The Challenges : What were Slate NY Challenges and needs?
Slate NY, acclaimed as New York’s “Best Sports Bar”, prides itself as being more than a sports bar and have evolved into a multi-platform entertainment venue. As an industry leader, they strive to integrate cutting-edge technology to provide world-class entertainment and stay ahead of the growing competition. With the increasing popularity of upscale sports bars, Slate NY needed to keep the competitive-edge as to audio-visual capabilities by implementing innovative technology.
What challenges did Slate NY face in the highly competitive high-end sports bar market?
Slate NY needed to bring a wow factor to their venue by integrating an advanced, cost-efficient audio-visual solution to set it apart from other venues. This meant the implementation of a cutting-edge videowall solution with narrow bezels for seamless viewing that could be easily maintained and mounted.
What did Slate NY need to accomplish to be competitive?
Progressive sports bar owners have already begun replacing traditional video equipment with digital signage to provide an impactful audio-visual experience. Slate NY sought to efficiently build stunning video walls to remain at the forefront of satisfying corporate and private event clients.
SAMSUNG Solutions : What are the Key Benefits of Samsung Displays?
To stay ahead of the competition, Slate NY installed 25 Samsung UD Series 55” displays with superb 5.5mm bezel-to-bezel width to deliver a virtually seamless viewing experience throughout the venue. Digital loop out connected all the displays to deliver equal picture quality throughout the whole video wall for immersive viewing.
- Seamless display with ultra-narrow bezels.
Build seamless video walls with UD series LED-lit displays throughout the sports bar.
- Impressive picture quality.
Achieve superior visual impact with Full HD resolution and glare-proof surface for bar customers.
- Energy consumption savings.
Have sports bar consume up to 30% less energy with direct-lit LED technology
- Enhanced picture uniformity and brightness.
Ensure brilliant picture equality throughout video walls within the sports bar for using digital loop out.
- Onboard management solution.
Eliminate the need for external processors and have sports bar staff control displays and content remotely.
The Result : What Key achievements did Slate NY accomplish?
Slate NY set about streamlining and modernizing their venue by replacing disparate video sources collected over the years with state-of-the-art Samsung video walls. This audio-visual refresh resulted in a 25% increase in foot traffic and a dramatic upsurge in event bookings. They plan on leveraging the video walls through the integration of custom graphics to transform the venue atmosphere for club nights or other events.
- Enhanced the high-end sports bar brand
Significantly increased visitors to the bar and boosted special event bookings
- Versatility of venue environment
Enabled the creation of various atmospheres for day or night events including club nights
- Raised the level of the multi-platform venue
Enhanced multi-purpose value by allowing many types of events including corporate or private
- Myriad content application in-venue
Increased range of visual material including brand images and office file content for presentations
- Image-size flexibility for optimal venue display usage
Heightened display functionality by allowing multiple small images or single large image
- Expedient installation and saved venue resources
Allowed simple deployment and management of video walls with no need for external hardware