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Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ and OnePlus 5T dominated the Indian flagship market in Q1 2018

The Indian smartphone market often differs from that of the West. Smartphone makers like Xiaomi, OnePlus, and Honor reign supreme. The occasional Samsung, Apple, Motorola, and LG device will gain somewhat significant market share as well. The premium market tells a different story though. In the first quarter of 2018, the premium smartphone market in…

This is the Samsung Galaxy S9 running on AOSP Android Oreo thanks to Project Treble

Samsung’s latest flagships, the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+, are the talk of the town. The devices are incremental upgrades over last year’s Samsung Galaxy S8 series, though they add many camera enhancements such as a variable aperture. Importantly, the Samsung Galaxy S9 devices are Samsung’s first to launch with Android 8.0 Oreo on board,…

Native Support for Iris Scanners is finally coming to Android

Biometric authentication may not be as secure as pins or passwords, but its convenience is a big selling point for many consumers. The extremely quick fingerprint scanner on the OnePlus flagships has been praised almost universally, but lately companies have been gravitating towards facial recognition technology as an alternative. For instance, there’s the OnePlus 5T and…

Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are Official: Specifications, Features, Prices, and Availability

After months of anticipation and many leaks which have spilled the beans on basically everything, Samsung has finally unveiled their new Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. Prior leaks have unveiled the design, hardware specifications, and most of the new software features, but today, Samsung finally confirmed everything during its Samsung Unpacked event at Mobile World Congress 2018…

Exclusive: Samsung will show off the Galaxy S9’s design in Augmented Reality, here’s what it looks like

Next week at Mobile World Congress 2018, Samsung will be unveiling the new Galaxy S9 and S9+. The pair of smartphones will come with a new camera, new features, updated designs, and much more. Just the other day, prolific leaker Roland Quandt outed what is basically a final set of press renders for the two devices. There probably…