In Singapore caught fire brand salon Samsung. The incident occurred the day before the official launch of the new flagship Galaxy S8.
Samsung representatives claim that the fire started early in the morning before the opening of the outlet. The fire was extinguished by automatic fire suppression system, and no one in the incident was not injured.
At the moment the company is trying to determine the cause of the fire. The users in the Network, remembering the many cases of explosions Galaxy Note 7, suggest the possibility that the fire could trigger a new apparatus, which is placed in the point of sales before the announcement.
The announcement of the smartphone Galaxy S8 will be held March 29 in new York. Samsung will introduce not one, but two devices Galaxy Galaxy S8 and S8+. The differences between them are only in the screen size – apparently, so Samsung decided to replace the outside of the race Galaxy Note 7. The Galaxy Note series is likely to be continued, but a little later.
Launch date will probably be different for different regions. First and foremost, obviously, the device will be sold in South Korea, and the United States. This must happen at the end of April. Most of the sources said on April 21.
In Europe and in Russia sales of the Galaxy S8 and S8+, is likely to begin in may, and the price is the most affordable version of the smartphone will exceed 50 000 rubles. However, accurate Russian prices do not yet know, even in the most Samsung.