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Virgin Mobile and Samsung Mobile Canada Announce the Availability of the Samsung Galaxy S III™
TORONTO (ONTARIO) May 7, 2012
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TORONTO (ON) May 7, 2012 – Virgin Mobile and Samsung Canada today announced that the Samsung Galaxy S III will be arriving for Virgin Mobile Members in time for the summer. With intuitive design and features, the Galaxy S III introduces a new concept in mobile usability – allowing users to communicate and share their experiences naturally and instantly.
The Galaxy S III combines innovative smartphone design and heightened intelligence to make everyday life easier. With enhanced interaction between device and user, the Galaxy S III allows users to share and experience smartphone benefits with family and friends, regardless of location. The Galaxy S III also sports a range of additional features that boost performance and the overall user experience in an entirely new way.
“We’re seeing stars with this latest Galaxy device and are excited to bring it to our Members,” said Andrew Bridge, Managing Director, Virgin Mobile Canada. “This is the perfect pick for Virgin Mobile’s first LTE smartphone and offers Members all the power they need right at their fingertips. Plus, only Virgin Mobile Members can get this ground-breaking smartphone with awesome Member access and deals like discounts at H&M and Hotels.com! Members who just can’t wait will soon be able to pre-register for details on the phone at www.virginmobile.ca. ”
“Samsung is dedicated to taking a leadership position in the smartphone space and that is why we are thrilled to work with Virgin Mobile to bring the Samsung Galaxy S III to Canadians,” said Paul Brannen, Vice President, Mobile Communications at Samsung Canada. “With its intuitive design and features, the Galaxy S III introduces a whole new concept in smartphone user experience through gesture-based communication – allowing users to communicate and share their experiences naturally and easily.”
Model specifications, pricing and availability will be announced in the coming weeks.
For more information on the Galaxy S III, please visit www.samsung.com.
About Virgin Mobile Canada
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About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Samsung Electronics Canada delivers unrivalled consumer experiences. Samsung enables Canadians to pursue their passions by offering a broad range of award-winning digital consumer electronics, IT, telecommunications and home appliance products. The Canadian arm upholds Samsung's global mission to provide consumers with innovative digital convergence products that possess exceptional technology, quality, features, performance and value. As a result of its commitment to innovation and unique design, Samsung has become one of the most decorated brands in the electronics industry. The company was ranked #17 in BusinessWeek/Interbrand "100 Best Global Brands" and was named as one of Fast Company's "50 Most Innovative Companies of 2011."
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