SAMSUNG INTRODUCES NOW TV SKY MOVIES PASS PACKAGE FOR GALAXY TAB S

London, UK – 30 June, 2014 – Samsung Electronics today announced a range of exclusive premium content deals for Galaxy Tab S customers, including a three month NOW TV Sky Movies Pass included as part of the purchase. It means you can enjoy recent movies you missed at the cinema, with over 800 available on-demand and up to 16 new premieres added each month, making it possible to watch whatever you want, wherever you are throughout the UK and Ireland with WiFi or 3G access.

The package comes with three months access to all 11 Sky Movies channels, both live and on-demand, so it is possible to watch the latest blockbusters on Sky Movies Premiere, your favourite dramas and comedies on Sky Movies Drama & Romance and Sky Movies Comedy, and even get something to keep the kids entertained with Sky Movies Disney. Films included in the package include We’re the Millers and Kick Ass 2 in June, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters and About Time in July and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues and Gravity in August. You can register up to four devices to your NOW TV account and watch content using the subscription on up to two devices at any one time, if you have a compatible smartphone, tablet, laptop or TV.

Ines van Gennip, Marketing Director, Samsung Electronics UK & Ireland, said, “We’re committed to delivering above and beyond for our customers and deliver a truly engaging experience right from the moment they start using their tablet for the first time . Our exclusive content package for the Tab S is testament to that. With a fantastic display thanks to our Super AMOLED screen technology, the Tab S is the perfect device for you to enjoy your favourite movie content. You get a genuinely unique entertainment experience with the Tab S, so it only felt right to give our customers a unique entertainment package to enjoy on it.”

As well as movie lovers, music fans and book worms are also catered for with a range of content that bring to life the unique features of the Tab S such as its fantastic screen experience and portability. These include:

o   Samsung’s magazine service, “Papergarden” debuts on the Galaxy Tab S and is an optimised viewing environment for consuming digital interactive magazines, from GQ to Harper’s Bazaar.

o   Galaxy Gifts: Samsung has teamed up with more than 30 of the world’s leading mobile content and service providers to offer the ultimate home, work and play entertainment experience through premium content and services across a wide range of industries. 

o   Kindle for Samsung: Part of Galaxy Gifts for Samsung and exclusively available for Samsung customers, and customised for the Galaxy Tab S, you will receive a free book every month through Samsung Book Deals, plus the ultimate e-reading experience with access to a vast selection of e-books in the Kindle store.

o   Deezer: Up to six months free unlimited music streaming with access to over 30 million tracks with no ads wherever you are as often as you want

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S is available on 4th July for £319.00 for the 8.4-inch Wi-Fi version, and £399.00 for the 10.5-inch Wi-Fi version is priced at £399.00. The three month NOW TV Sky Movies Pass is worth £17.98 for new customers and £26.97 to existing customers if purchased separately. At the end of the prepaid period, the NOW TV Sky Movies Pass renews at £8.99 per month. The NOW TV Sky Movies Pass offer is available to activate until 30 September 2014.

1 Galaxy Gifts:

 

Services

Offers

Asphalt 8

Free car pack item ($20)

Bitcasa

3 months free subscription

Bloomberg Businessweek+

1 year free subscription

Box

Free 50GB for 6 months

Cisco WebEX Meetings

6 months free subscription

Colossatron

Free app purchase, item upgrades

Conde Nast

Free special editions

Cut the Rope 2

Free in-app purchase ($15)

Dropbox

Free 50 GB for 2 years (100GB for $99/year)

Easilydo Pro

Free in-app purchase ($5)

The Economist

3 months free subscription

Evernote

1 year free subscription

Family Guy game

Free in-app purchase ($15)

Fruit Ninja

Free version, $5 free credit

Hancom Office

Free

Kindle for Samsung

A free book per month

Lean English – Voxy

3 months free subscription

LinkedIn

3 months of Linkedin Premium Membership

LIVESPORT.TV

6 months free subscription

Marvel Unlimited

3 months free subscription

NY Times for Android

3 months free subscription

Pocket

Free 6-month premium subscription

Real Player Cloud

Free 100GB storage for 6 months

Remote PC

2 year free subscription

The Economist

6 months free subscription

Wall Street Journal

6 months free subscription

Washington Post

6 months free subscription

Washington Post

6 months free subscription

Workout Trainer Skimble

1 year free subscription

 

Disclaimer: The services listed above may not be available in all regions and features may vary by region. 
Also, service provider may change the name and/or value of its application at any time.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.

About NOW TV

For more information contact:

Amy Holland, BSkyB, [email protected]

NOW TV provides instant and easy access to hundreds of films from Sky Movies on demand, pay-as-you-go access to live Sky Sports and must see shows on 10 of the best pay TV channels including Sky1, Sky Atlantic and Sky Living. Taking advantage of the rapid growth in broadband-connected devices, and building on Sky’s experience in multi-platform TV, the service provides an additional choice to access and enjoy Sky Movies, Sky Sports and the TV shows everyone’s talking about.

NOW TV offers access to some of Sky’s most popular programming.  Sky Movies is the UK’s most popular subscription movies service giving access to 800 different movies on demand including up to four new and exclusive Sky Movies premieres each week. With a Sky Movies Month Pass, NOW TV customers can choose from more of the latest and biggest movies you missed at the cinema.

NOW TV is available to anyone 18 or over in the UK with a broadband or 3G connection across a wide range of connected devices including NOW TV Box, PC, Mac, selected Android smartphones and tablets, iOS devices, PS3, YouView and Xbox 360 (the Sky Movies live channels, and Entertainment Month Pass are  not available on YouView).  TalkTalk customers with YouView can purchase a Sky Sports Day Pass.

About NOW TV Sky Movies Pass:  Pass automatically renews at end of offer period unless cancelled.  NOW TV account required to activate pass.  18+.  UK only.  Valid debit or credit card required to set up NOW TV account.  NOW TV content is streamed via Broadband/3G to up to four compatible devices, watch on two at the same time.  For full terms and device compatibility and restrictions see nowtv.com.