Samsung is not a firm that you would certainly share is unpracticed litigation, however while the Oriental attire tends to discover itself in court accused by Apple of patent violation, the Galaxy S5 maker has apparently taken legal action against a newspaper of its native tongue for publishing some unflattering coverage of its forthcoming crown jewel.

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Sinced the Galaxy S4 didn’t market as well as the firm had actually hoped, there’s included tension on its successor to make amends, yet while negative assessments definitely don’t aid concerns, Samsung’s decision to react using a suit does appear a tad extreme.

Baseding on Korean publication MediaToday, Samsung has actually submitted a lawsuit versus Electronic Times, with the country’s primary electronic devices supplier seemingly incensed by adverse comments pertaining to the Galaxy S5′′ s electronic camera. Of all the features included in the brand-new Galaxy S5 handset, we have actually been maybe a lot of amazed with the rear-facing snapper – – a 16-megapixel initiative boasting, to name a few points, 4K video output. However Electronic Times doesn’t appear to concur, and while the newspaper has protected itself by noting that ““the story fits the truths,” “Samsung is hearing none of it.

It’s generally the situation, particularly around Asia, that companies obtain the assistance of their very own media when launching a new product. Typically, Taiwanese magazines will state favorably about the HTC One (M8), the Eastern press will highlight the positives of the PlayStation 4, and essentially, negativeness doesn’t reach the fore. Nevertheless, when it come to the Galaxy S5′′ s electronic camera, it has, and Samsung is not at all satisfied regarding it.

Typically, newly-launched mobile phones are defiled by records of major problems, and with the aforementioned stress on the Galaxy S5 to execute in the retail market, it’s clear that Samsung is running scared. At the end of the day, though, if the reports concerning the Galaxy S5′′ s cam are entirely unproven as Samsung is asserting, then in all honesty, it should not have also so much to bother with.


With everyone raving concerning the HTC One M8 and the iPhone 6 relatively a couple of months away, it will be fascinating to see whether Samsung’s mini-slump with the Galaxy S4 will certainly be neglected when the Galaxy S5 retails from Friday.

The tool itself has actually been the subject of some criticism for lacking advancement, but with a really highly effective list of tech. specs and a glossy brand-new gold color setup too, it will still take a worthy initiative from a rival to stop the Galaxy S5 in its stride.

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