Rogers puts customers first in line for Samsung Galaxy S5

Starting today, Canadians can reserve the latest device from Samsung on the Rogers Reservation System

Customers to have incredible mobile experiences with the Samsung Galaxy S5 on Rogers LTE - Canada's fastest LTE Network

TORONTO AND BARCELONA, Feb. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Live from Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Rogers announced Canadians can hold their place in line for the much anticipated Samsung Galaxy S5 on the Rogers Reservation System. Powered by Rogers LTE, the Samsung Galaxy S5 will offer customers ultimate mobile experiences - fast download speeds, crisp video streaming and more.

"Canadians love getting the latest smartphones. We're making sure they have a great experience with us and get the most out of this feature-packed device, right from the start," said Raj Doshi, SVP, product, Rogers Communications. "From easily reserving a place in line for their Samsung Galaxy S5, to lighting it up on our LTE network, customers will have a red carpet experience with Rogers."

"Today, Samsung introduced its most innovative and efficient addition to its smartphone lineup, the Samsung Galaxy S5," said Paul Brannen, senior VP, enterprise and mobile solutions, Samsung Canada. "We are very proud of this device and we are confident that it will help power Canadians' lives by providing them with the technology that allows them to play more, do more and share more."

Starting today, Canadians can reserve the Samsung Galaxy S5 using the Rogers Reservation System, specially designed for technology lovers who want to reserve the newest smartphones before they hit stores. The easy to use online service reserves a device for the customer, provides an update on their place in line and lets them select a local Rogers store for convenient pick-up when the device becomes available.

When customers get the Samsung Galaxy S5 from Rogers they will have the option to enroll in Rogers Next™, an early upgrade program that gives them the freedom to get the hottest smartphones every year with no early upgrade or connection fees. Check redboard.rogers.com for more information.

To read more about the Samsung Galaxy S5, click here.

And stay tuned for more exciting details for Rogers customers, including exclusive offers, availability, and pricing.

About Rogers:
Rogers Communications is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. We are Canada's largest provider of wireless voice and data communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable television, high speed internet and telephony services. Through Rogers Media we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media. We are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI). For further information about the Rogers group of companies, please visit rogers.com.

SOURCE Rogers Communications Inc.

For further information:

Maggie Burzawa
Rogers Communications
maggie.burzawa@rci.rogers.com
416-576-9689

Kevin Galbraith
North Strategic for Samsung Canada
kevin.galbraith@northstrategic.com
647-456-3786