"Strong promotions ("How to shoot on iPhone") running up to the football (soccer) World Cup helped the tech giant to trigger buyer interest in Europe and other markets. iPhone 8 sales were steady in the United States postpaid channels". This is far from being a bad result, but it is a decline from the company's record posting last quarter, in which Samsung made just shy of $14 billion based on $54 billion gross revenue.
According to the publication, the Galaxy S10's top model could have the 12-megapixel Dual Aperture lens of the Galaxy S9 as the primary rear camera, with a 123-degree 16 MP (f/1.9) wide angle lens flanking it on one side and a 13 MP f/2.4 lens on the other.
Samsung Electronics today revealed its earnings guidance for the second quarter of 2018, providing an estimation of its sales volume and operating profit for the three-month period ending in June. However, things have begun to slow down, as Samsung's smartphone sales have slowed down considerably, with the Galaxy S9 lagging behind its predecessor. Previous reports did say that Samsung is working on a triple-lens camera for the Galaxy S10 without diving into the actual specifics of the camera module.
In January, reports claimed that Samsung was looking to set the Galaxy X launch this December or early 2019.
Expectations are high for Samsung's foldable phone, which provides a bigger display experience when not folded. The device will employ foldable display panels, which is expected to go into mass production this summer.
Flexible smartphones have been in works but we are yet to see a commercially available foldable smartphone in the market.
Samsung has since acknowledged its plan to expand its smartphone portfolio. "We are dedicated to continuing to evolve our smartphone portfolio to provide our customers with devices that enhance their lives and open the possibilities to new experiences", a spokesperson for the company said.