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Note 7 pre-orders generate ‘huge response,’ says Samsung Canada

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 7 last week and stated the phone will be available in Canada on August 19th. The 5.7-inch Marshmallow-powered Android will be launch with most Canadians carriers, including Bell, Telus, Rogers, Wind, Eastlink, Videotron, Koodo, for $1049.99 without a term and as low as $0 on contract. Pre-orders are currently live and…

Samsung might make only dual-curved Galaxy S handsets in the future

It looks like the choice to make Galaxy Note 7’s dual-curved edge design the only option may be a sign of things to come for the Galaxy S line. DJ Koh, Samsung’s head of mobile technology stated in a media interview during the Note 7’s NYC launch in early August 2016 that “Samsung has considered that…

Note 7’s iris scanner tech will eventually come to Samsung’s mid-range phones

One of the more exciting features included in Samsung’s recently revealed Note 7 is its iris scanning technology, which allows users to log into their phone just by looking at it. In an interview with SamMobile, D.J. Koh, president of Samsung’s Mobile division, said his company plans to bring the technology to its mid-range devices when…

Every Samsung Galaxy Note 7 comes with a free USB-C to Micro USB adapter

Samsung is making the Note 7 both future proof and backwards compatible when it comes to charging ports by providing every buyer of its latest Note iteration with a USB Type-C to MicroUSB adapter. At today’s unveiling event in New York City, the company also noted pointedly that the device will come with an audio…

Samsung’s Gear VR gets a makeover that’s more than skin deep

Alongside the much anticipated Galaxy Note 7, Samsung has released an upgraded Gear VR to match. The Note 7’s USB Type-C port renders it incompatible with the current iteration of the Gear VR. In just a few weeks, owners will be able to purchase a solution. On August 19th, the same day the Note 7…

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 specs, pricing and Canadian availability

The Galaxy Note 7 is now official and Samsung has once again updated the leader of its phablet flagship with improved specs and noticeable enhancements. As previously reported, Samsung is skipping past the Note 6 branding with the Note 7 brining the device in-line with the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. Canadians will be able…

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 debuts with iris scanner and curved edges, available in Canada Aug. 19

The much-anticipated next iteration of Samsung’s often-groundbreaking Note line was finally revealed today at an event in New York City by mobile chief D.J. Koh, and the envelope-pushing feature it brings with it this year is an iris scanner. This development adds another layer of biometric authentication to the phone’s already significant security chops, using…

You can watch the Samsung Note 7 livestream right here

Today, Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy Note 7. The company’s new phablet device is expected to arrive with a number of enhancements in tow, including a curved display and an improved S Pen stylus. In addition, Samsung will reportedly add another level of security to the device with the inclusion of an iris scanner….

Samsung Gear S3 will reportedly keep the S2’s rotary bezel design

Samsung took an iterative approach to designing its 2016 smartphone lineup, and it appears the company will do the same with its flagship wearable. According to SamMobile, Samsung’s next Gear wearable will incorporate the same rotary bezel display found in the Gear S2. Not surprising given that the S2’s rotary bezel was one of its…

Win a Samsung Galaxy Note 5 [Winner Selected]

The winner has claimed their prize. Stay tuned for the next contest. Okay, so, we all know that the Note 7 is about to be announced. In celebration of the new Note 7 we have a Samsung Galaxy Note 5 to give away to a member of the MobileSyrup community. The Note 5 features an amazing…

Leak reveals complete Samsung Galaxy Note 7 specs and new Gear VR design

Samsung has confirmed its next Galaxy Note smartphone will be called the Note 7, not Note 6, in order to “unify our product portfolio, minimize confusion about the latest mobile technology and provide full alignment with Galaxy S smartphone.” Today, days before its August 2nd unveiling in New York City, the complete specs of the upcoming…

Samsung reveals Galaxy Note 7 features in new teaser video

Samsung will reveal the Galaxy Note 7 on August 2nd, but ahead of the phone’s official unveiling, the company has released an interesting teaser trailer. The phone’s first video advertisement shows a number of expected features, such as a fingerprint, pattern unlock, but not the often rumoured and leaked iris scanner. In addition, Samsung hints…

Samsung Galaxy S8 ‘Project Dream’ rumoured to feature VR-ready 4K display

According to the rumours swirling in the Chinese tech media, Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S8 might be just the device Google’s been daydreaming about. MyDrivers.com reports that the forthcoming Galaxy S8, which is expected to debut during the Mobile World Congress in February 2017, is being referred to as ‘Project Dream’ internally. This draws an obvious…

Apple continues to rule smartwatch market with almost 3 times the popularity of Samsung

Despite the fact that the Apple Watch is over a year old and faces many of the same challenges of competing brands, it continues to dominate the smartwatch market. According to newly released information from the International Data Corporation (IDC), Apple shipped 1.6 million watches in the second quarter of 2016, whereas Samsung shipped approximately…