Samsung Electronic (OTC: SSNLF) has bounced again credibly however not unscathed from the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco of final yr. The South Korean electronics big has despatched out an invite for the Galaxy Unpacked occasion for 2017, with the catch phrase “Do Bigger Things.”
The occasion will happen Aug. 23, 2017 on the Park Avenue Armory in New York City, with the official occasion set to start at 11 am ET.
Samsung had a torrid time in 2016, because it battled with the ravages inflicted by the fireplace hazard that prompted the recall of its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. The firm formally recalled all of the Note 7 offered, together with the substitute models, on Oct. 7, 2016.
All the corporate’s goals of taking over Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL)’s iPhone 7 went up in flames together with the hearth hazard. In truth, Samsung’s haste in rolling out the telephone forward of the iPhone 7, to achieve the primary mover benefit was additionally cited as one of many causes for the manufacturing defect main as much as the hazard.
The telling impression of the recall was evident in Samsung’s calendar yr third quarter outcomes of 2016. Operating revenue for the quarter fell to five.20 trillion gained, down over 29 p.c from 7.39 trillion gained within the year-ago interval.
However, the corporate’s resilience helped it to bounce again within the fourth quarter, because it managed to mitigate the persevering with impression of the Note 7 recall by the sturdy efficiency of its chip enterprise. The firm’s quarterly working revenue climbed 50 p.c to 9.22 trillion gained, helped by 77 p.c progress in working revenue of its chip enterprise, a weaker gained and powerful demand for large OLED and large-size UHD panel shipments.
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What’s In Store for Galaxy Fans
The Galaxy Note eight is anticipated to have a lot of the design options of the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus telephones launched in late March, in response to The Verge.
Some of the standout options that could possibly be a part of the extensively anticipated Note eight embrace:
- Edge-to-edge curved Infinity Display.
- Larger display screen than the S8 Plus, which is about 6.2 inches, with a screen-to-body ratio of 84 p.c.
- AMOLED show.
- More RAM than Galaxy S8.
- Dual-camera system, consisting of two 12-megapixel sensor.
- Bigger battery.
Meanwhile, photos of the Galaxy Note eight leaked by smartphone case maker Spigen, carried by BGR present a killer product within the making.
How Note 7 Will Stack Up Against iPhone eight
Apple’s soon-to-be-launched iPhone eight is rumored to have show dimension of 5.1 inches, with curved OLED show, in comparison with the 5.7 inches with AMOLED show anticipated for the Note eight.
Storage of the iPhone eight is anticipated to be 32 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB in comparison with 64 GB inner and 256 GB expandable for Note eight. Note eight is rumored to run on Android 7.1 Nougat OS in comparison with iOS 11 for iPhone eight.
With respect to sensors, Samsung is meant to make use of an iris scanner and fingerprint identification, whereas Apple is rumored to make use of the latter.
Both might incorporate options comparable to wi-fi charging, voice instructions (S-Voice for Samsung and Siri for Apple).
Samsung’s Galaxy Note eight is anticipated to be priced at $1,000.
With Apple’s tenth anniversary telephone suffering from delays and Samsung having an amazing product available, it seems just like the Korean firm might greater than make up for the Note 7 fiasco.
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