Samsung Smart TV archive

  • Samsung Smart TV adds subscription video service Mubi, providing access to expert-picked film collections
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    Samsung Smart TV adds subscription video service Mubi, providing access to expert-picked film collections

    By 20 February 2014

    Samsung's Smart TV lineup and Smart BluRay lineup have added a subscription video-on-demand service called Mubi. The Mubi Smart TV app provides a regularly-updated collection of 30 films for €4.99 (£2.99) per month. Subscribers have unlimited streaming...

  • Samsung Smart TVs get finger gesture and improved voice controls
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    Samsung Smart TVs get finger gesture and improved voice controls

    By 23 December 2013

    The new range of Smart TVs from Samsung for 2014 will be coming with a host of improvements to gesture and voice controls. All will be unveiled at CES in January, but for now we've been told what to expect. Waving your arms about for gesture controls...

  • Vevo launches on Samsung Smart TVs for your music video obsession
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    Vevo launches on Samsung Smart TVs for your music video obsession

    By 9 October 2013

    Vevo, a popular music video streaming, has launched on Samsung's Smart TV line, the company announced. Vevo will provide access to 75,000 HD music videos and concert performances from users television sets, for the whole family to dance and gawk over...

  • Samsung Smart TVs now offer top four on-demand services
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    Samsung Smart TVs now offer top four on-demand services

    By 14 June 2013

    Samsung is the latest to add the full suite of terrestrial on-demand services to its smart TVs. The company now offers the biggest range of catch-up straight through your TV, in the form of ITV Player, Demand 5, 4oD and exclusive to Samsung, ITV Player....

  • 4oD hits Samsung Smart TVs
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    4oD hits Samsung Smart TVs

    By 25 March 2013

    Channel 4's on-demand video service 4oD has now arrived on Samsung Smart TVs. Launching on Samsung Apps, the smart TV-based app store, it brings with it 30 days of catch up as well as access to the 4oD content archive of classic shows. This means programmes...

  • Samsung to show Evolution Kit at CES 2013, upgrade your 2012 Smart TV to latest specs
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    Samsung to show Evolution Kit at CES 2013, upgrade your 2012 Smart TV to latest specs

    By 2 January 2013

    With full details to be unveiled at the forthcoming trade show, Samsung has revealed that the Smart TV Evolution Kit promised during last year's CES will be on show at this year's event. The Evolution Kit will allow owners of several of the company's...

  • Samsung Series 8 64-inch plasma TV review
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    Samsung Series 8 64-inch plasma TV review

    By 24 July 2012

    After the initial eye-blasting that a gigantic 64-inch television brings you, it is quite difficult to actually sit down and take stock of just how this Samsung plasma performs. With an asking price of £2999 this is a set that really needs to impress....

  • Samsung 2012 Smart TVs land in the UK
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    Samsung 2012 Smart TVs land in the UK

    By 24 April 2012

    If you were wowed by Samsung's line-up of TVs when they launched at CES 2012, then good news: they're available to buy in the UK now.  Leading the charge is the Samsung ES8000, packed with technology and effortlessly thin, it will hit you with both 2D...

  • Samsung adds Kinect-style features and upgradeability to its 2012 TVs
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    Samsung adds Kinect-style features and upgradeability to its 2012 TVs

    By 10 January 2012

    The Samsung ES8000 LED Smart TV, which will be available in screen sizes up to 75-inches, has a raft of new features that the consumer electronics manufacturer believes will revolutionise the way people interact with their televisions. Coming with an...

  • Angry Birds coming to Samsung Smart TVs
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    Angry Birds coming to Samsung Smart TVs

    By 9 January 2012

    Angry Birds is coming to Samsung Smart TVs soon. The games of the world-renowned and hugely successful casual game franchise will be available to download through the company's Smart Hub and rendered in Full HD. The announcement was made by Tim Baxter,...

  • PlayJam app hits Samsung Smart TVs
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    PlayJam app hits Samsung Smart TVs

    By 6 July 2011

    Back in May, Pocket-lint told you how Samsung Smart TV owners would soon be able to get their game-on through their TVs with the introduction of six Gameloft games, providing they lived in the States or Korea - not so good for people living here in the...

  • One million views for Samsung's 3D video on demand service
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    One million views for Samsung's 3D video on demand service

    By 4 July 2011

    Samsung has announced that its 3D video on demand service has surpassed the one million views milestone suggesting 3D is actually, well, popular.  Since launch 100 days ago, the service has seen an average of 10,000 views per day on the companies' Smart...

  • Samsung Smart TV's to include on demand 3D films
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    Samsung Smart TV's to include on demand 3D films

    By 13 June 2011

    Samsung continues to bolster its Smart TV range with the addition of eight on demand 3D titles. The 35-45 minute long family orientated offerings can be accessed via the 'Explore 3D' app. Launched in May was a set of 20 different music videos and various...

  • Samsung: Explore 3D is only the start for 3D video on demand
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    Samsung: Explore 3D is only the start for 3D video on demand

    By 16 May 2011

    As Pocket-lint told you earlier this morning, Samsung has become the first TV maker to launch a 3D video on demand service. And now we've had an exclusive chat with the company to find out more, including the fact that this is only the beginning phase...

  • Samsung adds 3D VOD app to Smart TV lineup
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    Samsung adds 3D VOD app to Smart TV lineup

    By 16 May 2011

    Back in March Pocket-lint told you how Samsung had rolled out a 3D video-on-demand app in its homeland, Korea, and now it's Britain's turn to get in on the 3D app fun. The new app - Explore 3D - will run on D8000, D7000, D6500, D6100, D6900 and D5520...

  • Samsung Smart TVs bulging with Gameloft and Five on Demand apps
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    Samsung Smart TVs bulging with Gameloft and Five on Demand apps

    By 13 May 2011

    Gameloft has revealed the line-up of games it's bringing to Samsung Smart TVs this year. And the Korean consumer electronics giant has also announced a partnership with UK TV channel Five to add its Five on demand service to the company's television platform...

  • Gameloft developing for Samsung Smart TVs - Virgin Media's TiVo next?
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    Gameloft developing for Samsung Smart TVs - Virgin Media's TiVo next?

    By 17 February 2011

    Digital gaming publisher Gameloft is soon to announce a partnership with Samsung to supply titles for the company's Smart TV range of sets. The games will be able to be played through the compatible connected televisions, without the need for a console...