How did Samsung climb the ranks to become Android's biggest OEM and the world's most popular mobile phone manufacturer? We take a look at Samsung's beginnings, it's early successes, the Galaxy S line's domination of Android, and the copycat claims that have plagued it.
Analyst Travis McCourt has put together some rather interesting graphs depicting the sales history of Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy handsets. It's an interesting insight into how the rivalry we all know so well came into being.
A brief history of the Samsung Galaxy S series, and its impact on the Android world
The hype machine is fired up and excitement is building as we see Samsung’s latest Android flagship sailing into view on the horizon. With expectations soaring there’s a good chance the Galaxy S4 will bring everyone down to earth with a thump.
Galaxy S Kit, Galaxy S Mate, Galaxy S Impact and Galaxy S Act could be the names of new Samsung Android devices
During an internal Samsung event to mark the 43rd anniversary of Samsung Electronics, a subsidiary of the Samsung Group which is responsible for creating Samsung's Android smartphones, the company's CEO called on all executives and employees to find new growth engines to help Samsung succeed during the coming years. Kwon Oh-hyun, Samsung Electronics vice chairman and CEO said to those gathered, "If you are satisfied with what you have achieved so far, then we will fall down suddenly. For a bright future, Samsung shouldn't stop its vigorous efforts to find the next cash generators."
Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G to hit T-Mobile on September 19 at $150 on-contract
Although it has been in the news for the past couple of months, the Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G is yet to be made available. Initially known as the Galaxy S Blaze Q, this was supposed to see the light of day on August 15, but for some reason it will go on sale with a delay of more than a month.