Samsung’s latest trademark hints at its future smartphone naming strategy

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

While it seemed as though Samsung had created a pretty consistent naming strategy that saw the release of new devices annually under the Galaxy A3, A5, and A7 monikers, the South Korean company ultimately decided to switch things up earlier this year with the release of the Galaxy A6 and A8 lines. However, if the brand’s latest trademark filings are anything to go by, yet another change to its naming strategy may be on the way.

Revealed in a filing with the EUIPO, Samsung has requested trademarks for the Galaxy …