Samsung and Giorgio Armani unveiled the Armani phone (SGH-P520) at Armani’s 2008 fashion show in Milan, Italy. The two companies announced on Thursday a partnership to develop a mobile phone and LCD TV./Newsis. Samsung said on Thursday that it has partnered with Armani to develop fashion electronics, with Armani handling the design and Samsung the engineering. A Samsung official said the companies will debut the Samsung-Armani mobile phone in November, and an LCD TV in January next year.
“This powerful partnership will match great design with leading technology to ensure performance is as impressive as appearance,” said Yun Jong-yong, chief executive officer of Samsung.