Samsung In Final Talks For Launching Google TV Devices

Posted Nov 22, 2011

Samsung Electronics is in final talks with Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) about launching Google TV devices according to the head of Samsung’s TV division. Google TV currently comes built-in on various Sony TV models and on Logitech set-top boxes. Google TV allows consumers to access websites, videos, and apps from their TVs.

Samsung’s president of the TV division Yoon Boo-keun said that the company is planning on launching Google TV at an event next year. Google launched a revamped version of Google TV in October. Yoon also said that Samsung is planning on unveiling TVs featuring next-generation OLED displays at the CES event this January in Las Vegas.