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One UI 2.5 ported to multiple Samsung Galaxy phones with the Exynos 7870

Samsung rolled out One UI 2.1 based on Android 10 for several Exynos 7870-powered devices earlier this year in April. However, the update didn't include the One UI 2.1-specific software features that were introduced with the company's flagship Galaxy S20 series. This prompted XDA Recognized Developer Astrako to release a generic Android 10 ROM for...

Developer ports One UI 2.1 and Galaxy S20 features to several Samsung Galaxy phones with the Exynos 7870

Back in April 2020, Samsung delivered the Android 10 update to the Galaxy J6 sans the One UI 2.1-specific software features. The phone is powered by the Exynos 7870 chipset, a 14nm octa-core SoC from 2016 that also powers several mid-range Samsung Galaxy phones. Many of those Exynos 7870-equipped devices are excluded from getting the...

Developers bring Project Treble support to several Samsung Galaxy phones with the Exynos 7870

The Exynos 7870 is one of the most widely used SoCs by Samsung. The OEM had been using this octa-core (8x ARM Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.6GHz) system-on-chip in its phones since 2016 and even released the Galaxy M10 in 2019 with the same 14nm processor. Interestingly, some of the newer Exynos 7870-powered devices were...

Samsung Galaxy J6 and Nokia 3.2 receive stable Android 10 update

The positive effect of Project Treble on the update fragmentation issue in the Android ecosystem can't be denied. Thanks to Google's effort to modularize the OS, mainstream OEMs are not as reluctant to deliver major Android version updates to legacy and/or entry-level smartphones anymore. Two such devices - the Galaxy J6 from Samsung and the Nokia...

Samsung starts rolling out Android Pie for the Galaxy J4/J4+, Galaxy J6+

Traditionally, Samsung had been among the laggards in terms of the latest software update. But over the last one year, the situation has improved a lot and Samsung has been pushing the latest One UI update based on Android 9.0 Pie to not only its flagships but also some mid-range devices. Now, three more Samsung...

Android Pie with One UI rolls out to the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 and Galaxy J6

The year 2019 has signified a gigantic shift of direction for Samsung's mobile division. While their 2018 flagships received some criticism for looking eerily similar to their predecessors, Samsung lost the fear to innovate with their 2019 smartphones: the Galaxy S10 line uses Infinity-O punch-hole displays as an alternative to notches and their new Galaxy...

Samsung Galaxy J4+ and Galaxy J6+ forums are now open

Earlier this week, the Samsung Galaxy J6+ and Galaxy J4+ were launched in India. These mid-range phones take some cues from Samsung's flagship devices. They feature 18.5:9 Infinity Displays (with no notch) and glass backs. Forums for both devices are now open and ready for visitors. There are very few differences between these two devices. They...

Samsung may sell Gradient Color Cases for the Galaxy A7, J4+, and J6+

Last week, Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) as the successor to the Galaxy A7 (2017). This week, the company also made the Samsung Galaxy J6+ and the Samsung Galaxy J4+ official in India. Yesterday, it then brought the Galaxy A7 (2018) to India at a starting price tag of ₹23,990. The new Galaxy...

Samsung Galaxy J6+ and J4+ launch in India with Infinity Displays and Qualcomm Snapdragon 425

Samsung's Galaxy S and Galaxy Note flagship lines are some of the best and most powerful phones out there. Brilliantly built from top to bottom, Samsung's flagship phones are as feature-rich as they are powerful. But their midrange phones, while commercially successful in developing countries, lack most of the "bells and whistles" their higher end...

Samsung Galaxy J6 Prime could come in red, full specifications leak

Samsung's Galaxy J budget/lower mid-range smartphone series continues to do well in markets like India, despite the fact that the phones don't usually compete well against the likes of Xiaomi, Asus, and Honor in terms of specifications. This year, Samsung has launched the Samsung Galaxy J6, Galaxy J8, Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6+, and the Galaxy...

Samsung Galaxy J6 Prime & new Galaxy A9 coming to EU & other markets

Samsung has over a dozen different smartphone labels in which they sell around the world. You likely know their most popular one, being the Samsung Galaxy S9 and the soon-t0-be released Samsung Galaxy Note 9. Samsung makes those two series of phones in virtually every country they have a presence in. However, there are other devices that are made for...

A Samsung Galaxy J6+ (Galaxy On6+) with a Snapdragon 450 is in the works

In May, Samsung launched the mid-range Samsung Galaxy J6 along with the Samsung Galaxy A6, Samsung Galaxy A6+, and Samsung Galaxy J8 in India. All four of these smartphones feature Samsung's signature "Infinity Display" which gives users a higher screen-to-body ratio without increasing the overall size of the device. The Samsung Galaxy J6 was later...