Samsung’s 2019 Galaxy A lineup has been a major step up from the company in terms of specs, features, and performance. What’s impressive is that the likes of Galaxy A20, Galaxy A30, and Galaxy A50 run on One UI which offers plenty of customization options. Among other things, this includes the ability to change system fonts as well.
Samsung Pay is easily one of the most underrated features of the Galaxy S10 series. While it is a mobile payment service similar to Google Pay, Samsung Pay can also work with traditional PoS systems unlike other alternatives in the market. However, Samsung Pay has a peculiar problem on the Galaxy S10 series. It automatically opens up from the lock screen every once in a while.
Call recording is one of those little yet important features on Android. While Google has killed this feature by limiting the API starting with Android Pie, many OEM still offers this feature by customizing their skin. Vivo V15 Pro comes with FunTouch, and luckily it offers call recording out of the box. I am sure a consumer spending so much money on V15 Pro would be happy to know that call recording is available on the device.
The Huawei P30 and P30 Pro are impressive camera phones. With a 40MP primary shooter, an ultra-wide angle shooter, and a 3x/5x optical zoom lens. In the right hands, the Huawei P30 can capture some stunning photos. And if you are a photographer using the P30, chances are you will want to capture photos in RAW as well.
One of the coolest new features on the Galaxy S10 series is reverse wireless charging a.k.a Wireless PowerShare. While Huawei was the first to the market with its Huawei Mate 20 Pro last year, it was limited with charging speeds of 2.5W. Samsung, however, has nailed the feature on the Galaxy S10 this year.
Samsung is known to do things differently when compared to other Android OEMs. While almost all other Android devices have a recovery and fastboot mode, Samsung’s Galaxy S10 series feature a Recovery and Download mode. Wondering how to boot into them? Follow this guide.
The Samsung Galaxy S10 series comes with an impressive rear camera setup. While the primary 12MP rear shooter remains the same as the one found on the Galaxy S9/Note 9 from last year, Samsung has worked on improving its post-processing for improved dynamic range and sharpness. Despite Samsung’s best efforts though, the Galaxy S10’s camera is simply not as good as the Pixel. But you know what? You can use the Google Camera app to further improve the quality of photos taken from the Galaxy S10.
Vivo recently launched the Vivo 15 Pro in India. The highlight of the smartphone is its 32MP pop-up selfie camera as it is the world’s first smartphone to ship with such a high-resolution selfie camera. Despite the focus on the 32MP selfie camera, Vivo has made it a bit of a challenge to shoot 32MP selfies on the Vivo V15 Pro.
Hard resetting any device is never a fun job but if you are looking to sell the device or if it has developed some issues, a hard reset sometimes is the best thing to do since it usually solves such problems. A hard reset is also known as factory reset and it will erase all data, apps, and other content from your device. Looking to hard reset or factory reset your new Galaxy S10 then? Follow this guide.
The Samsung Galaxy S10 series come with big, beautiful displays. What’s even more impressive is that Samsung let’s one change the system font and size to their liking. Surprisingly though, the option to change the display density on the Galaxy S10 is missing.