Samsung secures 6 months’ worth of photoresist amid trade restrictions

Samsung Electronics managed to secure another batch of photoresist from Japan on Monday amid trade restrictions, according to a KBS report cited by ZDNet. Although the trade dispute between South Korea and Japan continues, the Japanese government has reportedly agreed on exporting enough photoresist to allow Samsung to manufacture semiconductors for six …

Galaxy Note 10 pre-orders shatter records in South Korea

Samsung’s latest flagship smartphones, the Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+, are selling like hotcakes in South Korea. Citing a company statement, Korean media reports that Galaxy Note 10 pre-orders have already surpassed 1 million units in the country. Samsung started taking pre-orders for the devices on August 9.Galaxy Note 10 pre-ordersPre-orders for …

North America and China are Samsung’s two biggest markets

Samsung has been one of the biggest contributors to South Korea’s economy for years and it continues to be so this year as well. The electronics giant was responsible for more than 20% of South Korea’s total exports in the first half of this year, Yonhap News claims, citing Samsung’s semiannual …

Samsung looks at China and Taiwan to protect its most valuable business

The chipmaking business is one of Samsung’s most valuable businesses. It has been a major cash cow for the company, delivering a big chunk of its revenues and profits. However, the business has come under threat due to the ongoing trade dispute between Japan and South Korea. Japan has imposed …

CRG5 curved gaming monitor with G-Sync launches in South Korea today

Samsung’s CRG5 curved gaming monitor is launching today in South Korea. It features a 27-inch panel with a 1500R curvature and an impressive refresh rate of 240Hz. With the release of the CRG5, the company aims to “strengthen its position as the best gaming monitor brand,” said Kim Seok-gi, who …

Galaxy Note 10 production reportedly disrupted by trade dispute

With the Galaxy Note 10 set to be unveiled on August 7, Samsung has already begun production of its next flagship smartphone. However, it appears that the ongoing trade dispute between South Korea and Japan is causing some problems. A new report claims that the Galaxy Note 10 production is …

July security patch now available for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in Korea

Samsung is quickly expanding the rollout of the July 2019 security patch to more devices and regions every day. The latest devices to join the list are the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge – both of which seem to have started receiving the July monthly update over the weekend. As …