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UNxxB7000 UNxxB8000 3D Support Firmware Update Not Possible?

by -Tolik / March 22, 2010 8:46 AM PDT

I'm sure this has been disgust before but I failed to find it.

Is Samsungs first generation "LED" TVs not 3D capable EVER?!

What is the limitation of the TV? That it cant be patched to have a firmware to support 3D? The Sony PS3 is getting a firmware patch to play 3D content. Exactly whats not allowing the 6000 7000 and 8000 LED TV's play 3D content?

Thank you.

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by -Tolik / March 22, 2010 8:50 AM PDT

errrr.... "discussed" I love spell check Wink

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UNxxB7000 UNxxB8000 3D Support Firmware Update Not Possible?
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / March 23, 2010 9:55 AM PDT


The 3-D processing that is done inside of the television makes it not possible, as well as the new HDMI 1.4 High Speed requirement. Firmware can't install the hardware. I can't speak for how the game consoles will be addressing this, but even they may also need 3-D televisions to play the 3-D content with the patch.


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oops.. to clarify....
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / March 23, 2010 9:57 AM PDT

The above post from me refers to the 2009 television models.

I didn't want to answer the question and cause confusion. Sorry about that.

Not all 2010 models will have 3-D capabilities either, and that also will be something that the consumer will not be able to add to, or upgrade to later.


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