Tag: south korea

Samsung targets one million Galaxy S8 pre-orders in South Korea

Samsung is remaining positive that the Galaxy S8 and S8+ will have the brand regain its place in the hearts of its fans and...

High-ranking Samsung executive may be arrested for corruption

If you're up to date with world current events the past months, then you’ve probably heard and read about the national corruption scandal in...

Qualcomm fined $853 million by South Korean regulator for antitrust violations

Qualcomm has run afoul of the Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC), with the South Korean regulator deciding that it would fine the chip maker...

Free Samsung phones for North Korean athletes nowhere in sight

We were in awe when Samsung announced it would be giving away Galaxy S7 edge limited Olympic Games edition to athletes at the Rio...

Seoul adds traffic signs warning smartphone users to be careful

South Korea is one of the countries with the highest usage of smartphones, partly because LG and Samsung come from there and also maybe...

Selected tourists in South Korea to receive free smartphone rentals

According to a report from the International Telecommunication Union, South Korea is the country with the fastest internet in the world. So if you’re...

Silver Titanium, Pink Gold Note 5 to be available in South Korea

While European mobile users, specifically Samsung fans, are longing for the Galaxy Note 5 to be released in their region, the folks over at...

South Korean carrier brings world’s fastest LTE to commercial use

The world's fastest Internet will theoretically, get even faster. South Korean telco KT Corp, which is the country's largest, has just announced that they...

South Korea cracking down on unregistered selfie sticks

Don't worry, South Korea is not turning into a dictatorial, fun-hating country that punishes people for taking selfies (although, sometimes, we think they really...

LG G3 Cat. 6 to launch in Korea with Snapdragon 805

LG seems to now also be doing the LTE-A variant dance like its arch rival. Instead of vesting its latest flagship with the latest...

LG G3 first week sales reach 100,000 in South Korea

The LG G3 is finally in the market and, in its home town of South Korea, it is being treated like a king. LG...

Samsung Galaxy W is a 7-inch smartphone for Korea

That "W" in its name doesn't stand for an expletive, but it might very well be your first reaction. The Samsung Galaxy W, not...