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HDR10, Dolby Vision, and HLG: How does HDR work?

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links With 4K now firmly in place as the standard for most new TV’s, high dynamic range, or HDR, video is starting to move from being an enthusiast curiosity to the next big thing in home media. HDR content looks vibrant, crisp and can be a bigger upgrade than 4K, but […]

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Samsung’s Android 10 beta program is now available on the Galaxy S10

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Android 10 was released in September, but so far, it’s only been available on Google’s own Pixel devices. Usually, it takes other manufacturers some months to catch up, however, as promised, Samsung has released a beta of its Android 10-based One UI 2.0 for Galaxy S10, S10+ and S10e devices. […]

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Samsung’s Galaxy Fold Premier Service debuts in the US

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Cherlynn Low/Engadget Did you buy the updated Galaxy Fold now that it’s finally available? You now have the posh support to go with it. Samsung has launched its Galaxy Fold Premiere Service in the US, offering all of the foldable phone’s buyers dedicated support through video chat (through the Members […]

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Readers have spoken, and apparently people really like the Galaxy S10+

Engadget RSS Feed Samsung released its most recent flagship, the Galaxy S10+, after a decade of refining and perfecting the Galaxy lineup. With improvements to the screen, battery life and software, the $1,000 S10+ once again showed the company knows how to build a hit Android smartphone. Engadget reviews editor Cherlynn Low was impressed with […]

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Samsung will gladly help you check if your OLED TV has burn-in

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Samsung Samsung might be all about OLED in smartphone displays, but it’s steered away from using those types of screens for its TVs, instead harnessing LCD and QLED tech. As part of its efforts to remind people that OLED can be susceptible to burn-in, it has released a super-helpful (and […]

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Under Armour edition of Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Active 2 arrives today

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links It’s been a couple of months since we found out about Under Armour’s spin on Samsung’s Galaxy Watch Active 2. And all we heard back at IFA 2019 was that the wearable, which is geared toward runners, would be launching this fall. But, if you’ve had your eyes on it […]

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Sling adds a ‘Micro Guide’ and simpler search to Xbox and smart TVs

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Sling Sling is giving its living room interface some decidedly useful tune-ups, including one designed to stay out of your way. Its app for LG TVs, Samsung TVs and the Xbox One now includes a “Micro Guide” that won’t obscure as much of what you’re watching while you’re trying to […]

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Samsung could be heading for a 50 percent profit drop

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links SIPA USA/PA Images Samsung’s earnings guidance for the third quarter of 2019 shows that things haven’t significantly improved for the tech giant over the past months. The Korean conglomerate expects another profit slump for the three-month period that ended in September: in particular, it believes it will post an operating […]

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iFixit tears down Samsung’s ‘improved’ Galaxy Fold

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links iFixit iFixit pulled its first Galaxy Fold teardown after Samsung scrapped the phone’s April launch to improve its durability. Now that the foldable has finally reached stores, though, it’s ready for take two. The DIY repair site has posted a teardown for the revised Galaxy Fold that reveals both the […]

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After Math: When your goose cooks

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links While many of us were channeling our inner jerks through a troublemaking goose avatar, companies throughout the tech industry were conducting dastardly shenanigans of their own. Here are a few of the week’s highlights. NHTSA reviews claims Tesla should have recalled 2,000 cars Elon Musk is having another rough week […]

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