SUR40 | Samsung
Microsoft has rebranded its original Surface massively multitouch technology as PixelSense, formerly only the name of the optical sensor it used, after launching the Surface line of tablets.
Microsoft Surface 2.0 app NUIverse is a universe simulator that supports Natural User Interface for zooming, panning, and more with all your fingers. The app is shown off on the new Samsung SUR40 running Surface 2.0 in the video below, and while it is lengthy, it's also one of the most impressive tech demos we've seen.
Microsoft's second-generation Surface tabletop, also known as Samsung SUR40 and on pre-order since November, is now shipping. The 40-inch multitouch LCD with Full HD, 1920 x 1080 resolution is protected by Gorilla Glass and features Microsoft's PixelSense technology.
It wouldn't be CES without a demo of Microsoft's Surface technology, but this year is a little different — it's very close to being an actual product. We took it upon ourselves to visit the Samsung booth to check out the Korean manufacturer's SUR40, which should be shipping this month.
Samsung has begun mass production of its 40-inch PixelSense multitouch LCD panels, which form the base of the SUR40 Microsoft Surface table.