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Samsung buys 10pc stake in Pantech for $48 million

Samsung has bought 10 percent stake in its South Korean rival smartphone maker Pantech. The company is investing 53 billion won ($48 million) and it is expected to help both the companies in bilateral cooperation in smartphones and other business areas. The companies already have strong ties in semiconductor and display businesses. Pantech Vega Iron With this deal, Samsung will ...

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Samsung announces Galaxy Player 70 Plus

Samsung has announced an upgraded version of Galaxy Player 70 today in South Korea. The new Galaxy Player 70 Plus brings dual core processor and a large 2500 mAh battery to this five inch PMP. Scheduled to go on sale soon in South Korea, 16GB version of 70 Plus will be priced at 399,000 won while the 32GB variant will ...

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Samsung announces Galaxy S II HD LTE in South Korea

Samsung has announced the first HD LTE variant of Samsung Galaxy S II along with Samsung Galaxy S II LTE in South Korea.  Samsung Galaxy S II HD LTE will be available on all three Korean telecom operators SK Telecom, KT, and LG U+, while Galaxy S II LTE will only debut on SKT. Samsung Galaxy S II HD LTE ...

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Samsung SHV-E120L leaked, LG LU6200 competition already

Remember we have been talking about a LG superphone LU6200 that is heading to LG U+ in South Korea next month; well a Samsung device with competing features has already been leaked. Dubbed as Samsung SHV-E120L, it will feature a 4.7 inch HD display, 1.5GHz dual core processor, 1GB RAM, Android 2.3, 1850mAh battery, LTE connectivity and 8MP rear camera ...

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Live shots of LG’s first HD Android phone leaked

Remember, we reported by LG’s first Android smartphone with HD display LU6200 a few days back. Now, we have the first live shots of it. It is being launched on LG U+ in South Korea next month, while the pre-orders will start late this month. LG itself has confirmed the device at the Optimus Q2 launch event in Seoul, where ...

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2 million Samsung Galaxy S II units sold in South Korea

After the 5 million global sales milestone, Samsung today announced that it has sold 2 million units of Galaxy S2 smartphone in South Korea. The announcement was accompanied by the launch of four limited edition battery covers for the smartphone. This original Galaxy S successor took 73 days to reach 2million sales mark. via

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2 million Samsung Galaxy S II units sold in South Korea

After the 5 million global sales milestone, Samsung today announced that it has sold 2 million units of Galaxy S2 smartphone in South Korea. The announcement was accompanied by the launch of four limited edition battery covers for the smartphone. This original Galaxy S successor took 73 days to reach 2million sales mark. via

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