Sony Reportedly Stopping OLED Development; Other TV Makers Increase Investments
Nikkei News reported this week that Sony has decided to stop its development of large screen OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode) TVs, and will devote its resources to Ultra HDTV (4K) LCD instead. This comes at time when other companies are making big investments…
Coming Soon: Affordable Inkjet-Printed OLED UHDTVs
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…
2014 HDTVs Now Shipping + 4K Pre-orders and Final 2013 Closeout Deals
A number of 2014 HDTVs models are now in stock. In addition, dealers are now taking pre-orders for early April fulfillment on 4K models. The big news: many of the 2014s are priced at or near the closeout price of the most equivalent 2013 HDTVs…
Trendspotting At CES 2014
HD Guru took note of a number of TV industry trends at the recent 2014 Consumer Electronic Show. The list includes new screen sizes, advances in OLED technology and new 4K/Ultra HD content sources. The top CES TV trends are listed after the break.
HD Guru’s 2014 CES Top Picks Awards
Samsung’s Best in Show-winning U9500 105-inch LCD UHDTV New categories like “Wearable Tech’ and “The Internet of Things” may be getting the most buzz at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show, but the real action (for us) remains in the TV sector. Most makers have…
Samsung’s 2014 TV Line: Big, Curved, Ultra High-Def
Let’s first get this out of the way: Samsung’s new TV lineup for 2014 doesn’t include any new OLEDs. (I know, right? But the 55-inch KN55S9C model the company released in 2013 will carry over into 2014.) And there’s no news about new plasmas, though…
HDTV and Ultra HDTV Predictions for 2014
With 2013 now over and done, it’s time to look forward. We’ve collected information from our TV industry contacts, and are ready to make predictions for 2014. But let’s first look back at how we did with our 2013 predictions.
LG to Show New 55, 65 and 77-inch OLED Ultra HDTVs at CES
Photo-LG LG just dropped the details on a five-strong OLED TV lineup that it plans to display at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next week. More info on the new OLEDs after the break.