Shares in Hong Kong and Tokyo outperformed the region to scale fresh multi-year highs on Thursday.
Samsung teamed up with Oculus to release the Samsung Gear VR, a headset that allows users to view exclusive movies, games and travel the virtual world.
Samsung teamed up with Oculus to release the Samsung Gear VR.
Patrick Moorhead, president & principal analyst, Moor Insights & Strategy, says the Galaxy S6 is a "marked improvement" from Samsung's previous phones.
Samsung’s new Galaxy will compete with the iPhone, but how it stacks up to other Androids could be a real indicator of its success.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on encouraging signs from Samsung that its recent earnings slump may be over.
Central banks are the key theme in Asia on Tuesday, with equities in the region largely in positive territory.
Ahead of the launch of Samsung's S6 smartphone, Andreas Hartmann, Chief Product Director of Upstream Systems, says he's waiting for the South Korean company's release of lower tier phones.
Mehdi Hosseini, senior analyst, Semiconductors and Storage at Susquehanna Financial Group, discusses Samsung's guidance for its first-quarter operating profit.
Samsung's first quarter operating profit guidance surpassed estimates on Tuesday, and analysts say this could be the "first glimpse of a turnaround."
Edward Snyder, co-founder & managing director of Charter Equity Research, says Samsung is seeing strength in its memory, processor chip and handset businesses.
Samsung Electronics tipped above-view operating profit for the first quarter on Tuesday, but the figures marked a sharp decline from the year-ago period.
Asian stocks outside Japan rose on Monday as investors believed that an unexpectedly weak nonfarm payrolls report will delay interest rate hikes in the U.S.
Kunal Ghosh, emerging market portfolio manager at Allianz Global Investors, says Samsung Electronics is seeing a "multi-faceted resurgence," which will bode well for the stock.
Indonesia's local-content rules are raising concerns about higher manufacturing costs and questions over the smartphone industry.
Tech giant Samsung Electronics likely saw January-March earnings slip for the sixth straight quarter, but investors are betting on a rebound.
Equities in Shanghai and Tokyo closed down late Tuesday, while the rest of the region advanced as Beijing unleashed new policy measures.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan and Tom's Guide Editor-in-Chief Mark Spoonauer talk about Pebble's place in the smart watch market.
Asian stocks outside Australia recovered from a lackluster open to rise on Monday as a modestly positive lead from Wall Street offset the impact of sliding oil prices.
Asian equities were mostly lower on Thursday following a sharp selloff on Wall Street overnight and an escalation of political turmoil in Yemen.