SAMSUNG UNVEILS WORLD’S FIRST PORTABLE BLU-RAY PLAYER WITH 3D CAPABILITY; FURTHER EXPANDS 3D PRODUCT LINE-UP

New Blu-Ray Players and Home Theater Systems Offer Immersive 3D Experience At Home

RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ, August 11, 2010 [Samsung Newsroom] – “Blu-ray has raised the bar for movie and audio quality that consumers expect to see in the home. We led the way in 3D TVs and are eager to do the same to get 3D Blu-ray players and Home Theater Systems. With the industry’s broadest line-up of 3D competent home entertainment products, there is a product to suit each home and wallet,” explained John Revie, senior vice president of Home Entertainment at Samsung Electronics America Inc..

Samsung also introduced three additional standalone Blu-ray players and three brand new Blu-ray Home Theater Systems that deliver high-definition picture and sound quality with fresh features that will excite both the first time owner and the audiophile.

. The Samsung BD-C8000 delivers accurate 1080p HD video, enables 3D playback when connected with some 3D-capable TV and utilized with 3D glasses, and comes with a brilliant 10.1-inch display. It includes built in Wi-Fi for simple accessibility to sophisticated connectivity features, including a growing library of content and applications via Samsung Apps and HDMI 1.4an support. With 3 hours of battery life, the Samsung BD-C8000 is the perfect travel companion for anyone who wants a fantastic entertainment experience while on the go.

 Expanded Range of 3D-Capable Blu-ray Players Helps Future-Proof Entertainment Options

Samsung’s most up-to-date Blu-ray players bring the wonder of 3D entertainment to the home. The Samsung BD-C7900 Blu-ray participant was created for your HD ace. With two HDMI outputs, the BD-C7900 which makes it effortless to connect multiple HD sources to experience a full 1080p picture and digital surround sound. Both HDMI outputs also allow for support of heritage receivers therefore there’s not any need to upgrade to a different HDMI 1.4 receiver; the user can simply connect their recipient to the HDMI 1.3 output for rich, lifelike surround sound audio. This sleek and trendy device offers built-in WiFi for seamless connectivity to Samsung Apps.

Additionally, it includes Samsung’s proprietary AllShare™, which allows individuals to wirelessly sync electronic devices so they can enjoy music, videos and photos right from their DLNA certified PC, camera and cellular devices to their Samsung TV display.

For people looking for a flexible home entertainment experience, Samsung’s BD-C6800 Blu-ray participant incorporates built-in WiFi letting it wirelessly receive web-based content through Samsung Apps and playback media files out of DLNA licensed devices through Samsung’s AllShare™. The entry level BD-C5900 is made for those searching for a high-performing yet inexpensive 3D Blu-ray participant.

All of Samsung Blu-ray players encourage a vast array of media formats along with access to an expanding library of programs through Samsung Apps, the very first HDTV-based applications shop. These brand new 3D Blu-ray players deliver a premium experience with both 2D and 3D articles and permit consumers to future-proof their living rooms to get if they are ready to obtain a 3D HDTV.

Series/Model Estimated Selling Price Estimated Availability
BD-C8000 $499.99 July 2010
BD-C7900 $399.99 July 2010
BD-C6800 $279.99 July 2010
BD-C5900 $229.99 July 2010

Powerful New Blu-ray Home Theater Systems Deliver Immersive 3D Experience

The Samsung HT-C6600 offers an impressive record of features — a Kinect player using built-in 3D, service for HDMI 1.4, entry to Samsung Apps and WiFi dongle for wireless connectivity. Furthermore, the HT-C6600’s innovative, high-performance Crystal Amp Pro technologies radically enhances sound quality through its multi-variable feedback technologies to provide a complete immersive sound experience. The Samsung HT-C6900W provides all the qualities of the HT-C6600, along with wireless rear speakers, both built in WiFi, and a two-way center channel speaker for enhanced audio quality.

With the introduction of the HT-C6900W and HT-C6600, Samsung brings together the unsurpassed picture quality of 3D Blu-ray gamers with vibrant surround-sound audio, all at the perfect home entertainment package for small spaces.

The Samsung HT-C9950W is your greatest blend of beauty, style and performance. It has a modern metallic finish and is the perfect match to Samsung’s award-winning 9000 collection LED TV. It delivers jaw-dropping home entertainment picture quality, along with engaging, immersive and life-like entertainment experience that will please anyone searching for the finest in home theatre.

The HT-C9950W is as feature-rich as it’s stylish — using slot-in disc loading, organic touch control buttons and a premium volume wheel. The 7.1 channel 3D surround sound system is made up of four floor-standing speakers, two satellite speakers, 1 center channel unit, a anti-vibration subwoofer, iPod/iPhone dock, two HDMI inputs, plus it has a dongle for wireless online connectivity so you can easily access new material everyday via Samsung Apps, or even utilize Samsung’s AllShare™ to watch content in the DLNA certified devices on the TV.

Series/Model Estimated Selling Price Estimated Availability
HT-C9950W $1,799.99 October 2010
HT-C6900W $699.99 June 2010
HT-C6600 $599.99 June 2010