Samsung fixed its folding phone. But it’s still not ready for most

2019-10-09 21:03

Samsung's Galaxy Fold is no longer a $1,980 brick. Six months after launching a device with a strange screen protector and a tendency to crack, the South Korean-technology giant is back with a much-improved product. It’s still not ready for most consumers, though.

WATCH | China: Samsung pulls out (as Tesla pulls in)

2019-10-04 19:42

Hurt by intensifying competition, Samsung has finally pulled the plug on mobile phone production in China. Tesla, meanwhile, is reported to be gearing up to start production at its China factory this month.

Samsung is secretly working on a foldable phone that collapses into a square

2019-09-03 12:31

Samsung is preparing to unveil its second foldable device early next year, a luxury phone that folds down into a compact-sized square.

WATCH: Fake Samsung update app has 10 million downloads, report finds

2019-08-14 09:43

A new report by the CSIS Security Group has found that "Updates for Samsung," a third-party app on the Google Play store, had been misleading users into paying for software updates on their Samsung phones.

Samsung revives its Galaxy Fold for September launch

2019-07-25 16:16

Samsung Electronics will begin selling its Galaxy Fold in September, resurrecting a device it pulled months ago after early reviewers reported defects in the gadget’s much-touted flexible screen.

Galaxy S10 Takes Smartphone Photography To an Unprecedented Level

2019-05-29 13:04

How Samsung’s Galaxy S10 has changed how we capture special moments.

Samsung delays launch of Galaxy Fold after screen failures

2019-04-23 08:15

Samsung says it will postpone the retail launch of the Galaxy Fold, without giving a new debut date. Several publications reported a bevy of problems with test versions of the $1,980 device after only days of use.

WATCH: Unfolding the Samsung Galaxy Fold

2019-04-17 22:07

After months of teasers and speculation, Samsung's foldable is finally here. But can the fold live up to the hype - and the $2 000 price tag?

World's first 5G phone released in South Korea

2019-04-05 08:08

Samsung Electronics on Friday released the Galaxy S10 5G, the world's first available smartphone with built-in fifth-generation communications technology, as South Korea seeks to build a lead in the transformative system.

Huawei launches new $2 600 foldable 5G phone to rival Samsung

2019-02-25 06:00

Huawei Technologies announced a smartphone that unfolds into a small tablet computer, potentially rendering the need to carry two separate devices obsolete.


Samsung beats estimates as demand picks up for note, iPhone

2019-10-08 21:45

Samsung posted earnings that handily beat analyst estimates as stronger smartphone demand offset price declines in the memory chip business.

Huawei and Samsung’s new 5G chips designed to threaten Qualcomm

2019-09-09 15:20

Samsung and Huawei have taken turns announcing new mobile processors at the IFA technology show in Berlin last week, and the big thing the new chips have in common is an integrated 5G modem.

Trump says Apple CEO is concerned about losing edge to Samsung over tariffs

2019-08-19 06:55

Cook and Trump had dinner on Friday night, while the president was at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey.

WATCH: Samsung takes on Huawei with Galaxy Note 10

2019-08-08 12:52

Samsung unveils a new version of the Galaxy Note smartphone with fast 5G network connection and improved camera features, hoping the premium model helps it revive slumping profit and widen the gap with struggling rival Huawei.

Samsung completes folding phone redesign after screen failures

2019-07-03 12:04

Samsung Electronics has completed a two-month redesign of the Galaxy Fold to fix embarrassing screen failures that forced its delay, according to people familiar with the matter.

Huawei's smartphone plans imperiled by Trump administration ban

2019-05-21 07:56

While Trump has restricted American companies from selling to Huawei, the Chinese company continues to rely on Android to power its smartphones globally.

Samsung's foldable screens fail in some early review models

2019-04-18 10:42

Some test models of Samsung's new foldable phone suffered defects after only days of use, casting a shadow over next week’s introduction of a $1,980 device meant to rejuvenate a flagging market and showcase the Asian company’s technology expertise.

WATCH: Samsung sees lowest quarterly profit in more than two years

2019-04-05 21:08

Samsung says it was heading for its lowest quarterly profit in more than two years as a glut in memory chips, slowing panel sales and rising competition in smartphones hit margins.

Samsung said to be preparing more foldable smartphone models

2019-03-06 19:24

Samsung is working on a pair of new foldable smartphones to follow its Galaxy Fold, seeking to seize an early lead in new market segment.

WATCH: Samsung's new Galaxy fold serves as a smartphone and a tablet

2019-02-21 22:10

“Each screen works perfectly on its own, but the fold is more that two separate screens, it’s a unified device. These displays work together to give you a singular, seamless, multi-screen experience" says Samsung's VP of product marketing.

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