Samsung To Open Staffed Mini-Shops In 1,400 Best Buys
Samsung has revealed plans to open 1,400 "Experience Shops" in Best Buy stores across the U.S. The dedicated, branded floor space will showcase Samsung phones, tablets, laptops, smart TVs, cameras, and accessories. Phones will be a particular focus, with prominent "Galaxy S" branding. The shops will be staffed with Samsung employees who can help with basic new-device setup as well as software updates. The rollout begins next Monday, and the company plans to have 900 open by early next month, with all 1,400 open by mid-year. Some of the shops will display the Galaxy S 4 before it goes on sale in the U.S.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Lands In Carrier Stores April 10
Samsung today announced the general availability details for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. The devices can be pre-ordered beginning Friday, March 27 and should reach most carrier stores on April 10.
Samsung Says Unlocked Galaxy S8, S8+ Go On Sale May 31
Samsung today said unlocked versions of its flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones will be available online later this month. People interested in the unlocked phones can pre-order them from BestBuy.com and Samsung.com beginning today.
Samsung Rolls Out Nougat Test Program for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
Samsung is allowing owners of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge to experience an early look at its Nougat builds through the Galaxy Beta Program. The program is meant more for Samsung's benefit than that of end users, as it will use feedback generated by beta users to improve the experience and reliability for all users.
GameStop Buys More than 500 AT&T Retail Stores
GameStop today said it has finalized the acquisition of three AT&T retailers, giving it some 507 authorized AT&T shops. The company completed its purchase of Cellular World Corp., Midwest Cellular, Inc., and Red Skye Wireless, Inc.
well atleast Best Buy.....