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MWC 2017: Fun Products Introduced in Samsung Conference

By Avery Pacheco, 20/03/2017, updated on 14/01/2022

Although we have learned the news before the official launch of the Samsung conference, with the thinking of "One More Thing" , the conference finally disappointed the public even if Samsung recommended the new tablet computer Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book which have been good enough and the touch peripherals of the Gear VR is also very interesting.

Galaxy Tab S3

In fact, the protagonist of the Galaxy Tab S3 has been established before the conference.

Tab 3

To a certain extent Galaxy Tab S3 can be seen as the enlarging version of Galaxy Note7. Galaxy Tab S3 uses a double glass design and high configuration:

- Super AMOLED screen of 9.7 inch, resolution of QXGA (2048 x 1536), PPI of 263, support HDR display- Snapdragon 820 processor, 4GB RAM+32GB ROM (Extended)- 5 million pixel front camera, rear 13 million pixel camera, support fill-in lights- Comes with 6000mAh battery, support 12 hours at most of video playback operation - Android Nougat system - Wi-Fi and LTE edition

S-Pen is the same as Samsung Galaxy Note7.S3 S-Pen of Galaxy Tab has the same function that it is convenient to translate fast, create GIF and comment and get screen shots quickly as Note7. However, the Galaxy Tab S3 did not leave a space in the fuselage for the S-Pen like Note7, so the S-Pen is cumbersome when in the absence.

S Pen

The Galaxy Tab S3 is equipped with four AKG speakers which is said to be able to issue a surprising volume.


In order to enhance productivity, Samsung launched a full keyboard protector designed for the Galaxy Tab S3.Its usage is similar to the usage of Smartboard. It can be used when links to the tablet computer through the magnetic buckle, no need for power supply.

Galaxy Book

Galaxy Book

Galaxy Book is another tablet unveiled on this conference. Galaxy Book is using the X86 processor and running the full version of the Windows system which has Wi-Fi version and LTE version.

Galaxy Book has 10 inches and 12 inches version. Location and configuration of 10 inch version of Galaxy Book is relatively low .Not only its screen is LCD panel of 10.6 inch FHD, but also its processor is weak Intel Core M3.While configuration in the 12 inch version of Galaxy Book is more powerful. Not only it has Super AMOLED display screen with resolution of 12 inch 2160 x 1440, its processor is also Intel Core i5 processor built by more high-end KabyLake. The ordinary version of the Galaxy Book 12 equipped with 4GB RAM+128GB storage space and the high version of Galaxy Book 12 has 8GB RAM+256GB storage space.

Two dimensions of the Galaxy Book can be used about 10 hours and both are equipped with a USB Type-C interface, which has a version of the 12 inches interface with two.

In the conference, Samsung also launched a Samsung Flow application so that Galaxy and Windows mobile phone users can send computer files to each other. When the mobile phone and computer Windows are binding, the user can access to phone notification and message and unlock the computer through fingerprint identification key of the mobile phone.

Gear VR Touch

In this conference Samsung also updated the Gear VR touch peripherals. The touch peripherals seem to similar with the handle of HTC vive that equipped with touch panel, volume control keys, Home key and back key. In addition, the Gear VR touch peripherals are also equipped with a gyroscope, accelerometer and gravity sensor. Perhaps in the future, this device can be used as a game peripherals.


The power supply of peripherals is AAA battery and is directly connected with the phone. Gear VR touch peripherals can be used with Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 and S6 edge.

Here comes news about Galaxy S8

Although Galaxy S8 did not show up in the conference, Samsung finally announced the date of the release of the Samsung S8 that is March 29th after a month.