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Two years later: Samsung is done with digital cameras

Samsung is done with digital cameras – this report comes from a Samsung official who spoke on condition of anonymity: “We no longer produce and sell digital cameras. But we will create a new camera product category to continue the business.” In the past two years, there have been multiple reports that Samsung is done […]

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Samsung exits the digital camera market in Australia

After the UK, Germany and several other countries, Samsung also exited the digital camera market in Australia:

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Samsung India: “we have officially discontinued manufacturing of cameras”

This should not be a surprise to PhotoRumors readers (see previous coverage): Samsung India recently twitted that the company has “officially discontinued manufacturing of cameras”. The tweet was posted on January 11, but Amateurphotographer just reported it today:

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Samsung cancelled their booth at the 2016 Photokina show

Few weeks ago I reported that Samsung was registered for the 2016 Photokina show that will take place in September this year (Photokina is the largest photo show in the world and it takes place every two years in Germany). Today I received some new information that Samsung has cancelled their booth at the Photokina show […]

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Almost all Samsung NX lenses now listed as “closeout” at Adorama

Almost all Samsung NX lenses are now listed as “closeout” at Adorama. Even third party NX lenses are heavily discounted. In the past few months there have been several rumors and reports that Samsung will be closing their camera business. This Adorama closeout is the first sign of Samsung closing shop also in the US. […]

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Not a single Samsung camera or lens was on display at the 2016 CES show

A reader reported few days ago that there was not a single Samsung camera or lens on display at the 2016 CES show in Las Vegas. There have been multiple reports in the past few months that Samsung is/will be pulling out of the camera business. There is still no official confirmation from the company.

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Samsung denies withdrawal from digital imaging business, Nikon sell out

Korea Times reports that Samsung will not withdrawal from digital imaging business:

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