The company said the operating profit for the first quarter was likely 9.9 trillion won ($8.8 billion USD). Revenue jumped 0.4 percent to 50 trillion won, above the analysts' forecasts.
"The semiconductor business was likely the main driver for earnings", said Heungkuk Securities analyst Lee Min Hee, adding that sales of mid- to low-tier smartphones also helped the mobile business to stay profitable.
Details about the successor to last year's Galaxy Note 7 are quite scarce, but some reports state that the smartphone will have 6GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. Sales of its new G6 flagship smartphone began in March and will not provide meaningful contributions until the second quarter.
Industry officials said the Galaxy S8 could break the previous preorder record set by the Galaxy Note 7, though the preorder period for the S8 is two days shorter than that of the Note 7.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 was launched last month in NY and London. He and Samsung have denied wrongdoing. Samsung was forced to recall it late previous year after reports of the device overheating and exploding.
Like the rest of the Galaxy C series, the newly launched Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro comes in with an impressive all-metal design that has become characteristic of the South Korean company's midrange phones.
The scandal involves Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee and several top executives accused of bribery and embezzlement.
In court, Lee listened as prosecutors accused him of bribing Park and her confidant, Choi Soon-sil, in order to win support for a key merger that would cement his leadership of the sprawling Samsung business empire. The date seen on the phone's lock screen indicates that the pictures were taken Friday, April 7th, and the specs state that it's running a build of Android 7.0 from February 2017 - well after Samsung issued a global recall of the Note 7.
The verdict is expected to be delivered in late May.
About 72 percent of voters want France to keep the euro, according to an Ifop poll published in Le Figaro newspaper last month. But that is precisely the point: Bringing them out into the open demonstrates just how disruptive Le Pen's victory would be.
Officials said hundreds of people had been moved to temporary shelters and the government would soon begin shifting more people. The compensation money will come from an insurance policy the state had taken against such disasters, the ministry said.
To know if the feature is available to you, launch the Google Home app and look for a card that says "Multi-user is available". When your account is connected to Google Home , you will be asked to say the phrases "Ok Google" and "Hey Google" twice each.
Hernandez's death occurred the same day the Patriots visit the White House to mark their remarkable win in February's Super Bowl. Baez has said that he doubts the official story of Hernandez death, and will be conducting his own investigation.
Sousa, for his part, said he is not anxious that capping rent increases will discourage developers from building new housing. Despite the focus on foreign speculators, the government has admitted it doesn't have good data on the real estate market.
As tensions have mounted, the government has used its almost-complete control of Venezuela's institutions to pursue its opponents. It's not the first time the Venezuelan government has seized a foreign corporation's facilities.
Polls suggest that the 58-year-old Barghouti is the most popular choice among Palestinians to succeed the 82-year-old Abbas. Marwan Barghouti , 58, was jailed by Israel for life for murders of Israelis during the 2000 to 2005 uprising.
Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI boosted its position in shares of Hanmi Financial Corp by 0.3% in the third quarter. Wagner Bowman Management Corp increased its position in shares of Fulton Financial Corp by 0.7% in the third quarter.
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has promised a back-to-basics agenda approach for the federal agency. They wanted Pruitt to know how EPA cuts could affect the health and safety of their community, according to a report .
What are the chances of U.S not backing off? "So, Tehran would be well-advised not to overreact to whatever happens". But Tillerson is leaving open the possibility that the Trump administration will uphold it anyway.
In 2011, a bodyguard assassinated Punjab provincial governor Salman Taseer after the politician called for blasphemy law reforms. Four of them have reappeared and at least one has said he was abducted and interrogated by Pakistan's intelligence agencies.
Fox stock holds steady following O'Reilly firing
O'Reilly's departure comes in the wake of a New York Times investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against him. There are many offices these days where pulling a Clinton, Trump or O'Reilly will get you summarily canned.
Survivor: Transgender contestant Zeke Smith outed
And that's what signaled to me the worst had happened. there was this primal instinct in me that just said 'run, '. An odd tidbit to come out of this ordeal is CBS' decision to air it in the first place.
Pence gives stern warning to North Korea
Mr Pence said: "We will not rest and will not relent until we obtain the objective of a denuclearised Korean Peninsula". In Washington, President Trump told CNN at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll that North Korea has gotta behave..
President Rouhani Reiterates Iran's Non-Stop Military Growth
This election is crucial for Iran as it is seen as a referendum on the nuclear deal it reached in 2015 with global powers. He is also a member of Assembly of Experts, an all-cleric body that will rule on the successor for the Supreme Leader.
Paris officers shot, 1 fatally, in Champs-Elysees attack
Earlier this week, two men were arrested in Marseille whom police said had been planning an attack ahead of the election. Brandet said the shooting started at shortly after 9 p.m. when a auto stopped alongside a stationary police vehicle .
Officer Killed, Another Wounded at Champs-Elysées in Paris
Paris police are warning people to avoid the area around the French capital's grand Champs-Elysees after two officers were shot. Police and soldiers sealed off the area, ordering tourists back into hotels and blocking people from approaching the scene.
Campaign begins as UK MPs vote for early election
Since calling the snap election, Theresa May has made clear she will make leadership one of the key themes in the coming campaign. Liberal Democrat leader Farron said that broadcasters should hold debates anyway, with an empty chair in May's place.
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