3/1/2015 6:18:04 PM
MWC News: Samsung CEO reveals ‘relentless innovation’ philosophy
Samsung Electronics CEO JK Shin says the manufacturer’s philosophy ‘comes down to two words: relentless innovation’. The CEO was speaking in Barcelona at the launch of the brand's new flagship Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge devices.
In a confident speech the Shin told a the crowd of thousands that he was confident the new products would have a major impact, he said:’I may not be the best public speaker that because my first language is engineering. We will never rest on our achievements, pushing forward new technologies, new ideas, that’s how we have developed new products and technologies. Some companies set themselves apart through design, others through technology, but people want both and that’s what we have set out to build.
‘I’m very proud of this company and the team behind it I believe samsung has an important roll to play in advancing technology in our daily lives.
Shin also explained that he felt the payment service launched by the brand would play an important role going forward: ‘Samsung Pay will push the boundaries of mobile payments for customers and merchants.’
Samsung also joined HTC in announcing a virtual reality headset revealing its second generation VR headset the Gear VR.