iPhones surpass Samsung smartphone sales in Europe after two years

Apple has been eating away at Samsung’s smartphone sales over the past few years. For the first time last year, Apple sold more smartphones globally than Samsung. Even in Europe, which was usually considered Samsung’s bastion, Apple became the number one smartphone brand in the final quarter of last year. Apple surpassed Samsung smartphone shipments […]

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iPhone captures highest-ever market share in Samsung’s homeland

Apple has been giving Samsung a tough fight in the global smartphone market. And for the first time ever, last year, Apple shipped more iPhones annually than Samsung did. This doesn’t look good for Samsung at all. What’s even worse is that Apple’s market share has reached a record high in Samsung’s homeland, South Korea. […]

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Samsung aims to bring AI features to Galaxy smartwatches

Samsung unveiled its first smartphones with Galaxy AI—Galaxy S24, Galaxy S24+, and Galaxy S24 Ultra—last month, and it received an excellent response for those phones. The South Korean firm isn’t planning to stop there, and it has announced that it will bring Galaxy AI features to more device categories, including wearables. AI features are coming […]

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Samsung created a separate team for XR headset development

During the launch of the Galaxy S23, Samsung revealed that it is making an XR product in collaboration with Google and Qualcomm. While the device or its release date wasn’t revealed, it was rumored that Samsung could launch the XR headset in late 2023, but that didn’t happen. More information about the development of the […]

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Samsung was world’s second biggest tablet maker in 2023

Samsung was the world’s second-biggest tablet maker last year. The company’s Galaxy Tab lineup is pretty popular among Android tablet buyers, but their sales slipped last year, along with the sales of tablets from Apple, Amazon, Huawei, and Lenovo. It is expected that sales of tablets will continue to dwindle in the future. Samsung ranked […]

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Samsung exec stirs up controversy on AI photos, says there’s no real picture

There have been many discussions about the use of AI and other algorithms to capture images using smartphones. And this isn’t something new. There have been controversies around the pictures of the moon captured using Huawei’s and Samsung’s smartphones. Now, a high-level Samsung executive has stirred up a controversy, saying there are no real pictures […]

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Samsung signs multi-year deal with Qualcomm for Snapdragon chips

Samsung used the Snapdragon chip in all its high-end phones last year. This year, though, the company used the Snapdragon chip only in the Galaxy S24 Ultra, while the Galaxy S24 and the Galaxy S24+ used Exynos chips in most countries. In the coming years, Samsung will keep using Snapdragon chips in its flagship phones, […]

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Samsung’s new 10,000mAh power bank with wireless charging leaks

Samsung is working on two new power banks, and none of them have been announced yet. We expected them to be announced after the launch of the Galaxy S24 series last month. However, Samsung didn’t announce any new power banks. Today, more details about the company’s upcoming 25W power bank were leaked. Wireless Powerbank 10,000mAh […]

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Samsung’s profit drops 34.4% in Q4 2023 due to slow semiconductor chip sales

After posting its earnings estimates for Q4 2023 a few weeks ago, Samsung has now published its final earnings for the fourth quarter of last year. While the company’s condition has improved slightly compared to the earlier quarters, it is far from the glory days that it saw after the COVID-19 pandemic. Samsung’s revenue and […]

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Samsung could release Wear OS 5 update for Galaxy Watches this year

Three years ago, Google and Samsung developed Wear OS 3 together and breathed new life into the Wear OS smartwatch segment. Since then, they’ve released the Wear OS 4 update, and they could be close to releasing a new Wear OS update. Apparently, the companies are already working on Wear OS 5, which could be […]

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Samsung’s new 20,000mAh power bank gets a price tag

A couple of days ago, a new 20,000mAh power bank from Samsung appeared on the internet. Today, the power bank has been listed for pre-order, and its price has been revealed. The 45W 20,000mAh power bank from Samsung is now listed on MobileFun’s website (although with the wrong product images), which means you can pre-order […]

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First company-operated Samsung Store opens in India

Today, Samsung opened its first fully owned and self-operated retail store in India. It’s called Samsung BKC and is situated in Jio World Plaza in Bandra East in Mumbai. Samsung is calling it the first O2O (Online-To-Offline) lifestyle store. The other Samsung Stores in India, like the ones in Bengaluru and Hyderabad, are operated by […]

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Samsung topped Indian smartphone market in 2023 as competition intensifies

Samsung has been in fierce competition with Chinese firm Xiaomi in India over the past few years. Sometimes, it is Samsung that comes out on top, and sometimes it is Xiaomi. In 2022, Xiaomi narrowly surpassed Samsung, but the South Korean firm has managed to come out on top in 2023, at least according to […]

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Apple overtakes Samsung as world’s biggest smartphone brand in 2023

Samsung has been the world’s biggest smartphone brand for more than a decade. However, its reign came to an end last year, as Apple overtook Samsung as the world’s biggest smartphone brand in 2023. The iPhone maker shipped 234.6 million smartphones and acquired a 20.1% share of the market. According to the latest numbers from […]

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Wi-Fi 7 is now ready for future Samsung devices, including Galaxy S24 Ultra

The Wi-Fi Alliance has announced that Wi-Fi 7 Ready certification is now available to compatible devices. Wi-Fi 7 is the next big standard version of Wi-Fi and an upgrade over the current Wi-Fi 6E standard. This standard has been in development since 2021 when its first draft was released, and it is now completely ready […]

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It’s official! Google’s Nearby Share has merged with Samsung’s Quick Share

A few days ago, it was revealed that Google could merge its Nearby Share file-sharing feature with Samsung’s Quick Share. Now, Google has made it official. Google’s Nearby Share has been merged into Samsung’s Quick Share, which has now become the default file-sharing system for Android. You don’t need to dabble with two file-sharing systems […]

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Samsung expects its 2023 profit to drop by 85% compared to last year

Last year was extremely challenging for Samsung, as smartphone and semiconductor chip sales were quite low. Those are the two most important product categories for Samsung. However, the company and even analysts expect this new year to be much better as sales are recovering. Today, Samsung Electronics posted its earnings guidance for the fourth quarter […]

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SmartThings to support connected cars, starting with Hyundai and Kia EVs

Samsung is marching forward to improve its ecosystem of products and services. SmartThings, one of the world’s biggest smart device platforms, is adding support for connected cars, including EVs (Electric Vehicles). Samsung has announced that it has partnered with Hyundai and Kia to bring connected car integration to SmartThings. SmartThings can control and monitor electric […]

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Samsung wants to develop ‘super-gap technologies’ to maintain competitive edge

Samsung, one of the most innovative tech companies in the world, announced its priorities at the start of the new year. The South Korean firm wants to strengthen its technological supremacy to maintain an edge over its rivals. The company also wants to be more flexible to adapt to future changes. Before the launch of […]

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Samsung Phone app for Windows brings iPhone-like continuity for calls on laptops

Samsung has released the Samsung Phone app for its devices running the Windows operating system. This app makes it easier to text and call using Galaxy Book laptops when paired with Galaxy smartphones and tablets. It brings iPhone-Mac-like continuity features to Galaxy smartphones and Galaxy Book laptops. The Samsung Phone app is now available on […]

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