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Samsung plans to release a bendable Galaxy Note next year
By Nickey Ross - on 13 Sep 2017, 12:53pm

Samsung plans to release a bendable Galaxy Note next year

Image source: Gadget Review.

Samsung has revealed plans to launch a flexible smartphone as part of its Galaxy Note lineup in 2018. Samsung Electronics' President Koh Dong-jin stated that the product will be launched once Samsung solves a few problems, which he didn't elaborated any further. In the past, Samsung showcased YOUM, a bendable display prototype in 2013.

Koh also revealed that Samsung is working on an AI-powered smart speaker in collaboration with auto-systems maker Harman, which the company acquired for a sum of US$8 million last year. The speaker will allow users to listen to music and carry out other tasks by just speaking to it. There is a possibility that the voice-controlled speaker will utilize Samsung's Bixby voice assistant. However, Koh did not specify as to when the product will be released.

Source: CNET via Bloomberg.