Brilliantly Smart, the Samsung Galaxy S Glide™ lands in Canada

Available only from Rogers, Samsung's newest smartphone combines the ultimate in screen technology and connectivity

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 17, 2011 /CNW/ - The premium, 4G enabled Samsung Galaxy S Glide™ has landed exclusively at Rogers Communications Inc. With a Super AMOLED touch screen, side slide QWERTY keyboard and Android 2.3 OS, this smartphone offers Canadians ultra-fast surfing and complete connectivity.

The brilliantly smart Galaxy S Glide™ Android smartphone is perfectly designed for users needing to stay connected on-the-go. Powered by a 1GHZ dual-core processor, combined with HSPA+ speeds, makes writing emails, surfing the web, posting updates and playing games super fast. The Galaxy S Glide is also optimized for business users with Exchange ActiveSync®, Quickoffice®,Google Maps™, Navigator and GoogleTalk™. Access to virtual private networks (VPN), allows workers and business travelers to have easy and convenient access to their corporate data service through their smartphone, regardless of where they may be.

"Today's launch of the Galaxy S Glide™ demonstrates Samsung's commitment to industry leading innovation, offering consumers technology that helps to make their lives easier," said Paul Brannen, Vice President of Samsung Mobile Canada. "Connectivity has become so much more important to Canadians. With its dual- core processor and complete business connectivity, Samsung has enabled on-the-go Canadians to be more mobile while still being able to download, chat, email, post, search, surf, and so much more."

Rogers is the exclusive carrier of Samsung's newest devices. The Samsung Galaxy S II™ LTE is available for $179.99 on select three-year plans and the Samsung Galaxy S Glide is available for $149.99 on select three-year plans. Please visit www.rogers.com for additional information.

About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc. (SECA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., markets a broad range of award-winning digital consumer electronics, information systems, telecommunications and home appliance products.

SECA upholds Samsung's mission to provide consumers with innovative digital convergence products that possess exceptional technology, quality, features, performance and value. The company oversees the Canadian operations of Samsung's consumer electronics and home appliance division, as well as its wireless terminals and information technology division.

Samsung has been a global TOP sponsor of the Olympic Games since 1997 and has been a presenting sponsor of the Olympic Torch Relay from 2004 to 2008.   Samsung is also a proud sponsor of Hockey Canada, Stars on Ice and is the official HDTV sponsor of the NFL.

For customer service inquiries, please call 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864), and for more information, please visit www.samsung.com.

SOURCE Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.

For further information:

MEDIA CONTACT:     Jennifer Stein
  APEX Public Relations
Phone: (416) 924-4442 ext. 227
E-Mail: jstein@apexpr.com


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