Samsung Announces Mass Production of “Industry’s First 1.0-Micron Pixel-Based 16MP CMOS Image Sensor”
If you, like majority of mobile phone users out there, can’t stand the idea of a protruding rear camera on your smartphone, Samsung might have the solution to that. The company just announced the mass production of its latest image sensor that is the “industry’s first 1.0 micron pixel-based 16MP CMOS image sensor.
Samsung announced its earnings for the second quarter of 2015 with a net profit drop of eight percent year on year. Low smartphone shipment counts and increased marketing expenses hampered growth; which has lead the Korean company to revise pricing for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge to maintain sales numbers.
Not too long after LG announced its latest clamshell Android smartphone, Samsung also launched its very own – the Samsung Galaxy Folder. As always, the device is only available in South Korea, and will go on sale next week.
Apple and Samsung are reportedly in advanced talks with global GSM providers to introduce a new electronic SIM standard; one that would remove the need for physical SIM cards. The technology itself is not new, and there have been rumours floating around for years; although this latest report seems to indicate that the cardless SIM […]
Samsung has just announced its next generation Galaxy Tab S – Galaxy Tab S2, “the most immersive Samsung tablet to-date”. The new tablet features a premium metal build, and has the thinnest and lightest metal frame of its size on the market.
It seems like the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+ have received an early launch date as expected. Slated to be unveiled on the 12th of August 2015, more specifications of both devices have been revealed, including the processor powering the S6 edge+ and whether or not the Note 5 will have a microSD card […]
It was brewing in the rumour mill for quite some time, and it looks like Samsung is finally ready to unveil a brand new mid-range Android Smartphone – the Samsung Galaxy A8.
With rumours circulating that Samsung will launch the Galaxy Note 5 earlier than expected (around mid-August, in fact), more details of the upcoming flagship have been leaked. According to a very credible source, the Note 5 is confirmed to feature 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM.
It seems like the race to cram as many pixels as possible into a display is on again. Samsung is reportedly working together with 12 other companies since the 1st of June to develop an 11K display for smartphones; it is said to boast an incredible pixel density of 2250ppi. Needless to say, this technological […]
Samsung recently introduced a new entry-level smartphone called the Samsung Galaxy V Plus. The device that was quietly posted into Samsung Malaysia’s official website, is a slightly upgraded version of the original Galaxy V.
The BBC has revealed the final details of the Micro Bit, a tiny computer that it intends to distribute to some one million school children in the UK. The goal of the project is to encourage students to learn programming, as more and more students were leaving school knowing how to use computers but have no […]
Samsung has just released its Q2 2015 earnings guidance and things do not look good. Despite launching the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, the numbers are still going down – Samsung predicts that its operating profit for the second quarter of this year will drop 4% compared to the same quarter last year.
Want a lot of storage without sacrificing performance? Then Samsung’s new 850 PRO and 850 EVO SSDs are perfect. With a huge 2TB capacity, these are the first consumer-oriented 2TB SSD drives from Samsung to enter the market. That being said, a high capacity SSD such as these will still not come cheap. (At least, […]
Samsung and Oppo have drawn the attention of the Shanghai Consumer Council as the body has launched legal action against the smartphone manufacturers over the use of bloatware in the their devices. The lawsuit was supposedly motivated by a large number of complaints by consumers against the use of pre-installed software.
Samsung has filed for the Galaxy S6 edge+ trademark with the US Patents and Trademarks Office, indicating that the company is planning to release a larger version of its flagship smartphone. This new device is expected to reach phablet size, and will likely end up existing alongside the upcoming Galaxy Note 5.
Joining the Samsung Galaxy A3, A5 and A7 is the yet to be officially announced Galaxy A8, which has been extensively leaked in a hands on video. Just like the other Galaxy A series devices, the A8 features a metal construction. With a 5.7-inch display and measuring 5.9mm thin, the A8 is the biggest and […]
Samsung has decided to stop messing with Windows Updater, and restore the system operations to normal. The South Korean company was discovered to have been blocking Windows automated updates, and forcing the system to use its own utility programme.
Not many people can afford such an extravagant television like Samsung’s new SUHD TV lineup, but oh boy, it’s definitely a looker. We had the opportunity to get up close and personal with the flagship JS9500 model, and we can say one thing: for anyone that can afford such luxury, this is one model to keep your […]
Laptop manufacturers have a habit of over complicating matters, especially when it comes to software. The latest discovery revealed that Samsung has a programme that disables Windows Updates and prevents Microsoft from pushing patches and updates to the machines.
Samsung has completed a trial run of its Safety Truck programme; an experiment that involves allowing drivers to see through large vehicles. This was done by mounting a wireless camera on the front of the trailer cab, and then feeding the video to four large screen panels set on the back of the trailer.