Entries Tagged as 'UHDTV'

Panel: New 4K Ultra HDTVs Are Good First Step For HDR

August 15th, 2016 · 2 Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, OLED, Reference Materials, Streaming Services, Test Equipment, TV Tables, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  Looking to arrive at a standard of performance for new generation 4K Ultra HDTVs with high dynamic range (HDR) and a wide color gamut, Samsung recently commissioned the development of a new Ultra HD HDR Reference Test Disc and corresponding PC-based work flow to help product reviewers, professional calibrators and others properly test and […]

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2016 Consumer TV Satisfaction Study Awards Samsung, Sony

August 1st, 2016 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Streaming Services, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

Consumer satisfaction research firm J.D. Power recently released its “2016 TV Satisfaction Report,” which ranked Samsung highest among all other brands in the 50-inch and larger TV screen-size segment and Sony highest among all other brands in TVs with screen sizes under-50-inches. The annual report, which measures customer satisfaction with their TVs purchased in the […]

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Philips Pushes Out Dolby Vision TV Series Availability To 2017

July 29th, 2016 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV

P&F USA, the company that markets Philips-branded TVs in North America for Funai Electric, told HD Guru this week that its previously announced 8600 Series of 4K Ultra HDTVs supporting Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR) will not be available in the U.S. this year. Karl Bearnarth, sales and marketing TV and home audio executive […]

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LeEco Acquires Vizio In Bid To Disrupt OTT/TV Ecosystem

July 26th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Second Screen, Sound Bars, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV, Virtual Reality

                       LeEco Chairman Yueting Jia (left) celebrates with Vizio CEO William Wang. In a deal that could be as disruptive for the over-the-top content streaming industry as Vizio’s entry was to U.S. television manufacturing, China-based Internet content giant LeEco announced Wednesday that it is acquiring Irvine, CA-based Vizio for $2 billion. LeEco founder and CEO […]

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The Inbox Always Pings… and Pings

July 25th, 2016 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Cable TV, Connected TVs, DVD Players, Front Projection, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Satellite TV

  When not hunting for HDTV and 4K Ultra TV news, HD Guru is often busy addressing emails from our beloved readers, many of whom have issues, concerns and questions with their old, new or pending TV purchases. Understanding our answers to some of these questions could be of service to others facing the same […]

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Sony Pictures Technology Head: For HDR ‘One Size Doesn’t Fit All’

July 22nd, 2016 · 2 Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

         Bill Baggelaar, Sony Pictures Technology Senior VP, stands next to a new Sony XBR-100Z9D . In introducing its new flagship Z9D XBR line of 4K Ultra HD TVs this week Sony had Bill Baggelaar, Sony Pictures technology senior VP, tell members of the media about how aggressively the studio is working with its Sony […]

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Sony Unveils 4K Ultra HDTV With Full Array Backlighting On Steroids

July 21st, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV, Video Processors

                            Sony Electronics President Mike Fasulo with a new Z9D 4K Ultra HDTV. Sony Electronics Wednesday put Samsung and LG on notice that there is a new technology contender for the top-performing 4K Ultra HDTV crown. The company formally unveiled its new Z9D Series TVs, which are said to incorporate an LED LCD backlighting technology […]

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Hisense Ships Sharp 75″ 4K Ultra HD LED LCD TV

July 18th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Hisense revealed Monday that its Sharp Aquos-branded 75-inch LC-75N8000 4K smart TV is now shipping to retailers offering 4K Ultra HD resolution and support for high dynamic range (HDR). The LC-75N8000U, which carries a $3,199.99 suggested retail price, is an edge-lit LED LCD TV with multi-zone local dimming and support for a wide color […]

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