Tag "Samsung"

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

Samsung C-Lab to reveal new smart glasses, directional speaker at CES’18

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Samsung Creative Lab (C-Lab) is going to showcase new products at the Consumer Electronics Show(CES) 2018. According to a TechCrunch report, the new products include S-Ray portable directional speaker, GoBreath, and Relumino glasses. The CES 2018 will take place from

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 too facing battery issues

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Some Galaxy Note 8 owners have reported that they are experiencing battery issues with the device. Some users even reported that their devices won’t turn on after the battery is completely depleted. Samsung has acknowledged the issue saying that only

Samsung Galaxy J2(2018) listed online by retailer in Russia

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Samsung’s newest budget smartphone, Galaxy J2(2018), which is a successor to the Samsung Galaxy J2(2017) model has been listed online by a retailer in Russia. The website mentions the key specifications and price of the smartphone. According to the website,

Samsung develops world’s smallest DRAM chip

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Samsung Electronics has developed the world’s smallest DRAM chip. As per a Reuters report, the global leader in computer chips, televisions, and smartphones said it would shift most of its existing DRAM production capacity to 10-nano chips in 2018. The

Samsung Pay rolls out bill payments feature in India

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After launching Samsung Pay platform for users in India earlier this year, the company has added the ability to pay bills from within the app. According to a report in SamMobile, you can use Samsung Pay to pay your monthly

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus to arrive in Feb’18

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Samsung will unveil its next flagship smartphone Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus in February, according to a Bloomberg report. The report says that Samsung is planning to release the models in March. The new devices will follow Samsung’s popular Galaxy

Samsung announces a new W2018 flip smartphone for the Chinese market

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Samsung has unveiled a new flip smartphone named Samsung W2018 phone for Chinese markets. The smartphone, first reported by GizmoChina maker has teamed up with China Telecom and announced that the W2018 will go on sale in coming days. The

Samsung launches Gear Fit 2 Pro and Gear Sport in India

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Samsung has launched two new wearables in India titled Gear Fit 2 Pro and Gear Sport. The Gear Fit 2 Pro has been priced at Rs 13,590 while the Gear Sport has been priced at Rs 22,990. Both the wearables