1. Armenius

    Xbox App is coming to Samsung televisions

    You will soon be able to stream games to play directly to your Samsung "smart" TV. A Game Pass Ultimate subscription will be required. Both Game Pass and owned games will be able to be streamed if cloud gaming is supported by those titles. The app rolls out on June 30...
  2. dvsman

    Anyone place their order for the Samsung Flip 3 or Fold 3 yet?

    I just talked to my corporate phone guy this afternoon and he said pre-orders were open now. Flip 3 comes in 128gb or 256gb = $400/500 through corporate (IIRC, not 100% sure) Fold 3 comes in up to 512gb (can't remember the lower options) = $1150 through corporate but the interesting thing is he...
  3. F

    Samsung and AMD = Quest type product?

    Well known that Samsung has Radeon GFX partnership. Being that Samsung is the king of displays and has been more then quiet on the VR front for ever, could a Quest 2/3 killer be in the wings? I don't see super gaming phones being the strategy here.
  4. W

    c32t55 response time

    I just bought a Samsung c32t55 monitor and whenever i change the response time to "fastest" the monitor distorts colors upon movement. E.g: when i was playing Pes 2020, the blue cursor in contrast with the green background, created a "red ghost" following it around whenever the camera moved...
  5. M

    TSMC & Samsung Foundry Could Build Leading-Edge Fabs in Europe
  6. V

    Gaming on Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ AND Heating issue.

    Hey fellow android lovers! I recently picked up the S7+ because it seemed to FINALLY be a solid contender for the Ipad pro in terms of being a school companion device for college. I am an engineering student and the sketching/note-taking capabilities have been nothing short of life-saving! The...
  7. S

    Samsung mass producing 90hz OLED 14" panels I for one am pretty stoked to read that there will be quite a few new laptops with > 60hz OLED for sale this year. I wish it was 120 but from my VR headset I know that 90hz OLEDs are great at...
  8. T

    Samsung C32H711 - Service Menu?

    Hello, I have recently bought second LCD monitor Samsung C32H711. When both are reset to default settings the second one has much yellowish colors. I suspect that the second monitor is not new and I would like to know how many hours was it used for. For this I guess would be great the secret...
  9. D

    Problem with Samsung TV, AVR and PC Mode

    I have Samsung UE65MU6405 TV and i had no problems before when directly connecting my PC to TV with PC MODE. But i just bought new AVR Onkyo TX-SR494 which i now pass trough the HDMI cable. So my problems is that normally pc mode seems to be selected by editing the icon and selecting the PC one...
  10. dvsman

    Samsung Watch 4G or any other Android watch w/4G - anyone use?

    So I was thinking of trying out the new edition Samsung Watch 4G - but I've gotten conflicting info from people I've talked to - including the corporate AT&T sales guy vs the in store AT&T guy. What I'm trying to find out is if I can (with added fee) share the same phone number as my current...
  11. modi123

    DreamWalker - A short walk closer to rejecting your reality and substituting a new one..

    Microsoft researchers have made some leaps with VR with a project called 'DreamWalker'. These cats strapped on a VR head set, told it where they wanted to go, and the VR set navigated them to their destination but in the meantime the displayed information is a city and what not. The program...
  12. D

    Thoughts on Better Monitor than 2015 55" JS9000

    Would love to hear peoples thoughts as to what is better than the Samsung JS9000 55" I have been doing a lot more FPS and it would be great to have lower input lag, better colors and be able to take advantage of my 2080ti to its maximum potential. For me 55" seems to be the sweetspot. I do not...
  13. euskalzabe

    HP Pavilion 27 Quantum Dot - First QDOG, out this month

    I was recently asking here about the importance of 144hz vs 10 bit color, and in the past week I've learned quite a lot from doing research online. Some important conclusions: - 144hz is not super important if you're not playing fast paced FPS games. - bit-depth and color gamut are related but...
  14. sknight

    Samsung Kills Production of Famed B-die DDR4 Memory in Favor or Higher Densities

    As the world becomes more and more centered on data, as well as its processing and storage, increased memory density across products is becoming more of a necessity. It seems that out of this necessity and a need to streamline its memory production towards favoring denser outputs, Samsung is...
  15. cageymaru

    Samsung Unveils the Galaxy Fold to YouTube Influencers

    Samsung has sampled select influential YouTube creators with the nearly $2,000 Samsung Galaxy Fold to unbox and showoff on their channels.
  16. cageymaru

    Samsung Announces 5nm EUV Development Milestone

    Samsung has announced that its 5nm FinFet process technology is complete in its development and is ready for customer sampling. Compared to 7nm, Samsung’s 5nm FinFET process technology provides up to a 25% increase in logic area efficiency with 20% lower power consumption or 10% higher...
  17. C

    Samsung Odyssey+ back on sale for $300 w/free shipping and returns This is the lowest price I've seen for the O+ since the Black Friday sale. It's probably the best portable VR headset currently out there and compares very favorably against the Vive and Rift. I have one and definitely...
  18. cageymaru

    Micro LED Revolution Begins in 2019 as Manufacturers Tackle Mass Transfer

    According to Digitimes, the only thing holding back the commercialization of micro LED displays is the technology needed for mass transfer. "When describing a chemical or physical mechanism, mass transfer is a type of transporting phenomenon which signifies that a large number of points...
  19. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung Introduces Next Generation HBM2E

    At NVIDIA's GPU Technology Conference, Samsung unveiled an even faster version of their HBM2 memory. A stack of "Flashbolt," as they call it, can deliver up to 410 GBps of bandwidth, which they claim is 33% faster than previous offerings, and a single package can hold up to 16GB of memory...
  20. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung Launches 12GB Smartphone Memory Packages

    Samsung just announced what it claims to be the world's highest-capacity mobile DRAM package in production. The Korean company's new LPDDR4X modules combine six 16-gigabit, "10nm-class" DRAM ICs into a package that's 1.1 millimeters tall, allowing manufacturers to stuff just as much RAM as the...
  21. AlphaAtlas

    Intel Might Become the World's Top Chipmaker Again

    Many still think of Intel as the top semiconductor manufacturer in the world, but the chip giant actually lost the crown to Samsung back in 2017. The gap only widened in 2018, but, thanks to the cliff DRAM and flash prices are falling off of right now, IC Insights thinks that Chipzilla could...
  22. cageymaru

    GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 7 Is for Sale

    According to industry sources, GLOBALFOUNDRIES is looking for a buyer for its 12-inch Fab 7 in Singapore. "Samsung and China-based chipmakers through third-party investment funds are potential buyers, according to the speculation." Industry observers said it would easier for GLOBALFOUNDRIES to...
  23. cageymaru

    Samsung Galaxy S10 Preorders in South Korea Are Slower than Its Predecessors

    According to the Yonhap News Agency, preorders for the new Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup are slower than its predecessors. Industry sources say only 140,000 Galaxy S10 units have been sold on the first day of preorder availability. "The number of Galaxy S10's first-day registration falls below that...
  24. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung Loads McAfee Antivirus Onto Smart TVs

    TechSpot reports that Samsung is pre-installing Mcafee Security on its 2019 TVs because McAfee is paying them to do it. As the publication points out, Samsung TVs run the partially open source, largely Samsung developed Tizen OS, so whatever software McAfee installs won't have much in common...
  25. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung, SK Hynix and Micron to Face Revenue Drops in Q1 2019

    Digitimes claims that Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix, and Micron Technology, the world's top 3 memory manufacturers, saw their Q1 2019 revenue drop dramatically. Combined DRAM and Flash revenue was down 18% sequentially and 26% "from a year earlier in the fourth quarter of 2018." The big 3...
  26. cageymaru

    SK Hynix Details Its DDR5 Chip Technology

    During the International Solid State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) in San Francisco, SK Hynix chip designer Dongkyun Kim presented a paper on the company's first Double Data Rate 5 (DDR5) chip that features 16Gb 6.4Gb/s/pin SDRAM that runs at 1.1V and measures 76.22mm2. SK Hynix uses a 1ynm...
  27. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung Unveils a Folding Smartphone

    What's old is new again. While smaller manufacturers have already "launched" a new generation folding phones, and bigger ones like Xiaomi have teased folding prototypes, Samsung officially unveiled the aptly names "Galaxy Fold" at the Samsung Unpacked event yesterday. Unlike your old flip-phone...
  28. cageymaru

    Here Is the Samsung Unpacked Press Event

    The Samsung Unpacked Press Event is live. Welcome to the next generation. #SamsungEvent #Unpacked.
  29. cageymaru

    Samsung Future Technology Teaser Video Leaks onto the Web [Rumor]

    A leaked Samsung promo video has been posted to the Slashleaks YouTube channel that shows futuristic technology that could be revealed at the upcoming Samsung Galaxy UNPACKED press conference on February 20, 2019. The video showcases a foldable smartphone, an unreleased tablet, an ultrasound...
  30. cageymaru

    Smartphone Manufacturers Slow Production as Global Demand Weakens

    According to reports, the global smartphone market is cooling off as manufacturers slowed production in Q4 2018 and have modest goals for Q1 2019. Smartphone sales in Q4 2018 were lower-than-expected and this has led to the scaling back of production by smartphone manufacturers. "TrendForce...
  31. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung Says Phones with 1TB of Flash are Coming Soon

    Today, Samsung announced that smartphones with 1TB of flash storage are just over the horizon. While smaller companies like Smartisan have technically have technically beaten Samsung to the punch, the Korean tech giant says their fifth generation V-NAND now allows them to cram 1TB of storage...
  32. AlphaAtlas

    Asia Is Ramping Up OLED Production

    2 recent reports from Digitimes suggests that OLED TVs and smartphones are going to be a more common sight in 2019. Citing Digitimes Research, one report claims that Samsung is "trying to make a comeback" in the high end TV market by rolling out Quantum Dot OLEDs sooner rater than later. The...
  33. cageymaru

    Samsung Announces World's First 15.6-Inch UHD OLED Displays for Notebooks

    Samsung Display has announced that it has created the world's first 15.6-inch ultra-high definition (UHD) OLED display for the premium notebook/laptop market. Mass production of the panels begins mid-February. The displays will feature a 3840 x 2160 resolution, HDR and will be optimized for...
  34. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung Launches 970 EVO Plus

    Today, Samsung launched a new addition to their already extensive SSD lineup. Samsung tells us the 970 EVO Plus SSD features "up to 53 percent" faster write speeds than its predecessor, the 970 EVO, and is more power efficient overall. The new drive is supposedly good for 3500 MB/s and 3200 MB/s...
  35. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung Galaxy Unpacked is Scheduled for February 20

    Celebrating "10 years of Galaxy innovation," Samsung says they will "unveil new devices that promise to usher in new Galaxy experiences" on February 20th. Other than that, Samsung hasn't officially confirmed any details, but they sure aren't subtle about dropping hints. Samsung loudly announced...
  36. AlphaAtlas

    SemiWiki Compares TSMC's and Samsung's 7nm Processes

    Chip manufacturing processes play a critical role in the performance, and price, of CPUs and GPUs, but the chip making market is different than it was a few years ago. Globalfoundries dropped out of the bleeding edge process race, while rumors suggest that Intel's fabs aren't really a viable...
  37. cageymaru

    Samsung Operating Profits Nose-Dive 40% in Q4 2018 Due to Declining Chip Sales

    Samsung has announced that its 40% decline in operating profits in Q4 2018 is due to a weak market demand for memory chips. Samsung posted an operating profit of 10.8 trillion won which is 38.5% lower than the 15.1 trillion won it posted in the previous quarter. This is the lowest operating...
  38. Nenu

    Samsung Q9 TVs new firmware 1202.3

    A new firmware 1202.3 is ready for download. I dont know what it brings to the table, I havent found any info. Downloads at the bottom of page. Link is for the 55" version, change the URL to suit your TV. edit This is the UK link, just...
  39. cageymaru

    Here Is the Samsung CES 2019 Livestream

    Here is the Samsung CES 2019 livestream. CES 2019 Samsung Press Conference
  40. AlphaAtlas

    Samsung Unveils MicroLED Displays

    As we've noted before, MicroLED displays represent a massive technological leap over LCDs, and displays with the tech are closer to commercialization than ever. Sony first showed off a 1080p "Crystal LED" prototype in 2012, and several other prototypes have come out since then. Now, following...