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Kensington Announces Full Line of Accessories for Samsung Galaxy S®4

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Kensington Announces Full Line of Accessories for Samsung Galaxy S®4

13:29 EDT Tuesday, April 30, 2013

If it protects it, powers it, or keeps it, Kensington has it

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kensington Computer Products Group, a worldwide leader in delivering smart. safe. simple.? mobile accessories, today announced the immediate availability of new aluminum finish and gel cases and a new security Proximity Tag for the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S® 4 smartphone. In addition to these new products, Kensington also offers a robust portfolio of existing accessories for your new smartphone to keep it protected no matter what environment you find yourself in. The Kensington 360º protection strategy for your smartphone keeps you covered from every angle with car and wall charging solutions, a water rescue pouch and an app enabled monitoring system.

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Kensington's new aluminum finish cases for the Samsung Galaxy S®4 provide essential protection from drops and scratches with a Polycarbonate back shell case and colorful metallic finish. With a slim-line design that slips easily into your pocket, these stylish cases offer a colorful, smudge-resistant aluminum finish that smartly complement your smartphone. For those who prefer a gel cushion, Kensington also offers gel style cases that feel great in the hand with a tactile finish. All of the cases are designed specifically for the Galaxy S 4 and users can rest easy knowing they will not interfere with any of the controls, touchscreen, ports or the camera of the smartphone.

Safeguard Your New Samsung Smartphone and ValuablesKensington is also introducing the new Proximity Tag for Samsung Galaxy S 4, also compatible with the Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note II and Galaxy Note 10.1 Tablet. The Kensington Proximity Tag is an app-enabled proximity monitoring system that lets you know where your Samsung Galaxy device, keys and valuables are at all times. Use it to track your personal belongings like a camera, briefcase, or handbag - anything you never want to worry about losing. No more stressing over losing important items or wasting time searching for them. The Proximity Tag app dashboard tracks your most valuable items, including a customizable activity proximity meter, so you always know how far away you are from them. 

Kensington Complete Smartphone Protection Offering ? Life Happens. We've Got You Covered.Accidents are a part of life and that's why there's Kensington's smartphone protection strategy of designing accessories that have you prepared for whatever life throws at you. From new smartphone cases to protection accessories that go beyond bumps and scrapes. Part of Kensington's offering also includes the EVAP® Wet Electronics Rescue Pouch. EVAP is an ingenious product that can save your small electronics from water damage. It contains a unique drying agent that removes the moisture from electronics and prevents damage. 

Completing the circle of Kensington's smartphone protection is its existing family of PowerBolt® and AbsolutePower?   car and wall chargers with PowerWhiz? technology. The smart offering of power products automatically recognizes your mobile device and gives it the right charge; always to keep you connected everywhere you go.

New Kensington 360º Protection Accessories for Samsung Galaxy S® 4

Kensington Aluminium Finish Case for Samsung Galaxy S® 4 (SRP $29.99; Blue - K44417WW; Red - K44418WW) -- Protection for your Samsung Galaxy S 4 never looked so good. The Kensington Aluminium Finish Case wraps the back of your Samsung Galaxy S 4 in a form-fitting layer of aluminium that protects from bumps and scratches. The Case preserves easy access to all controls, touchscreen and ports while adding a light, stylish layer that is easy to grip.

  • Stylish Polycarbonate aluminium shell of protection for the back of your Samsung Galaxy S 4
  • Case allows you to easily access all controls, touchscreen, ports and camera
  • Silver lined cut out allows access to phone's rear facing camera
  • Hard-shell protective case provides ultimate protection from drops and scratches
  • Incredibly light and resists smudges

Kensington Gel Case for Samsung Galaxy S® 4 (SRP $19.99; Black - K44413WW; Grey - K44414W) -- Protect your Samsung Galaxy S 4 with a case that feels as great as it looks. The Kensington Gel Case for Samsung Galaxy S 4 cushions your phone from bumps and bruises with a layer of soft gel while still allowing easy access to all controls, touchscreen, ports and camera.

  • A soft layer of gel protection for your Samsung Galaxy S 4
  • Case allows you to easily access all controls, touchscreen, ports and camera
  • Cut out allows access to phone's rear facing camera
  • Soft gel cushions your Galaxy S 4 from drops and scratches
  • Slips easily in and out of your pocket

Kensington Proximity Tag for Samsung® Galaxy Smartphones (SRP $39.99; K39771US) -- More than 70 million smartphones are reported lost or stolen each year. Consider the cost of replacement the downtime and the threat to your personal information and you'll understand why the Proximity Tag is a must-have for any Samsung Galaxy S3 or Note 2 user. Use it to track your keys, camera, briefcase, and handbag -- anything you never want to worry about losing. No more stressing over losing important items or wasting time searching for them.

  • Proximity Tag dashboard tracks your most valuable item
  • Proximity Alarm with customizable range tells you when you've left your valuable behind
  • Find Alert helps you with on-the fly recovery of your valuables
  • Robust and ultra-slim Tag design
  • Up to 6-month battery life on Tag for low maintenance
  • Compatible with Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note II Smartphone's and Galaxy Note® 10.1 tablet
  • Wireless technology: Bluetooth® 4.0 / Bluetooth Smart
  • Replaceable Battery: Model: CR2032 Lithium Coin Battery
  • Find range: Tracks up to 30 feet

Kensington EVAP® Wet Electronics Rescue Pouch (SRP $19.99; K39723AM) ? In case of an emergency do you know how to dry your smart phone?  Meet the EVAP. Simply place your device in the EVAP pouch.  It fits conveniently in a backpack, car glove box and the kitchen drawer. Wait while the pouch absorbs the moisture from within your device.

Kensington's specially formulated molecules attract and capture moisture.

  • Rescue your wet electronics before it's too late with Rescue Pouch
  • Small enough to keep in a drawer, purse or on-the-go
  • 700% more effective at removing moisture than rice
  • Humidity indicator signals that drying is complete

Product AvailabilityThese Kensington products are currently available for pre-order or sale at Kensington.com, Amazon.com, and major resellers. For additional information on the new and existing line of Kensington products, please visit kensington.com.

Download hi-res images here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/48490242@N04/sets/72157633056651384/

EVAP Wet Rescue Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNgVWpOZdMc  See How EVAP Works: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LE_qEPA-slw

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About KensingtonKensington, a leader in smart. safe. simple. ? computing accessories, is the recognized industry standard trusted by enterprises around the world. Kensington's mobile security product offerings include laptop and mobile security locks providing a new generation of front-line protection for mobile devices. In addition, Kensington offers accessories including power adapters, chargers, mice, keyboards, trackballs, universal docking stations, desktop accessories, carrying cases and iPad/iPhone/iPod accessories. Headquartered in Redwood Shores, California, Kensington is the technology division of ACCO Brands (NYSE: ACCO), a world leader in branded office products, with products marketed in more than 100 countries across the globe. For more information, visit www.kensington.com or call Kensington toll-free at 1-800-235-6708.

Kensington is a registered trademark of ACCO Brands. Smart. Safe. Simple., PowerBolt, AbsolutePower and PowerWhiz are trademarks of ACCO Brands. Samsung Galaxy S® 4/S III, Galaxy Note II Smartphone's and Galaxy Note® 10.1 tablet are trademarks of Samsung. All other registered and unregistered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

© 2013 Kensington Computer Products Group, a division of ACCO Brands. All rights reserved.

SOURCE Kensington

For further information: Grayling, Tanya Jeffers, 415-897-0999 direct, 415-720-6456 mobile, tanya.jeffers@grayling.com or Grayling, Jessica Cooper, 415-442-4036 direct, 650-515-2071 mobile, jessica.cooper@grayling.com

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