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Complete Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus specs possibly revealed

Leading into the week that will certainly be claimed by Samsung, a new round of details has surfaced regarding its flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. According to German-based site WinFuture, Samsung will be releasing the “best features” of its Galaxy smartphones that will have a “groundbreaking design.” Like so many previously leaked specs,…

Video leak shows touch sensitivity testing on the Samsung Galaxy S8

Less than a week before the Samsung Galaxy S8 officially debuts and anticipation is at an all-time high. The leaks, however, are becoming a bit stale. Take this latest one, a video of the Samsung Galaxy S8 going through standard touch sensitivity testing. — i.e. its keyboard app taking a rapid prodding. The result is…

In pictures: Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 is coming to Canada today, March 24th. This tablet is a follow-up to the Tab S2 from 2016 and was originally unveiled during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February. The Tab S3 comes with an S Pen and sports a 9.7-inch display and will be available in both the…

Samsung apologizes to shareholders for its many recent scandals

Samsung Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun delivered an apology to Samsung shareholders recently regarding the many scandals the company has been embroiled with as of late.  The company has been involved in a number of high-profile events, including the recall of its Note 7 device due to combustion issues and the ousting of the South Korean president….

The Nougat-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 is now available in Canada for $799

Samsung’s Android Nougat-powered Galaxy Tab S3 is now available in Canada, aiming to outperform competitors in entertainment and gaming performance. The $799.99 CAD premium tablet Galaxy Tab S3 features quad speakers using AKG Harman technology and a 9.7-inch Super AMOLED 2048 x 1536p display with 4K video playback and HDR video streaming support. It runs…

Samsung launches innovation space at Sick Kids hospital

Samsung Canada recently unveiled the Samsung Space with the Hospital for Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto as part of an ongoing partnership with Sick Kids. The Samsung Space, which will be located on the ninth floor of the hospital, will be an interactive digital environment designed to provide immersive experiences for hospital visitors. Using Samsung…

Samsung shows off three Gear S3 concept designs at Baselworld

Samsung is attending Baselworld 2017, which is one of the biggest watch events of the year, to show its love and devotion to building upon centuries of craftsmanship. Samsung has been steadily releasing new smartwatches since 2013 and recently launched the Gear S3. However, in a different turn of events, Samsung will be showing off…

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 Continuum-like DeX HDMI dock leaks

There has been no shortage of S8 leaks in the weeks leading up to the launch of Samsung’s next smartphone. Now, just one week out, images of the DeX HDMI dock have surfaced on a site called WinFuture. The dock is designed to take advantage of the phone’s computing power and turn it into a lightweight…

Is this the retail packaging of the Samsung Galaxy S8+?

One more week until the official unveiling of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Specs and features, specifically its AI assistant Bixby, have all surfaced online and for those interested in retail packaging, a picture has been uploaded that potentially reveals the final design of the 64GB Galaxy S8+. Noticeably different this year is that…

Android Nougat rollout begins for the Samsung S7 on Virgin Mobile

Over the past week, most Canadian carriers have begun rolling out Android Nougat to the Samsung S7 and S7 edge. One glaring omission was Virgin Mobile. This morning a reader reached out to us to bring some good news, Virgin Mobile Canada is now rolling out Nougat to S7 owners. This update comes in at…

New leaked video shows Galaxy S8 Samsung Experience UI in action

After countless hardware-related leaks, at the start of March Samsung fans got their first look at the S8’s user interface courtesy of several leaked screenshots. Now a new video, via SlashLeaks, briefly shows the user interface in action. We don’t get an extended look at the interface, but what we do see still shows Samsung…

Leaked images of Samsung Galaxy S8 headphones show up on Vietnam site

With the launch of the Galaxy S8 just a week away, leaked images of the device and its accessories continue to circle the internet. In the latest set of leaks associated with the device, eager fans may have a better idea of what the accompanying headphones will look like. According to images retrieved from the…

Samsung Galaxy S8 will launch with 10 pre-loaded Bixby-compatible apps

Samsung had officially confirmed the name of it’s AI assistant, which is to be called Bixby.  The new AI will launch alongside the Galaxy S8, and new information from the company makes existing assistants appear to lack in key areas. According to a report from Samsung, Bixby will be a fundamental component of the S8’s interface, rather…

Samsung Galaxy S8 shown off in blue, black, silver and violet

Samsung will officially show off the Galaxy S8 on March 29th and is encouraging the world to “unbox your phone.” What this means is not clear but the company is set to reshape its brand after the Note 7 debacle. Several images and videos have surfaced online that show off the final design, specs, colours…

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus colours, accessories, and pricing leak

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is set to officially be unveiled later this month on March 29th in New York City. While many of the specs and the physical design have leaked, there are still questions about pricing, colours and specific availability. According to reputable device leaker Evan Blass, Samsung will launch the Galaxy S8 and…

Samsung’s foldable smartphone could finally be unveiled this year

Samsung has reportedly been working on a smartphone that features a foldable display for a number of years. Early roadmaps revealed the company would break the “technology barrier” necessary to start producing a foldable smartphone at scale at some point in early 2017. A new report from the Korea-based ETNews indicates Samsung will, in fact, first…

Galaxy S8 will use facial recognition to authenticate Samsung Pay users

Corroborating several earlier reports to come out of South Korea, a new report from Bloomberg says the Galaxy S8 will include facial recognition technology. Citing the usual “people familiar with the matter,” the publication reports the S8 will also include fingerprint and iris recognition technology. Should users register their face with the device, the S8 will prefer…

Samsung Galaxy A5 now available in Canada

Samsung and its Canadian carrier partners have added the Galaxy A5 to their arsenals. This mid-range smartphone is available in Black Sky and Blue Mist and comes with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, a fingerprint sensor, 5.2-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display, 1.9 GHz octa-core processor, and 16-megapixel rear and front-facing cameras. The device is available through Bell,…

Samsung Galaxy S8 will reportedly launch in Canada on April 28

Between all the countless Galaxy S8 leaks, one detail about Samsung’s new flagship Android smartphone has managed to stay a secret until now: a Canadian release date. Citing a “senior supply chain source with knowledge of one Canadian cell carrier’s plans,” BGR reports Galaxy S8 pre-orders will ship out to Canadian consumers on April 28th. The website…

Virgin Mobile to release the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge March 28th

While the new Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are expected to be unveiled on March 29th at a press conference in New York City, Virgin Mobile will be adding the 2016 flagship device to its lineup at the end of the month. According to sources, Virgin is set to launch the dual-curved Galaxy S7…