Tag: Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Samsung Gear 360 Pro camera to work with Apple iOS in 2016
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Samsung Gear 360 Pro camera to work with Apple iOS in 2016

Rumors are flying that Samsung may be working on a Pro variant of its Gear 360 camera. Samsung plans to launch the Gear 360 Pro camera in 2017, around the same time that the Samsung Galaxy S8 will also be launched. Already, it's selling online for US$350 and is quite a bargain for makers of 360 Degree YouTube Videos as noted in US$350 Samsung Gear 360 selling online still a YouTuber’s VR Camera. As no details have leaked, expect improved image and video quality over the device that was launched back in February 2016 as noted in How Samsung Gear 360 is a Creative Tool for YouTube VR Content. What's interesting about this leak is the fact that Samsung plans to bring support for the Apple iPhone. An app will be launched that will not only work on the Samsung Galaxy S8 b...
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 being recalled due to faulty battery
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 being recalled due to faulty battery

It's official folks; Samsung is recalling the Samsung Galaxy Note 7! This is in response to reports of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 batteries exploding and catching on fire while charging. Good to note that this is a global recall of all as per their statement on their Samsung Blog; replacements will be issued to all users, regardless of date of purchase. Also, sales of the Note 7 have been halted until fault devices have been recovered, which according to head of Samsung's handset business division, Koh Dong-jin, is only 24 in every 1,000,000 Samsung Galaxy Note 7. This implies that Samsung known which units have bad batteries as unaffected Note 7 units remain in circulation. So how did this happen? Albeit Samsung designed its Smartphones, down to the batteries, it outsou...