Samsung is kicking off 2021 with The First Look – the occasion would be the starting of a “new imaginative and prescient for screens”. In different phrases, this might be about TVs and can function a preview of what’s to return at CES subsequent week.
This occasion will seemingly characteristic microLED TVs. Final month ETNews reported that Samsung is getting ready a big funding in amenities to mass produce microLED panels. Ultimately yr’s First Look Samsung unveiled a lineup of microLED, QLED 8K and Life-style TVs forward of their detailed presentation at CES.
Shows apart, the corporate may also “introduce its newest creations, applied sciences, and a brand new imaginative and prescient for a sustainable and inclusive future”. The occasion begins at 16:00 UTC, the YouTube stream is embedded under so you may watch alongside.
If you’re not conversant in microLED, the expertise is just like OLED in that each pixel emits its personal mild, there’s no backlight. Nevertheless, it improves on conventional weaknesses of OLED, together with low brightness (Samsung’s microLED shows can hit 5,000 nits), and doesn’t undergo from burn in.
Subsequent up on Samsung’s calendar is the CES presentation scheduled for January 11, which is able to complement right now’s occasion. After that the corporate will swap from massive electronics to pocketable ones – the Galaxy S21 Unpacked occasion is arising on January 16.