Nothing phone (1) will have a transparent back and wireless charging

Nothing is a company founded by Carl Pei, who pioneered the extensive teaser campaign for a new product while at OnePlus. Unsurprisingly then, the upcoming Nothing phone (1) is getting an extended teaser campaign of its own. We’ve already learned about some carrier partnerships, and today it’s time for a new nugget of information. The […]

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Samsung led a declining European smartphone market in Q1 2022

Smartphone shipments across the European continent declined 10% year-on-year in Q1 2022, and Samsung’s market share decreased within the same three-month period. Fortunately for Samsung, it remains the top smartphone brand in Europe and continues to lead the market ahead of Apple and Xiaomi. The European smartphone market recorded 41.7 million shipments in Q1 2022 […]

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First phone with Samsung’s 200MP camera sensor is landing in July

We have been hearing about Motorola’s upcoming flagship smartphone, codenamed Frontier, for quite a while now. It is the first smartphone to use Samsung’s first-generation 200MP camera sensor, the ISOCELL HP1. Today, we finally have a launch timeline for the phone. In China, the General Manager of Lenovo Mobile posted a teaser image of an […]

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Galaxy F22 Android 12 update brings Secure Folder to the phone

Samsung has finally released the Android 12 update to the Galaxy F22. The new update is rolling out in India, and it brings dozens of new features, a revamped UI design, improved privacy and security, and added accessibility features to the smartphone. The Android 12 update for the Galaxy F22 has firmware version E225FXXU4BVD8. With […]

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Galaxy F22 Android 12 update brings Secure Folder to the phone

Samsung has finally released the Android 12 update to the Galaxy F22. The new update is rolling out in India, and it brings dozens of new features, a revamped UI design, improved privacy and security, and added accessibility features to the smartphone. The Android 12 update for the Galaxy F22 has firmware version E225FXXU4BVD8. With […]

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Galaxy A72 gets the May 2022 security update in Asia, Europe

Samsung has released a new software update to its most premium mid-range phone from last year, the Galaxy A72. The device has started getting the May 2022 security update in some Asian and most European countries. The latest software update for the Galaxy A72 comes with firmware version A725FXXS4BVE2. The update brings the May 2022 […]

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Galaxy A12 Nacho gets Android 12 and One UI 4.1 update

Samsung has started rolling out the Android 12 update to entry-level Galaxy smartphones and tablets. The latest affordable phone to get the Android 12 update is the Galaxy A12 Nacho. The update also brings the new security patch to the device. The Android 12 update for the Galaxy A12 Nacho comes with firmware version A127FXXU5BVE4. […]

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How to factory reset your Samsung Galaxy smartphone or tablet

Factory resetting isn’t something that Galaxy smartphone and tablet owners do very often — or at all. But situations exist when you may need to perform a clean factory reset, such as when you are about to trade or sell your device. The preferred method of factory resetting a Galaxy phone or tablet that won’t […]

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Samsung’s self-repair program will hopefully not be bad like Apple’s

Samsung will launch its self-repair program later this summer. Apple, which is Samsung’s biggest rival in the mobile industry, is one step ahead of the Korean tech giant as it released its self-repair program last month. But first isn’t always better, and by the looks of it, Apple’s self-repair program is causing more headaches than […]

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US carrier-locked Galaxy A53 starts getting May 2022 security update

Earlier this month, Samsung released the May 2022 security update to the Galaxy A53. A few days later, European and the US unlocked variants of the mid-range smartphone received the new update. Now, the carrier-locked variant of the Galaxy A53 has started getting the security update. The latest software update for the Galaxy A53’s US […]

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Carrier-locked Galaxy Note 20 units are getting May 2022 security update in the US

Three weeks ago, the carrier-unlocked models of the Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra received the May 2022 security update. One week later, the international models of the phones started getting the update. Now, the carrier-locked variants of the Galaxy Note 20 have started getting the security update. The latest software update […]

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Galaxy M13 is coming soon, and it won’t bring any boost in charging speeds

Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy M13 soon, and signs of its existence have been revealed multiple times in the past. Now, the upcoming entry-level smartphone’s charging speeds have been revealed, and if you were hoping to see an improvement there compared to the Galaxy M12, you would be disappointed. The Galaxy M13 (SM-M135F) […]

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Samsung need not worry about Xiaomi and Leica’s old wine in a new bottle

Chinese smartphone brands are great hype beasts. Over the past few years, we’ve seen a lot of them team up with leading camera manufacturers to make it seem like their smartphones provide unmatched camera performance. That hasn’t always been the case as these partnerships are always more for marketing and hype than anything else. Xiaomi […]

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Motorola is launching a 200MP camera phone in July

Motorola China officially confirmed a new 200MP camera phone is launching in July. This is most likely the long-rumored Motorola Frontier smartphone which has rumors dating back to last year. The new teaser is touting the 200MP camera sensor as a “new benchmark for image experience”. Motorola 200MP camera phone teaser Based on past speculations, […]

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Motorola’s Galaxy Z Flip 4 rival coming soon with Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1

Samsung will launch the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and the Galaxy Z Fold 4 sometime in Q3 2022. Unlike last year, though, the South Korean firm will face more competition in the foldable segment, with rival firms launching their foldable phones around the same time frame. Motorola will launch a new foldable phone later this […]

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MediaTek Dimensity 1050 is the company’s first smartphone processor with mmWave 5G

Hot on the heels of Qualcomm’s new chipset announcements, MediaTek has launched three new smartphone processors: Dimensity 1050 5G, Dimensity 930 5G, and the Helio G99. All these chips are made using TSMC’s 6nm manufacturing process, which has proved to be excellent for premium mid-range chips. We might see Samsung using some of these chipsets […]

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Xiaomi officially announces partnership with Leica, first jointly developed phone arrives in July

The rumors were true as it turns out. Xiaomi has just informed us that it is in fact undertaking a strategic partnership with Leica, and the first imaging flagship smartphone jointly developed by the two companies will be launched in July this year. Since the rumor mill was right about the Xiaomi – Leica partnership, […]

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Galaxy A13 5G European pricing leaks ahead of launch

The Galaxy A13 5G, which was unveiled six months ago, hasn’t been launched in Europe yet. The smartphone is already available in the US, and we can soon expect it to go on sale in various European countries. The upcoming phone’s pricing has been leaked ahead of its launch. According to a new report from […]

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First Galaxy S phone powered globally by a Snapdragon chip gets May 2022 security update

The Galaxy S10 Lite, Samsung’s only Galaxy S smartphone that was powered by a Snapdragon chip globally, is joining the ranks of many other Samsung smartphones that have received the May 2022 security update. The Galaxy S10e, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, and Galaxy S10 5G have already received a similar update, and the Galaxy S10 Lite […]

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Asus ROG Phone 6 and Realme GT 2 Master Explorer Edition will be powered by Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1

Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC yesterday with some performance and power efficiency improvements over the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, and 16 companies have confirmed to launch smartphones with this new chip at the helm, starting Q3 2022. While we don’t have an exact date for the launch of the first Snapdragon 8+ […]

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