Samsung makes good on its promise – shows off Evolution Kit for Smart TVs


Remember when Samsung said that customers will be able to upgrade their old Smart TVs into current generation ones (sans panel) via a simple upgrade via their Evolution Kit? Well, the Korean firm has made good on that promise and has unveiled the first ever Evolution Kit upgrade for their 2012 Smart TV models. While Samsung has not given detailed specifics about what’s new in the Evolution Kit, the firm has said that the Evolution Kit upgrade puts the CPU, memory and GPU of your old Smart TV to the  to the level of the latest model.

The new kit will also supposedly enhance Samsung’s Smart Interaction features such as voice and motion control. In addition, once the Evolution Kit is attached to the slot, the 2012 Smart Hub will be automatically upgraded to the 2013 version. No word on pricing or availability for the kit has been mentioned.