Galaxy Nexus™ to land at Virgin Mobile Canada early December
Google lovers can pre-register starting today!
TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2011 /CNW/ - It's time for a taste of ice cream
sandwich! Virgin Mobile Canada is bringing the brand new Galaxy Nexus™
to the hottest network and pre-registration opens today for those who
can't wait to get the scoop. The Android™ powered smartphone from
Samsung and Google will be up for grabs in early December at Virgin
Mobile with all of the exclusive Member benefits that you love!
Galaxy Nexus™ will be the first to run Android™ 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
and packs in all the Android™ awesomeness fans already love. Plus the
high-end camera satisfies the snap happy with no shutter lag, auto
focus and a simple new way to take killer panoramic pics. Galaxy Nexus™
comes with the world's first 4.65" HD Super AMOLED display, making
vids, games, text and apps look crisper, crazier and more vibrant than
"The new Galaxy Nexus™ has it all - sexy shape, unbeatable camera, top
notch apps and the highly anticipated Android™ 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
platform," says Andrew Bridge, Managing Director, Virgin Mobile
Canada. "It's sure to take the top spot on holiday wish lists and with
Virgin Mobile you get all of our unbeatable Member benefits too. With
Galaxy Nexus™ plus exclusive benefits from day one you can have your
ice cream sandwich… and eat it too!"
The new Galaxy Nexus™ will be available from Virgin Mobile when it
arrives in Canada in early December. Plus, only Virgin Mobile Members
can get this smartphone with a no-term contract on the Virgin Mobile
SuperTab™. Whether it's with talk and text plans or the hottest data
plans, Galaxy Nexus™ can be hooked up to Virgin Mobile's full range of
plans - just pick the Virgin Mobile SuperTab™ amount and plan that's
perfect for you!
"Samsung's ongoing collaboration with Google has resulted in a next
generation smartphone that has both superior functionality and a
stunning user-experience," said Paul Brannen, Vice President, Mobile
Communications at Samsung Electronics Canada. "The large, responsive
HD SuperAMOLED screen offers users full 720p video playback on the
device, and accommodates the new Android 4.0 user interface that is
based on soft keys."
Those looking to hook up to this hot new smartphone from Google can head
to www.virginmobile.ca/nexus to pre-register and be the first to get all the deets. Plus, with
Virgin Mobile, hooking up gets you access to more than ever! Virgin
Mobile Members can get access to awesome benefits including discounts
at H&M and Flight Centre, special treats at The Body Shop and the
chance to get in to the most exclusive shows and movie premieres. For
more details on all of the benefits that Members can get, check out www.virginmobile.ca/lounge.
About Virgin Mobile Canada
Virgin Mobile Canada rewards, entertains and connects like no one else,
delivering the hottest phones on the hottest 4G network1. Virgin Mobile Members also get access to must-see events, global
roaming and award-winning service. 91% of Members would also recommend
Virgin Mobile to a friend.
The Virgin Mobile group of companies has attracted more than 15 million
customers worldwide. Virgin Mobile phones are available at more than
4,000 locations nationally including The Source, Virgin Mobile retail
locations and additional retail partners. Virgin Mobile products can
also be purchased online at www.virginmobile.ca or by calling 1-888-999-2321. Get personal with Virgin Mobile Canada on
Facebook at facebook.com/virginmobilecan and Twitter at twitter.com/virginmobilecan.
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
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
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.
Android is a trademark of Google, Inc.
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