Samsung Extends Optus Galaxy S Exclusivity Agreement
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Samsung Mobile is extending Exclusivity on its Galaxy S Smartphone through Optus for another month, until the end of August, following its succssful launch earlier this month.


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The company has also launched a range of accessories for the Galaxy S, which include a black leather case, a desk stand and battery charger, and an in-car navigation kit.

Optus is offering the feature packed Android-powered smartphone for $0 upfront on its $49 ‘Extreme Cap’ plan over 24 months, as an affordable option for anyone looking for a top-of-the-range handset.

The $49 ‘Extreme Cap’ includes 1GB of included data – enabling customers to get the most out of the ‘Smart Life’ and their new Samsung Galaxy S. It also includes $450 worth of standard national calls, text and more as well as unlimited access to popular social networking sites – Facebook, Twitter, eBay, LinkedIn, foursquare and MySpace. Customers can refer to for information on all the plans available to them for the Samsung Galaxy S.

Tyler McGee, Vice President, Telecommunications at Samsung, said: “Consumers are embracing the Android platform and see the Samsung Galaxy S as the best smartphone to deliver a ‘Smart Life’ experience. We’ve enjoyed a great launch with Optus and will continue this positive momentum throughout August and beyond. In addition, we are also answering the need for customised Samsung Galaxy S accessories that are made to protect and enhance that smartphone investment.”

The new Samsung Galaxy S accessories range is also available through Optus. RRP on the Black Leather Case is $29.95, the Desk Stand with Battery Charger is $39.95 and the Navigation Kit is $79.