Tag: Samsung

Apple, Samsung Settle 7-Year Patent Battle Over iPhone Design Read in

Apple and Samsung have ended a years-long patent battle over copied iPhone design with an undisclosed settlement, according to a US court filing Wednesday. The world’s two biggest smartphone makers reached a truce in their seven-year-old court battle a month after a federal court jury ordered Samsung to pay Apple some $539 million (roughly Rs. 3,700 crores) for […]

Samsung, LG Set to Bring Full-Screen, Sound Emitting Smartphones Next Year: Report

Smartphones featuring thin-bezel display panels are quite common nowadays. They majorly include a notch design that accommodates an earpiece as well as frontal sensors, such as the selfie camera, ambient light, and proximity sensor. But now, Samsung and LG are found to be working on the next level of smartphones that may come with a truly full-screen experience. The technology, which […]

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) Android Oreo Update Reportedly Causing Random Reboots, Battery Drains

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) got an Android Oreo software update last month, however it seems users of the smartphone aren’t particularly enjoying the update after all. Some users are reporting significant issues with the handset after the major update, including battery drain, random reboots, and UI freezing issues. Previously, Samsung faced issues with the Android Oreo updates on […]

Indian Tablet Market Declined 10 Percent in Q1, With Lenovo in the Lead: CMR

The tablet market in India saw 10 percent decline in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the last quarter, with Lenovo leading the pack with a 23 percent market share, a new report said on Friday. According to CyberMedia Research’s (CMR) “Tablet PC Market” report, Samsung stood at second place with 21 percent share while Datawind was third at 16 percent. “Interestingly, […]

Indian Tablet Market Declined 10 Percent in Q1, With Lenovo in the Lead: CMR

The tablet market in India saw 10 percent decline in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the last quarter, with Lenovo leading the pack with a 23 percent market share, a new report said on Friday. According to CyberMedia Research’s (CMR) “Tablet PC Market” report, Samsung stood at second place with 21 percent share while Datawind was third at 16 percent. “Interestingly, […]

Samsung Summer Fest Starts May 22: Deals on Accessories, Speakers, Smartwatches, and More

Samsung has announced a Summer Fest that the company will be hosting on its own online store from May 22 to May 28. The sale will offer deals on smartphones, smartwatches, accessories, speakers, headphones, and more. Purchases made with Citibank credit and debit cards will give buyers 10 percent additional cashback to all debit and credit […]

Samsung Eyeing 5 Percent Rise in India Smartphone Market Share This Year

South Korean technology major Samsung on Monday said it is eyeing a 5 percent rise in its overall market share in smartphones in the Indian market this year on the back of new launches. “Last year we saw a 42 percent market share by value and 37 percent by volume in overall smartphones (as per market research […]

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Android Oreo Update Rollout Paused Due to Unexpected Reboots

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge had started receiving their Android 8.0 Oreo updates a couple of weeks ago, but Samsung is now pausing the rollout as some users are experiencing random reboots. Earlier this month, some users in the UK had reported that the new Android version was available through a software update. […]

Xiaomi Leads Indian Smartphone Market in Q1, Jio Tops Feature Phone Market: IDC

While the smartphone market in India saw a healthy shipment of 30 million units in the first quarter of 2018, Xiaomi maintained its lead with 30.3 percent market share, with Samsung at second place with 25.1 percent share, the International Data Corporation (IDC) said on Monday. The 4G feature phone market continued to grow at […]