A 146-inch television will soon be available for purchase

A 146-inch television will soon be available for purchase

Another issue is that 8k content doesn't really exist yet, so Samsung is saying it's using proprietary AI technology to turn that 4k resolution content into 8k.

Somehow, the term "big-screen TV" doesn't seem to do justice to Samsung's newest monster.

Of course, all of these technologies will be much more expensive than conventional sets, but they are important technologies, because they can often go where conventional TVs are a tough fit. This means that the TV display can be made smaller if required. In fact, the manufacturer called it a "world's first" during its unveiling at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Last Vegas. While that phrase sounds like typical PR/marketing hyperbole, we are actually inclined to trust Samsung's diagnosis in this case.

Samsung Electronics on Monday introduced "The Wall", the world's first modular microLED television.

Samsung QUHD 4K CES 2018
A 146-inch television will soon be available for purchase

Photos of The Wall at CES are posted below. Like OLED, micro LED tech creates light and color right inside a TV's pixels themselves and thus doesn't require any sort of large, bulky LED backlight arrays.

You see, the Korean giant has been focusing its efforts on setting itself apart from its rivals with a number of unusual TV sets. Likewise, the TV can also lower even further to offer just enough space for news updates, weather, or other info.

LG OLED technology has created a new high-end category of displays that delivers an awe-inspiring picture with flawless blacks and incredible color, even from wide viewing angles, unlike any LCD/LED display. In other words, aside from its ridiculous size, The Wall is as close to the flawless new TV as we've seen so far from any brand. This type of screen has many advantages, displaying bright colors and deep blacks with wide viewing angles. At 146 inches of diagonal screen size, The Wall is nearly as big as most average walls, with its dimensions measuring in at 10 feet wide and 6 feet tall. OLED reached 270,000 shipment units in November as falling prices pushed the sweet spot purchases around 55-inches and above, offering genuine UHD and 4K down into the budget range...

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