This morning, Samsung’s President and Head of Cellular Dr. TM Roh posted an editorial speaking about what the corporate is planning for 2021. Specifics have been exhausting to search out, however there have been some highlights within the lengthy put up that may be of explicit curiosity to shoppers planning to improve to a brand new telephone subsequent 12 months.
To be sincere, the put up is a number of company converse, little doubt meant to get individuals excited about Samsung because the tech press world prepares for the all-digital CES information push. However there are some particular highlights hidden in there. Roh says Samsung shall be “increasing our portfolio of foldables, so this groundbreaking class is accessible to everybody.” On this context, “accessible” means “cheaper.” however provided that Samsung’s least-expensive folding phone $1300, there’s a number of wiggle room in that.
He went on to say that “We’ve additionally been listening to individuals’s favourite features of the Galaxy Word expertise and are excited so as to add a few of its most well-loved options to different units in our lineup.” That signifies that the Galaxy Word collection’ S-Pen performance will in all probability be coming to the Galaxy S. The Galaxy Word has been rumored to be on the chopping block as Samsung focuses its high-end improvement on foldable screens.
In between dedications to 5G enlargement, “AI” capabilities, and much more improvement on digicam tech, Roh stated that the corporate goes to introduce new tech for linked automobiles. There’s additionally a bit about “rapidly locat[ing] the issues that matter most, out of your keys to your pockets — even your loved ones pet.” Samsung already sells a SmartThings Tracker with integrated GPS, for monitoring kids and pets, however the point out of keys and wallets might point out a brand new Tile-like short range tracker product. Each Samsung and Apple have been rumored to be engaged on this.
We’ll virtually definitely see not less than a few of these indicated merchandise within the early a part of 2021, across the regular dates of the CES and Cellular World Congress reveals (all digital because of COVID). Both then, or at Samsung’s personal Unpacked displays, which are usually on the similar time.