vs OnePlus in 2020: One UI clones and stolen Buds

It’s the final stretch of the year and in many ways, we’re all happy to leave 2020 behind. For Samsung and its customer base, 2020 was a good-enough year given the circumstances. Firmware updates have arrived on time for the most part and plenty of exciting devices have come out of Samsung’s factory gates throughout […]

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The best Samsung smartphone of 2020 is the Galaxy…

It’s the final stretch of 2020 and we can finally look back at Samsung’s performance over the past twelve months and see how the company treated its customers during one of the worst years in recent history. And there’s good news, as Samsung was able to releases a ton of new and improved smartphones this […]

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One of the best Galaxy Z Fold 2 features might cause the screen to bubble

The original Galaxy Fold was a fragile beast, at least in regards to its foldable screen protector. It was built into the display itself and removing this protective layer would result in total failure of the foldable display. Samsung did learn from its mistakes when it re-released the original model and it further improved the […]

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Here’s when your Galaxy device is scheduled to get One UI 3.0 stable update

Samsung had announced the One UI 3.0 beta program for developers four months ago. Since then, the company has released the Android 11-based One UI 3.0 beta update to various high-end smartphones. Last month, Samsung had promised that it will release the official roadmap for the One UI 3.0 stable update, and it has done […]

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Samsung Black Friday 2020: Best deals on phones, TVs, and more

Black Friday 2020 is here and to no one’s surprise, Samsung Electronics America has marked the occasion by preparing a series of attractive deals and discounts on a wide variety of products, from smartphones to TVs and home appliances. Samsung has applied discounts to various smartphone models but the bigger focus is on trade-in deals. […]

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Samsung locked out Galaxy Z Fold 2 users with One UI 3.0 beta

Samsung’s One UI 3.0 beta program hasn’t been without faults. Last week the beta release for a handful of devices was delayed due to battery life concerns, but that’s nothing compared to what some Galaxy Z Fold 2 owners in South Korea have experienced today. Samsung started rolling out a buggy One UI 3.0 beta […]

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Samsung TV Plus is now available on a dozen more Galaxy phone models

The Samsung TV Plus mobile app is now compatible with a wide range of Galaxy devices including foldables. As you might know, SamMobile exclusively reported on Samsung’s plans to bring TV Plus to mobile earlier this year. Our report was confirmed by the company at Galaxy Unpacked in September when it released the Samsung TV […]

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Samsung launches official leather covers for Galaxy Z Fold 2, Buds Live

Samsung today introduced a number of official leather covers for the Galaxy Z Fold 2 foldable, as well as the Galaxy Buds Live wireless earbuds. The Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G Leather Flip Cover appears to be a direct follow-up on last year’s accessory which already leaked several months ago. Today’s launch only includes two of […]

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Samsung is experimenting with Z-shaped foldable concepts, patent reveals

The World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO) published a patent application filed by Samsung Electronics today for a multi-foldable electronic device, suggesting that the company is thinking of leveraging foldable display technology to create new foldable devices with unique form factors. To be precise, the patent application doesn’t pertain to an actual device prototype but rather […]

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Opinion: Samsung already found the ideal foldable form in the Galaxy Z Flip

While Samsung’s experiments with foldable smartphone concepts appear to be anything but finished, chances are that the company already found the winning formula in this growing niche, at least for the foreseeable future. And I’m not talking about the awkward-looking booklet that is the Galaxy Z Fold 2. Because as technologically impressive as it is, […]

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