Even if we haven't seen it yet, there's something to be said for Samsung Electronics' (NASDAQOTH:SSNLF) plans to build a wristwatch computer worthy of Dick Tracy.

In the following video, Tim Beyers of Motley Fool Rule Breakers and Motley Fool Supernova says that Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) longtime chip partner is exploring new territory more frequently, and a result is having success defining new categories -- phablets, for example -- even as it challenges the Mac maker in other areas.

Do you agree? Is Samsung morphing from imitator to innovator? Please click the link to watch, and then let us know what you think using the comments box below.

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