Opensignal report analyzes the impact of Ramadan on 4G download speed in Muslim countries
• Internet user activity peaks in five countries during Ramadan from 3 a.m. to 6 a.m.
• Saudi Arabia is the country with the highest number of pre-dawn internet users during Ramadan
• The OpenSignal report reveals the impact of changing behavior during Ramadan on mobile experiences
Jeddah: A recent technical report confirmed that the activity of Internet users’ changes during the month of Ramadan in Muslim-majority countries, as activity peaks between 3 a.m. to 6 a.m. before suhoor (pre-dawn meal) and dawn prayers (Fajr), and slows down before Iftar time after 12 noon till 3 p.m.
According to the Opensignal report, Saudi Arabia was found with the most significant ......read more
Riyadh – 14 March 2023: Huawei, one of the world's largest technology providers, participated in Biban 2023, the biggest SME and entrepreneurship forum in Saudi Arabia, conducted at Riyadh Front Exhibition and Convention Centre from 9 to 13 March 2023, under the theme “Fostering Tangible Opportunities”. Huawei’s representatives shared the latest developments in HUAWEI AppGallery, HMS Core, and Petal Ads with the thousands of forum attendees.
Biban 2023 is a premier event in the industry, where the private and public sectors convene under one roof to exchange extraordinary business and entrepreneurship-related ideas and insights. Acting as a beacon of Saudi Arabia's aspirations to the world, Biban 2023 promotes dialogue and collaboration. The forum was populated with the most influential regional and ......read more
Riyadh, KSA, March XX 2023 - realme, the world's fastest-growing smartphone brand, has just released realme C55 in Saudi Arabia. realme C55 comes as "a champion of the segment", featuring up to 256GB storage，a segment-only 64MP camera, and 33W SUPERVOOC fast charge in a trendy and unique look inspired by Sunshower. Accordingly, realme C55 offers a holistic mobile experience at a decent price of SAR 699. The C55 will be available on all sales channels including Jarir, NOON, and Extra.
Four segment-first upgrades in camera, storage, charge and design
realme will make efforts in three areas: To deliver a camera with higher pixels, in addition to larger storage space and faster charging, for an improved all-around user experience.
realme C55 comes with up to 16GB of dynamic RAM and 256GB of ROM, ......read more
Preorders Exceed Those of Previous Galaxy S22 Series, with Over 60% of Consumers Opting for the Galaxy S23 Ultra
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – February 20, 2023 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., today announced the global availability of its industry-leading Galaxy S23 smartphones following impressive preorder results.
Preorders for the previous year’s Galaxy S22 series had already been a great success, with numbers more than double that of the Galaxy S21 series within the first week. This year, preorder results were even higher than those of the Galaxy S22 series, with 60% of consumers opting for the most premium Galaxy S23 Ultra.
“The great momentum we’re witnessing speaks to customers’ excitement about products that push the envelope and give them the freedom to express themselves ......read more
o Revenue in the Video Games segment is projected to reach US$1,330m in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in 2023.1
o The largest segment is Mobile Games with a market volume of US$1,071.00m in 2023.1
o PUBG MOBILE, co-developed by LightSpeed Studios and KRAFTON, Inc., published by Tencent's Level Infinite, is one of the world’s most popular mobile games and one of the most watched mobile esports games.
o Endless Studios operates a youth-centred game making studio where young people work with game industry pros to create games.
Riyadh, 16 February 2023 – PUBG MOBILE, one of the world’s most popular mobile games, has launched the KSA PUBG MOBILE Campus Design Contest in Riyadh in partnership with VOV Gaming, the experiential gaming company and part of Savvy Games Group, and Endless Studios, a ......read more
16th February 2023: With the increasing reliance on technology, it has become imperative to keep our data secure and accessible. HUAWEI Mobile Cloud is a cloud-based data management solution that enables users to store, manage, and access their important data, such as photos, videos, and contacts, from any device, at any time. The cloud service also provides real-time automatic backup and synchronization of data, making it easy for users to keep their data up-to-date.
Nowadays, in the face of the increasing number of computer files, users want file information to be clear. Based on this, HUAWEI Mobile Cloud offers a card-style home page layout, which greatly improves office efficiency. A card is a shortcut created on the desktop. This design allows users to quickly access frequently used functions and documents with ease. By ......read more
Galaxy S23 Ultra’s most advanced camera, next-level gaming performance, and more eco-conscious design come together in Samsung’s most innovative Galaxy S series yet.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – February 2, 2023 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today unveiled the Galaxy S23 Ultra, Galaxy S23+, and Galaxy S23, marking a new era of Samsung Galaxy’s ultimate premium phone experience. Samsung Galaxy's epic camera gives users more freedom to explore their creativity, like capturing truly cinematic Nightography videos with transformative AI. The Snapdragon® 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform for Galaxy unleashes premium experiences, including groundbreaking AI, future-ready mobile gaming feature and powerfully sustained game play with the world’s fastest mobile graphics. On the ......read more
Riyadh, KSA, February 01, 2023: Huawei, the global tech giant, is collaborating with stc tv, its regional partner to bring users across the Middle East and North Africa an enhanced innovative digital entertainment experience. The agreement will see stc tv and Huawei collaborate in the digital entertainment field and roll out new bundles and offerings.
stc tv is a streaming service that aggregates and curates the top regional and global content for audiences across MENA. With an abundance of content and flurry of OTT platforms available in the market, it's becoming increasingly difficult for consumers to navigate, discover and engage with the content they like.
stc tv solves that paint point through a world-class digital streaming experience that offers the best movies, TV shows, documentaries, ......read more
The new Samsung ISOCELL HP2 boosts capacity for maximum pixel performance, allowing for detailed and seamless photos in any light condition
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Jan. 22, 2023 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today introduced its latest 200-megapixel (MP) image sensor, the ISOCELL HP2, with improved pixel technology and full-well capacity for stunning mobile images in tomorrow’s premium smartphones.
"The Samsung ISOCELL HP2 harnesses Samsung's high-resolution image sensor technologies and know-how at the cutting edge for epic details," said JoonSeo Yim, executive vice president of Sensor Business at Samsung Electronics. "Our leadership comes from innovative pixel technologies that allow our sensors to go beyond the number and size of ......read more
New interactive exhibits across 29 locations help fans explore the latest Samsung Galaxy innovations and experience firsthand the newest products
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – January 18, 2023 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., today announced it will open 29 interactive Galaxy Experience Spaces around the world in locations such as San Francisco, London, Paris, Singapore and Dubai, following the February 1 Galaxy Unpacked event. These venues will allow visitors and fans to see and interact with the newly unveiled devices and innovations.
“Introducing innovation is about more than putting another device in customers’ hands,” said Stephanie Choi, EVP & Head of Marketing of Mobile eXperience Business at Samsung Electronics. “It’s about providing them with an open ......read more
Built with a market-leading 5nm controller and seventh-generation V-NAND, the PM9C1a will enable a new level of everyday PC efficiency, while alsohandling demanding computing and gaming tasks
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia — Jan. 17, 2023 — Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world leader in advanced memory technology, today announced production readiness of a high-performance PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD, the PM9C1a. Integrated with a new controller based on Samsung’s cutting-edge 5-nanometer (nm) process and the company’s seventh-generation V-NAND technology, the PM9C1a will provide elevated computing and gaming performance in PCs and laptops.
“Our new PM9C1a SSD will deliver a robust combination of superior performance, greater power efficiency and increased security, which are the qualities that matter ......read more
• Neo QLED, MICRO LED and Samsung OLED lineups provide premium experiences and broader viewing options
• New lifestyle products and features, including The Premiere 8K and Smart EDGE Blending on The Freestyle provide freedom of how and when consumers use devices
• Samsung’s 2023 lineup brings everyday sustainability by decreasing its carbon footprint throughout its product lifecycle
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – January 10, 2023 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today unveiled its new Neo QLED, MICRO LED and Samsung OLED lineups alongside lifestyle products and accessories ahead of CES® 2023. This year’s lineup features advanced, innovative products with a focus on enhanced connectivity and personalized consumer experiences.
Samsung’s wide portfolio ......read more
Samsung outlines strategy and commitment to deliver on the promise of the connected experience and contribute to a more sustainable future
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – JAN. 8, 2023 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today shared its vision for a calmer connected world through cutting-edge technologies that enhance the lives of users by providing smarter and more intuitive experiences. Speaking at a press conference at CES® 2023, Samsung and its key partners came together to outline details about how they plan to build a better-connected world while contributing to a more sustainable future.
Jong-Hee (JH) Han, Vice Chairman, CEO and Head of the DX (Device eXperience) Division at Samsung Electronics opened the company’s presence at CES by highlighting Samsung’s strategy to ......read more
Teams to compete for national titles and share of $30,000 prize at the 2022 PUBG MOBILE National Championship SAUDI ARABIA Powered by stc play
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – 9, January 2022 – The 2022 PUBG MOBILE National Championship KSA Powered by stc play (2022 PMNC KSA) will see teams and players from the country compete for a prize pool of $30,000 and a chance to qualify to PMPL 2023, with prizes for first, second, third place winners ranging from $9,000 to $4,000 and $3,000 respectively among the top 16 prizes.
The thrill continues as winners of PMCO Middle East Spring and Fall will be invited directly to be a part of the action and contest in the 2022 PMNC KSA Powered by stc play through the Semi-Finals stage.
Relegated teams from PMPL Arabia Fall will also be invited directly to partake in the 2022 ......read more
PUBG MOBILE’s new Version 2.4 Update features:
● The Martial Showdown: an in-game martial arts festival which provides special limited-time items, events, and themed areas across Erangel and Livik
● Unique outfits, items and events featuring iconic martial arts hero Bruce Lee
● A new and improved Metro Royale Mode including significant updates to maps, enemies, and items
● Brand new firearms and vehicles
● New Cycle 4 Season 10 and Royale Pass Month 19 content
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – January 05th, 2023 – Today, PUBG MOBILE is launching its new Version 2.4 Update, including the game’s first martial arts festival, Martial Showdown! Featuring master martial artist Bruce Lee, players looking for a challenge worthy of a black belt can participate in a range of ......read more
• The latest smartphone in realme’s Number Series delivers a segment-first 120Hz curved display with powerful performance at an accessible price
Saudi Arabia, Dec 19th, 2022: realme, the world's fastest-growing smartphone brand, today announced that the launch of its realme 10 series— a segment-first 120Hz curved display smartphone will be launched on the 26th of December. Embodying the brand spirit of “dare to leap”, the realme 10 series makes the flagship-level 120Hz curved display more accessible, delivering forward-looking technology and design.
The device is the latest to market as part of realme’s Number Series, the brand’s hero product line which has sold 50 million devices worldwide, helping realme achieve the title of one of the world's ......read more
Riyadh, KSA, 4 December 2022: Samsung Electronics announced the launch of its new OLED TV in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to provide smart TV users with a wide range of options to enrich their viewing experience. The introduction of this high-performance OLED TV will grant an unmatched and immersive home entertainment experience.
This new addition will cement Samsung’s position in the premium TV market by redefining the OLED concept and employing its peerless Display Technology. The OLED’s new upscale design also has special sound technologies and an unceasing display of vibrant colours with true RGB sub-pixels and HDR10+ technology. When all attention is focused on this exceptional panel, the LED brightness booster produces unrivaled brightness, accounting for a significant evolution in TV technology. The ......read more
Unleash your power with PUBG MOBILE’s brand new in-game items themed around the legendary football player Lionel Messi
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia– 24 November 2022 – PUBG MOBILE, one of the world’s most popular mobile games, is excited to reveal 20 brand new Lionel Messi-themed items coming to the game. The legendary footballer makes his debut in PUBG MOBILE along with a collection of special outfits and items that will help players unleash their power and energy on the battleground.
Players will be able to become legends themselves in a number of Captain Messi outfits, as well as accessories with new ornaments, parachutes, pans and more. The Messi Football Icon range includes a new themed set, cover, backpack, helmet, pan, PP-19 Bizon, Mini14, MK47, AKM, ornament and grenade. Next comes the Messi Super ......read more
• Epson launches new range of 40-60ppm business models to close range gap and deliver total suite of sustainable, Heat-Free business inkjet printers
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. – November 17, 2022 – Committing to sustainability, Epson has launched its new WorkForce Enterprise AM-Series of 40-60ppm products leveraging its Piezo Heat-Free inkjet technology and closing a previous gap in its A3 business product portfolio.
The new products bring static line-head technology to the middle market and for Epson’s channel partners will simplify the sales process, ensuring end users have the best product fit while still addressing the sustainability agenda.
Inkjet technology can reduce energy consumption by up to 90% compared to laser, and with a compact footprint and a ......read more
PUBG MOBILE is releasing the new Version 2.3 Update, which features:
● The PUBG MOBILE Global Chicken Cup with Lionel Messi, introducing new items, events, and revamped areas to explore
● The Unite For One Goal social event, where players can Rank Up With Friends
● New content with Cycle 3 Season 9 and Royale Pass Month 17
Riyadh, KSA – November 16th, 2022 – Tomorrow, PUBG MOBILE will release its new Version 2.3 Update, which will introduce an array of football-themed items (including in-game outfits, vehicles), events and more as the game celebrates and welcomes Lionel Messi joining PUBG MOBILE as their honorary Global Chicken Cup Captain. One beautiful game meets another as PUBG MOBILE kicks off an unforgettable season of sport! Players can also unlock and use a number of new ......read more
San Francisco, CA – October 17, 2022 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. held its annual Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) in San Francisco, bringing together developers, creators and designers to explore seamless, connected experiences powered by Samsung.
During the event, Samsung shared more about its commitment to creating simplified, game-changing customer experiences, including the company’s updated vision for SmartThings as it evolves from a connectivity platform to an enabler of smarter lifestyles. From deeper integration with Bixby to seamless connectivity with Matter-compatible devices, SmartThings is creating a richer, more open world that empowers all users to streamline their connections and their daily lives.
“At Samsung, we continuously innovate our devices, platforms and services to be simpler ......read more
Yesterday during Meta’s annual Connect conference, Mark Zuckerberg officially announced Meta Quest Pro, our new high-end and advanced VR headset. With pre-orders announced, Meta Quest Pro will be available for purchase on October 25 for €1,799.99/ £$1,499.99/ $1,499.99 USD. This includes the headset, Meta Quest Touch Pro controllers, stylus tips, partial light blockers, and a charging dock.
Meta Quest Pro is the first entry in Meta’s new high-end line of devices, and it’s packed with innovative features like high-res sensors for robust mixed reality experiences, crisp LCD displays for sharp visuals, a completely new and sleeker design, plus eye tracking and Natural Facial Expressions to help your avatar reflect you more naturally in VR.
META WORK TOOLS AND ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 12 October 2022: Samsung Electronics announces its partnership with Servify, a global product lifecycle management platform, to launch Samsung Care+ in Saudi Arabia. Samsung Care+ is a comprehensive device care plan that covers a broad range of Samsung products, including Galaxy smartphones, tablets, and wearables. This partnership will ensure that Samsung users in Saudi Arabia have easy access to Samsung Care+, which offers benefits like complete damage protection, certified repair service, worry-free claims process, and free pick up and drop service.
“The new partnership with Servify emphasizes our keenness to provide the best customer experience and the highest quality services that Samsung has always been known for. Today, with our partners, we introduce the Samsung Care+ program in Saudi Arabia ......read more
The OnePlus 10T 5G is OnePlus’ performance flagship of the year, offering fast and smooth performance with a stellar design, allowing users to Evolve Beyond Speed
OnePlus 10T 5G comes with the newest Snapdragon® 8+ Gen 1 Mobile Platform, 150W SUPERVOOC Endurance Edition, 16GB+256GB, and more
October 06, 2022 – OnePlus officially launched its newest flagship smartphone – the OnePlus 10T 5G last month in New York City with a suite of super features including Snapdragon’s latest flagship chipset, super-fast charging, OnePlus ever largest and most powerful cooling system, and much more. And lately, the brand’s preparing its new product launch in the Middle East market.
“We’re excited to launch OnePlus 10T 5G with our partners in Saudi Arabia,” said Pete Lau, Founder of ......read more
• Registrations now open for most awaited cybersecurity event in the region, taking place in Riyadh from 15 - 17 November 2022
• Visitors to expect an action-packed agenda with 23 bespoke certified world-class cybersecurity trainings, exhilarating hacking competitions, and captivating sessions with leading international speakers
• Supported by Saudi Federation for Cyber Security and Programming (SAFCSP), Black Hat opens the doors for meeting ministries and aligning for new government contracts.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 5 October 2022: Black Hat, the most respected informational security event series internationally, is gearing up to bring together the top minds in information security to Riyadh this November, as part of an iconic 3-day event. Taking place from the 15 to 17 of November at the Riyadh Front ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 4th, 2022: Help AG, the cybersecurity arm of e& enterprise and the Middle East’s trusted security advisor, has launched a state-of-the-art Cybersecurity Operations Centre (CSOC) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to provide 24/7 security monitoring and events management, along with a complete suite of locally delivered Managed Security Services (MSS), fully compliant with the local data regulations.
The CSOC in Riyadh builds on Help AG’s expertise of more than 25 years in providing world-class cyber defence to organisations in the region. The launch comes at a critical time as Saudi Arabia is accelerating its digital transformation and focusing on creating a collaborative ecosystem with the ultimate goal of becoming a global investment powerhouse – a key pillar in the Kingdom’s ......read more
New, More Immersive Models of LG Monitors and Gaming Products Launched, Designed to Enrich Office and Gaming Experience
Al Riyadh, September 28 2022 — LG Electronics (LG) just announced the release of newly launched IT products in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with impressive features spanning office monitors and gaming equipment. Following the launch of premium LG monitors during IFA 2022 in Berlin, Germany earlier this month, which included the UltraGear™ Curved OLED gaming monitor debut and the UltraFine™ Display Ergo AI, LG introduced newer models as well as new launches of monitors and gaming products for its Saudi market.
“It is important for LG to continuously make available all of our newest technologies in Saudi Arabia. LG is invested in positively contributing to the innovative ......read more
Riyadh: More than 400 of the Kingdom's most influential business and technology leaders gathered in Riyadh last week for the IDC Saudi Arabia CIO Summit 2022. Hosted by International Data Corporation (IDC), the event took place on September 19-20 at the Fairmont Riyadh under the theme 'Accelerating the Journey to a Digital-First World' and featured a show-stopping performance from contemporary artist Neil Harbisson, the world's first officially recognized human cyborg.
Harbisson, who can see in UV thanks to an antenna-like implant in his head that boosts his perception of light and gives him super-senses, thrilled the audience with a demonstration of how he is able to "hear" color through audible vibrations in his skull.
Combining expert-led presentations, interactive panel ......read more
HONOR has won a total of 35 awards from global media this year, of which HONOR 70 has won 21 awards in various categories
Riyadh, 8th Sept 2022 – At the ongoing IFA Consumer Electronics Show, Global technology brand HONOR stood on the IFA Keynote stage for the first time, presenting our vision of Embracing the Connected Future, and bringing the latest HONOR N-series products to global markets.
Featuring Sony's new IMX800 image sensor for the first time, the slim and stylish HONOR 70 has exceptional camera performance in this category. The new Solo Cut Mode, which gives a fresh new way of shooting vlogs, meets exactly what video creators are craving, impressing users and visitors at IFA.
HONOR has won a total of 35 awards from global media this year, of which HONOR 70 has won 21 awards in various categories. A great ......read more
The Exceptional 45GR95QE Boasts a 45-inch Curved OLED Anti-glare Display with a 0.1ms Response Time and a 240Hz Refresh Rate
Jeddah, 7 September 2022 — LG Electronics (LG) is unveiling its latest premium monitors at IFA 2022 in Berlin, Germany, including the superb, new UltraGear™ OLED gaming monitor (model 45GR95QE). LG’s first curved OLED display with a 240Hz refresh rate, the 45-inch model is designed for immersive gaming experiences, offering the visual performance, speed, and features serious gamers demand.
Visitors to LG’s booth at IFA 2022 can explore a wide range of cutting-edge LG monitor products, including the new UltraGear and the UltraFine™ Display Ergo AI (model 32UQ890), which delivers a truly customizable setup for superior user comfort at home or at the ......read more
LG Consolidates Position as Leader of Premium TV Market with Extensive Range of Large Screen TVs Leveraging Latest Display Technologies
Jeddah, September 6, 2022: — LG Electronics (LG) has announced that the world’s largest OLED TV, the LG OLED evo Gallery Edition TV, model 97G2, will soon be available for purchase in global markets. Specific launch dates for key markets will be shared in the following weeks.
The 97G2 has an awe-inspiring 97-inch screen that leverages LG’s self-lit OLED technology to deliver immersive viewing experiences on a grand scale. With the arrival of its biggest-ever screen size, the company’s 2022 OLED TV lineup now boasts stellar 42-, 48-, 55-, 65-, 77-, 83-, 88- and 97-inch options.
The undisputed leader of the global premium TV market for nine consecutive years,1 LG ......read more
On the IFA convention stage for the first time since independence, HONOR CEO George Zhao outlines the brand’s commitment to innovation and open collaboration
[Riyadh – September 4, 2022] – Global technology brand HONOR today reaffirmed its commitment to international markets during its IFA keynote presentation, titled “Embracing the Connected Future.” During the event, the brand announced a new Dual Flagship Strategy to bring the next foldable and all-round flagship smartphones to Europe and other international markets. The brand also previewed MagicOS 7.0, an upcoming all-scenario smart collaboration OS based on Android as well as PC and IoT operating systems, embracing open standards to facilitate seamless collaboration among smartphones, tablets, PC and other IoT products. Bolstering its innovative ......read more
■ The Next World Forum, hosted by the Saudi Esports Federation, is bringing together sector leaders and experts from around the world
■ More than 1,200 guests will discuss the ecosystem’s most important topics
■ Mario Pérez, CEO of MENA Tech, will be one of the main lecturers
■ MENA Tech is a gaming and esports promoter and competition designer for KSA, UAE, Egypt and Morocco
Dubai, UAE - August 29, 2022: MENA Tech (a company of GGTech) will be participating at the region’s foremost gaming and esports event, The Next World Forum, which will be held on September 7th & 8th at the Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh at Kingdom Centre. Mario Pérez, CEO of MENA Tech, will be one of the keynote speakers at the Forum. The high-level event will also bring the curtain down on Gamers8, the biggest ......read more
The next generation of groundbreaking foldable smartphones provides enhanced productivity, customisation capabilities, and FlexCam experiences
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - 22, August 2022: Samsung Saudi Arabia announced that pre-orders for its new fourth-generation Galaxy Z series devices are now open across the KSA. The Galaxy Z Flip4 and Galaxy Z Fold4 embody Samsung’s openness philosophy by delivering technology and innovation to mainstream users, delivering new, effective interactions to enhance everyday life.
“We are excited with the near-launch of the Galaxy Flip4 and Galaxy Fold4 mobiles across the kingdom, both being considered our most versatile devices. The Foldable category is now made available for a mainstream audience as we are delivering new innovations while continuously ......read more
Pre-order available at Jarir Bookstore, STC, and Extra, noon, Lulu and other stores with an attractive offer and free gifts
August 18, 2022: Global technology brand, HONOR, has once again reinvented its offerings to cater to digital audiences with the official launch of HONOR 70 5G in the region. The launch was a real testimony of HONOR’s best in class, revolutionary technologies and smart innovations that took the users experience to a whole new level. The brand-new high-end HONOR 70 5G features an impressive camera system with SONY IMX800 Dual Main Camera, as well as innovative vlog capabilities with the Industry’s First Solo Cut Vlog Mode. HONOR 70 5G – (8+256GB) version – is available now to 24th for pre-order fat a price of SAR 1999 while HONOR 70 5G – (8+128GB) – version is ......read more
To Give Corporate Customers the Level of Protection they Demand, Company is Applying Reliable Anti-Eavesdropping System to Latest Digital Signage Solutions
Jeddah, August 11, 2022 — LG Electronics (LG) is introducing an innovative eavesdropping detection solution for its commercial signage products. Going forward, the cutting-edge security system will be applied to the company’s flagship models, including LG LED All-in-One, LG LED Bloc and LG MAGNIT, as well as select video walls and UHD signage products supporting webOS 4.1.
As demand for commercial signage products expands across multiple industries, so does the need for related technologies that serve the needs of companies operating in different sectors. Although counter-surveillance is important in every sector, some entities such as corporates, government ......read more
Introducing an Industry-first Solo Cut Vlog Mode for Vlogging and delivering impressive photography and videography upgrades
Riyadh, KSA, August 10, 2022 - Global technology brand HONOR today announced the upcoming launch of the HONOR 70 in Saudi Arabia, the latest addition to its high-end N Series smartphone line-up. Featuring an impressive triple-camera system and a sleek and stylish symmetrical curved design, the new line-up brings innovations across camera, design, performance, and functionality, delivering a powerful and premium user experience. The industry-first Solo Cut Vlog Mode feature produces portrait vlogs that tracks a specific person in group video and two high-definition videos simultaneously, perfect for content creators who want to choose the hero of their story.
SONY IMX800 Camera Sensor and ......read more
o Saudi Arabia is the Gulf’s gaming powerhouse with the Saudi gaming market hitting $1 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach $6.8 billion by 2030.1
o The PUBG MOBILE World Invitational will take place in Riyadh as part of Gamers8 festival for two weeks from August 11th, where 18 top regional teams will compete for $3 Million USD prize pool.
o PUBG MOBILE is the world’s most popular mobile Battle Royale game and the most watched mobile esports game.
Riyadh, 9 August 2022 – The second annual PUBG MOBILE World Invitational (PMWI) is due to kick off in Riyadh this week, where some of the best mobile video gaming teams from around the globe will compete for a $3,000,000 USD prize pool. The PMWI is being held in partnership with Gamers8, the Saudi global gaming and esports festival, and ESL, ......read more
● The 2022 PUBG MOBILE World Invitational (PMWI) will play host to two weeks of competition with a Main Tournament and Afterparty Showdown from August 11th - 20th
● The PMWI marks PUBG MOBILE Esports’ return to an offline event with a live crowd in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Al Riyadh, 1st August 2022 - PUBG MOBILE is pleased to share an updated list of the teams that will be competing at this year’s $3,000,000 USD 2022 PUBG MOBILE World Invitational (PMWI) powered by Gamers8. PUBG MOBILE fans have been voting for their favourite teams to take part in the PMWI Afterparty Showdown with RA’AD (MEA), Deadeyes Guys (South Asia), Bigetron Red Aliens (Southeast Asia), S2G Esports (Europe), ALPHA 7 ESPORTS (Americas), and R8 ESPORTS (KSA).
To offer more entertaining and exciting opportunities ......read more
Companies Aim to Improve the In-Vehicle Experience via Seamless Integration of Virtual Assistant into LG’s Infotainment Solutions
Jeddah, August 01, 2022 — LG Electronics (LG) has signed a memorandum of understanding with SoundHound AI, Inc. (SoundHound), a global player in voice artificial intelligence (AI), to jointly develop advanced voice AI technology for the next-generation of in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems.
The partnership will leverage LG’s innovative IVI systems and SoundHound’s advanced voice AI platform, which enables conversational voice control, to bring an up-to-dated convenience to the driver and passenger experience.
As an intelligence driven consumer electronics and IT business, LG has been trying to inspire the auto industry with new form-factors. Simultaneously, LG always ......read more
PayPal extends its Seller Protection service to the United Arab Emirates to provide fraud protection for local merchants
PayPal’s Seller Protection Programme will protect merchants in the UAE from fraudulent transactions, providing greater confidence in eCommerce transactions
PayPal Seller Protection will apply to tangible goods as well as intangible goods such as services, tickets ......read more
Trust and security enable business digital transformation helping achieve the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 objectives
Dubai, UAE – December 11, 2017 – Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, and Saudi Telecom Company (STC), the largest telecoms company in Saudi Arabia, announce the launch of a cloud encryption service for enterprise ......read more
Global tech company sets aggressive growth strategy for the KSA market
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 10 December 2017 – Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global leader in the provision of optimum end-to-end data solutions and services, today announced the appointment of Ingram Micro, as its value-added distributor (VAD) in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).
As a part ......read more
Riyadh, 29 November 2017: Amid growing interest in Saudi Arabia, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology is keen on stimulating the economy with a focus on electronic applications, leadership, the fourth industrial revolution, and bridging the digital gap to go inline with the Saudi Vision 2030.
HE Eng. Abdullah bin Amer Al Sawahah, the Minister of Communications ......read more
New store will be the “go to” space for consumers to connect with the Huawei brand, their latest technologies and their products, at a more personal level.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 6th November, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), today announced that its first 'Experience Store' in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is now open at The Dubai Mall. ......read more
For the first time in the region, consumers get a more customised, faster mobile experience powered by Huawei’s breakthrough Kirin AI processor
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 31, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) has unveiled the world’s most powerful AI flagship smartphones – the HUAWEI Mate 10 Series in the Middle East & Africa region. ......read more
Perfect for Middle Eastern Climates, LG’s Latest Air Technologies Bring the Ultimate in Performance, Reliability and Efficiency
Dubai, UAE, 26 October 2017: LG Electronics (LG) has announced the release of its brand new MULTI V 5 Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) solution designed to offer exceptional performance in Middle Eastern climates. The latest in the ......read more
October 23, 2017- The National Digitization Unit (NDU) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with NXN (formerly neXgen), a leading smart city consulting and digital service provider in the Middle East and Africa, marking NDU’s first step towards harnessing open data to achieve the digital transformation of the Kingdom.
The MOU underpins an existing ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – October 18, 2017: Ring, the leader in smart home security recently announced a partnership agreement with Al Jammaz Distribution, the leading Saudi based Value-Added Distributor, which distributes advanced technology products, solutions and services. This partnership will help Ring foray and expand its reach across the Saudi market offering customers Ring’s ......read more
Introducing the next era of mobile smartphones equipped with the world's first Kirin AI processor inside to deliver a faster, more customized mobile experience
Dubai, U.A.E., October 17, 2017: During an exclusive global launch held at Munich, Huawei Consumer Business Group unveiled its highly-anticipated Mate 10 Series, which will open the door to new AI mobile ......read more
October 12, 2017 - ELM, a leader in innovative solutions and owned by the Public Investment Fund of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), revealed its successful participation at the recently concluded 37th edition of GITEX Technology Week (GITEX 2017), which ran from October 8 to October 12, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC).
The ELM pavilion, which featured state-of-the-art ......read more
Total prize of US $100,000 clinched by leading UAE designers across four design categories
Dubai, UAE: 12 October 2017: LG Electronics (LG) announced its official “Techorator” winners of the first-ever Signage Design competition for innovative professional designers and architects across the region at the Grand Hyatt in Dubai. Four winners have collectively taken home a total ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 28th September, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group hosted “The Future of Innovation” event in Dubai, UAE on 20th September 2017. The event highlighted the key innovations Huawei is driving in the consumer smartphone industry, both globally and regionally, as well as Huawei’s brand ambition to become a global iconic technology brand. ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 20th September, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group today held a media open day in Dubai, UAE, to discuss the future of innovation in the Middle East region. This is a second stop right after IFA that was held in Berlin on 1st September. Led by Chief Marketing Officer, Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), Ms. Glory Cheung, and Mr. Gene Jiao, President ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2017: LG Electronics (LG) is on a quest to redefine the possibilities of tomorrow by introducing the most innovative home appliances and electronics available today. However, recently LG has introduced robots into its product portfolio and has showcased a variety of soon-to-be-released robots at various events across the world that will reshape tomorrow to make the ......read more
240-kg chocolate tower beats the heat with LG DUALCOOL air conditioners
Dubai, UAE – September 13, 2017: In an attempt to creatively illustrate how advancements in technology trump the long-lived difficulties of extreme temperatures faced in the Middle East and Africa, LG Electronics (LG) conducted an experiment to demonstrate how the LG DUALCOOL air conditioner still cools, even ......read more
SonicWall, the trusted security partner protecting more than one million networks worldwide, announced today that Ingram Micro, a leading technology distributor in the region, is now distributing SonicWall products in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Arab Republic of Egypt.
“Ingram Micro’s market reach, a wealth of experience and added value to partners in Saudi and Egypt, is of ......read more
Launched three weeks ago, HUAWEI nova 2 Plus is one of the fastest selling Huawei devices this year
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 5, 2017: HUAWEI nova 2 Plus, the latest smartphone from Huawei has experienced exceptional demand in the UAE to become one of the fastest selling Huawei devices this year. HUAWEI nova 2 Plus sales have been 10 times more compared to nova Plus at its ......read more
RIYADH, KSA, 22nd August, 2017: The Internet Services Unit (ISU) of King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), a government entity that coordinates and promotes scientific and technological research in Saudi Arabia, has deployed Veeam® Availability Suite™ from Veeam Software, the Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ innovator, in order to provide the science ......read more
Dubai-UAE – 20 August, 2017: Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced that it has been shortlisted as a finalist in three categories of the 2017 Daman Corporate Health Awards, hosted by MEED. The prestigious awards based on votes by experts in the field - celebrate and recognise organisations for significantly prioritising employee ......read more
Third Cycle of the Seeds for the Future CSR initiative culminates successfully
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 15 August 2017: The third cycle of Huawei’s global CSR program for top Saudi students, ‘Seeds of the Future’, has recently culminated in the People’s Republic of China. Launched in collaboration with the Communications and Information Technology ......read more
14th August 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: SOUQ.com is hosting a two-day Samsung carnival from 14th - 15th August for customers to get access to an extensive range of Samsung’s latest products at exciting and unparalleled offers. The electronics extravaganza will see new flash deals every four hours throughout the event across Samsung Mobiles, Wearables and ......read more
Saudi Arabia’s National Cyber Security Center receives UL cybersecurity certification for its Community of Trust network infrastructure security software.
The award signifies the highest standards of cybersecurity have been met by assessing potential vulnerabilities and weaknesses.
The certification marks the launch of UL’s Cybersecurity Assurance Program in the Middle ......read more
SAB Holding deploys SAP® applications (S/4HANA) on the IBM Cloud to accelerate operations and leverage business data for better, faster decision-making
JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA – 2 August 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that SAB Holding, an industrial conglomerate headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, has selected IBM Cloud to host its mission-critical SAP® applications. ......read more
Center aims to support the Kingdom’s drive for innovation
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, July 31, 2017: On Behalf of His Excellency Dr. Majid Alkassabi, Minister of Commerce and Investment, His Excellency’s Advisor to Minister of Commerce and Investment, Governor of Small & Medium Enterprises General Authority Dr. Ghassan Alsulaiman yesterday inaugurated one of the largest ......read more
Online Shoppers in the Middle East can now log on to SOUQ.com using their Amazon credentials
July 3, 2017 – DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Amazon (AMZN) and SOUQ.com confirm the official completion of the acquisition of SOUQ.com by Amazon. As the first step of integration, customers can now log on to SOUQ.com using their Amazon credentials.
Joining the Amazon family enables ......read more
Portable projector that transforms a flat surface into an interactive touch screen makes its GCC debut
Unlike traditional projectors, Xperia Touch does more than just put on a show – it lets you surf and explore like never before
Dubai, 2nd July 2017: Sony Mobile Communications today announced that its new smart projector, Xperia Touch, is now available in select ......read more
DUBAI, June 28, 2017: Though people are driven to create art and express themselves, no two people are alike and no two users want the exact same thing from their tech devices and appliances. GCC residents are no different. Thanks to local government initiatives that aim to foster creativity within our communities, and thanks to a society that welcomes personal self-expression, there is an ......read more
Slim with Stamina, OnePlus 5 features 6 GB RAM/8 GB RAM with Dash Charge capabilities
27th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: SOUQ.com has announced the pre-order of the OnePlus 5, the much-anticipated flagship smartphone from global mobile technology company OnePlus. The impressive device features a 16MP and 20MP dual camera - the highest resolution dual-camera system on a smartphone ......read more
Honor 8 lite and honor 6x make the perfect gifts for Eid!
Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has the perfect gifting solutions for you this Eid: two of its latest models, honor 6x and honor 8 Lite, with unrivalled design features at fabulous price points.
The honor 6x, embodying the motto “Double the Experience” that millennials live and breathe breaks ground ......read more
Leading HR and IT decision-makers will gather to discuss next generation HR challenges and new frameworks proposed under Saudi Vision 2030
Dubai, 20 June 2017: As the Fourth Industrial Revolution continues to transform the workplace with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation becoming increasingly prevalent across industries, Dubai-based B2B event specialist QnA International, has ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2017: Summer is just around the corner. In other words, you and many other people around you will be preparing for summer vacation. You may take a few days off to enjoy the hot, sunny weather or create fun and exciting memories by swimming, going to concerts, or traveling to new places. Whether you keep these experiences to yourself or share them with your close family ......read more
LG’s latest appliance wants to partially replace the chef in your house and give you and your family precious time back
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: Family, food, culture, heritage and traditions are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of new technology to prepare meals that are healthy, delicious and ......read more
Super slow motion functionality and intelligent features of new Xperia XZ Premium brought to life in singer’s new video
Dubai, 11th June 2017: Renowned Lebanese singer and record producer Fares Karam has featured Sony Mobile’s latest Xperia smartphone in his new music video, Mnamnam, which was directed by award-winning director Hass Ghaddar.
Throughout the video, ......read more
Edible Instrument Musicians Demonstrate How Food Waste Can Be Reduced with Refrigerator Technology from LG
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2017: To raise awareness of the issue of food wastage this World Environment Day, LG teamed up with the music-making talents of the London Vegetable Orchestra to demonstrate how advanced refrigerator technology can help extend the life of fresh foods for weeks or ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 05th June 2017: Countries across the GCC are on a quest to redefine their future especially when it comes down to being socially and environmentally responsible with many countries investing billions to support a variety of sustainable initiatives.
According to the EY report ‘Power transactions and trends: 2016 review and 2017 outlook’, it was reported that ......read more
RIYADH, KSA, 5th June, 2017– A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a Secure Application Services™ company, today announced its vThunder Virtual Appliance is now available via the STC Cloud. According to the terms of the agreement, STC Cloud will sell A10 vThunder Cloud offerings as a service for public use environments.
STC Cloud represented by Khalid Al-Ashaikh, Director Cloud Commercials at ......read more
Customers to benefit from Free Shipping on all Fulfilled by SOUQ product orders over AED150
Online shopping in the region is set to experience upward trajectory during the holy month
Exclusive 10,000 Ramadan deals
4th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: 2017 has been declared the Year of Giving in the UAE and SOUQ.com supports the National agenda by encouraging residents to ......read more
HPE Flexible Capacity consumption model chosen to support rapid demand for online services
Riyadh, 31 May 2017: HPE today announced that Sejel Technology had selected HPE Synergy composable infrastructure platform for their data center transformation. HPE Synergy has been chosen by Sejel Technology to meet the service levels required by the Ministry of Haj and Umra, which oversees the ......read more
Recognized for Effective Marketing Creatively Demonstrating Key Product Feature
DUBAI, May 30, 2017: Proving that a washing machines can be the star of a viral video, LG Electronics’ House of Cards video was the recipient of an AME Award in the category of branded entertainment. One of the most prestigious industry honors, the AME (Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness) Awards ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security presented awards to six of its top performing channel partners from the Middle East and Africa region at its EMEA Partner Conference which was held in Lisbon, Portugal between 9th - 11th May, 2017. These awards were in recognition for their proactive approach and significant achievements in FY 17. The event attracted ......read more
Featuring a 4,500mAh Battery, LG’s Largest, for Hours of Smartphone Entertainment and Productivity
DUBAI, May 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) begins rolling out its LG X power2 1 smartphone this month in markets around the world starting in North America followed by key target markets in Asia, Europe, Latin America and other regions.
The LG X power2 is a mass-tier phone targeting ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 25 May 2017: Family, food, culture and traditions are key elements that are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of trendsetting technology to prepare meals that healthy, delicious and perfect for not just a home for today, but for a smart home of the future.
Ramadan is the season whereby ......read more
Attributed to Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa
DUBAI, May 23, 2017: Smartphones are getting smarter every year. Today’s smartphone’s are no more bulky. They are slim, smaller and easy to carry around. The screen is crystal clear and it’s a pleasure to see pictures and watch movies. Some of the cameras in high-end phones are as powerful as a ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 17 May 2017: A home is a place where people want to feel good, safe, secure and relaxed. However in today’s fast paced and highly complex world, time is a luxury that many individuals do not have much of especially when it relates to daily household activities. Many of these people end up spending more money hiring outside help or perhaps even eat our and prolong cleaning ......read more
Latest Smart TV Platform Earns Prestigious CC International Security Certification for its Ability to Provide Superior Privacy Protection
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: LG’s webOS 3.5 smart TV platform was recognized with a Common Criteria (CC) certification for its enhanced Application Security Solution Ver-sion 1.0 software. By snagging another internationally-recognized security ......read more
MENA’s leading mother, baby and child e-commerce website to offer KSA customers a new and unique user interface, promotions and localised delivery
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10th May 2017: MENA’s largest bilingual mother, baby and child online retail platform, Mumzworld, will be delivering its 120,000 innovative and varied products from leading global and regional brands ......read more
Flagship Smartphone is the first to offer 18:9 FullVision display that supports both Dolby Vision and HDR 10
DUBAI, May 07, 2017: After the recent launch of the LG G6 across the Middle East and Africa markets, LG Electronics (LG) reveals that its newest flagship smartphone has received great praise from users and reviewers in the region, thanks to its emphasis on the fundamentals, ......read more
The Middle East & Africa region is a strategically important growth market for Sony Mobile
Xperia XZ Premium, winner of several top industry awards including ‘Best Smartphone at MWC 2017’, leads innovation push
Dubai, UAE, May 6, 2017: Sony Mobile Communications has shown strong global financial performance by reporting a profit of 10.2 Billion Yen (US$ 91 Million) ......read more
SAP Announces SAR 285 Million Saudi Investment Plan to Support Saudi Vision 2030;
Establishment of Public Cloud Data Center in the Kingdom Fuels Faster Business Services and Stronger Competitiveness
RIYADH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – 4 May 2017 – Witnessed by His Majesty King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, and German Chancellor, Angela ......read more