Entries Tagged as 'Digital Media Receivers'

VESA Kicks Off DisplayID V. 2.0 Standard For Current And Future Tech

November 15th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K Front Projection, 4K LED LCD, Augmented Reality, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, gaming monitors, HDR, laser projectors, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, portable projectors, short-throw projectors, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Video Processors

Anyone who has struggled with old legacy A/V gear failing to work with newer advanced 4K video equipment will be happy to know that the Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) should be bringing a solution for new equipment. This week, VESA kicked off the launch of the DisplayID Version 2.0 standard, designed for smoother plug-and-play […]

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Roku Kicks Off Holidays With Pricing Specials, Including Streaming Stick+

November 13th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K Front Projection, 4K LED LCD, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, OTT services, search and recommendation, Skinny TV services, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Anyone planning to give a new Roku streaming media adapter has a gift for the upcoming holidays will be happy to know that the company will be offering limited-time pricing specials on select models in time for the traditional holiday shopping mania period. Included in the offers will be the popular new Roku Streaming […]

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Nvidia Shield TV With Remote Bundle Goes On Sale

October 18th, 2017 · 2 Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, HDR, News, OTT services, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  Nvidia began selling this week its latest Shield TV (with remote) streaming media adapter package. The set-top box is powered by Google Assistant and offers support of 4K Ultra HD with HDR movies, advanced streaming video game play, expandable storage, and an open ecosystem of apps. Read more on the Shield TV with remote […]

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Movies Anywhere Launches New Content Locker Service

October 12th, 2017 · No Comments · Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Full HD 1080p, News, OTT services, search and recommendation, Streaming Services

  Walt Disney has brought together five of the six major Hollywood studios to provide a new digital content locker for the ownership and playback of streamed movies accessed through an app called Movies Anywhere. Movies Anywhere, which launched Wednesday night, uses a free app and a web site that serves as a cloud-based digital […]

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Review: Roku Streaming Stick+ Delivers Speedy 4K, HDR10 Streaming

October 9th, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Dolby Atmos, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, object-based audio, OTT services, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Skinny TV services, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV

  Roku recently announced its 2017 five-model streaming adapter line with its new Roku 8.0 operating system, which brings improved power, speed and enhanced voice control features to the Roku streaming video equation. We were able to get the newly announced Roku Streaming Stick+ ($69.99) with 4K Ultra HD resolution and HDR10 high dynamic range […]

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Roku Unveils 5 Roku Adapters, Roku 8 OS

October 2nd, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, Headphones, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Roku introduced Monday the latest version of its smart TV operating system and a new lineup of five Roku media adapters, including the first 4K Ultra HD Roku Streaming stick with HDR10 support. The new Roku player lineup offers better value than last year’s models and is said to provide faster performance, improved wireless […]

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Amazon Adds New Affordable 4K Fire TV Adapter With HDR

September 28th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Dolby Atmos, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, Live OTT services, News, OTT services, Skinny TV services, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

With news of the new Apple TV 4K adapter out, Amazon formally introduced a new version of its Fire TV media adapter, equipped to stream up to 4K Ultra HD with high dynamic range (HDR). The new Fire TV is set to ship October 25 in a couple of bundle options, including the Fire TV […]

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4K Content With Dolby Vision HDR Continues To Expand

September 27th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Dolby Atmos, HDR, HDR10+, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, OTT services, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  As more and more televisions, media adapters and Ultra HD Blu-ray players continue to arrive with support for 4K Ultra HD and added support for the Dolby Vision premium flavor of high dynamic range (HDR), we are providing an updated list of content and platforms where it can be found in the United States […]

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