Samsung sees strong demand for Galaxy S8 & S8 Plus despite Note7 fiasco
Samsung sees strong demand for Galaxy S8 & S8 Plus despite Note7 fiasco
Samsung Galaxy S8 WON'T ship with Bixby voice assistant
15 April, 2017, 02:44
Customers, in love with the latest and greatest in smartphone technology, have short attention spans and seem to have forgotten the Note 7 debacle. When the the new flagship smartphones went up for pre-order in the US and South Korea last week, Samsung revealed that the lineup is proving more popular than last year's Galaxy S7. However, the spokesperson disclosed the number of pre-orders for the S8 and S8 Plus in home market of South Korea, which were recorded at more than 728,000. The AT&T Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is not only going to be tougher and more durable, it is also expected to come out with a stronger battery.
Next, Samsung shows off the fast autofocus and burst mode of the Galaxy S8.
Samsung India has announced that their 2017 flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S8 and the S8 Plus will be launched in India next week on April 19, the official Twitter handle of Samsung India tweeted out on Friday. "We are aiming to sell 1 million units before officially launching the smartphone", said Samsung's mobile business chief Koh Dong-jin at a media conference at its Seocho office building in Seoul. The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus are not the cheapest Smartphones, as a Sprint Galaxy S8 at the moment is $750, if you pre-order it.
The new devices will launch in the United Kingdom on 28 April, but some had expressed concern the company would struggle to shift units after the notorious Note 7 disaster, which saw some of the company's phablets overheating and exploding, prompting a full product recall.
Romo basks in honorary day with Mavs before Nuggets' win
A long line of media members followed Romo off the court, then filled the room where Carlisle does his game-day interviews. With his basketball skills, Butler said Romo could have made it to the NBA, if only he opted to continue playing hoops.
The Galaxy S8 doesn't go out to consumers until April 21, but the early signs are positive. In addition, the selfie-camera of the Samsung S8 is better able to focus, thanks to face detection autofocus the camera can accurately measure how far you are away from the camera and automatically adjusts the focus to it.
Samsung touted Bixby as a centrepiece of its new phone during its March launch event for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is the first smartphone to be unveiled with Bluetooth 5, the next-generation Bluetooth standard.
But it also said the worldwide community was supposed to do more to strengthen, professionalize and reform the police in Haiti. It has suffered major natural disasters, including an quake in 2010 and Hurricane Matthew a year ago .
Peanut butter and jelly, sea salt and vinegar on kettle cooked chips, Bill Belichick and Tom Brady-you get the idea. Each will remember the player's favourite weapons, gear, outfits and option settings.
The victory in front of a sellout crowd came one day after the Gamecocks men's basketball team lost in the Final Four in Phoenix. Get great content delivered straight to your inbox every morning Monday-Friday at 8:00am, just a click away, Sign Up Now.
The Blazers are now underdogs against a Warriors team that boasts Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green. The Blazers (41-41) lost all four regular season match-ups versus the Warriors (67-15) this year.
President Donald Trump has been pressuring Chinese President Xi Jinping to take tougher action against ally North Korea. Trump also tweeted that if China doesn't do its part to rein in Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions, the USA can handle it.
The Japanese company has already narrowed down the list of contenders for the chip business after the initial round of bidding. It's unclear whether Apple participated in the first round of the auction, which sources have said drew around 10 offers.
The Leafs had nine players making their National Hockey League playoff debuts in Game 1, but didn't look like it early. Making the playoffs just once over the past 11 years, the Maple Leafs became the laughing stock of Canadian NHL teams.
But implementation of the deal, brokered by rebel supporter Qatar and regime ally Iran late last month, was repeatedly delayed. People living in the north-western towns of Foah and Kefraya are being evacuated to government-held areas close to Aleppo.
Chaos erupted on the Las Vegas strip on April 13 as a fire broke out at the Bellagio Hotel, sending the roof into flames. The 77 firefighters containing the fire describe the task as "extremely difficult" because of its location.
The Potters have picked up just four points in seven away games in the Premier League since the start of December (W1 D1 L5). Stoke City: Grant; Johnson, Shawcross, Martins Indi, Pieters; Cameron, Allen; Arnautovic, Walters, Ramadan Sobhi; Berahino.
Brent for June settlement rose 3 cents to $55.89 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. The IEA said it raised its second-quarter demand forecast but cut for the second half of the year.
Verdict reached in Aaron Hernandez's double-murder trial
Not guilty! After a lengthy trial, Aaron Hernandez was found not guilty of a 2012 double-homicide outside a Boston nightclub. I have the utmost respect for the Jury and thank them for their service but simply disagree with the verdict reached.
Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize 'Obamacare'
Some insurers say they've lost hundreds of millions of dollars, and many have pulled back or are considering doing so. Nonetheless, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says the ACA markets will be stable next year in most areas.
Iran hardliner Ebrahim Raisi registers for election
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LIST: Easter Egg Hunt events around central Indiana
Beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday there will be an egg hunt , and while the kids are hunting they can meet with the Easter Bunny. The Kamloops Child Development Centre is having an Easter fundraiser at Rainbow's Roost on Sunday from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m.
Switch is Nintendo's fastest-selling console ever in the US
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Russia vetoes UN resolution to condemn Syria chemical attack
United States officials have said that there is "no doubt" that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is responsible for the attack. But Lavrov, on Thursday, offered a speck of optimism for the future of the relationship between the two Cold War foes.
Comedian Charlie Murphy, brother of Eddie, dies at 57
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Tigers top Red Sox 6-5 after wild 8th inning
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Fleury makes late start, Penguins rush by Blue Jackets 3-1
It might not of mattered who was in goal for the Penguins as the Jackets were unable to turn their shots into scoring chances. Fleury withstood an early push by Columbus, and the Penguins responded by pulling away from the untested Blue Jackets.
Cavaliers to sign Dahntay Jones for playoffs
Point being, there was other teams with more serious injuries who are still in much better shape right now entering the playoffs. Many of these fans who paid huge amounts of money to see LeBron, of course, got home late and then woke up early to go to work.
British woman stabbed to death in Jerusalem
The historic area was packed with Christians celebrating Good Friday and Jews celebrating Passover at the time of the stabbing. The woman, reportedly in her mid-20s, died of multiple stab wounds to her upper body at Hadassah Hospital Mount Scopus.