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The Samsung Galaxy Note 20’s One UI 3.0 beta update is starting to roll out

After rolling out One UI 3.0 public beta builds for the Galaxy S20 series, Samsung started recruiting beta testers for the Galaxy Note 20's One UI 3.0 beta update earlier this month. The company has now started rolling out the One UI 3.0 beta update for Galaxy Note 20 devices in the US. As per a...

TWRP is now available for the Exynos Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, Redmi 8A, Moto Z2 Play, and POCO F1

TWRP is an excellent tool to have for enthusiasts. Even if you're not a root user or you're not normally the kind of person to constantly switch between ROMs, this custom recovery allows you to do anything from changing the emojis on your phone to installing a custom kernel for adding extra features to your...

Save big on Samsung’s Frame TVs at an early Black Friday price

I've always looked at Samsung Frame TV sets cautiously. While the super-thin TVs are a really cool concept and a creative replacement for typically bulkier sets, it's hard to imagine that it's actually... you know, a good TV. When I saw the Samsung Store was offering the latest version of the Frame TV starting at $480,...

Enable video over LTE, RCS, and other carrier features on U.S. unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 20

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra are some of the most powerful smartphones you can buy right now. A culmination of the best flagship technologies, the Galaxy Note 20 flagships from Samsung feature top-of-the-line hardware. You can find Samsung’s Exynos 990 chip on the global units, while the U.S. models...

Woot!’s Samsung monitor sale has you saving big on ultra wide monitors, today only

You may balk at the idea of refurbished monitors, but don't! These monitors are guaranteed to work perfectly and are practically like new. They are also backed by either Woot!'s 90-day warranty or the manufacturer warranty, so if you happen to get a monitor that gives out after a couple of weeks, you can exchange...

Verizon’s 5G Nationwide service is now available on several Samsung Galaxy and LG smartphones

To coincide with the launch of Apple’s new iPhone 12 lineup, Verizon officially unveiled its 5G Nationwide service, the carrier's low-band (sub-6GHz) 5G network. Apple’s newest devices support Verizon's new sub-6GHz network out of the box, but the carrier's existing 5G devices will need a software update before they can connect to it. Verizon spokesperson...

Samsung is recruiting beta testers in the U.S. for the Galaxy Note 20’s One UI 3.0 (Android 11) update

Samsung kicked off the One UI 3.0 developer beta program for the Galaxy S20 series back in August. Later on, the company started offering public beta builds of its Android 11-based custom software to Galaxy S20 users in South Korea, the United States, Germany, and earlier today, the UK. While the stable version of the...

Android’s augmented reality features are now available on the ASUS ZenFone 7, LG Wing, and others

Google Play Services for AR (formerly Google ARCore) is a software service that enables applications to create augmented reality experiences on devices without the need for any dedicated AR hardware. While the service uses a device's existing cameras and sensors for the AR experience, Google has to work with OEMs to create custom calibration profiles...

The iPhone 12’s new MagSafe wireless charger works with some Android devices

Apple this month held a digital event to announce four new iPhone models, including the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. As part of the announcement, Apple introduced a new MagSafe charger – alongside other MagSafe accessories – which the company says is an improvement over traditional Qi wireless charging mats. Featuring an array...

uBreakiFix now offers nationwide at-home repair services for Samsung Galaxy and Google Pixel phones

uBreakiFix will now come to you if you need a device repair. The company on Tuesday announced a nationwide mobile repair program called We Come to You, which will deploy more than 640 vehicles. The on-demand repair program is currently available in the U.S., with plans to expand to Canada by the end of 2020. Customers...

Apple iPhone 12 vs Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: Battle of the affordable flagships

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE grabbed plenty of positive headlines late last month for its $699 price tag while keeping a flagship-level screen and SoC. While we in the Android enthusiast space are keen to pit the Galaxy S20 FE against other recently-launched, similarly-priced Android rivals in the OnePlus 8T and the Google Pixel 5,...

[Update: Rolling out] Samsung brings Galaxy Z Fold 2 features to Galaxy Fold in new update

Samsung is rolling out an update that will bring the latest features from the Galaxy Z Fold 2 to the original Galaxy Fold, including new productivity capabilities and camera experiences. Previously, Samsung updated its original foldable to Android 10 with One UI 2.1. One of the biggest new features in the update is App Pair, which...