CORRECTING and REPLACING Samsung Electronics Honored With 27 CES 2013 Innovations Awards

  CORRECTING and REPLACING Samsung Electronics Honored With 27 CES 2013
  Innovations Awards

     Industry Specialty Awards include Two “Best of Innovations” and Four
                             Eco-Design Products

      Reflect Samsung’s commitment to advancing technology and promoting
                                sustainability

CORRECTION...by Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. 2013 International CES

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RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. -- November 13, 2012

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       SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS HONORED WITH 27 CES 2013 INNOVATIONS AWARDS

     Industry Specialty Awards include Two “Best of Innovations” and Four
                             Eco-Design Products

      Reflect Samsung’s commitment to advancing technology and promoting
                                sustainability

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a market leader and award-winning innovator in
consumer electronics, semiconductors and telecommunications, today announced
that it won 27 prestigious International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013
Innovations Awards. CES, the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow
held by the Consumer Electronics Association® (CEA) every year, has honored
Samsung with 117 awards in the past four years.

Among the 27 CES awards for 2013, Samsung was recognized with two Best of
Innovations awards and four Eco-Design honors. Products entered in the CES
Innovations program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial
designers, engineers, and members of the media to honor outstanding design and
engineering in cutting-edge consumer electronics products across 29
categories.

“Samsung continues to create superior industry-leading products, content and
services,” said Y.K. Kim, president and CEO, Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
“We are honored that CEA and the industry have recognized this commitment, and
we look forward to demonstrating our latest product innovations at the 2013
International CES.”

Samsung Electronics’ award-winners include products in the TV, home theater
system, mobile phone, tablet, home appliance, server, software, and computer
component categories. All of Samsung's award-winning products will be on
display during the 2013 International CES, which runs January 8-11, 2013, in
Samsung booth #12004 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Honorees will also be displayed at CES Unveiled: The Official Press Event of
the International CES from 4-7 p.m. on Sunday, January 6 in the South Seas
Ballroom C at Mandalay Bay.

Many of the winning products will be first unveiled at Samsung’s CES press
conference, scheduled for 2 p.m. on Monday January 7, 2013. The following are
additional details for some of the award recipients:

Samsung received two Best of Innovation Awards for its 85-inch UHD TV and
Samsung Smart TV Camera.

  *Samsung’s 85-inch UHD TV, the world’s largest commercialized UHD LED TV,
    boasts life-like picture quality in ultra HD resolution with over 8
    million pixels, four times the resolution of Full HD displays. Samsung’s
    UHD TV uses an innovative enhanced dimming technology and a very high
    contrast ratio to deliver deep, real blacks and pure whites for greater
    detail and unmatched picture clarity. This new, cutting-edge TV also
    offers a powerful and dynamic range of sounds.
  *Samsung Smart TV Camera supports full HD resolution and enables Smart
    Interaction features such as Gesture Control and Face Recognition when it
    is attached to Smart TVs without built-in cameras.
  *Samsung’s 2013 Smart LED TV 7500 and 8000 Series, as well as its OLED TV
    were recognized as 2013 Design and Engineering Award honorees.
  *The Samsung EX2F SMART Compact Camera packs enough punch to impress even
    the most discerning shutterbugs, with premium image quality and
    performance, full manual control in a strong yet lightweight magnesium
    body, and robust wireless connectivity
  *The Samsung Induction Range with Flex Cookzone makes cooking easier with a
    flexible cooking surface which accommodates pots or griddles that would
    not fit on a standard-sized heating surface. It also features a boil
    sensor which helps eliminate boil-overs by alerting the user or
    automatically reducing heat to a pre-set level.
  *The Samsung Galaxy S III is the third generation of Samsung’s iconic and
    highly successful Galaxy S line of smartphones.
  *The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 redefines the tablet experience by offering
    content creation capabilities with its S-pen, true multitasking with the
    unique multi-screen capability, and unparalleled performance with a 1.4
    Ghz quad-core processor.
  *Samsung’s TecTiles™ programmable NFC stickers and the TecTiles™
    programming mobile application work together to help consumers integrate
    NFC technology into their daily lives.
  *The Samsung Series 9 Premium Ultrabook combines power and speed with a
    stunning display and sophisticated design into an unparalleled and
    amazingly lightweight device.
  *The Samsung CLP-365W Laser Color Printer is perfect for personal or
    small-business use with amazing color and wireless capabilities in a
    compact ergonomic design.
  *The Samsung NL22B LCD Transparent Display is the ultimate retail product
    showcase with a 22-inch LCD transparent display case in a single, powerful
    package.
  *Samsung’s 2GB LPDDR3 Mobile DRAM Chip is an extremely fast performing
    memory solution for high-end smartphones, tablets, and other mobile
    applications.With a data transfer speed of up to 1600 Mbps, it provides
    optimal overall system performance to mobile device users including
    supporting full HD video content in real-time.
  *Samsung’s 64GB MicroSD Memory Card is designed to meet the security,
    capacity, performance and environmental requirements of leading-edge audio
    and video consumer devices. The memory card can record up to 96 hours of
    HD video, store up to 60,000 photos in a single session and provide up to
    50,000 hours of music. Samsung’s 64GB microSD card generates the highest
    random speeds in the industry (1,800 random read inputs/outputs per second
    and 500 random write IOPS).
  *The Samsung Exynos 5 Dual is the world’s first ARM Cortex A-15 Dual Core
    application processor. Using 32nm HKMG (High-K Metal Gate) process
    technology, the 1.7 GHz dual core Exynos 5 Dual brings unmatched
    performance to leading mobile devices while maintaining low power
    consumption. Consumers using mobile products with the Exynos 5 Dual will
    enjoy super fast devices with a beautiful high resolution WQXGA user
    interface.

As part of Samsung’s PlanetFirst™ initiative, a commitment to become one of
the world’s most environmentally friendly companies by 2013, Samsung has a
dedicated goal to develop environmentally friendly products and building green
manufacturing sites. In its latest effort to support that commitment Samsung
received four Eco-Design awards which include:

  *The Samsung Green DDR3 64GB LRDIMM - a highly advanced memory module
    designed for server systems used to support the infrastructure of a wide
    variety of server applications. It delivers the highest memory performance
    available today for servers (1333 Mbps) and at its highest density enables
    extremely high capacity (3TB) memory configurations for four-way server
    systems. Operating with a voltage of 1.35V, according to Samsung tests it
    provides an average 70% power savings (per unit density) over a 50nm class
    equivalent, 1.5V DDR3-based RDIMM.

About the CES 2013 Innovation Awards

Sponsored by the CEA, the prestigious Innovations Design and Engineering
Awards have been recognizing achievements in product design and engineering
since 1976. The CES Innovation entries are judged based on the following
criteria:

  *Engineering qualities, based on technical specs and materials used
  *Aesthetic and design qualities, using photos provided
  *The product’s intended use/function and user value
  *Unique/novel features that consumers would find attractive
  *How the design and innovation of the product compares to other products in
    the marketplace

Products chosen as Innovations Honorees reflect innovative design and
engineering of the entries. Examples may include the first time various
technologies are combined in a single product or dramatic enhancements to
previous product designs.

Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering honoree products are featured on
http://cesweb.org/Awards/CES-Innovations-Awards.aspx, which lists product
categories, as well as each product name, manufacturer information, designer,
description, photo and URL.

About Samsung Electronics North America

Samsung Electronics North America (NAHQ), based in Ridgefield Park, NJ, is an
arm of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. The company markets a broad range of
award-winning consumer electronics, information systems, and home appliance
products, as well as oversees all of Samsung’s North American brand management
including Samsung Electronics America, Inc., Samsung Telecommunications
America, LP, Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc., and Samsung Electronics Mexico,
Inc. As a result of its commitment to innovation and unique design, Samsung is
one of the most decorated brands in the electronics industry. The company was
ranked #9 in Interbrand’s “Best Global Brands” report and named as one of Fast
Company’s “Top 10” Consumer Electronics Companies of 2012. For more
information, please visitwww.samsung.com. You can also Fan Samsung
onwww.facebook.com/SamsungUSAor follow Samsung viaTwitter @SamsungTweets.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor,
telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with
2010 consolidated sales of US$135.8 billion. Employing approximately 190,500
people in 206 offices across 68 countries, the company consists of nine
independently operated business units: Visual Display, Mobile Communications,
Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, Digital Imaging,
Memory, System LSI and LCD. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global
brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs,
semiconductor chips, mobile phones and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please
visit www.samsung.com.

About CEA

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) unites 2,200 companies within the
consumer technology industry. Members tap into valuable and innovative
members-only resources:unparalleled market research, networking opportunities
with business advocates and leaders, up-to-date educational programs and
technical training, exposure in extensive promotional programs, and
representation from the voice of the industry, CEA, promoting and advancing
member needs and interests. Find CEA online at www.CE.org.

Contact:

Samsung Electronics America
Theresa Cha, 201-229-4032
tcha@sea.samsung.com
or
Weber Shandwick
Rachel Quinlan, 212-445-8064
SamsungNAHQ@webershandwick.com
 
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