Samsung Electronics introduces “The Wall”- the world’s first consumer modular MicroLED 146-inch TV. It was launched at its annual First look CES event. The modular, self-emitting MicroLED 146” TV display was featured alongside Samsung’s newest innovations in display technology. That demonstrated how television is evolving to offer consumers an outstanding viewing experience.
Jonghee Han President of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics said, “As the world’s first consumer modular MicroLED television, ‘The Wall’ represents another breakthrough. It can transform into any size and delivers incredible brightness, color gamut, color volume and black levels. We’re excited about this next step along our roadmap to the future of screen technology, and the remarkable viewing experience it offers to consumers”.
First ever modular TV with MicroLED
Samsung’s “The Wall”, a 146-inch modular TV with MicroLED technology delivers incredible definition, without limitations to size, resolution or form. It is a self-emitting TV with micrometer scale LEDs which are much smaller than present LEDs and serve as their own source of light.
The TV features a module-based, bezel-less design, “The Wall” also exemplifies how consumers can customize their television sizes and shapes to suit their needs. The screen can adapt to serve different purposes, such as creating a wall-size display for multiple spaces.
AI technology for 8K picture quality- Maximizing viewer experience
Samsung also featured the worlds first QLED TV featuring 8K AI technology, which will be introduced internationally, starting with Korea and the US during the second half of 2018. This AI technology upscales standard definition content to 8K resolution.
2018 Smart TV, upgraded with Bixby and SmartThings
Samsung displayed 2018 Samsung Smart TV’s enhanced connection and convenience functions at the First Look event, including Bixby and SmartThings and Universal Guide.
Bixby is an intelligent assistant platform developed by Samsung. It enables easier interaction between the TV and its users. 2018 Samsung Smart TVs will also offer easier sharing and connectivity. 2018 will also witness the launch of Universal Guide. It is an advanced program guide which automatically recommends TV programs and content according to a User’s choice.