Entries Tagged as 'LeEco'

LeEco Announces Massive U.S. Layoff

May 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OTT services, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  UPDATE! The future of Chinese tech giant LeEco’s ambitious plan to conquer the United States and the rest of the world through a consumer electronics/streaming services ecosystem play got a lot more complicated Tuesday. LeEco officially announced that it had laid off 325 U.S. employees, after failing to raise needed capital funding. “The breadth […]

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Review: LeEco uMax85 4K Ultra HDTV Is A Solid HDR, 3D Performer

May 12th, 2017 · 12 Comments · 2160p, 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Calibration, electronic program guides, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, screen mirroring, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  For some, one of the primary benefits of getting a 4K Ultra HDTV is to enjoy sharp, clear high resolution images on the largest screen sizes they can afford. LeEco has attempted to answer that desire by offering its 85-inch uMax85 4K Ultra HD LED-LCD TV at a surprisingly low $5,499 suggested retail price, […]

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DirecTV Now Live OTT App Comes To LeEco TVs

May 4th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D UHDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, Microdisplay Rear Projection, News, OTT services, Skinny TV services, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  LeEco announced Thursday that the app for the DirecTV Now live over-the-top (OTT) streaming service is now available on its , , and uMax85 4K Ultra HDTVs, via a firmware update that is being delivered now. The move marks the first time the DirecTV Now app for live streaming TV service will be available […]

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4K Ultra HDTV Price Promotions Likely Fewer And Cooler This Year

May 1st, 2017 · 2 Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, OLED, OLED, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  Anyone in the market for a top-performing 4K Ultra HDTV this year might have noticed that prices don’t seem to be quite as aggressively promoted as they have been in the recent past. This year’s top-of-the line LG 4K OLED TV – the 65-inch two-piece Signature Series 65W7 came in almost two months ago […]

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LeEco Moves Forward With Branded Marketing Efforts

April 13th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  With its planned acquisition of Vizio in the rear view mirror, LeEco is hitting the throttle on marketing efforts in the United States behind its LeEco-branded TVs, smartphones and accessories. The company, which continues to bear the brunt of press reports challenging its ability to meet sales projections and build its consumer electronics lines […]

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LeEco Acquisition of Vizio Officially Off

April 10th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, electronic program guides, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, screen mirroring, Streaming Services

                                 LeEco chairman Yueting Jia and Vizio chairman William Wang in happier times. LeEco’s acquisition of U.S. television manufacturer Vizio has been officially canceled due to Chinese regulatory issues, although the companies will continue with a scaled-down partnership that will see LeEco partnering to sell Vizio products in China, LeEco said in a statement today. […]

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LeEco Pushes Out Firmware Update To Super4, uMax85 4K Ultra HDTVs

April 6th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV

LeEco revealed it has released an important software update for its line of 4K Ultra HD Android TVs (including the / and uMax85 models). The update, which is available now, is said to solve some initial software issues identified in the company’s UP2U user feedback community, adds new features and improves picture and sound performance […]

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Review: LeEco X55 4K Ultra HD LED TV Offers HDR At A Bargain

December 13th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Review, Streaming Services, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

           LeEco’s Super 4 X55 4K Ultra HD LED LCD (model L554UCNN on Amazon) The LeEco brand appeared in the U.S. market for the first time this year as the new moniker for the company’s former LeTV brand, which in China has been successfully selling TVs, smartphones and other electronics that […]

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