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Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4: Everything we know so far about Samsung’s next flagship foldable

Samsung was one of the first manufacturers to enter the foldable space in 2019 with the original Galaxy Fold. It wasn't the most flamboyant entry with plenty of catastrophic display failures, but it's safe to say that the Galaxy Fold lineup has progressed remarkably well. With hardly any competitors in sight and few flimsy foldable...

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4: Everything we know so far about Samsung’s next clamshell foldable

For many, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 was the first foldable they could put their money on. In fact, XDA's Content Chief Nirave was so impressed with the Galaxy Z Flip 3 that he ended up buying two of them. It's the first foldable flagship that felt like it was made for the mainstream...

These are the best Samsung Galaxy S22 thin cases to buy in 2022

The Galaxy S22 is officially here, and just like the last year, Samsung is giving us three options to choose from. For those who prefer smaller, more pocketable phones, the Galaxy S22 is the perfect option. If you want to pick one up, do check out the best Galaxy S22 series deals. Featuring a 6.1-inch...

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G vs OnePlus Nord N200: Which one’s better?

Samsung's Galaxy A-series phones have gained a lot of popularity over the years in the budget space. The Galaxy A53 5G is one of our top picks in the mid-tier price range, especially in the United States where it doesn't have too many competitors. OnePlus has a couple of capable mid-tier smartphones in the US...

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE vs Apple iPhone 13: Which phone offers more value?

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE may not have left a lasting impression on most people as its predecessor the Galaxy S20 FE did, but there's no denying that it's still an all-around great phone with some powerful internals. It offers a good set of specs at an accessible price, but it's not without its flaws....

OnePlus 10 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S22: Did OnePlus finally beat Samsung?

OnePlus has established itself as a brand capable of making great phones that are serious alternatives to mainstream flagships. The OnePlus 10 Pro earns its keep with a laundry list of top-of-the-line specs with only a handful of notable compromises. The 10 Pro's $899 price tag also makes more sense than last year's OnePlus 9...

For the next two weeks, Samsung will repair your phone’s cracked screen for just $50

During its quarterly Discover Samsung event, Samsung is offering up to 80% off on screen repairs for select devices. The promotion is open for US residents from now until June 27, and it requires you to use Samsung's mail-in service for the repair. If you're a US resident with a fairly recent Samsung Galaxy smartphone...

The next One UI stable release might be based on Android 12L

Samsung seems to be gearing up to release new One UI builds based on Android 12L for its devices. The company has recently pushed a new update for its One Hand Operation+ Good Lock module through the Galaxy Store, and its changelog reveals that the latest release supports One UI 4.1.1 based on Android 12L. Although...

Samsung is reportedly doubling the charging speed on the Galaxy Watch 5 series

I've been using the Galaxy Watch 4 regularly for about six months. In that time, I haven't faced any significant issues with the smartwatch. But, there's one thing that I absolutely don't like about it -- its slow charging speed. I've tried several workarounds to get the watch to charge faster, but with limited success....

How to migrate your WhatsApp data from iPhone to Android

WhatsApp is one of the most widely used instant messaging services all over the world. While it has improved over the years with new features and additions, one major caveat was the inability to transfer chats across platforms. WhatsApp does offer backup and restore functionality but it only works when switching from one Android to...

Samsung Galaxy S22 vs Samsung Galaxy S21 FE: Is the 2022 flagship worth the $100 premium?

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE is an excellent phone that offers reliable performance, a large and vivid display, a good set of cameras, and the company's promise of three major Android OS updates. But we also mentioned in our review that it might be worth waiting for the Galaxy S22 series as a potentially better...

TWRP adds support for the OnePlus Nord 2, Motorola Moto G40 Fusion, and Moto G60

The Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP for short) is an essential tool for Android enthusiasts who wish to tinker with aftermarket software on their devices. With this custom recovery solution, you can flash new custom ROMs, take full data backups, modify protected files, and open new avenues of device customizations. Last month we saw the...