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IFixit Galaxy S8 Teardown Gives It A 4/10 For Repairability

IFixit Galaxy S8 Teardown Gives It A 4/10 For Repairability

A developer who was working on a Button Mapper app that would have allowed Galaxy S8 users to reassign the button to something else discovered that his app stopped working after his S8 received a system update from Samsung via Telus in Canada. Despite having a lovely looking display, some global users are complaining about the weird 18:5:9 aspect ratio. The Galaxy S8 is fueled by a 3,000 mAh Battery.

The Galaxy S8's display comes with subpixel arrangement where in red-green and blue-green combinations are used. There are no physical navigation keys on the bottom this time, and the fingerprint sensor is moved to the back. The smartphones also come with IP68 certification for water and dust resistance. Also worth mentioning: the voice assistant Bixby is still half-baked and complaints are percolating up over red-tinted screens on some phones already out in South Korea. According to the website, Bixby 'can talk, see, read, recommend the user on actions. Samsung has also done away with the physical home button. On the connectivity front, tthe smartphone will include dual-SIM support, 4G with VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi and USB Type-C port. The phone features a 6.2 inch Quad HD+ Display screen.

Turkey's Supreme Election Board to assess referendum appeals until noon
The Kremlin said in a statement that Putin congratulated Erdogan for the "successful carrying-out" of the referendum. "We will invite our founding chairman to our party and we will feel a huge elation to see him among us", he said.

On the imaging front, the handsets feature a 12MP "Dual Pixel" camera at the rear with an aperture of f/1.7 and laser auto-focus alongside an 8MP front facing camera with an aperture of f/1.7. This new feature will help a lot of fo individuals and organisations.

The devices are powered by the Snapdragon 835 processor in the U.S and Samsung's own 3GHz Exynos 8895 processor in other regions including India alongside 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage expandable via a microSD card (up to 256GB). Samsung might sell the phones in India, both via online and offline retailers.


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    Indian entrepreneur Vijay Mallya bailed after extradition arrest

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