Samsung and Google have entered into a new partnership to bring ARCore — Google’s platform for building Augmented Reality apps — to its flagship lineup of Galaxy devices. This includes the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, and the Galaxy Note 8.
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Bixby isn’t even a year old, seeing the light of day on the samsung-Galaxy S8 earlier this year, but Samsung is already prepared to start talking about Bixby 2.0.
Samsung today published its earnings guidance for Q3 2017 where it expects to post a record profit of $12.8 billion (14.5 trillion KRW), up by a staggering 179 percent from the same quarter last year. The estimated profit of the company has managed to beat market and analysts expectations.
The thing about the Galaxy Note 8 is that it’s not ‘just’ a smartphone. It’s that and a stylus-centric tablet and a pocket computer, all in one. Even though there are annoyances, there’s no escaping the raw power and flexibility of the Note 8. It’s beautiful, it’s immaculately built, and it packs enormous productivity and performance punches.
The launch of the iPhone X last night has got everyone talking. Can any Android smartphone actually take on Apple’s most expensive $999 iPhone? Well, if there is any company that can compete against the iPhone X, it’s Samsung. And the company has not one but three different devices to compete against Apple’s best offering.
Soon after unveiling its first dual-camera setup phone, the Galaxy Note 8, Samsung has gone ahead and unveiled its second handset with a dual-camera setup at its rear: the Galaxy J7 Plus.
Kicking off IFA, Samsung today announced its new Gear smartwatch: the Gear Sport. As the name indicates, the company’s latest Gear smartwatch is aimed at athletes and fitness enthusiasts.
Samsung knows that pink is a popular color for customers in Taiwan, which would explain why the company continues to launch that particular shade of color in that market.
Samsung recently unveiled the Galaxy J7 Pro in India. The J7 series has always done well for the company in India, and this year, Samsung has tried to set the handset apart from the competition by introducing Samsung Pay support to it. Usually reserved for the company’s premium mid-range and high-end flagships, the inclusion of Samsung Pay on the Galaxy J7 means that you can use your smartphone to pay for your purchases across any PoS terminal.
The heir of Samsung’s group Lee Jae-yong has been sentenced to five years in prison on corruption charges. He has been found guilty of donating 41 billion won to non-profit foundations operated by former South Korea’s President Park Geun-hye in lieu of political favors.