Samsung Announces 3 TVs for 2022 With NFT Trading Capability

Three models for 2022 feature an “intuitive, integrated platform for discovering, purchasing and trading digital artwork.”

AccessTimeIconJan 3, 2022 at 8:35 a.m. UTC
Updated May 11, 2023 at 5:21 p.m. UTC

Samsung Electronics announced three TV models for 2022 that will enable NFT trading on the set, the company said on its website on Monday.

  • The application features an “intuitive, integrated platform for discovering, purchasing and trading digital artwork through MICRO LED, Neo QLED and The Frame,” the three new TV models.
  • NFTs (non-fungible tokens), feature prominently in the metaverse, a superset of virtual reality, augmented reality and the internet, writes CoinDesk reporter Eli Tan in his deep dive into the phenomenon.
  • “NFTs will also play a foundational role in the metaverse, giving people complete ownership of their characters, accrued in-game items and even virtual land. An NFT of a 259-parcel virtual estate in Decentraland recently sold for more than $900,000, the largest sale to date,” Tan wrote in August.


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