Samsung is reportedly going to fit authorization chips into accessories like wireless chargers, battery packs, and smart covers. The move may impact the unofficial accessories market and increase costs for end users.
Galaxy Note 3 battery tests show its strengths and weaknesses
Incidents of batteries that catch fire, swell, or even explode happen regularly. Samsung wants to prevent them with a new type of solid-state battery that’s not only fireproof, but also flexible and resistant to mechanical shocks.
The new LTE-A version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 was compared to its competitors in a series of battery tests. The results show that the Snapdragon 800 version consumes the same or less power than the Exynos 5 Octa version and other competitors.
Why are millimeters more important than milliampere-hours?
Battery life and charge times are common complaints amongst smartphone users, but a new chip developed by Texas Instruments should help cut down charge times and give our battery some much needed extra life.