JVC’s new 4K projectors
All of JVC’s new projectors feature 4K resolution in the guise of the latest version of their “eShift” technology. They’ve all got boosts to contrast ratio and brightness too. All the info and an eyes-on, after the jump.
Sony does 4K projection for less (than before)
More than $12,000 separates the new flagship VPL-VW1100ES and the new VPL-VW600ES 4K projector. That means the 600ES is still $15,000, but new tech is never cheap. Info about these two projectors, plus an update of last year’s excellent VW50, after the jump.
Optimize Your HDTV With A THX App
Today THX released a tool for Apple iOS devices that enables anyone to tune their HDTV’s major user controls for an optimal picture. Called the THX tune-up app, it is available now free until Feb. 4 (after it will sell for $1.99) at the iTunes…
LG’s 2013 HDTV Front Projector is Powered by Freaking Lasers
LG announced today its latest front projector (FP) system. Until now, all consumer front projectors produce light using lamps or in rare cases LEDs. The LG HECTO FP system uses a lasers for illumination and a Texas Instruments DLP chip to form the image. Typical…
Guide to HDTV Settings
Got a new TV? Confused about what all the picture settings do? Have no fear, HDGuru is here. To help, that is. We break down all the major picture settings, what they do, what they look like when they’re set incorrectly, and more.
Sony Joins Samsung With a One Price HDTV Strategy-Updated
Updated and Corrected 2/28/12 Two weeks ago we broke our exclusive story about Samsung’s plan to use a one price program called Unilateral Pricing Policy (UPP) for all its higher end models, putting an end to price shopping. According to the trade publication Dealerscope…
CES 2012 Sharp’s HDTV Line
Sharp’s new models are big as the company continues to migrate its image and marketing to be known as “the big screen HDTV maker”. Sharp brings to CES five new series topping out with an 80-Inch 3D Smart TV. Read on for details.
Setting Up Your New HDTV
(Above:The brightness and contrast setup patterns from Disney’s WOW Blu-ray) If you haven’t adjusted the settings on your new HDTV, you’re not getting its full performance By eye or with a Blu-ray setup disc, having an understanding of what each picture control does is crucial…