Samsung showed off their Tizen TV Prototype at the Tizen Developer Conference in San Francisco last month, with the promise that the Tizen Samsung TV SDK 1.0 Beta would be released in early July, and right on track, its LAUNCHED !!!! Now developers can begin developing or porting applications to the Tizen TV platform. The released toolset includes an Eclipse based Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and a Web Simulator for testing TV apps on your PC.

Main Features

  • Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
  • Web Simulator
  • Debugger
  • HTML, JS, CSS code editing
  • Templates for Tizen TV applications
  • Packaging Features

Web Simulator

  • Light-weight tool for testing TV Web Apps on the PC
  • Support for HTML5
  • Web Simulator supported html5 media formats : ogg/ogv, MP4

Debugger (Web Inspector)

  • Code inspection
  • JavaScript debugger
  • Network & Resource profiling

Getting the SDK

The Tizen TV 1.0 is available for download right now with Windows, Linux and Mac versions:

Download SDKSizeRelease DateDownload
SDK Download for Windows 32bit406 MB2014-07-0166
SDK Download for Windows 64bit406 MB2014-07-0189
SDK Download for Linux 32bit415 MB2014-07-0123
SDK Download for Linux 64bit415 MB2014-07-0125
SDK Download for Mac OS 64bit411 MB2014-07-0123

IDE Relevant Version Information

  • Eclipse Indigo (3.7)
  • Requires Java Standard  Edition (Java SE) version 1.7 or higher

Please install the Java Runtime Environment (JRE):
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html

SDK System Requirements

Processor : Dual Core 1.5GHz / Single Core 3GHz or higher RAM : 2 GB or higher OS (32bit and 64bit supported):

  • Windows 7 (recommendation), Windows XP Service Pack 2 or higher
  • Mac OS X : Intel-based hardware, OS versions  10.6 and above.
  • Linux: Tested on Ubuntu 12.x
  • Screen resolution : 1280 x 1024 or higher
  • HDD : 5GB or higher

SDK Guide documents

 

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