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Yes, South Korea plans to have 5G data connections in place with speeds 1,000 times faster than existing 4G speeds by 2020. An 800MB movie would take a mere second to download. Dvice says "if we extrapolate that speed claim, entire Blu-rays would only take 5.12 seconds (4GB) to 15.36 seconds (12GB) to download. Even large files such as PS4 games would only require 25.6 seconds (20GB) to 38.4 seconds (30GB) to download." Continue reading for a video and more information.

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Apple has always been known to keep future models a secret, but Samsung's executive vice president loves to tease. Lee Young Hee announced at CES 2014 in Las Vegas that the company is looking to release its next flagship phone, the Galaxy s5, between March and April, 2014. It will feature iris recognition technology as well as a biometric fingerprint scanner. Continue reading for a video and more information.

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At £100,000 ($165,000 USD), Samsung's new 110-inch UHD TV is now the world's largest, packing four times as many pixels per inch as current high-definition sets. The company said that it has received ten orders from the Middle East already, though Chinese buyers are expected to snap up the largest portion of the sets. Continue reading for two videos and more information.

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Boasting a hull longer than the Empire State Building is tall, Samsung Heavy's Prelude has been floated out of dry dock in Geoje, South Korea for the first time. It measures 488 m (1,601 ft) long and 74 m (243 ft) wide. The ship belongs to Shell's Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility, which upon completion will also be the largest floating facility. Continue reading for a video and more information.

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Most smartwatches have your standard LED / OLED / LCD displays, but the Samsung YOUM boasts a flexible AMOLED display that literally wraps around your wrist. It's powered by a custom version of Google Android and features Google Now, which is always listening for the 'Ok Google' command, similar to Google Glass, for real-time notifications. Continue reading for more pictures.

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Samsung's UN40EH5300 40" 1080p 60Hz LED HDTV is currently being offered for just $397 shipped, today only, originally priced at $799.99. A full web browser with WiFi built-in and innovative apps made for TV, along with Signature Services, enhances your enjoyment. AllShare Play allows you to stream content from other devices and enjoy it on the big screen. The Wide Color Enhancer Plus provides vibrant natural-looking images and it's all in a sleek ultra slim design. Product page. Continue reading for a video review and more information.

Notable features:
  • Smart TV.

  • Signature Services.

  • Smart Hub.

  • Built-in Wi-Fi.

  • TV with stand (Width x Height x Depth): 36.5-Inch x 23.9-Inch x 9.8-Inch, TV without stand (Width x Height x Depth): 36.5-Inch x 21.7-Inch x 3.7-Inch.

  • AllShare Play. Clear Motion Rate: 120.


[via Amazon]

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Samsung's UN40F6400 40" 3D Slim Smart LED HDTV is currently being offered for just $797.99 shipped, this weekend only, originally priced at $1149. You'll discover every captivating detail of 1080p HD and 3D with advanced micro dimming, which brings deeper blacks, and more vibrant colors to everything you love to watch. Product page. Continue reading for an unboxing video and more information.

Notable features:
  • 1080p HDTV with Micro Dimming: Best picture quality.

  • 120Hz Refresh Rate: Better for general viewing and good for video games, action movies, and sports.

  • Smart TV with Voice Control: Interact with streaming content and the web.

  • TV without stand (Width x Height x Depth): 36.5 X 21.4 X 2 Inches, TV with stand (Width x Height x Depth): 36.5 X 24.3 X 10.4 Inches.


[via Amazon]

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Photo credit: Samsung Tomorrow

Here's a first look at the Samsung Galaxy Round, an innovative device that boasts a "Roll Effect", which allows users to check notifications by simply tilting the smartphone. It's the first smartphone to feature a curved 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display, 2.3GHz quad-core processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, 13-megapixel camera, microSD expansion, and Android 4.3 (with Touch Wiz). Continue reading for a video and more information.

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At $62,000, Samsung's UHDTV110 has been described as like looking out of a window. This 110-inch Ultra High Definition 4K television set is currently the world's largest home model and will go on sale next spring. Continue reading for a video and more information.

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At $299, the Samsung Galaxy Gear is more than just a watch, as emails, text messages, calls, and other notifications will pop up on the device's 1.63-inch, 320 x 320 display. That's not all, this SmartWatch comes with Samsung's S Voice (Siri-like app), which lets users initiate a call, send a text, or set a reminder just by speaking. Continue reading for a hands-on video, pictures, and more information.

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