• Samsung teases its foldable phone for Galaxy S10 Unpacked on February 20

    5 monthes ago - By Pocketnow

    We might see the Samsung foldable phone, on one capacity or another, at the February 20 Galaxy S10 Unpacked event, the company teases.
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  • Samsung is prepping M-series budget phones to battle its Chinese rivals in India

    Samsung is prepping M-series budget phones to battle its Chinese rivals in India

    5 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    After playing second fiddle to Chinese rival Xiaomi in India's burgeoning smartphone market in 2018, Samsung is set to fight back with a new line of budget-friendly handsets. The company will introduce a new M-series of phones on January 28 in India. The company said it'll launch these devices in India first, and then roll them out globally. In a press release, it added that it's partnering with Amazon for online sales in the country. The move should see Samsung better poised to compete with major Chinese hardware brands in India, including Xiaomi, Vivo, and Oppo. Samsung India's senior...
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  • Samsung foldable phone reveal looks imminent, teased in new Paris billboards

    Samsung foldable phone reveal looks imminent, teased in new Paris billboards

    5 monthes ago - By TechRadar

    With Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked 2019 event scheduled for February 20 , it's always been assumed that the company's upcoming Galaxy S10 smartphone range would be officially revealed at the conference. Now, it seems it won't be alone - thanks to some not-so-cryptic billboards installed at the famous Place de la Concorde in Paris, France, it appears that Samsung's highly-anticipated foldable phone will also be officially unveiled at the event. Written in Hangeul, which is the South Korean alphabet, the billboards read “미래를 펼치다” and “이월 이십일”, which translates to “The future unfolds” and...
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  • Samsung's new Galaxy M smartphones will launch in India first

    5 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Samsung will launch its new lower-priced Galaxy M series in India before the smartphones roll out globally. Asim Warsi, senior vice president of Samsung India's smartphone business, told Reuters that three devices will be available through its website and Amazon India at the end of January and are intended to help the company double online sales.
    Samsung is currently trying to recover its lead in India, the world's second-largest smartphone market behind China , after losing it to Xiaomi at the end of 2017, when Xiaomi's sales in India overtook Samsung for the first time, according to data...
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  • Samsung says future will 'unfold' in Galaxy S10 ad in Paris

    5 monthes ago - By ZDnet

    Samsung Electronics has put up an outdoor ad in Paris that says in Korean the future will 'unfold' on February 20, strongly hinting at the launch of a foldable phone at the Galaxy S10 launch.
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  • Samsung Pay Framework app is devouring battery life on some Galaxy phones

    Samsung Pay Framework app is devouring battery life on some Galaxy phones

    5 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Samsung Pay is considered to be one of the better mobile payment platforms thanks to its ability to work with nearly all retailers. That's because the feature not only works with NFC enabled point of sale setups, it works with any retailer that swipes a credit card. This is possible because Samsung Pay is also compatible with Magnetic Secure Transmissions .
    But some Samsung Galaxy users have found that a pre-installed app called Samsung Pay Framework is consuming battery life at a rapid clip. Framework helps Samsung Pay work. Posts on Reddit (via Android ...
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  • Samsung's new Galaxy M phones aim to take on cheap Chinese rivals

    Samsung's new Galaxy M phones aim to take on cheap Chinese rivals

    5 monthes ago - By TechRadar

    Eager to take the fight to Chinese smartphone manufacturers, Samsung is planning to launch a new range of budget Galaxy M series phones in 2019, with the handsets expected to arrive in India first, as reported by Reuters. Samsung's decision to debut the new budget handset line in India is believed to be a direct result of the South Korean company's market share having recently been overtaken by Xiaomi in the region. Expected to arrive in India by the end of January (or around a month before the flagship Galaxy S10 is revealed), the Galaxy M10, M20 and M30 will be sold exclusively through...
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