After one week with the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, this is my detailed review so far with a few tips and a camera showcase. Also I have embedded a few other photos above and below from the Note 8. The above shot was edited on the Note 8 using a Bixby voice assistant. I asked … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – Review 1 Week Later + Camera Showcase
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has many camera modes, including its own portrait type mode, called Live Focus. But sometimes you just want to take a quick photo as you suddenly see some incredible action. Fortunately, a double press of the power button, and holding down the on screen shutter button is a really quick … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – High Speed Camera Action Shots featuring Sophie
So 48 hours later using the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8, here is my initial review. But it is also 48 hours without my iPhone 7 Plus/Apple Watch combo. I have been incredibly used to using iOS as my main phone for over a year despite reviewing many android phones. Having used iOS and other … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review – 48 hours later – The Highs & Lows plus more camera shots
So my Samsung Galaxy Note 8 arrived yesterday and I have installed circa 120 apps and a selection of games. At the moment, the hardware is superb, but the software is a dog compared to the elegance of iOS 11 on my iPhone 7 Plus. However, I have not spent anywhere near enough time in … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – First Impressions of the Dual OIS Rear Cameras with Samples of Zoom Quality
Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 yesterday. Below are my top 5 first impressions/takeaways from this new flagship phone from Samsung. What did you think of the new Note 8?
Yesterday Apple quietly launched the iPhone 5C with only 8gb of storage at a cost of £429. Clove Technology sells the Samsung Note 3 for £433.20 which is a comparable price. In this article I am going to show how Apple has totally lost the plot by comparing the 5C to the Note 3. Of … Continue reading Has Apple lost the plot – iPhone 5C 8gb vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs Windows Phone
Phone Arena put together a post highlighting their best S Pen apps cresting a youtube video of each. If you have a compatible device it’s well worth a visit.
Just thought I would share a use for the above 3 pieces of hardware. My Note 3 is streaming music from Google Play Music. The Note 3 is connected via USB , using its USB Audio digital out connection to the Fiio E18. The Fiio E18 translates the digital signal from the Note 3 and … Continue reading Samsung Note 3, Galaxy Gear and Fiio E18 Portable USB DAC/Amp – home entertainment
Samsung seems to make a piece of tech to compete at every and any level, be it bottom end phones, mid level or top class smartphones. Not to be outshone by Apple and its iPad Mini, Samsung are very likely to release the Samsung Note 8, a 8 inch tablet. The likely specs are – … Continue reading Samsung to Take on The IPad Mini with the Galaxy Note 8
A few days ago I got to spend some time with the new Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ along with a Samsung representative. Last week I provided my initial impressions following Samsung’s launch, “Link to S8 and S8+ First Thoughts” , so now that I have seen the new phones in person have my opinions … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ – Hands on Experience
Evan Blass released information last night claiming the above is the new Samsung Galaxy S8. So whats new about the Samsung Galaxy S8. For starters there will be 2 screen sizes, 5.8 and 6.2 inches QHD Super amoled screens as there are no navigation buttons. The display will incorporate these. The aspect ratio is 18:5:9, … Continue reading This is the Samsung Galaxy S8 – and its got four massive problems – specs and more
Updated – via BBC Business News Samsung is set to axe the Note 7. Now confirmed by Samsung. Samsung went on record last night with the following statement – “We are working with relevant regulatory bodies to investigate the recently reported cases involving the Galaxy Note7. Because consumers’ safety remains our top priority, Samsung will … Continue reading This is the end of the line for the Samsung Note 7? – Updated – Samsung has axed the Note 7
Google announced the Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphone. There is no micro SD Card support so the 32gb version is not a storage size I would recommend. 128gb is the other option. In the larger XL phone, this costs a whopping £819. If this price seems familiar it is the same price as the … Continue reading Google Pixel Phone – Only £819 for 128gb and no OIS – My Thoughts (I’ll try and be polite)
Samsung has issued a global recall of its Note 7. It seems this process is still in chaos for some users plus there is a different rule for customers dependant on which country they live in. Daniel left a comment yesterday and needs your help too – “I’m a Singaporean Note 7 user and it’s … Continue reading Samsung Note 7 – The Recall Chaos and Your Help is Needed
Update – If you read my review, I wrote the following “However, despite my personal contempt towards Samsung, I will provide an honest appraisal of the phone. This is based on the assumption, that the replacement units that will arrive over the coming weeks are safe to use.” However, based on the numerous publications and … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy Note 7 – A Smoking Hot Flagship Phone – My Review – IMPORTANT UPDATE