Exploring why Samsung’s Under-Panel Camera failed to live up to the hype

Exploring why Samsung’s Under-Panel Camera failed to live up to the hype

Samsung’s Under-Panel Camera (UPC) might be one of the most overhyped and underwhelming mobile technologies in years. It debuted with the Galaxy Z Fold 3, and it’s barely getting any attention across the mobile industry, despite all the hype it generated in recent years. UPC (or UDC / Under-Display Camera) technology has been a dream … Read moreExploring why Samsung’s Under-Panel Camera failed to live up to the hype

Samsung Galaxy flagships losing to Apple’s iPhone seems inevitable

Samsung Galaxy flagships losing to Apple’s iPhone seems inevitable

Samsung’s Galaxy S22 Ultra is doing relatively well. It was the most successful Android smartphone in April, but it was the only Samsung flagship to reach the top 10. And although the Korean tech giant leads the smartphone market in terms of total shipments, Apple is the clear winner in the flagship segment. Samsung is … Read moreSamsung Galaxy flagships losing to Apple’s iPhone seems inevitable

For great cameras, you’ve got Samsung flagships. For everything else, there’s the Galaxy A53

For great cameras, you’ve got Samsung flagships. For everything else, there’s the Galaxy A53

You know where I’m going with this. If you follow the smartphone industry and know about Samsung’s recent mid-range offerings, you probably already realize that for some time, buying a Galaxy flagship has almost become a waste of money. Well, for most people, that is. The reason is simple: Samsung’s mid-range phones these days offer … Read moreFor great cameras, you’ve got Samsung flagships. For everything else, there’s the Galaxy A53

We may never know why Google Assistant took so long to reach the Galaxy Watch 4

We may never know why Google Assistant took so long to reach the Galaxy Watch 4

Last updated: May 24th, 2022 at 18:12 UTC+02:00 As most of you have heard, Google Assistant went live for the Galaxy Watch 4 series earlier this week, finally ending a waiting period of nearly one year. Better late than never is true, but we can’t help wondering why it took this long for this highly-anticipated … Read moreWe may never know why Google Assistant took so long to reach the Galaxy Watch 4

My Snapdragon Galaxy S22 Ultra’s performance has been nothing short of excellent

My Snapdragon Galaxy S22 Ultra’s performance has been nothing short of excellent

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Last updated: May 2nd, 2022 at 23:04 UTC+02:00 This year’s Exynos chipset, the first to be born from Samsung’s partnership with desktop processor and GPU maker AMD, was expected to put an end to all … Read moreMy Snapdragon Galaxy S22 Ultra’s performance has been nothing short of excellent

The perfect Galaxy S22? Snapdragon or Exynos, there’s no such thing

The perfect Galaxy S22? Snapdragon or Exynos, there’s no such thing

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Last updated: April 27th, 2022 at 00:45 UTC+02:00 Samsung has been struggling with Exynos chipsets over the past few years. Exynos variants of its high-end phones have shown slower performance and lower battery efficiency. People … Read moreThe perfect Galaxy S22? Snapdragon or Exynos, there’s no such thing

Even my Galaxy Tab S7 FE runs Samsung DeX better than my Galaxy S22+

Even my Galaxy Tab S7 FE runs Samsung DeX better than my Galaxy S22+

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. The Galaxy Tab S7 FE lives in the shadow of the more powerful Galaxy Tab S8 flagship series, but I recently found the Fan Edition tablet at a significant Easter-themed discount, so I bought one. … Read moreEven my Galaxy Tab S7 FE runs Samsung DeX better than my Galaxy S22+

Samsung should have played a part in Google’s Android 12L for tablets

Samsung should have played a part in Google’s Android 12L for tablets

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Samsung is the best Android tablet manufacturer around, but the sad reality is that, despite the powerful hardware, Android tablets lag massively behind Apple’s iPads in market share. Google, Android developers, and hardware manufacturers don’t … Read moreSamsung should have played a part in Google’s Android 12L for tablets

Samsung’s attempt at a laptop replacement tablet feels insulting

Samsung’s attempt at a laptop replacement tablet feels insulting

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. “Laptop replacement” has become a buzzword that attempts to describe and market some of the most powerful tablets around. The term arguably gained popularity after Apple released the iPad Pro 12.9, and of course, Samsung’s … Read moreSamsung’s attempt at a laptop replacement tablet feels insulting

Don’t get too excited by the Galaxy Buds 2’s brand new audio feature

Don’t get too excited by the Galaxy Buds 2’s brand new audio feature

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Last updated: April 7th, 2022 at 17:05 UTC+02:00 When Samsung launched the Galaxy Buds 2 last year, it had almost all the features of the Galaxy Buds Pro except for 360 Audio. Earlier this week, … Read moreDon’t get too excited by the Galaxy Buds 2’s brand new audio feature

Samsung’s portable projector, The Freestyle, is so tempting!

Samsung’s portable projector, The Freestyle, is so tempting!

Samsung’s The Freestyle portable projector has been on my mind ever since the company unveiled it at CES 2022. I’m still considering buying one, and although I probably won’t (for reasons I’ll explain later), I’m still fighting the urge to order this small but versatile portable projector from Samsung. It’s a portable TV that fits in … Read moreSamsung’s portable projector, The Freestyle, is so tempting!

If you don’t want an iPhone, buy a Galaxy!

If you don’t want an iPhone, buy a Galaxy!

Most U.S. smartphone customers that used to buy Google Nexus phones knew what they were signing up for, i.e., mobile devices made for Android enthusiasts who wanted access to the purest form of Google’s mobile OS for a relatively low price. Perhaps the same can be said for most Google Pixel customers today, but I … Read moreIf you don’t want an iPhone, buy a Galaxy!

It’s my second week using the Galaxy S22+ and I think I’m in love

It’s my second week using the Galaxy S22+ and I think I’m in love

The Galaxy S22+ arrived at my doorstep nearly two weeks ago. Since then, I have made peace with the absence of an S Pen and retired my Galaxy Note 10. I’ve fully transitioned to the S22+ and have been using this device as my main exclusive daily driver. Furthermore, I’m pushing the Galaxy S22+ to … Read moreIt’s my second week using the Galaxy S22+ and I think I’m in love

Upgrading from the Galaxy Note 10, I love the Galaxy S22+ design!

Upgrading from the Galaxy Note 10, I love the Galaxy S22+ design!

I love the Galaxy S22+ design! Some of you might be getting ready to call me something akin to a “sell-out” (or a sell-out) in the comment section already because that’s the nature of the beast, i.e., the internet. But hold on to your pitchforks, for now, at least! Because this is not a sponsored … Read moreUpgrading from the Galaxy Note 10, I love the Galaxy S22+ design!