Samsung Galaxy S5 – on sale today

Apr 11, 2014

The new smartphone and wearables are now available in New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand – April 11, 2014 – The new Samsung Galaxy S5 Smartphone is on sale today and set to fly off the shelves. Also available today are the new Samsung Gear Devices - Samsung Gear 2, Samsung Gear 2 Neo, and Samsung Gear Fit, which will help Kiwis stay in touch both with the office and with the state of their health and well-being while they are out and about.

As the smartphones and wearable devices go on sale around the world today and New Zealand retailers, including Vodafone, Telecom and 2degrees already have plans prepared for eager consumers.

Samsung Galaxy S5
The Galaxy S5 combines the most advanced camera with the world’s fastest auto focus, superior network connectivity, dedicated fitness tools with S Health 3.0 and enhanced device protection features including IP67 dust and water resistance.

Samsung Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo
The Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo have taken wearable technology to the next level acting as an extension of a consumer’s daily life with integrated fitness applications, a standalone music player, remote control feature and compatibility with a wide variety of Samsung devices. Both devices offer a slim, lightweight design with a mere 10 mm thickness.

Samsung Gear Fit
The Gear Fit is perfect blend of style, fitness and convenience for a wearable device like no other. Featuring the industry’s first curved Super AMOLED display; the superior connectivity benefits of Samsung wearable technology with custom, real time fitness coaching to provide personalized advice and workout recommendations.

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