Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation, announced that its award-winning full HD 3D entertainment products will be available to the Philippine consumers in April 2010, and the TVs will support new content and applications. As a result, Samsung will be the first company to make market-ready full HD 3D LED TVs available to Philippine consumers.
With the widest range of options in 3D home entertainment ever, including the first 3D LED TVs, 3D LCD and 3D Blu-ray PlayerSamsung continues to lead the home entertainment industry by liberating content and creating new, immersive experiences for consumers.
“The success of recent 3D movie titles is building anticipation from people who want to enjoy the richness of 3D content from the comfort of their living room,” said KyungChull Park, President & CEO of Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation. “We are confident that by being first to market with the best integrated technology and approach, we have the best opportunity to capitalize on the market anticipation and continue to strengthen our leadership in 2010. Samsung continues to lead the industry by being the first in the market to deliverfull HD 3D LED TV — with the widest range of options of 3D home entertainment ever with a full line up of Flat Panel TVs, Blu-ray Player, and 3D Glasses – and we are lining up the best 3D content for our TVs to fuel adoption.”
Total Solution Support for Samsung 3D
With a comprehensive line up of 3D TV and AV products, proprietary 3D glasses developed by Samsung and strong content partnerships, Samsung is the leader in delivering a comprehensive 3D offering.
Starting with the LED Series 8 & 7, the LCD Series 7 TVs and the BD-C6900 Blu-ray player, the first 3D models will roll out in key markets beginning April, with additional models coming in by second half of the year. The products, which were unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, have already earned industry recognition, including receiving the top awards such as Best of CES and CES Innovation Honoree Awards.
Recognizing the need for strong content offering, Samsung also recently announced it has joined forces with DreamWorks Animation and Technicolor to accelerate the worldwide deployment of in-home 3D to mainstreamconsumers . The solution includes a broad line-up of 3D-capable HDTVs from Samsung, its new 3D Blu-ray disc player, and an exclusive promotion that includes a first-time feature-length, 3D Blu-ray version of DreamWorks Animation’s 2009 release, “Monsters vs. Aliens.”
Samsung 3D TVs that will be launched on April will also be able to convert normal 2D contents to 3D in real time. Thus, eliminating the current problem of having limited 3D softwares in the market.
All of the 3D models will feature built-in Ethernet connection, wireless-ready capabilities, and Internet@TV, which provides access to the world’s first HDTV-based application store Samsung Apps. Samsung also announced that several new content providers will be delivering content and applications to the Samsung Apps store. Finally, outstanding design and energy-saving features will ensure that the 3D products fit with the sophisticated taste and environmental awareness of the modern consumer.
Samsung 3D Powered by Unique Technology
Samsung’s 3D products all include Samsung’s proprietary built-in 3D processor and emitter that is optimized for, and enables compatibility, with multiple 3D standards including half andfull HD resolution formats as well as the Blu-ray Disc Association approved “Blu-ray 3D” standard. In addition, Samsung’s 3D system delivers a picture using a full color spectrum for incredible depth and perfect clarity. For those who want to add the third dimension to their regular TV viewing, Samsung included in its 3D processor an auto-conversion technology that renders 2D content into 3D in real time.Consumers can add a level of depth and clarity to a live football game, with the simple push of a button.
*About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2008 consolidated sales of US$96 billion. Employing approximately 164,600 people in 179 offices across 61 countries, the company consists of seven independently operated business units: Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, Semiconductor and LCD. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips, mobile phones and TFT-LCDs.
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