Samsung Wins 38 CES 2016 Innovation Awards, Bringing its 10-year Total to 309 including 22 Best of Innovation Awards

Three Best of Innovation Awards along with 35 other prestigious
recognitions for 2016 reflect Samsung’s continuing leadership and
achievements in design and technology

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a global leader and award-winning
innovator in consumer electronics, semiconductors and
telecommunications, today announced that it won 38 prestigious
International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016 Innovation Awards.
The Consumer Technology Association™ (CTA), the producer of CES 2016 –
the global gathering place for all who thrive on the business of
consumer technologies, who has been recognizing achievements in product
design and engineering since 1976, has honored Samsung with one more
Best of Innovation Award this year than last year.

Among Samsung’s 38 CES 2016 Innovation Awards are three Best of
Innovation Awards. Products entered in the CES Innovation program are
judged by a pre-eminent panel of independent industrial designers,
engineers and members of the trade media to honor outstanding design and
engineering in cutting-edge consumer electronics products across 27

“Samsung continues to deliver unique experiences for our consumers
worldwide through the many products that help people lead more connected
lives,” said Gregory Lee, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics North
America. “We are honored that CTA and the industry recognizes our
ongoing commitment to innovation and excellence in consumer experience
as we look forward to demonstrating our latest achievements at the 2016
International Consumer Electronics Show.”

Samsung’s award-winning products span 18 categories including, TV,
Monitor, Mobile, Tablet, Digital Imaging, Wearable, Home Appliance and
Memory. Many of Samsung’s award-winning products will be on display at
CES 2016, which runs January 6-9, 2016, in Samsung booth #11906 in the
Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. Some of the winning
products will be showcased at Samsung’s CES press conference, scheduled
for 2 p.m. on Tuesday January 5, 2016.

Following are details on some of Samsung’s award-winning products:

Samsung Gear S2 – A completely re-designed smartwatch that
centers on an intuitive circular design with a rotating bezel that
allows users to easily and precisely navigate the UI with the turn of a
dial. The Gear S2 provides at-a-glance notifications to check calendars,
e-mails, send texts and more.

Galaxy S6 edge+ – With an immersive, 5.7-inch dual-edge display,
the Galaxy S6 edge+ breaks conventional smartphone design and delivers
industry leading features, including Samsung’s most advanced camera for
high quality photos and videos, fast wireless and wired charging,
powerful processor and Samsung Pay.

Samsung Galaxy View – Re-imagining mobile entertainment, the
Galaxy View provides a movable, touchable, immersive TV experience. With
a unique, video-centric user interface, the Galaxy View makes it easy to
access and enjoy streaming content, interactive video games, books and
other digital content.

Samsung Gear VR – Powered by Oculus, the Gear VR is compatible
the Samsung Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge,
leveraging each device’s Quad HD Super AMOLED display to provide the
color, clarity and performance needed for an amazing virtual reality

ATIV Book 9 Pro – Offering a stunning 4K display, cutting-edge
performance from its Intel Core i7® processor, and magnificent quad
speakers, this laptop is ideal for professionals and multimedia
enthusiasts alike.

Samsung 950 PRO 512GB – This solid state drive (SSD), the first
Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) M.2 form factor SSD with vertical
NAND (V-NAND) technology, is designed to meet the demands of
high-performance consumer and business PCs and laptops. Ideal for
projects such as computer-aided design, data analysis and engineering
simulation, the 950 PRO provides users with cutting-edge performance,
higher bandwidth and lower latency from their workstations, even under
intensive workloads.

Samsung 850 PRO 2TB – As the world’s first 2 terabyte consumer
SSD, the Samsung 850 PRO 2TB is a high-performance, high-density storage
device that delivers rapid data access times and program load times, as
well as industry-leading power efficiency. With V-NAND technology at its
core, the 850 PRO 2TB yields excellent reliability and superior
performance throughout its lifetime.

Samsung SleepSense Sleep Monitor: The Bluetooth and IoT-enabled
Samsung SleepSense device uses a complex set of sensors in a smart,
innovative, and simple way to track and provide information on your
sleep habits and deliver personalized expert tips directly to consumers’
smartphones to help you take control of the most important aspects of
health and wellness: how well we sleep.

Samsung 128GB UFS – As the first mobile memory based on the
much-anticipated Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 2.0 standard, this
ultra-fast package is the highest capacity, highest performing, thinnest
and smallest embedded storage memory for mobile devices. It allows for
quick access to pictures from 20MP+ cameras and to 4K video files, as
well as embracing 5G connectivity and delivering shorter application
loading and response times.

Samsung 12Gb LPDDR4 – The world’s highest density mobile DRAM
chip allows for packages of up to 6GB, delivering 34.1GB/s bandwidth –
three times as fast as the industry’s previous highest performing mobile
DRAM. The chip can accommodate the real-time multitasking scenarios of
today’s flagship smartphones and tablets having UHD displays, while
providing 50% greater power efficiency and the optimal density for new
high-end 64bit-system smartphones.

About Samsung Electronics North America

Samsung Electronics North America (NAHQ), based in Ridgefield Park, NJ,
is an arm of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. The company markets a broad
range of award-winning consumer electronics, information systems, and
home appliance products, as well as oversees all of Samsung’s North
American brand management including Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
and Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc. As a result of its commitment to
innovation and unique design, Samsung is one of the most decorated
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About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. inspires the world and shapes the future
with transformative ideas and technologies, redefining the worlds of
TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, cameras, digital
appliances, printers, medical equipment, network systems, and
semiconductor and LED solutions. We are also leading in the Internet of
Things space through, among others, our Smart Home and Digital Health
initiatives. We employ 319,000 people across 84 countries with annual
sales of US $196 billion. To discover more, please visit our official
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