Reviewers find Samsung's new foldable phone to be faulty

Samsung seeded a few early review units of its Galaxy Fold to journalists, who have found the foldable screens break after a few days of use.

11 Apr

Samsung debuts new Galaxy A-series smartphones

The South Korean electronics manufacturer unveils six of the latest Galaxy A-series smartphones, including the new Galaxy A80.

5 Apr

Weak smartphone, chip markets hurt Samsung

The electronics company expects first quarter sales to be 14% lower than last year's first quarter, as it faces stiff competition from different fronts.


Smart devices invade the home

Nearly 1.6 billion smart home devices will be shipped globally by 2023, as smart assistants and entertainment systems become integrated throughout the home.

Mar 20, 2019

Huawei Mate X coming to SA this year

The new foldable Huawei Mate X smartphone will be available in SA in June or July this year.

Mar 12, 2019

Vodacom, Samsung enable SA's first eSIM wearable

Vodacom becomes the first network in SA to support eSIM devices and partners with Samsung to unveil SA's first eSIM wearable.

Mar 5, 2019

FNB enables Samsung Pay

The bank adds the Samsung payment service to its digital payment options.


MWC: A peek inside the mobile mega-event

Ever wondered what Mobile World Congress in Barcelona looks like? ITWeb brings you all the picture highlights from MWC 2019.

Feb 24, 2019

MWC: Huawei debuts its own foldable phone

The Chinese electronics manufacturer joins rival Samsung in showcasing a smartphone with a foldable screen.

Feb 22, 2019

South Africa bought more smartphones in 2018

The local smartphone market grew 7.2% year-on-year in 2018, despite a fourth quarter dip both in SA and globally, says GfK South Africa.

Feb 21, 2019

Samsung unveils three smartphones in S10 range

The South Korean electronics manufacturer reveals the Galaxy S10e, S10 and S10+ in its flagship smartphone range for 2019.

Feb 21, 2019

Samsung's luxury foldable phone has hefty price tag

The Galaxy Fold opens from a slim smartphone to reveal a small tablet and will go on sale in SA later this year.

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