Entries Tagged as 'HDMI'

Review: TCL 50UP130 4K Ultra HD Roku TV Makes Smart TV Simple

February 15th, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, electronic program guides, HDMI, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  It’s easy to get caught up in all the hype and excitement of newer television technologies like 4K Ultra HD and high dynamic range (HDR), but the fact of the matter is to enjoy those benefits in their more representative form you are going to need to shell out close to $1,000 or more […]

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Sony Reveals Prices On 2017 4K Ultra HD XBR TVs, UHD Blu-ray Player

February 10th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, DVD Players, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, Streaming Services, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players, Video Processors

Sony released pricing Friday for many of its 2017 4K Ultra HD televisions and an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc player, which made their debut at last month’s CES 2017. The announcement covers the XBR lineup of 4K Ultra HD LED LCD TVs, but did not cover the new A1 4K OLED TV series the company […]

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LG’s 2017 OLED Prices Leaked!

February 3rd, 2017 · 5 Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, Amazon, Connected TVs, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, height channels, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, OLED, OLED, Surround Sound, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  LG revealed its new and improved 4K Ultra HDTV OLED TV lineup, including the “wall paper-thin” W7P series (pictured at top), last month at CES 2017, but it didn’t mention prices. Thanks to leaked information we can now let you know what to expect to pay in unilateral pricing policy (UPP) terms on all […]

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Calibration For HDR Evolves Through Challenges

February 2nd, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Curved Screen, HDMI, HDR, News, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players, Video Processors

 The following blog was written by HD Guru editorial consultant and contributor Kevin Miller, a founding member of the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF), professional video display calibrator and product reviewer, following CES 2017. High Dynamic Range video (HDR) is the big buzz in the home theater industry at the moment. It is, in my humble […]

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Super Bowl LI Brings Options For HD, VR Viewers

January 31st, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, 720p HD, Amazon, Connected TVs, HDMI, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV, Virtual Reality

  In case you’ve been hiding under a rock since election day, Super Bowl LI kicks off this Sunday and viewers have more options available to them than ever to watch the big game in high definition splendor. As you are hopefully aware, the game this year pits the New England Patriots against the Atlanta […]

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NVIDIA Updates Bring HDR To 2015 Shield TV Devices

January 26th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, News, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Owners of NVIDIA’s popular 2015-version Shield TV media adapter box can now download a software upgrade (version 5.0) bringing them a number of current and coming features. NVIDIA announced during the recent CES 2017 that it had plans to continue supporting Shield TV media adapters, including legacy devices, with new features and functionality. The […]

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JVC Readies 2017 e-shift4 Projector Lines

January 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Front Projection, D-ILA, Front Projection, front projectors, HDMI, HDR, News, UHDTV

JVC used the recent CES 2017 to present a new line of 2017 custom installation projectors, which are based on the company’s D-ILA e-shift4 microdisplay technology, and will provide a slight boost in image brightness and contrast over earlier e-shift model iterations. The new models will stand below the JVC flagship RS4500 ($34,999 suggested retail […]

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HDMI 2.1 To Bring Robust Home Theater Experience

January 19th, 2017 · 2 Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDMI, HDR, height channels, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, OLED, OLED, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  Developers of HDMI 2.1, the next version of the HDMI digital connector which was formally announced at CES 2017 earlier in the month, are calling it by far the most aggressive and different of all the prior versions of the digital interface used for video and audio applications. During our visits with various engineers […]

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