And while Samsung and Qualcomm did an fantastic job at building brand new chips that are more powerful and more energy-efficient than ever, iPhones still mop the floor with the Galaxy S8 when it comes to the most important area of performance.
According to the official statement provided by Microsoft to Thurrott, the consumers who buy Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ devices will receive a custom Microsoft image after the purchase. "This customization ensures customers a best-in-class productivity experience with Microsoft applications such as Office, OneDrive, Cortana, Outlook and more". The second surprise though, was that Samsung had teamed up with Microsoft to sell a "Microsoft Edition" Galaxy S8.
U.S. F-22 fighters intercept Russian bombers near Alaska
We are here to greet you on your Fourth of July Independence Day, ' the bombers told USA officials, CNN reported at the time. He added that it was "an attempt to come up as close as they could to our global borders to see what our reaction would be".
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Now, we know of thousands of such planets - and today, scientists may have discovered the best candidate yet for alien life. He is the lead author of the paper laying out the new findings, which is being published Thursday in the journal Nature .
Oklahoma deputy shot and killed while serving eviction notice
LeForce was found in an outbuilding near Guthrie, where he surrendered to authorities, Oklahoma Highway Patrol spokesman Lt. LeForce is the suspect in the Tuesday, April 18, 2017 fatal shooting of Logan County Sheriff's Deputy David Wade.
At the event, we were told that the much-hyped Samsung Bixby virtual assistant will only be in Korean at first, with English to follow, and our event chaperones wouldn't let us try unlocking at all. The device comes in two models with different screen sizes - the 5.8-inch Galaxy S8 and 6.2-inch Galaxy S8 Plus. The handset packs some fantastic new features like Infinity Display, which in addition to being nearly bezel-less, also brings some new apps to be used on the edges of the screen. Samsung placed the fingerprint sensor at the back to give way to more display utilization. In any case the good work of Samsung is sure to extend the compatibility of these applications with Bixby in all the markets in which it is marketed.
How soon, fans may ask, is apparently in the third quarter of the year, which means that as early as July, the Samsung Galaxy X 2017 could already be out in the open. The new Galaxy S8 and S8+ will be powered by an octa-core 10nm processor (four cores clocked at 2.3GHz + four cores clocked at 1.7GHz). It will also run Android Nougat 7.0 out of the box. But a video released Wednesday shows it may not be as safe as you'd hope.