Samsung transforms television viewing experience with new Smart TV range

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Samsung Electronics has reinforced its technology leadership through the introduction of its new Smart TV line up that responds to consumer demand for premium design, smarter features, superior picture quality, and larger screen sizes.

Samsung’s new flagship Smart LED television series allows users to enjoy seamless navigation, intuitive control and personalised user experiences.

“In 2013, we will strengthen our legacy of introducing televisions that have the best in class design, superior performance as well as feature innovations that our customers have grown to love us for. Consumers require innovation and Samsung has responded to this need by launching televisions that are clearly category defining products,” Samsung Consumer Electronics Senior Vice President S.K. Kim said.

“These products have given our consumers a reason to upgrade and what we are witnessing in India is a dramatic transition from CRT to Flat Panel TVs and now to Smart TVs.”

Samsung recently announced the introduction of 20 new Smart television models across its flagship series 8/7 and 6 as well as series 5500 of LED televisions. Designed to deliver the ultimate lean back experience to consumers, the Samsung LED TVs-F8000 and F7500, are the first Samsung televisions to feature a quad-core processor.

Available in 46”, 55” and 65” class screen sizes, the F8000 and F7500 series features an ultra-thin profile, a quarter-inch thick bezel and stands that are truly spell binding. Both the F8000 and F7500 series offer brighter, more vibrant pictures with richer colours, deeper black levels and higher contrasts.

Their ultra-thin design profile and TV stands; Arc style in F8000 make the TVs appear to be floating in the air. The F8000 is also among Samsung’s first line of Smart TVs equipped with Intelligent Viewing, which creates an optimised picture quality dependent on the source of content, and a quad-core processor, making it even easier and faster for consumers to toggle between apps, online services and on-air TV.

Also, the F8000 and F7500 provide advanced smart interaction that responds to your motion and voice in a more intuitive way making it easier for you to navigate and control your TV. With the newly improved smart interaction, users can now rotate images, or simply zoom in and out with two hands.

Voice control capabilities have also been enhanced. Samsung Smart TV is now able to understand more than 300 commands with much better language recognition rates.

In addition, a new Smart Touch Control is provided with the Samsung’s new Smart TVs, wherein all number keys have been replaced by a touch pad, on which users can simply write the channel number they want and flip and scroll the screen. It can also control devices made by other manufacturers through a very simple set-up.

Samsung is providing consumers with a simpler way to embrace the discovery of new content and experiences with a completely redesigned Smart Hub. The 2013 Smart Hub provides consumers with an easy way to organise and navigate personalised content through an updated interface and dynamic thumbnail previews within three newly designed panels: apps; photos, videos and music.

The new apps panel of Samsung’s Smart Hub allows users to display up to 30 app icons on one page, which users can customise so that their favourite apps are easy to access. Combined with Samsung’s enhanced Motion Control – which allows users to swipe, pinch to zoom, or use a flip motion to easily move between Smart Hub panels, consumers can now navigate and control their TV like never before.

This advanced TV user experience has been expanded to smartphones and tablets, thanks to Samsung’s leadership in connectivity. Viewers can use their devices as a remote control or simultaneously enjoy two different pieces of content from a TV or Blu-ray player on a second screen.

They can also mirror their Smart TV content on a tablet to take it with them around the home. “Our 2013 Smart TVs, offer effortless, intuitive ways for consumers to discover and share more of the content they love while creating the ultimate home entertainment experience.” Kim sated.     

Helping consumers prepare for the future, Samsung is delivering on its promise of bringing evolutionary capabilities to its TVs with the introduction of its Evolution Kit. Available on select Series 7, 8 and 9 Smart TVs, the Evolution Kit provides both software and hardware updates that include access to the 2013 Smart Hub and other Smart features, and transforms the set’s dual-core CPU to quad-core, resulting in faster internal processing speeds.

Samsung’s flagship 2013 Smart TVs will also be equipped with slots for future Evolution kits. The 2013 Samsung Smart television range, available in screen sizes between 32” to 65”.

Samsung LED TV Series F5100, F4800, F4100 provides easier connectivity options through its key feature ConnectShare Transfer, which allows consumers to share content between devices via USB, eliminating the need for a computer.

The ConnectShare Transfer feature was developed especially keeping in mind feedback from consumers and was worked on by the Company’s R&D centre. These LED TV series offer two USB ports on the side of the TV to plug in pen drives, smartphones or other storage devices, resulting in a more convenient, and efficient home entertainment experience.

Designed to delight, these television series offers amazing picture quality created by Samsung wide colour enhancer and clean view that deliver richer colours while deleting digital noise. They also feature Triple Protector that ensures protection against electrical surges, lightning as well as humidity.

Samsung LED TV Series F5100, F4800, F4100 are available in screen sizes between 22” to 46” across Series 4 and 5. The F4800 series of LED TVs is sound oriented with Front woofer and speakers, having 800 PMPO Sound.

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