This is the first year that the official Oscars app supports Android (especially the Samsung Galaxy) and Kindle Fire, in fact you will see that Samsung is "presenting the Oscars" with special commercials, one stars world-renowned Oscar-nominated director Tim Burton.
You will also see use of Samsung Galaxy products throughout the ceremony.
This is important because Samsung wants to be seen as a winner and when you see the Oscars "presented by Samsung Galaxy" it associates the company with not only the best of Hollywood but the best and coolest celebrities.
The Samsung Galaxy S III was named the top smartphone of 2012 . The well-reviewed Samsung Galaxy Note II offers the creative S Pen and the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 is top-of-the-line tablet with PhotoShop and multiscreen. The prices of the Samsung S III and Note II can be less than iPhone 5 with contract depending upon the carrier (deals follow).
Samsung's campaign features new TV spots as well integrations of the Galaxy products throughout the ceremony and online through social channels. Tim Burton appears using the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 while discussing the “upcoming” Unicorn Apocalypse film.
Samsung is focusing on using the Samsung Galaxy Products as business SAFE and fun for creative features. LeBron James makes a cameo in a Tweet.
The first ad airing during the show is a 60 second spot, followed by four 30 second spots and the final 90 second ad.
- A New Game Plan.
- All Business.
- Unicorn Group Play.
- Two in One.
- Sweet Accessories.
- Meeting with Tim Burton.
The meeting with Tim Burton shows how he uses the S Pen to drawn on the Unicorn for the feature movie of the game that showed up in previous commercials "Unicorn Apocalypse." He also shows how it the screen be shared onto the big screen with AllShare. We were able to find a few of the videos for you that follow.
Best Deals on Presented Samsung Galaxy Devices
The best price for the Samsung Galaxy S III is through Amazon with the Sprint model costing only a penny for a new account or $99.99 for renewing accounts. New Verizon accounts for the Samsung Galaxy S III pay $49.99 while renewing customers pay $99.99. New AT&T Samsung Galaxy S III customers pay $79.99 and renews pay $119.99. It was the best reviewed, the most advertised, the most updated, the phone of Olympians, the phone with the most celebrity endorsements, fun tip videos and best parties for owners. Paul Rudd and Seth Rogan appeared in the Galaxy SuperBowl ads.
Amazon also has Samsung Galaxy Note II deals for Verizon ($149.99 new/$189 renew ), Sprint ($69 /199.99 ) and AT&T ($199.99 /$239.99.) This well-reviewed phablet comes with an S Pen that allows you write on the screen and convert it into text. Reviewers liked the fast processor and many of the features.
It's hard to find a good deal on the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Wi-Fi with 16GB of storage with a list price of $499, however Walmart is selling a refurbished model for $379.00 a special buy with free store pick up.
Videos of Oscar Samsung Galaxy Ads (where available)