Royal Albert Hall makes Samsung official display supplier27 August 2012
Samsung Electronics has signed a deal to become the official screen supplier to the Royal Albert Hall for the next two years.
The SMART LED 3D screen manufacturer has already installed dozens of displays at the world famous venue and is set to implement more of the devices as part of the Royal Albert Hall’s commitment to continued improvement to future generations and for public benefit.
Positioned front of house and backstage the screens will add a valuable dimension to the audience and performer experience by providing vital visitor information throughout the day as well as footage from the shows during events.
Graham Long, vice president corporate sales & IT solutions, Samsung UK & Ireland said: “This new partnership is testament to Samsung’s strength in display technology. Through our leading-edge products we are set to improve the viewing experience for audiences at the world’s most famous stage, as well as providing performers with the technology to support them on stage.”
Michelle Aland, head of sponsorship and corporate partnerships at the Royal Albert Hall said: “We are delighted to announce our affiliation with Samsung Electronics. As a world leader in digital technology they were the obvious choice as the Hall always looks to provide a first-class experience to our customers. We expect, as with all strong partnerships, the relationship will grow and prosper in time with more exciting advancements for our mutual customers.”
The Samsung products now installed at Royal Albert Hall include: 24 LCD Monitors (22in LT22A300EW) – positioned back of house; four UE46 Large Format Displays – two at Door 12 and two at Door six – these eco-friendly screens feature a super slim bezel and a built-in media player; and a 40in D6530 Series 6 SMART 3D Full HD LED TV and a further 46in D6100 Series 6 SMART 3D Full HD LED TV – both positioned back of house.