Retail Launch of Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ in Singapore
The highly anticipated moment has finally arrived! Today marks the official retail launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ in Singapore.
Upon purchase of Galaxy Note 5 4G+, these customers received a complimentary1 Fast Wireless Charging Pad (White only) worth $98 and Clear Cover (Silver only) worth $48.
Early birds at Samsung Experience Stores also received an additional2 $50 accessories voucher, a SanDisk Ultra® Dual Drive 64GB worth $46 and a chance to participate in the Early Bird Lucky Draw3 with 5 sets of 65” Samsung Curved UHD Smart TVs worth S$4,699 to be won.
Retail Launch Highlight Photos and Customer Quotes
- First M1 customer at Paragon receiving his Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+
- First Singtel customer to receive his Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ at ComCentre
- First StarHub Shop customer to receive his Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ at Tampines Mall
- First customer to receive his Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ at the Samsung Experience Store at Westgate together with the SES Westgate team
- One of the first customers to receive his Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ at the Samsung Experience Store at VivoCity
We’ve also appended quotes from the first customers in line at the various collection locations:
- M1 at Paragon
"I've always been a Samsung fan and I had the first 3 Galaxy Notes. I stayed up to watch the unveiling and I am really excited to get the Galaxy Note 5 because of how sleek and stylish the phone is." – Yif Yang, 31, Casino Dealer
- Singtel at ComCentre
"I was using the Samsung Galaxy S4 and I know it was a bit old and it was time to upgrade. But I wanted to wait for the Galaxy Note 5 to launch before I replaced it. The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is the perfect smartphone for me because I work in the IT industry and its features are most suitable for the work I do." – James Ty, 42, IT executive
- StarHub Shop at Tampines Mall
“I have been with Samsung and Starhub for a long time, and I was really excited about the launch of the Galaxy Note 5! I like the size and the SUPER AMOLED screen. I also love it that the phone has vastly improved in terms of design and specs from the Note 3 I'm currently using." – Franky Teng, 65, Educator
- SES at VivoCity
“I have always been a Samsung mobile user. I switched to the Note, Note 2 and Note 3 because of the S Pen function. That's why I have to get the Note 5!” – Yeow Hwee Meng, 60, Semi-retiree
- SES at Westgate
"I'm a 7-year Samsung user and was waiting for the Note 5 to launch! I really love the design and picture quality. Also, Samsung phones are the most durable and resistant." – Adz Far Bin Hamid, 20, Student
Key Highlights of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+
- Enhanced S Pen – To cater to today’s highly efficient mobile users, the Galaxy Note 5 4G+ includes an Enhanced S Pen that offers improved writing capabilities and detection for faster, more intuitive access to its features. The Enhanced Air Command launches immediately upon removal of the S Pen and users can now add up to 3 of their favourite apps. Users can also annotate full webpages and whole images, Scroll Capture up to 22 pages with an improved Screen Write feature. In addition, the S Pen includes the updated Smart Select function for easier image clipping that saves the URL if users clip the image from a website into the Scrapbook app. This allows users to easily refer back to the website where they’ve clipped the image from. With Screen Off Memo, users can now jot down quick memos even when the screen is off.
- Advanced Camera System – The Galaxy Note 5 4G+ is equipped with Samsung’s Advanced Camera System. Featuring improved video capabilities, including Video Collage, which allows users to capture multiple videos, create slow motion videos and more into one simple collage. Galaxy Note 5 4G+ also features Live Broadcast, which streams live videos in Full HD straight from the users’ cameras, allowing them to share moments in real time.
- Fast Wired and Wireless Charging Technology – With long lasting battery life and embedded wireless charging technology compatible with virtually most Wireless Charging Pads available in the market today. Galaxy Note 5 4G+ can charge fully through wired Ultra Fast Charging in approximately 90 minutes4. With the latest Fast Wireless Charging Pad, both devices can also charge up to 2X faster5 than the previous Wireless Charging Pad.
Local Availability and Pricing
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ is available from 15 August 2015 in Black Sapphire and Gold Platinum, with 32GB6 and 64GB6 storage options, at a recommended retail price of $1,088 and $1,188 respectively. Available from any local telecommunication operators, major consumer electronics stores, authorised retailers and Samsung Experience Stores.
Compatible accessories are also available at the following recommended retail price:
- Clear View Cover: $88 in Blue Black, Gold and Silver
- S View Cover: $68 in Blue Black, White, Gold and Silver
- Level On Wireless Pro: $418 in Gold and Black
- Fast Wireless Charging Pad: $98 in White and Black
Samsung Experience Stores:
- Central: Great World City #02-39 Tel: 6235 1134, Paragon #B1-27/27A Tel: 6735 5926, VivoCity #02-28/29 Tel: 6376 9150, 313@Somerset #B2-24/25/26 Tel: 68361809, Bugis Junction #01-54 Tel: 63387911, Chinatown Point #01-48 Tel: 62227911
- East: Tampines Mall #02-29 Tel: 6782 9575, Bedok Mall #B1-07 Tel: 67851118, Parkway Parade #02-32 Tel : 64407969, Changi Airport Terminal 3 Departure Transit Lounge #02-03 Tel: 6241 4125
- North: AMK Hub #B1-37/38 Tel: 6753 6070, Nex #04-42 Tel: 66367392, Causeway Point #03-12 Tel: 68911011
- West: Jurong Point #B1-09/10/11 Tel: 6791 2272, Westgate #01-01 Tel: 6369 9175
Note 5 Delights
To celebrate the launch of the Galaxy Note 5 4G+ in Singapore, Samsung will be delighting customers through Note 5 Delights, at Civic Plaza, Ngee Ann City, from 29 to 30 August, 11am to 9pm. At the event, consumers can head to the Product Experience Zones to try out the new devices and stand to win attractive prizes. Note 5 Delights will also be showcasing the Galaxy S6 4G+, Galaxy S6 edge 4G+, Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ and Galaxy Tab S2.
Samsung customers can also get their Samsung mobile products checked for a clean bill of health and enjoy up to 300 free treats7 in hourly giveaways such as Garrett Popcorn, St Marc’s Chococro, Coco Loco Coconut Water and local flavoured ice-cream. Attendees can also enjoy the performances of three of Singapore’s most popular local bands – Jonah & Jerome, The Analog Girl and HubbaBubbas – as they create music with the Galaxy Note 5 4G+.
For more information,please refer to the attached.
Note 5 Delights Key Activity Highlights
Student Delights is designed to engage tertiary students from NTU, NUS and SMU, etc in a fun and interactive setting. Samsung seeks a two-way conversation with consumers of tomorrow who are extremely tech-savvy and lead connected lifestyles. Besides experiencing the latest technology from Samsung, students can look forward to nosh up and chill out with their peers, and interact with Samsung’s top executives while enjoying exclusive Galaxy Life offers.
For more information, please refer to the attached.
Student Delights_Key Highlights