News & announcements
12 Apr 2017

New app package names with Android Nougat (v7.x)

S Planner, Contacts, and Phone have new app package names With the Android Nougat (v7.x) release, we have changed the names of a few apps that are pre-loaded onto Samsung devices. This was to move the app package names from the Android...
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10 Apr 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Enhanced Security Feature - Secure Folder

The Samsung Galaxy S8 offers users several effective mechanisms to better protect data. One of these features is Secure Folder, a security solution which helps mobile users protect their valuable data and information such as private apps and...
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30 Mar 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ unveiled at the Unpacked 2017

Samsung Electronics has launched the Galaxy S8 and S8+ at the Galaxy Unpacked 2017 event in New York on March 29th. The Galaxy S8 is available in 5.8-inch Galaxy S8 and 6.2-inch Galaxy S8+, with new features such as a bezel-less, dual-edge...
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29 Mar 2017

Deprecated Knox features with the Galaxy S8 (Knox 2.8) release

The Samsung Knox team is continually introducing new and improved features, in response to customer feedback and market trends. This is to help you leverage the latest emerging technologies, enhance productivity, meet the strictest security...
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27 Mar 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 - Unpacked 2017

The long anticipated event when Samsung will unveil its newest Galaxy phone as a part of its endeavor to Unbox your phone.
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14 Mar 2017

Samsung releases two new tablets at MWC 2017 - Galaxy Tab S3, Galaxy Book

Mobile World Congress took place in Barcelona from February 27 to March 2, where Samsung Electronics reaffirmed its commitment to building products that transform how users connect and remain productive while on the move. Samsung held a...
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30 Jan 2017

What's new in Knox 2.7.1?

Introducing Knox v2.7.1, the latest update to our platform! This brings features of Knox v2.7 to Android devices running on Nougat (7.x) and above, including the Samsung S7. NOTE — To check the Knox version currently on your device, go to...
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26 Jan 2017

Knox Customization SDK v2.7.1 updates

Knox Customization SDK v2.7.1 has been released to support Android devices that are running Android Nougat (v7.x) and above. Due to changes in the operating system code, the following methods and constants have been deprecated. As a result,...
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24 Jan 2017

Samsung offers iOS compatibility with the latest wearable devices

Are you using an iPhone and want to pair it with a Samsung wearable device? With the recent announcement made by Samsung earlier this month you can have Android and iOS compatibility in your devices. At CES 2017, Samsung has unveiled that...
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19 Jan 2017

Samsung NEXT announces $150M fund to support early stage startups at CES 2017

Samsung NEXT (formerly Samsung Global Innovation Center) was founded in 2013 with a mission to create breakout software an
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