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Samsung Tops Indian Smartphone Market on Tizen

Samsung Tops Indian Smartphone Market on Tizen

SEOUL, Jul. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top tech giant, Samsung Electronics Co., topped the Indian smartphone market in the second quarter of 2015, data showed Tuesday, on robust sales of its first Tizen-powered handset released earlier this year. Samsung accounted for 24.5 percent of the Indian smartphone market in the April-June period, hovering [...]

Samsung’s First Tizen Smartphone Sells 1 mln Units

Samsung’s First Tizen Smartphone Sells 1 mln Units

SEOUL, Jun. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top tech giant Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday it has sold 1 million units of its Tizen-powered smartphones, casting a brighter outlook over the non-Android operating system. Samsung’s Indian subsidiary said the sales of the Z1, which hit shelves in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka in January [...]

Samsung Releases First Tizen Phone in India

Samsung Releases First Tizen Phone in India

SEOUL, Jan. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it has launched its first Tizen-powered smartphone in India as it aggressively targets the low-end market and attempts a breakaway from the dominant Android operating system. The 4-inch Samsung Z1 is powered by the Tizen 2.3 platform and comes with a 1.2GHz dual-core processor. [...]

Samsung to Close Bada OS Developers’ Site

Samsung to Close Bada OS Developers’ Site

SEOUL, Dec. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics will cut support for its proprietary mobile operation system “Bada,” proving that it failed in its development of the OS. According to industry watchers, Samsung recently announced that it would stop running the Bada developers’ forum on its Bada developers’ site (http://developer.bada.com). Last year, Samsung officially declared [...]