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Samsung Galaxy J7 Max to be available from June 20, Galaxy J7 Pro mid-July

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max to be available from June 20, Galaxy J7 Pro mid-JulySamsung India has announced the launch of Samsung Galaxy J7 Max and Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro. The duo is the latest addition to Samsung’s smartphone J series and now comes with features like the revolutionary Samsung Pay and all-new Social Camera with f1.7 lens.

Sumit Walia, Director, Mobile Business, Samsung India, said, “Samsung J series holds leadership position in the mass-mid segment smartphone market and continues to witness a healthy demand from Indian customers. At Samsung, we listen to our consumers and bring out meaningful innovations that help enhance people’s lives. Considering the increasing market demand in the mid segment, we have launched two new models, Galaxy J7 Max and Galaxy J7 Pro. The superior specifications along with disruptive innovations of Samsung Pay and Social Camera on these devices will further consolidate our leadership position.”

Both the smartphones sport a 13MP front camera with an f1.9 lens and back camera (flat back in Galaxy J7 Pro) with an f1.7 lens, and flash which enable users to take stunning low light photos and bright selfies even in dimly lit areas.

The Galaxy J7 Max is powered by a 1.6 GHz Octa-core processor, a 3,300mAH battery and 4GBof RAM that makes multi-tasking seamless. Galaxy J7 Pro also comes with a 1.6 Octa-core Exynos processor with 3GB of RAM and a 3,600mAH battery, ensuring an uninterrupted user experience.

Galaxy J7 Max and Galaxy J7 Pro are launched at a price of INR 17,900 and INR 20,900, respectively in Black and Gold colours. The Galaxy J7 Max will be available across retail stores starting June 20, 2017, while Galaxy J7 Pro is expected to be available in market from mid-July onwards.

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Samsung to recall 1 million Galaxy Note7 smartphones

samsung-note7Samsung has announced a voluntary recall of one million Galaxy Note7 devices in cooperation with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Samsung has received 92 reports of the batteries overheating in the US, including 26 reports of burns and 55 reports of property damage, including fires in cars and a garage. Samsung plans to recall one million Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones in the US market due to serious fire and burn hazards.

“The affected devices were sold in the US before September 15, 2016 and can overheat and pose a safety risk, it is extremely important to stop using Samsung Galaxy Note7 device, power it down and immediately exchange it using our US Note7 Exchange Program,” says a statement released by Samsung….Read More

Samsung rolls out Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 4G Smartphone


Samsung has announced the launch of two new 4G-enabled smartphones in the J Series – Ga\laxy J5 and Galaxy J7, making 4G experience more accessible and enjoyable for Indian consumers while expanding its LTE smartphone portfolio to 10.

The new smartphones from Samsung are a combination of powerful technology, innovative features and superior consumer offerings, reiterating the company’s commitment to develop innovative products based on deep consumer insights.

Samsung has also decided to launch the devices online and has tied up exclusively with Flipkart, India’s largest online retailer. The Galaxy J5 is priced at INR11,999 and the Galaxy J7 at INR14,999. Both models can be pre-booked on Flipkart from 16th to 22nd July, 2015.

Asim Warsi, Vice-President – Marketing, IT & Mobile, Samsung India, said, “With consumers embracing the 4G revolution, we are looking at expanding our product offerings. The launch of Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 aims to give consumers options in the mid-range price segment. With optimal features and great value proposition for our consumers, the new devices will offer an uncompromised smartphone experience, at very competitive prices.”
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Samsung strengthens its skill development initiative


Samsung has announced an initiative to set up 18th Samsung Technical School in the country at ITI, Kalamassery in Kerala. This was announced at an event in Thiruvananthapuram where Samsung signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the Government Industrial Training Institute, Kalamassery, Kerala.

The MoA was signed by Smt. A. Shainamol, IAS, Director, Industrial Training Department, Government of Kerala, and Rajiv Mishra, Vice-President, Samsung India Electronics, in the presence of Shri Shibu Baby John, Minister for Labour & Skills, Government of Kerala.

The Samsung Technical School to be set up at ITI, Kalamassery will provide students trade-specific training on various aspects of repair and troubleshooting of consumer electronic products such as mobile phones, televisions, home theatres and home appliances. Through the specially-designed curriculum Advanced Repair and Industrial Skills Enhancement (A.R.I.S.E.) programme, the course will also offer students the opportunity to get real-time work experience at Samsung authorized service centres and training on soft skills so that they can provide exemplary customer service.

Shri Shibu Baby John, Minister for Labour & Skills, Government of Kerala, said, “Collaborations with industry leaders such as Samsung bring the critical component of exposure to the demands of the industry, which will help with making our youth industry-relevant and employment-ready.”

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Samsung unveils new Portable SSD T1


Samsung has unveiled the Samsung Portable SSD T1, an external portable solid-state drive (SSD) that represents a new standard of storage for today’s digital life. Designed for speed and security, the Portable SSD T1 is ideal for business travellers, creative professionals and content creators with a need for secure local storage they can take on-the-go and use to quickly transfer large amounts of data.

The benefit of the new Portable SSD T1 over regular hard drives is the amount of time that users save in copying or accessing their data. The T1 gives speeds between three times to seven times as fast as an external hard drive (HDD). The write speed is as responsive as an internal SSD and up to 100 times faster than an external hard disk drive. For users of heavy files like video, this can help in increasing productivity significantly. The new portable SSDs would enrich the lives of consumers as well as enterprises from different walks of life, including gamers, media, movie production, architects, and designers, among others…See more

Samsung strengthens its position with enterprise-ready devices


Samsung is focussing on strengthening its position in enterprise-ready devices that meet the needs of business professionals for everyday productivity. This is reiterated by the recently unveiled Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, which offer a bouquet of technology. The Samsung GALAXY S6 and GALAXY S6 edge redefines the future of enterprise mobility.

The Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge are equipped with defence-grade security and enhanced manageability in order to foster a new level of productivity for business professionals and provide industry-leading, out-of-the-box business solutions. The devices come fully equipped and preloaded with Microsoft Office Mobile and OneNote and offers 115GB of additional free cloud service for two years with Microsoft One Drive, allowing for extra storage space that business professionals need for various documents.

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In addition, through Samsung’s longstanding partnerships with major enterprise technology companies, solutions from providers, including Cisco and Oracle work seamlessly on the S6 software platform. Other enterprise-specific features include faster, more powerful functionality via high-performing chipset (14nm mobile processor) and 64-bit OS, improved battery life with faster charging (4-hr/10 min) and enhanced email experience and multi-tasking features for business professionals… See more 

Samsung’s Noida facility to make Tizen phones

Following the wide acceptance of the Z1-Tizen operating system based smartphones in India, Samsung has planned to manufacture its Z1 phones at the Noida manufacturing unit in UP, India. The Noida facility manufactures over four million phones, both affordable and high-end devices, a month.


Targeted at first-time smartphone buyers, after the launch of Z1 at Rs 5,700 last month, Samsung has till now sold 50-55 thousand units. Only a few devices run on the Tizen platform which includes Samsung’s smart watch products. Samsung developed Tizen with Huawei Technologies and Intel Corp to challenge the Android software that powers most of the world’s mobile devices.

Z1 is one of the affordable smartphones from Samsung’s offering with localized entertainment apps and a simple user interface with the Tizen OS. It is a dual SIM device powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 768MB RAM and 4GB internal memory expandable up to 64GB. It features four-inch display, 3.1MP rear and a VGA front camera and 1,500mAh battery. see more – http://www.varindia.com/samsungs-noida-facility-to-make-tizen-phones/