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Samsung had a 5G smartphone prototype on display at CES and almost nobody noticed it

Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Samsung had a 5G smartphone prototype on display at CES 2019. It’s the closest official look we have to future smartphones from Samsung that come with 5G compatibility. A variant of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S10 is said to come with 5G support. Strolling innocently through Samsung’s massive booth at CES 2019 in […]

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Samsung CHG70 27-Inch Curved Monitor

Although it is part of the same product family as the Samsung CHG90 49-Inch Curved Ultrawide Monitor we recently reviewed, the Samsung CHG70 27-Inch Curved Monitor is a much more conventional monitor than that supersize behemoth. Its resolution and aspect ratio are commonplace among 27-inch gaming monitors, and its appearance—apart from the novel design of […]

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“Samsung x Ars Technica” is not happening

Enlarge / From Samsung’s press site. Wait, that logo looks familiar! Samsung Samsung’s official news site had a bit of a mishap this week, and somehow Ars Technica’s logo ended up in one of the company’s press releases. The press release, first spotted by Android Police, was for an HDR10+ certification and content program. The accompanying […]

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Samsung CHG90 49-Inch Curved Ultrawide Monitor

Even among gaming monitors, most of which throw staid, conservative designs to the wind, the Samsung CHG90 49-Inch Curved Ultrawide Monitor ($ 1,099.99) stands out. Its gigantic curved screen, the equivalent of two 1080p monitors placed side by side, provides a deeply immersive gaming experience. The wide screen is also handy for editing super-wide spreadsheets […]

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Samsung teases new Notebook 9 Pen with 15-hour battery life before CES 2019

The new Samsung Notebook 9 Pen will be released in 2019. Samsung It will come in 13- and 15-inch models. Both will have FHD displays. Samsung An included S Pen still sits in the notebook’s chassis, but now it’s gold, like the stylus that accompanies the Note 9 smartphone. Samsung Samsung got rid of the […]

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Samsung embarrassingly partners with “counterfeit” version of Supreme

Enlarge Samsung had a product launch in China earlier this week, where it seemingly announced a partnership in China with the skateboard fashion brand Supreme. Branding partnerships are usually pretty boring, but this one has some spice to it. Supreme’s CEO came up on stage at Samsung’s event, and he talked about a nebulous partnership […]

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Huawei Honor View20 and Samsung A8s have hole-punch cameras

Two smartphone-makers have unveiled handsets featuring a “hole-punch” selfie camera. The screens of the Samsung A8s and Huawei Honor View20 both feature a small circular space for the component. The design is intended to be less obtrusive than a “notch” – as popularised by Apple and later by many Android smartphone manufacturers. One expert said […]

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Samsung Busted Using DSLR Photo to Market A8 Phone's Camera

Samsung has been caught trying to pass off a photo taken by a freelancer with a DSLR camera as an image taken by the company’s Galaxy A8 smartphone. The company was caught after the freelancer herself noticed the photo was emblazoned across the Samsung Malaysian website for the “A8 Star” handset. “My first reaction was […]

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Samsung joins the QLC NAND party with its 860 QVO SSD

You may have noticed on black Friday and cyber Monday that prices for storage continue to drop. And now the new quad-layer-cell (QLC) tech is packing even more capacity into smaller and more affordable packages. Now, Samsung is launching its first QLC product, which could eventually push prices down even further. The Samsung 860 QVO […]

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Samsung reportedly planning five flagship phone models for early 2019

The Galaxy A9, with its four rear cameras. The S10 setup will probably be similar. Samsung The S10 is expected to use the third “hole punch” display pictured here, from Samsung’s developer conference. Android Police We’re rapidly approaching 2019, and that means it will soon be time for Samsung’s yearly Galaxy S flagship launch. The […]

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Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 (LTE)

Premium laptops running Google’s Chrome operating system used to be rare, but 2018 has seen several intriguing options. One of those is a refreshed Samsung Chromebook Plus V2. It sports peppier internal components than its predecessor, a sturdy 2-in-1 convertible design, and an integrated active stylus. The LTE-equipped version I’m reviewing here goes for $ […]

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Samsung folding smartphone revealed to developers

Samsung has unveiled a folding handset at an event in San Francisco. It described its Infinity Flex Display as “the foundation of the smartphone of tomorrow” and said it intended to start production within months. When unfolded, the device resembles a 7.3in (18.5cm) tablet. When closed, a separate smaller “cover display” on the handset’s other […]

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Samsung teases mythical smartphone with foldable display

Samsung After years of rumors, it looks like Samsung is finally going to show the world its first smartphone with a foldable display. Over the weekend, Samsung Mobile changed its Facebook profile picture to the above picture, which shows the Samsung logo folded over itself. Despite a folding phone from Samsung being rumored every year […]

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