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Latest GOS news

Here you will find the latest news and most recent developments on the GOS, with regular updates and all the information you need.

Samsung rolls out a new update for Game Optimizing Service (GOS) app

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 2 weeks ago

Want the best game performance on your Galaxy? Here’s how to do it

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

Galaxy S22 sales decline in South Korea over artificial throttling issue

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 4 months ago

If you don’t want an iPhone, buy a Galaxy!

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

Geekbench’s war against Samsung continues, Galaxy Tab S8 next target

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 5 months ago

Korea FTC to investigate Samsung’s Game Optimization Service (GOS) scandal

Well, Samsung knows how to keep itself in the headlines, for good and bad reasons. While the popularity of the Galaxy S22 series is keeping them shining on the internet, there is this GOS or game optimization service scandal, revealing that Samsung made false promises while advertising their Galaxy S22 series phones. In a recent […]

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 5 months ago

Samsung’s shareholders want to hold TM Roh accountable for recent events

Not too long ago, Samsung restructured its business to integrate its mobile division with Samsung Electronics. It meant that Samsung’s mobile division was now under TM Roh, a flamboyant personality who often made appearances in launch events. The recent turn of events could trigger yet another corporate restructuring in Samsung, according to a new report. […]

  • By Anil Ganti
  • 5 months ago

Geekbench is banning Samsung phones for slowing down apps

It was discovered earlier this week that Samsung’s GOS (Games Optimization Service) was artificially slowing down apps. The service throttles both CPU and GPU performance for over 10,000 apps that even include the likes of TikTok and Instagram. What stood out was that GOS wasn’t slowing down benchmark apps. This shady behavior has already made […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 5 months ago

Samsung’s app throttling tricks are making its customers mad

If there’s even the slightest possibility of something shady happening, people tend to take notice. Millions of customers across the globe who bought Samsung Galaxy phones are now taking notice of claims that the company has been artificially slowing down their phones. It’s not a good look on Samsung. The claims about its app throttling […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 5 months ago

Samsung is artificially slowing down your Galaxy smartphone

Ever wondered why games don’t play quite well on your shiny new Galaxy S22 despite it packing the best hardware on the market? It turns out that there is more to it than just bad Exynos 2200/Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 performance. The real culprit is Samsung’s GOS (Games Optimization Service) which aggressively throttles CPU and […]

  • By Anil Ganti
  • 5 months ago