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Leaked: Alleged images of Samsung Galaxy S10 variants

Jan 21, 2019 - 12:01 PM

The S10E, S10, and S10+ are expected to be officially unveiled next month

Screenshot from Evan Blass/Twitter

Next Samsung flagship to be unveiled February 20

Jan 14, 2019 - 1:26 PM

Three variants of the S10 are expected and possibly, Samsung's foldable Galaxy X phone

Screenshot from Samsung

Rumor mill: A 1TB Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus may be coming

Dec 14, 2018 - 3:22 PM

It will reportedly be priced at around $1,760

SAMSUNG. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Samsung kills headphone jack in its new phone, a first for the company

Dec 12, 2018 - 2:06 PM

It's also the first Samsung phone to have the Infinity-O display

Photo from Samsung China

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: Peak Infinity Display

Dec 04, 2018 - 11:55 AM

The Note 9 will likely be the last to sport this design before the S10 introduces a new form in early 2019

All photos by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Samsung's foldable phone to cost $1,770, slated for March 2019 – report

Nov 13, 2018 - 1:10 PM

The device will be called the Galaxy F, according to South Korea's Yonhap News Agency

Samsung is making its own smart speaker, the Galaxy Home

Aug 11, 2018 - 8:45 AM

One hundred sixty Samsung Galaxy Home speakers powered the audio of the Samsung Unpacked presentation, the company says

HOME INVASION. Samsung wants to be a bigger part of the home as it forays into the smart speaker market. Photo from Samsung

First impressions: Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Aug 10, 2018 - 4:43 PM

The new Note tops out at a whopping P75,990 for the 512GB version

'Fortnite' beta now available on Samsung Galaxy S, Note phones

Aug 10, 2018 - 2:30 PM

The much-awaited battle royale title finally steps foot on Android

FORTNITE ANDROID. The hit battle royale game comes to Android. Screenshot from Epic Games

Duterte meets PDP-Laban, Samsung Note 9, sun-skimming spacecraft | Midday wRap

Aug 10, 2018 - 1:26 PM

Watch Rappler’s midday newscast with Jee Geronimo

Samsung shows off the Galaxy Note 9

Aug 09, 2018 - 11:30 PM

Its S-Pen now has remote control functions

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 promotional video leaks ahead of launch

Aug 06, 2018 - 8:26 PM

Its storage will be expandable up to 1 terabyte, according to the video

NOTE 9. Days before the reveal, the new Samsung flagship leaks in what appears to be a promotional video. Screenshot from Ben Schoon/Twitter

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to be revealed August 9

Jun 28, 2018 - 10:02 AM

Samsung has announced the date for its next 'Unpacked' event

STYLUS. Samsung's S-Pen appears in a gold/yellow color in their teaser for the next Note phone. Screenshot from Samsung/Youtube

Midrange Samsung Galaxy A6 priced at P16,490

May 23, 2018 - 3:35 PM

The larger A6+ will retail for P22,990. Both models arrive in stores on June 18

A6. Samsung's "Infinity Display" comes to its cheaper phones with the release of the A6 and A6+. All photos from Samsung.

Samsung Galaxy S9 has faster download speeds than the iPhone X – report

May 16, 2018 - 2:02 PM

Samsung is now calling its current flagships the 'fastest phones ever'

SPEED TESTING. A Samsung Galaxy S9 performing an Ookla speed test. Image from Samsung.

What makes the Google Pixel 2 XL better than the Galaxy S9+

Apr 05, 2018 - 10:08 AM

Smarter software presents itself in every corner of the Pixel 2 experience, from its voice assistant to its camera to the way it identifies an incoming call from a number you’ve never seen before

#ThewRap: Videos to watch this week, February 26 - March 4, 2017

Mar 04, 2018 - 11:49 AM

Must-watch videos from this week

Aquino in Dengvaxia hearing, People Power anniversary, Samsung Galaxy S9 | Midday wRap

Feb 26, 2018 - 12:55 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Specs, price: The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

Feb 26, 2018 - 3:18 AM

Check here for a listing of the product specifications and features of Samsung's Galaxy S9

SAMSUNG GALAXY S9. Will you be grabbing one? Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Samsung unveils Galaxy S9, announces starting price of P45,990

Feb 26, 2018 - 1:02 AM

Samsung shows off the new Galaxy S9 in the Philippines alongside its global launch at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain

GALAXY S9. While physically identical to the S8, the S9 carries various improvements such as a variable aperture feature and 960 frames-per-second slow-mo video capture ability. Screenshot from Rappler video

LIVE: Galaxy S9 and S9+ unveiling at Samsung Unpacked

Feb 25, 2018 - 11:55 PM

Watch Samsung show the world its new flagship at 1 am, Monday, February 26, Manila time

UNPACKED. Screenshot from Samsung official website

Alleged official Galaxy S9 video accidentally leaks before reveal

Feb 25, 2018 - 9:10 PM

Android tech blog 9to5Google reports that Samsung accidentally uploaded the alleged launch video that touts its next flagship as 'the perfect phone for business'

S9 SILHOUETTE. An alleged official S9 video leaks a day before the official reveal. Screenshot from Slashleaks/YouTube

Samsung set to launch new flagship smartphones

Feb 21, 2018 - 7:45 PM

Samsung's launch is on Monday, February 26, PH time

Screenshot from Samsung/Twitter

The Samsung Galaxy S9: Expected specs and features

Feb 21, 2018 - 2:06 PM

Samsung’s latest flagship will reportedly have an F/1.5 camera, with the Plus version sporting dual rear cameras

GALAXY S9. Images of what is supposedly Samsung's newest flagship has been seen on prominent leaker Evan Blass' Twitter page. Photos from Evan Blass/@evleaks/Twitter

Samsung Galaxy S9's price to hover at £739, roughly P54,400 – report

Feb 19, 2018 - 4:26 PM

An online report points to a UK launch price that's £50 more expensive than the Galaxy S8's

Photo from Samsung/Twitter

More Galaxy S9 details surface as Redditor allegedly gets hands on a unit

Feb 18, 2018 - 2:19 PM

One anonymous Redditor has gotten some hands-on time with the Samsung Galaxy S9 and is spilling the beans

S8. A view of the Samsung Galaxy S8 at its Samsung launch event, March 29, 2017 in New York City. Photo by Drew Angerer/AFP

Leaked images of DeX Pad confirms headphone jack for S9

Feb 10, 2018 - 2:39 PM

Images of the dock accessory that turns the phone to a touchpad shows the Samsung’s soon-to-be released flagship retaining the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack

AUDIO JACK. Leaker Evan Blass' image shows the S9's audio jack. Screenshot from @evleaks/Twitter

Samsung Galaxy A8 impressions: For those who've always wanted the S8

Feb 03, 2018 - 6:14 PM

Solid, but theoretically, you could also just save up a little more for the S8

GALAXY A8. Samsung's new premium phone takes some of the S8's features and wraps them up in a slightly more affordable package. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Samsung sets Galaxy S9 reveal for February 25

Jan 25, 2018 - 4:35 PM

How does Samsung plan to build on the Samsung Galaxy S8's success?

Screenshot from Samsung Twitter page

LOOK: The Samsung Galaxy S8 in burgundy red

Nov 29, 2017 - 6:24 PM

Check out the S8's new colorway

All photos from Samsung

Samsung to show off Galaxy S9, S9+ in January 2018 – report

Nov 23, 2017 - 5:29 PM

Codenamed Star 1 and Star 2, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ will reportedly have some upgraded specs and will still get the full March announcement treatment from Samsung

NEW GALAXIES. A Samsung logo is displayed in a mall beneath the company's headquarters in the Gangnam district of Seoul on October 12, 2016. File photo by Ed Jones/AFP

Remade Galaxy Note 7, the Note FE, now in PH for P32,990

Nov 09, 2017 - 7:23 PM

Samsung re-releases the Note 7 in the Philippines, utilizing Note 7 components and a smaller battery

New Samsung ad mocks iPhone and its history of launches

Nov 06, 2017 - 5:20 PM

The minute-long ad features a young man growing slowly dissatisfied with the iPhone as he gets older

A CHOICE. A man makes the switch from iOS to Android using a Samsung phone. Screen shot from YouTube video

Samsung Galaxy Note8 resmi diluncurkan!

Sep 26, 2017 - 9:02 AM

Samsung Electronics Indonesia kembali menjadi unggulan dalam pasar ponsel pintar dengan mengeluarkan Galaxy Note8

NOTE8. Publik sudah bisa membeli Samsung Galaxy Note8 mulai 29 September mendatang. Foto dari Samsung Electronics Indonesia

Huawei takes aim at Samsung Note 8 with #beyondthegalaxy posts

Aug 25, 2017 - 1:56 PM

One tweet says Welcome to the Dual Camera Family – a possible reference to Samsung s first dual cam phone the Galaxy Note 8

#BEYONDTHEGALAXY. The hashtag appears below the upcoming Mate 10 (far right), a reference to Samsung's Galaxy phones. Image from Huawei Australia/Twitter

Specs and features: Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Aug 24, 2017 - 10:16 AM

Samsung joins the dual camera fray with its new premium phablet

NOTE 8 DUAL CAMERAS. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Aug 24, 2017 - 9:45 AM

Check out the new phablet s photos here

NOTE 8. All photos by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 priced at P49,990

Aug 23, 2017 - 11:01 PM

Samsung officially unveils their newest Note phablet The phone will be available in PH stores on September 29

S-PEN. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Fitur terbaru Galaxy Tab S3: Jawaban bagi kaum produktif

Aug 08, 2017 - 1:01 PM

Tablet terbaru dari Samsung ini menawarkan beberapa fitur baru yang dapat menunjang kebutuhan pekerjaan sehari hari

GALAXY TAB S3. Suasana peluncuran Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 yang dimeriahkan oleh Happy Salma dan Dimas Seto. Foto dari Samsung Electronics Indonesia

Samsung C9 Pro review: Excellent but cheaper competition weakens appeal

Aug 03, 2017 - 4:12 PM

If you want a Samsung and can t afford the Galaxy S8 the C9 Pro is a great alternative But the glut of cheaper phones with similar oomph can make one think twice

SAMSUNG GALAXY C9 PRO. All photos and screenshots by Alex dela Cruz/Rappler

Leaked: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 image

Aug 01, 2017 - 12:33 PM

Noted leaker Evan Blass shows what could be the Note 8 Samsung s premium phablet will officially be revealed on August 23 US time

Mengenal 4 fitur terbaru Samsung Galaxy J Pro

Jul 28, 2017 - 10:30 AM

Kualitas kamera membaik dan pengguna bisa menghemat kuota internet

KOMBINASI FITUR. Vebbyna Kaunang, IT & Mobile Marketing Director, Samsung Electronics Indonesia menyampaikan bahwa Samsung berkomitmen untuk menghadirkan smartphone dengan kekuatan kombinasi fitur yang menjawab kebutuhan generasi muda yang aktif menciptakan konten digital di media sosial melalui Samsung Galaxy J Pro, di Jakarta, Kamis, 27 Juli. Foto dari Samsung Electronics Indonesia

Samsung to hold Galaxy Unpacked event on August 23

Jul 21, 2017 - 8:07 PM

Samsung s upcoming event in New York is expected to announce the Galaxy Note 8

UNPACKED. Samsung's latest product is set to be announced on August 23. Screen shot from Samsung Newsroom.

Review: The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is a workhorse

Jul 06, 2017 - 2:45 PM

It s a well dressed pro with the hustle to match

HANDY. In spite of the big screen, the S8 Plus fits well in the hand. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Samsung confirms launch of refurbished Galaxy Note 7s

Jul 02, 2017 - 5:10 PM

The refurbished version called the Galaxy Note Fan Edition FE will hit shelves in South Korea on July 7

NOTE 7. Samsung finally reveals their findings on the Note 7 explosions. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Review: The LG G6's only crime is its processor is not the newest

May 05, 2017 - 4:49 PM

We play with LG s 2017 heavyweight contender for about a month mostly finding a lot of things to love

IN PHOTOS: Stars at Samsung Galaxy S8 launch

Apr 28, 2017 - 8:48 PM

Solenn Heussaff Kylie Verzosa Tim Yap and more attend the launch of Samsung s latest phone

Solenn Heussaff, Miss International 2016 Kylie Verzosa and Alice Dixson during the Samsung Galaxy 8 launch. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Samsung to update software over 'red screen' smartphone

Apr 24, 2017 - 4:07 PM

South Korean users who pre ordered the Galaxy S8 complain their screens are displaying an unusually reddish hue

RED SCREEN ISSUE? A view of the new Samsung Galaxy S8 at its Samsung launch event, March 29, 2017 in New York City. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, April 17-23, 2017

Apr 23, 2017 - 12:43 PM

Must watch videos from the past week

WATCH: LG G6 or Samsung Galaxy S8?

Apr 23, 2017 - 9:21 AM

These two flagships have eerily similar specs Which one has the slight advantage spec wise?