Samsung Thinks Highly of Mobile Gaming’s Future

Playing graphically-enhanced games on mobile phones sounds sweet, but is it really possible? Samsung, one of the biggest providers of mobile smart phones, thinks so. According to them, there’s a high likelihood of console-level games being operable on their products by 2020.

At the Samsung Developer Conference held in San Francisco, the company most known for their Galaxy S series stood in front of a myriad of game developers and publishers and pushed the possibility of their forthcoming Galaxy S models being able to run the same type of games that run on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles.

Samsung also spoke positively about the prospective success of its VR products, citing an estimate of $63 billion increase in market value based on research published by TrendForce. This means that Samsung is beyond confident that the year 2020 will see each household harboring one or two VR systems around the world.


Also at the conference was Samsung team member Jonas Gustavsson (surprisingly not the same Gustavsson who plays as a goalie for the Boston Bruins), who talked up on the currently available Galaxy S7 as a device that was made for mobile gaming. GalaxyGameDev, a toolkit for game developers, was also said to be in the works as well as the possibility to broadcast streaming of games like Twitch and YouTube.

With it’s processing and graphical limitations higher than previous mobile models, it’ll be interesting to see how far Samsung can go with their products if they want to meet  and work with game developers in delivering top-notch games that have been long known to only appear on home consoles. For now, we can only wait to see how their predictions stack up as time rolls on.

For now, check out this sweet demo of Vulkan below, a title said to show off the technology of the Galaxy S7.

Share this article:

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on tumblr
Share on email
Share on whatsapp

Recent Posts

Rainbow Six Extraction Game Reviews

Rainbow Six Extraction Impressions

In Rainbow Six Extraction, an unidentified Russian Soyuz capsule (spacecraft) has crashed and triggered an epidemic. Ground zero is the city of Truth or Consequences in New Mexico. Because of …


Playstation VR2 Announced along with a New Horizon Game | CES 2022

If you are a VR enthusiast, Sony just announced their new Playstation VR2 for the PS5. There are a ton of new features here to be excited about 4K OLED …


AMD RX 6500 XT Makes High Performance Accessible | CES 2022

During AMD’s CES 2022 press conference, they announced the new RX 6500 XT graphics card. This card aims to be highly efficient and affordable for 1080p gaming at high settings. …


LG Pushes 8K and Streaming at CES 2022

LG is showing a ton of new high quality displays with features that gamers will love.

Tech Reviews

The Victrix Gambit Controller and Headset Were Made for Competitive Play

A couple of years ago, we were able to sit down with Victrix which at the time, a fairly new company. They work to engineer products specifically designed to give …

EPOS H6Pro Gaming News

EPOS H6Pro Headset Review

EPOS is a maker of high-quality audio tech. The EPOS H6Pro is a wired headset with amazing sound and build quality.