Giorgio Armani and Samsung

Feb 09, 2010

Sleek design, powerful technology and luxury in one smart phone

SEOUL, Korea â November 16, 2010 - The partnership between Giorgio Armani and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. continues to grow. Combining style and cutting-edge technology, this alliance has come up with an exclusive edition smartphone, the Giorgio Armani Samsung GALAXY S.

The Giorgio Armani-designed body of the smart phone comes equipped with a brilliant SUPER AMOLED display that looks great even in direct sunlight and an array of intelligent features, such as integrated messaging, SWYPE for efficient texting on-the-go, Android market™ and more.

Exquisite Design - The essence of Armani

The Giorgio Armani Samsung GALAXY S exterior embodies quintessential Armani sophistication. Adding a touch of distinction, the sleek body comes adorned with an exclusive Armani-patterned back metal cover. And at 9.9 mm, the new Armani Samsung GALAXY S is slim and stylish, the perfect accessory to throw in your pocket.

Intelligent Features - A smarter life

The Giorgio Armani Samsung GALAXY S provides you with intelligent features to ensure you’re always connected. A Social Hub with integrated messaging incorporates your phonebook, calendar, history and SNS all into one seamless, one-page layout.

Personalized Customization - Individual touch

The Giorgio Armani Samsung GALAXY S comes complete with Android Market™ and Samsung Apps, so you can choose from countless downloadable applications including utility apps, games, health and lifestyle apps, and e-books. The Giorgio Armani- designed interface provides a selection of exclusive content, including ringtones, fonts and on/off animation for greater personalization and style.

“The long-standing partnership between Samsung and Giorgio Armani has produced a finely crafted handset that reflects the user’s refined tastes. It has been magnificent to see Samsung’s design and technological expertise matched with one of the most prestigious and stylish brands in the world,” said YH Lee, Senior Vice President of the Samsung Mobile Marketing.

Starting December, the Giorgio Armani Samsung GALAXY S will be available in Giorgio Armani boutiques and in major mobile phone stores in Italy and will be gradually rolled out globally in 2011.


Giorgio Armani Samsung GALAXY S Product Specifications

Network HSDPA 900 / 1.900 / 2.100
EDGE / GPRS 850 / 900 / 1.800 / 1.900
Display 4,0'' WVGA (480 x 800) 16 M SUPER AMOLED
mDNIe (Mobile Digital Natural Image engine)
Camera 5,0 Megapixel AF camera
Action Shot, Add me, Cartoon Shot, Smile Shot
Video HD Video Player & Recorder (1.280 x 720) @ 30 fps
- Codec : DivX, XviD, MPEG4, H.263Sorenson, H.264, VC-1
- Format : 3gp (mp4), WMV (asf), AVI (divx), MKV, FLV
Audio Music Player with SoundAlive, 3,5 mm Ear Jack
Value-added Features Android™ 2,2 (Froyo), Android browser™ (Flash 10,1)
Social Hub
- Integrated Contacts, Integrated Calendar, Widget, Unified Inbox
- Basic : POP3 / IMAP Email & IM
SMS, MMS, IM, Email, Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync
1 GHz processor
Accelerometer Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Digital Compass, Light sensor
Layar Reality Browser powered by Tele Atlas
Quicktype by SWYPE, Write & Go
Giorgio Armani GUI
Connectivity Bluetooth® technology v 3.0
USB 2.0 (Full -Speed)
Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n
Memory 16 GB + microSD (up to 32 GB)
Size 64,2 x 122,5 x 9,9 mm, 123 g
Battery (Standard) Li-pol, 1.650 mAh

* All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2009 consolidated sales of US$116.8 billion. Employing approximately 174.000 people in 193 offices across 66 countries, the company consists of eight independently operated business units: Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, Digital Imaging, Semiconductor and LCD. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips, mobile phones and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please visit