Samsung officially unveils the Galaxy Note 8
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 24 August 2017 13:49

Samsung officially unveils the Galaxy Note 8


6.3-inch Infinity Display and dual camera

As expected, Samsung has officially unveiled its new Galaxy Note 8 flagship at its dedicated Unpacked Event, featuring a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED QHD+ screen, dual camera on the rear and either a Snapdragon 835 or Exynos 8895 SoC, depending on the region.

Samsung sits on Snapdragons for second year
Published in Processors
Thursday, 24 August 2017 12:26

Samsung sits on Snapdragons for second year


That must make its eyes water


Samsung is sitting on the Snapdragon 845 chips for its Galaxy S9 and not letting anyone else get their paws on them.

Samsung shows 49-inch 32:9 monitor at Gamescom 2017
Published in News


With 3840x1080 resolution and AMD FreeSync 2

Samsung brought quite an interesting monitor to the Gamescom 2017 show which is currently heating up in Cologne, Germany, the 32:9 49-inch 3840x1080 CHG90 with support for AMD FreeSync 2 technology.

Samsung unveils Portable SSD T5 drives
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 21:37

Samsung unveils Portable SSD T5 drives


With 64-layer V-NAND

Samsung has updated its line of portable SSDs with the new Portable SSD T5 series, which comes with somewhat smaller dimensions as well as the new 64-layer V-NAND technology.

Samsung announces EU spread of TVPlus
Published in News
Tuesday, 15 August 2017 06:00

Samsung announces EU spread of TVPlus


Catching up with US and Asia


Samsung Electronics has announced that its premium Smart TV content service, TV Plus, is now available for users of Samsung Smart TVs in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom. Its North America and Southeast Asian customers have had the service available since 2015.

Samsung preparing 970 and 980 series NVMe SSDs
Published in Memory


Based on TLC 3D V-NAND

Samsung has revealed plans to launch a new SSD series that will replace the currently available 960 EVO and 960 Pro.

Samsung sings of the Galaxy Note 8
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 06:00

Samsung sings of the Galaxy Note 8


Has a roadmap and a tank full of gas


Samsung Electronics has decided on a roadmap for Galaxy Note 8 sales which apparently does not involve fire.

Prosecutors want Samsung's Lee jailed for 12 years
Published in News


Samsung boss holds back the tears

Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y Lee fought back tears and denied wrongdoing as prosecutors sought to lock him up for 12 years.

Chipzilla is no longer king
Published in Processors
Monday, 31 July 2017 14:15

Chipzilla is no longer king


We now must submit to our new Samsung overlord

After 20 years of being the number chipmaker, Intel is no longer  the top monster.

Samsung climbs on memory boom
Published in News
Thursday, 27 July 2017 06:00

Samsung climbs on memory boom


Booms are better than fire

Samsung Electronics  memory chip boom that propelled it to record profit in the second quarter is likely to continue in the third, just as revenue is widely expected to benefit from sales of OLED screens to the fruity cargo-cult Apple.