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TMCNet:  Samsung Announces the GALAXY S II 4G Superphone Coming to Canada with Bell Mobility; World's thinnest dual-core superphone also Bell's fastest with download speeds up to 21 Megabits per second

[June 30, 2011]

Samsung Announces the GALAXY S II 4G Superphone Coming to Canada with Bell Mobility; World's thinnest dual-core superphone also Bell's fastest with download speeds up to 21 Megabits per second

(M2 PressWIRE Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) MISSISSAUGA -- Samsung Mobile Canada, the leading mobile phone provider in Canada, today announced the upcoming launch of the Samsung GALAXY S II 4G with Bell Mobility. The GALAXY S II is the world 's thinnest dual-core superphone and also Bell 's fastest boasting download speeds up to 21 Megabits per second (Mbps). Combined with a stunning 4.3 " Super AMOLED Plus screen, this newest addition to Bell 's superphone line-up delivers an unmatched viewing experience alongside incredible performance.

The GALAXY S II 4G uses Android(TM) 2.3 Gingerbread, the latest version of the world 's fastest-growing mobile operating system. The next generation smartphone includes access to Samsung 's four new content and entertainment hubs, seamlessly integrated to provide instant access to music, games, e-reading and social networking services.

"In 2011, we will take Samsung 's leadership in Speed, Screen and Content to a whole new level, " said Paul Brannen, vice president of Samsung Mobile Canada. "With the GALAXY S II 4G, Samsung has set the new standard of quality for mobile viewing, powerful performance and slim, modern design. " "The Samsung Galaxy S II 4G is capable of speeds up to 21 Mbps and exceptionally seamless multi-tasking thanks to its dual-core processor. It 's the perfect superphone to take advantage of the speed, coverage and quality offered by Canada 's Best Network, " said Adel Bazerghi, Senior Vice President of Products at Bell Mobility.

Powerful Performance Incorporating a dual-core processor and advanced 4G HSPA + wireless network connectivity, the GALAXY S II has the speed and power to provide unrivalled mobile performance. Compelling benefits include seamless multitasking, switching between applications instantly, lightning-fast web browsing, smooth gaming and video streaming and a super-responsive interface.

The Samsung GALAXY S II 4G comes equipped with other impressive specs including an 8 megapixel camera complete with 1080p full HD recording and playback, Samsung 's patented AllShare technology, for hassle-free creating, capturing and sharing and Bluetooth 3.0+HS for considerably reduced data transfer times.

A Next Level of Viewing Experience At the heart of the GALAXY S II is Samsung 's new crystal-clear Super AMOLED Plus screen, the most advanced mobile visual display ever created. Setting the standard of quality viewing on mobile, Super AMOLED Plus introduces the best in quality in colour gamut, contrast ratio and edge sharpness. Using RealStripe screen technology and a greatly increased sub-pixel count, Super AMOLED Plus makes images clearer and more detailed than ever before.

The 4.3 ' screen offers a wider viewing angle and increased visibility outdoors for an outstanding experience when watching video services like Bell Mobile TV, which now features an expanded roster of popular live and on-demand Bell Media content such as CTV News Channel, TSN, TSN2, RDS, BNN and the Comedy Network alongside Bell 's industry leading mobile sports line-up including major league football, hockey, soccer, cricket and more.

Even with its unrivalled performance, the innovative Super AMOLED Plus display does not compromise battery performance. A significant reduction in power consumption from Super AMOLED display means it is also more energy-efficient than other comparably-sized devices, allowing Samsung to minimize device weight.

Availability The Samsung GALAXY S II 4G will be available in the coming weeks on Canada 's best network. For more information, please visit www.Samsung.com and pre-register for updates at Bell.ca/GalaxyS2 About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.

Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc. (SECA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., markets a broad range of award-winning digital consumer electronics, information systems, telecommunications and home appliance products.

SECA upholds Samsung 's mission to provide consumers with innovative digital convergence products that possess exceptional technology, quality, features, performance and value. The company oversees the Canadian operations of Samsung's consumer electronics and home appliance division, as well as its wireless terminals and information technology division.

Samsung has been a global TOP sponsor of the Olympic Games since 1997 and has been a presenting sponsor of the Olympic Torch Relay from 2004 to 2008. Samsung is also a proud sponsor of Hockey Canada, Stars on Ice and is the official HDTV sponsor of the NFL.

For customer service inquiries, please call 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864), and for more information, please visit www.samsung.com .

MEDIA CONTACT: Julie Smithers APEX Public Relations Phone: (416) 924-4442 ext. 240 E-Mail: jsmithers@apexpr.com Jason Laszlo Bell Media Relations Phone: (905) 614-6602 E-Mail: jason.laszlo@bell.ca ((M2 Communications disclaims all liability for information provided within M2 PressWIRE. Data supplied by named party/parties. Further information on M2 PressWIRE can be obtained at http://www.presswire.net on the world wide web. Inquiries to info@m2.com)).

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