Samsung Galaxy S8 vs iPhone 7 – Which is the Best Smartphone?

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs iPhone 7 – Which is the Best Smartphone?

…and feel. The design is the same as the one that Samsung debuted with the Galaxy S6 in 2015, but it has been tweaked by the company to make it more ergonomic friendly. Plus, the new color options that Samsung has launched the phone in further helps freshen things up. Both phones are dust and water-resistant, though the Galaxy S8 has a better IP certification than the iPhone 7. The former’s IP68 rating means that it can be submerged in up to 30min…

Here’s Why iPhone 7 Should Feature Wireless Charging

Here’s Why iPhone 7 Should Feature Wireless Charging

…nkings from J.D. Power highlight the reason Apple should look at including Wireless Charging in its next iPhone, iPhone 7. One of the key findings of the report was there was high customer interest in Wireless Charging: Customers cite “wireless charging” with the highest frequency (49%) when asked to indicate the top three features they would like on their next smartphone. “Wireless charging” is followed by “seamless voice control” and “facial rec…

Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+

Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+

…sung officially unveiled its two newest smartphones: The Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+. At first glance, the Galaxy Note 5 looks like a cross between the Galaxy Note 4 before it, and Samsung’s earlier flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. Of course, there are some differences, which might stand out for someone that’s tried either of those older handsets, and as AndroidBeat notes in the announcement article, the differences in the hardware may ma…

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 vs iPhone 6s Plus: Battle of the Best Phablets

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 vs iPhone 6s Plus: Battle of the Best Phablets

…e handset has the same design language that Samsung first debuted with the Galaxy S6 last year, but the company has made some minor changes to make it more ergonomic friendly on the Note 7. And the inclusion of a curved AMOLED display really adds to the overall design of the handset. The curved edges are also less pronounced here which makes them less of an ergonomic disaster. When compared side-by-side, the Galaxy Note 7 looks more attractive tha…

iPhone 6s Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 5: Which is the best phablet?

iPhone 6s Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 5: Which is the best phablet?

…up against Samsung’s popular phablet. Samsung Note 5 looks similar to the Galaxy S6. The front still has a familiar look and feel to it, but the metal frame with the shiny bezel, and glass back panel instead of cheap plastic that it has always been criticized for, makes it the most visually stunning device Samsung has ever made. Samsung has tweaked the designed slightly. Unlike the Galaxy S6, the back of the device is curved on both sides which m…

Samsung calls the iPhone a grandad for not featuring wireless charging in new ‘It’s Not a Phone, It’s a Galaxy’ ad

Samsung calls the iPhone a grandad for not featuring wireless charging in new ‘It’s Not a Phone, It’s a Galaxy’ ad

…a new ad showcasing the wireless charging feature on the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+ and mocking the lack of it on the iPhone. Samsung blatantly shows in the ad titled ‘It’s Not a Phone, It’s a Galaxy’ that keeping the iPhone 6 Plus on a wireless charger does nothing and calls the phone a “grand dad” in the rap. The ad was released by Samsung just a day after Apple had unveiled the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. So, it looks like the company…

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 8 To Take on Apple’s Upcoming iPhone 8

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 8 To Take on Apple’s Upcoming iPhone 8

…-Fi ac connectivity, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, Samsung Pay, GPS, USB-C with fast charging, wireless fast charging, and a 3300mAh battery. The oddly placed fingerprint scanner on the Galaxy S8 continues to remain in the same position on the Note 8 as well. The handset also features iris unlock and face unlock. The traditional Note S-Pen is also here and it has not seen any upgrade when compared to the Galaxy Note 7 from last year. This means you are stil…

New Apple Patent Reveals Continued Work on Wireless Charging

New Apple Patent Reveals Continued Work on Wireless Charging

…one, according to a new patent filing. It is trying to find a way to bring wireless charging to its devices without the limitations that come with existing solutions. Wireless charging is now commonplace in iPhone rivals, such as Samsung’s latest Galaxy devices, leading many iPhone fans to call for a similar feature. But Apple doesn’t want to adopt existing technologies like Qi because they have so many restrictions. Previous patent filings have r…

Specs Comparison: Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ vs Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

Specs Comparison: Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ vs Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

…e a 7 MP f/2.2 front shooter. Both Galaxy S8 and S8+ come equipped with Qi wireless and Fast charging. The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus support neither of those features. Galaxy S8 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat (Android 7.1 being the latest and greatest Android OS available to the public). The iPhone 7 comes with iOS 10, and can be updated to iOS 10.3. Both the S8 and S8+ are rated at IP68 water resistance. The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus get lower IP67 rating…