Samsung Galaxy Note 6 Could Follow HTC 10, LG G5 Footsteps

It wasn’t done for the Samsung Galaxy S7, so it would make sense for the Samsung Galaxy Note 6 to make the leap from microUSB to USB Type-C connectivity. The mobile industry has already begun adopting the port, beginning with the OnePlus 2 last year. So far, the notable devices that come with Type-C connections Read more about Samsung Galaxy Note 6 Could Follow HTC 10, LG G5 Footsteps[…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Needs Users To Trim Their Nails

Although the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge look comparatively unchanged to the S6 and S6 Edge, they don’t look old by any measure. Their designs are still slick and attractive, but like their predecessors there may be an issue with how delicate they are. A report by Phone Arena points out that the latest Read more about Samsung Galaxy S7 Needs Users To Trim Their Nails[…]

Cheaper Samsung Galaxy S7 Provides Success Over Galaxy S6

Besides selling a boatload of Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge units all around the world, there is another factor that aided in the profit boost for Samsung’s mobile division in the previous quarter. Relative to the Galaxy S6, the Galaxy S7 as a product of added R&D investment is a much cheaper device for Read more about Cheaper Samsung Galaxy S7 Provides Success Over Galaxy S6[…]

Revived For 2016 – Potential Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ Successor!

As an awkwardly sized Edge device, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ has found itself in no man’s land. The discomfort it causes to users due to its thin sides has only been exacerbated by its 5.7-inch build, making it unappealing to phone shoppers. Those who were interested in the dual edge display feature often saw Read more about Revived For 2016 – Potential Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ Successor![…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Already Beaten iPhone 7 – Analyst Suggests

So far, the only certainty about the upcoming iPhone 7 is the declining parts orders for its production, which suggests that Apple is responding to forecasts of weakening demand for the flagship. The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge on the other hand have improved sales by 25 percent over the Galaxy S6 and S6 Read more about Samsung Galaxy S7 Already Beaten iPhone 7 – Analyst Suggests[…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Pulled Down – Fallen iPhone Doesn’t Matter

News of Apple faced with falling revenues is no surprise as many analysts have predicted the brand’s plateau since the beginning of last year. It would also be met by indifference from Samsung, who is still far from catching its Cupertino rival. The number of iPhones shipped would scarcely matter to the Korean company because Read more about Samsung Galaxy S7 Pulled Down – Fallen iPhone Doesn’t Matter[…]

Figures Show HTC 10 As More Successful Than Galaxy S7, LG G5

When HTC revealed its slogan as ‘Quietly Brilliant’ some years ago, it automatically set the brand as a dark horse that makes great phones. Given how the Taiwanese company trumpeted the HTC 10 before its reveal, quiet has ceased to apply to the brand. The word brilliant this time applies more accurately to HTC than Read more about Figures Show HTC 10 As More Successful Than Galaxy S7, LG G5[…]

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ Could Get A Successor

Despite being sold as the top-of-the-line flagship for 2015, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ never really managed to take off with consumers. If they wanted a dual edge screen, they opted for the standard 5.1-inch S6 Edge; if they wanted size, they went for the Note 5. Word has it that the S6 Edge+ may Read more about Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ Could Get A Successor[…]

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+, Note 5 Beaten By Galaxy S5 – According To Buyers

Reports have surfaced some weeks back about how the Samsung Galaxy S7 has quickly overshadowed the Galaxy S6 in terms of initial sales numbers. As a sign that matters are improving for Samsung’s mobile division, the S7 reached 10 million shipments as quickly as the S4 and S5. One of the explanations given for why Read more about Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+, Note 5 Beaten By Galaxy S5 – According To Buyers[…]

Will Google Allow HTC 10 Input For 2016 Nexus?

LG may have continued the Nexus 5 with a more-than-decent successor last year, but Huawei really stole the show by releasing the most talked-about pure Android flagship in the Nexus 6P. Sadly, both OEMs won’t be continuing their partnership with Google this year. While Huawei has called dibs on a ‘Huawei 7P’ name, there isn’t Read more about Will Google Allow HTC 10 Input For 2016 Nexus?[…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge vs HTC 10 vs LG G5: Popularity Contest

As the smartphone industry crawls closer and closer to the mid-point of 2016, more and more flagships are coming to the fore. In the latest turn of events, what was known as a desperate attempt from HTC to gain traction against its rivals has turned out to be a heavily lauded accomplishment. The HTC 10, Read more about Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge vs HTC 10 vs LG G5: Popularity Contest[…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Not More Successful Than Galaxy S4, S5 – So Far

Don’t get me wrong, the numbers for the Samsung Galaxy S7 are astounding, but it is still too early to say whether or not the Galaxy S7 will be crowned the best Galaxy phone of all time. In order to earn the crown, it has to perform better in the market than the Galaxy S4 Read more about Samsung Galaxy S7 Not More Successful Than Galaxy S4, S5 – So Far[…]

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: Costly Galaxy S5 To S7 Transition

In spite of its amazing camera capabilities and commendable performance on the technical front, it feels nice and easy to hate on the Samsung Galaxy S6 for its major shortcomings that have to do with its battery and microSD compatibility. Specifically, it has to do with how its battery has gone from removable to welded-in Read more about Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: Costly Galaxy S5 To S7 Transition[…]

HTC 10 Avoids Galaxy S7 Bullet With Late Release!

People can whine, but HTC’s decision to announce its new flagship later than its rivals is a brilliant move. Looking at its position in the market, trying to launch the HTC 10 close to the Samsung Galaxy S7 would be marketing suicide. The LG G5 could have gotten much better coverage, but LG’s choice to Read more about HTC 10 Avoids Galaxy S7 Bullet With Late Release![…]

HTC 10 Flattens Nexus 6P, Xperia Z5 In Camera Tests

For the first time, HTC just might be good for its promises. And the biggest promise it made prior to the HTC 10 reveal is that it packs a stellar camera. It has not only improved on that front as promised, the claims of its shooter being ‘world-class’ might not be too far off. That’s Read more about HTC 10 Flattens Nexus 6P, Xperia Z5 In Camera Tests[…]

BlackBerry PRIV Does Poorly – Looks To Emulate Samsung

After spending years desperately trying to make its own OS competitive in the mass market, BlackBerry made headlines at the end of last year when it announced its first ever Android-operated flagship in the PRIV. Initial sales were massive, but eventually the buzz petered out and reality has come knocking at the door for the Read more about BlackBerry PRIV Does Poorly – Looks To Emulate Samsung[…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 6: Dead Before Arrival

It could be that Samsung is only making phones to satisfy early reviewers so that people would rush to buy its devices, because users aren’t satisfied the moment they go past the initial ‘wow’ stage of high specs and smooth performance. That’s exactly the case with the Samsung Galaxy Note 5. It’s fast, it’s smooth, Read more about Samsung Galaxy Note 6: Dead Before Arrival[…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Sales Crush Galaxy S6 – It’s All About Size, MicroSD Slot

Judging by Samsung’s ongoing strategy of consistently cutting prices for its mid-range devices, it looks as if the company is desperate to hold on to its status as the biggest smartphone seller in the world. That may have been true with the Samsung Galaxy S6 around, but Sammy doesn’t need to do that anymore with Read more about Samsung Galaxy S7 Sales Crush Galaxy S6 – It’s All About Size, MicroSD Slot[…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Is Two Things Galaxy S6 Isn’t – Cost-Effective, Popular

How does the number one OEM in smartphone shipment worldwide not be number one in terms of making money as well? One of the answers is it doesn’t ship too many of its most profitable phones. That’s the case with Samsung – the company mostly sells its midrange handsets instead of its flagship devices. There Read more about Samsung Galaxy S7 Is Two Things Galaxy S6 Isn’t – Cost-Effective, Popular[…]

Larger HTC 10 Plus Aimed At LG G5, Galaxy S7 Edge?

Apart from performance, on which no specs have been teased or released, the HTC 10 seems like it is going to deliver on its lofty promises. A better BoomSound setup paired with the world’s first 4MP UltraPixel selfie cam with optical image stabilization (OIS) and a sweeter design have already gotten hopes up considerably. The Read more about Larger HTC 10 Plus Aimed At LG G5, Galaxy S7 Edge?[…]