Samsung Electronics CEO announces plans to step down, cites ‘unprecedented crisis’

In a shocking development, Samsung Electronics’ CEO Kwon Oh-hyun has announced that he will step down from all his current roles and responsibilities next year in March. He is currently also the CEO of Samsung Display. Kwon revealed his plans in a letter sent to company employees. “It is something I had been thinking long […]

Samsung Offers One-Time Screen Replacement for Select Smartphones at Rs. 990

Mobile phone major Samsung India on Thursday announced the ‘Never Mind’ offer for buyers of Samsung smartphones wherein consumers can avail one-time replacement of a broken screen within 12 months of purchase of their phone. Under the ‘Never Mind’ offer, consumers can replace the broken screens by paying Rs. 990 at the time of repair within 12 […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Bookings Reportedly Cross 72,000 in India, Registrations Top 2.5 Lakh

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-bookings in India have reportedly crossed the 72,000-units mark on the first day itself, while registrations to purchase the handset have reached more than 1.5 lakh, IANS says citing sources. The overall registrations have touched 2.5 lakh units ahead of the Galaxy Note 8 India launch event on Tuesday, September 12. The launch clashes […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Bookings Reportedly Cross 72,000 in India, Registrations Top 2.5 Lakh

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-bookings in India have reportedly crossed the 72,000-units mark on the first day itself, while registrations to purchase the handset have reached more than 1.5 lakh, IANS says citing sources. The overall registrations have touched 2.5 lakh units ahead of the Galaxy Note 8 India launch event on Tuesday, September 12. The launch clashes […]

Apple Likely to See Few Takers for $1,000 iPhone 8; Samsung May Capture Premium Market: Barclays

Samsung’s return to form Galaxy Note 8 phablet was unveiled on Wednesday. While the smartphone looks to win back the trust of consumers following the Galaxy Note 7’s fiery demise, it still doesn’t come cheap. The Galaxy Note 8 is priced starting around $930 in the US, but Barclays’ Mark Moskowitz says Samsung is in a better position to capture […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 4GB RAM Variant Spotted on TENAA, Flouting 8GB RAM Rumours

Samsung unveiled its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone on Wednesday and while the handset was announced to have 6GB RAM, which was also suggested by rumours, we might have another memory variant coming soon. The 4GB RAM variant of Galaxy Note 8 has now been spotted on TENAA website. The TENAA listing of the Galaxy Note 8, spotted by GSMArena, suggests that the […]

Samsung Faces Crucial Galaxy Note 8 Launch as Its Top Executive Faces a Sentencing Hearing

Samsung faces two potentially crucial moments this week – the launch of a new smartphone and a hearing that will determine whether its vice chairman will spend the next 12 years in jail. On Wednesday, the company will debut the successor to the disastrous Galaxy Note 7 – the Galaxy Note 8. The latest addition to Samsung’s premium phone […]

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 […]