Entries Tagged as 'UHDTV'

Review: Hisense 50H8C 4K Ultra HD TV Offers Impressive Entry-Level HDR Performance

September 28th, 2016 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Streaming Services, UHDTV

When we first saw Hisense’s 50H8c 4K Ultra HDTV at CES 2016 last January we were impressed. The TV presented good natural colors, impressively deep blacks, listed a 10-bit panel and had the ability to read high dynamic range (HDR) content. If that wasn’t enough, the TV carries full-array LED backlighting with local dimming (Hisense […]

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Roku Refreshes Line With 5 Players, Brings HDR

September 26th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, search and recommendation, Sling Box, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Roku introduced Monday a revamped lineup of Roku set-top streaming adapters, including the company’s first two models offering support for high dynamic range (HDR) along with 4K Ultra HD streaming. In total, the company is adding five new models, which will be replacing many of the currently available set-top box offerings. Also with the […]

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NRDC: Government Uses Flawed TV Energy Consumption Tests

September 21st, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, OLED, OLED, Test Equipment, UHDTV

  Your TV might be contributing to global warming. Well, it’s certainly making a lot of people hot under the collar, anyway. An environmental watchdog group called the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) issued a report on television energy consumption Wednesday calling government testing procedures for energy use by TVs flawed and implied that some […]

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Bose Unveils Compact SoundTouch Sound Bar, 2 Wireless Lifestyle Systems

September 20th, 2016 · No Comments · Audio, center channel, front channels, HDMI, HDR, News, rear surround channel, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV

                                                     The Bose SoundTouch 300 Sound Bar ($699). Bose used the recent CEDIA Expo in Dallas to show that it is very busy innovating products and systems designed to deliver big, high-quality home theater sound from very tiny wireless-friendly speaker and sound bar products. The company showed attendees, who were largely custom AV electronics installers, […]

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Nikon Introduces 3 `KeyMission’ Action Video Cameras

September 19th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Digital Camera/Camcorder, Digital Cameras, Full HD 1080p, Lenses, News, UHDTV

                      Nikon’s KeyMission 360-degree Action Cam ($499.95 suggested retail). Nikon introduced Monday three action cameras as part of its new KeyMission product series designed to capture on-the-fly action of “life’s missions from exciting new perspectives,” the company said. Shipping in October, the highlight of the trio is the ruggedly constructed KeyMission 360 ($496.95 suggested retail), […]

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Sony Unveils ‘Flagship’ α99 II Full-Frame ILC With Advanced 4K Video Recording

September 19th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Digital Camera/Camcorder, Digital Cameras, HDMI, HDR, News, UHDTV, Video Processors

  Sony Electronics unveiled at the Photokina show in Cologne, Germany Monday its new flagship A-mount full-frame camera, model α99 II, carrying a new Hybrid Phase Detection AF system and Sony’s Translucent Mirror Technology. Sony called the α99 II full-frame interchangeable lens camera (ILC), which ships in November at a $3,200 suggested retail for the […]

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Panasonic Unveils 3 Lumix 4K UHD Cameras With Focus Stacking

September 19th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Digital Camera/Camcorder, Digital Cameras, Lenses, News, UHDTV

Panasonic’s Lumix G85 with 12-60mm F3.4-5.6 Power OIS lens ($999.95 suggested retail kit price). Panansonic introduced Photokina in Cologne, Germany this week three Lumix cameras designed to take lightning fast still images and up to 4K Ultra HD videos with ease and accuracy. The cameras also include advanced post-shooting features like focus stacking to make […]

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JVC Unveils `Native 4K’ D-ILA Projector With HDR

September 15th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Front Projection, D-ILA, Front Projection, front projectors, HDMI, HDR, laser projectors, News, UHDTV

                                                  JVC’s native 4K D-ILA-based DLA-RS4500 projector. JVC used CEDIA Expo 2016 to unveil its first “native 4K” D-ILA video projector with laser light engine designed to compete directly with Sony’s native 4K SXRD models. The new flagship JVC Reference Series DLA-RS4500 incorporates a JVC-developed native 4K D-ILA system with three 0.69-inch LCoS microdisplay chips […]

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