The Wall/Courtesy of Samsung Electronics

Innovative technology recognized with top prize

Samsung Electronics said May 9 that its modular micro-LED display, The Wall, was named the Display of the Year by the Society for Information Display (SID).

The product features pure black images, true color, and unmatched clarity to deliver a revolutionary viewing experience, a Samsung official said.

We are honored to be recognized with such a prestigious industry award,” Samsung Executive Vice President Kim Seog-gi said.

We are very proud of the technological advancement and innovation embodied by The Wall and see this display really pushing the entire industry forward.”

The Wall refers to a large-format modular display based on micro-LED technology, which boasts of inherent color qualities producing vibrant-yet-natural colors.

The Seoul-based company said that The Wall has great commercial potential because its slim and bezel-less infinity design and modular build allow the display to blend subtly into its surroundings.

We are delighted to award Samsung Electronics the Display of the Year Award for its modular micro-LED Display, The Wall,” said Wei Chen, chairman of the SID’s display industry awards committee.

The Display Industry Awards are SID’s highest honor, presented to recognize the best display products of applications introduced to the market during the previous calendar year.”

He also noted that “On behalf of SID, we would like to commend Samsung’s ongoing commitment to innovation and to helping shape the future of display performance and solutions.”

Samsung Electronics is Korea’s largest company by any measure. It is also a flagship subsidiary of Samsung Group, the leading business conglomerate in Asia’s fourth-largest economy.


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