The web-infused television may not be shown off at the show in Las Vegas, but Samsung will "probably" be able to reveal the expected release date of its Google TV television in January.
Boo-keun, head of Samsung's TV division, said, "The product will be revealed next year for sure but not at the CES in January, although we would probably be able to comment on the release date in Las Vegas."
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More time please
With the company hanging fire on the Google TV side of things, what else can we expect from Samsung at CES 2012?
While we admire any company that can stick its hands up and say "we need more time to perfect a product", time's a-ticking for Samsung with LG and Sony both also thought to be developing Google-TV-integrated television sets as well.
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