• Analyst: Samsung to sell 50M Galaxy S8 units this year with the larger S8+ taking 53.9% of sales By Phone Arena   -   Apr 25, 2017

    ANALYST: SAMSUNG TO SELL 50M GALAXY S8 UNITS THIS YEAR WITH THE LARGER S8+ TAKING 53.9% OF SALES

    As the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+ begin their first week on sale from carriers and retailers, an analyst from Yuanta...

    Smartphone, Samsung, News
    • Xiaomi phones not coming to America anytime soon, put your cheap flagship hopes elsewhere By Phone Arena   -   Apr 25, 2017

      XIAOMI PHONES NOT COMING TO AMERICA ANYTIME SOON, PUT YOUR CHEAP FLAGSHIP HOPES ELSEWHERE

      If you are still hoping to buy Xiaomi phones in the USA by official means, you will have to wait indefinitely. In an interview with...

      Smartphone, Phone, News
      • Samsung Galaxy S8 U.S. pre-orders rise 30% over Galaxy S7 reservations and set new company record By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

        SAMSUNG GALAXY S8 U.S. PRE-ORDERS RISE 30% OVER GALAXY S7 RESERVATIONS AND SET NEW COMPANY RECORD

        Before the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S8 last month, Samsung executives no doubt were sitting on pins and needles. How would the...

        Samsung, News
        • T-Mobile reports another strong quarter with 798K new postpaid phone subscribers By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

          T-MOBILE REPORTS ANOTHER STRONG QUARTER WITH 798K NEW POSTPAID PHONE SUBSCRIBERS

          T-Mobile this afternoon released its quarterly earnings report for the first three month period of 2017. Covering January through March,...

          Phone, Mobile, News
          • Spotify could be building its own wearable device By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

            SPOTIFY COULD BE BUILDING ITS OWN WEARABLE DEVICE

            Even though Spotify is the largest streamed music provider in terms of paid subscribers , it does have a disadvantage when compared...

            Hardware, Apple, News
            • Sci-fi clicker Spaceplan coming soon to Android and iOS, but you can watch a 40-minute trailer now By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

              SCI-FI CLICKER SPACEPLAN COMING SOON TO ANDROID AND IOS, BUT YOU CAN WATCH A 40-MINUTE TRAILER NOW

              Devolver Digital is a well-known publisher of games, but the company rarely activates in the mobile industry. However, when they do...

              iOS, Mobile, Android, News
              • Samsung Galaxy S8 pre-orders rise 30% over Galaxy S7 reservations and set new company record By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                SAMSUNG GALAXY S8 PRE-ORDERS RISE 30% OVER GALAXY S7 RESERVATIONS AND SET NEW COMPANY RECORD

                Before the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S8 last month, Samsung executives no doubt were sitting on pins and needles. How would the...

                Samsung, News
                • Verizon starts seeding Android 7.0 Nougat for Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                  VERIZON STARTS SEEDING ANDROID 7.0 NOUGAT FOR SAMSUNG GALAXY S6 AND S6 EDGE

                  Verizon is the next carrier in the United States to provide the long-awaited Android 7.0 Nougat update for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and...

                  Samsung, Phone, Android, News
                  • Sony Xperia XA1 and L1 are launching in the US next month By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                    SONY XPERIA XA1 AND L1 ARE LAUNCHING IN THE US NEXT MONTH

                    Not long after Sony released the Xperia XZs in the US, the company is now getting ready to start selling other two new smartphone stateside...

                    Smartphone, News
                    • Deal: BeatsX wireless earphones on sale on Amazon for 20% off By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                      DEAL: BEATSX WIRELESS EARPHONES ON SALE ON AMAZON FOR 20% OFF

                      Amazon is one of the first retailers to discount the BeatsX wireless earphones a few months after they were made available for purchase....

                      News
                      • Report: Samsung and LG are each working on a display with four curved sides By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                        REPORT: SAMSUNG AND LG ARE EACH WORKING ON A DISPLAY WITH FOUR CURVED SIDES

                        If the design of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+ leaves you breathless, a new report published today says that Samsung...

                        Samsung, iPhone, Phone, Apple, News
                        • Elago releases retro-Mac shaped iPhone stand By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                          ELAGO RELEASES RETRO-MAC SHAPED IPHONE STAND

                          Do you remember that odd retro-Macintosh Apple Watch stand we told you about a few months ago? Elago, the company behind it, has just...

                          iPhone, Phone, Apple, News
                          • IPhone 8 won't be delayed due to OLED supply shortage, Samsung to start production on schedule By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                            IPHONE 8 WON'T BE DELAYED DUE TO OLED SUPPLY SHORTAGE, SAMSUNG TO START PRODUCTION ON SCHEDULE

                            Samsung Display is expected to start the production and shipments of OLED panels for the iPhone 8 without any delays, according to...

                            Samsung, iPhone, Apple, News
                            • After seeing the Galaxy S8, are you excited for the Note 8 later this year? By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                              AFTER SEEING THE GALAXY S8, ARE YOU EXCITED FOR THE NOTE 8 LATER THIS YEAR?

                              So, with the Galaxy S8, Samsung had some serious mending to do, after the whole Note 7 fiasco, while still pushing the envelope of...

                              Smartphone, Samsung, News
                              • Best new icon packs for Android By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                BEST NEW ICON PACKS FOR ANDROID

                                Got a custom launcher? If the answer to that question is "yes", then you're also probably dabbling with custom icon packs as well....

                                Android, News
                                • Best new Android and iPhone apps By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                  BEST NEW ANDROID AND IPHONE APPS

                                  Hey there! It's Monday, which means it's new apps day! We just checked out a bunch of brand-new apps, that have been published this...

                                  Phone, iPhone, iOS, Android, News
                                  • Samsung to roll out display color and Wi-Fi patches for the Galaxy S8 and S8+ By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                    SAMSUNG TO ROLL OUT DISPLAY COLOR AND WI-FI PATCHES FOR THE GALAXY S8 AND S8+

                                    Samsung has confirmed to the Wall Street Journal on Monday that it will be rolling out two software updates for the Galaxy S8 and S8+...

                                    Samsung, News
                                    • A job posting reveals Blizzard might be working on a new mobile game By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                      A JOB POSTING REVEALS BLIZZARD MIGHT BE WORKING ON A NEW MOBILE GAME

                                      Don't get your hopes up just yet, but Blizzard might be working on a new mobile game. According to a job posting on the company's website,...

                                      Mobile, News
                                      • Bill Gates barred his kids from using cell phones until they were 14 By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                        BILL GATES BARRED HIS KIDS FROM USING CELL PHONES UNTIL THEY WERE 14

                                        We know, we know, it sounds ridiculous that the world's richest man, whose fortune was made in computers and software, hasn't given...

                                        Phone, News
                                        • Glass back goes crack: SquareTrade drop tests the Galaxy S8 and S8+ breakability score By Phone Arena   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                          GLASS BACK GOES CRACK: SQUARETRADE DROP TESTS THE GALAXY S8 AND S8+ BREAKABILITY SCORE

                                          Ever since we saw the glass sandwich design of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ on all the leaks and renders, we couldn't stop wondering whether...

                                          Samsung, Phone, News