Entries Tagged as 'UHDTV'

Review: Samsung NX1 4K Mirrorless Compact System Camera

September 4th, 2015 · 1 Comment · 2160p, Digital Camera/Camcorder, Digital Cameras, HDMI, HDR, Product Reviews, Review, UHDTV

My first SLR, the Pentax Spotmatic F, and my second, the Nikon F, were iconic cameras. They broke new ground and set new standards for their time. My gut tells me Samsung’s flagship NX1 mirrorless camera will be joining the list. The NX1 ($1,499.99 for the body only) is Samsung’s first true professional-level interchangeable lens […]

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IFA Helps 4K UHD TV Makers Connect The Quantum Dots

September 3rd, 2015 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV

Televisions capable of producing high dynamic range (HDR) and a wide color gamut (WCG) were among the hottest trends emerging from this week’s IFA electronics trade show in Berlin, Germany. As LG and Panasonic used the event to show off or unveil new 4K Ultra HD OLED models with WCG and HDR capabilities, manufacturers and […]

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Panasonic Enters 4K OLED TV Market

September 2nd, 2015 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, HDR, News, OLED, OLED, Plasma, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

Panasonic used the IFA Show in Berlin, Germany Wednesday to unveil its first 4K OLED TV – a 65-inch curved-screen model. The company, which for years championed the superior contrast and off-angle viewing benefits of plasma TVs over LED LCD TVs, added its first OLED model, which will offer some of those same benefits, and […]

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LG webOS TVs Get Upgraded, DirecTV 4K Added

August 31st, 2015 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D HDTV, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, DVR, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, OLED, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Streaming Services, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

LG Electronics USA revealed Monday an expanded list of content partners for its webOS Smart TV platform, including access to streaming Full HD and 4K content from DirecTV without the need of extra boxes. LG also announced a free firmware update for 2014 webOS Smart TVs, bringing most of the features and functionality of 2015 […]

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Samsung Takes Aim At LG RGBW LCD TVs

August 31st, 2015 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV

The on-going dispute over whether or not LG’s newly launched RGBW LED LCD TV technology qualifies for the minimum resolution performance characteristics of a 4K Ultra HD display resurfaced over the weekend as Samsung sent out a notice that all of its 2015 6 series to 9-seires 4K Ultra HDTV models will carry the Consumer Electronics […]

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CEA Defines An `HDR Display’, Awaits Definition For HDR

August 28th, 2015 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, OLED, Streaming Services, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) issued Thursday the industry definition for high dynamic range (HDR) compatible video displays, specifying base-line standard SMPTE BT 2084 Electo Optical Transfer Function (EOTF) and SMPTE BT 2086 metadata support. Now all we need is a definition for what HDR is. The CEA’s new HDR TV definition basically applies to […]

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Hisense Unveils ULED Quantum-Dot 4K LED TV

August 27th, 2015 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

Hisense USA used a Times Square press conference Wednesday to unveil its answer to Samsung’s SUHD 4K LED-LCD TV series in a ULED H10 nanocrystal-based (a.k.a. quantum dot) 4K Ultra HD LED LCD TV. The company’s new premium TV offers a curved screen, high dynamic range (HDR) capability and a wide color gamut. The company […]

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`Vidity’ 4K UHD Download System Licensing Begins

August 26th, 2015 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Curved Screen, DVR, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

The Secure Content Storage Association (SCSA) released licensing specifications Wednesday for “Vidity-branded” technology, that will make possible 4K Ultra HD and HD movie and TV program downloads for playback from in-home storage devices. The technology delivers high-quality images and sound and will extend to files encoded with high dynamic range (HDR) metatdata. The Vidity platform […]

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