Entries Tagged as 'News'

Presidents’ Day Brings 4K Ultra HDTV Deals

February 16th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, OLED, OLED, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  Presidents’ Day is almost here and that means you’ll find good deals on top-ranked 4K Ultra HDTVs from top-tier brands. This year, there are a number of good deals still floating around Amazon on better-performing 4K Ultra HDTVs as manufacturers prepare to clear out inventory to make room for incoming 2017 models. Of particular […]

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DirecTV, Fox Sports To Start 4K Satcasts Friday

February 13th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, UHDTV

  DirecTV will present the California-Stanford NCAA basketball game live in 4K Ultra HD from Fox Sports on Feb. 17, 2016 on channel 106, one of its three dedicated 4K channels. The satcast will be the first live 4K sporting event carried via DirecTV’s collaboration with Fox Sports network. More events are expected to follow […]

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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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DirecTV Begins Live 4K Coverage Of Pebble Beach Pro-Am

February 9th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, UHDTV

  Golf fans with 4K Ultra HDTVs and a DirecTV subscription will be able to view the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament from California’s Monterey Peninsula February 9-12th with the action beginning at 3 p.m.-6 p.m. EST each day. AT&T’s DirecTV coverage team will be using 4K cameras positioned at holes 7, 17 and […]

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Could Your Next TV Be U.S. Made?

February 9th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV

  Last month, Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry), the Taiwan-based company that now holds controlling interest in Sharp Electronics, sent out a teasing message that it might be interested in building a large-screen LCD panel manufacturing operation in the United States. At the time, the message was received with some skepticism since television manufacturing […]

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Samsung Reveals Prices On 2017 Q8C, Q7F 4K UHD QLED TVs

February 7th, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  Samsung staged several big events at the recent CES 2017 to showcase its 4K Ultra HD LED TVs using new quantum dot technology it has dubbed “QLED”, but the company didn’t say how much the new sets would cost, exactly. This week Samsung released pricing on two QLED model series – the Q8C and […]

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Vizio Settles FTC, N.J. Consumer Affairs Data-mining Investigations

February 6th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services

  Vizio revealed Monday that it has settled an investigation by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs (NJ) into alleged data-mining practices through its smart TVs. The Irvine, Calif.-based company agreed to pay $2.2 million to settle a lawsuit alleging it collected customers’ TV-watching habits. It also must […]

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CTA Objects To Possible ATSC 3.0 TV Tuner Mandate

February 6th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDR, laser projectors, News, UHDTV

  The Consumer Technology Association Friday called out what it called “troubling language about a TV tuner mandate” included in new Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on voluntary adoption of the next generation ATSC 3.0 television broadcast system. Gary Shapiro, CTA president and CEO, (pictured at top) commended […]

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