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Samsung starts rolling out Galaxy S22 camera features to older Galaxy models

Samsung launched its flagship Galaxy S22 series with a new version of One UI based on Android 12. The software release included a host of new camera features for the devices, like an advanced portrait mode with pet recognition, portrait support in night mode, telephoto lens support for portrait videos, etc. Back in March, Samsung...

Grab the Galaxy S21 FE for just $550 today ($150 off)

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE ("Fan Edition") was a good phone on paper when it was released earlier this year, but considering it had a year-old chipset and minimal improvements over the older Galaxy S21, the starting price of $699 didn't really make any sense. Samsung started dropping the price shortly afterwards, and now you...

Samsung will sell replacement parts for Galaxy phones and tablets

Tech companies love to tout how their products are more friendly to the environment, but it often amounts to little more than marketing. For example, while Apple uses smaller boxes and more recycled materials in its newer products, the company has also fought against right-to-repair legislation that could extend the life of older iPhones and...

Samsung’s on a roll, brings One UI 4.1 to the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy S21 FE

Samsung is in no mood to slow down its One UI 4.1 rollout. The company has already brought the latest iteration of its custom Android skin to a range of Galaxy devices, including the Galaxy Z Flip 3, Galaxy Z Fold 3, and the Galaxy S21. Now, two more devices are joining the ranks, as...

Geekbench accuses Samsung of benchmark manipulation, delists last four years of Galaxy flagships

The Samsung Galaxy S22 series is clearly a hit, with pre-order sales through the roof. However, that hasn't stopped it from facing its own set of controversies. The most recent of which surrounds the company's Game Optimization Service, which reportedly throttles approximately 10,000 applications. Samsung has since said that it will give users the choice...

These are the Best Samsung Galaxy phones to buy in 2022

Samsung is the number one phone brand in the world for good reason. The South Korean tech giant makes not just the most premium slab flagships and cutting-edge foldables, it also manufactures very capable mid-tier and budget handsets. So no matter your budget, Samsung has something for you. Of course, if you're open to using more...

Will Samsung release a Galaxy S22 FE?

Samsung started releasing 'Fan Edition' phones in 2019, with the release of the Galaxy S20 FE. We finally received a sequel in January, the Galaxy S21 FE, which has now been overshadowed by the arrival of the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus, and Galaxy S22 Ultra. Even if you take advantage of the best Galaxy...

Samsung promises four Android OS upgrades and five years of security patches for its flagships

At the Galaxy Note 20 series launch in August 2020, Samsung surprised fans by announcing that it would offer up to three generations of Android OS upgrades for its flagship devices. A few months down the line, the company launched the Galaxy S21 series and further extended its software update commitment, promising to deliver four...

Get the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE for $600 today ($100 off)

Samsung finally released the Galaxy S21 FE ("Fan Edition") last month after an extended period of delays, and while the finished product is a good phone, the suggested retail price of $700 is not a great value at all. Thankfully, the real discounts are starting to show up, not just pre-order bonuses or free earbuds....

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Review: Good phone, wrong price

The Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) was one of the best smartphones of 2020 back when it was released. This wasn't because it had incredible cameras or unique hardware features, but because it brought some of the best features of the Galaxy S series at a much lower price. While the main Galaxy S phones...

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro: Which should you buy?

The dilemmas associated with choosing a smartphone to buy only get more complicated with every new release. With companies revealing new phones all year round, customers have plenty of brands, models, and qualities to choose from. Depending on your budget, you will find yourself facing several devices with varying features for the same price tag....

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE vs Google Pixel 6: Which is the best affordable flagship?

We're living at a time when smartphones are getting more and more expensive. $1000 is the new norm for flagship phones while a few brands have even breached that mark. Not everyone wants to spend that kind of money on a phone, especially when cheaper phones are getting so good. Enter affordable flagships. Phones that...