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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...

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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: 74
President of Information Technology Division
Co-President of Consumer Electronics Division
Vice President and General Counsel
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Key Developments

Samsung Electronics America and Total Merchant Services Launch New POS Solution for SMBs

Samsung Electronics America and Total Merchant Services have launched a new point-of-sale (POS) tablet and payment processing system designed specifically for small- to mid-sized businesses. The platform, dubbed Groovv POS Flex, features a Samsung Galaxy Tab E 9.6" Tablet and an EMV-compliant and NFC-enabled payment processing device. The full system can be set up and deployed within minutes of unpacking the product, according to the companies. The new launched POS solution will offer retail customers a mobile alternative to countertop devices, with the detachable Samsung Galaxy Tab E 9.6" and payment devices, as well as a foldable swivel stand that will enable operator to process customer orders and payments conveniently from the countertop or while roaming. In addition, the system connects wirelessly to peripherals, including a cash drawer-receipt printer, barcode scanner and kitchen printer.

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Unveils the Samsung Notebook Odyssey

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. unveiled the Samsung Notebook Odyssey, a new portable gaming PC with high-power performance and dynamic display. Available in 17.3-inch and 15.6-inch models, the Samsung Notebook Odyssey packs power in a beautiful and innovative design with premium features to offer a premium gaming experience. The Samsung Notebook Odyssey includes exclusive features built specifically for intense and casual gamers alike. With advanced technology, such as the HexaFlow Vent, an advanced cooling and ventilation system that helps the device remain cool. Created for maximum performance and endless play, users can also open the HexaFlow Vent, which is located on the bottom panel of the device, to upgrade the storage and memory. For optimal gameplay, the Samsung Notebook Odyssey is equipped with an intelligent and robust processor. Powered by a 7th Generation Intel Core i7 processor (Quad Core 45W), both models of the Samsung Notebook Odyssey offer users lightning fast performance with premium graphic technologies. In addition to its high-performing engine, the Samsung Notebook Odyssey 17.3-inch offers a beautiful viewing experience including a backlight that goes up to 300 nits (280 nits on 15.6-inch) in brightness for crystal clear images. Its mesmerizing screen also includes an anti-glare surface treatment to minimize reflection, allowing gamers to focus on their next move without distractions. The Samsung Notebook Odyssey transports gamers into faraway lands and exciting scenes with life-like color contrast and wide-view angle display. It also offers high-quality vibrant images to provide an immersive and dynamic cinema-quality HDR video experience. Without compromising on function, the Samsung Notebook Odyssey features an innovative design that’s both functional and refined to provide users with optimal usability. Unlike many bulky gaming PCs, the Samsung Notebook Odyssey is easily portable, allowing users to take their game with them on the go. Beyond its sleek design, The Samsung Notebook Odyssey’s keyboard includes advanced features including ergonomically curved keycaps (0.5mm volcano keycaps on the 17.3-inch, 0.3mm crater keycaps and backlit WASD keys to provide users with optimal interactions on the 15.6-inch). For personalization and easy access to crucial keys, users can also choose the backlit color of individual keycaps on the Samsung Notebook Odyssey 17.3-inch. In addition to its premium gaming features, the Samsung Notebook Odyssey includes exclusive software solutions for peer-to-peer sharing with other devices such as smartphones. With PC Message and PC Gallery, gamers can easily share files, messages and photos anytime, anywhere.

Samsung’S New Robot Vacuum Cleans Up Holiday Floor Messes with Power and Precision, Fueled by Wi-Fi Technology

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. announced the availability of its new robot vacuum, the POWERbot Turbo, which takes extreme cleaning to new levels with the world’s most powerful suction among robot vacuums. The holiday entertaining season will be less of an undertaking with the intuitive power of a robot cleaning helper at your command. With a multitude of smart and intuitive features packed into a sleek, floor hugging machine, Samsung’s POWERbot Turbo offers an impressive mix of technological sophistication and stylish design. With 70 times more powerful suction than the robot vacuum brand1, the Samsung POWERbot Turbo is the world’s most powerful model among robot vacuums– and one of the smartest. Its Smart Control Wi-Fi connectivity allows to remotely guide the movement of vacuum using smartphone. The “Select & Go™” feature creates a virtual map of home on smartphone app, letting select specific areas or rooms that may need cleaning. There is even an extra convenience of voice-controlled vacuuming on demand through Amazon Alexa.

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