Latest Samsung smart home news

Galaxy Home Mini previewed...but where's the bigger Galaxy Home?
Galaxy Home Mini previewed...but where's the bigger Galaxy Home? By Dan Grabham

Samsung has shown off a smaller version of its Galaxy Home smart speaker.... Read more

What happened to Samsung's Galaxy Home smart speaker?
What happened to Samsung's Galaxy Home smart speaker? By Maggie Tillman

At this point, we're wondering if there are some sort of technical issues that are affecting it, sort of like how Apple canned the AirPower mat because it didn't properly work.... Read more

Samsung Powerstick Jet vacuum cleaner goes for Dyson's cordless crown, as part of IFA 2019 line-up
Samsung Powerstick Jet vacuum cleaner goes for Dyson's cordless crown, as part of IFA 2019 line-up By Rik Henderson

Samsung is ready to take-on Dyson with its latest wireless vacuum cleaner.... Read more

Samsung SmartThings adds new plug to line-up and further Ring support
Samsung SmartThings adds new plug to line-up and further Ring support By Rik Henderson

Samsung has announced several new developments for its SmartThings smart home platform.... Read more

Samsung's SmartThings platform adds new smart camera, plug, and bulb
Samsung's SmartThings platform adds new smart camera, plug, and bulb By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has updated its SmartThings line of smart home accessories with three new gadgets that won't break the bank.... Read more

Is Samsung making a Galaxy Home Mini? FCC filing suggests yes
Is Samsung making a Galaxy Home Mini? FCC filing suggests yes By Maggie Tillman

Last year, Samsung debuted its own smart speaker, the Galaxy Home, which has yet to ship, but we're already learning about a follow-up device.... Read more

Samsung's Galaxy Home smart speaker is still on the way, honest
Samsung's Galaxy Home smart speaker is still on the way, honest By Dan Grabham

Samsung's Galaxy Home smart speaker is still en route to a store near you.That's according to SamMobile, who claims it has spoken to a source that says... Read more

Samsung's Bixby-powered Galaxy Home smart speaker to launch by April
Samsung's Bixby-powered Galaxy Home smart speaker to launch by April By Maggie Tillman

The device, which was first teased last summer, is designed to rival the Amazon Echo, Google Home, and Apple HomePod.... Read more

Samsung now makes robots: Meet Bot Care, Bot Air, Bot Retail, and Gem
Samsung now makes robots: Meet Bot Care, Bot Air, Bot Retail, and Gem By Stuart Miles

Samsung usually uses CES to announce snooze-worthy updates to its appliances and TV ranges, but this year it introduced something more exciting.... Read more

Samsung Family Hub refrigerators get extra smarts for 2019
Samsung Family Hub refrigerators get extra smarts for 2019 By Rik Henderson

For the last few years, Samsung's Family Hub refrigerators have been stars of CES trade shows and this year is no different.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Home: Release date, price, specs and features
Samsung Galaxy Home: Release date, price, specs and features By Maggie Tillman

It houses Samsung's own virtual assistant, doubles as a smart home hub, and can be used to pump out your favourite tunes.... Read more

Samsung's all-new SmartThings smart home range detailed
Samsung's all-new SmartThings smart home range detailed By Rik Henderson

Samsung's SmartThings range has been refreshed with a new line-up of smart home devices. They include a new Hub, The Button and a range of sensors.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Home is that Bixby powered smart speaker we've long expected
Samsung Galaxy Home is that Bixby powered smart speaker we've long expected By Dan Grabham

Samsung has outed its long-awaited smart speaker. Called Samsung Galaxy Home, it definitely has a distinctive design.... Read more

Samsung's IFA press event confirmed - but doesn't look like it's time for Galaxy Watch
Samsung's IFA press event confirmed - but doesn't look like it's time for Galaxy Watch By Dan Grabham

Samsung has confirmed its IFA 2018 press conference - but it doesn't look like it will be time for the Galaxy Watch to launch there.... Read more

Samsung might finally launch its Bixby smart speaker in August
Samsung might finally launch its Bixby smart speaker in August By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has already directly confirmed that it’s developing a speaker, it just hasn't indicated when it'll launch. Perhaps 9 August is the date.... Read more

Samsung's Bixby smart speaker might have this pivoting head display
Samsung's Bixby smart speaker might have this pivoting head display By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has been quietly developing its Bixby smart speaker for some time now, and very little is known about the device.However, new patents from the... Read more

Samsung's Bixby smart speaker: What's the story so far?
Samsung's Bixby smart speaker: What's the story so far? By Elyse Betters

Leaks and rumours from the past year will have you believe that a Bixby-powered smart speaker is on the way.Samsung is reportedly developing such a device,... Read more

Samsung confirms it will unveil its Bixby smart speaker this year
Samsung confirms it will unveil its Bixby smart speaker this year By Elyse Betters

Leaks and reports from the past year will have you believe that a Bixby-powered smart speaker is coming this year.Now, thanks to DJ Koh, president of Samsung’s... Read more

Samsung: 'All our devices will be connected and intelligent by 2020'
Samsung: 'All our devices will be connected and intelligent by 2020' By Dan Grabham

Samsung says all its devices will not only be connected by 2020, they will be intelligent. Announcing the 2020 "intelligence of things" on stage at CES... Read more

Samsung Family Hub smart fridge adds Bixby and SmartThings control for 2018
Samsung Family Hub smart fridge adds Bixby and SmartThings control for 2018 By Rik Henderson

Samsung will be continuing its Family Hub refrigerator range into 2018, with the addition of new smart features as it comes under attack from the LG Instaview... Read more

Samsung VR7000 Star Wars limited edition Powerbots use the CycloneForce, Luke
Samsung VR7000 Star Wars limited edition Powerbots use the CycloneForce, Luke By Rik Henderson

Samsung has partnered with Disney and Lucasfilm for a duo of limited edition Star Wars versions of its VR7000 Powerbot robotic vacuum cleaner.A Darth Vader... Read more

Samsung Family Hub fridges to get voice support in UK and Europe too
Samsung Family Hub fridges to get voice support in UK and Europe too By Rik Henderson

Samsung introduced its second generation Family Hub refrigerator at CES 2017 and, ahead of the IFA 2017 consumer electronics trade show in Berlin, has... Read more

What is Samsung Connect Home and how does it work?
What is Samsung Connect Home and how does it work? By Elyse Betters

Our homes are filled with connected devices, and yet, many people lack basic connectivity while at home.To address this problem, Samsung is introducing... Read more

Samsung Connect Home Wi-Fi takes on Google Wifi with smart home skills to boot
Samsung Connect Home Wi-Fi takes on Google Wifi with smart home skills to boot By Rik Henderson

Mesh Wi-Fi networks are gaining in popularity, as a way to ensure a whole house is covered in wireless internet connectivity without resorting to powerline... Read more

Samsung VR7000 robot vacuum will eat your dust, take commands from Alexa
Samsung VR7000 robot vacuum will eat your dust, take commands from Alexa By Max Langridge

Samsung has announced the POWERbot VR7000, the latest model to join its series of robot vacuum cleaners, will be officially unveiled at CES 2017. Dyson... Read more

Samsung now sells smart built-in home appliances like wall ovens
Samsung now sells smart built-in home appliances like wall ovens By Elyse Betters

Samsung sells smart home appliances like refrigerators and washers, but up until now, it never offered smart built-in appliances.The South Korean company... Read more

Samsung is launching a Wi-Fi and touchscreen-toting fridge in the UK. Yep, a refrigerator with Wi-Fi
Samsung is launching a Wi-Fi and touchscreen-toting fridge in the UK. Yep, a refrigerator with Wi-Fi By Mike Lowe

What's the thing clearly missing from your fridge? And no, it's not a pint of milk. It's Wi-Fi. And cameras. And a touchscreen.Which is exactly what the... Read more

Samsung Family Hub Refrigerator comes with giant 21.5-inch screen and camera to spy on your food
Samsung Family Hub Refrigerator comes with giant 21.5-inch screen and camera to spy on your food By Stuart Miles

Samsung has launched a connected "smart" fridge with a huge built-in display allowing you to surf the internet, check your email, or send a text while... Read more

Samsung and LG will make your 2016 TV the centre of your smarthome
Samsung and LG will make your 2016 TV the centre of your smarthome By Chris Hall

Over the past 18 months there's been a lot of talk about smarthome. Often bundled under the umbrella of the Internet of Things (or IoT), we've been waiting... Read more

Pop a Samsung SleepSense under your mattress and it could help you get a better night's rest
Pop a Samsung SleepSense under your mattress and it could help you get a better night's rest By Rik Henderson

Samsung has announced a sleep monitor that you don't need to wear on a wrist through the night. Instead, the Samsung SleepSense sits underneath your mattress... Read more

Samsung's Powerbot VR900 could be the new king of robotic vacuum cleaners
Samsung's Powerbot VR900 could be the new king of robotic vacuum cleaners By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has announced the Powerbot VR900 robot vacuum cleaner that it claims conquers the limitations of others that have gone before it.The Powerbot VR900... Read more

Samsung Smart Home lets you S Voice control your home, SDK coming soon
Samsung Smart Home lets you S Voice control your home, SDK coming soon By Chris Hall

Samsung has announced an expansion of its Smart Home portfolio at IFA 2014.Samsung Smart Home was announced at CES 2014, and launched in April, with the... Read more

How will Samsung's $200m SmartThings purchase affect your house?
How will Samsung's $200m SmartThings purchase affect your house? By Elyse Betters

Samsung has agreed to buy a home-automation company called SmartThings for a reported $200 million. The deal is a head-scratcher at first blush, but it... Read more

Samsung in talks to buy SmartThings for home automation domination
Samsung in talks to buy SmartThings for home automation domination By Elyse Betters

In order to stay competitive in the everything-connected and home automation worlds, Samsung is now considering buying a company called SmartThings, it's... Read more

Samsung WW9000 smart washing machine offers full LCD touchscreen, smartphone-like controls
Samsung WW9000 smart washing machine offers full LCD touchscreen, smartphone-like controls By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has announced a new washing machine and as far as a machine to clean your clothes go, it looks pretty good.The Samsung WW9000 design has been completely... Read more

Samsung's WW9000 smart washing machine lets you control your laundry remotely
Samsung's WW9000 smart washing machine lets you control your laundry remotely By Britta O'Boyle

Washing machines don't make a regular appearance on Pocket-lint, mainly because they just wash clothes, right? Well, Samsung's WW9000 does a little more... Read more

Samsung teams with Illy, but says no plans to make an espresso machine
Samsung teams with Illy, but says no plans to make an espresso machine By Stuart Miles

Samsung says it has no plans to launch an espresso machine, even though it has just forged a partnership with coffee company Illy."We have never thought... Read more

Samsung Smart Home to integrate home control, from TVs to washing machines
Samsung Smart Home to integrate home control, from TVs to washing machines By Chris Hall

Samsung is to unveil Samsung Smart Home at CES 2014, which the Korean company says will lay the platform framework for a connected and integrated home.Samsung... Read more

Samsung and Bloc hotels partner for smart room stays
Samsung and Bloc hotels partner for smart room stays By Rik Henderson

Boutique UK hotel franchise Bloc has partnered with Samsung to convert its guest rooms to smart rooms, offering the Korean giant's technology throughout... Read more

Samsung unveils HomeSync media streamer for the living room
Samsung unveils HomeSync media streamer for the living room By Jake Smith

Samsung is expanding its reach into the living room with the announcement of its HomeSync media streamer at Mobile World Congress 2013.The small-box plays... Read more