Samsung to launch pop-up stores in London to showcase Galaxy S III
South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung has announced that it would launch quite a lot of pop-up stores across London to allow consumers to try out its latest flagship handset- the Galaxy S III.
Westfield Shepherd's Bush and Old Spitalfields Market will be the first to get Samsung's pop-up stores, called Samsung Mobile PINs, on 29th of May- the date announced for the European debut of the third-generation Galaxy S.
Two more Samsung Mobile PINs will be launched in Hyde Park and in the Olympic Park over the summer.
The Asian manufacturer said in a blog post that its upcoming pop-up stores would welcome everyone to fully experience its new flagship smartphone along with its other devices and apps.
Younghee Lee, chief of global marketing for Samsung Mobile, said, "We welcome everyone to this dynamic and energetic place to fully experience and enjoy all the core features of Samsung mobile products."
The Galaxy S III was unveiled during press event in London earlier this month. The new smartphone runs Google's Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, and comes equipped with a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED 1,280 x 720 pixel display, an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera, a 1.9-megapixel front-facing camera, and either 16GB or 32GB of storage.
Some of the smartphone's special features include NFC capability, motion detection ability and Apple's Siri-like S Voice.