• Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ promotional materials surface

    1 month ago - By GSMArena

    The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are undoubtedly the most leaked flagship devices in recent history. And the leaks aren't stopping. Over the weekend new press renders for the duo surfaced alongside pricing information, and today Samsung itself decided to make the Bixby virtual assistant official - even if we're still nine days away from the big S8 unveiling event.
    This time around we're showing you some leaked promotional materials for the two handsets. As you can see, nothing depicted in these images is really new or surprising, given how many times we've already glanced at the S8 and...
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  • Samsung unveils Bixby voice assistant for upcoming Galaxy S8

    Samsung unveils Bixby voice assistant for upcoming Galaxy S8

    1 month ago - By Computerworld

    Samsung revealed Monday that Bixby, an intelligent voice assistant, will run on the Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone slated to be announced March 29 in New York. Bixby will be activated using a special physical button on the side of the phone, differentiating it from some other assistants that rely on a trigger word, like "Alexa" or "Siri." Samsung also said Bixby will eventually work on millions of Samsung-made devices, potentially including TVs and washing machines. [ Further reading: 16 Android tips and tricks you shouldn't miss ]
    The S8 will come with a subset of preinstalled apps that are...
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  • Samsung's Bixby voice assistant will reach beyond Galaxy S8 video - CNET

    1 month ago - By CNET

    The company confirms its AI assistant will have its own side button on the S8. Eventually, you'll be able to boss it around on more than just a phone.
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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Tops AnTuTu Benchmark, Outperforming Apple's iPhone 7 Plus And Any Other Smartphone

    1 month ago - By Tech Times

    An exciting Samsung Galaxy S8 AnTuTu benchmark video surfaced online, heralding a new smartphone king. The Galaxy S8 dehtroned the iPhone 7 Plus, scoring the highest performance of any smartphone so far.
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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 assistant Bixby unveiled as Alexa rival

    Samsung Galaxy S8 assistant Bixby unveiled as Alexa rival

    1 month ago - By TechRadar

    Samsung has announced Bixby, a new way to interact with your phone (and a whole load more devices in the future), and the firm's answer to Amazon's Alexa smart assistant. Bixby will feature in the Samsung Galaxy S8 - which will launch on March 29 - but the assistant won't be exclusive to these handsets. Samsung is promising a seamless and intuitive experience with Bixby, something different to the solutions already on the market. It aims to reduce the amount of friction users have with voice commands, and forcing fewer people to revert back to using the touch screen controls. The...
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  • Survey: Galaxy Note 7 Fiasco Won't Hurt Galaxy S8 US Sales

    1 month ago - By Android Headlines

    The Galaxy Note 7 fiasco won't hurt the sales of the upcoming Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus , a study conducted by marketing firm Fluent found. Despite the fact that Samsung's heavily marketed 2016 phablet ended up being discontinued shortly after hitting the market last year amidst reports of hundreds of units catching fire and exploding all around the world, consumers still trust the South Korean tech giant, Fluent's survey suggests. According to the company's findings, 63 percent of Samsung-made handset owners in the United States won't take the Galaxy Note 7 debacle into account...
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