Samsung Electronics revealed its largest-ever 3D-ready Onyx screen at Capital Cinema located in the Xicheng district in Beijing, China at a grand opening ceremony on December 7. This high-tech display installed at Capital Theater combines 4K resolution, HDR picture quality and peak brightness level of 88fL — almost six times greater than standard projector technologies. The Onyx LED technology is also 3D-ready and Digital Cinema Initiatives (DCI)-certified. “Our new Onyx display reflects a momentous step for the industry, as we usher in the next generation of cinema around the globe. We’re excited to partner with Capital Cinema to help showcase the new industry standard for picture quality on the big screen,” said Seog-gi Kim, Executive Vice President of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics. Read more for two more videos and additional information.
Samsung’s “The Wall” is touted as the world’s first consumer modular MicroLED TV, measuring in at a massive 146-inches. Thanks to its module-based, bezel-less design, this display enables users to customize their television to the size and shape of their choice. Plus, the modular screen can be used to create a wall-sized display, or just used to increase their traditional screen size to suit a new room in any living space. Unfortunately, there’s no word yet on pricing or availability. Read more for a hands-on video and additional information.
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This followup to the Vivo NEX, which featured a pop-up selfie camera and a true full-screen display, the NEX 2 builds upon its predecessor in a dual screen way. In addition to the dual screens, with the main one being nearly bezel-free, it features an in-display fingerprint scanner, an RGB LED-illuminated “Lunar Ring” on the back that lights up for notifications, and possibly a time-of-flight camera – a range imaging camera system that resolves distance based on the known speed of light, measuring the time-of-flight of a light signal between the camera and the subject for each point of the image. Read more for two additional spy shots and information.
Samsung’s UH750 28″ QLED 4K Display blends quantum dots with 1 billion shades of color to present images vividly and accurately, all for $349 shipped, today only, originally $499.99. Samsung’s Picture-by-Picture capabilities let you connect to two different devices at the same time while still maintaining the original image quality. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Whether Samsung’s new foldable phone will be called the Galaxy X or Galaxy F, nobody really knows yet, but one thing’s for sure, at least one device with the company’s new Infinity Flex Display is coming. If you missed the official unveiling, this foldable smartphone will automatically transfer the screen’s contents in the folded-up “closed” position to the “open” position. Read more for additional pictures and information.
ViewSonic’s XG2700-4K 27″ 60Hz 4K Gaming Monitor with FreeSync delivers stunning definition and color for highly immersive gameplay with 3840×2160 resolution, all for $349.99 shipped, today only, originally $529.99. This incredible alchemy of detail and color are fully realized with VESA Adaptive-Sync technology, a combination that delivers tear-free, picture-perfect gaming every time. A fast 5ms response time and low input lag also provides smooth screen performance free from blurring or ghosting. Product page. Read more for another video and additional information.
Samsung’s Justin Denison unveiled the company’s prototype folding smartphone at the developer conference yesterday, and despite being heavily disguised, it was easy to see that the device could open to reveal a 7.3-inch display, perfect for entertainment options. This was made possible due to an Infinity Flex Display that folds from a 5-inch LCD to a 7.3-inch flexible OLED panel. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
Samsung officially unveiled its “Infinity Flex Display” today on a smartphone-like device that can be unfolded. The device itself was housed in a larger case to “obscure the form factor,” but as you can see, there’s a standard outer display on the front, but when unfolded, a large 7.3″ display on the inside is revealed. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
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TCL’s 49S405 49″ 4K Ultra HD Roku Smart LED TV could be the best in its class at this price point, and you can pick one up for just $339.99 shipped, today only, originally $479.99. Transform your smartphone or tablet into a full-function Roku remote with voice control, the ability to browse and add new channels, even listen to TV audio on headphones connected to your mobile device. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and more information.
There have been rumors of Samsung releasing a foldable smartphone for years, but even before Mobile World Congress rolls around, Royole Corporation has unveiled an actual prototype of such a device, called FlexPai. This tablet-sized phone can be folded into a book-sized package, but unfortunately, this iteration cannot yet fold flat. Continue reading to see a video of it in-action.