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MWC 2019: Here’s what we expect to see

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Samsung Galaxy S10 hands-on: Samsung’s latest flagships set a new bar

by Eric Zeman February 20, 20190 comments
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Huawei Watch GT review: A fitness tracker in smartwatch clothing

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Waterproof tech: everything you need to know about IP and ATM ratings

Waterproof tech is a big trend these days. Learn what an IP rating or ATM rating is in less than two minutes and find out how important this feature is to Android Authority readers.
by Mitja RutnikJanuary 18, 2019

The pros and cons of waterproof (water-resistant) phones

How important is water resistance? Do most smartphone users experience the benefit of it? Join us as we explore the pros and cons.
by Scott Adam GordonJanuary 28, 2017

What does the Google Pixel’s IP53 rating mean in real life? (Updated)

The Google Pixel smartphone come with a IP53 rating, which offers some splash resistance but no protection against submersion. Here's what you need to know about this.
by Robert TriggsOctober 6, 2016

Lost Galaxy S5 resurrected after spending seven months outside

Imagine losing a smartphone outside only to have it resurface seven months later, fully functional. This is exactly what happened to a Galaxy S5 owner.
by Kris CarlonApril 20, 2016
 
 

Water resistant phones: the essential do’s and don’ts

Water resistant phones are rather common these days, but there are limitations to what environments you should put them through. Here's a guide to the do's and don'ts of water resistant ...
by Robert TriggsApril 8, 2016

Fortunately for Lil Wayne the Galaxy S7 is also champagne-resistant

Samsung has posted three clever new commercials promoting the water-resistance rating and Gear VR compatibility of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge featuring Lil' Wayne and Wesley Snipes.
by Kris CarlonMarch 14, 2016

Video: how did Samsung make the Galaxy S7 water resistant?

One of the coolest features of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge is their water resistance. But how is this water resistance accomplished?
by Bogdan PetrovanMarch 7, 2016

Waterproof components listed for Galaxy S7 on import tracking site

Import tracking site Zauba has revealed several “waterproof” components for model numbers associated with the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.
by Kris CarlonFebruary 9, 2016

Can you brag about a dolphin saving your phone? This Miami Heat cheerleader can!

I definitely say dunking your hand into the toilet to retrieve a smartphone is a much more exciting feat, but I guess getting some help from a dolphin is pretty cool too!
by Edgar CervantesOctober 8, 2015

Video: Xperia Z4 Tablet sports Qualcomm tech for a more responsive wet display

Sony's Xperia Z4 Tablet features Qualcomm improveTouch technology to improve the tablet's touch responsiveness when the display is wet.
by Robert TriggsAugust 4, 2015
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