Samsung Launches Weatherproof Terrace TV and Soundbar.| Samsung recently announced the expansion of its Home Entertainment lifestyle portfolio with the addition of what the company refers to as ‘The First QLED 4K Outdoor TV‘. called ‘The Terrace‘, the device recently launched in the US and Canada, and will roll out to Germany, Australia, New Zealand and select markets later this year. ‘Professional models‘ from Terrace will also be launched for enterprises at the end of this yearsaid Samsung.
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According to Samsung, the Terrace TV was specially designed with the weather in mind. It is protected against water-resistant and dust-resistant elements, as indicated by its IP55 rating. It is also equipped for easy installation outdoors in a variety of settingssaid the company.
In terms of tech specs, the Terrace provides a brightness level of 2,000 nits, essential for clear outdoor visibility. It has a high MR240 motion rate for motion-intensive content, such as sports. It also features an anti-reflective coating to minimize unwanted glare. This TV also has adaptive picture technology to optimize content for its environment.
On the software side, Terrace runs Samsung’s IoT platform, Tizen. It also comes with Samsung TV Plus, a free linear TV video service with over 120 channels. There’s also the preloaded Samsung Health, which launches in the US next week. Terrace also supports several voice assistants, including Bixby, Amazon Alexa, and soon, Google Assistant.
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Along with Terrace TV, Samsung also launched the Terrace Soundbar for outdoor activities. According to the company, the soundbar offers dynamic sound that is redefining the dimensions of the home theater. “IIt packs powerful, clear audio for a truly immersive outdoor home theater experiencesaid the company.
The Terrace Soundbar comes with distortion-cancelling technology that helps deliver deep, clear bass from the built-in woofer. It also offers Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, allowing it to be paired with a Terrace TV or with other devices. It also comes with an IP55 rating as does the display indicating weather resistance.