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Samsung to Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7

Samsung to Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7

SEOUL, March 28 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics revealed plans to sell 4 million refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phablets in the near future in a statement from its global site newsroom yesterday. Refurbished phones will be reintroduced in the market for purchase or rental services, with plans to use and sell components from severely damaged devices, [...]

Galaxy Note 7′s Local Preorders Top 200,000

Galaxy Note 7′s Local Preorders Top 200,000

SEOUL, Aug. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – The Galaxy Note 7, a phablet made by Samsung Electronics Co., has received more preorders in South Korea than expected, driven by its advanced features and aggressive promotions, industry sources said Wednesday.  According to the sources, the preorders for the phablet on Aug. 7-8 exceeded 200,000. Preorders will be [...]

Survey Reveals Galaxy Note Less Popular among Elderly and Housewives

Survey Reveals Galaxy Note Less Popular among Elderly and Housewives

SEOUL, July 25 (Korea Bizwire) – With the launch of the Galaxy Note 7 imminent, a recent Gallup Korea study revealed that the Galaxy Note series is least preferred by housewives and older men and women in Korea. Phones in Samsung’s Galaxy Note series are distinguished from the Galaxy S series by larger displays and [...]

Samsung Pay to Be Available in US in September

Samsung Pay to Be Available in US in September

SEOUL, June 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics said Wednesday it will launch a mobile payment platform in South Korea and the United States around September. Samsung Pay will be available upon the release of Samsung’s next flagship model around September, and the company will gradually expand sales to China, Europe, Australia [...]

Samsung Selects Sensory as Key Source for Embedded Speech Technologies

Samsung Selects Sensory as Key Source for Embedded Speech Technologies

SANTA CLARA, CA, Sept. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Sensory Inc., the industry leader in speech and vision technologies for consumer products, is pleased to announce that its pioneering TrulyHandsfree(tm) voice technology is deployed across an array of Samsung’s iconic Galaxy products including smartphones, tablets, cameras, and wearables. TrulyHandsfree(tm) is the leading always-on, always-listening voice control [...]

Samsung to Tap a Niche Market Launching Largest-ever Phone Galaxy W

Samsung to Tap a Niche Market Launching Largest-ever Phone Galaxy W

SEOUL, June 3 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics is trying to tap a niche market with Galaxy W phablet, an oversized smartphone which, according to industry sources, might be able to replace the share of the formidable tablet market. But Samsung used a newly coined word of ‘phoneblet’ when launching this huge 7-inch “mini” tablet, [...]