Tag Archives: Samsung

Vodacom to roll out eSIM support in SA

Mobile operator Vodacom has introduced support for eSIM devices in South Africa along with a new additional service, called OneNumber, that offers users to have a single mobile phone number across multiple devices. The first devices Vodacom will roll out with eSIM support out of the box are Samsungs recent 42mm and 46mm Galaxy Watch [...]

Samsung and Zee to add Weyyak VOD service in MENA

Weyyak, Zee Entertainments first Arabic Video on Demand platform in the MENA region has partnered with top brand, Samsung Electronics SmartPack offering. The Weyyak app is now accessible only for Samsung TV users buying the new range of Samsung QLED series TVs, and UHD TVs with the Smartpack content integration. Smartpack consumers have access to various [...]

Samsung introduces video-on-demand in MENA with Arabic content

Samsung is making its entrance into video-on-demand services in the Mena region, going into direct competition with Netflix in the Arabic content streaming section. The South Korean technology giant will collaborate with three ­regional video-on-demand providers like MBC Shahid, Starz Play and Weyyak, which already have a success in the region. The objective is to offer wide-ranging content in [...]

5G trials to roll out in South Africa by Comsol, Verizon and Samsung

Comsol Networks has promulgated a collaboration with technology giants Verizon and Samsung, to launch 5G wireless trials in South Africa. This partnership aimed at distributing a wireless solution that rivals FTTx offerings, including Fibre-to-the-Business and Fibre-to-the-Home, by early-2019. Iain Stevenson, Comsol CEO, said, In early trials in the US, Verizon has shown the potential of [...]

Samsung lança aplicativo para transmissão de jogos da Copa do Mundo em 4k

A Samsung anunciou na passada quinta-feira (22) o lançamento oficial no mercado brasileiro do app SporTV 4K na Rússia, que vai transmitir, ao vivo, os jogos da Copa de 2018 em 4K. No aplicativo, desenvolvido em parceria com o canal de esportes, o consumidor encontrará 56 dos 64 jogos da Copa do mundo. O app [...]

Colombia: TV manufacturers expect sales boost during FIFA World Cup

The main TV manufacturers in Colombia expect the Soccer World Cup to boost sales in the country, as it usually happens during big sporting events. Samsungs Audio and Video Director in Colombia, Marlon Acuña told local media El Colombiano that the sales of the brand in 2018 could increase by up to 48%. Samsung leads [...]

Colombia: Fabricantes de televisores esperan impulso en ventas por el mundial

Las principales marcas de televisores en Colombia esperan que el mundial de fútbol impulse las ventas en el país, como sucede cada vez que se realiza un evento deportivo de esta magnitud. El director de Audio y Video de Samsung Colombia, Marlon Acuña dijo al medio local El Colombiano que las ventas de la marca [...]

DirecTV presents its 4K service in Argentina

DTH operator DirecTV plans to launch in April its new 4K Ultra HD set-top box for the next 2018 World Cup in Russia. The company recently announced the arrival of this new product in Argentina, as well as a commercial alliance with Samsung. Through this agreement, the operator’s customers in Argentina will be able to [...]

FIFA World Cup to boost TV sales in Latam

This year’s FIFA World Cup in Russia will accelerate the sale of TV sets in Latin America, which is estimated to grow by 6.4%, according to data released during CES 2018. Celso Barros, Regional Product Manager of Samsung, said at a press conference that this year will be marked by the renewal of larger screens [...]