For example, if you are playing a track on your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and walk into a room with a compatible Samsung smart TV, the TV can instantly continue to play the track. Apple sets the price for the carriers, and that's the end of it.
The new phone will get some automatic photo editing and a stylus that can serve as a remote control. Samsung promises the processor is 33 per cent faster than what came before.
A 21 percent boost in battery capacity from last year's Note 8 should translate to more than a day of normal use without a recharge. We've picked out five mobile phones that you should consider instead of Samsung's new behemoth, and the best-value deals on them that you can pick up right now.
Of course, not everything about Samsung phones is appealing. The company is also sending phones to outside labs, including UL, for independent safety tests.
"We're three generations removed now", Samsung's director of USA product marketing, Suzanne De Silva, said of the company's renewed confidence in the battery. "This is the right innovation at the right time".
But, from a safety standpoint, there was no way around it. Samsung shared the findings of an investigation into the phone with the wider industry in an effort to make sure the lithium-ion batteries we all walk around with in our pockets stay flame-free. Another thing the larger size allows is a larger battery: 4000mAh on the Note 9compared to 3500mAh on the S9+. This is said to be more efficient than the passive cooling on the on the Note 8.
The new phones will come out August 24.
For more information on the Note 9, check out our previous coverage in the links below.
Epic's Tim Sweeney announced at the SamsungNote 9 reveal event that the Android beta for the popular Battle Royale game is now live to all Galaxy users, and that it'll be coming to all Android devices later this week.
Thursday's announcement in NY comes about a month before Apple is expected to unveil new iPhones. This pressure-sensitive stylus would be well suited for taking notes on the iPhone X or iPhone 8 Plus, but support for the Pencil is limited to Apple's tablets.
"Samsung will have a tough time competing with Amazon or Google on AI capabilities, and Apple and Sonos are already jockeying for position as the premium audio choice".
That loyalty means there's an appetite for the Note 9 even if it's got an eyebrow-raising price.
As with the Pixel, the Note won't be saving a version without the tweaks.
There's also been an upgrade in the camera department.
'We've moved on from that, ' said Samsung's Kate Beaumont when we asked how her company's latest gadget, the Galaxy Note 9, is created to avoid a repeat of the exploding phone saga of 2016. It promises quality sound, in a potential challenge to Apple's Siri-based HomePod speaker.
"Samsung is, understandably, concerned that it is missing out on a product category that combines consumer electronics, AI and home automation - all areas where Samsung is making major investments", said Avi Greengart, research director for consumer platforms and devices at GlobalData. "Although listening to music is also a major use case, consumers new to the segment that are not audiophiles will likely be satisfied with a low-priced Echo Dot or Google Mini".
Berat Albayrak , the Treasury minister and Mr Erdogan's son-in-law, is due to announce a "new economic model" for Turkey... As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. "Don't heed them", Erdogan said.
Australia's most populous state is now "100 percent" in drought following the most intense dry spell in more than 50 years. Australia has long dealt with harsh, dry conditions, especially inland, away from coastal areas popular with tourists.
Several parts of central and southeast France are on flood alert after a blazing heatwave ended abruptly in storms on Thursday. About 750 people, mostly from campsites, were evacuated in the Gard region alone, local authorities announced last night.
Nikola Vlasic is another who could depart with CSKA Moscow interested in a loan deal for the out-of-favour Croatia winger. Bernard , also 25, has signed a four-year deal with the Merseyside club after his contract at Shakhtar ran out in June.
Paul received the letter before leaving Washington and then hand-delivered it to the Russian government, the source said. A Kremlin spokesman confirmed that the letter was delivered and was making its way to Putin.
Available in 42mm and 46mm sizes, it has a 360×360 AMOLED display that's scratch resistant and is water-resistant up to 5ATM. But we were impressed with the Gear Sport's 300mAh battery, as it lasted about three full days on a single charge.
Erdogan has been putting pressure on the central bank to not raise interest rates in order to keep fueling economic growth. Turkish officials held talks in Washington this week but there was no breakthrough.
The ingredients appear to be in place for another Mourinho meltdown should United get off to a bad start and he believes even the scheduling of his side's opening fixture has made his task even harder.
We got the Champions League and that was a success, but we can only improve two more places without being champions. West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini will field a new-look side for the season-opener at Liverpool .
Chelsea defender Zouma inks Everton loan
It might be hard for him to get regular playing time at Chelsea this season, so sending him out on loan makes sense. Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma appears to be closing in on a loan switch to Everton .
What Now in Washington with Guice Out for Season?
He played sparingly past year , and likely won't see his role increase that much as a result of Guice's injury. Guice was injured in Washington's preseason opener at New England on Thursday night.
Lawyer: Ohio State never contacted Courtney Smith
Meyer added that there were "more questions to be answered" and he pledged to "cooperate fully" with investigators hired by OSU. It's unclear, of course, if the smaller raise had anything to do with the domestic violence accusations against Smith in 2015.
Israel PM defends law in face of Druze outrage
The wave of criticism piles pressure on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is already beset by corruption allegations. She added that there was no need "to categorize them as leftists or as those who want to undermine the government".