Samsung needed to shake up the market today. Instead they unpacked a gimmick, a sixth attempt at a smartwatch, an interesting display tweak, and a phablet that ’does the same as last year’s model but with a slightly better spec sheet.’ I wanted to see a line-up that could turn Samsung’s financial performance around. I’m still looking.
With Samsung failing to impress, its chief rival Apple has an open goal for their announcements on September 9th. The other manufacturers at IFA now have an opportunity to become the chief challenger to the iPhone 6 range if they can capture the most buzz and momentum from Berlin.
Game On For Apple As Samsung Refuses To Change Its Smartphone Strategy – Forbes.