• Samsung plans to recover 157 tonnes of rare metals, including gold, from Galaxy Note 7s

    4 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Samsung Electronics announced today that it will recycle parts from Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, which gained notoriety last year after a battery defect caused several to burst into flame. The company said in a statement on its Korean site that it also expects to recover 157 tonnes of rare metals, including gold, from the devices.
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  • Samsung Elec to recover rare metals from recalled Note 7s

    Samsung Elec to recover rare metals from recalled Note 7s

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    SEOUL - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday it plans to recover 157 tonnes' worth of rare metals from recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in a bid to minimize the environmental impact of the fire-prone devices.
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  • Samsung exec talks Galaxy Note 8 debut, sales of Galaxy S8

    Samsung exec talks Galaxy Note 8 debut, sales of Galaxy S8

    4 monthes ago - By PhoneDog

    We're smack dab in the middle of Samsung's two major smartphone releases for the year, and today a Samsung executive gave us an update on both devices.
    Dongjin Koh, Samsung's president of mobile communications, has said that Samsung will unveil the Galaxy Note 8 at the end of August. That's according to Digitimes , who says that Koh made the remark during a press conference in Taipei.
    Koh went on to shoot down rumors that sales of the Galaxy S8 are slower than the Galaxy S7 . The exec said that sales of the Galaxy S8 phones are 15 percent higher than their predecessors so far, adding that...
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