Samsung is introducing its very well-known Bixby Routines features to select Galaxy A series phones including Galaxy A33 5G, Galaxy A53 5G, and Galaxy A73 5G. The company has officially announced this feature in Malaysia to let more Galaxy customers enjoy its cool functions.
Samsung understands that everyone has routines for getting ready for the day, whether it’s waking up, going to bed, driving, eating, working, listening to music, or others. Therefore, it has created Bixby Routines so you can save time and complete your tasks at a suitable time.
The Bixby Routines features trigger a sequence of actions on your device based on your activity to navigate your daily habit. You can add your home, work, and other places to activate routines at the right time, just like a personal assistant that reminds you of all the tasks.
For example, you get back from your morning jog, your Galaxy phone can easily automate your daily routines, such as turning on your Wi-Fi, turning off your Location, or connecting to your Home Speaker, without even letting you move a finger.
It can lock your phone’s screen, silence all your notification sounds, turns off the Wi-Fi, and more when it’s time for work to keep you more professional at work. And, when it’s nighttime, Bixby Routines can turn on the power saving mode, close all your apps, and put your phone on silent mode, so that you can have a quiet time to rest.
Moreover, Samsung is yet to reveal whether the Bixby Routines feature will be rolled out to other A-series phones apart from the Galaxy A33, Galaxy A53, and Galaxy A73 or not. Presently, it is only available for only these thee Galaxy A line devices in Malaysia.
Do note that Bixby Routines requires access to a Samsung Account and acceptance of customized service prior to using the usage pattern analysis-based service.
US price of Samsung’s Galaxy S23 FE revealed
According to MySmartPrice report, Samsung’s Galaxy S23 FE could come with a price tag of $599 in the US. This would make it $100 more cheaper than the S21 FE, as part of promoting it as the best budget flagship of this year.
This year’s FE smartphone doensn’t pack the same chipset as the flagship models. Rumors say that the S23 FE will be equipped with Exynos 2200 and Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipsets, availability country-wise.
Google’s upcoming Pixel 8 handset reportedly starts at $699. Hence, the Galaxy S23 FE’s lower starting price could help Samsung capture those consumers who don’t care too much about camera performance.
Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Z Fold 5 Shipments To Hit Historic 10 Million Unit Milestone
Shipments of Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Z Fold 5 are approximately 10% higher than last year’s models. If 7 million new products and 3 million units of legacy models are shipped this year, the number will reach 10 million units for the first time in history.
According to the info, shipments of the Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Fold 5 were found to be 8-10% higher than the shipments of their predecessors. In terms of shipment volume by model, Z Flip 5 accounts for 60-65%, and Z Fold 5 accounts for 30-35%.
Component partners of Samsung say that the number of parts ordered for the two recent models did not change significantly or decrease slightly compared to expectations.
Earlier, it was expected that the Korean tech giant would order 12 to 13 million units of parts for the Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Fold 5 by the end of this year. However, recent reports revealed that there may be a decrease of about 1 million units.
Samsung Powers Up: Delivering a Whopping 70 Million OLED Display for iPhone 15 Series!
By the end of 2023, Samsung Display is likely to supply nearly 70 million units of OLED for the iPhone 15 series to Apple. The company’s OLED volume by model is estimated to be in the low 20 million units for the iPhone 15 and 15 Plus, 9 to 10 million for Pro, and ~ 30 million for Pro Max.
Among the four iPhone 15 models, the 15 Pro Max OLED estimate, which Apple plans to produce the most, is four times higher for Samsung than for LG Display. Industry watchers say that Samsung Display’s iPhone 15 Pro Max OLED volume is in the mid-20 million units, three times that of LG Display.
The prevailing view is that LG Display will have 15% more OLED volume than Samsung Display (9 million to early 10 million units). Those who see it differently predict that Samsung Display will secure around 20 million units of 15% OLED, which will be more than LG Display.