According to Director of Product Marketing Ryan Bidan, Samsung feels the US isn't "a great text market" for such products, calling the American wireless market "pretty mature."
"Bringing a new entrant here that doesn't meet a certain performance bar would be a challenge. Recognizing that, we don't want to set ourselves up for failure," Bidan elaborated during an interview at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show this week.
Trio of baskets
Bidan explained that Samsung's trifecta of mobile operating systems is the "right direction for us," focusing its energy on a "holistic product solution" that involves the right combination of software and hardware.
Tizen smartphones could launch by the end of March in Japan, according to NTT DoCoMo spokesman Jun Otori, with Samsung's first product offering expected at next month's Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona, Spain.
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