The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 controversy can be considered as one of the main highlights in the tech industry for 2016. The device causes numerous life threats due to unknown reasons. The controversy lead the company to halt production of the device and investigate.
Today, JoongAng Ilbo newspaper has announced that Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will announce the result of the investigation behind the Galaxy Note 7 hazards. To recall back in October, the company proceed with its investigation by examining all aspects of the phone. The announcement is said to be done this month, but there are no specific details to when will the announcement be. According to Investors and Analyst, the result is very critical to Samsung. The company needs to know the reason behind the controversy in order to rebuild trust and to avoid the same mistake again.
Meanwhile, Samsung S8 might be having its own Airpods. It may sound familiar since it is first introduced by tech competitor Apple. According to Express, the Korean tech giant is looking forward to releasing its own wireless in-hear headset together with its next big release which is the Samsung Galaxy S8. There is still no further details if Samsung will be selling its own Airpods separately or part of the Samsung Galaxy S8 package.
The same source states that the Samsung Airpods specification is still unclear. Although it is predicted to have Harman internal parts since the company is reported to acquire Harman. It is still an open debate for Samsung faithful whether the company will be creating a new design and model, nor basically rolling out next-generation IconX.Furthermore, Samsung is planning to either release a USB-C headphones or a wireless one.
If the company goes with dropping the audio jack feature, it is safe to say that Samsung copies Apple's latest iPhone 7. With the positive feedback, Apple receives with its iPhone 7, no wonder Samsung draw similar attention.