It is understandable that when it comes to pushing out Android updates, most handset makers limit their devices to one or two generations worth of updates. This is because most companies would much rather customers upgrade their devices to the latest model. If you’re the owner of the Samsung Galaxy S7 This is based on an updated page on the WiFi Alliance’s website where the company has updated the Galaxy S7’s listing to show support for the handset running Android 9.0 Pie. Now before you get too excited, XDA points out that Samsung’s FOTA testbed (which is where Samsung uploads build numbers to show software that they are testing) does not reflect these changes. What this means is that Samsung could simply be exploring the idea of maybe bringing Android 9.0 Pie to the Galaxy S7 but it might not necessarily be a done deal. If this is true, it could be good news for those who are still holding onto their phone. There is no mention of the Galaxy S7 Edge, but we … [Read more...] about Could Android 9.0 Pie be headed for the Samsung Galaxy S7?
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Article Contents1 Specs2 Video review3 Hardware - how's it held up?4 Display5 Software and performance6 Battery life7 Camera8 Conclusion When the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge launched in March of last year, they received fantastic reviews. Everyone, including the notoriously-critical David, raved about their fantastic AMOLED displays, water resistance, more grown-up software, excellent cameras, and so much more. Virtually any and all niggles that the Galaxy S6 warranted were fixed in the latest iteration. The S7 edge, in particular, received extraordinarily high praise for its gorgeous curved screen and excellent battery life. However, Samsung devices aren't exactly well known for holding up well over time. With the highly-anticipated Galaxy S8 launch rapidly approaching, it's time to take a look at how the Galaxy S7 edge is doing, one year after its debut. Specs Screen 5.5" 1440p, AMOLED CPU Snapdragon 820 RAM 4GB Storage 32GB Camera 12MP f/1.7 … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S7 edge long-term review: A home run for most, but not for all
Woot has the refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7 on sale for $139.99 today only. The promotion includes the gold and black models with 32GB of on-board storage. While there may be some cosmetic blemishes, all of the phones in the sale are fully functional and come with a 90-day Woot warranty. The phones were originally made for Sprint but are compatible with most U.S. CDMA and GSM networks. The S7 features a 12MP rear camera and 5MP front camera so you can capture a nice shot wherever you go. It has a 5.1-inch display and also has the ability to add a microSD card of up to 200GB for additional room on top of the built-in 32GB. It has 4GB RAM along with support for Qi wireless chargers so you won't even have to plug your phone in to charge it anymore if you don't want to. Refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7 models regularly sell for around $180 at Amazon these days and can go for over $300 brand new. This deal is only available at Woot until the end of the day or until sold out. Don't forget to use … [Read more...] about Get your hands on a refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7 for just $140 today only
Woot has a number of refurbished Samsung smartphones on sale for today only. The promotion includes 2016's Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge with prices starting at $140, as well as the even more affordable Samsung Galaxy S6 at just $100. While there may be some cosmetic blemishes, all of the phones in the sale are fully functional, are unlocked, and come with a 90-day Woot warranty. Both of the S7 devices feature a 12MP rear camera and 5MP front camera so you can capture a nice shot wherever you go. The S7 has a 5.1-inch display and the S7 edge is slightly larger with its 5.5-inch display that curves off at the, uh, edges. They also feature 32GB of storage with the ability to add a microSD card of up to 200GB for additional room. They both have 4GB RAM along with being compatible with Qi wireless chargers so you won't even have to plug your phone in to charge it anymore if you don't want to. The battery on the $180 S7 edge is a bit bigger than the S7's, and that slightly larger edge … [Read more...] about Get your hands on a refurbished Samsung smartphone from $100, including the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge
Verizon is pushing a batch of pre-Xmas updates to some of its not-so-new phones. The Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, and LG V30 are all getting new software as I type this. The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are only getting the November Android security patch, so that’s nothing exciting. Builds G930VVRS8CRK2 and G935VVRS8CRK2 should be rolling out any minute now. As for the the V30, well, it’s actually getting new stuff. Build VS99620g includes camera improvements, like portrait mode and a flash jump cut GIF maker. The update also brings new always-on display designs. To check for each update, head into Settings>System updates. // Verizon   … [Read more...] about Verizon Updates Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, LG V30