Samsung announced today it will now give all of its 3D TV buyer’s 2 free pairs of its SSG-3100GB 3D glasses, even those that purchased their sets on Amazon on April 24 through June 25, 2011. In the past etailers and retailers like Amazon could opt out of Samsung’s free glasses promotion.

Consumers that purchased a Samsung 2011 model 3D TV during the program time period can go to Samsungs new free glasses website at

Here are examples of Samsung  3DTVs at low prices, however the buyer must go to the Samsung website to receive the free glasses followed by the press release.

Samsung PN43D490 43-Inch 720p 600Hz 3D Plasma HDTV (Black)

Samsung PN51D550 51-Inch 1080p 600Hz 3D Plasma HDTV (Black)


Samsung UN46D6500 46-Inch 1080p 120Hz 3D LED TV (Black)

Below is the Samsung press release


Samsung Delivers on 3D Glasses promotion

Samsung to provide 3D glasses directly to consumers who

purchased a 2011 3D TV after April 24, 2011, and who have not yet received glasses


RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., May 19, 2011 – Samsung Electronics America, Inc., a market leader and award-winning innovator in consumer electronics, today is announcing the launch of a new site which will allow the company to directly fulfill its previously announced free 3D glasses promotion, which offered two pairs of 3D glasses with all consumer purchases of 2011 model Samsung 3D TVs purchased during the promotion period.

Samsung values its customers and is committed to delivering a great consumer experience.  For those consumers who purchase a 2011 Samsung 3D TV from an authorized Samsung retailer between April 24, 2011 and June 25, 2011, and do not otherwise receive 3D glasses from that retailer (either as part of the 3D glasses promotion or as part of a 3D Starter Kit provided by the retailer with select TV models), Samsung will provide two pairs of 2011 3D battery glasses directly to the consumer.

The “two free glasses” promotion will end June 25, 2011. Details for a new 3D glasses promotion will be announced prior to June 26th.

To make a claim, eligible customers should visit All claims must be submitted within 90 days of purchase and must include proof of purchase.  See site for additional rules and details.


Samsung also has lowered prices on its complete line of glasses as of May 1.Revised pricing follows.


Model Number Description Suggested Advertised Price
SSG-3100GB Battery-operated 3D Active glasses $49.99
SSG-3300CR Compact Size Rechargeable 3D Active glasses $129.99
SSG-3300GR Rechargeable 3D Active glasses $129.99
SSG-3700CR Ultra-light Rechargeable 3D Active glasses $149.99







Samsung’s 3D Active technology delivers a no-compromise 3D experience. Unlike other approaches to 3D, Active 3D Technology delivers up to double the resolution for an immersive, Full HD image (1080p picture for each eye), a wider viewing angle and no black lines interfering with the picture.





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