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Samsung unveils first Tizen smartphone, to launch in Q3

Monday 2 June 2014 | 09:29 CET | News
Samsung Electronics unveiled the Samsung Z, the first commercially available smartphone powered by the Tizen operating system. The phone will be on show at the Tizen Developer Conference in San Francisco from 03 June and launch first in Russia in Q3. Samsung said it plans to bring the phone to other markets later. The company launched in February smartwatches running the Tizen OS, but a smartphone using the software has long been delayed. Based on Linux and originally developed with Intel, Tizen is expected to help Samsung reduce its reliance on Google's Android OS. Samsung said the Z

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung
Countries: Russian Federation / World
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