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Samsung rolls out the July 2020 security update to the Galaxy S10, Galaxy Z Flip, and Galaxy A50

Samsung recently pushed out the July 2020 security patches to its flagship Galaxy S20 series. This early security patch release was possible since Google notifies Android Partners about the Android framework and Linux kernel issues listed in a particular Android Security Bulletin (ASB) at least 30 days before the public release. Now three more devices...

Samsung certification confirms a 5G Galaxy Z Flip is coming

After months of leaks and rumors, Samsung officially unveiled the Galaxy Z Flip at the Galaxy Unpacked event earlier this year in February. Unlike Samsung's flagship Galaxy S20 lineup, the Galaxy Z Flip featured last year's Snapdragon 855+ chip and it didn't include 5G support. However, over the last few weeks, there have been rumors...

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Fold 2 may be unveiled on August 5th at virtual Unpacked

With the Galaxy S20 series firmly in the rearview mirror, we've been hearing more and more about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 20 series. The latest rumors point to an "Ultra" model joining the family this year in place of the + model, and we've also seen some leaked renders of that device. Given all...

Samsung brings the May 2020 security update to the Galaxy S10, Galaxy Z Flip, and Galaxy A50

Google rolled out the May 2020 security patches today, but Samsung had already rolled out the patches for this month to the Galaxy S20, Galaxy Fold, and the Galaxy Note 10 lineup. The company has now added three more devices to that roster, as the foldable Galaxy Z Flip and the entire Galaxy S10 family...

Hole-punch battery indicator app “Energy Ring” released for the Galaxy A51/71, S10 Lite, and Z Flip

The punch hole camera cutout was a unique take on Samsung's design philosophy, and the company is embracing it quite well. This layout, formally known as Infinity-O display, was initially introduced by the Galaxy A8s, but the Galaxy S10 lineup was responsible for making it a household name. Despite having a rather polarizing review, modders...

Google Play Services for AR now supports the LG V60, Moto G8 series, Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite/Note 10 Lite, and many more

Google’s ARCore (now Google Play Services for AR) is an SDK that allows developers to add augmented reality features to apps. While it doesn’t require any specialized hardware, Google still has to work with OEMs to create custom calibration profiles for each device. Since each device has a different camera and sensor setup, getting the...

[Update: Rolling Out] Microsoft Your Phone brings RCS and cross-device copy and paste to Windows if you have the Galaxy S20 or Z Flip

 Microsoft has seemingly held a growing love for the Android platform in recent months, instigating a relationship with Samsung and integrating the company's Your Phone app into Samsung smartphones. The premise is simple - link your Samsung smartphone to your computer and share notifications, make phone calls, and more between your phone and computer. The...

Netflix officially adds dozens of Samsung Galaxy phones to the list of HD and HDR supported devices

Samsung has unleashed a bunch of new devices on the tech world in recent weeks. The Galaxy S20 series and the Galaxy Z Flip are in the hands of users around the world. One of the things people love to do on phones with big, beautiful displays is watch Netflix. In order to support playing Netflix...

[Update: India availability] Samsung Galaxy Z Flip announced with 6.7-inch foldable display, Snapdragon 855+, and more

In 2019, Samsung, Huawei, and Motorola kicked off the foldable phone craze with the Galaxy Fold, Huawei Mate X, and Motorola Razr, respectively. Each of these 3 phones approached foldable smartphone design in different ways, with Razr's arguably being the most intuitive as it's a throwback to the iconic clamshell design. The Motorola Razr's uniqueness...

Samsung’s Ultra Thin Glass scratches as easily as plastic in Galaxy Z Flip durability test

The Galaxy Z Flip was recently announced as Samsung's first clamshell foldable smartphone, and unlike with the Motorola Razr, there hasn't been a delay in getting the phone into the hands of consumers. While it's not a direct successor to the Galaxy Fold, it is a marvel of Samsung's engineering on its own right. Early...

Google helped design the Galaxy Z Flip’s Flex Mode and will allow other phone makers to have access

Clamshell devices of yesteryears are making a comeback in 2020, thanks to innovations in display technology. Following the launch of the Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X last year, Motorola showcased the all-new Moto Razr — a phone that artfully combines the design of its namesake with a foldable display. Riding on the foldable phone...

Where to watch the Samsung Unpacked Galaxy S20 unveiling live stream

Today is the big day for Samsung's first wave of flagship devices for 2020. We've been hearing about the Galaxy S20 series and the Galaxy Z Flip for weeks, but today at Unpacked, everything will finally get the stamp of "official." If you've been following along with all the leaks and rumors up until this point,...