Adnan Farooqui is the Senior Executive Editor at SamMobile. Based in Pakistan, his interests include technology, finance, Swiss watches and Formula 1. His tendency to write long posts betrays his inclination to being a man of few words.
Recent articles by Adnan F.
Love shopping online? Then you’re going to love Rakuten Cash Back. The service allows you to get cash back on purchases from your favorite brands so that you can buy the stuff you want while also saving some money in the process. Rakuten today announced that it’s bringing the Rakuten Cash Back extension to Samsung […]read more »
We exclusively revealed a month ago that Samsung is working on a new version of the Galaxy S20 that’s going to take over the Galaxy S Lite lineup. The handset is being developed under model number SM-G780 (Global) and SM-G781 (US). Samsung is referred to this device as the Galaxy S20 Fan Edition internally. There […]read more »
The Snapdragon 865+ was recently announced by Qualcomm. This chip is expected to power select variants of the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra that will be released in a few markets like the United States. Samsung will use its own Exynos chip elsewhere like it always has. However, reports suggest that the […]read more »
Mobile phone parts are worth a great deal of money and it’s not uncommon for them to get stolen. Most heists take place when large quantities of parts are being moved to warehouses. Given the scale at which Samsung manufactures devices, it has parts worth tens of millions of dollars on the road at any […]read more »
Fancy yourself as a Samsung superfan? Take our quiz and see how many answers you can get right! This is a fun activity that we do with our readers every week to test their knowledge of the Korean giant. The quiz has a mix of easy and difficult questions that most fans should be able […]read more »
It’s no secret that Samsung is going to launch a 5G variant of the Galaxy Z Flip. It initially made the LTE version available of its first clamshell foldable smartphone. The company will now be looking to capture customers who would prefer having 5G support on the handset as well. The Galaxy Z Flip 5G […]read more »
We have discussed previously how Samsung’s 2020 Galaxy A series pushes the envelope on affordable phones. The Galaxy A21s, Galaxy A31, Galaxy A41 and the Galaxy A51 LTE/5G are going to see the most interest from customers. Granted, there are other handsets in this year’s lineup, but these will cater to most customers. Samsung is […]read more »
Samsung’s Summer of Galaxy promotion is in full swing as the company looks to entice customers who might be thinking about buying a 5G smartphone. It sells both mid-range and flagship 5G phones so there’s something for everyone. The promotion kicked off last week with incentives for a meal delivery service as well as Galaxy […]read more »
A report this week suggested that Samsung could stop shipping chargers in the box with new devices. The move would enable Samsung to further improve its margins on handsets, particularly mid-range devices that have razor-thin margins as it is. As you’d probably imagine, this possibility hasn’t excited a lot of people. We’re used to getting […]read more »
Samsung is one of the very few companies that still make flagship Android tablets. It basically has the field all to itself and even though the tablet market may be in a decline, Samsung is still committed to this form factor. That’s why it’s launching not one but two models of its upcoming flagship tablet […]read more »
Samsung is expanding the list of issuers that support its mobile payments service. The company today announced that Samsung Pay is now available to TransferWise card members in the United Kingdom. What this means is that TransferWise customers in the United Kingdom will now be able to add their debit cards to Samsung Pay. The […]read more »
We’ve been following the development of the SM-A013F for a while now. It’s a new entry-level phone that Samsung has been working on. The company is expected to launch it as the Galaxy A01 Core. Reliable sources have now revealed all of the Galaxy A01 Core’s specifications to us. Earlier reports have suggested that the […]read more »
Samsung has made a significant investment in setting up production facilities for its mobile devices in India. The company has now started manufacturing its entire catalog of 18 smartwatches in the country as well. This includes certain configurations of the Galaxy Watch 4G. It announced the launch of the aluminium Galaxy Watch Active 2 4G […]read more »
One of Samsung’s most compelling budget smartphones is finally available in the Netherlands. The Galaxy M31 is now available for purchase in the country. Samsung previously kept the Galaxy M series limited to India but it has gradually been launching newer models in more markets. The Galaxy M31 in particular has made its way to […]read more »