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September 02, 2015 12:02 PM ET

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Company Overview of Samsung Electronics America, Inc.

Company Overview

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. supplies consumer electronics and digital products in the United States. The company operates through two divisions, Consumer Business Division and Enterprise Business Division. The Consumer Business Division offers a range of digital products for the home and personal use, including LEDs and plasma TVs, home theater systems, camcorders, refrigerators, washers and dryers, ranges, dishwashers, microwave ovens, and vacuums. The Enterprise Business Division provides a range of technology products and solutions, such as LFDs, monitors, mobile computing products, color and mono laser printers and copiers, solid state drives, set top boxes, and virtual desktop inf...

85 Challenger Road

Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660

United States

Founded in 1978

Phone:

201-229-4000

Fax:

201-229-4029

Key Executives for Samsung Electronics America, Inc.

President and Chief Operating Officer
Chief Executive Officer of Samsung Electronics North America and President of Samsung Electronics North America
Age: 73
President of Information Technology Division
Co-President of Consumer Electronics Division
Vice President and General Counsel
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Key Developments

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Announces the U.S. Release of the Galaxy Tab S2

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. announced the U.S. release of the Galaxy Tab S2, its thinnest, lightest, ultra-fast tablet. Blending form and function, elegant design and multitasking power, Galaxy Tab S2 is the new in Samsung’s line of tablets and the ultimate device for experiencing and sharing digital content. From the creators of Samsung’s televisions and large-screen smartphones, the Galaxy Tab S2 is available for preorder starting August 26, 2015 and will be available at select U.S. retailers and carriers beginning September 3, 2015. The Galaxy Tab S2 comes in the thinnest and lightest metal frame of its size, highlighted by a vivid display in a sleek form factor. It features: Super AMOLEDDisplay: A stunning Super AMOLED display showcases all forms of digital content with striking clarity and sharpness. The 4:3 aspect ratio makes printed content fit more naturally on a digital canvas for a more enjoyable reading experience whether it’s a website, e-book or digital magazine and advanced screen technologies such as Adaptive Display automatically adjust screen settings to deliver stunning images; Incredibly slim form factor: With a profile of just 5.6mm for both the 9.7-inch and 8.0-inch versions, the Galaxy Tab S2 is Samsung’s thinnest tablet yet, fully 16% thinner than its predecessor. Amazingly lightweight: Thanks to its slim design, the Galaxy Tab S2 weighs in at a scarcely believable 9.4 oz. (8.0-inch) and 13.8 oz. (9.7-inch); Ample storage options: 32GB of standard memory expandable up to a spacious 128GB means users can easily take all of their apps, photo and video content wherever they go. Efficiency and Processing Power: The compact Galaxy Tab S2 also packs a punch, making multitasking and staying productive easier than ever. Whether at home, on the road or in the office, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 empowers connected users to manage their lives directly from their tablet. Among other technologies are: Octa-core processor: Blazing processor speeds make toggling through multiple apps and streaming video content lag-free. Multi-Window and Pop-Up Window: Multi-Window lets users easily split the screen and run two apps simultaneously. Pop-Up Window allows for quick movement between multiple apps without missing a beat. Microsoft Office on-the-go: The Galaxy Tab S2 comes equipped and preloaded with Microsoft Office Solutions for creating, editing, or sharing documents away from home "meaning users can be productive anywhere. Fingerprint Scanner: The patented fingerprint scanner incorporates an advanced security sensor, keeping content secure while letting users quickly and easily access their device by simply touching the home key. Content for You: Stay informed with a free three-month Next Issue subscription and pre-loaded content from CNN. Seamless Connection: The Galaxy Tab S2 is designed as the center of consumers’ connected lives. Key benefits include: SideSync 4.0: Easily connect the Galaxy Tab S2 to a Samsung mobile phone or PC, and instantly turn the tablet into a centralized and intuitive command device with no limitations. Users can open and share calendars, messages, notes, and other files across all of their devices. They can instantly drag and drop photos from the Tab S2 to a phone—or answer a phone call right from the tablet’s screen. Quick Connect: Cut the cord clutter using Quick Connect to easily search for and connect to nearby compatible Samsung devices, from cameras to printers to friends’ devices. Transfer files, use the Tab S2 as a remote camera viewfinder, or mirror what’s on the tablet on a television screen—no wires necessary. Stream TV content directly to the tablet: Using proprietary Bluetooth technology, the Galaxy Tab S2 allows users to stream content directly from a compatible Samsung TV, even when the TV is turned off. Third party messaging app support: Through SideSync technology, the Tab S2 offers third-party app support so that conversations from various messaging apps can be pushed from a phone to the tablet, even when the devices are in separate rooms. The Galaxy Tab S2 is available in a variety of configurations to allow consumers to select the device best for them and can be pre-ordered at Samsung.com, Amazon.com and Best Buy. Samsung is working with these retailers to offer a limited time tablet bonus trade-in offer when customers trade-in their existing, qualifying tablets to receive $100 or more off the purchase of a Tab S2. Size, storage, colors and price: WiFi only: 9.7-inch, 32GB (MSRP: $499.99) and 8.0-inch (MSRP: $399.99). Color options: Black, White and Gold. WiFi and LTE: 9.7-inch, 32GB. Color options: Black – AT&T, Sprint, US Cellular, T-Mobile; White – Verizon. Carriers will confirm specific pricing and availability.

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Launches the JS7000 SUHD TV

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. launched the JS7000 SUHD TV. Following the successful launch of Samsung’s SUHD TV line, this new 4K SUHD TV will feature high quality picture enhancements with a brighter, more true-to-life picture, all at a competitive price. Samsung Electronics America, Inc. launched the JS7000 SUHD TV. Following the successful launch of Samsung’s SUHD TV line, this new 4K SUHD TV will feature high quality picture enhancements with a brighter, more true-to-life picture, all at a competitive price. Experiencing 4K SUHD has never been more accessible. A brighter picture with more definition uncovers details that were once washed away. With the JS7000, viewers will enjoy picture crispness and increased detail, no matter how big the screen, with 4X the resolution of full HD. Furthermore, it can display High Dynamic Range (HDR) content, created specifically to show more life-like images by making dark parts of an image darker, and light parts of an image brighter. Available in three size classes (50”, 55”, 60”) and starting at $1,299 (UPP), Samsung 4K SUHD TV delivers picture crispness and dramatic detail, no matter how big the screen, with 4x the resolution of full HD. Proving once again that connecting devices is easier with Samsung, the 4K SUHD TV’s Quad-Core Processor allows viewers to enjoy an advanced Smart TV experience provided by Tizen at faster speeds. Easy, quick and simple entertainment is at fingertips with an intuitive UI and Smart Hub that offers recommendations and easy access to recently viewed content. ConnectShare™ Movie also allows to plug favorite entertainment and media into TV so can watch videos, play music, or view photos through a USB connection. The Samsung 4K SUHD TV series also feature Screen Mirroring technology that allows to mirror phone or other compatible mobile devices’ screens directly onto TV screen wirelessly, so no matter what want to show family and friends, can enjoy a big screen experience. With more than five years of research and development behind its proprietary Nano-Crystal technology, Samsung’s 4K SUHD TV brings entertainment to life. Consumers will enjoy a home entertainment experience like never before with a more accurate, wider range of color. Only the purest colors with minute nanoparticles as small as one billionth of a meter are found, delivering the authentic color of nature to more consumers.

Samsung Electronics America Announces the A3 Multi-Function Printer MultiXpress 7

Samsung Electronics America announced the A3 multi-function printer (MFP) MultiXpress 7 (MX7) is available for purchase in the U.S. through select dealers. Features including print speeds up to 60 pages a minute, Samsung’s Smart user interface, Dual-Scan with anti-jamming technology and mobile connectivity and capabilities to make this device essential for office environment and for the office of the future. The MX7 is the newest addition to Samsung’s innovative print portfolio that addresses the evolution to a mobile-focused workflow. Speed is the cornerstone of this product which prints a page a second, scans four images a second, connects to nearly every mobile product and wakes up from sleep in as little as 12 seconds. This printer delivers a speedy experience while providing sharp and precise printing with various finishing options. Smarter User Experience (UX) and Advanced Design: The MX7 has the Smart UX, one of the Android operating system released for printing technology, providing usability and flexibility for all business users. The Smart UX Center provides an enhanced working environment with the cloud and easy to use document views and edits on any device. The built-in wireless connectivity with active NFC provides a seamless mobile-oriented experience while the Samsung eXtensible Open Architecture (XOA) open platform provides solution flexibility. The MX7 printer is available in both color and mono series models with a 10.1” Color Touch Panel. Its LCD display screen pivots 90-degrees and makes it easy for users to preview and edit documents with paramount visibility. Users can also pivot the user-friendly Smart UX Center display to get true document views and customize the experience with apps available for download from Samsung’s printer app store. Increased Productivity with Powerful Performance: The MX7 is the printer to have a Quad-core CPU processor to guarantee fast and efficient printing tasks from small to heavy workloads. The Dual-Scan Technology provides ultrafast scan speed up to 240 images per minute. It also supports faster in-office connections with an 802.11ac-capable network chip, which is three times faster than the prior 802.11n standard. The MX7 also boasts Bluetooth Low Energy connectivity, giving users 'always-on' connectivity to connect and print with ease as soon as they are in proximity to the device. Reliable and Cost Efficient: The long-lasting supplies, high-durability and increased maximum monthly duty makes this printer a reliable choice for the enterprise. The MX7 offers a big toner cartridge and prolonged drum life. It can hold up to 6,140 sheets with side and bottom High-Capacity Feeders (HCF) while offering various options for productivity such as the 2,250-sheet booklet finisher and 3,250-sheet high-volume finisher, which provide a wide array of consistent printing options. The Samsung Smart Printer Diagnostic System (SPDS) app also provides easy solutions for printing from virtually anywhere. The MX7 is available now to select dealers and their customers.

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