Tag: Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Deal: Best Buy offers refurbished Pixel 2 XL, Galaxy S9, and more on sale

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Google Pixel 3 XL are great smartphones, but they also cost a pretty penny. That is where refurbished devices come in and end up costing less than their new counterparts. It gets even better when those refurbished devices are on sale, which is what Best Buy is currently offering. […]

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Best Samsung phones you can buy right now – flagship, mid-range and budget models

Samsung is without a doubt the biggest name in the Android world, and if you are considering purchasing a new phone, logic dictates you may be looking to pick up a phone made by the Korean giant. However, while it might be easy to just say “get a Note or the latest Galaxy S,” Samsung’s line-up […]

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Deal: Buy any Samsung flagship smartphone from 2018 at Best Buy, get a free Samsung TV

With Best Buy set to exclusively offer the Cloud Silver variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 starting October 5 and the Midnight Black variant a week later, the retailer also announced it will offer a free Samsung TV to would-be buyers. Anyone who buys and activates a Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9 Plus, or Galaxy […]

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iPhone XS Max 256GB materials cost $443, phone retails for $1,249

A recent teardown estimates the Apple iPhone XS Max materials cost $443. This would be around $50 more than last year’s iPhone X components, though the new handset retails for $250 more. Samsung’s Galaxy S9 Plus components are estimated at $379, and it went on sale for $720. Apple’s latest and most premium smartphone, the 256GB […]

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First screenshots, now video: Here’s Android Pie on the Galaxy S9

A new video has emerged showing off Android Pie on the Samsung Galaxy S9. The footage takes a look at the Samsung Experience 10.0 UI’s core menus and features. It’s based on a leaked firmware build and elements may change before the software’s official release. We recently wrote about some Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus Android […]

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Here’s our first look at Android Pie on the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

As with most manufacturers, Samsung typically takes months to bring the latest version of Android to its flagships. Despite this and the fact that Samsung hasn’t announced when it plans to make the firmware upgrade available, XDA-Developers was able to use a tool called Firmware.Science to install Samsung Experience 10.0 based on Android 9 Pie onto the Galaxy […]

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Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus problems and how to fix them

Samsung upped its flagship game and kicked off 2018 with the S9 and S9 Plus, what many consider two of the best Android smartphones out there. The company’s latest high-end offerings further refine the already great features of their predecessors, taking elements like the design, display, performance, and photography to a whole new level. However, […]

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Best phones with NFC — what are your options?

NFC stands for Near Field Communication and lets you quickly share various files with other mobile devices, make payments via services like Google Pay, and more. Most high-end smartphones have NFC on board these days, while the same can’t be said for mid-range and budget handset. If you’re in the market for an NFC-enabled smartphone, […]

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Deal: Get a Galaxy S9 Plus with a Chromebook 3 for less than the cost of a Note 9

Samsung launched the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 yesterday, and it looks to be an amazing piece of hardware. But that amazing hardware comes at an incredibly steep price: $999 for the base model with 128GB of storage and 6GB of RAM, or a whopping $1,249 for the 512GB/8GB model. Ouch. I don’t know about you, […]

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Deal: Save up to $350 on Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy Note 8 at Best Buy

The Galaxy S9 hasn’t exactly been the sales performer Samsung was hoping for, so we’re not too surprised to see the 2018 flagships receive hefty discounts via Best Buy (h/t: Droid Life). The 2018 devices aren’t the only Samsung flagships on sale either, as the Galaxy Note 8 is also getting in on the action. […]

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OnePlus 6 camera shootout results!

We put the OnePlus 6 in an all-out camera camera battle against its biggest competitors, the Google Pixel 2 XL, Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, iPhone X. Editor’s Pick OnePlus 6 camera shootout (and a giveaway!) The OnePlus 6 has quickly become the company’s fastest selling smartphone with over a million units sold in the first 22 […]

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Samsung Galaxy S9 gets 480fps mode, but you should stick to 240fps or 960fps

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus’ latest update includes a new 480fps super slow-motion mode. The new mode replaces the existing 960fps option for manual mode, though 960fps is still available in automatic mode. The update also includes the July security patch and stabilizes AR Emoji. Even though the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 […]

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OnePlus 6 camera shootout (and a giveaway!)

The OnePlus 6 has quickly become the company’s fastest selling smartphone with over a million units sold in the first 22 days. In good Android Authority fashion, we’re pitting the OnePlus 6 against its main competitors. How do the phone’s photos stack up against those of the Google Pixel 2 XL, Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, and […]

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Deal: International Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus factory unlocked for $612, free shipping

We’ve already covered the massive eBay promotion going on today, but this Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus deal deserves special mention. For today only. you can get the latest Samsung flagship (the bestselling Android phone of the year so far) for only $612, and that includes free shipping. This is a brand new device, not refurbished, […]

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