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Galaxy S8 hasn’t exploded yet 50 days after launch

Galaxy S8 hasn’t exploded yet 50 days after launch

There is a saying that goes "no news is good news" and Samsung is using that adage to inspire confidence in its latest Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ flagships. The smartphones went to market on the 21st of April and in the 50 days it has been out in consumers' hands, there hasn't been any reported incidents regarding battery safety, let alone spontaneously combusting smartphones, that have plagued the ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 before it.

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Galaxy Note 8 may debut Qualcomm’s new flagship chip

Galaxy Note 8 may debut Qualcomm’s new flagship chip

Samsung's Galaxy Note series has for years been the phone-maker's launch pad for brand new hardware, and on the Galaxy Note 8 that's rumored to include a new processor. The smartphone is expected to launch later in 2017 and hopefully put to rest the flammable reputation of its ill-fated predecessor. While we've seen rumored spec lists for it, now there's word that Samsung and Qualcomm might be working together on something particularly special.

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Samsung’s vast 49-inch curved gaming monitor is probably overkill

Samsung’s vast 49-inch curved gaming monitor is probably overkill

Samsung still thinks curved displays are the future, and not just for your TV, with the company unveiling a vast curved gaming monitor using its QLED technology. The Samsung CHG90 is one of the biggest gaming-focused displays you'll find angling for a spot on your desk, a full 49-inches of extreme wide-angle. It's 32:9 aspect screen is effectively a half-height Samsung TV, in fact.

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Samsung Notebook 9 Pro and its S Pen partner launch in 2 weeks

Samsung Notebook 9 Pro and its S Pen partner launch in 2 weeks

Samsung is really bringing its S Pen back to its Windows devices. Following the 2-in-1 Galaxy Book duo, Samsung announced the Notebook 9 Pro convertible late May that not only offer better specs than the non-Pro Notebook 9 before it, it also offered stylus inside. Unlike with the Galaxy Books, Samsung isn't waiting too long to bring the laptop hybrid to market, with Notebook 9 Pro pre-orders starting this week and a launch set late June.

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Galaxy Note 8 might disappoint in one major way after all

Galaxy Note 8 might disappoint in one major way after all

Perhaps it was too soon to celebrate the Galaxy Note 8's best features. Or maybe we will still end up being pleasantly surprised. Such are the inherent risks of relying unconfirmed sources. And yet here's one more. According to Korean media, Samsung might disappoint fans for a second time this year, with the Galaxy Note 8 now said to not have a fingerprint scanner under the screen yet again.

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Samsung Gear S3 Classic LTE arrives at Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile

Samsung Gear S3 Classic LTE arrives at Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile

Back in March, Samsung announced that it was bringing LTE to the Gear S3 Classic, enabling users to access a mobile network without being tethered to their smartphone. At the time, Samsung said its upcoming wearable, aptly named the Gear S3 Classic LTE, would be launching through the three big carriers: Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile. That day has finally arrived, with the new wearable being available at each destination.

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Samsung appliance factory location tipped as South Carolina

Samsung appliance factory location tipped as South Carolina

Back in February, we heard word that Samsung was considering building an appliance factory in the United States, something reportedly planned in light of worries about import taxes being implemented by the Trump administration. A short while later, sources cropped up claiming that the appliance factory would likely be in either Alabama or South Carolina, and now an update on that has surfaced, with new sources stating that the Korean company has chosen South Carolina.

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Bixby speaker rumors spark even as voice remains absent in US

Bixby speaker rumors spark even as voice remains absent in US

As expected, Apple has just jumped on the smart speaker arena that Google, Amazon, and, soon, Microsoft already occupy. And as expected, this has started rumors that Apple’s biggest frenemy will also be joining the fray. Samsung is now believed to be aiming for a piece of that pie, with patents pointing to potential smart speaker powered by Bixby no less.

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Galaxy Note 8 release date will take on iPhone 8

Galaxy Note 8 release date will take on iPhone 8

We've already learned a lot about the Galaxy Note 8's internals through a variety of rumors, but today new reports are telling us when Samsung may be planning to launch the phone. Assuming this new rumor is correct, it shows a change in strategy for Samsung after last year. That may ultimately be a good thing considering how the Note 7 crashed and burned.

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Samsung Galaxy J 2017 series goes all out on Exynos, metal

Samsung Galaxy J 2017 series goes all out on Exynos, metal

There are murmurs that Samsung is gearing up for an all out mobile SoC war, competing with Qualcomm’s Snapdragons, Apple’s As, Huawei’s Kirin, and everything in between. And it seems that it is equipping even its foot soldiers with its Exynos weapon. Samsung has just unveiled in Europe the 2017 series of its mid-range Galaxy J line and, in addition to upping the ante as far as appearances goes, the phones have also ditched the Snapdragons in favor of the company’s own Exynos processors.

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Latest leaks show best Galaxy Note 8 features yet

Latest leaks show best Galaxy Note 8 features yet

Have the masses put the tragedy of the Galaxy Note 7 behind them far enough? Samsung does seem to think so if it’s willing to put new and still unproven features in it. Based on a new set of leaked images, the Galaxy Note 8 is poised to get some long-awaited features, including dual cameras and, perhaps more interesting, a fingerprint scanner hiding beneath the screen.

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Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) appears on Amazon ahead of launch

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) appears on Amazon ahead of launch

All rumors thus far point toward the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) model launching some time this month (June 22 is one possible date), but as of now the phone remains unofficial. That may change sooner than anticipated, however, as an Amazon listing for the phone just recently went live early, showing off what are presumably official photos of the budget smartphone, as well as a curious date: June 5 (that's today).

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