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The biggest video scoreboard in expert sports is all set for its unveiling.
The National Football League revealed Wednesday that SoFi Stadium’s Oculus video scoreboard is now total. The 360-foot, double-sided 4K video board weighs approximately 2.2 million pounds and functions 70,000 square feet of digital LED lighting. The scoreboard likewise has more than 260 speakers consisted of in the structure, according to the NFL.
“It’s 3 times the size of the [Dallas] Cowboys video board, not that we’re taking on them on that,” Kevin Demoff, Rams chief running officer, informed CNBC in September 2019. SoFi Stadium, set to open for the 2020 NFL season, will be shared by the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers.
The Rams decreased to supply the expense of the scoreboard when reached by CNBC. Built in 2009, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ video board at AT&T Stadium cost $40 million.
Michael Gallup #13 of the Dallas Cowboys strolls to the locker space after the win over the Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium on December 29, 2019 in Arlington, Texas.
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Before the Rams’ scoreboard, the Atlanta Falcons declared to have the biggest video board in expert sports at the $1.5 billion Mercedes Benz Stadium. In 2017, the National Hockey League’s New Jersey Devils, owned by Apollo Global Management co-founder Josh Harris, promoted that it constructed the biggest in-arena scoreboard at the Prudential Center.
Rams owner Stan Kroenke independently funded SoFi Stadium, which has a $5 billion cost that might ultimately eclipse $10 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal. The complex will likewise have a 5G interactions network and high-speed WiFi to provide faster speeds. Digital ticketing will be offered by Ticketmaster through its SafeTix item.
“Our fans expect a premium technological experience and they’re going to get that,” Demoff stated.
The arena’s surrounding Hollywood Park school will likewise include retail and workplace and will be the brand-new house the league’s NFL Media and NFL Network homes beginning in 2021.
SoFi Stadium is likewise set to host Super Bowl in 2022, the NCAA College Football Playoff National Championship in 2023 and occasions for the 2028 Summer Olympics.