Samsung suffers power outage at Hwaseong fab, halting NAND and DRAM production

Samsung suffers power outage at Hwaseong fab, halting NAND and DRAM production

A slight disruption in power can be catastrophic for fabrication plants like Samsung’s that produce a significant portion of the world’s NAND flash and DRAM. Blackouts that last only seconds can lead to millions of dollars in damaged wafers if production is disrupted. That, in turn, ca……

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  • 2 months ago (01-02)
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Samsung is pouring $8 billion towards new NAND factory in China

Samsung is pouring $8 billion towards new NAND factory in China

Samsung has decided to bolster its Chinese NAND production by committing an additional $8 billion on top of earlier investments. This comes in spite of increased pressure from competing local companies that are able to undercut its products. With a predicted increase in demand for 5G phones, Samsu……

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  • 3 months ago (12-14)
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New Exynos 990 SoC is up to 20% faster than current-gen competition, says Samsung

New Exynos 990 SoC is up to 20% faster than current-gen competition, says Samsung

Samsung announced its latest smartphone SoC claiming it delivers a 20-percent boost in overall performance over current generation chipsets. The company also has a new 5G modem to accompany the faster processor that is capable of up to 5.1 Gbps downlink speeds. We could see both used in next year&……

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  • 4 months ago (10-25)
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Samsung is rumored to be working on a budget-friendly ‘Galaxy Note 10 Lite’

Samsung is rumored to be working on a budget-friendly ‘Galaxy Note 10 Lite’

Samsung tends to make solid phones, but unfortunately, its emphasis on fancy designs, high-end specs, and crisp screen quality usually leads to hefty price tags. The Galaxy Fold comes in at nearly $2,000, and even the more “affordable” Galaxy Note 10 will run you about $950 (for the no……

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  • 5 months ago (10-12)
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Samsung closes its last Chinese manufacturing plant as sales plummet

Samsung closes its last Chinese manufacturing plant as sales plummet

Samsung has announced plans to shut down its smartphone assembly facility in Huizhou, China, just a year after they said goodbye to their Tianjin plant. With no smartphone plants operating in China as of this month, Samsung has all but abandoned the 400-million strong Chinese market amidst competi……

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  • 5 months ago (10-07)
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Samsung announces a blockchain-branded Galaxy Note 10 exclusively for Korea

Samsung announces a blockchain-branded Galaxy Note 10 exclusively for Korea

Back in August, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 10, Galaxy Note 10 Plus, Galaxy Note 10 5G and Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G. While this might seem a little too much to an average consumer, Samsung felt that they weren’t giving users enough options. So, the Korean giant went ahead and launched another ……

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  • 6 months ago (09-07)
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Samsung reaches peak flagship with a blockchain-branded Galaxy Note 10

Samsung reaches peak flagship with a blockchain-branded Galaxy Note 10

With four different Galaxy S10s, four Galaxy Note 10s, and the impending launches of two Galaxy Folds, Samsung’s flagship lineup for this year has officially reached ten phones. Perhaps this is too many, but Samsung doesn’t seem to think so. It’s now releasing a blockchain-branded variant of the G……

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  • 6 months ago (09-06)
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Samsung Testing Android 10 Updates for Galaxy S10 and Note10 on T-Mobile

Samsung Testing Android 10 Updates for Galaxy S10 and Note10 on T-Mobile

Android 10 is here, and everyone (except for Pixel/Essential owners) want to know when will they get it. OnePlus and Nokia users can expect it in the coming months while Samsung fans have to wait a bit longer. The Korean telecommunications giant has done a commendable job of reducing the wait time……

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  • 6 months ago (09-05)
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Samsung’s foldable clamshell phone may hinge on the success of the Galaxy Fold

Samsung’s foldable clamshell phone may hinge on the success of the Galaxy Fold

The South Korean tech giant is reportedly working with designer Thom Browne on the effort with the goal of appealing to a broader range of consumers, not just tech-minded buyers. It’ll feature cutting-edge tech, mind you, but also appeal to nostalgic buyers interested in rejuvenating the flip phon……

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  • 6 months ago (09-04)
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Samsung Will Pre-Install More Microsoft Apps on Galaxy Note 10

Samsung Will Pre-Install More Microsoft Apps on Galaxy Note 10

Samsung will take the wraps off the Galaxy Note 10 next week at its Unpacked event in New York, and one of the guests taking the stage to discuss the new features of the device is none other than Microsoft. The latest speculation regarding the collaboration between Microsoft and Samsung indicates……

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  • 7 months ago (08-05)
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