Massive leak reveals alleged specs and features of upcoming HTC U “Ocean”

Just because the Galaxy S8 launched last week doesn’t mean that the leaks have dried up. This week, it’s HTC’s turn in the glaring spotlight, with a whole bunch of details leaking on the specifications of the rumored HTC U or Ocean flagship, including things such as Edge Sense and possibly real-time HDR processing. Join us after the break for more details.

Alphabet’s Eric Schmidt hypes Andy Rubin’s phone, says it’s “coming very soon”

It’s no secret that Eric Schmidt and Andy Rubin are friends after all the years they spent together working at Google. When Rubin was brought in over a decade ago to continue developing Android, Schmidt was Google’s chairman and chief executive officer. The two were employed by Google at the same time from 2005 to 2014. There’s no doubt they’ve kept in touch since Rubin left the company on good terms.

Schmidt, who’s now Alphabet’s chairman, went ahead and expressed support for his former colleague’s next endeavor earlier today on Twitter.

Verizon’s packaging for the Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks

Just one week remains. This time next week we’re going to find out exactly what Samsung’s next flagship offers. It’s the phone of 2017 that millions of people are waiting for, especially since the Galaxy Note 7 was pulled from the market as fast as it arrived. A lot is riding on the Galaxy S8 as Samsung hopes it’ll regain the trust of consumers and have a global success on its hands.

Today, another leak occurred. It’s a set of two images showing the packaging Verizon will use for its model of the Galaxy S8. Because of the leak, we know the packaging Samsung will use in the United States for all carriers and retailers. Samsung goes for a streamline look with its packaging.

Latest Galaxy S8 leak reveals the handset could default to Full HD resolution

The dawn of a new day naturally means that it’s time for a new round of Galaxy S8 leaks, am I right? Yesterday brought us leaked high-resolution renders of the Galaxy S8, and Samsung itself got into the act by airing a brief teaser for its new flagship on Korean TV. Today it seems that the leaks are beginning to delve into the nitty-gritty of the Galaxy S8, with details emerging of its display resolution settings. 

Check out the Galaxy S8 in these leaked high-resolution renders

If you woke up this morning worried that the steady stream of leaks for Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus had dried up, fret not because there are still a ton of leaks turning up. The color options and European pricing of the Galaxy S8 leaked yesterday, and today we have some high-resolution renders of the handset to gawk at after the break.