Samsung Opens Booking for Smart TVs and Home Appliances; Offers Cashbacks, Extended Warranty, No-Cost EMIs

Samsung has opened orders for various household electronics and announced cashbacks and no-cost EMI option on its Smart TV range, and digital appliance portfolio to encourage people to start shopping again as the COVID-19 lockdown tapers off. The company says that it has started taking pre-bookings on Samsung Shop online, and deliveries will begin as soon as restrictions are lifted […]

Samsung Galaxy M20, Galaxy M30, Gear S3 Frontier, Galaxy Fit e, and Others Get Discounts During ‘Blue Fest 2019’ Sale in India

Samsung Galaxy M20 and Galaxy M30 smartphones as well as the Gear S3 Frontier smartwatch and Galaxy Fit e smart fitness band have received discounts under the ‘Samsung Blue Fest 2019’ sale in India. The seven-day sale, which is live on Samsung’s online store, lasts until Monday, August 26. Alongside major discounts on smartphones and wearables, the Samsung sale brings […]

Samsung Counts on Better Second Half as First-Quarter Profit Drops

Samsung Electronics on Tuesday flagged better second-half results after posting a 60 percent drop in first-quarter profit, pointing to higher expected sales of memory chips and smartphones. The world’s top maker of semiconductors warned however that there was more short-term pain to come in the second quarter, with memory chip prices likely to decline further before demand rebound as data centres […]

Samsung Commits to Using Only Renewable Energy by 2020

, the world’s biggest smartphone maker, has pledged to convert its operations in the United States, Europe and China to using only solar and other renewable energy by 2020. With its announcement Thursday, the tech giant joinsand other Silicon Valley companies in making such a commitment, but it faces bigger challenges due to its vast factory network, while other companies […]

Panasonic Joins Firms Stepping Away From Huawei After US Ban

Japan’s Panasonic said Thursday it would stop supplying some components to Huawei, joining a growing list of firms distancing themselves from the Chinese telecoms giant after a US ban over security concerns. Japan’s Toshiba also announced it was temporarily halting shipments toto check whether US-made parts were involved, in order to comply with Washington’s new restrictions. The moves came a […]

Panasonic at CES 2020: HZ2000 OLED TV, New True Wireless Earphones Launched

Although once considered in the same league as brands such as Sony, Samsung, and LG, Japanese electronics brand Panasonic remains at the top of its game. The company is still among the better brands available when it comes to televisions and audio products, and has launched new products in both of these segments at CES 2020, including a new high-end […]

Oppo to Release its first Smart TV in Second Half of 2020: Report

Oppo will launch its smart TV lineup in the second half of 2020, a company executive reportedly told a Chinese website. This news comes as the Chinese manufacturer is planning to expand its portfolio beyond smartphones. The company had also recently launched its first smartwatch, the Oppo Watch, as well as earbuds – the Oppo Enco Free and Enco W31. […]

Oppo Smart TV Launch Set for October 19, Two Screen Sizes Teased

Oppo smart TV launch is set for October 19, the company revealed through a teaser posted on Weibo. The official teaser doesn’t provide any details around the size of the anticipated Oppo smart TV. However, a recent listing on the Compulsory Certification of China (3C) site suggested that the smart TV could come in 55- and 65-inch screen sizes and […]

OnePlus TV Update Brings New Content to OxygenPlay, Added Features

OnePlus launched its first TV in September last year, appropriately and simply called the OnePlus TV. The product range was launched with two variants, the Q1 and Q1 Pro, priced at Rs. 69,999 and Rs. 99,999 respectively. However, various reviews around the launch panned some aspects of the TV, including the software, which felt rushed and incomplete. OnePlus has since […]