Sharp is getting ready to ship a new category of LED LCD HDTVs that it calls Quattron+ (Q+). The technology is very interesting. Q+ displays use four horizontal (red, green, blue and yellow) and and extra row of vertical sub-pixels for every main pixel, thus upping the sub-pixel count to 16.588 million. A regular 1080p-resolution […]
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March 5th, 2014 · 7 Comments · 3D HDTV, Connected TVs, News
February 24th, 2014 · 1 Comment · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, LED LCD Flat Panels, News
Updated-February 27, 2014 The US Product Safety Commission reports 29% of the 17,000 TV tip-over injuries in 2011 requiring emergency medical treatment involved children under 9. Tip-over traumas cause the death of a child on average every three weeks (source: safekids.org). Learn more about the problem and solutions after the break.
February 18th, 2014 · 9 Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K LED LCD, Curved Screen, News
We’ve just received our first pricing information for Samsung’s new 4K/UHDTVs and high-end HDTVs. These are Samsung’s standout models, with the 8000 Series HDTVs and 9000 UHDTVs featuring curved screens and the most extensive feature set to be found throughout the company’s 2014 TV lineup. Samsung’s 2014 offerings include new flat UHDTV screen sizes (50-, […]
February 17th, 2014 · 2 Comments · 3D HDTV, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Plasma
With Samsung’s 2014 HDTVs due to start shipping in March, many are wondering, “How much will they cost?” We’ve tapped our sources to obtain prices for Samsung’s popular mid-line models, along with details on screen sizes and features. Our list contains the suggested retail price as well as Samsung’s UPP (Unilateral Pricing Policy) price for […]
February 10th, 2014 · 10 Comments · 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV
The 4K television line that Sony introduced at the recent 2014 CES consists of 3 series (up from 2 last year) with 9 total models. Screen sizes range from 49 inches all the way up to 85 inches. According to a Sony spokesperson, the new sets offer a number of improvements over the 2013 models, including HEVC decoding (for […]
February 6th, 2014 · No Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Plasma
Have you thought about buying your significant other a new HDTV or 4K TV as a Valentine’s Day gift? With the Super Bowl now in the history books, the TV makers and dealers must make room for the 2014 models which will begin shipping next month. With limited interest to date in the Winter […]
February 5th, 2014 · 6 Comments · 3D HDTV, LED LCD Flat Panels, News
Updated- 2/7/14-More retail prices added It’s that time of year again. New model television prices have begun to appear. The first are Sony’s 2014 HDTV models. They off freshened styling, improved performance and better audio. Learn the prices, screen sizes and main features of new models after the break.
February 4th, 2014 · 2 Comments · 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Connected TVs, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Reference Materials, UHDTV
Late 2012 saw the introduction of 4K UHD TVs, and at the 2014 CES in January, a slew of new 4K models were announced with dramatically lower price points compared with last year’s very expensive first-generation sets. These also have smaller screen sizes designed to appeal to a wider audience beyond well-heeled videophiles.