Samsung Launches Portable Speakers and Headsets in India, Expands Audio Portfolio

Samsung Scoop Wireless Speaker Samsung on Friday launched a range of audio products in India to expand its product portfolio in the country. The South Korean company launched three portable speakers, Level Box Slim, the Bottle and the Scoop, along with Level Active and the Rectangle headsets. The Samsung Level Box Slim has been priced by […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Shipped Over 20 Million Units Since Launch: Report

While Samsung is steadily inching towards the launch of the Galaxy Note 8 later this month, its other flagship smartphone – the Galaxy S8 – which started shipping just in April this year, has earned itself a milestone. According to recent report by market research firm Strategy Analytics, Samsung Galaxy S8 has shipped over 20 million units in the April-July period this year. […]

Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Daydream support rolling out now

Google has announced that Daydream support for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ flagship smartphones “is rolling out now.” The announcement came in the form of a Google+ post from the official Google VR account. It’s worth noting that at-least a couple of major US carriers – T-Mobile and Verizon – have already rolled out updates that claimed to bring Daydream […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ get another discount

With flagship prices dropping, the Galaxy S8 duo was starting to feel a bit pricey. This isn’t much, but it’s something – if you go through eBay, you can save around $30. The Galaxy S8 is $550 on eBay and $575 on Samsung.com (not counting trade ins). The Galaxy S8+ is $640 on eBay, compared to $675 on the official site. Note that we’re talking about […]

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro now available for purchase in India

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro, which was unveiled last month, is now available for purchase in India. Both Samsung and Amazon have the device listed on their websites, although it’s currently in-stock only at the latter. As for pricing, while officially, the device carries a tag of INR 20,990 (around $327), Amazon is selling it for a bit […]

Samsung Surpasses Intel to Become Top Chipmaker in Terms of Revenue

Intel’s more than two decade reign as king of the silicon-based semiconductor ended Thursday when Samsung Electronics surpassed the US manufacturer to become the leading maker of the computer chips that are a 21st century staple much as oil was in the past. Samsung reported record-high profit and sales in its earnings report for the April-June quarter, and while Intel’s […]

Samsung Electronics Q2 profit at a high, lifted by mobile business

SEOUL, JULY 27:   Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday said it expected the memory chip boom to continue in the current quarter, after reporting a record operating profit for the three months through June. The world’s biggest maker of memory chips, smartphones and television sets is widely expected to break profit records for the full […]

Samsung Galaxy S8+ with 6GB/128GB memory now available in Brazil and Russia

The Samsung Galaxy S8+ variant that has 6GB RAM and 128GB internal memory is now available for purchase in Brazil and Russia. Available color options are limited to Midnight Black. In Brazil, where the model is locally manufactured, carries a price tag of BRL 4,799. This currently translates into around $1,500. Things look better in Russia, […]

Samsung Electronics Q2 profit at a high, lifted by mobile business

SEOUL, JULY 27:   Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday said it expected the memory chip boom to continue in the current quarter, after reporting a record operating profit for the three months through June. The world’s biggest maker of memory chips, smartphones and television sets is widely expected to break profit records for the full […]