Hundreds of Galaxy Buds Live prototypes went into creating the perfect fit

It takes a lot of courage to go back to the drawing board and completely change the design of a product line that already enjoys relative success. Nevertheless, Samsung had done just that with its latest Galaxy Buds Live earbuds. It took a risk, it abandoned the existing Galaxy Buds+ formula  in favor of a […]

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Samsung considers canceling SDC 2020 over more than just coronavirus fears

While it should come at no surprise that the 2020 edition of the Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) is now facing the prospect of cancellation, as South Korean sources reported earlier today, coronavirus-related risks aren’t the only thing in the backdrop of this development. Namely, there is a growing sentiment that SDC 2020 simply doesn’t make […]

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Galaxy Buds Live rated as cleverly made, easy to repair: teardown

The Galaxy Buds Live aren’t only Samsung’s best wireless earbuds yet – they might just be the most repairable such gadget released to date. That’s according to electronics repair experts over at iFixit, whose newly published Galaxy Buds Live teardown reveals that Samsung has once again gotten cleverer with its design, consequently adding to the repairability […]

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Samsung says its new X-Cube chip packaging tech is now ready

Samsung started manufacturing chips using its brand new 5nm EUV technology a couple of months ago, but that doesn’t mean the company is not improving its older technologies. Earlier today, the South Korean tech giant said that its new X-Cube chip packaging technology, which offers faster speeds and better power efficiency at the same time, […]

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Samsung’s brand value in Korea is higher than other brands combined

Samsung Electronics’ brand value in its home country is up 2% compared to last year and it’s the highest among any other South Korean companies. Samsung’s brand value in 2020 was estimated at roughly 67.7 trillion won ($57.1 billion), according to a recent report by Yonhap citing brand consulting firm Interbrand.This is an impressive feat […]

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Samsung’s list of Qualcomm-induced stress gets 400+ new entries at once

Samsung and Qualcomm’s relationship appears to be reaching new “it’s complicated” levels after a new report raised an alarming number of concerns concerning the security of a key chip from the San Diego-based tech giant. Over 400 of them, to be exact, as that’s how many vulnerabilities were recently brought to Qualcomm’s attention concerning one […]

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Galaxy Unpacked 2020 roundup: Everything Samsung announced today

Samsung had a lot to talk about at its Galaxy Unpacked 2020 event today. This was the first time that the company had to conduct an event of this scale virtually. The in-person event was cancelled due to the pandemic so even those who are normally in attendance at these events, including yours truly, joined […]

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Samsung could rank 4th in network equipment market in 2020

Ever since western markets started distancing themselves from Huawei, the world’s largest network equipment brand, Samsung has begun focusing on its network business globally. Now, the South Korean firm has a chance to prove its telecommunication technologies, and it could rank fourth in the network equipment market in 2020.According to a new report from market […]

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Samsung could become an Arm shareholder if Nvidia doesn’t buy Arm first

The fate of semiconductor design company Arm remains unclear as fresh reports citing industry watchers suggest at least two possible futures, one of which includes Samsung. As you may recall, analyst Jim Hardy recently claimed that the Korean tech giant has no intention of buying Arm, however, even if this may be the case, a […]

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Samsung shuts down PC plant in Suzhou China to focus on R&D

Samsung has decided to shut down its PC assembly and manufacturing plant in Suzhou, China, and will refocus its resources towards research and development, according to a recent report citing a staff notice that was later confirmed by Samsung. The letter revealed that with the exception of employees at the research and development department, all […]

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Samsung launches UV Sterilizer with wireless charging in India

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Samsung had unveiled its new UV Sterilizer for smartphones and other accessories last month. Initially, it was Thailand, but the company announced that it would bring the device to more markets around the world. Today, the South Korean firm has announced the launch of UV Sterilizer with wireless charging in India.Samsung’s […]

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Samsung’s automotive goals lead to new MLCC factory opening in China

Samsung Group reported strong Q2 2020 results at an earnings call earlier today, in part thanks to improved profits recorded by the component solution division, Samsung Electro-Mechanics, particularly in the camera and 5G chip sectors. Interestingly enough, the recent earnings call also highlighted the tech giant’s ambitions to have a deeper involvement with the automotive […]

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Samsung highlights rugged tech as key for post-Brexit UK business

Not many consumer electronics companies dabble in ruggedized products, but Samsung just officially upgraded its already optimistic forecast for this niche. That is, the British arm of the Korean juggernaut today signaled the firm will continue pursuing such extraordinarily durable devices, describing them as one of the rare few gadget categories that are yet to […]

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Samsung India launches three new reward programs to boost online sales

Samsung India Senior Vice President Asim Warsi revealed today that the company aims to grow its Online Store business by 10% for mobile products and consumer electronics alike. To reach this goal, the company has now revealed three new programs designed to give customers more reasons to purchase products online rather than through offline retail […]

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Fresh Galaxy Buds Live renders offer a closer look at the wingtip design

Samsung’s upcoming wireless earbuds don’t hold many secrets after the recent wave of leaks, but new high-quality Galaxy Buds Live renders have now emerged on Twitter to offer one of the most complete sneak previews yet. The renders show the Galaxy Buds Live in Mystic Black and Mystic Bronze from literally every angle and offer […]

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Samsung says it’s ‘Time to Rethink Privacy’ at Security Tech Forum 2020

Samsung has launched the official trailer for its upcoming Security Tech Forum 2020 (SSTF 2020), inviting people to check out the future of security & privacy come August 18. On that date, Samsung will be live streaming the Security Tech Forum 2020 and anyone who may want to participate to the online event can register […]

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Samsung leaks own user manual for the Galaxy Buds Live

Samsung has spilled the beans on the Galaxy Buds Live again, this time by releasing the official user manual for the upcoming product, complete with bits of information regarding its design and some of its capabilities, ahead of the Galaxy Unpacked 2020 unveil.The officially-leaked user manual contains information about pairing the new earbuds with a […]

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