Friday, July 25, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sony Settles 2011 PSN Hacking Case
Sony Xperia Z3 Specs Leaked
Swatch Denies Working with Apple on iWatch
Vuzix And Lenovo Launch M100 Smart Glasses Product
Google Implemented "Right To Be Forgotten" Ruling Inadequately, EC says
Researchers Create Ultra-dense Memory Using Conventional Methods
Facebook Profit Doubles
Qualcomm's Profit Hurt by Dispute Over China Royalties
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Samsung Releases New 'Premium' TVs


Samsung on Tuesday officially launched a range of large Smart TVs, as part of a strategy to continue its lead in slowing global markets by focusing on premium models.

"Samsung has a strategy to bolster its leadership in the global TV market by strengthening premium TV lineups with SmartTV 'F8000' series and UHD TV," Samsung said.

The aims to rank first in the global TV industry for the eighth consecutive year in 2013, and more than double its gap with other players in the premium segment.

At a launch event held on Tuesday in its Seoul headquarters, Samsung unveiled new Smart TV models such as "F8000" series, saying that it plans to roll out around 70 new models in a serial order this year.



The 16 new models come in sizes ranging from 46 to 75 inches (46/55/60/65/75). Through their "smart hub" panel, all of them allow users to navigate the Internet, offer apps such as video games and recognise various spoken queries and hand motions.

The TVs understand users' questions such as "What's today's TV schedule for action films?" and return a list of requested TV programmes. They also zoom in and out, or rotate images on screen as well as change channels by recognising certain hand motions.

The new models will also remember TV programs and channels that respective user favors, and they will recommend the user's favorites right after turning on the TV. Their "smart touch remote control" will be also embedded with touch pad.

The new models would hit South Korean stores on Saturday.

Prices for the 55-inch model is 6.0 million won ($5,550).

Samsung's rival LG Electronics said last week it would increase television sales by 15 percent this year by focusing more on premium models such as Internet-enabled TVs, or those using new display technologies such as organic light-emitting diodes (OLED).

LG Display will invest more than US$600 million to build a new production line to make OLED panels in South Korea.


Previous
Next
Infineon To Make FIrst Chips Out Of 300mm Wafers        All News        Samsung GALAXY Camera Wi-Fi Released
Pioneer DDJ-WeGO Controller Now Supports Serato DJ Intro     Consumer Electronics News      LG Claims It has Received 100 OLED TV Pre-orders

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Introduces New Slim Optical Disc Burners
Samsung's New Curved TV Costs A Fortune
Ultra-High-Definition TVs Still Lack Market Penetration
UHDTVs Boost LG Display Profit
LG Sold More UHDTVs Than Samsung In May
Apple and Samsung Dominate Smartphones Sales
Samsung 'Level' Audio Portfolio Available In The U.S.
Samsung To Manufacture Qualcomm's Mobile Application Processors
Samsung Finds China Child Labor Evidence
Samsung, LG To Respond To iPhone 6 With New Models
Samsung Puts LTE Into The Die Of New Exynos SoC, Cancells Tizen Smartphone Launch Event
Samsung Launches Samsung GALAXY Apps Store

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .