Samsung’s home-theater, DVD and Blu-ray-player businesses will be merged with the TV section as part of moves to change the way it operates.
Samsung Electronics Co, the flagship company of South Korean conglomerate Samsung Group, said the re-organisation within the digital-media division was part of a wider re-structuring.
Earlier this month, the executive who led Samsung Electronics Co to the top of the global electronics industry in the past decade, Yun Jong-yong, resigned as vice chairman and chief executive.
In April, the company’s chairman left abrubtly as part of a broad management shuffle.
Lee Yoon-woo, 62, the former chief of its chip division and a vice chairman, succeeded Mr. Yun.