Samsung’s Bixby assistant: Voice controls for your phone (not quite a Siri clone… for now)

We’ve known for a while that the Samsung Galaxy S8 would be the first phone to ship with Samsung’s new Bixby voice assistant software. What we didn’t really know until now is that Bixby isn’t exactly competing with Google Assistant or other voice assistant software such as Siri, Alexa, or Cortana… at least not yet. Other […]

Samsung launches Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones (with big, high-res displays)

Samsung’s first flagship smartphones for 2017 are here, and they’re… pretty much what we expected, thanks to a series of leaks. But the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are still noteworthy because of all the things that make them different from Samsung’s previous phones. First up, the new phones are nearly all-screen (on the […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 accessories leaked including desktop dock, wireless charger, many cases

Samsung is set to unveil the Galaxy S8 smartphone on March 29th, but a series of leaks has given us a pretty good idea of what to expect from the phone. Now WinFuture has leaked some of the official accessories as well. Unsurprisingly, there will be a bunch of smartphone cases, including a few with […]

Samsung Galaxy S8+ benchmarks: Exynos 8895 outperforms Snapdragon 835 (a little)

Samsung has a habit of releasing two versions of its flagship phones: one with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon processor mobile platform, and another with the latest Samsung Exynos chip. It’s likely that the trend will continue with the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, with models sold in some regions featuring Snapdragon 835 chips and […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone may support external displays with desktop mode

This may be the year that using your smartphone as if it were a desktop PC goes mainstream. Or at least that’s what a few different companies seem to be hoping. The makers of Remix OS have announced that they’re bringing their custom version of Android to smartphones… and supporting a feature called Singularity that […]

Reports: Samsung Galaxy S8 launching March 29th, featuring brand new design

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 smartphone may have been a bit of a disaster, but the company has announced that a Note 8 is coming later this year. Before that happens though, we’ll see the launch of the Galaxy S8, the follow-up to the smaller, cheaper, and less fire-prone Galaxy S7. And if recent leaks/reports are anything […]