This is a Phone…Until Now!

The cell phone has gone through many transformations since the first of its kind, the DynaTAC 800x, hit the shelves in 1983. The 35 years of development since has brought us to the sleek and sophisticated smartphones of today and Samsung has taken the next step in the evolution with its latest S-Series smartphone.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 edge named Best Smartphone at MWC 2017

Samsung Electronics announced that the Galaxy S7 edge was recognised by the GSMA as ‘Best Smartphone 2016’ in the Best Mobile Handsets and Devices category at the annual Global Mobile Awards at Mobile World Congress 2017, held in Barcelona.

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Samsung Electronics celebrates and awards top achievers

Two hundred and fourteen students have today graduated from the Samsung Electronics Engineering Academy as part of the company’s broader goal to develop skilled electronics technicians and engineers across the country by bridging the skills gap that is occasioned by lack of resources.

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Creating a unified life thanks to integrated technology

The importance that people place on mobile technology, whether at home or in a working environment, cannot be overlooked. As mobile devices of all types increase in functionality, innovative organisations like Samsung are adding value by building an entire network of technologies that interlink, enabling users to do more.

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Samsung’s women technical programme was an ‘invigorating challenge’

The electronics repair industry is a field that has traditionally been dominated by men, which is why Samsung Electronics South Africa has been running its Women Technical Programme with the aim of helping to level the playing field. To date the programme has trained 20 female students at their academy in Boksburg.

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Contact number: 011 549 1500

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About Us

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 236,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales exceeding KRW 201 trillion. To discover more, please visit

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Our People

Matthew Thackrah,  Deputy MD at Samsung Electronics SA

Matthew Thackrah, Deputy MD at Samsung Electronics SA

Craige Fleischer, Director of Mobile Communications at Samsung Electronics SA

Craige Fleischer, Director of Integrated Mobility at Samsung Electronics SA

Michelle Potgieter, Head: Marketing and Corporate Communications

Michelle Potgieter, Director of Corporate Marketing and Communications at Samsung Electronics SA

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