Entries Tagged as 'Streaming Services'

Gap: Pre-Holiday Retail Promotional Efforts On TVs Mirror Recent Trends

November 20th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Full HD 1080p, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV

The Sharp 55P6000U was offered by Walmart this holiday season at $298, although it was showing up `sold-out’ online, three days before Turkey Day. The Black Friday selling period may be getting longer, both before and after Thanksgiving, this year, but many of the advertising and promotional approaches are staying the same. That was the […]

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Sony Joins Comcast’s Xfinity TV Partner App Program

November 14th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Cable TV, Connected TVs, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Streaming Services, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

Starting next year, Sony televisions will be adding the Xfinity TV Partner app to let Comcast Xfinity subscribers access their cable TV service directly through Sony’s Android TVs without the need of a separate set-top box. Owners of the new TVs will be able to enjoy live and on demand programming, including local broadcast and […]

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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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CTA: It’s Looking Like Another Hi-Tech Black Friday

November 10th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 3LCD front projectors, 3LCD projectors, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Connected TVs, Digital Camera/Camcorder, Digital Cameras, Full HD 1080p, Headphones, intelligent assistant, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, UHDTV

CTA’s Steve Koenig delivers holiday cheer at CES 2018 Unveiled For 2017, Black Friday has become a moniker more for the price-slashing mania during all of November than for the traditional Friday after Thanksgiving selling bonanza. According to Consumer Technology Association (CTA) market research presented at the annual CES 2018 Unveiled media event in the […]

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IHS: HDR Is `The Biggest Improvement Coming To TV’

November 6th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Full HD 1080p, HDR, HDR10+, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Streaming Services, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  Global unit shipments of televisions supporting High Dynamic Range (HDR) are forecast to reach 12.2 million in 2017 and will continue to expand to 47.9 million in 2021, according to television market research conducted in the IHS Markit TV Design and Features Tracker for the third quarter of 2017. The London, England-based market analytics […]

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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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TCL Reaches No. 2-Ranked U.S. TV Brand In September

October 17th, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, 720p HD, Amazon, Connected TVs, electronic program guides, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  Giant Chinese television and consumer electronics manufacturer TCL achieved the No. 2 TV unit sales position in the United States for the first time in September, beating out both U.S.-based Vizio and South Korea-based LG, which had been jockeying for the rank over the past several years. A TCL spokesman confirmed the data compiled […]

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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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