Articles about Samsung
Launching the Z1 in India is theoretically a smart play by Samsung to both push its own OS and grab a big share of a population that still hasn't bought a smartphone. But the truth is that the Z1 appears to be easily outgunned by the competition.
In the news this week were rumors that Microsoft is thinking about running Android apps, Samsung is changing processors due to overheating issues, and a simple way to get Google apps on custom ROMs.
One month with the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge: 5 ways to use the edge and 10 reasons to love the phone
After using the Note Edge for more than a month, Matthew is close to pulling the trigger on the T-Mobile model. He finds the edge display compelling for several reasons.
Samsung's Galaxy S5 is due for a refresh and MWC is looming...
Analysts say that it's unlikely that Samsung will completely drop Qualcomm from its Galaxy S6 launch. The reality may be a bit more nuanced than reports suggest.
Following a series of product releases featuring the Tizen operating platform, Samsung has announced its first Android-powered printer range.
Backed by the local government and led by electronics makers Samsung and LG, South Korea has been notching up expansions in the emerging Internet of Things. But despite being a industrial titan, it lacks a key competence in a crucial area: Sensors.
Can a new head of design pull the tech giant out of its recent profit plunge?
Xiaomi has released the Mi Note phablet, which has been compared to Apple's iPhone 6 Plus, despite there being some noticeable differences.
Lee Don-tae, former co-president of UK design consulting firm Tangerine, founded by Apple's Jony Ive, has been hired by Samsung Electronics as its new head of global design.
Samsung and BlackBerry may not be an item yet, but there are a lot of reasons why the case for a merger is stronger than ever.
Samsung is meeting increasing high-quality graphics DRAM demand with what it claims is the world's first 8-gigabit graphics DRAM.
Actually, this isn't the first time Samsung has been tied to BlackBerry buyout stories.
Samsung's long-awaited Tizen-powered smartphone, the Samsung Z1, will finally see the light of day in India.
New eight-core smartphone fills out Samsung's A-series line-up.
Samsung's latest large screen smartphone offers a unique experience that has made me more efficient. The second edge display looks great and offers more than you might think at first.
The new Galaxy Note 4 is one of the best large screen smartphones available today and one feature that sets it apart is the S Pen stylus.
Samsung's Note line always sets the bar for Android specifications and after spending a week with the Note 4, Matthew Miller is about ready to visit his carrier store.
Smartphones are often the only camera most people have with them -- and most of these smartphones will give you good results. See for yourself.
School will soon be in session and a Chromebook may be just what you need for the coming academic year.
Samsung's two newest Android tablets will be available this Friday with their largest highest resolution Super AMOLED displays in a slim form factor even thinner than their phones.
With the just announced Galaxy Tab S, Samsung now offers at least ten Android tablets. Which is right for you? Our buyer's guide can help.
Samsung's latest tablet retains much of the same design as its siblings. But, it packs a powerful punch with new features and technologies. Here's what it looks like.
There is always something better coming in mobile technology and the rumor mills keep revealing new devices. These six smartphones may be worth waiting for.
Samsung's thinnest slate takes aims at the iPad Air and aims to add some excitement back into the tablet world.
There is a world of operating systems beyond Android and iOS. Will any of them lock down third place? Can any of them give Google or Apple a run for the top spots?
If you are one of the millions of tablet owners or plan to give one as a gift, don't miss these good accessories to get the most use out of it.
I spent the last couple of weeks with Urban Armor Gear cases on three of my mobile devices. They offer solid protection and cool style.
Samsung greatly improved upon their Galaxy Gear with these two new wearable products. However, sleek designs and solid functionality still doesn't mean overwhelming popularity for this evolving area of the mobile world.
Samsung recently released the Galaxy S5 across the world and it is destined to sell millions. There are a few new gimmicks you will try once and never use again, but also some great features that make it a phone to consider.
At the company’s developers conference in San Francisco, Google's Sundar Pichai announces the first Chromebook laptops. Samsung and Acer will each be offering machines starting June 15. The Samsung Chromebook will cost $429 for the Wi-Fi only version and $499 for the 3G version. Acer's Wi-Fi only Chromebook will cost $349.
ZDNet Executive Editor David Berlind talks to Samsung's manager of HDTVproduct planning, Dan Schinasi, about the company's new 3D HDrear-projection television. To enable 3D content on the TV, users willneed Samsung proprietary software, a PC, a DVI card and 3D glasses.
ZDNet Executive Editor David Berlind talks to Samsung's senior managerfor plasma TV marketing, Bill Dickey, about the company's new FPT 509450-inch wireless flat-panel TV. The package includes an audio and videoreceiver that transmits information to the plasma display. Thetelevision is due out in October with a retail price of $4,500.
ZDNet Executive Editor David Berlind talks to Samsung's director of harddrive marketing, Andy Higginbotham, about the company's new line of harddrive products. The lineup includes a 1-terabyte hard drive, a newnotebook drive running Vista, and a new pocket-size 80-gigabyte drive.
At CES 2007 in Las Vegas, ZDNet Executive Editor David Berlind looks at the successor to Samsung's popular Q1 ultra mobile PC. The UMPC boasts faster boot times and much improved shock resistance, thanks to its solid-state flash memory-based hard drive.
CNET's Neha Tiwari talks to Aaron Novak, marketing manager of camcorders at Samsung, about why the company has allied itself with Blu-ray instead of the competing next-generation format, HD DVD. The BD-P1000 was one of the products showcased at Samsung's "Christmas in July" event in San Francisco.
Samsung's copious software add-ons and UI tweaks mean that the Galaxy Tab S delivers a particular kind of Android experience. We have a few issues with some of these extras, but the slimline Galaxy Tab S is still a very impressive tablet.
Samsung has done a good job with the Galaxy S5. Software bloat has been pared down and a few useful new features added, while the technical specifications are superb and battery life is good. Design purists may bemoan the plastic chassis, but the Galaxy S5 is still a worthy successor to last year's model.
Compelling though the Galaxy NotePRO 12.2 is, the asking price will buy you a well-appointed notebook that offers more capability for the average mobile professional.
The Galaxy Note 3 is a clear step up from its predecessor, with a larger screen in a smaller, thinner, lighter chassis, plenty of usability enhancements, plus impressive performance and battery life. The price tag is the only serious drawback.
The 6.3-inch Galaxy Mega isn't easy to carry around or use one-handed and is short on internal storage. Having said that, it's the obvious handset for anyone who likes Samsung's 'Android-on-steroids' approach and is attracted by the Galaxy Note 3's size, but doesn't need stylus support.
The 8-inch Galaxy Note 8 is reasonably comfortable to hold one-handed in portrait mode to make jottings with its pressure-sensitive pen, and is a delight to use. Still, you'll need to really want the added features that pen input brings to the device, because it's relatively expensive.
With the Galaxy S4, Samsung has squeezed a superb 5-inch screen and a host of high-end features into a slightly slimmer, thinner and lighter chassis than its S III predecessor. It's an excellent handset, but some will find the S4 overladen with unnecessary features and too expensive.
The 4.8in. quad-core Galaxy S III is a very impressive device that currently represents the state of the smartphone art. That's why we've given it an Editors' Choice award.
The Samsung CLX-6210 Colour Laser MFD offers great feature set at a very reasonable price, but duplex printing is slow.
An impressive set-up well worth the consideration for any small office looking to bring their telephony systems into the 21st century.
The Samsung Q30 Plus's superb battery life and light chassis make it a highly attractive ultra-portable, despite questionable performance scores.
The days of the 3G brick are numbered, with Samsung's Z510 joining the Motorola v3x in the slim and sexy category.
Samsung's D500 was voted the best mobile handset of 2005 by the GSM association. Can the upgraded D600 outdo it in 2006?
Samsung's E730 proves that MP3 capability and a 1.3 megapixel camera can be squeezed into a good-looking, compact flip phone.
Samsung's latest slider phone, the D500, looks a lot like its sliding predecessor, but comes in a black case with a megapixel camera and an MP3 player.
The best of ZDNet, delivered
- 1 Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review: Stroke of genius in a black slab world
- 2 Samsung Galaxy S5: Evolution, not revolution, but still packs a powerful punch (review)
- 3 Six Clicks: Useful things you can do with the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 S Pen
- 4 Top 10 smartphones of 2013: There's One that's best
- 5 Samsung: Security or arrogance?