This week we found new HDTV models being offered by LG and for the first time this year, Sony has new lower instant rebate prices on select 2014 UHD 4K TVs. Check out the new savings on Samsung’s 50-inch HU8550 series model and the debut of Samsung’s 85-inch flat screen UHD 4K model. Unlike the […]
Entries Tagged as 'OLED'
July 20th, 2014 · 4 Comments · 4K Curved Screeen, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Plasma, UHDTV
June 9th, 2014 · 12 Comments · 3D HDTV, 3D UHDTV, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, LED LCD Flat Panels, News
Samsung’s UN65HU9000, our first 2014 television review, represents a significant improvement over the UHD 4K TVs we looked at last year. In addition to 3840 x 2160 resolution the HU9000 boasts improvements in signal processing, Smart TV functionality, user interface, and remote control. Most of all, we’re extremely impressed at the level of performance. Check […]
May 22nd, 2014 · 2 Comments · 4K Curved Screeen, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, News, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV
Since a 4K TV or media player must have HEVC/H.265 decoding to view Netflix’s exclusive hit series House of Cards at 3840 x 2160 resolution, we’ve been anxiously awaiting our first 4K sample with this ability . We’ve finally been able to watch the show’s 4K episodes using a Samsung UN65HU9000 . However, it appears […]
April 9th, 2014 · 5 Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K Curved Screeen, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Streaming Services, UHDTV
Another Apple iTV rumor emerged yesterday, claiming an “unnamed” South Korean display maker is providing Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) panel samples for mass production next year. This is according to Lee Seung-woo, an analyst from IBK Securities in Seoul. The Korea Herald article continues “Around 2 million Apple‘s iTVs with 65- and 77-inch liquid […]
April 3rd, 2014 · 2 Comments · 3D UHDTV, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, News, OLED, OLED, Reference Materials, Second Screen, UHDTV
OLED provides the best performance of any display tech available today, with deep blacks, rich colors and a wide viewing angle that LED-lit LCD sets can’t touch. But the complex and inefficient techniques used to manufacture OLED TVs result in low yields, and that means high prices for sets that use the technology. The current […]
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.
December 18th, 2013 · 1 Comment · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, OLED, OLED, Plasma, Product Reviews, Review, Streaming Services
There’s a cool new trick possible with a growing number of products: the ability to wirelessly send what’s on your mobile device (or computer) up onto your TV. Apple’s had this for a while with their products, and now Google, Amazon, and others are getting into the act. It’s a feature that’s still in its […]
December 9th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D HDTV, Audio, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, OLED, Reference Materials
As techie people ourselves, we’re unsure what kind of gifts people give that aren’t tech. Cookies? Cookies are good. Cookies should have been on this list. Cookies aren’t on this list. But edible treats aside, we’ve got some assorted tech gifts for the videophiles in your life. From $30 to $9,000, we’ve got you covered.