Samsung Electronics is headed for its best quarterly profit margin in three years, despite its deputy chairman going on trial over corruption allegations. The demand for the company's memory chip has been good and it is predicted that this division will incur the highest sales figures till date in Q1 2017. The current record was set in the third quarter of 2013, when Samsung's operating profit hit 10.1 trillion won, Yonhup news agency reported.
Samsung said its first-quarter sales rose only modestly, to 50 trillion won.
It is the group's best quarterly profit in nearly four years. Sales of its new G6 flagship smartphone began in March and likely will not provide meaningful contributions until the second quarter.
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Samsung has released its Q1 2017 estimates a week after unveiling its 2017 flagship smartphones i.e. the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ at its "Unpacked" event in NY.
A refreshed focus on the Galaxy S7 was able to able to bring in some additional revenue for Samsung when we saw the company releasing additional color variants throughout the year. Most analysts suggest that Samsung's chip and display business is continuing to perform better than expectations, they are booming, to say the least.
Nevertheless, the latest financial figures show how Samsung has managed to overcome all the obstacles after messing up with one of its flagship products past year.
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Defender Mats Hummels said the decisions "hurt", while Jerome Boateng said, "10 against 14 is hard to play". In a game of such intensity the result can not be decided by the referee.
Samsung's de facto leader is due to make his first appearance at court later Friday along with four other Samsung executives who were also charged on bribery and embezzlement.
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