According to Samsung, operating profit for the first three months of this year is estimated at 9.9 trillion won ($8.7 billion), up 48 percent from a year earlier.
Others said that with the Note 7 game, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus felt like a good replacement.
Although Samsung was left reeling by the Galaxy Note 7's exploding battery fiasco previous year, the company's mobile division contributed around 2 trillion won ($1.76 billion), thanks to strong sales of its Galaxy S7 series. Samsung smartphone sales fell in the third quarter of 2016 by 14.2 percent year over year, making it the company's worst performance ever.
Lee Jae-yong, the de facto leader of Samsung Group on Friday denied bribery allegations in his first court hearing held in relation to a massive corruption scandal that ousted President Park Geun-hye.
Samsung's sales are reported to account for up to one-fifth of South Korea's GDP. "It will give a big boost to Samsung's earnings from the second quarter", analyst from IBK Securities, Lee Seung-woo told the Financial Times.
Samsung Electronics has reported a 48% jump in profits during the first three months of 2017, despite challenges around the failure of its Galaxy Note 7 handset past year.
Song said Samsung was unaware of Park's friend, Choi Soon-sil, until after the scandal over their relationship and allegations of influence-peddling surfaced late a year ago.
Meanwhile, Analysts also predicts Samsung will soar up its operating profits to KRW (Korean Won) 50 trillion by the end of this year which is roughly $44 billion. Previously, the smartphone business was the company's main contributor.
Samsung intends to announce its first-quarter net profit and sales by unit when it releases revised earnings later in April.
Growing demand for more firepower from devices such as smartphones and servers have also helped push up margins for Samsung and its rivals in recent quarters.
The global recall of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 actually hammered Samsung with a loss of about $17 billion. The S8 is a bezel-less smartphone with Infinity Display.
However, it was the Cavs' turnovers that allowed the Pacers to stick around, cutting a 13-point Cleveland lead down to five. He was a free agent after being released by the New Orleans Pelicans, who needed his roster spot because he was injured.
Police had been looking for him since the Nordic country's Migration Agency in December gave him four weeks to leave the country. Explosives are said to have been found in the back of the beer truck that he hijacked from popular Swedish beermaker Sprendrups.
Still, Willett says he is learning to adjust and is confident that he will soon rediscover his best form. "Had no fear. Matsuyama's 2017 has started remarkably, finishing either first or second in his first six starts. "They've watched.
Derek Norris finished the game going 2-for-4 including a RBI single in the sixth inning to push the Rays lead to 3-1. Tim Beckham went 2 for 4 with a 2-run home run, while Kevin Kiermaier went 1 for 5 with an RBI double.
However, Palestinians from the West Bank need an entry permit to enter Israel and the Israeli authorities often deny such permits. In his opinion piece in the Times , Barghouti said a strike was the only way to gain concessions after other options had failed.
The news agency reported that during the Friday phone call, the Saudi monarch congratulated Trump for his "courageous decision". On Friday, senior US military officials were looking more closely at possible Russian involvement in the poison attack.
The video, which was lavishly praised by Chinese state media, played over 2.2 million times on China's popular news portal qq.com. Just this week, we learned that she was awarded three trademarks in China-the same day she dined with President Xi Jinping .
Unilever sales rise on higher prices
Turnover increased 6.1 per cent to €13.3bn (£11.1bn), and the firm said this included a positive currency impact of 2.4 per cent. The maker of Dove soap and Knorr soups said underlying sales rose 2.9 percent in its financial first quarter.
Switch sells 906000 units in March in the U
We'll have a clearer picture on April 27th, when Nintendo will reveal the global sales figure during its fiscal earnings report . Early feedback suggests it's a game of surprising depth and nuance that makes excellent use of the Switch's Joy Con controllers.