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    Galaxy S7 Unresponsive

    How do you unscramble eggs? So...woke up to my GS7 unresponsive. Only thing seemingly active was the notifications blue light in the upper left hand corner. Without getting into too much detail, at this point I haven't a clue... After reading this, that, the other, and trying one, two...
  2. Android News

    Galaxy S7 display defaults to Full HD after Nougat update, but you can fix it

    With the Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge comes a new display scaling feature that allows you to conserve battery life with the phone. However, the update automatically defaults to Full HD instead of QHD. Here's how to get the display back to Quad HD after the update.
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    Here’s a list of all the Galaxy devices that should receive the Nougat update

    The Nougat update is now rolling out for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, but there are a huge array of Samsung devices that should be seeing the update soon.
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    Help Samsung Galaxy S7 intermittent freezing issues

    Hi I've had my Galaxy S7 for almost a year now but just before Christmas it started freezing requiring a reboot. It would then freeze while restarting and require rebooting again. Sometimes it'd make it to the lock screen only to freeze again, other times it'd boot up but freeze a minute or so...
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    Samsung Cloud pricing revealed in new Nougat update

    A new beta for Nougat has appeared for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, giving some insight into the cost of Samsung Cloud. Galaxy Note 7 customers will get 15GB of free storage, but for everyone else you'll be able to purchase 50GB and 200GB blocks at 0.99 and 2.99 euro per month.
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    Verizon ends beta program for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

    Verizon has announced the end of its beta program for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge owners. Dear Customers, Verizon will stay on the original software for the remainder of this trial. Beta trial users will be upgraded to the commercial N release when it is available early next year.
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    Deal: Get a free Oak Wood skin for Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, Pixel & Pixel XL

    Skinja is offering a free Oak Wood Skin for several flagship phone models, including the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, Pixel & Pixel XL. If the free wood skin is not to your taste, you can use the code "Skinja50" minus the quotes to receive 50% off of any of their other skins.
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    Help Black screen, phone won't force restart.

    I've had a samsung galaxy s7 for maybe 9-10 months now, it's in good shape, and I don't get day to day issues with general use. However, multiple times have I gotten the glitch where the screen goes black and I must force restart the phone to get it to work again. Normally, I wouldn't mind, it...
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    Help Change screen notifications for voicemail

    On the Galaxy S7 Edge, with T-mobile service, the icon that shows up when there is a new voicemail message is TINY and in the upper left-hand corner. Does anyone know how to change the size of these icons or set up a different (and more noticeable) visual alert for this??
  10. Android News

    Samsung launches "Pink Gold" Galaxy S7/S7 Edge for Best Buy

    Samsung has announced a new color for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. The new "Pink Gold" color will be available exclusively at Best Buy in the U.S. The color will be available for AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon models. The Pink Gold color was originally only available in South Korea...
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    Samsung rolling out security update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

    Samsung has today started distributing this month’s security update to the unlocked variant of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge in the US. As noted in the official changelog, this upgrade is primarily aimed at addressing an issue that results in malware being installed on a handset if the...
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    Help Password/fingerprint galaxy s7

    How can I make my galaxy s7 to ask for the password/fingerprint every time opened? Now it just asks me only one time in like an hour.
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    Help How to disable volume button for text size in Messages

    Good day, I switched few days ago from a Samsung Galaxy S5 to an S7. On my S5 (with Android Lollipop), I was able to disable the volume button in Messages (SMS) (it allows you to control the text size). But now on my S7 (with Android Marshmallow 6.0.1), I can't or can't figure it out how to...
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    Silver Galaxy S7/S7 edge to be available in Netherlands starting May

    While folks in the rest of the world have been able to reap the rewards in terms of getting the Galaxy S7 or S7 edge in whichever color they wanted, those in the Netherlands have been as lucky. But that's about to change in May, when Samsung will be making the Silver variant available to the...
  15. Android News

    Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge update now rolling out in the UK

    Unlocked and carrier-branded Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge’s in the UK are receiving a minor software update, which brings “shape correction for skewed photos” and stability improvements including better palm touch rejection. The April security patches have also been loaded into the Galaxy S7 update...
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    This tip will help you fix the Skype freezing issue on the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge

    Some people have been complaining about a freezing problem with Skype on the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. If you've experienced this, then this tip from WonderHowTo will hopefully be able to fix the problem for you
  17. NightAngel79

    HTC 10 vs Galaxy S7 vs LG5 vs Iphone 6 Nice chart comparing the 4 flagship phones. Thoughts?
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    The HTC 10 won't withstand a bottle of champagne with the IP53 rating

    Unlike the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, the HTC 10 would not be able to withstand Lil' Wayne pouring an entire bottle of champagne on the device. The HTC 10 features an IP53 rating, which means that the phone can handle sprays up to 60 degrees from vertical, but cannot handle sprays of water...
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    HTC 10 is pitted against the top flagships in this Spec Showdown

    With the HTC 10 getting announced earlier this morning, everyone will want to know how the device stacks up against the competition. In this Spec Showdown, the HTC 10 is pitted against the Galaxy S7, LG G5, Nexus 6P and iPhone 6s Plus.
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    LG G5 handily beats Galaxy S7 edge in benchmark tests

    In a head to head contest with Samsung's Galaxy S7 edge, the LG G5 wins the shootout in every benchmark test. Remember to take these tests with a grain of salt, but to see the G5 perform so well in benchmarks is a pretty good thing to see for the LG faithful.
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    Stand out from the pack with a Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 edge plated in 24K Gold

    If you want one of Samsung's latest offerings, the Galaxy S7 edge, but you want your device to stand out from everyone else, then Karalux has the phone for you. For a cool $1730, you can purchase a Galaxy S7 edge plated in 24 Karat Gold.
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    The Galaxy S7 can detect when it's in a pocket or bag

    The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are packed with features. One that hasn't gotten a lot of attention is the ability to detect when the phone is in a dark place such as a pocket or bag. This feature prevents the display from accidentally turning on and eating up precious battery life. To enable the...
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    Wind Mobile slashes $100 off the price of the Galaxy S7

    Just over two weeks ago, the Samsung Galaxy S7 launched in Canada. Now, Wind Mobile has slashed $100 off the price of the Galaxy S7. With a two year contract you can get the Galaxy S7 for $199, and if you sign up for WindTab Boost, the device will run you only $25. Finally, you can still...
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    The Exynos powered Galaxy S7 edge lasts about 10 hours longer than the SD820 powered S7 Edge

    With two different versions of the Galaxy S7 Edge being released, one with Snapdragon's 820 processor, and the other with Samsung's Exynos processor, one would wonder if either of these has an edge in terms of battery life. The endurance test from GSM Arena revealed that the S7 Edge powered by...
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    The Verizon Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are SIM unlocked

    Dealing with a bit of controversy lately, there have been many questions regarding whether various editions of the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge were SIM unlocked. Notably, the Un-Carrier, T-Mobile, is currently selling devices that cannot be used across multiple carriers, but Verizon seems to be the...