Samsung Canada Launches the Highly Anticipated GALAXY Note II Gangnam Style

Samsung Canada Launches the Highly Anticipated GALAXY Note II Gangnam Style 
Korean Rap sensation PSY will celebrate the launch of Samsung's latest 
addition to GALAXY family with his first live appearance in Canada, October 
30th in Toronto 
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Oct. 22, 2012 /CNW/ - October 22, 2012 - Samsung Canada, the 
leading supplier of mobile phones in the Canadian marketplace, announced today 
that it will launch the Samsung GALAXY Note™ II Gangnam Style. Professional 
by day, fun by night, the GALAXY Note II is all about productivity and 
self-expression which is why Samsung has invited South Korean super star, PSY 
to share a little of his creativity, energy and style with his fans at his 
first live appearance in Canada on October 30, 2012 in Toronto, Ontario in 
celebration of the GALAXY Note II launch. 
"The new Samsung GALAXY Note II is the ultimate smartphone for on-the-go 
productivity and content creation so we are thrilled to team up with PSY to 
launch this category-leading device - Gangnam Style," said Paul Brannen, Vice 
President, Mobile Communications at Samsung Canada "The growing popularity of 
Samsung's latest product category - the GALAXY Note has been overwhelmingly 
positive and we are excited to introduce this device to the Canadian market." 
The Samsung GALAXY Note II launch event will take place Tuesday, October 30, 
2012 at The Kool Haus located at 132 Queens Quay East, Toronto, Ontario. 
Tickets will not be sold for this event, but some lucky Canadians can win the 
opportunity to attend by checking out Samsung Canada's Facebook page at or by tuning in to Kiss 92.5 (or checking 
out for more chances to win) and Virgin Radio 99.9 (for exact 
times to win check out 
Samsung GALAXY Note II Details: 
Since the introduction of the GALAXY Note category, Samsung has continued to 
enhance and expand the GALAXY Note product experiences. With a perfect viewing 
experience and unique and differentiated features, the Samsung GALAXY Note II 
helps users discover information and capture ideas faster, express thoughts 
freely and manage tasks more efficiently. 
Key Product Information: 

    --  Perfect Viewing Experience: A 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED display
        provides brilliant visual clarity with a 16:9 screen ratio.
    --  Easy Multi Tasking in One View: Air View feature allows users
        to hover their S Pen over App icons to preview content. Popup
        Note lets users open an S Note instantly as a pop-up window
        anywhere on the screen.
    --  Instant Access: Quick Command lets users instantly launch apps
        by jotting down pre-registered marks. Ability to launch S Note
        quickly by simply removing S Pen or pressing the dedicated S
        Note widget on the display.
    --  True Multitasking: When users are completing a task in one
        application, they can immediately load another application on
        the screen. Multiple applications are stacked on the screen
        like multiple windows and users can easily switch among
        applications. Popup Video lets users watch video as a pop-up
        anywhere on the screen while running other tasks or taking
    --  On Spot Capturing and Easy Expression: One press of the S Pen
        button lets users instantly select content to clip or edit,
        with no extra menu steps. The Flash Crop feature allows users
        to instantly crop the screen or its contents in any shape
        needed. Screen Record feature allows recording of whole action
        sequences on the display to share with others
    --  Easier Content Sharing: Samsung's AllShare Play can be used to
        instantly share media files or S Notes between the GALAXY Note
        II and DLNA-supported devices. With AllShare Cast, users can
        wirelessly connect their GALAXY Note II to their notebook PC or
        TV to quickly transfer content onto a larger screen. S Beam
        allows users to share media files simply by tapping on another
        applicable device, even without Wi-Fi or a cellular signal.
    --  Always-on Performance: 1.6GHz quad-core processor with LTE
        and HSPA connectivity Android 4.1 (also known as Google Jelly
        Bean) includes new upgraded graphics capabilities, simplified
        menu navigation and browsing, and upgraded Google services such
        as Google Now (featuring contextual search). 3,100 mAh battery
        guarantees the sufficient power for amazing smart mobile

Device Availability:

The Samsung GALAXY Note II will be available through all major carriers and 
retailers beginning on October 30, 2012 in Marble White or Titanium Gray color 
options. For specific pricing and availability, please visit your nearest 
carrier or retail partner. For more information on the GALAXY Note II, please 
go to:

About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Samsung Electronics Canada markets a broad range of award-winning digital 
consumer electronics, IT, telecommunications and home appliance products. The 
Canadian arm upholds Samsung's global mission to provide consumers with 
innovative digital convergence products that possess exceptional technology, 
quality, features, performance and value. As a result of its commitment to 
innovation and unique design, Samsung has become one of the most decorated 
brands in the electronics industry. In 2012, Samsung was ranked #9 in the 
Interbrand "100 Best Global Brands" breaking the top ten for the first time, 
and was named as one of Fast Company's "50 Most Innovative Companies of 2011".

For more information, please visit

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Kevin Galbraith North Strategic for Samsung Canada 647-456-3786

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Gangnam Style with PSY in his first Canadian appearance. (CNW Group/Samsung 
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