Had a Samsung Galaxy S9 and switched over to the Pixel 3. Couldn't stand all the duplicate and unused apps that you couldn't uninstall or disable on the Samsung phone, and the zillions of settings that appeared in multiple places in the Settings app. I mean, Bixby, come on Samsung. For any given Google app, Samsung will do their own version, and not let you remove it from the phone if you prefer... … [Read more...] about From the forums: Should you buy the Pixel 3 or Galaxy S9?
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You've heard us say a few times here on Android Central that the Pixel 3 is one of the best Android phones you can buy this year, and while that point absolutely holds true, we need to consider for a second that there are a lot of other fantastic handsets that are also on the market. More specifically, the Pixel 2. The Pixel 2 was one of 2017's best phones, and while the Pixel 3 is an overall improvement over its predecessor, they do have a lot in common. If you're still holding onto the Pixel 2, is the new Pixel 3 really worth upgrading to? This is what the AC forum community thinks: What do you think? Is it worth upgrading to the Pixel 3 from the Pixel 2? Join the conversation in the forums! … [Read more...] about From the forums: Is the Pixel 3 worth upgrading to from the Pixel 2?
If you're looking to buy a large smartphone this year, one of our first recommendations is the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. Its unrelenting power, gorgeous display, and better-than-ever S Pen make it a joy to use, and to not much surprise, a lot of our AC forum members have decided to pick one up. Even though the Note 9 isn't that old, Huawei's new Mate 20 Pro is starting to entice at least one owner into switching. Here's how the community responded. What do you think? If you've got the Note 9, should you leave it for the Mate 20 Pro? Join the conversation in the forums! … [Read more...] about From the forums: Should you switch to the Huawei Mate 20 Pro from the Note 9?
If you're looking to buy a large Android smartphone, two of your best options right now are the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy S9+. Both of these devices have proven to be some of the best the year has to offer, and when stacked next to each other, it can be difficult to decide which one you should buy. This is a topic our AC forum members have been rather talkative about as of late, and without further ado, here's what they've got to say on the matter. What say you? Should you buy the Galaxy Note 9 or Galaxy S9+? Join the conversation in the forums! This post may contain affiliate links. See our disclosure policy for more details. … [Read more...] about From the forums: Should you buy the Galaxy Note 9 or S9+?
This past Friday, Samsung officially launched the Galaxy Note 9. We've already praised the phone quite a lot in our full review, and while the Note 9 does bring a lot of strong suits to the table, there's no denying its similarities to past Samsung phones — most notably, the Galaxy S9+. The Note 9 and S9+ have very similar designs, nearly identical camera packages, the same processor, and an identical software experience. With all those similarities in mind, why would any S9+ owner consider upgrading to the Note 9? According to the AC forums, there are some reasons you may still want to upgrade. What say you? Are you upgrading to the Note 9 from the Galaxy S9+? Join the conversation in the forums! … [Read more...] about From the forums: Are you upgrading to the Note 9 from the Galaxy S9+?