Tizen is an own operating system of Samsung, which has already been showed on its Galaxy Gear devices.
Tizen is a Linux-based operating system for devices – including Smartphones, tablets, in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) devices, laptops, Smart TVs and smart cameras. Tizen is project within the Linux Foundation and is governed by Technical Steering Group (TSG) composed of Samsung and Intel among others.
Samsung Electronics Co. is planning to launch his new Tizen based smartphone in Russia and India. Company will unveil his new smartphone by organizing an event in Moscow. The event will be similar to the format that Samsung uses to unveil its flagship devices.
The company will launch his new Tizen based smartphone in India after unveiling it in Russia. Samsung will be launching its Tizen-based smartphone towards the end of the second quarter.
By announcing this type of smartphone Samsung will directly compete with its rival like Apple, Google, Nokia and LG.
Earlier, Samsung is using Google Android Operating System on its smartphones. Samsung is launching Tizen based smartphone to become independent in global market.
Having its own mobile operating system helps Samsung in providing latest updates of softwarefaster. This will also help company in generating more revenue.