7 ways to identify fake Samsung smartphones

2016-06-14 13:06

Mobile phone manufacturer Samsung has warned South Africans to be aware of fake smartphones being sold locally.

Fitbit faces fresh challenge from Samsung

2016-06-03 09:12

South Korean electronics giant Samsung is unveiling a new fitness tracker that aims to undercut gadgets from market leader Fitbit.

Why Samsung is no longer Cinderella at the iPhone ball

2016-05-13 11:24

Apple has reported a record sales slump, while Samsung’s latest phones win market approval. How did it come to this, asks Arthur Goldstuck.

Three more signs of the smartphone market downturn

2016-05-11 12:01

For investors contemplating prospects for the smartphone market after a shaky earnings report from Apple, Asian suppliers prove it's going to get worse before it gets better.

Samsung holds lead in flat global smartphone market

2016-04-28 08:17

Samsung has kept the top spot in a global smartphone market which showed signs of flattening in the first quarter of 2016, a survey shows.

iStore launches iPhone SE trade-in deal

2016-04-13 17:47

Apple fans who upgrade to the latest iPhone stand to get up to R8 000 cash back on their old devices, the iStore has announced.

Samsung Galaxy S7 strategy a 'hit'

2016-04-06 09:31

Samsung Electronics is deploying a new strategy that’s being credited for making the Galaxy S7 smartphone a surprise hit.

Tablet sales take a beating, says IDC

2016-03-22 12:35

Tablet sales have declined by 8.8% in the Middle East and Africa as pressure mounts on manufacturers, says an international organisation.

Here's the most popular Samsung smartphone SA buys

2016-03-14 13:46

The local launch of the Samsung’s new Galaxy smartphone has attracted much media attention, but it’s unlikely to be the most popular Samsung smartphone in the country.

Here are 2016's top 4 smartphone launches

2016-03-08 15:35

Competition in the global smartphone market is heating up with traditional players such as Apple and Samsung being pitted against up-and-coming brands like Xiaomi.


Samsung eyes bendable-screen phones for 2017

2016-06-07 15:14

Samsung Electronics is considering introducing two new smartphone models that will feature bendable screens, including a version that folds in half like a cosmetic compact.

Huawei sues Samsung over wireless patents

2016-05-25 09:31

Huawei says it has filed suit in the US against Samsung, claiming its rival has infringed on patents on wireless connectivity for mobile devices.

Samsung Gear expands virtual-reality arsenal

2016-05-12 09:29

Samsung Gear adding more entertainment, educational options as its virtual-reality audience surpasses one million people.

Samsung angles for spot at heart of connected life

2016-04-29 15:40

South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung has wooed app makers as it pursues a vision of being at the heart of life in a hyper-connected world.

Here are South Africa's favourite smartphones

2016-04-18 10:00

Samsung rules the South African smartphone market but Apple and Huawei are vying for second place, data from a cellphone comparison site reveals.

Samsung profit boosted by early debut of S7

2016-04-07 09:09

Samsung Electronics posted a better-than expected first-quarter profit after the early release of Galaxy S7 smartphones gave it a head-start on Apple and Chinese rivals and helped counter an industry downturn.

Here are SA's most popular smartphone, tablet brands

2016-03-29 10:47

The South Korean electronics giant has the top-selling smartphone and tablet brand in South Africa, according to international researchers.

Samsung’s next big thing: Internet of Bundles

2016-03-16 14:36

The bundling of the new Samsung S7 phones with the Gear VR headset is not only a marketing gimmick, but a pointer to the company’s place in the Internet of Things, writes Arthur Goldstuck.

Local Samsung S7 pricing a ‘rip-off’ - Fin24 users

2016-03-14 12:00

Fin24 users have scrutinised some of the contract prices on offer for those wanting to own a Samsung S7.

Samsung vs Apple - Fin24 users have their say

2016-02-23 10:53

Samsung’s launch of its S7 smartphone range this week has reinvigorated the battle it has with rival Apple.

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