Category: Galaxy S7

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Galaxy S9 Oreo Conversion for Galaxy S7/S7Edge or S8 S8 Plus! [Review]

For those of you who want to convert your Galaxy S7/S7 Edge or S8/S8 Plus into Galaxy S9 with latest Android 8.0 Oreo, you can do it with the Galaxy S9 ROM called “Sac23 S9 Ported ROM”.  XDA user Sac23 has fully ported Galaxy S9 firmware to the Galaxy S7/S7 Edge and Galaxy S8/S8 Plus.  Apart from any features that require hardware from the S9, you will be able to fully enjoy S9 software on your S7/S7 Edge or S8/S8 Plus.  This is Android 8.0 Oreo ROM with the latest Samsung Experience 9.0.

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Nexus 6P KILLS Galaxy S7 Edge in Camera Dynamic Range Test!

In my last camera low-light shootout, the Nexus 6P came out on top of all 2016 flagship smartphones like the Galaxy S7/S7 Edge and HTC 10 and I wanted to find out exactly what’s going on.  Was it the big sensor size?  Perhaps good camera software?  Or was it simply because better HDR mode?  In order to satisfy my thirst to find out why Nexus 6P outperformed new phones, I did a dynamic range test.

What is dynamic range?