Samsung Research is the advanced research and development (R&D) hub of Samsung Electronics’ *SET (End-products) Business which includes Consumer Electronics (CE) Division and IT & Mobile Communications (IM) Division. The hub leads the development of the future technologies with more than 10,000 researchers and developers working in overseas R&D centers.
Under the vision of “Shape the Future with Innovation and Intelligence” Samsung Research is actively conducting research and development (R&D) to identify new future growth areas and secure advanced technologies for its products to create new value and improve people’s lives.
The core research themes at Samsung Research include artificial intelligence (AI), data intelligence, robot, next-generation communications & visual technology, Tizen, and security. In particular, it is expanding its research scope to new promising fields to realize a new lifestyle based on AI technologies.
The hub is working in collaboration with 14 overseas R&D centers in 12 countries worldwide and 7 global AI centers to secure innovative technologies faster than anyone else and enhance its global R&D capacity. It is equally maximizing technological cooperation through active open innovation with distinguished universities, research institutes, and partner companies globally that have the world’s best technologies.
In addition, Samsung Research leads the R&D system innovation of Samsung Electronics’ various business fields, including TV, home appliance, and mobile, to enhance the synergistic effects of global R&D, standardize technologies, secure patents, and engage in open source activities, among others, with the aim of strengthening Samsung Electronics’ global technological leadership position.
Samsung Research promises to continue working hard to become a global top research institute that creates new values for the future through ceaseless innovation and intelligence.
* SET(End-products) Business : Product-driven business including consumer electronics, IT & mobile communications etc.
Over the years, Samsung Research has been the cradle of technologies. Among the technologies it pioneered are: 4G LTE, 5G, Tizen, HEVC(High Efficiency Video Coding), LED Display technology, etc.
At present, relevant business units in the SET(End-products) business are preparing for the commercialization of these technologies. Samsung Research continues to concentrate on the development of future-oriented advanced technology and contribute further in finding new growth engines and creating new markets.