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Samsung brings cheaper variants to its Notebook portfolio

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Samsung has officially unveiled the Notebook 3 and Notebook 5 which are designed for everyday computing and casual gaming. The newer laptops would be cheaper than their existing models- Notebook 7 Spin and Notebook 9 models. The Notebook 3 will

Samsung adds GIF support for its Always-On Display screen

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Samsung’s Always On Display feature which was launched two years ago has been updated with GIF support. The development first reported by Android Police says that now you can showcase GIFs on the screen when your phone is asleep. As per

Samsung partners uBreakiFix to offer same-day phone repairs

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Humans make mistakes and then there are accidents. In either of the case, our poor mobile phone goes through a lot- cracks, screen splintering just to name a few. And phone repairs can be quite cumbersome needing at times a

Samsung SmartThings and Harman collaborate for the development of IoT ecosystem

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Harman International, a division fully owned by Samsung Electronics has entered into a strategic partnership with Samsung SmartThings, another entity owned by Samsung. Under the engineering partnership, Harman Connected Services, a division of Harman working on connected devices, will assist

Samsung Galaxy S9 with super slow-mo camera launched in India

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Samsung has launched its latest flagship smartphone Galaxy S9 and S9+ in India. The smartphone which was unveiled at the MWC 2018 event is now available at a price tag of Rs 57,900 for the 64GB model. The Galaxy S9+ will

Samsung Galaxy S9+’s camera beats Pixel 2’s score to top DxO Mark ratings

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Samsung launched its new flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ at the MWC’18 event. One of the major highlights of the smartphones was the new and improved, dual aperture camera on both the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus.

RJio and Samsung team up to deploy cellular IoT network in India

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Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio and Samsung Electronics have partnered to deploy cellular IoT network to 99 percent of the Indian population and significantly improve network capacity across the country. Under the partnership, Samsung will supply Jio with equipment to boost LTE network

Samsung Galaxy S9 is a familiar phone with incremental updates

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When Samsung took the wraps off its latest flagship Galaxy S9, the smartphone looked quite familiar with very little that could be called spectacular. Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus, on a passing glance look exactly like their predecessors. The S9 pair maintain

Smartphone sales recorded first-ever decline during Q4’17

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Global sales of smartphones to end users totaled nearly 408 million units in the fourth quarter of 2017, a 5.6 percent decline over the fourth quarter of 2016, according to Gartner. This is the first year-on-year decline since Gartner started

Samsung launches world’s largest SSD with massive 30TB of storage

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Samsung has unveiled the world’s largest solid state drive– PM1643 with a massive 30.72 terabyte (TB) storage space. The new SSD is specifically designed to meet the demands of next-generation enterprise storage systems with technologies such as 64-layer V-NAND and 3-bit

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+images and specifications leaked ahead of launch

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Samsung’s latest flagship killer smartphones Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ which are officially going to launch at the MWC 2018. However, ahead of the launch of the smartphones, images and specifications of both the smartphones have been leaked. A report by a

Flipkart offering Galaxy S7 at Rs 22,990 under Samsung carnival

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Flipkart is back with a grand sale. The e-commerce website is offering Samsung smartphones and other Samsung electronic peripherals at an extremely discounted price point. The sale dubbed as “Samsung Carnival Sale” is held from February 7-9. As part of the

Samsung goes past Intel to become world’s largest chipmaker

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Samsung Electronics surpassed Intel to become the largest chipmaker in the world. The South Korean tech firm has shown its 2017 chip sales of $69 billion, which is $6 billion more than what Intel reported – $63 billion. Samsung’s entire

Samsung to launch foldable smartphones in 2018

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The wait for foldable smartphones is coming to an end. Samsung has confirmed to launch foldable OLED smartphones in 2018 at the company’s conference call for their Q4 2017 earnings. According to the company, “As for the Mobile business, Samsung will continue

Samsung India and transport ministry team up for road safety

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Samsung India has tied up with the Union transport ministry for its ‘Safe India’ campaign to promote responsible use of smartphones on roads. The company has also joined hands with Delhi traffic police to create awareness on road safety in the

Huawei wins patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung in China

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Looks like Samsung’s headaches are not going to end anytime soon. After losing a patent infringement case against Apple over ‘Slide to Unlock’ and some other quick link patents, the South-Korean company has lost yet another patent infringement lawsuit against

Samsung’s upcoming smartphones to have active FM radio chip in the US

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Samsung has teamed up with NextRadio to bring FM service to its new phones. NextRadio made the announcement, rightly explaining that FM radio is essential in areas with low connectivity and in emergency and disaster situations where a connection might be

Samsung Galaxy A8+(2018) with dual selfie cameras launched in India

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Samsung has finally launched Galaxy A8+ (2018) in India- which comes with Infinity Display, 6GB of RAM, the Always On screen ambient display, Samsung Pay support, Bixby, as well as dual front cameras. The smartphone sports a 6-inch FHD+ (1080×2220 pixels) Super AMOLED display in 18.5:9

Samsung announces Exynos 9810 SoC with improved AI features

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Ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show(CES) 2018, Samsung has announced the new Exynos 9810 SoC built on its second generation 10nm FinFet process technology. The specifications suggest that the chip would be used in the upcoming Galaxy S9 and S9+

Airtel teams up with Samsung to offer Galaxy J2 at an effective price of Rs 5,490

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As part of it’s ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative, Airtel has now teamed up with Samsung to ring a range affordable 4G smartphone options to customers. Under the new alliance, four top models from Samsung’s popular Galaxy J-series range – J2 (2017), J5 Prime, J7