Xperia 5 II now shipping; official wallpaper available to download

The Xperia 5 II has now started to ship in some regions, with some lucky customers already receiving units. Browsing through the r/SonyXperia subreddit highlights a variety of owners who have received their Xperia 5 II over the last few days (see some links below). A number of retailers still have the handset on pre-order, […]

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How to record videos on a Galaxy S20 at any (even 100x) zoom level

Samsung’s Galaxy S20 series offers some amazing zooming capabilities, with the Ultra model going up to a whopping 100x zoom. However, if you’re using a Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+, or Galaxy S20 Ultra, you will have noticed that those zooming capabilities are not fully available when you’re shooting videos.The camera’s video recording mode maxes out […]

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Set your Galaxy S20 to 120Hz refresh rate in power saving mode with this trick!

Although the Galaxy S20 series features a 120Hz display, we all know there are some limitations to the way Samsung implemented this feature. For example, the 120Hz refresh rate doesn’t work in the Medium power saving mode. Well, it turns out that it’s technically possible to have both 120Hz and Medium power saving mode enabled with […]

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How to record 4K 60 fps selfie videos on a Galaxy S20/S10/Note 10/Fold

One UI 2.1 introduced a variety of new features, and while the new UI version debuted on the Galaxy S20 series, many of these additions were subsequently added to older flagship phones through One UI 2.1 firmware updates. The list of devices includes the Galaxy S10, Note 10, and the Galaxy Fold.One of the new […]

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How to measure blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) using a Galaxy device

Although Samsung’s newest flagship phones have done away with this feature, older devices including the Galaxy S10 series are equipped with a sensor that can estimate the amount of oxygen in your blood, or peripheral capillary oxygen saturation (SpO2).Samsung’s SpO2 sensor works in conjunction with the Health app. As far as technicalities go, the sensor […]

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Tips to get the best out of your Samsung Smart TV during quarantine

Your Samsung Smart TV has likely been seeing more usage in recent weeks, but entertainment isn’t the only area wherein these devices excel. On the contrary, Samsung’s television portfolio has been equipped to handle a variety of productivity tasks, not to mention its ability to support your workouts and other health-related endeavors. Whether you’re taking […]

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Chrome not smooth at 120Hz refresh rate on your Galaxy S20? Here’s a simple fix

The Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra feature 120Hz refresh rate displays that considerably improve the user experience (at the expense of some battery life). While not every game takes advantage of the high refresh rate, most non-gaming apps do. That includes all of Google’s apps except for Maps, which operates at standard 60 Hz […]

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Try Galaxy fingerprint speed hack for faster phone unlocking

In-display fingerprint scanner technology is evolving at a fast pace with the transition from optical to ultrasonic sensors meaning a more accurate and fast unlocking mechanism. The speed lag in some devices can be attributed to hardware limitations or software glitch. If you are a Galaxy owner who feels that the device unlocking time with […]

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This alleged fingerprint speed hack makes your Galaxy phone unlock faster

If you own a Galaxy smartphone equipped with an in-display fingerprint sensor and you’re not happy with its speed, there’s a new trick you can try to improve your sensor’s performance. Many Galaxy users swear by it, while others don’t see any difference. But if you want to give it a shot, you can by […]

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Use My Filters on Galaxy S20 to create custom filters for your photos

The Galaxy S20 series introduces a new camera feature called My Filters. It allows you to get creative with custom filters, which you can then save for future use. Not just a few, but up to 99 custom filters can be created and stored for later.My Filters allows you to replicate the colors and styles […]

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Galaxy S20 display refresh rate can be set to 96 Hz with this tweak

OnePlus initiated the trend of higher refresh rate displays last year with their 7 series phones and come 2020, it has become a norm for flagships to tout higher refresh rate screens in their advertising pitch. Samsung followed suit and recently released Galaxy S20 series phones with a display refresh rate of 120Hz. Coupled with […]

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Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra Wireless PowerShare guide

In many respects, the Galaxy S20 series is the culmination of mobile technologies Samsung has been iterating upon for over half a decade. Wireless charging is no exception as with the Galaxy S20’s Wireless PowerShare feature, Samsung allows you to wirelessly charge other devices with your phone.Samsung’s 2019 flagships were the first devices to come […]

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