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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 Galaxy Note 9 Could Come With Support For 5G
At the rate carriers are planning on rolling out 5G coverage, it probably won’t be too long until 5G starts becoming the new standard that replaces 4G LTE internet on our phones. However the next problem is the availability of 5G smartphones where there aren’t many, if any, options available at the moment.

Samsung To Look Into Galaxy S9, S9+ Touchscreen Dead Spots
Both the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ have only just launched but it seems that there might be some issues with the hardware right out of the gate. According to multiple reports, it seems that there are quite a few Samsung customers who are experiencing dead spots on their touchscreen display.

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Might Come With An In-Display Fingerprint Sensor
According to the rumors and a bit of back and forth, it has been suggested by some that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will not feature an in-display fingerprint sensor. However according to a new report out of Korea (via SamMobile), it seems that might change as Samsung is now in the process of making a decision.

Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ To Get ARCore In The Next Few Weeks
With Google officially launching ARCore last month, this meant that some handsets announced earlier this year would not be launched with support for the feature. This included Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ users, but the good news is that it looks support for ARCore for both handsets are expected to arrive in the next few weeks.

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Samsung 2018 QLED TV Prices Confirmed
Samsung officially unveiled its 2018 QLED TV lineup earlier this month and while the company didn’t confirm pricing on launch day, it has now revealed how much it’s going to charge for the new models. Samsung’s 2018 QLED TV lineup includes the Q9, Q8, Q7, and Q6 models all of which are available in different sizes in both curved and flat variants.

Samsung's Rugged Galaxy Tab Active 2 Launched In The U.S.
Samsung has brought its rugged Galaxy Tab Active2 to the United States. The company today announced that this durable tablet is now available in the United States and it’s aimed at mobile workers who conduct business in harsh weather and industrial locations. It’s adequately protected against high/low temperatures and wet environments.

SquareTrade Tests The Samsung Galaxy S9’s Breakability
Back in the day feature phones were built like tanks where dropping them several times weren’t an issue and we did not have to worry so much about cracked displays or crack chassis (think Nokia 3310). However these days high-end flagship phones are designed to look amazing, but it seems that companies might have forsaken durability for design.

Galaxy Tab S3 Oreo Update Possibly Coming Soon
Samsung has already released the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the top two devices in its lineup: the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy Note 8. It’s now expected to turn its attention toward its premium tablet, the Galaxy Tab S3. It appears that the Galaxy Tab S3 Oreo update may not be that far off as the company started development several weeks ago and some evidence has now surfaced which […]

The Samsung Galaxy S9+ Reportedly Cost $379 To Build
Samsung’s latest smartphones aren’t cheap but it appears that if we were to look purely at the cost of materials, Samsung could be pulling in some pretty impressive profit margins. This is according to a report from TechInsights (via GSMArena) in which based on their analysis, they have concluded that the Galaxy S9+ costs $379 to build.

Samsung To Kill Off Its ‘Movie Maker’ App After Android P Update
Our mobile phones are essentially computers that we can put in our pockets. They allow us to surf the web, play games, chat with our friends, edit photos, and edit videos. When it comes to video editing apps, there are quite a few to choose from, like Samsung’s Movie Maker app. However it looks like Samsung will be killing off the app.

Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Released
The Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ were the first devices from Samsung to receive the much-awaited Android 8.0 Oreo update this year. Samsung conducted a lengthy Oreo beta test for both devices before finally rolling out the new firmware to all users several weeks ago. The Galaxy Note 8 was always going to be the next in line to receive Oreo and it’s finally getting the update.

Samsung Ships Sprint Galaxy S9s With Verizon SIMs
Imagine the anticipation of buying a brand new phone that you’ve waited for a week to arrive and you can’t wait to use it, only that you can’t because for some reason, you’ve been shipped the wrong SIM card. Turns out that’s exactly what some Samsung Galaxy S9 customers are experiencing.

Galaxy S9 Samsung Pay Issues To Be Fixed Soon Via Update
It’s not uncommon for minor issues to surface when a new flagship smartphone is released and that appears to be the case with the Galaxy S9 as well. Several reports have surfaced online related to Galaxy S9 Samsung Pay issues. Those who have received their units early complain that Samsung’s mobile payments service isn’t working on the new handset. The company hasn’t really said anything about what might be causing […]

Android 8.0 Oreo Update For Galaxy Note 8 Could Be Released Soon
With the Android P developer preview already having been released, it is surprising that there are quite a few devices out there that have yet to be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo. In fact the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is one of them, although if recent reports are accurate, that could be changing in the near future.