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The Best Smartphone to buy in October: Apple, Samsung, OnePlus, Xiaomi, and more!

This has been a great year for smartphones so far -- conventional slab phones are all extremely polished, and foldables are coming into their own. So if you're looking to upgrade your phone, now is as good a time as any. We here at XDA test almost every smartphone on earth, so here's our expert...

Some Samsung phones can now be used as a car key, but support is limited

At its first Galaxy Unpacked event of the year, Samsung unveiled its flagship Galaxy S21 series. During the launch presentation, the company revealed that the devices would let users find and unlock Audi, BMW, Ford, and Genesis cars. The feature is now finally rolling out to users but, while it's available on a couple of...

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 vs Galaxy Z Fold 2: Samsung’s new foldable is better in many ways, but worse in two areas

Go through recent smartphone history and you'd be hard-pressed to find a phone that improved on the last generation as much as the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 upgraded from the original Fold. In fact, I personally think the Galaxy Z Fold 2 brought one of the biggest generation-to-generation hardware improvements in smartphone history. The...

Niagara Launcher adds support for foldable phones like Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 3

Niagara Launcher is often regarded as one of the best Android launchers out there. Developed by XDA Member 8bitpit and XDA Recognized Developer Maxr1998, Niagara Launcher is a breath of fresh air from the usual Pixel Launcher lookalikes flooding the Google Play Store. Instead of keeping your apps behind an app drawer, it lays out...

Best Foldable Phones: The Top Folding Smartphones that you can buy in September

The foldable smartphone has seen its fair share of supporters and detractors, with the latter mostly bemoaning their high prices and supposed fragility. Samsung’s taken a major first step in addressing those concerns with the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3, two foldables that are priced lower than previous generations and more...

One UI 3.1.1 update brings new features to older Samsung foldables

Samsung's latest foldables, the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3, launched with One UI 3.1.1. The software release packed several new features to enhance the foldable experience, including multi-active window and natural window switching support, a pinned Taskbar, the ability to customize app aspect ratio, and more. Samsung is now rolling out...

These are the Best Verizon phones in August: Samsung, Apple, Google, Motorola & more!

We're now firmly in summer 2021 which means the next smartphone release cycle is near. But if you don't want to wait, there are already plenty of excellent smartphone releases available for purchase now. If you're a Verizon customer, you have no shortage of options to choose from in the US. Whether you need a smartphone on...

These are the Best Samsung Galaxy phones in August: S21 Ultra, A52, Z Fold 3, and more!

In the world of smartphones, only Samsung can realistically compete with Apple in terms of global brand awareness and availability, as well as marketing and R&D budget. So to some people in the world, if they're not buying an iPhone, they're buying a Samsung. Because of that, Samsung is synonymous with Android for better or...

These are the Best Android Tablets in Summer 2021: Samsung, Lenovo, and more!

Android tablets have, for a long time, been a divisive issue for Android fans. Some swear by them and love the versatility of having Android running on a bigger display. Other folks absolutely hate them, thinking Android doesn't really scale well on tablets and that it's best left as a phone operating system, telling you...

Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 3 may not be an ‘Ultra’ phone, but that’s the right move

Ever since Samsung introduced the idea of a foldable phone, opinions from consumers and media have been divided on the product category. Some believe foldables are the future, while others think it's an overpriced gimmick. I've been firmly in the former camp since day one. In fact, I'm so hardcore about foldables I paid $800...

These are the best Galaxy Z Fold 2 deals in Summer 2021

Samsung's second-generation foldable phone is pretty cool. As we said in our Galaxy Z Fold 2 review, it brings several improvements over the first Fold, including a new hinge that can be stopped at any angle, a wider front screen, and a hole-punch camera design instead of a notch. There are also software optimizations, thanks...

Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 3 will reportedly be smaller than the Galaxy Z Fold 2

Samsung is expected to make some key changes to the Galaxy Z Fold 3, with improved specs and a more refined design. One of the alleged changes will be to the size of the device — which is either a good thing or bad thing depending on your preference. According to The Elec, the Galaxy Z...