Samsung today introduced its latest smartphone, the Galaxy A8s. It is Samsung’s first smartphone with an Infinity-O display, which has a nearly edge-to-edge, uninterrupted design beyond a small hole for the front-facing camera.
It is also Samsung’s first smartphone without a headphone jack, much to the amusement of iPhone users, as Samsung has mocked Apple for over two years over its decision to remove the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 in 2016, a trend that has continued through to the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR.
While on stage unveiling the new Galaxy Note7 in 2016, for example, Samsung executive Justin Denison made sure to point out [...]
DxOMark today published the results of its in-depth analysis of the iPhone XR’s single-lens rear camera. Apple’s flagship smartphone achieved an overall score of 101 points, surpassing Google’s Pixel 2 to make it the top-ranked single lens phone in the site’s rankings.
In its testing, DxOMark found the iPhone XR to offer „a very similar proposition for image quality as the flagship iPhone XS Max,“ across key photo attributes like exposure, color, detail, noise, and artifacts.
Both devices also achieved the same overall score for video, but the dual lenses of the iPhone XS Max meant the XR fell behind on zoom and bokeh shots, [...]
Verizon today announced the launch of a new „My Numbers“ feature designed to let you add up to four additional numbers to a smartphone with unlimited calling and texting, for a total of five phone numbers connected to one device.
To add additional numbers to a Verizon account, customers will need to download the My Numbers app from the iOS App Store.
From there, Verizon users can choose the number to add from the available list, and it’s ready to use alongside a device’s primary phone number. This will allow customers to have one phone number for business and a separate phone number for personal use on one device.
With each number, [...]