The company has now pronounced it a software issue rather than a hardware quality bump as earlier expected.
The issue sees the displays of certain devices tainted by an unnaturally rosy hue.
The new smartphones are due to be rolled out to some 50 more countries next week. This contains fixes for 49 CVEs (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) that can be found on Android and a patch for 16 problems that are particular to Samsung Galaxy handsets.
Kim added that mobile carriers' profit from the phone will depend on whether customers choose to take the lump-sum cash-back on the phone or a discount on their monthly phone bill, which would cost the telecom operators more money.
Instead, its claimed that its addressing the situation purely as a way to calm consumer unrest. This is certainly not an ideal solution though and a new announcement from Samsung says the issue will be fixed with a software update. Samsung continues to insist that there are no problems with its flagship phones, but is willing to upgrade the software to address "some dissatisfied customers".
Samsung Electronics Co. started official sales of the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones in South Korea, kicking off full-fledged efforts to strengthen its mobile business hurt by the discontinued Galaxy Note 7 phablets past year. We will have to wait in order to see if the problem also exists with the worldwide S8 models.
Samsung Electronics Co.is estimated to make less than 100,000 won ($88.20) for each Galaxy S8 smartphones sold, industry watchers said Friday, hovering far below the market price of 935,000 won.
The camera itself has received less coverage, as it's actually the same 12MP dual pixel module as the one that appeared in last year's Galaxy S7.
On top of this, the phone is powered by a new octa-core processor and 4GB of RAM. Other phone manufacturers might boast of more megapixels, but as any photography enthusiast knows, of the many factors that go into making a killer camera, megapixel count is a fairly minor one.
Hoping to make money by mining and selling customer data, Verizon has moved to purchase AOL and Yahoo for billions of dollars. In the first quarter, Verizon said it lost 307,000 retail postpaid subscribers or those who pay a monthly bill.
Investment-banking revenue, which includes fees from underwriting as well as advising on mergers, climbed 16% in the quarter. Goldman chairman and chief executive Lloyd Blankfein said the environment was "mixed" and client activity was "challenged".
Real last kept a clean sheet against minnows Alaves on April 2 and have not looked solid at the back all season. But he added: 'Bayern have a lot of quality players and a great squad, we can't worry only about Lewandowski'.
Or in Rondo's case, give him the freedom to run the offense and direct players on the court the way he has throughout his career. But I have a hard time getting worked up about National Basketball Association players shooting back. "Hated him competitively.
Google experimented with generating income without showing display and banner ads on publisher sites in the United States. The report says "people familiar with the plans" describe the move as a "defensive" one.
It not only changes color but also flavor, with the sweet and fruity taste transforming into tangy and tart once you mix it. Unicorns are all the rage this year, and Starbucks has brewed its own creation to take advantage of the phenomenon.
The Supreme Court ordered the religious group to suspend their activities at their main St Petersburg site immediately. Human Rights Watch criticized Thursday's decision as an impediment to religious freedom in Russian Federation .
Who among us would not love to spend a Christmas morning ripping through Donkey Kong Country or the original Super Mario Kart? If anything, the SNES version is only going to be more popular if Nintendo chooses the right 30 games to ship with it.
The film's plot will follow Carol Danvers, an Air Force pilot whose DNA is fused with that of an alien during an accident. In the regular Marvel Comics continuity, Carol Danvers made her first appearance in 1968's "Marvel Super-Heroes" #13.
That seems to be one of the themes of AMD's Radeon RX 500 series of GPUs, the successor to the not-very-old RX 400 series. The Aorus Radeon RX 570 comes with a factory overclock to 1,280MHz, which works out to 36MHz over the stock RX 470 spec.
In Q1, the company reported USA streaming revenues of $1.5 billion and $1.05 billion coming from the worldwide market. By comparison, Google says about 1 billion hours of video per day are watched on its mostly free YouTube service.
Kelly has estimated its price tag at $21 billion, while congressional Republicans have put the cost at $12 billion to $15 billion. Together, meth, cocaine, heroin and other opiates resulted in the deaths of some 52,000 Americans in 2015, Kelly said.
Speeding car in Delhi kills one
The over-speeding i-20 vehicle allegedly mowed down five people sleeping on a pavement. A case has been registered under Section 304 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
Patriots open 7-point favorites over Chiefs for Week 1
The pressure is really on the Falcons because their game at New England marks the first of three consecutive road games. The team hosts a Super Bowl rematch against the Atlanta Falcons in prime time in Week 7, on October 22.
White nationalist Spencer speaks at Auburn
An alabama federal judge has ordered Auburn University to permit white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak Tuesday night. Cameron Padgett, who rented the auditorium for the event, sued the university on First Amendment grounds.
No need for Trump's approval to use massive bomb
Nicholson said thorough surveillance was conducted in the area to ensure no civilian casualties. Earlier, President Doland Trump praised America's military for firing the bomb in Afghanistan .
Kashmir students clash with Indian troops; many injured
They engaged in intense clashes with the security men across the Valley during which scores of students' sustained injuries. A spokesman of Kashmir University said all university examinations scheduled for tomorrow have been postponed.
Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi'
Now I can't wait for the first proper full trailer for The Last Jedi , likely coming at some point this summer. The Last Jedi follows up where 2015's cultural and box office titan Star Wars: The Force Awakens left off.
Russia Relations May Be At An 'All-Time Low'
We're not going to use it", he told Agence France-Presse. "A successful ouster of a dictator is for me very hard to remember". The statement was made soon after Russian President Vladimir Putin gave the same assessment earlier in the day.