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[Update: Stable update rolling out] Samsung announces Android 10-based One UI 2.0 beta for the Galaxy S10

Earlier this month, Samsung announced the One UI 2.0 beta program for Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, and Galaxy S10e users in its home country of South Korea. Following that, the company announced the One UI 2/Android 10 beta within the Samsung Members app. However, it didn't share when the beta would go live. While we've...

Unofficial LineageOS 17 is now available for the Samsung Galaxy S10 (Exynos)

Samsung's flagship Galaxy S and Note lineup are offered in two different variants around the world. While devices in the US, China, Latin America, etc. receive the Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, most other regions receive devices with an Exynos chip. Due to this, custom ROM development for the devices is a bit inconsistent, to say the...

Galaxy S10 Lite confirmed via Samsung’s FCC filing

Back in October, we covered a rumor that claimed Samsung was working on a more affordable phone called the Galaxy S10 Lite. This was in addition to a rumored Galaxy Note 10 Lite. Thanks to a new FCC filing from Samsung, we can confirm the existence of this mysterious device. This FCC filing is for a...

Samsung Galaxy S10 gets Note 10’s improved gallery, device search, and more with upcoming update

Smartphone manufacturers introduce new features with their leading devices and these features eventually make their way to older and relatively affordable others. Back in September, Samsung added the Galaxy Note 10's DeX mode and camera features to the Galaxy S10. Now, they are rolling out a new update and bringing many other Galaxy Note 10's...

[Update: Rolling out for Pie] Samsung follows Apple and adds front facing slow motion ‘slofie’ videos in One UI 2

At the beginning of this month, Samsung announced a beta program for One UI 2 based on Android 10 for the Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, and Galaxy S10e for users in South Korea, which was then expanded to unlocked devices in the USA and possibly other regions too. The beta gives us a glimpse...

[Update 4: Fix rolling out now] Samsung will fix Galaxy S10 flaw that let anyone bypass fingerprint unlock

Back in March, when Samsung launched the Galaxy S10, they described its fingerprint scanner as "revolutionary." The in-screen scanner uses ultrasound to detect the ridges of users' fingers and match it to stored data. Previous versions of in-screen fingerprint scanners tended to use optical scanners, which projected light under the screen and read your fingerprint...

Snapdragon Samsung Galaxy Note 10, Galaxy S10, and Galaxy Tab S6 are now supported by TWRP

Samsung sells its flagship Galaxy S and Galaxy Note series in different processor configurations depending on the region. The US, China, and Hong Kong versions of the company's flagships get Snapdragon SoCs, while the rest of the world gets Exynos chips. This year, the US/China/Hong Kong variants of the Samsung Galaxy S10 phones featured the...

Samsung One UI 2.0 Beta program imminent for the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus and S10e

Google has already released the source code for Android 10 and many of us are looking to OEMs to see when they will begin rolling out updates. We've actually seen a few companies already release their first Android 10 update while others look to be taking things a bit slower. Samsung has sold millions of...

Microsoft rolls out a new Windows 10 Insider Build with Link to Windows support for the Galaxy S10 and Fold

Microsoft's "Your Phone" app has been around for a while now and over time it has picked up a couple of useful features. The app allows you to seamlessly connect your smartphone to your Windows 10 PC and sync notifications, read and reply to SMS, or view photos from your phone right on your PC....

Some Samsung Galaxy flagships now support wireless Android Auto

Google announced Android Auto Wireless at CES last year. At the time, the functionality was restricted to Google Pixel and Nexus devices only. Although Google had promised to eventually extend the feature to all devices running Android Pie and above, it didn't make it past the Google devices for more than a year. We saw...

Samsung Galaxy S10 gets the Galaxy Note 10’s new camera and DeX features with an update

Some companies can be stingy with what new features they bring to older devices. Samsung is generally good about this, launching devices with features that eventually trickle down to the rest of the lineup. The company is now bringing some of the camera features and DeX for PC support from the Galaxy Note 10 to...

Samsung’s One UI 2.0 beta based on Android 10 could start this month

In the past, Samsung updates have lagged many months behind the official release of a new Android OS version. It took up to a year from the launch of a new Android version for your Galaxy phone to be updated. The issue stems from Samsung's heavy customization of Android and delays due to carriers. Luckily,...