All of Samsung’s new sensible TVs run Tizen, stream TV to your telephone
This summer time Samsung confirmed off prototype HDTVs powered by its homegrown Tizen OS (pictured above and within the gallery), and issues have apparently progressed far sufficient for the corporate to go all-in on the software program subsequent yr. Whereas Tizen hasn’t taken over on telephones or smartwatches but, Samsung says each one in every of its 2015 sensible TVs will probably be based mostly on it. So what can the TVs do? Aside from run PlayStation Now for cloud-streamed gaming, they will stream TV to Samsung cellular units which are close by. It makes use of Bluetooth LE to detect units in vary, then WiFi Direct for the connection, and may work even when the TV is off.
- Key specs
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- Sort Cellular / embedded OS
- Supply mannequin Open
- Structure sixty four-bit, 32-bit
- Introduced 2011-09-27