Samsung Galaxy S8 rumors have been all over the place, and some of them are pretty fascinating. No, we're not talking about the one where the internal model designations might be skipping a number.
No, we're thinking more along the lines of bigger displays - 5.7" and 6.2" in the S-series. Now, where does that leave the Note (as there will be another Note according to that same model naming rumor), we can't know, but we'll find out in due time.
A Samsung Assistant is in the works as well - you can't not have one, it seems, now that Apple and Google are fighting over which will offer the better AI. Samsung might.
A few Nokia phones surfaced this week. Two of those - the Lumia 1030 and 750 never got to see the light of day, unfortunately for every fan of the Finnish brand. But these folks now have something to look for and it's almost tangible - a metal phone casing with 'Nokia' prominently stamped on it is a promise we're all eager to see delivered upon.
In other news, HTC announced the Bolt in the US, Lenovo launched the Moto M in China, and a Snapdragon 821-powered OnePlus 3T is coming on November 15. Oh, and a Jet White iPhone 7 sounds like the most logical next step after the Jet Black one.
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Samsung should start assembling the first test Galaxy S8 units in January, second trials to begin February.
The display size of the Galaxy S8 models has been increased to 5.7-inch and 6.2-inch, respectively.
The Galaxy S8 won't have a 4K screen but may have an AI button. Rumors warn of April delay.
"The new AI platform will enable [users] to order (or do) things directly without going through separate applications," the company says.
@evleaks has confirmed the already-rumored SM-G950 and SM-G955 model numbers for the upcoming Galaxy S8 flagships.
Samsung issued an open letter of apology to all customers hurt by the Galaxy Note7 failure.
It will probably by a Galaxy S7 or S7 edge variant, aimed at the company's female user base.
We missed out on a seriously good camera and a middling mid-ranger.
Renders of the same device show that there will be at least two versions.
Google may throw a wrench in Qualcomm's plans if it mandates USB Type-C phones use Power Delivery.
Priced at around $295.
Comes in 5.2-inch and 5.5-inch variants.
There are a few things keeping this from being a "Google-free" alternative to the Pixel XL.
Jet White sounds a nice addition to the Jet Black, but is it coming with these iPhones or the next ones?
The Android 7-based ROM is however still under heavy development and a while away from release.
This follows a similar experiment carried out with Marshmallow and the Z3 series last year.
Sales started at 10:00 and the clock barely managed to reach 10:01 before stock ran out.
The handset is apparently going to be released next year.
The handset runs Android Nougat version 7.1.
OnePlus is already rumored to launch an SD821-powered phone - dubbed OnePlus 3T - this month.
The new flagship smartphone will be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 821 chipset.
Samsung is finally getting ready to release the Gear S3 smartwatch which it announced back at IFA at the end of August. Or rather, smartwatches, since we're dealing with two models here - the Gear S3 ...
Sales kick off in China on November 11.
While there are many cars that support it, Android Auto isnít really available to everyone unless you buy a shiny new car or replace your head unit with one that supports platform.
If lumia series comes with google android, the lumia 1030 and 750 will see the day light. The 1030 even would easily beat samsung flagship in sales
I just wish they(samsung) would out note series alongside S line as most internals are the same and having that for full price half year later is not very great. Now more than ever with rival from microsoft many expect to come soon(in few months time...