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Everything you need to know about Samsung Pay in 2021

Samsung has, over the years, launched a gigantic repertoire of their own in-house services. We have Bixby, which is Samsung's own AI assistant that's present in a number of their devices, including smart speakers, smartphones, and even home appliances, And then we also have things like Samsung Knox, a set of security features built into...

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 gets updated to Android 11 with One UI 3.0

Back in November last year, Samsung announced the One UI 3.0 beta program for Galaxy Z Fold 2 users in its home country of South Korea. Following that, the company rolled out the beta build based on Android 11 through the Samsung Members app. The Korean OEM had promised to bring the stable version of...

XDA Awards – The Best Tech of 2020

Despite all the notable events this year, 2020 has been incredible for consumer tech, and more specifically, smartphones. A lot of companies went all out with their devices, flooding the market with great options catering to a wide variety of needs and wants. We at XDA have used a lot of these gadgets throughout the...

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2, Note 10, and XCover Pro receive new updates with December 2020 security patches

Samsung hasn't had the best track record of pushing monthly security updates to its devices in the past. However, the company has been doing a terrific job over the last few months. Samsung's update schedule has improved to the extent that it's now pushing the latest Android security patches to some of its devices even...

One UI 3.0 beta begins rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 in Korea

2020 has been one of the greatest years for Samsung foldables. The latest iteration of the Galaxy Fold lineup turned out better than the first generation model, and the Korean OEM received mostly positive feedback on the Galaxy Z Flip. More importantly for us, the software update part isn't being ignored. The addition of the...

Samsung to expand One UI 3.0 beta to Galaxy Z Fold 2, Z Flip 5G, S10, and Note 10 series

After rolling out One UI 3.0 public beta builds for the Galaxy S20 series early last month, Samsung extended the One UI 3.0 beta program to the Galaxy Note 20 series. While these devices are yet to receive their first stable One UI 3.0 build based on Android 11, Samsung has now announced that it...

Samsung unveils larger version of Galaxy Z Fold 2 for China

It was just a few months ago when Samsung released the Galaxy Z Fold 2, and already there’s a sequel — sort of. The company is launching a new device called the Samsung W21 5G in China, and it’s essentially the Galaxy Z Fold 2, but slightly taller. The Samsung W21 is nearly identical to the...

Samsung rolls out the November 2020 security update to the Galaxy Z Fold 2

Besides Google’s generic Android Security Bulletin (ASB), Samsung also maintains a separate bulletin for assessing the impact of any actual or potential security vulnerability in the context of their ecosystem. A quick look at Samsung’s Mobile Security portal reveals all the disclosed security vulnerabilities affecting closed-source vendor components, the underlying Linux kernel in Android, and...

The iPhone 12’s new MagSafe wireless charger works with some Android devices

Apple this month held a digital event to announce four new iPhone models, including the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. As part of the announcement, Apple introduced a new MagSafe charger – alongside other MagSafe accessories – which the company says is an improvement over traditional Qi wireless charging mats. Featuring an array...

[Update: Rolling out] Samsung brings Galaxy Z Fold 2 features to Galaxy Fold in new update

Samsung is rolling out an update that will bring the latest features from the Galaxy Z Fold 2 to the original Galaxy Fold, including new productivity capabilities and camera experiences. Previously, Samsung updated its original foldable to Android 10 with One UI 2.1. One of the biggest new features in the update is App Pair, which...

Vivo V20 Pro Selfie Camera Tests: Justified Marketing Hype!

Between Instagram and TikTok, it seems like most young people these days really enjoy taking photos and videos of themselves. And so it's surprising that Vivo is the only brand with a phone line whose entire shtick is catering to the selfie generation. Ever since the Vivo V5 in early 2017, which was billed as...

Royole FlexPai 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2: Battle of the Foldables

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 has garnered plenty of praise lately, but it's not the only big-screen foldable in town. Royole, the company behind the very first commercially released foldable called the Royole FlexPai, is back with a sequel device of its own too, FlexPai 2. Since I have both devices on me right...