Samsung Shovels Skype into LED 7000 and 8000 Series HDTVs
"Our consumers want their televisions to be a 'one-stop-shop' for entertainment and communication delivered with the highest quality," said Kevin Kyungshik Lee, Vice President of Visual Display at Samsung Electronics. "Including Skype on our TVs meets that expectation perfectly. We're trhilled that Samsung's consumers can now use our TVs to experience the rich video and voice communication that hundreds of millions of Skype users worldwide enjoy."
Koreans get first crack at the new tech with compatible HDTVs shipping right away, while the rest of the world will have to wait until sometime in the first half of 2010.