Kuala Lumpur, 28 April 2017 – The interest for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ is off to a great start! While the pre-order delight has ended, the quest to own Samsung’s latest Galaxy continues as Malaysians wait excitedly for the arrival of these revolutionary devices! To celebrate the impending arrival of Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ in Malaysia, Samsung Malaysia Electronics invites you to #UnboxYourPhone and be part of a nationwide roadshow that promises exciting deals to own the all new Galaxy S8 and S8+!
From 5th May until 7th May 2017, simultaneous roadshows will be held across the country at three locations – Sunway Pyramid (Klang Valley), Queensbay Mall (Penang) and Sutera Mall (Johor Bahru) – and all 76 Samsung Experience Stores (SES) will be participating in this 3-day promotion so that Malaysians all over can take part and enjoy the special launch promotion. As part of the celebration, for every purchase of the Galaxy S8 or S8+, Samsung is pleased to offer a Limited Edition Starter Kit that consists of a clear cover, a screen protector, a wireless charger stand, and a USB Type-C cable for a seamless mobile set up. Adding on to the rewards, Samsung is also giving away a compact 5,100mAh battery pack. It charges itself as quickly as it charges your phone, so keeping powered up with this mighty battery pack is a breeze.
On top of that, visitors to the nationwide roadshows are entitled to an exclusive purchase-with-purchase promotion where fans can enjoy 50% off retail price for the new Gear VR with Controller (RRP: RM499) and new Gear 360 (RRP: RM999) for every purchase of the Galaxy S8 or S8+!(only applicable to roadshow venues namely Sunway Pyramid Klang Valley, Queensbay Mall Penang, and Sutera Mall Johor Bahru, Terms and Conditions apply).
For customers who purchase the brand new Samsung Galaxy S8 and s8+ in any SES, Samsung authorised dealers nationwide, they will receive a compact 5,100mAh battery pack worth RM269 (while stocks last) as well as the option to participate in the trade up programme.
Samsung is also introducing its limited time Trade-Up campaign where consumers can exchange their current smartphone for a brand new Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+. Simply bring your eligible smartphone to any of the 76 Samsung Experience Stores nationwide, roadshow locations and selected authorised dealers, and receive a special rebate on the new Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+.
Fans dropping in at any of the three roadshows will also get to experience the seamless transition from smartphone to desktop PC with Samsung DeX. Samsung DeX is a new service that lets users use their Galaxy S8 and S8+ using a simple dock – DeX station, as they would a desktop. This offers convenient access to apps, web browsing, and more, directly from their phone to a bigger screen without having to carry multiple devices or transfer data. DeX station supports keyboard and mouse gestures once connected, thus providing the effortless usability of a PC for efficient multitasking and maximised productivity. Priced at RM459, get a sneak peek of the Samsung DeX at the roadshow before it becomes available in June.
Samsung recently introduced the Galaxy S8 and S8+ at the Galaxy Unpacked 2017 event, promising a device that pushes the boundaries of traditional smartphones. This new Galaxy smartphone is a sight to behold as it brings maximum viewing immersion through its borderless and vivid Super AMOLED Infinity Display. For camera-worthy moments, the improved 12MP dual pixel rear camera with f1.7 lens captures bright photos regardless of lighting condition while the 8MP front camera comes with Smart Auto Focus feature that helps users to take clear selfies.
The device is also equipped with the industry’s first 10nm processor that promises downloads, charging and switching between apps at incredibly fast speeds – so users can enjoy interruption-free experience even when immersed in intense mobile gaming as well as improved battery life to last them through a hectic day. For enhanced security, the Iris Scanner incorporated into the Galaxy S8 and S8+ to ensure that all data within the device is stored safely with no compromise. The Iris Scanner also serves as another hassle-free way to unlock your device with just your eyes.
With all these and more, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ will be your gateway to limitless possibilities. When paired with devices within the Galaxy ecosystem, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ bring about a whole new world of unconfined mobile experiences. Are you ready to #UnboxYourPhone? Because #iCantWait.
For more information on the roadshow, please visit http://www.samsung.com/my/s8roadshow/.
More details on the Trade-Up campaign can be found at http://www.samsung.com/my/s8tradeup/.