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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip UTG Screen Terribly Fails Durability Test

Samsung's second-generation folding phone was a much-anticipated one. When the Galaxy Z Flip was announced with its flexible glass material dubbed "Ultra-Thin Glass," troubles...

Samsung Galaxy Flip And Galaxy Fold Comparison – Here’s What’s New

Samsung’s first-generation Galaxy Fold was the most troubled phone throughout 2019. The new form factor brought its challenges on the table, with primary concerns...
Samsung Galaxy S20 Series

Samsung Galaxy S20 Vs S20 Plus Vs S20 Ultra: Price And Specifications

Samsung’s recently announced Galaxy S20 Series comes in three models – Galaxy S20, S20 Plus, and S20 Ultra. But what is the difference between...
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Samsung Galaxy S20 Series Smartphones Launched – More Powerful And Expensive Than Ever

Yesterday Samsung announced its new Galaxy S Series flagship devices as planned - Samsung Galaxy S20. This time, the company went all-in on the...
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Samsung Galaxy A51 Price And Specifications In Kenya

Samsung Galaxy A51 is part of Samsung’s continued efforts to recapture the market as it competes with Chinese brands. The Galaxy A51 succeeds last...

Samsung Annual Revenue Dropped In 2019 Despite Strong Flagship Smartphone Sales

Samsung Electronics yesterday announced its quarterly financial results of the period ended December 31, 2019. Revenue in the final quarter of 2019 was 59.88 trillion...

Samsung, Safaricom and M-Kopa unveil financing plan for the Galaxy A10s, don’t go for...

Safaricom, Samsung and M-Kopa today morning launched a new product or what they are calling a pay as you go mobile solution that will...

Vivo Surpasses Samsung To Become The Second-Best Selling Smartphone Brand In India

It is no secret that Chinese smartphone brands have gained traction in the past decade. Huawei is number two in the general smartphone market...
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Samsung Shipped More Than 6.7 Million Galaxy 5G Devices In 2019

Samsung Electronics has announced that it shipped over 6.7 million 5G capable Galaxy Phones in 2019. The company, being among the early adopters of...
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Here are the Best-Selling Phones Globally in Q3 2019

The year is coming to an end, and so is the fourth quarter. But Counterpoint Research has some exciting analytics to share about the...

Huawei To Narrow The Gap With Samsung In The Smartphone Market

Huawei has been ambitious to become the number one smartphone seller by the end of the year. But that changed after the company run...
Samsung Galaxy Fold

Samsung Has sold 1 Million Galaxy Fold Smartphones Globally

Being among the most futuristic phones of the year, Samsung’s Galaxy Fold comes at a price. A serious price. But that does not hold...
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iPhones May Be Banned From Russia Next Year, Here is Why

Russia has passed a law that bars the sale of certain devices in the country without Russian made software pre-installed. The move, according to...
Samsung Galaxy Fold

Samsung’s Pricey Galaxy Fold Officially Announced in Kenya For Ksh 237,999

After teasing about an imminent launch of the Galaxy Fold, Samsung’s flexible display smartphone has been finally announced. The Fold is more of an...
Samsung Galaxy Active

Samsung updates first generation watch models with Galaxy Watch Active 2 features

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 featured upgrades over its predecessors. As a result, it was worth it to go back into your pockets and...
Android tablets and smartphones

Pre-installed Android Apps in Phones Can Ship With Security Loopholes – Report

Nobody likes most apps that come pre-installed in Android devices. These apps are not only as good as nothing but also, as it turns...

Samsung is Closing its Custom CPU Department

Samsung is reportedly shutting down its custom CPU department for good. The company’s representatives say the move is meant to ensure the company’s Exynos...
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Global Smartphones Shipments increased in Q3, first time in two years

After two years of a continuous slump in sales, the smartphone industry has finally ticked up a little bit. According to the research firm, Canalysis,...

Samsung records profit in its Mobile Business, thanks to strong Galaxy Note 10 sales

Samsung Electronics announced its quarterly results today, showing growth in revenue quarter-over-quarter. The company recorded a 56% decline in operating profits year-on-year, however, due...
Android10

List of Manufacturers To Ship Android 10 To Their Devices This Year

Android 10 Google’s latest Android version officially debuted on September 10. So far, only a handful of devices have been updated to the newest...
Samsung Tech Day 2019

Samsung Announces Exynos 990 SoC – Supports up to 120Hz refresh rates

Yesterday at the Samsung Tech Day 2019, the South Korean tech giant announced a new processor – Exynos 990. Main highlights of the new...
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Samsung Galaxy S10/Note 10 Flaw Allows The Phones To Be Unlocked By Any Fingerprint

Samsung Galaxy S10 and Note 10 devices have fallen victim to a fingerprint vulnerability issue. The flaw was first reported by the SUN, where...

Samsung To Compensate Galaxy S4 Owners With $10 For Cheating Benchmark Tests

Last week, Samsung Electronics found itself in trouble for a crime it committed a long time ago. The company agreed to pay millions of...
Samsung Galaxy A70s

Samsung Galaxy A70s Price, Specifications and Availability in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy A70s is the latest entry into successor’s devices if the revamped Galaxy A series. Significant improvements from the Galaxy A70 involve the...

Samsung is shutting down its mobile phone factory in China

China being the world’s largest smartphone market, explains why many smartphone companies are camping there with mobile production plants. However, that does not mean...
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Samsung Might Combine its Galaxy S and Galaxy Note Series Devices Next Year

Samsung has kept its yearly smartphone strategy for top-tier devices for a long time. However, that may soon change. And the main reasons behind...
Samsung Galaxy S10 Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

List of hottest top-tier devices selling at Safaricom Shops

Safaricom shops have been known as one of the reputable places in the country to buy gadgets ranging from smartphones, chargers and even earphones....
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Samsung’s Entry-Level Device, Galaxy A10s Available in Kenya at Ksh 12,900

Samsung announced a follow-up on its A-series of devices adding an “S” suffix to the names of the revamped Galaxy A10, A20, A30 and...
Samsung Exynos 980

Samsung Launches Exynos 980 SoC Integrated with 5G

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics on Wednesday launched its first "first artificial intelligence mobile processor with an integrated 5G modem." Well, that is...

Africa’s mobile phone market declined by 1.8% in Q2 2019

The Africa mobile phone market declined 1.8% quarter on quarter, QoQ, in Q2 2019, according to the latest figures announced by International Data Corporation...

Smartphone Sales Dipped Again in Q2 2019, Gartner Report

The latest report from Gartner an analytics firm reveal smartphone sales are still on a slump. The firm stated a total of 368 million...
Samsung Galaxy A50s

Samsung Galaxy A50s Price, Specifications and Availability in Kenya

The South Korean tech giant just announced the Samsung Galaxy A50s that bumps up the spec-wise in comparison to the Galaxy A50. Although the...
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Samsung Galaxy A30s Specifications and Price in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy A30s takes over the Galaxy A30 that was launched earlier this year. Several months have gone by since the Galaxy A30 was...

Samsung Galaxy A10s vs Samsung Galaxy A10 Price and Specs Comparison

Following the Galaxy A10s announcement today, you might be wondering what sets it apart from its predecessor, Galaxy A10. Galaxy A10 was launched back...
Samsung Galxy A10s

Samsung Galaxy A10s Officially Announced with Dual Rear Cameras and a 4000mAh battery

Although the news comes at a time when the Note 10 buzz is still simmering, this is not as big news as you can...

Samsung Smartphones Offer the Best 4G LTE Downloads Speeds, Study Reveals

According to a recent report, it has been revealed that Samsung phones offer faster downloads speeds edging out competitors like Apple and Huawei. The...
Samsung Galaxy Note 10

Samsung Galaxy Note 10/ Note 10 Plus Price, Specifications and Availability in Kenya

This year's Note Series takes thing even further and picks it up right from where the Galaxy S 10/S10 Plus left, as usual. Samsung Galaxy...
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How to Watch the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Launch Event Live

Today is the d-day for the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Unpacked Event and here's a quick guide on how to catch up the action...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 10/ Note 10 Plus Launch “Galaxy Unpacked” Happening Today

After launching the Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus back in February, Samsung is back with their Note Series flagships of the year, as...
Samsung Galaxy Tab 6

Samsung Galaxy Tab 6 Officially Launched- Specs, Price and Availability

Well, it is July 31st the date when Samsung had planned to launch the Galaxy Tab 6. Good news for tablet lovers is that...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 6 to be Officially Announced Today

As usual to the South Korean tech giant, Samsung, the Galaxy Tablet is often launched before the #Unpacked event of the Note Series. And...
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Samsung Starts Mass Production of 5G and AI –Ready 12GB LPDDR5 DRAM Chips

The speed of processors and CPU in mobile phones is being improved now and then, and ensuring the faster CPUs are fully utilised, we...
Samsung Galaxy A80

Samsung Galaxy A80 Goes on Sale in Kenya For Ksh.64,999

We already told you about the new Samsung Galaxy A80, Samsung's first rotating camera phone. The phone was launched globally a few days ago...

Samsung in Trouble For Misleading Users Over “Water Resistance” of Galaxy Phones

Water resistance is one of the most anticipated features in premium devices. Well, Samsung has been having their Galaxy S, and Note Series IP68...
Samsung Galaxy A80

Samsung Galaxy A80 launched with a rotating camera for selfies

Its been an exciting adventure in the smartphone industry as we watch smartphone manufactures work to achieve bezel-less display. Needless to say, we are...
Galaxy Fold

The Galaxy Fold wasn’t ready for launch Samsung CEO admits

The Galaxy Fold pioneered the smartphone market with the first foldable display. However, pioneering didn’t mean great success. With the fate that befallen Samsung’s foldable...

Galaxy Store: Samsung’s all-in-one platform for your digital Galaxy needs

In response to the diversifying needs of Samsung Galaxy smartphone and smartwatch users, Samsung Electronics launched Galaxy Store, a new platform for downloading apps...
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Top smartphones with high battery capacity for heavy users in Kenya

Battery endurance is one thing we all want when it comes to our favorite gadgets. There are a ton of devices out in the...

Samsung-AMD partnership to bring AMD’s graphics architecture to Exynos chips

June 03, Samsung, together with AMD, has today announced a partnership in their chipsets for a couple of years. The partnership will see the...

Android Pie coming to Samsung Galaxy M10, M20 and M30 starting 3rd June

The midrange level of smartphones is the most competitive category in the smartphone market. It is clear that most companies want a piece of...
Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e and the new Galaxy Watch Active are now available in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e and the new Galaxy Watch Active are now available in...

The Galaxy Tab S5e and the new Galaxy Watch Active are now available in Kenya. Samsung has unveiled the two gadgets in the country...
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Samsung Galaxy A50 Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

The Samsung Galaxy A50 was launched in Kenya a couple of weeks ago. The phones come with some few premium features such as a 6.4-inch...
Galaxy Fold

Samsung delays Galaxy Fold launch Indefinitely following display issues

Things seem not to be unfolding well for Samsung with the Galaxy Fold. The phone’s durability has recently come into question after several review...
Samsung Galaxy A20 and Galaxy A10 Unveiled in Kenya

Samsung has unveiled two Galaxy A Series smartphones in Kenya

Samsung East Africa has unveiled two entry and mid-tier market smartphones dubbed the Galaxy A Series in the Kenyan market. The batch consists of...
Samsung Galaxy S10 Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy S10 Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

Samsung finally unveiled the much-awaited Galaxy S10.  Samsung launched four unique devices in the  Galaxy S10 lineup is composing of the Galaxy S10, S10+,...
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How and where to live-stream the Galaxy S10 launch event today

We have not written much about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S10 but we’re sure you have read so much about it already. By now...

Samsung is working on industry’s First 1TB memory chip for smartphones

Samsung now says it has begun production of industry’s first one-terabyte (TB) embedded UFS, for use in next-generation mobile applications.

Editorial: What Will the Next Phase of Smartphone Innovation Bring?

By Hark-sang Kim, Senior Vice President, Head of Visual R&D Team, Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics In light of modest global sales recently, some observers say...

Samsung reveals breakthroughs in Intelligence, IoT and Mobile UX

Samsung Electronics has unveiled powerful new developer tools for its Bixby and SmartThings platforms, as well as new, powerful mobile experiences with One UI...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 512GB model is now in Kenya

Samsung has announced the availability of the Galaxy Note 9 512GB model in Kenya.  Samsung, however, says only a limited number of units of the...

Samsung opens its largest retail store in Africa at Two Rivers Mall

Samsung Electronics has opened a new interactive store at Two Rivers Mall bringing to 29, the total number of Samsung Experience Stores across the...

Galaxy A7 (2018), Samsung’s triple lens smartphone starts selling in Kenya

Samsung Electronics today announced the launch of its latest mid-range smartphone, Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)  in Kenya. The Galaxy A7 (2018) is the first...

Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

Samsung thinks we need a phone with 4 back cameras. Well, the company has unveiled its latest device, the Galaxy A9 (2018), that debuts...

Android Go Galaxy J2 Core specs, price and availability in Kenya

Samsung has unveiled its first Android Go device, the Galaxy J2 Core in Kenya. The device started going on sale in the country yesterday...

The Galaxy Note 9 now in Kenya for Ksh. 104,999

The Galaxy Note 9 has finally been unveiled in the Kenyan market and will be available at a recommended retail price of Ksh. 104,999....

The S Pen adding colour and more connectivity to the Galaxy Note 9

From when it was first introduced in 2011, the S Pen has gone ahead to become an iconic feature of the Galaxy Note series....

Galaxy Note 9 Pre-orders now open in Kenya

Samsung Electronics has announced that it is now taking the Galaxy Note 9 Pre-orders in Kenya. The company says the first 500 customers who pre-order the...

The Galaxy Note 9 is here: Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

Its official, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was finally unveiled to the world on Thursday. The phone was unveiled at Samsung’s Unpacked event held...

How to stream Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 launch event online

We’re all sure that Samsung is unveiling the much awaited Samsung Galaxy Note 9 today, Aug. 9, 2018. Well, we also know a few...

Galaxy J8 Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

Samsung has announced the addition of another device to its 2018 J series, the Galaxy J8. The introduction of the J8 comes after the...

Samsung Accidentally Leaks The Galaxy Note 9 Intro Video

We have not talked so much about the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Samsung’s next flagship device set be launched on 9th August. Samsung has...

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4; Everything You Need To Know Including Specs

In our previous episode of 24Bit, we had a very interesting discussion on tablets. The argument we all had was that tablets are dead...

Samsung Galaxy J6 Specifications, Price and Availability in Kenya

The Samsung Galaxy J6 was among the devices Samsung launched in Kenya in June this year. The device was launched together Galaxy JZ Duo,...

The dream of connected homes could yet be closer for emerging markets

By Charles Kimari For the past several years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has remained the industry’s biggest buzzword for its promise of delivering seamless...

Samsung has unveiled 4 new devices in Kenya: Galaxy JZ Duo, Galaxy J4, Galaxy...

Samsung Electronics East Africa has today unveiled four new devices in the Kenyan market.  Dubbed the Ultimate Squad, Samsung says the four smartphones, Samsung...

Samsung announces availability of Samsung Galaxy S9+ 128GB option in Kenya

Samsung Electronics East Africa has announced the availability of the limited edition Galaxy S9+ 128GB option in Kenya. This is an addition to the...

Samsung has launched a new Mobile campaign to reward local consumers

Samsung Electronics is launching a  campaign to reward consumers who purchase Galaxy smartphones and tablets. Dubbed ‘Score with Samsung’ the six-week-long campaign will see...

What it takes to develop a slow motion capture capability on a mobile device

The camera has become an integral part of our lives with every moment presenting an opportunity to snap a photo. Some of the best...

Samsung unveils the Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ with face recognition and first dual-aperture camera

Samsung has officially unveiled the its new flagship device, the Galaxy S9. The device was unveiled at the Mobile World Conference on Sunday with...

Here’s is the official Samsung Galaxy S9 launch video

In some previous articles we have told you that Samsung will be unveiling the Galaxy S9 on 25th February, which is today, at the...

Samsung has started production of a whopping 30TB drive

Samsung has announced that it has began mass production of the world’s largest solid state drive (SSD). Leveraging Samsung’s latest V-NAND technology, the drive...

Here are the Official leaked Galaxy S9 renders

We are all now sure that Samsung will be unveiling the Galaxy S9 and S9+ on February 25th at Mobile World Conference (MWC) in...

Its official, the Galaxy S9 is coming on February 25

We can now officially confirm that Samsung will be launching the Galaxy S9 on February 25th. Samsung is sending out invites already for the...

Samsung Galaxy S8 now available in stunning Rose Pink

Samsung has officially launched the Galaxy S8 in Rose Pink. The S8 was initially available in Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold, Coral Blue,...

Samsung’s Bixby-powered smart speaker might launch mid-2018

Samsung is reportedly gearing to launch its Bixby -powered smart speaker within the first half of 2018, Bloomberg reports. Sources who spoke to Bloomberg note...

Product Review: The Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Last year saw Samsung develop the Galaxy Note 7, a phone that they suspended its sales and announced an informal recall, after it was...

Samsung’s Notebook 9 Pen, Notebook 9 (2018) new Laptops come with 8th-Gen Intel Core...

Samsung has today announced the launch of the new Samsung Notebook 9 Pen and three new versions of the Samsung Notebook 9 (2018). The...

Samsung CEO Kwon Oh-hyun to Resign over ‘Unprecedented Crisis’ at the company

Samsung Electronics CEO Kwon Oh-hyun, who is also the vice chairman and head of the company’s Device Solutions Business has announced that he is...

Samsung has already received pre-orders for 200 units for the Galaxy Note 8 in...

Over the two-week period since Samsung opened pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 8 the company says it has received orders for 200 units. The...

Samsung has launched the Galaxy J7 Neo in Kenya for Kshs. 21,999.

Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy J7 Neo smartphone in the market in what the company says is to offer consumers an affordable avenue to...

Report: Consumer popularity of Samsung phones sored as TV and laptop business reaped less...

Consumer popularity of Samsung phones soared the whole of Q2 2017, beating HTC. The value of Samsung mobile phones as of July 2017 amounted...

Can iPhone 8 Outperform Galaxy S8 Later This Year?

Rather you are an Apple follower or a Samsung follower, I’m sure you can agree that this is looking to be a big year...

Everything you need to know about the Galaxy S8’s audio features

A smartphone’s audio capabilities can not only affect the quality of a phone call, but can also make or break one’s mobile entertainment experience....

Samsung taking gaming to the next level with its new HDR QLED Gaming Monitors

Samsung Electronics today introduced what it is calling the future of gaming by unveiling its new CHG90 and CHG70 curved monitors. The monitors feature...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-orders now open in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy S8 pre-orders are now open in Kenya.  Samsung Electronics East Africa has announced the opening a week after officially launching in Kenya....

Samsung unveils the Galaxy S8 and S8+, here are the specs and features

  Samsung finally unveiled the much awaited Galaxy S8 and S8+ to the world, a smartphone which the company says pushes the boundaries of traditional...

Samsung Brings Enhanced 4G LTE Capability to Gear S3 Classic

Samsung has today announced 4G LTE availability of the Gear S3 classic. The launch of this new classic model according to Samsung gives LTE shoppers...

Jio and Samsung Win Best Mobile Innovation for Emerging Markets award

Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd have won the 'Best Mobile Innovation for Emerging Markets' from Global Mobile Awards 2017 at...

Samsung blames Galaxy Note 7 fires on two separate battery faults

Most of us have been really waiting for Samsung to announce the cause of the Galaxy Note 7 incidents. Cases of the Note 7...

Samsung could be launching the Galaxy S8 on March 29

There is so much we have told you about the Samsung Galaxy S8. Most of what we have written before revolved around what you...

Samsung wearables to support Under Armour’s suite of fitness apps

Samsung has announced a new partnership with Under Armour that will see the mobile technology company’s wearable devices and smartwatches support Under Armour fitness...

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip UTG Screen Terribly Fails Durability Test

Samsung's second-generation folding phone was a much-anticipated one. When the Galaxy Z Flip was announced with its flexible glass material dubbed "Ultra-Thin Glass," troubles...

Here’s why you should offer health insurance to your employees

Today, the cost of healthcare in Kenya has risen drastically, thanks to the evergrowing demand for medical services. Having health insurance is therefore very...