15 Things you didn’t know about Samsung
Samsung has become over the years one of the most successful businesses in the World, and one the the most versatile company, that focused its attention on many products. Here are the 15 things you didn’t know about Samsung!
Not only that they are concentrated on quality, but they are also focused on mass quality products, that can be accessed by most of the people.
A third of the phones that are on the market today, are produced by Samsung, and the price ranges for a smartphone can go as low as anybody could afford one.
Prepare to be amazed by some amazing facts about a great company that contributed on our technology expansion. Please enjoy, these 15 things you didn’t know about Samsung!
1. The name Samsung was destined for success
In Korean the word means “three stars”, and the name was chosen so the company could become successful and everlasting as the stars.
2. Samsung was founded in 1938
In its nearly 80 years The Samsung Group has built 80 businesses, that brought the company a lot of notoriety and of course a lot of money.
3. Their construction division has built Burj Khalifa
Burj Khalifa is notorious for being the tallest building in the World, but who knew that Samsung could manage, literally such a huge project?
4. Samsung Electronics has the astonishing number of 370,000 employees Wold wide.
If you don’t thing that this is amazing think about that Apple has only 80,000 employees and Microsoft 97,000.
5.Chairman Lee Kun Hee revolutionized the quality of Samsung products
In 1995 Lee Kun Hee gathered all the employees, and make them watch as 150,000 phones and fax machines were destroyed. That year was the beginning of a new era in terms of quality.
6. Samsung came with a lot of innovations
Over the years, Samsung came with some pretty good ideas that changed the way we view technology. They were the first ones who came up with the digital TV, the watch phone and the mp3 phone.
7. Samsung spends a lot o money for advertising
In 2012 Samsung spent $4 billion on advertising, and nearly $5 billion on marketing.
8. Samsung dominated the TV market
For six years Samsung destroyed any competition, and managed to stay on the first place of being the top selling TV maker.
9. Many other brands use Samsung components
In fact their biggest competitor, Apple use the retina display, which is made by Samsung, and not only that, 70% of all the smartphones that are used today, use DRAM which is also made by Samsung.
10. In the last years Samsung brought us some incredible innovations
That includes the 8559 UHD TV, that gives you amazing clarity and details, a Smart TV Evolution kit and the Galaxy Camera, which is the first camera that has 3G/4G and WiFi connectivity.
11. The Galaxy Note 10.1 has some incredible features
It can play music for 120 hours, it has more than 4 million pixels, and it has a capacity of 64 GB in external memory.
12. Samsung also has a non-profit medical organization
Every year Samsung donates $100 million to Samsung medical center, for medical research and other high-end facilities.
13. When the company was started, it had a total different area of business
Samsung, as a company, it had a total different start than any other company in the World. I mean any other company started with a product, and they kept developing it in time, but Samsung first started as a noodles making company.
14. Samsung also has luxury items
Samsung Galaxy Golden is considered an exclusive and high-end phone, that was a must have among businessman and other important people.
15. Samsung Galaxy S6 has wireless charging
Sound pretty Sci-Fi right? Samsung never cease to amaze us in terms of innovation, so now you can charge your phone much more easier and practical.
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