Samsung Unveils Galaxy Z Flip6 Olympic Edition for Paris 2024

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Z Flip6 Olympic Edition for Paris 2024

Samsung Electronics, a Worldwide Olympic and Paralympic Partner, has announced the exclusive Olympic Edition of the newly released Galaxy Z Flip6.

This special edition is designed specifically for athletes competing in the upcoming Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024, showcasing Samsung’s commitment to innovation and support for the Games over the past three decades.

Revolutionary Features and Firsts

The Galaxy Z Flip6 Olympic Edition is groundbreaking, featuring Galaxy AI for the first time to enhance athletes’ experiences from the moment they arrive in Paris. Pre-loaded with a suite of exclusive services and useful apps, it is also the first time Samsung’s newest product is available to athletes before its official market launch. The device will play a central role at the Olympic Games, marking its debut on the podium.

Striking Design and Exclusive Accessories

This limited edition boasts the Galaxy Z Flip6’s compact and versatile design, adorned in a striking yellow colorway with gold Olympic rings and Paralympic agitos. In collaboration with Parisian luxury brand Berluti, Samsung has created an exclusive Flipsuit Case made from Venezia leather. Each case features a unique patina inspired by the Olympic rings, celebrating the spirit of excellence and unity.

Samsung’s Commitment to Athletes

“Samsung has consistently pushed the boundaries of mobile technology in support of the Olympic and Paralympic Games and their athletes for nearly three decades,” said Stephanie Choi, EVP & Head of Marketing of Mobile eXperience Business at Samsung Electronics.

“We are honored to deliver our latest Galaxy innovation to the inspiring athletes of Paris 2024 and offer them an unparalleled Games-time experience with the Galaxy Z Flip6 even before its market launch.”

Enhancing the Games with Galaxy AI

The Galaxy Z Flip6 Olympic Edition is powered by Galaxy AI, providing innovative features to improve athletes’ communication, productivity, and creativity. Key AI features include:

Live Translation: Real-time translation of phone calls into 16 languages, facilitating seamless communication with Olympic hotlines and local contacts.

Interpreter: Instant translation of live conversations, allowing face-to-face chats with other athletes and volunteers.

Composer: Assists in drafting emails and social media posts by analyzing past content tones, enabling athletes to share their excitement effectively.

Essential Apps and Services

Each Galaxy Z Flip6 Olympic Edition comes with 100GB 5G data eSIM in partnership with Orange and a two-year international warranty. Pre-loaded official IOC apps, such as Athlete 365, Olympic Shop, Paris 2024, Transport Accred App, and IOC hotline, ensure athletes stay connected and informed. Samsung Wallet provides free beverage access in Olympic Village vending machines and unlimited complimentary public transport, enhancing convenience during the Games.

Interactive and Fun Features

The Olympic Edition phone includes interactive Paris 2024-themed apps like PinQuest, Galaxy Experience, Olympic Go!, and Galaxy Skateboard, offering athletes engaging ways to collect and exchange pins, play games, and immerse in the Olympic spirit.

Capturing Victory Moments

For the first time in Olympic history, athletes will be allowed to use the Galaxy Z Flip6 Olympic Edition on the podium, capturing their own victory selfies. Samsung’s technology will map and sort these selfies by sport, uploading them to Athlete365 in real-time, allowing athletes to share their triumphs with family and fans.

Availability and Showcase

The Galaxy Z Flip6 Olympic Edition will be showcased at Olympic™ rendezvous @ Samsung events, starting July 12 at Champs-Elysees 125. Athletes will receive their devices from Samsung beginning July 18, in collaboration with the IOC and IPC.

Samsung continues to innovate and support the Olympic and Paralympic Games, enhancing the experiences of athletes and fans alike with the Galaxy Z Flip6 Olympic Edition.