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Samsung delivers Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Games Limited Edition and Gear IconX for Rio Olympians
Representatives from Hong Kong, China visited Samsung Galaxy Studio
Advanced technology completes the Olympics experience in Rio
Hong Kong – August 8, 2016– In celebration of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Worldwide Olympic Partner in the Wireless Communications Equipment category, delivers 12,500 Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Games Limited Edition and Gear IconX to all Rio 2016 Olympians, helping them to create a smoother journey and enjoying a seamlessly unimpeded mobile experience.
Previously, the Olympians visited Samsung Galaxy Studio in the Olympics village to receive Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Games Limited Edition and Gear IconX provided by Samsung. Hong Kong Table tennis players Jiang Huajun and Lam Siu Hang tested out the 4D VR technology, and the application tailor-made for the Olympics that makes their Olympic journey more complete and convenient.
Hong Kong table tennis team, the pride of Hong Kong as always, once won the silver medal in men’s doubles in Athens 2004. and ranked the fourth in men’s team match in London Olympics 2012. Hong Kong team has been preparing long for Rio 2016, in hope to win medals in the upcoming events starting from August 8 at HKT21:00.
Event photo: Table tennis representatives from Hong Kong – Jiang Huajun (left) and Lam Siu Hang (right) receive their Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Games Limited Edition ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Samsung, for the first time ever, the Rio 2016-inspired device incorporates an Olympic Games design embedded into the phone itself, featuring a custom colorway pattern including the five official colors of the Olympic Rings.
For more product information, please visit www.samsung.com/hk_en or contact Samsung customer service hotline at (+852) 3698-4698.
About Samsung’s Involvement in the Olympic Games
Samsung began its Olympic Games involvement as a local sponsor of the Seoul 1988 Olympic Games. Beginning with the Nagano 1998 Olympic Winter Games, the company extended its commitment to the Olympic Movement as the Worldwide Olympic Partner in the Wireless Communications Equipment category, providing its proprietary wireless communications platform, called Wireless Olympic Works (WOW), and mobile devices. These innovative mobile phone technologies provide the Olympic Family with real-time, user location-based information service, interactive communications, and Samsung Pay. Samsung hosts various Olympic campaigns to share the excitement of the Olympic Games with people around the world and enable everyone to participate in the Games through its innovative mobile technology. Samsung’s commitment as a Worldwide Olympic Partner continues through to Rio 2016, PyeongChang 2018, and Tokyo 2020.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
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