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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.

Samsung's Foldable Smartphone Rumored To Feature Three OLED Panels
The rumors about Samsung’s foldable smartphone just won’t stop. It has been consistently rumored over the past couple of years that Samsung is working on a foldable smartphone and the company recently said that it’s only going to launch this device when it’s sure that it’s more than just a gimmick. While Samsung has dropped no such hints, a new rumor claims that Samsung’s foldable smartphone might actually have three […]

Apple Might Continue To Use Samsung’s Expensive OLEDs For Its iPhones
At the moment there aren’t too many companies in the world that can mass produce OLED panels in the quantity and yield that Apple demands. Samsung is one of those companies and if a report from The Wall Street Journal (via 9to5Mac) is to be believed, Apple is expected to continue to source from them.

Samsung Releases Android 8.0 Oreo For Galaxy A5 (2017)
There are still many Samsung devices that have yet to be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo and it appears that the company is now rolling out said update for a mid-range device. Multiple reports have surfaced online confirming that the rollout has begun for the Galaxy A5 (2017). Samsung appears to have started the Galaxy A5 (2017) Android 8.0 Oreo release in Russia. As expected, it’s a hefty update, coming […]

Samsung's Infinity Display May Soon Make Its Way To Budget Devices
Samsung introduced its Infinity Display with the Galaxy S8 in 2017. The handset and its successor both feature the bezel-less panel that’s curved on both sides. The technology is now trickling down to cheaper handsets as well. The Galaxy A8 (2018) series is the first premium mid-range lineup from the company to feature an Infinity Display even though it’s not a curved panel. It appears that Samsung’s budget devices may […]

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Galaxy S10 Design Has Reportedly Been Finalized
Samsung fans are looking forward to the Galaxy S10 that’s due next year as it’s going to be the company’s 10th anniversary flagship and it’s expected to pull out all the stops for this device. Samsung itself hasn’t confirmed anything about the Galaxy S9’s successor but a new report out of South Korea today claims that the company has finalized the design of the Galaxy S10.

Samsung Shuts Down Reports Of Galaxy S9 Battery Issues
Like many of its previous flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S9 features chips from Qualcomm and Samsung in different markets. It’s normally the North American market that gets the Snapdragon variant whereas most markets receive the Exynos-powered flagship. Such is the case with the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ as well. Some recent reports have suggested that the Exynos-powered variant is lacking in the battery department compared to its Snapdragon counterpart. […]

2018 iPhone OLED Screens May Be Produced Starting Next Month
It hasn’t been long since Apple launched new iPhones in the fall last year, particularly the iPhone X, which came a bit later than the usual release timeframe for new iPhones. It’s the first Apple smartphone with an OLED display and the panel was supplied by Samsung given that it’s the only company that could manufacture the panels that Apple wanted in the volume that it desired. According to a […]

Samsung Might Adopt Blockchain As Well
Blockchain was undoubtedly the buzzword of 2017 and despite all of the negativity attached to it due to cryptocurrency scams, the underlying technology does have great potential in a wide variety of fields. As companies like Huawei are likely developing smartphones capable of running blockchain apps, Samsung isn’t taking that step just yet, but it may decide to adopt the blockchain technology for something else entirely.

Samsung Releases Updated Chromebook Pro With Backlit Keyboard
Last year Samsung launched the Chromebook Pro laptop which is one of the higher-end Chromebooks in the market today. However there were some gripes that some reviewers had with the laptop, such as the travel distance on the keyboard and also the fact that it wasn’t backlit.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro Is A ‘Smartphone’ Without Internet Connectivity
What makes a smartphone different from our “dumb” phones back in the day? They both make calls, they both send messages, but the main difference is that our smartphones are better equipped to handle internet-related tasks, such as web browsing, emails, social media, shopping, and so on.

Samsung Galaxy A6+ (2018) Said To Feature An Infinity Display
An “Infinity Display” is what Samsung calls its iteration of a bezel-less display. This marketing term was introduced with the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ last year and has been used for the Galaxy Note 8 and Galaxy S9 as well. The Galaxy A8+ and Galaxy A8+ (2018) are the first mid-range smartphones from the company to feature an Infinity Display, albeit a flat panel. It appears that Samsung is […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Could Pack 4,000mAh Battery
Now that the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ have been launched, we suppose the next phone that many are looking forward to would be the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. This will be Samsung’s second flagship phone of 2018 and for the most part, it’s not hard to imagine what kind of hardware specs it might be packing.

Samsung Is Also Using Sony's Camera Sensor For Galaxy S9
While Samsung develops its own camera sensors, it does source them from other sensor suppliers such as Sony too, particularly for flagship devices. The company created a new camera sensor for the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ which brings features such as slow-motion video recording at 960fps and a variable aperture. It turns out that Samsung is not completely relying on camera sensors from its semiconductor division, the Galaxy S9 […]

Samsung Adds New Features To Gear IconX (2018)
Samsung today announced that it’s adding some new features to the Gear IconX (2018). The Gear IconX is what the company calls its wireless activity tracking earbuds that have a cord-free design and are capable of standalone music playback. It developed this device for those who live an active lifestyle and the Gear IconX offers features that allow the users to get the most out of these activity tracking earbuds.