Entries Tagged as 'News'

Vizio Launches M-Series 4K UHD TVs, Demos Dolby Vision

April 14th, 2015 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Connected TVs, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV

Vizio first showed prototypes of its Reference Series Ultra HDTV line more than a year ago, but it still wasn’t ready to reveal release plans for the high-end enhanced 4K UHD sets at its New York City press conference Monday evening. Instead, the company worked with Dolby to play up the high dynamic range (HDR) characteristics of the […]

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Netflix’s Mirer: We Are Always Trying To Deliver The Best Possible Picture

April 13th, 2015 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Streaming Services, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

During LG’s 2015 spring television line send off this week, Netflix device partner ecosystem VP Scott Mirer was very candid about his company’s expectations for the delivery of next-generation enhanced 4K Ultra HD content. Both in his panel discussion and in follow up questions after leaving the stage, Mirer indicated that Netflix has been an […]

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Netflix Video Maker Shoots For Highest Common Denominator

April 10th, 2015 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, OLED, Streaming Services, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

In recent days we’ve witnessed a lot of chest pounding from different manufacturers who are beginning to roll out their spring 2015 TV model lines. Most recently, LG brought a pair of experts from Netflix to its 2015 spring TV launch review to discuss their feelings about the first crop of “Netflix Recommend TVs,” all […]

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LG Brings Netflix Into the OLED Experience

April 9th, 2015 · No Comments · 3D UHDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, OLED, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

LG Electronics celebrated its status as one of the first TV brands to offer smart TVs carrying the new Netflix Recommended logo by bringing Netflix representatives to a New York press event showcasing the smart TV capabilities of LG’s webOS 2.0 platform. Netflix has approved 11 LG models (all carrying webOS 2.0) as Netflix Recommended from […]

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Apple Reveals Apple TV HBO Now Launch

April 7th, 2015 · No Comments · Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, News

Apple TV enthusiasts will soon be able to tune in “Game of Thrones” and other HBO classic programs through the launch Tuesday of the new HBO Now service on Apple’s digital media adapter, as well as iOS devices like iPads and iPhones. All the details after the break.

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Roku Enhances Search Function, Players

April 6th, 2015 · No Comments · Connected TVs, News, Second Screen, Streaming Services

Roku took a shot at Amazon’s Fire TV digital media adapter family on Monday by unveiling the “Roku Feed”, a new search and discovery system for favorite movies, added a new version of the Roku 3 player with voice search capability and supercharged the Roku 2 for speedier operation. But Roku said nothing about adding […]

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HBO Comes to Sling TV

April 2nd, 2015 · No Comments · Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, News

Sling TV said Wednesday that it will be the first live over-the-top Internet TV service to offer HBO programming, and will carry the premium cable programming across all Sling TV supported devices incliding the Amazon Fire TV (with $50 off Sling TV bundle offer). HBO programming will be available as a $15-per-month add-on package to the $20-per month […]

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Sharp Begins Selling LE653/654 Full HD LED TVs

March 31st, 2015 · No Comments · 2160p, Connected TVs, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services

Mahwah, N.J. – Sharp said this week that its AQUOS LE653 series and 65-inch LC65LE654U Full HD Smart TVs are now available at authorized dealers across the country. The Sharp LE653/LE654 series models have 1920-by-1080 (progressively scanned) pixel resolution, built-in Wi-Fi connectivity and SmartCentral Apps for smart TV. SmartCentral provides a full web browser, plus instant access […]

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