Samsung hands over its marketing to Flash Industries to announce the new
GALAXY tab product featuring a smaller sleeker design
Las Vegas, March 25,2011
– Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a provider of smart media devices
and the global leader in Android™ tablets, in partnership with Vodafone Group, today announced
the Samsung GALAXY Tab 7.0 will now come in assorted colors, which will hopefully broaden
their target market.
Samsung plans to debut their new product line at the the Consumer Electronics Association Expo
at the Las Vegas Convention Center on May 25, 2011. Following the unveiling, Flash Industries
will launch a nation-wide marketing campaign that will have Steve Jobs shaking in his boots.
“As a leader in the Android-powered tablet market, Samsung is committed to providing a variety
of feature-rich, always-on devices” said DJ Lee, Executive Vice President and Head of Sales &
Marketing. He continued, “The Samsung GALAXY Tab 7.0 is a valuable addition to our
expanding portfolio of smart media devices. Sporting a large 7.0 screen and dual surround-sound
speakers, it enables users to enjoy multimedia to the maximum extent without having to
Patrick Chomet, Vodafone’s Group Director of Terminals, said: “Vodafone customers in over 20
markets around the world will be the first to get the GALAXY Tab 7.0 when it goes on sale this
spring. Samsung have produced a stylish, market-leading implementation of the new Android 3.0
platform which will be the first Honeycomb device to arrive in many of those markets.
Vodafone’s competitive data tariffs and reliable, high-speed networks make using the GALAXY
Tab 7.0 a great experience.”
“Samsung continues to develop innovative products that contribute to the continued growth of
the Android ecosystem,” said Andy Rubin, Vice President of Engineering at Google.
As the tablet market experiences unprecedented interest, Samsung and Vodafone have partnered
to cater to customer demand and offer them the perfect way to enjoy the huge variety of
opportunities the Android platform provides. Whether playing games, reading eBooks or
updating your Facebook status, the lightweight, ultra-slim Samsung GALAXY Tab 7.0 is the