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Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 10 with Enhanced Stylus, No Headphone Jack

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 10 with Enhanced Stylus, No Headphone Jack

SEOUL, Aug. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. introduced its latest phablet, the Galaxy Note 10, with an enhanced stylus and simplified design, hoping for the new premium device to invigorate the flattening smartphone market. The South Korean tech giant showed off its premium large-screen smartphone sporting an S-pen stylus during an Unpacked event [...]

Samsung Again Backtracks in China’s Smartphone Market in Q2

Samsung Again Backtracks in China’s Smartphone Market in Q2

SEOUL, Aug. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. saw its share in China’s smartphone market fall back below 1 percent in the second quarter as Chinese consumers bought more domestic brands, industry data showed Tuesday. Samsung Electronics shipped 700,000 smartphones to China in the April-June period, accounting for a mere 0.7 percent of the [...]

New Smartphones Expected to Feature Multiple Cameras

New Smartphones Expected to Feature Multiple Cameras

SEOUL, Jul. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — An increasing number of smartphones are being introduced with more than one camera. According to Counterpoint Research, a market research agency, 36 percent of the world’s smartphone sales in May were devices with single cameras, 44 percent with dual cameras, and 18 percent with triple cameras. While the proportion [...]

Samsung to Release Galaxy Fold with More Durable Design in Sept.

Samsung to Release Galaxy Fold with More Durable Design in Sept.

SEOUL, Jul. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday it will release its long-delayed Galaxy Fold in select markets in September, after fixing durability issues and improving the design of the foldable device. The South Korean tech giant had initially planned to launch the US$1,980 foldable device in the United States on April [...]

Samsung Asks Local Partners to Secure Japanese Parts amid Export Curbs

Samsung Asks Local Partners to Secure Japanese Parts amid Export Curbs

SEOUL, Jul. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. is exploring all possible means to secure stock piles of Japanese materials in preparation for Tokyo expanding its export restrictions, company sources said Thursday. The tech giant has sent letters to its local partners in the production of televisions, consumer electronics and smartphones, urging them to [...]