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The Samsung SUR40 multitouch table was retired on December 2013, but many customers ask for it

Samsung SUR40 No Longer? No Problem

Samsung SUR40 is a multitouch table of 40 inches with full HD resolution can recognize up to 50 simultaneous touches. The cost at launch was around 10,000$. The product was very appreciated and it was considered very innovative.
The touch sensor was based on a cameras system, at that time very sophisticated. This technology is very sensitive to light, just expose the touch table to a source of direct light that the touch stops working. I saw many installations completely blocked in fairs and events due to sunlight or artificial lighting too bright. Fortunately with modern touch tables based on capacitive technology that does not happen anymore.

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