Samsung Smart School at GESS 2012
Samsung Electronics Co, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, today introduced the next generation Microsoft Surface at the Gulf Education Supplies and Solutions (GESS) exhibition. The event is taking place at the Dubai World Trade Center from February 28th to March 1st, 2012.
Building on the innovation of the first generation Microsoft Surface and Samsung's leading display technology, the upgraded Surface features the unique PixelSense technology, which gives LCD panels the power to see without the use of cameras. At GESS, Samsung will demonstrate how the Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft Surface can be implemented in educational institutions across the region.
"Classrooms in UAE and across the GCC can benefit from harnessing revolutionary digital technologies to provide students with a superior learning environment. Schools and universities can position themselves at the forefront of this transformation by implementing the use of revolutionary devices such as the Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft Surface. With its technologically advanced and unique features, the Surface can easily facilitate an interactive, collaborative and intuitive learning experience in all classrooms," said Madhav Narayan, Regional Director, GCC, Enterprise Business at Samsung Gulf Electronics.
Showcased under the theme 'Interactive Smart Classroom Solutions' at GESS, the Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft Surface can be used in Digital Resource Centre at educational institutes. The Surface's form factor makes it easy for a group of people to gather around it; thereby, providing an interactive and collaborative computing experience to students and teachers. Additionally, with its multi-touch feature, SUR40 is an ideal device for students and teachers to conduct group learning sessions, projects and activities.
The Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft Surface is fitted with 40-inch touch screen that enables unparalleled multi-user experiences in full HD 1080p. Using the revolutionary PixelSense technology, the Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft Surface delivers a holistic learning experience. The product is four inches thin, which makes it easy to use horizontally, hang vertically with the VESA mount, or embed in walls or custom enclosures.