As per Kantar, Apple’s market share rose to 34 percent in the US for a three-month period ending in May. Samsung’s gain was higher than that of Apple as its market share increased to 36.2 percent from 32.9 percent.
Samsung today sent out invites for the Galaxy Note 8 unveiling on August 23rd. Riding high on the success of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, there are high expectations with the Note 8 this year as well despite its ill-fated predecessor being recalled from retail stores last year.
Reducing bezels is a major focus for many smartphone manufacturers at this point, and even Apple has been rumored to be dropping them in a big way for its upcoming iPhone 8.
Last year, Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 7, which, despite what would eventually become of it, was hailed as simply one of the best smartphones you could buy before the end of 2016.
DisplayMate, a primary source for all things smartphone and tablet displays, has put together its latest shootout, and this time the focus is on Samsung‘s Galaxy S8.
Samsung had a bit of a rough ending to 2016, so all eyes are on the company to make a big comeback in 2017.
Samsung has been working on bringing a new, much-improved digital personal assistant to its devices, without having to leverage Google Assistant to achieve that goal.
The legal dispute over a variety of different features, like Slide-to-Unlock, has been raging for many years now.
Samsung’s bottom line may have recovered from the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco last year, but the company’s reputation seems to have taken a major hit in the United States. The annual survey of Reputation Quotient Ratings from Harris Poll saw Samsung rank 49th among the 100 most visible companies in the US in terms of public reputation.