Samsung and Sony get first bite before Apple

Samsung and Sony are expected to unveil new devices next month, as two of Asia's biggest companies try to showcase their products before Apple releases new iPhones and iPads.

24th August, 2013
Samsung's Galaxy Note 3: due on September 4.

Both Samsung and Sony are expected to unveil new devices next month, as two of Asia's biggest technology companies try to showcase their products before Apple releases new iPhones and iPads.

Samsung's Galaxy Gear, a wristwatch-like device with features of a smartphone, and the Note 3 will be introduced on September 4, according to sources familiar with the matter.

Sony's latest Xperia handset, featuring imaging sensors used in its TVs and cameras, will be unveiled the same...

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