• Netflix adds Samsung Galaxy Note 9, LG V35, Honor 10, more to the HD and HDR lists

    4 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Netflix started with just a few smartphones on the list of HD and HDR support lists, but kept adding more in the last year or so. Today, a massive wave of smartphones and tablets have been added to the lists, and the first thing that comes to mind is that no Nokia handsets are among them.
    But let's start with the HDR list, which contains five new devices: Honor 10, LG G7, LG V35, Samsung Galaxy Tab S4, and Samsung Galaxy Note 9.
    On the other hand, the HD support list contains a lot more devices, but that's partly because all of the above are included as well. Long story short, here ...
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  • Galaxy Note 9 vs. iPhone X: Battle of the $1000 flagships

    Galaxy Note 9 vs. iPhone X: Battle of the $1000 flagships

    4 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Samsung's just announced the latest version of its biggest, most expensive phone in the Galaxy Note 9, and if you thought this new kid on the block would just step in and be king of the high-end smartphone community without proving itself, you were WRONG. It just so happens we know another $1000+ phone that might have something to say about it: the iPhone X. Easy now, iPhone..easy. You'll get your turn. While we sort things out between the two of them, we figured we'd give you an in-depth first look at this match up.
    Design and Display
    Between the iPhone X and the Galaxy Note 9, the...
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  • YouTube Now Recommends Which Devices Are Best For Video Playback

    YouTube Now Recommends Which Devices Are Best For Video Playback

    4 monthes ago - By Ubergizmo

    Earlier today Samsung unveiled their latest flagship handset in the form of the Galaxy Note 9. During the announcement, Samsung also made an interesting note which was that the Note 9 is a “YouTube Signature Device”. This is actually part of a new program that YouTube has launched in which it basically certifies a handset as being ideal for watching YouTube videos on. Dubbed the YouTube Device Report , YouTube says, “With a Signature Device, you can enjoy vivid HDR videos, immersive 360° video, and fast video load times - all while using less bandwidth. To qualify as a Signature Device, a...
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  • Investors react to Galaxy Note 9 unveiling: Apple shares up, Samsung shares down

    Investors react to Galaxy Note 9 unveiling: Apple shares up, Samsung shares down

    4 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    So now that the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been unveiled, what are investors saying about the new phone? Do they perceive Sammy's latest Note model as a threat to the Apple iPhone X? Apparently, those who put their money at risk in the stock market are saying that the new Galaxy Note 9 is no threat to Apple's highest priced and most premium handset.
    During the regular U.S. trading day , shares of Apple set a new 52-week high of $209.78 before closing at $208.88 for a gain of 1.6% on the day. Interestingly, Apple traded at $209.50 ...
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  • Samsung Galaxy Watch hands-on: The new standard in smartwatches?

    Samsung Galaxy Watch hands-on: The new standard in smartwatches?

    4 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Today Samsung held their 2018 Unpacked event, and, as anticipated, the Galaxy Note 9 was announced in all its glory. What we didn't see coming, but genuinely hoped for is the announcement of a proper successor to the Galaxy Gear S3 - the newly, more simply put Galaxy Watch. We got some time with this new device and, really, we'd be bad people to not share that experience with you. So, here you go!
    Design and Display
    The Samsung Galaxy Watch is a more refined looking piece of hardware than the Gear S3, much like the Samsung Gear Sport, which was introduced last year around ...
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  • Samsung gives preview of upcoming Galaxy Home

    4 monthes ago - By Android Community

    It's not a surprise anymore that Samsung will have a surprise or two up their sleeves when they make their major announcements for products. This is much needed since we're all aware of their financial challenges this 2018 given their lackluster sales for the Galaxy S9. At the unpacked event to launch the Galaxy Note...
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  • The best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 pre-order prices in Australia compared

    The best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 pre-order prices in Australia compared

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    Samsung's latest monolith of a phablet has officially been unveiled, and we've now got the lowdown on what makes the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 special. The Note 9 has been announced in two different colours - Ocean Blue and Midnight Black - as well as two configurations, one with 128GB of onboard storage for $1,499 , and the other with an unprecedented 512GB of storage for $1,799. With prices like this, it seems that Samsung is going for the throat of the iPhone X , but is this work-meets-play powerhouse enough to sway Apple die-hards? And does this generation of the Note offer enough promise...
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