Thursday, June 29, 2017

SamMobile Daily Recap: June 29, 2017 — Galaxy J5 (2017), Galaxy S8 and more!

We publish a lot of stories on a daily basis. Unfortunately, the majority of news breaks during our European hours of operation, which makes it difficult for our readers in the US (and other regions) to keep up. However, we think we’ve come up with a fantastic solution — a daily recap.

Here’s what we put live today.

Business

Samsung confirms $380 million appliance plant in South Carolina

Samsung to build a ‘super OLED factory’

Deals

Daily Deal: Save 31% on a Gear VR (2017) with Controller

Display

Samsung remains top smartphone display manufacturer in Q1 2017

General

Argentina gets its very own Samsung Newsroom

Laptops

Samsung Flow now works with any Windows 10 PC, supports unlocking and file transfers

Phones

Galaxy Note 8′s dual-camera rumored to be better than others

MWC Shanghai 2017 awards ‘Best Smartphone’ honor to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

Rose Pink Galaxy S8+ will be released tomorrow

Samsung launches the unlocked dual-SIM Galaxy S8+ in Europe

TV

Samsung to release ‘See the Unexpected’ video series on extreme sports with Red Bull

Samsung TVs with LG display panels might be developed starting next month

Watches

Samsung’s wearable device sales overtake Fitbit for the first time ever