Samsung Forecasts Record Profits for Q1

Samsung Forecasts Record Profits for Q1

The company also said that it has experienced "double-digit growth" (10 percent and more) in preorder numbers for the Galaxy S8 compared to a year ago for the two weeks that the pre-orders have been live.

This means that they are a lot more popular among consumers than Samsung's previous high-end smartphones.

If you're stuck between the Galaxy S8 and G8+, you might need to know that the latter phone is the best selling model, with Midnight Black being the "preferred choice of colour". TrendForce points out that the slightly lower QoQ decline is accounted for, in part, by strong sales of the recently launched iPhone 7 (PRODUCT) RED.

Second, consumers don't seem to be anxious that the Galaxy S8 will face similar problems as the Note 7. However, the report offered a more muted forecast for Galaxy S8 sales. Several reports have suggested the company's iPhone 8 will also have a bezel-less design, featuring a front panel that's nearly all screen.

The English-language version of Bixby could be delayed until the end of May, according to a source that spoke to The Wall Street Journal, but Samsung has not made a final decision on timing.

Dual-Screen Galaxy X on the Way? Furthermore, the demand for larger screen variants seem to be on a rise. This represents the highest pre-order volume in South Korean history.

It remains to be seen how much of a role handsets played in Samsung's first quarter success given the fact that its fourth quarter growth mentioned earlier was spurred on by record chip profits. 90% of their applied tech is bought from Samsung or other harware vendors. Many of these companies are nearly unheard of by the general public and just starting to get noticed by Wall Street.

  • USS Carl Vinson Not In North Korea, So Where Is It?

    Tensions further escalated in the runup to April 15, the 105th anniversary of the birth of North Korea's founder, Kim Il Sung. But by then the Vinson was already in the Indian Ocean some 5,500 km away from the Korean Peninsula.

    Eli Manning on fraud allegations: I've done nothing wrong

    Steiner said he is willing to issue refunds if he sold memorabilia that was not game-used as advertised. The e-mail was included in a court filing in Bergen County (New Jersey) Superior Court.

    Patriots curiously fight with NY Times over Trump crowd size

    Once we learned more, we tried to fix everything as much as possible as swiftly as possible and as transparently as possible. But this year's player delegation was considerably smaller than that of two years ago: 34, down from 50.
  • The Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) Stake Lowered by Profund Advisors LLC

    The last close places the company's stock about $6.77 off its 52 week high of $23.69 and $5.99 above the 52 week low of $10.93. The firm owned 56,232 shares of the basic materials company's stock after selling 238,402 shares during the period.

    N Korea says 'don''t mess with us' as US plans next move

    Analysts, however, point out that without China's help, the US would not be able to target all of North Korea's nuclear stockpile. China may be getting fed up with continued nuclear bluster from long-time ally North Korea and tilting toward the United States.

    Republican: 'All Hands On Deck' In Congressional Runoff

    Republican Karen Handel, 55, a former Georgia secretary of state, won 19.8 percent, and will face Ossoff in the June 20 runoff . They hoped to clinch victory without a runoff by clearing 50% of the vote in the first round against the splintered GOP field.
  • US concerned Venezuela not allowing opposition to be heard: Tillerson

    Chavez himself survived a brief coup in 2002, and accused the United States of trying to subvert him. MARGARET WARNER: The Maduro regime is also under pressure from its Latin American neighbors.

    Donald Trump calls Canada 'disgraceful' in row over protectionism

    President Donald Trump speaks on Marchh 24 about the House pulling its legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Proponents of the system say it keeps prices stable and protects small farmers from seasonal fluctuations.

    Carbon fibre cornucopia: BMW HP4 RACE superbike - Price £68000 (INR 58 lakh)

    Coated titanium pistons, Brembo GP4 PR monoblock aluminium brake calipers, and braking system are also borrowed from race bikes. The BMW HP4 is the world's first series production bike with a carbon fibre main frame and will be limited to 750 units.
  • The Walking Dead Season 3: Episode 4 is due next week

    Here's a quick description of what players can expect to jump into in episode four of A New Frontier . Fair warning, there's potential spoilers if you haven't played through the previous episodes.

    Could young blood revive memory in the aging brain?

    There is also a startup called Ambrosia looking to see if transfusions of blood from young to older people can improve cognition. The problem is, they didn't label the proteins in cord blood to see if TIMP2 was the key protein, according to Conboy.

    Codemasters aims to resurrect its tiny vehicle racing series with Micro Machines

    The '90s era miniature, multiplayer racing franchise Micro Machines is set to make a comeback with Micro Machines World Series . Micro Machines is a great party title that if done right could flourish on the strength of its variety of online game modes.