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Samsung is a South-Korean conglomerate which counts many subsidiaries like Samsung Electronics, which you probably know very well, but also Samsung Heavy Industries which builds ships, or Samsung Life Insurance, Samsung Securities and many more. Samsung is responsible for an amazing 20% of South Korea’s exports. In the consumer electronics world, Samsung has gone from being a company with a reputation for cheap products to becoming one of the most respected companies in the world.

Additional Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Photos Leaked
Yesterday a leaked photo gave us our first look at what the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 would look like in real life. Prior to this, we just had renderings to go on, although thankfully it looks like both the renderings and actual leaks look similar, meaning that in terms of rumors, everything seems to be lining up just nicely.

Samsung Working On A Slot That Supports UFS And MicroSD Cards
Storage mediums have changed and evolved over time. Long gone are the days where we had to carry around boxes of floppy disks, and less common these days are CDs and DVDs as most software can be downloaded from the internet. Even the humble microSD could be going the way of the dinosaur soon because as you might recall, Samsung has announced its successor.

First Live Galaxy Note 7 Photo Leaked Online
We have already read so much about Samsung’s upcoming flagship handset and have also seen a couple of leaked renders of the device. However, no purported live pictures of the handset have been leaked online until today. The first claimed live photo of the Galaxy Note 7 has leaked online and it does appear to be the same handset that we have been reading about over the past few weeks.

Sprint’s Galaxy Forever Leasing Plans Have Been Discontinued
It wasn’t too long ago that Sprint announced the Galaxy Forever leasing plan. The idea is that customers subscribe to this plan and every year, they get the opportunity to upgrade to the latest Samsung Galaxy handset, which should appeal to those who love upgrading their phones on an annual basis.

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New Gear VR Possibly Being Developed
It appears that Samsung is working on a new Gear VR headset. The timing appears to be right because it’s only two months to the day when Samsung released the consumer edition of its virtual reality headset. A new listing has been spotted which suggests that Samsung has started testing a successor to the existing Gear VR headset.

The 7-inch Samsung Galaxy J Max Is Official
When Samsung first launched the Galaxy Note many years ago, many mocked the company for the large display. Who would ever need such a large display, many had asked back then, but look at where we are now. However could Samsung be pushing for a new standard? We’re not sure if they are, but either way the Samsung Galaxy J Max with its 7-inch display is now official.

Samsung Gear S2 Rumored To Be Getting UX Improvements
We’re not sure when Samsung is planning on launching the Gear S3 smartwatch, but in the meantime for Gear S2 owners, you might be interested to learn that there will be an update headed your way that will pack a ton of new features, changes, and also some improvements made to its UX.

Galaxy Note 7 With Exynos Chipset Spotted On Geekbench
The other day we reported that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, or at least one of its variants, was spotted on AnTuTu with a Snapdragon 820. This isn’t too surprising given that the Snapdragon 820 is the latest chipset from Qualcomm and has been used by many OEMs this year as far as flagships are concerned.

Galaxy S7 Active Fails Water Immersion Test, Twice
Consumer reports are making some noise today because its labs said that the Galaxy S7 Active had failed the water immersion test on two different devices. In theory, the Galaxy S7 is rated to survive a dip in 5 feet of water, for 30 minutes (IP68 rating). This is an even bigger for the S7 Active, which is a more durable version of the Galaxy S7 (although both have the […]

Possible 7-inch Samsung Galaxy J Max Could Be In The Works
Just recently Samsung announced their latest entry-level handset called the Galaxy J2. The phone’s specs did not impress, but its Smart Glow feature was rather interesting. However it turns out that’s not all Samsung has up their sleeves. A tweet by Evan Blass has revealed a potential new handset in the works called the Galaxy J Max.

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) With ‘Smart Glow’ Is Now Official
The Samsung Galaxy J2 is a handset we have been hearing about and while its specs are certainly nothing to shout about, the phone does come with a rather interesting feature called Smart Glow, which back then was rumored to be a much more functional and enhanced version of the notification light.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Edition Is Official
After being treated with leaked renderings and teasers on Facebook, it looks like the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Edition has been officially announced. The device was teased on Facebook last week where it hinted that an announcement could be made on the 7th of July, which is today, and sure enough Samsung has delivered.

Samsung Unveils World’s First Removable UFS Memory Card
MicroSD cards have been pretty much the standard these days when it comes to storage on devices like smartphones and tablets and to a certain extent, some cameras rely on microSD storage cards as well. However Samsung is hoping to introduce more advanced methods of storage by launching the world’s first removal UFS memory card.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 With 4GB Of RAM Spotted On AnTuTu
We have heard many rumors about the upcoming Galaxy Note 7 from Samsung, and now thanks to a sighting on AnTuTu, it looks like pretty much some of the rumored specs we have been hearing about have been “confirmed”, although we should caution you guys to still take it with a grain of salt.