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Samsung releases Q3 2014 Earnings Guidance thumbnail

Samsung has released it's previous quarter's (Q3 2014) earnings guidance and it does not look pretty for the world's largest smartphone manufacturer. As per the figures based on K-IFRS, Samsung Electronics has a consolidated sales of around 47 trillion Korean won and consolidated operating profit at 4.1 trillion Korean won, which is lesser than what [...]

Samsung to invest $14.7b in semiconductor plant thumbnail

Samsung has confirmed that they’ll invest $14.7 billion or 15.6 trillion Korean won to setup a new semiconductor plant in South Korea. The plant will be located in Godeok Industrial Complex in Pyeongtaek and will provide jobs to around 150,000 citizens. Samsung says the construction will begin in first half of 2015 with operations scheduled [...]

Everpurse 2015 Handbag collection will have batteries from Samsung SDI thumbnail

Everpurse has teamed up with Samsung SDI to integrate Samsung’s batteries in its 2015 handbag collection. The fashionable handbags will have Samsung’s Lithium-Ion prismatic batteries that will enable users to charge their devices inside the handbag. The purse takes advantage of wireless charging and with Samsung SDI batteries inside the handbag, Everpurse says they were [...]

Android L update for Galaxy S5 previewed on video thumbnail

It’s no secret that Samsung is testing Google’s latest Android L update for its flagship devices and now folks over at SamMobile have gotten their hands on an Android L build for the Galaxy S5. The site reckons the build LRW58J as an early one and is still not ready for mass consumption but gives [...]

Galaxy Alpha gets a teardown thumbnail

Just like previous Samsung handsets, iFixit has put the Galaxy Alpha on the surgery table for a teardown. With a repairability score of 5 out of 10, the site found the phone uses an adhesive-laden opening procedure just like the Galaxy S5 that makes the phone a bit difficult to repair. To complicate things further, [...]

Galaxy Note 4

Samsung has published a new video that shows off the durability of Galaxy Note 4. The video highlights Samsung's rigorous practice to stress test the devices and it specifically emphasises on the pressure put by the human weight and considerable amount of weight put right in the middle of the handset. Samsung attributes device's durability [...]

Samsung will invest $560m towards TV Plant in Vietnam thumbnail

Samsung will continue its heavy investment in Vietnam and has confirmed to invest $560 million to build a “consumer appliance production complex.” The plant will be 700,000 sq. mt in size and will be mainly responsible for producing television sets. Earlier this year, Samsung Display announced to build a display assembly plant that would have [...]

S Carpet

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Click to enlarge UPDATE: Samsung has removed the Facebook post. Every year Samsung holds events across the globe to commence the rollout of its flagship device and the Korean giant is doing the same with the Galaxy Note 4. Dubbed S Carpet, Samsung will hold multi-city events for the Galaxy Note 4 and according to [...]

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime (SM-G530)

Samsung has expanded its Galaxy Grand lineup with the new Galaxy Grand Prime. The phone focuses on the selfie trend with a high-resolution 5 megapixel camera on the front and wider 85 degrees angle to accommodate more people. Except for this little nugget, rest of the phone features mediocre specs like 5-inch qHD (960x540) display, [...]

Samsung clarifies Galaxy Note 4 gap is a non-issue thumbnail

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 that went on sale last week seemed to have a gap around the sides, thus questioning the smartphone’s build quality. However, as it turns out, the gap is a non-issue. At least, according to Samsung. Samsung has issued a statement to Trusted Reviews that claims the issue “does not impact the [...]