Recently, Samsung announced the merger of the Galaxy Note series with the Ultra variant of the Galaxy S22 series. While the company didn’t launch any new Galaxy Note smartphone lineup, it won’t come in the future as Samsung officially confirmed itself.
After the MWC 2022 event, media reporters asked TM Roh whether the Galaxy Note will come or not! And the official swiftly said that the Galaxy Note series is no more as the company has converted it to the Ultra variant of the Galaxy S series, and consumers will see the same form factor in the future.
Until 2020, Samsung had launched a new Galaxy S lineup in the first quarter, while new Galaxy Notes in the third quarter. Meanwhile, after the Galaxy S21 series, it was rumored that the Korean tech giant will focus on marketing the foldable phones while ditching the Galaxy Note line.
It means, the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra is the last PURE Galaxy Note phones. In the future, you will need to purchase the Ultra version of the Galaxy S series to experience the power of the iconic Galaxy Note with eye-catching S Pen support alongside.
Made in India Chromebooks: Google signs new partnership with HP
Google and HP have announced a partnership to manufacture Chromebooks in India, making them the first Chromebooks to be made in the country. The partnership aims to improve the digital education scenario in India by providing affordable and secure computing devices to students and educators.
According to the information, the Chromebooks will be produced at the Flex Facility near Chennai, where HP has been making various laptops and desktops since August 2020. The production of HP Chromebooks starts on October 2, 2023.
Chromebooks are the leading devices in K-12 education globally, with over 50 million students and teachers using them. Chromebooks have built-in accessibility and security features that make them ideal for online learning.
Today, Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai confirmed the partnership through a tweet on X (Twitter). He mentioned, “We are partnering with HP to manufacture Chromebooks in India – These are the first Chromebooks to be made in India and will make it easier for Indian students to have access to affordable and secure computing.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A9 Plus with Snapdragon chip spotted on Google Play Console
Google Play Console listing doesn’t reveal much about its specs, while its existence is almost confirmed. The Galaxy Tab A9 Plus will feature a 1200 x 1920 pixels resolution display, while the size remains unknown at the moment.
Past reports revealed that this tablet will be equipped with Snapdragon 695 processor, coupled with 4GB RAM. However, the Tab A9 is said to sport MediaTek’s Helio G99 chipset and a 1340 x 800 pixels resolution display.
Samsung enhances Smart View feature through new update
Now, the company is enhancing the Samsung Smart View feature through a new update. It fixes some issues that users spotted in previous versions to improve the performance and stability of the app.
The installtion package size of this update is 5.73MB, available on the Galaxy Store. If you use the Smart View function of a Samsung smartphone, then you should install the latest update of it.
You can get the Samsung Smart View 22.214.171.124 update through Galaxy Store >> Menu option >> Updates. Also, you can download it through the link mentioned here.