Samsung to unveil new devices next month in San Francisco

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  • Sunday, 05 Jan 2020

SINGAPORE/SEOUL: Samsung Electronics Co. said it will introduce new products at an event in San Francisco next month.

The launch of "new, innovative devices that will shape the next decade of mobile experiences” will take place on Feb 11 at 11am local time, the South Korean telecommunication giant company said.

In a teaser, it showed a rectangle and a square, a potential introduction of Galaxy S series and a clamshell foldable smartphone.

There has been speculation Samsung may rename its flagship model the S20.

The official name of the smaller version of the Galaxy Fold has not been announced yet.

Samsung launched its first Galaxy Fold in February last year, but the smartphones priced at US$1,980 a unit effectively went on sale only in September because a severe defect in the original design led to a months-long delay. after a months-long delay caused by the discovery of a severe defect in the original design.

It’s also believed that Samsung will move to a higher 120Hz refresh rate with its next flagship, leapfrogging OnePlus and Google and matching the Asus ROG Phone 2’s level of fluidity.

Other rumours hint at more advanced camera features and 8K video recording.

Images that appeared last month line up with reports that Samsung’s next Fold will be a clamshell-style phone that folds vertically. It is also expected to be more affordable than the original Fold — with less durability concerns out of the gate.

The event named "Samsung Unpacked 2019" showcase will be streamed live on the web all around the world. - Agencies/Asian News Network
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