How Samsung Is Keeping Olympic Athletes Connected In Rio

How Samsung Is Keeping Olympic Athletes Connected In Rio

Athletes have been given special edition phones to promote the spirit of the games with friends and fans

Dave Zucker
  • 19 august 2016

The International Olympic Committee will partner with South Korean tech giant Samsung to provide a limited edition Galaxy S7 Edge to every competing athlete at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games.

The special devices branded with the Olympic Rings will not only help athletes stay connected with friends and family while away from home, but“share their amazing experience at the Olympic Games,” said Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee.

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