Breathtaking Array of New Products
- Samsung Electronics shows off 30 innovative products
Samsung Electronics held its European unveiling of a breathtaking array of new information, display, and telecommunications products at CeBIT 2005 held in Hannover, Germany on March 11. The world's largest PDP, LCD, DLP TVs are just the astounding range of technologies on display, highlighting Samsung's 2005 portfolio of design-led, innovative products.
Samsung showcased 30 innovative products and live demonstrations of DVB-H, S-DMB and T-DMB. Of the 30 phones that were displayed, 20 new products including 3 megapixel 3G phone, SGH-Z700, were unveiled exclusively during CeBIT. After introducing three new 3G phones at 3 GSM World Congress in Cannes this past February, Samsung expanded its 3G portfolio with the introductions of three new 3G phones at CeBIT.
Named as one of the fastest-growing brands by Interbrand, Samsung Electronics was also named the fastest growing brand in Best Brands 2005, an annual award given by Serviceplan, SevenOne, GfK market research, the German Brands Association (Markenverband) and the WirtschaftsWoche business magazine. This award, which surveyed consumers on the appeal of leading brands and the future strength of those brands, is further testimony to the strength and success of the Samsung brand.
Vice Chairman and CEO Yun Jong-yong Yun said, "I am very proud of these achievements and of the dedication of our company to continually producing cutting-edge, category-leading products. Samsung is committed to leading the ongoing technology revolution and to developing products that truly enhance people's lives. Our aim is to continue challenging design limits and to provide consumers with leading-edge products, designed specifically for their needs."
At CeBIT this year, visitors were be able to see and experience an extensive portfolio of home, office, mobile and component technology from Samsung. Highlights include :
102-inch PDP TV, 82-inch LCD television and 71-inch DLP television
- The world's largest PDP, LCD and DLP TVs delivering to consumers the perfectly smooth theater quality experience.
Two new printers, including the first Samsung photo printer SPP
-2020/2040 for personal entertainment; the ML-1610 printer, remarkable for its minimal and compact design.
SyncMaster 460PN, SyncMaster 400PN and NetDisplay
- Next generation LCD monitors from the leader in TFT-LCD technology.
Multi-format DVDR DVD-R121 and multi-format VCR combined DVDR DVD-VR320
- Excelling in digital convergence and state-of-the-art equipment for consumers.
Built-in Memory Camcorders VP-X110L (Sport Cam), VP-M110, VP-D6050i
- Pocket Size Camcorders with 6 functions in 1 (DVC, DSC, MP3, Voice Rec., Web CAM, Data Storage), featuring the best Movie Quality.
DTB-S500F digital terrestrial tuner, DSB-B350Y digital satellite tuner, DCB-S300G cable receiver and DTB-P850 series
- Bringing the age of digital convergence directly into European households with the introduction of four next-generation digital set-top-boxes.
YH-J70, YH-J50, YP-D1, YP-T8 YP-F1 and YP-W3
- Six new portable digital audio players for the European market which will transform the views about conventional MP3 audio players.
Samsung X20, X25 and X50 and Q30 notebook PCs
- Redesigning the mobile computing market.
HT-P1200, HT-TWP32, HT-RP16 and AV-R3000
- Four new stylish home cinema systems.
SGH-Z700, SGH-Z500, SGH-Z300, SGH-D600, SGH-E720 and SGH-i300
- Six new mobile phone handsets, each representing the best in design innovation and leading technology.
SGH-D600 - Compact and stylish intenna slide-up phone with all-in-one features including 2 megapixel camera.
SGH-Z700 - World's first 3 megapixel 3G mobile phone with unique twisting design and advanced camera functions.
SGH-i300 - Introducing the world's first 3GB HDD embedded music smart phone with scroll-wheel navigation to enjoy expanded music playing features.
All of the products that Samsung exhibited at CeBIT this year had one thing in common - design excellence. At Germany's International Design Forum, Samsung was once again recognized for its innovative design and received twelve iF Design Awards in 2005 for cutting-edge technology and products. This achievement underlines Samsung's commitment to provide consumers with advanced technology, innovative design and functional products in the digital era.
Since 2001, Samsung has been awarded a total of 40 iF awards. In 2005, the award winning products were - the hyper DVD player (DVD-HD941); 32" wide LCD TV (LT32A3); 46" wide LCD TV (LT46G1); monochrome laser printer (ML-1740); 12.1" wide notebook PC (Q30); 17" wide LCD notebook PC (M40); Slide-up mobile phone (SGH-E800/820), Mobile phone with built-in camcorder (SPH-V4400), Slim & Wide mobile phone (SGH-E610), global roaming phone (SCH-A790), smart vacuum cleaner (SC7830); and flash-type MP3 player (YP-T6). nw