The year 2013 has been a time of triumph—and some trouble—for the TV industry. Triumph number one: the introduction of bigscreen OLED HDTVs from Samsung and LG that readily deliver on that technology’s picture quality promise (though both manufacturers threw us a curveball by making the set’s screens curved). 2013 has also seen the introduction […]
Entries Tagged as '4K Flat Panel'
November 22nd, 2013 · 4 Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, LED LCD Flat Panels, OLED, Review
November 7th, 2013 · 5 Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, HDMI, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Plasma, UHDTV
With the holiday selling season about to kick into high gear, a big question that folks shopping for a new TV will be faced with is, “Should I buy one of these fancy new Ultra HDTVs, or that plain, old regular HDTV?” Even with recent price drops (and there have been lots of them), […]
November 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Plasma, UHDTV
This year Thanksgiving falls on the last possible Thursday of the month, making Black Friday on November 29th, creating the shortest number of shopping days between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Lots of folks wait for the Black Friday deals and a number of trends will affect Black Friday television prices. All the details appear after the […]
October 3rd, 2013 · 1 Comment · 4K Flat Panel, HDMI, News, Sound Bars, UHDTV
LG just upped its total Ultra HDTV model count to five with the unveiling of two new Ultra HDTVs at the CEDIA 2013 show in Denver. As we first reported a few weeks back, the LA9650 Series arrives in 65- and 55-inch screen sizes priced at $5,000 and $3,500. These join the company’s current higher-end […]
September 25th, 2013 · 9 Comments · 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDMI, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV
The recent IFA Trade Show saw the introduction of HDMI 2.0, the newest version of the HDMI standard. Version 2.0 adds much better support for 3840×2160-resolution Ultra HD (UHD and also called 4K) sources going forward. I posed a number of in-depth technical questions concerning 2.0 to the HDMI group, but it refused to answer […]
September 17th, 2013 · 2 Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED
The UHDTV model list keeps growing. LG will announce it will be shipping (around) October 1st the 55-inch 55LA9650 and the 65-inch 65LA9650. This brings LG’s Ultra HDTV line-up to 5 models, tying Sony in the category. Pricing and further information after the break.
September 4th, 2013 · 2 Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, LED LCD Flat Panels, UHDTV
Sony seized the reins of the Ultra HDTV market today with the introduction of two new models. The move brings the company’s Ultra HDTV count to five, more than any other TV maker. (Ultra HDTV, a new standard that offers four times the pixel resolution of high-definition TV, is also called UHDTV and 4K by Sony.)