The South Korean company said Friday it expects its operating profit in the first quarter was 9.9 trillion won (US$8.8 billion), up 48 percent from 6.7 trillion won in the same period past year.
A refreshed focus on the Galaxy S7 was able to able to bring in some additional revenue for Samsung when we saw the company releasing additional color variants throughout the year.
The vice chairman of Samsung Electronics was indicted on bribery, forgery, and embezzlement charges.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 boasts a number of high-end features, and received rave reviews for its display, which one research firm rates as the best-ever on a smartphone. Samsung has been facing various challenges since a year ago, including the suspended production of the Galaxy Note 7 phablet and the arrest of the firm's de facto head Lee Jae-young in line with the corruption scandal that led to the ouster of South Korea's president.
Choi, a former Samsung Group vice chairman considered a mentor to Jay Y. Lee, the vice chairman of Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS), left the conglomerate on March 1 after it dismantled its corporate strategy office - a nerve center long considered an instrument for the founding Lee family's management of the companies. Its sales stayed almost flat at 50 trillion won ($44 billion) during the first quarter.
Industry watchers said the healthy performance is attributable to the improved profitability of the company's TV and home appliance businesses, while it also successfully reduced losses from the smartphone business.
Analysts are expecting Samsung's second quarter results to be even better due to the S8 and the new artificial intelligence technology that comes with it, known as Bixby.
Mr Lee, who appeared in court in handcuffs, has denied the bribery allegations, saying Samsung was coerced into handing over the funds.
Operating profit in the chip-making unit of Samsung is estimated at a range of 5-6 trillion won in the first quarter.
Samsung holds back details about each business division's performance until it posts the finalised earnings report later this month.
The forecast will come as welcome news to the South Korean giant after a torrid period in which it had to ditch its flagship Galaxy Note 7 after several battery fires.
The industry believes the memory chip market since the latter half of previous year has entered a new super cycle, a period of an upturn as the result of replacements with high-performance memory in PCs and strong demand for mobile devices.
Due to the team's impressive performance in the Africa Cup, Egypt leaped from 36th place in January to 23rd place in February. The Black Stars' last assignment was at the 2017 AFCON in Gabon, where they finished fourth after losing 0-1to Burkina Faso.
This might come in handy for parents who want to give their kids a mobile phone, but also want to limit their data access. Xfinity Mobile will be supported on the iPhone initially aside from some smartphones from Samsung and LG.
We need to identify ways to prevent depression crossing generations by providing effective approaches for families and in schools. Even in high-income countries, almost 50 percent of people who suffer from depression do not get treatment.
A wet track caused havoc early on with the virtual safety vehicle deployed on lap one after Lance Stroll spun off in his Williams. The Formula 1 championship will reconvene in just one week's time for the now traditional night race under the lights in Bahrain.
The pair split briefly in November 2015 amid reports of cheating, but swiftly reunited before a series of break ups in 2016. There is yet to be any official confirmation on whether Kylie Jenner and Tyga's romance has ended.
This includes auto-mode app throttling, which gets back the resources allocated to background tasks once you need more power. With the 3D industry estimated to grow by 62 per cent by 2020, Microsoft is helping everyone get on board with this update.
The current system works by analyzing your conversation and looking for key words to trigger M's suggestive capabilities. Sending stickers: M shares fun sticker suggestions for your daily life interactions like "Thank you" or "Bye-bye".
In December, it said it would start flagging fake news and would hire fact checkers and its users to detect false news reports . Early participants who will host events around the world and recommend projects and research for potential funding.
I still came and I came to help. "If you want to win bigger then you have to create bigger", he told reporters. United are also favorites to win the Europa League this season, but a top 4 finish seems highly unlikely.
According to COSATU secretary-general Bheki Ntshalintshali, the unions no longer believe in Zuma's leadership capacity. It was unlikely that the email was sent out by somebody in error, as the ANC had tried to claim, said Silke.
Going forward, the live streams will be limited to subscribers of Amazon's $99 yearly or $10.99 monthly Prime service. Before the deal was announced, Twitter , Facebook and YouTube were also in the running for the livestreaming rights.
Cleveland was again short-handed as F Richard Jefferson (left knee tendinitis) and G Kyle Korver (left knee soreness) sat out. However, New Orleans missed a chance to get closer when Paul Zipser blocked Holiday's transition layup with 36 seconds left.
When the police removed her from the forest, monkeys chased the vehicle , after trying to protect her as one of them. The eight-year-old, who can neither speak nor behave like normal human beings, was found by a policeman.
Authorities believe the group fell almost 500 metres to its death after stepping on a cornice near the peak of the mountain. Searchers in a helicopter spotted debris from the group left behind in the long track down the mountainside.
In the nearly four years since the coup, hundreds of Egyptian security personnel have been killed across the restive peninsula. The weeklong festival is widely celebrated in Israel even among otherwise nonreligious Jews.
Gonzaga was pretty solid in the first half but the lights started to go out for the Zags in the first 2:00 of the second half. He got another in 2009 and then his Tar Heels lost the championship game on a buzzer-beater by Villanova past year .
West Ham had no shots on target in the first half against Arsenal , which seems to suggest they came to get a draw. Such comments, though, alongside Ozil's sudden resurgence do allude to a huge weakness in his game.
The three above mentioned drivers, as well as series points leader Kyle Larson, Kasey Kahne, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. In 27 career starts, Johnson owns not only the record six wins but 14 top-five and 20 top-10 finishes overall.
Jaishankar said that the $4.5-billion credit line is one of the biggest credit lines ever offered by India to any country. The Bangladesh PM met the families of all the soldiers who had lost their life fighting for Bangladesh's liberation.
The stock stands almost $1.27 off versus the 52-week high of $15.55 and $11.68 above the 52-week low of $2.6. The stock climbed 23.97 percent over the past quarter, while surged 103.3 percent over the past six months.
This has helped us to narrow the gender pay gap to a record 18.1 per cent - but we want to eliminate it completely. She added: "Britain's gender pay gap has been consistent over the years and any progress is laughably slow".
An Air Force F-16C crashed Wednesday morning near Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, officials confirmed to Air Force Times. Video on the Prince George's County Fire Department Twitter feed showed that the plane had gone down in a wooded area.