— Samsung’s most visually impactful digital signage solutions will be on show at the first InfoComm Southeast Asia event —
Bangkok – May 14, 2019 – Samsung Electronics Co. today announced its strategic participation in the inaugural InfoComm Southeast Asia, which will be taking place from May15 -17, in Bangkok, Thailand. The dedicated exhibition and conference platform, debuting in Southeast Asia this year, will see Samsung showcasing its latest revolutionary commercial display solutions, demonstrating its leadership in the digital signage industry, and outlining its business strategy and vision for the Southeast Asia market.
Samsung’s participation in InfoComm Southeast Asia is part of its wider strategy to strengthen and continue its digital signage leadership in the region. The showcase at InfoComm Southeast Asia demonstrates Samsung’s unique ability of delivering tailored display solutions for numerous industries and verticals, including retail, quick service restaurants, digital out-of-home (DOOH) advertising, corporate, entertainment, hospitality and security. Samsung also offers a more powerful visual alternative in display technologies for the region’s professionals, customers and institutional end-users.
As part of the showcase at InfoComm Southeast Asia, Samsung will be showcasing The Wall Professional — its critically acclaimed and award-winning, large-format Micro LED display for the first time in the region. Samsung will also introduce its new 82” QLED 8K Signage, which was recently crowned with multiple industry awards. A host of Samsung’s latest dynamic and versatile commercial displays, including its 2019 4K UHD signage line-up, Semi-Outdoor OMN/OMN-D Series, Full-Outdoor OHN/OHN-D Series and its interactive digital flip chart, the Samsung Flip, will also be exhibited.
A next-generation display, The Wall is a large-format modular display that redefines what it means to deliver a one-of-a-kind visual experience. Equipped with a flexible configuration that is customizable to a variety of sizes and ratios from 73” (2K) to 292” (8K), The Wall is ideal for luxury residences and business purposes, no matter its spatial and aesthetic needs. Equipped with a slim, bezel-less infinity design, and sleek, seamless surface, the display blends subtly into its surroundings — a perfect fit for any luxury space, and an enhancement to the environment’s beauty, sophistication and elegance.
The Wall boasts luxury in design and also in performance. The modular display delivers perfect black levels for unparalleled contrast and immaculate detail, through the fusion of an exceptionally black base with a unique ultra-low reflection technology. Powered by Samsung’s industry-leading picture quality engine, The Wall’s innovative Micro LED chip technology provides superior colour purity, with advanced HDR and HDR 10+ capabilities to render optimum peak brightness and accurate grayscale expression for true-to-life imagery.
With cutting-edge picture quality and radiant design, The Wall provides a truly innovative and opulent display experience, that will change the future of display technology.
Samsung QLED 8K Signage
Offering the highest resolution in the market and supported by intelligent AI-powered upscaling technology, QLED 8K signage is a truly remarkable solution for businesses looking to display impactful content like never before. Businesses and advertisers are now able to produce content at a lower cost and resolution, and still display in stunning 8K quality to capture the attention of potential customers.
The new slim design, at less than 40mm deep, provides hassle-free installation by adopting Samsung’s advanced optical technology and blends into any environment in portrait or landscape mode. With a resolution of 7,680 x 4,320 pixels, individual pixels in an image become imperceptible to the human eye. Its minimal design also aesthetically enhances any customer environment, making it at one with its surroundings. The display also features HDR10+ along with 4,000 nit peak brightness, Quantum Light Control and provides 100 percent Color Volume, presenting rich pictures.
The QLED 8K Signage was named the winner of the AV News Award in the Digital Signage Innovation of the Year category and the Best of Show award at Integrated Systems Europe 2019 given by industry publication Installation.
OMN/OMN-D Series: Bringing semi-outdoor signage to the world
These in-window displays available in both 46” and 55” sizes give businesses an eye-catching display solution with vivid and crisp content and excellent visibility, even in direct sunlight. Featuring 3,000 nit brightness for its window-facing screen and 1,000 nit brightness for its indoor-facing screen, with a high contrast ratio of 5,000:1 all packed in a slim and neat design.
The OMN-D series is a double-sided display that allows storefront and indoor display, increasing sales opportunities both in and out of the store simultaneously. With Wi-Fi embedded and using one electric power cord and one LAN cable, the series reduces cord clutter and increases energy efficiency.
Both displays feature dust-proof IP5X-validation and three-step overheat protection for durable performance, along with their own embedded solution, MagicINFO S6 powered by Tizen 4.0 for streamlined content management. The displays are optimized for a wide range of retail businesses from quick-service restaurants to department stores and more.
At Infocomm Southeast Asia, Samsung will also be introducing the new QMR and QBR series 4K displays that feature five models ranging from 43’’ to 75” in size, an intelligent upscaling engine and IPX5 dust-proof validation, embedded with KNOX security solution and Wi-Fi for wireless management. Created with shopping malls, retail stores and airports in mind, QMR series has 500 nit brightness and a non-glare panel. Made for smaller shops, commuter stations and terminals, QBR has 350 nit brightness. Both series are upgraded from the last with smaller bezels and more symmetric design.
VMR-U Series: Seamless Digital Menu Board without Additional Media Player
Samsung’s new system-on-chip (SoC) embedded videowall will address the growing need for flexible and dynamic contents inside Quick Service Restaurants (QSR). Across Asia and Oceania market, the market has shown growing demand to give QSR customers a vivid and unique experience through lively, immersive video wall content, while also providing them with necessary information about their menu offerings and ingredients.
The VMR-U delivers seamless content with its ultra-narrow bezel, while the MagicINFO S Player’s powerful performance creates smooth transitions between content with no lag, black screens or gaps during playback. Designed to maintain performance in various indoor environment conditions, it enables vivid and reliable content delivery for every business need with continuous 24/7 operation. The VMR-U is the perfect solution, allowing for flexible and versatile content operation with the efficiency that QSRs and the retail industry need.
IF Series LED Signage: Uplifting Clarity in Command & Control Room
Samsung will also showcase its fine pixel pitch IF Series LED Signage (P1.2 model), enacted in a Command Centre scenario during Infocomm Southeast Asia. These cutting-edge displays combine Samsung’s leading video processing technologies with HDR picture refinement to add clarity and sophistication to featured content — all with a compact, easy-to-maintain design. This includes specialized scene-by-scene adaptation technology that optimizes gradation and brightness levels within each individual content frame, to produce the most detailed and realistic picture possible.
Complementing Samsung’s extraordinary visuals is the control room solution from WEY Technology, a Swiss-based global information technology company. WEYTEC specializes in the transmission, control, distribution and display of real-time data for trading floors and command and control rooms around the world. WEYTEC makes it possible to switch and distribute all information sources in any combination to an unlimited number of desks, video walls and screens — in real time.
At Infocomm Southeast Asia, Samsung and WEYTEC, two leaders in their respective fields of display and Control Room systems, will come together to deliver a next generation control room.
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