Samsung's new $1000 power-user phone reflects slowdown in hardware innovation

Samsung unveils gaming-friendly Galaxy Note 9, targeting younger customers

Samsung unveils gaming-friendly Galaxy Note 9, targeting younger customers

Covering a big event like this is often an exercise in stress management, so it would've been nice to use the Galaxy Watch's included Stress applet to help us manage the flood of emotions that come when testing new hardware.

By nature of it being a Samsung wearable, the Galaxy Watch will challenge the Apple Watch in many ways. Also, watch interviews of top CEOs.

As you can see below, the big discounts aren't just for Samsung devices.

Gaming sensation Fortnite will be immediately available for download on recent Samsung mobile devices, Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney announced at a Samsung event Thursday, marking the first time it will be playable on Android handsets.

"With Apple soon coming with new launches, with three new model line-up, it will certainly change the market dynamics very soon".

You won't find Apple's iPhone with varying price points when it goes on sale next month. Samsung lists a number of phones from Samsung, LG, Apple, and Google that they'll accept for hundreds of dollars off.

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'We've instituted a water-based carbon cooling system that is unique to Samsung, in addition to the eight-step battery safety check we created, ' Beaumont, who is director of product management, services and commercial strategy at Samsung UK and Ireland, told

A choice of an AKG noise cancelling headphones ($299 value) or the unique Fortnite Galaxy skin with 15,000 V-bucks ($150 value) for free-or both ($449 value) for $99 through Shop Samsung app. This is compatible with all Android phones that are running Android 5.0 and later, and it will also work with any iPhone running iOS 9.

Spotify will be supported on the speakers, along with all other Samsung devices - news that sent shares in the music-streaming service provider up almost 5 percent. But this isn't the Gear S4, this is the Galaxy Watch because brand synergy is important. And Samsung also teased its first Bixby-powered home speaker, Galaxy Home, a distinctive tripod design that resembles a hipster barbecue.

It's worth pointing out that Samsung says Internet Explorer 11 and older do not support live stream playback, and that if you're watching on a mobile device you'll need to have the latest version of either Chrome or YouTube installed. The new Note9 delivers; all day battery life thanks to its 4,000mAh battery, the ability to store more thanks to the minimum capacity being 128GB (with models up to 512GB) plus the ability to slot-in microSD cards up to 512GB, and the speed and power available to the end user from the 10nm SD845 octa-core processor and super-fast networking.

I don't want to ask for too much, but if Samsung can do what it just did with pricing and apply it to bloatware and unnecessary software pre-installed software on future devices, I think everyone would appreciate it.

In terms of models and colours, the 42mm and 46mm versions of the Galaxy Watch is available in Midnight Black or Rose Gold, however, the available straps differ between the two.

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