News tagged: Samsung
The technology for mobile devices with bendable displays is not quite there, but we are approaching that date very fast. Panels that are bent in the factory already exist, and Samsung Display is now getting ready to unveil a screen that you can bend yourself.
Samsung Galaxy S8 lineup looks very impressive, but all of that comes at a cost. Both phones are not very durable and early reports confirm that the display is prone to break due to the curved edges. For those that still want high-end Galaxy phone, but would trade the unique
Samsung's flagship Chromebook that was unveiled earlier this year at CES 2017 ahs been postponed. The Chromebook Pro was expected to launch this week, but talking to The Verge, Kan Liu, senior director of product management for Chrome OS, has confirmed that the laptop will start
Besides announcing the new Tizen 4 operating system, Samsung also used the annual Tizen Developer Conference to announce its new, lightweight IoT chipset called ARTIK 053. The new module will hopefully help Samsung to boost its Tizen IoT efforts, which provides "high-performance
During the Tizen Developer Conference (TDC) 2017 in San Francisco, Samsung announced its next-generation Tizen operating system, expanding the platform beyond smartphones and TVs to Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Apart from the new platform announcement, Samsung Z4
As Samsung Z4 with Tizen 3.0 operating system launches, the South Korean tech giant has now announced the next-generation Tizen platform. Unlike the Tizen 3.0, which was limited to TVs and smartphones, the new Tizen OS will come with big changes, offering development environment
With so many smartphone companies releasing new devices with dual rear cameras and some have already started making phones with both front and rear dual setup, Samsung has decided to follow up the trend and release its first smartphone with such setup.
Samsung is expected to release soon a refurbished Galaxy Note 7 in select markets, but prior that, the phone needs to be certified by some agencies. The phablet has just received Bluetooth certification, which seems to suggest a launch is imminent, but a report from Korea says
The Galaxy S8 has crossed 5 million sales in less than a month, according to a report out of South Korea. An unnamed official from the company told The Investor (Korea) that sales are already beyond "5 million units," though detailed figures aren't going to be released yet.
Samsung's mobile payment service has just arrived to the United Kingdom. The South Korean tech giant will face stiff competition in the UK, where it will compete with Apple Pay and Google's Android Pay, which have been present in the country for over a year.
After first winning against Oculus, ZeniMax has filed a lawsuit against Samsung over its virtual reality technology. The case is based around the same claim that Oculus exec John Carmack worked on VR tech at ZeniMax and inappropriately took that work outside of the company.
The dual-rear camera is pretty much the only thing that was rumoured over the last few weeks about the Galaxy Note 8. Although not confirmed, many sources say that the dual lens on the back is done deal. Today, another set of details has leaked online.
Preorders have begun for Samsung's Chromebook Pro, which was first revealed during CES earlier this year. It's more expensive and powerful than Samsung's other model, the Chromebook Plus, which was also introduced at CES. It has a release date of May 28.
The South Korean tech giant has just updated its affordable smartphone lineup with a new 5-inch device. The Galaxy J3 (2017) has just been officially announced and is available to buy in the United States, where AT&T has it listed on its website with a price of $179.99.
Qualcomm is currently is facing a lawsuit in the US because of the alleged anti-competitive behavior. The company doesn't agree with the lawsuit and has requested that the court dismisses it. However, two more companies have now backed up Federal Trade Commission's lawsuit.
Geekbench is one of the most popular benchmarking sites for mobile devices and many companies are using it to test their devices and compare them with its competition. Currently the best mobile chipsets are Snapdragon 8895 and Exynos 8895, and it pretty much comes down to
Exynos chipset lineup has some very impressive models, but Qualcomm blocked Samsung from selling its Exynos chipsets to other smartphone makers, like LG, Huawei or Xiaomi. Despite that, Samsung is still developing new Exynos, which is used in most of the company's mobile devices.
One of the first rumours about the upcoming Galaxy Note 8 handset was the addition of dual rear cameras. At first, it was rumoured that the phablet will be Samsung's first smartphone with dual rear-facing cameras, but reportedly the company will use similar setup with the
Samsung has had very painful experience with the Galaxy Note 7 and to prevent that from happening every again, the company has implemented various safety features, both in production and software. Some of those things have been included in the new Galaxy S8 lineup.
With such competitive market, it is very important to release next-generation products first. This is extremely important for the contract chip manufacturers that make chips for various products, as every new node brings further improvements and tends to secure many new contracts