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Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) leak shows triple rear cameras

Samsung has a broad smartphone portfolio, which can be roughly classified under Galaxy S series (flagship phones), Galaxy A series (mid-range phones), and Galaxy J series (budget phones). Samsung's 2018 flagship announcements are already in the rear mirror with the launches of the Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, and the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. With...

Samsung Galaxy J6 Prime could come in red, full specifications leak

Samsung's Galaxy J budget/lower mid-range smartphone series continues to do well in markets like India, despite the fact that the phones don't usually compete well against the likes of Xiaomi, Asus, and Honor in terms of specifications. This year, Samsung has launched the Samsung Galaxy J6, Galaxy J8, Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6+, and the Galaxy...

New Samsung Galaxy A phone launching in India, competing with OnePlus 6 & Xiaomi Pocophone

The OnePlus 6 is the clear leader in the Indian premium smartphone market. According to Counterpoint, OnePlus beat Samsung for the first time ever in a full quarter in Q2 2018 in India's premium smartphone market (₹30,000 and above). OnePlus now has 40% share of the market, while Samsung is in second place. In the...

Samsung Galaxy On8 launched in India as Flipkart exclusive

The latest market share reports from Canalys and Counterpoint Research indicate that Samsung has caught up with, or surpassed Xiaomi to become the largest smartphone vendor in India. Samsung's budget phones aren't competitive with Xiaomi's phones in terms of specifications, but they still do well in terms of sales. Recently, the company launched the Samsung...

Samsung Galaxy On6 launched in India with 5.6-inch Infinity Display

In January, Samsung launched the Galaxy On7 Prime with Samsung Mall in India. The phone itself turned out to be a re-brand of the Galaxy J7 Prime, which was released in 2016. This meant that it could not compete with phones such as the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. The company then launched the Galaxy...

New Samsung Galaxy On phone with Infinity Display may launch next week in India

Xiaomi and Samsung have been competing for the top spot in the Indian smartphone market. For years, Samsung had successfully held off challenges from Indian companies such as Micromax, and had consolidated its place in the market. However, Xiaomi's entry into the Indian smartphone market resulted in rapid change. In only three years, Xiaomi overtook...

Cancelled Samsung Galaxy foldable phone prototype resembling the ZTE Axon M appears online

We've seen a few reports about the Samsung Galaxy foldable phone that is said to be in production this year. It was rumored to be under the Note branding. A few months after the initial reports, we're getting some new intel about the device. Just a couple of days ago, we learned that it could cost nearly...

Four new “Made in India” Samsung Galaxy J phones will launch this month

Samsung was the top smartphone vendor in India for years. This changed last year, as Xiaomi overtook Samsung in Q4 2017 to become India's top smartphone vendor. Xiaomi held on to its number one position in Q1 2018, with Samsung once again being placed in second position. An important factor for this change was Xiaomi's...

Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo launches in India with Dual Cameras and Android Oreo

In recent months, Samsung has been facing stiff competition from Xiaomi in the Indian smartphone market. In Q4 2017, Xiaomi overtook Samsung to become the largest smartphone vendor in India. The company's Redmi series has sold very well in India, with the Indian Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 5 Pro, and Redmi 5 all proving...

Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime Launched in India with Samsung Mall, Starts at Rs. 12,990 ($203)

Samsung is doing well in the Indian smartphone market, but it's coming under increasing pressure from the likes of Xiaomi. In the third quarter of 2017, Xiaomi tied Samsung for first place in the Indian smartphone market with 23.5 percent market share, according to IDC. That's one reason why Samsung announced last week it would launch...

Samsung to Launch the Galaxy On7 Prime in India on Amazon in January

Samsung used to dominate the Indian smartphone market, but the encroachment of the Chinese smartphone vendors in the country has changed things for the South Korea-based smartphone giant. Xiaomi, for instance, has experienced growth to the point where it's now tied with Samsung for the top market spot, according to research firm IDC. Samsung, of course, is...

Using a Flip Phone in 2017 – Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 Review

https://youtu.be/f1bFM7oA-hk Two weeks ago we showed off quite an usual phone, well, unusual in today's world. The Samsung Galaxy Folder 2, with its flip-phone design, turned quite a few heads when it was first released. Miles had the honor though of putting the phone through its paces. Watch the video above to see the full review,...