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Global smartphone sales return to growth, led by Samsung

Gartner predicted last month that global smartphone sales would return to growth next year, and its latest numbers show that this was actually achieved sooner than expected, in Q3 this year.<p>Global sales of smartphones to end users totalled 383 million units in the third quarter of 2017, a 3 percent …

Mobile

Patent suggests a fully curved Galaxy smartphone might be coming

The next Galaxy phone might come with a screen that wraps around all the way to the back of the device.<p>Samsung first experimented with curved screens back in 2013 with the Galaxy Round and then the following year with the Galaxy Note Edge. It wasn’t until the Galaxy S6 Edge in 2015 that we saw what …

Samsung working on world's first truly bezel-less phone

Samsung's major focus has been on the design of their phones in the past few years. The Note Edge, Galaxy S7, S8 and Note 8 are proof of the …

Samsung's new battery tech could charge your phone 5 times faster

What if your smartphone could fully charge in less than 15 minutes?<p>That future may not be so far off, according to Samsung, which Tuesday detailed …

Samsung Just Announced A New Metal Galaxy Phone That's Thinner Than The iPhone 6

The 6.3mm Galaxy A7 is also thinner than the iPhone 6, which measures 6.9mm, and the device comes with metal edges just like the other phones Samsung has announced in recent months.<p>As a point of comparison, Samsung's flagship Galaxy S5 measures about 8.1mm, which is almost two full millimeters …

Phones