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Samsung starts licensing Tizen OS to other TV makers

Samsung is working on a couple of new features for its TV operating system -- Tizen OS. At the Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) yesterday, the company revealed that it's working with Google to bring better video calling capabilities to its smart TVs. Samsung also plans to bring Samsung Health features to smart TVs, using an...

Samsung TVs will soon provide better video calling, gaming, and workout experiences

At its Samsung Developer Conference on Tuesday, Samsung announced several new features and services coming to Samsung smart TVs. One of the areas that Samsung is focusing on is video communication. Samsung says it teamed up with Google to improve its TVs' video calling experience with features like AI-enabled focus and zoom. When you connect a...

Samsung rolls out November 2021 security patches early for the Galaxy S21 series

As it's been doing for the past several months, Samsung has released new security patches ahead of its official schedule. The South Korean giant has started rolling out November 2021 security patches to several Galaxy smartphones, including the Galaxy S21 series. According to reports on our forums and Reddit, Samsung has begun rolling out a new...

These are the Best Samsung Galaxy S21 Cases in Fall 2021: Spigen, UAG, and more!

The Galaxy S21 series comes with a lot of generational improvements while also refining the rough edges of the S20 line. The standard Galaxy S21, while being cheaper, is no exception, featuring a 6.2-inch 120Hz display, 4,000mAh battery, and a Snapdragon 888 SoC (or Exynos 2100 in the international markets). All of this is encased in...

Samsung Android 12 Tracker: Here are all the official One UI 4.0 beta builds to download and install

It’s that time of year again when Google releases the new version of its mobile operating system! The stable version of Android 12 is finally here after a long few months of beta testing, and a range of smartphone makers have already announced that they plan to roll it out to their users. Being one...

Samsung rolls out third One UI 4 beta to the Galaxy S21 series

Last month, Samsung kicked off the One UI 4 Beta program, allowing select Galaxy S21 owners to try out the new Android 12 software ahead of the stable release. Earlier this month, Samsung released the second beta, which improved performance and fixed bugs related to virtual RAM, Samsung Keyboard, and more. Now the South Korean...

Android 12 Custom ROM List: Unofficially update your Android smartphone!

Ever since Google announced the arrival of Android 12's stable release and dropped the source code to AOSP, the tinkering party is underway here at XDA. But unless you own a current-generation device like the OnePlus 9/9 Pro or the Samsung Galaxy S21, there’s a very good chance that you will have to wait for...

These are the Best Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE Cases in Fall 2021: Supcase, Spigen, ProCase, and more!

Samsung is one of the few OEMs that still manufactures Android tablets. While there are other brands like Xiaomi and Lenovo that also still make tablets, they're not so popular in western markets and are generally intended for the Asian market. One of the tablets that Samsung makes is the Galaxy Tab S7 FE. It's...

Leaked renders give us our first look at Samsung’s upcoming flagship tablet

Samsung will reportedly unveil the Galaxy Tab S8 series early next year. We first learned about Samsung's next flagship tablet series in July this year. At the time, we were told that the lineup would feature two models and hit the market in early 2022. Now leaked renders of the Galaxy Tab S8 have surfaced,...

Latest Galaxy Watch 4 update brings new watch faces, gesture controls, and enhanced fall detection

In August this year, Samsung hosted its most significant Galaxy Unpacked event of the year. The company unveiled its latest foldables -- the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 -- at the event, along with the Galaxy Watch 4, Galaxy Watch 4 Classic, and the Galaxy Buds 2. Today, Samsung hosted a...

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 Bespoke Edition lets customers mix and match back panels and frame

Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked Part 2 is underway, and the company has announced a new Bespoke Edition of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3. The company's "Bespoke" concept first debuted on its home appliances, and it allows customers to express themselves and create devices that are truly their own. Rather than being boxed into any one...

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and Buds 2 are now available in special Maison Kitsuné Edition

Samsung today unveiled special editions of the Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Buds 2. The new Galaxy Watch 4 Maison Kitsuné Edition and Galaxy Buds 2 Maison Kitsuné Edition are made in collaboration with Maison Kitsuné, a French-Japanese fashion label. Galaxy Watch 4 Maison Kitsuné Edition Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic review: The best Wear OS watch...