Samsung Showcases “Your Future. On Display.” with Industry-Leading Lineup of Broadcast Solutions at NAB 2017
RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ – April 24, 2017 – Today Samsung Electronics America, Inc., a global leader in commercial display technology, is showcasing its latest portfolio of display solutions at the 2017 National Association of Broadcasters show (NAB) from April 24 – 27 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Samsung’s line up of display technology plays an important role in delivering on set and on screen content for broadcasters and producers Direct View LED, LCD Videowall, impressive 4K UHD lineup and SSD technologies will be featured in Booth # SU4405 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
“With Samsung high quality displays, broadcasters can be confident that what they are viewing on set is delivering the same image quality in the home.” said Kevin Schroll, Director of Smart Signage Product Group, Samsung Electronics America. “The cost-effective technology is easy to use, easy to manage, and features life-like visual content making it easier for broadcast companies to transform and elevate any environment for the most elite viewing experience possible.”
Samsung displays built for broadcast and production solutions deliver high dynamic range, offering accurate color reproduction, blackest blacks and whitest whites, while offering consistent and out of the box calibration.
Samsung Product Highlights at the Booth
4K UHD Edge-lit LED Displays
The NEW QM98F 98” Edge-Lit 4K UHD LED Smart Signage Display is the newest edition to the expansive 4K line-up. With 3840 x 2160 UHD resolution, this display delivers stunning life-like image quality, creating a high-impact way to communicate 24/7 in retail spaces, hospitality, corporate boardrooms, healthcare environments. The QM98F will be featured along with the entire family of Edge-Lit 4K displays including the 49”, 55”, 65”, 75” and 85”.
Fine Pixel Pitch Direct-View LED
The IF015H is a NEW 1.5mm Fine Pitch Indoor Direct-View LED module offering significant improvements in image quality; including HDR – high-dynamic range, elevated grey scale, and improved calibration. This product line boasts front and rear access allowing for ease of service. Included in the line are also the 2.0mm and 2.5mm Fine Pixel Pitch options. Direct-View LED technology provides businesses with the flexibility to seamlessly expand and align screen composition to fit the exact need in their studio space without sacrificing performance. The advanced factory calibration included in the LED modules deliver color and brightness uniformity equivalent to LCD videowall based technology, providing broadcast professionals an option to fine-tune their color even further with the advanced color management tool, which provides a simple, user-friendly interface. The Indoor Fine Pixel Pitch Direct-View LED Solutions also feature both FHD and UHD capable Signal Boxes (S-Box) that delivers content to the video wall, as well as houses the display’s MagicInfo professional content management software and media player functionality.
Extreme Narrow Bezel LCD Videowall Solutions
The NEW UH55F-E videowall provides unmatched color accuracy and brightness uniformity through precise calibration and panel technology. The 700-nit brightness and extremely narrow 1.7mm bezel to bezel model yields a virtually seamless, life-like viewing experience. Additionally, the videowall eliminates the need for graphic cards with Daisy Chain through use of DisplayPort (DP) 1.2 or HDMI port. Designed for 24/7 operation, this videowall creates opportunities for broadcasters with best-in-class reliability– critical in the fast-paced studio environment.
Award-Winning Storage and Memory Solutions
Samsung’s portfolio includes the 960 PRO and EVO, the newest internal SSDs ideal for high-end workstations; the Portable SSD T3 for data needs on-the-go; and the latest memory card line-up including the EVO Plus, EVO and PRO Plus microSD cards providing professionals with expanded memory for 360-degree video recorders, action cameras, virtual reality, drones, and more. As the worldwide leader in advanced memory solutions, Samsung helps media and entertainment industry professionals boost efficiency and productivity with its solid state drives (SSDs) and memory solutions. With Samsung’s ultra-high performance and high-density SSD and memory card portfolio, production professionals and content creators experience greater efficiency with blazing-fast read and write speeds and increased capacity for high-resolution photography and 4K video recording. With Samsung SSDs and memory cards, users can manipulate in real-time large data sets of video, audio and images, and significantly decrease processing time for data intensive operations.
NAB Pavilion Discussion including a discussion on Samsung’s New 3D 360 Camera
Josh Dixon, Head of 3D 360 Production, will also be presenting with Forrester Vice President and Principal Analyst J.P. Gownder at 2:30 p.m. PST on Wednesday, April 26 at the NAB Pavilion in a fireside chat titled, “Innovate Customer and Employee Interactions.” The No. 1 technology priority for business in 2017 is to increase the use of innovative technologies to drive unique customer and employee interactions. Whether it’s enhancing worker productivity or enriching customer experiences, the virtual world is expanding to include more and more entertainment and business scenarios. Join to hear about how electronics vendors are amplifying digital visualization, and find out why Samsung Electronics is entering the immersive 3D 360 camera market with a device that unleashes the full potential of immersive technology.