There were some report that Samsung’s Tizen OS is already dead and there won’s be any product from Samsung on the new OS. This was first posted by Russian blogger Eldar Murtazin on Twitter. He also wrote that Samsung is gong to abandon the project completely.
But now Samsung come in defense and confirms in an official statement that Tizen development is in fact in progress and there will be products released on the new mobile OS.
Here is the statement in full:
“Samsung has been Actively working on Tizen eco-system together with Tizen Association members and partners. The first Tizen based smartphone will be released in cooperation with mobile operators and eco-system partners. Samsung is committed to delivering the best mobile experience based on the open platform and a fully ready eco-system around it. “
Samsung has already delayed the release of its first Tizen based smartphone. This was due to some major problem with the App Store.