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Samsung launches Galaxy S8 and dreams of recovery from Note 7 (VIDEO)

Samsung launches Galaxy S8 and dreams of recovery from Note 7 (VIDEO)

March 30, 2017

SEOUL, March 30 — Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its Galaxy S8 flagship smartphone as it battles to regain the market leadership it lost to Apple Inc after the embarrassing withdrawal of the fire-prone Note 7s. Boasting some of the largest wrap-around screens ever made, the long-awaited S8 is the South Korean technology company’s first new premium phone since its September recall of all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with fire-prone batteries. Samsung halted their sales... Read more

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