Entries Tagged as 'Philips'

Google Play Ramps Up 4K Movie Selections

December 8th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, HDMI, News, screen mirroring, search and recommendation, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV, Virtual Reality

  Although it’s been steadily ramping up the addition of 4K Ultra HD movies to its library for a few weeks now, the Google Play store officially announced this week that it has added more than 125 Ultra HD movies to its selection of streaming movie and television programs. Key lures among the announced additions […]

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HD Guru Helps Deck The Halls With Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

November 23rd, 2016 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, Amazon, Auro3D, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDMI, HDR, News, object-based audio

  Looking for more high quality 4K Ultra HD movie and TV content to play on your new television set? It might be time to invest in a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player. First introduced last spring, the category is rapidly becoming the playback device of choice for discerning videophiles. In addition to delivering 4K […]

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BDA: Ultra HD Blu-ray Sales Surpassing Expectations

November 1st, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDR, News, Surround Sound, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

The BDA’s Dan Schinasi (left) and Don Eklund (right) demonstrate HDR from 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Ultra HD Blu-ray is bringing new life to physical media as sales of hardware and software continue to surpass expectations. According to the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA), 2016 marks the first time that 4K Ultra HD capability in a […]

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NRDC: Government Uses Flawed TV Energy Consumption Tests

September 21st, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, OLED, OLED, Test Equipment, UHDTV

  Your TV might be contributing to global warming. Well, it’s certainly making a lot of people hot under the collar, anyway. An environmental watchdog group called the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) issued a report on television energy consumption Wednesday calling government testing procedures for energy use by TVs flawed and implied that some […]

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Philips Pushes Out Dolby Vision TV Series Availability To 2017

July 29th, 2016 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV

P&F USA, the company that markets Philips-branded TVs in North America for Funai Electric, told HD Guru this week that its previously announced 8600 Series of 4K Ultra HDTVs supporting Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR) will not be available in the U.S. this year. Karl Bearnarth, sales and marketing TV and home audio executive […]

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Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Prices Come Down As Xbox One S Release Nears

July 28th, 2016 · 2 Comments · 2160p, Amazon, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, DVD Players, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

                                             The Philips BDP7501 Ultra HD Blu-ray Player. We’ve only seen two in the U.S. market so far, but Ultra HD Blu-ray players are already starting to appear from leading retailers at reduced prices, and not so ironically, just before the retail launch of Microsoft’s new Ultra HD Blu-ray supporting Xbox One S gaming console […]

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Philips Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Gets `Creed’ Bundle

June 13th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, News, UHDTV

  Anyone who buys a new Philips branded Ultra HD Blu-ray player, being released to stores later this month by P&F USA, will receive an Ultra HD Blu-ray copy of “Creed,” the latest installment of the “Rocky” saga from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. When the Philips BDP7501 Ultra HD Blu-ray player goes on sale at […]

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Philips Unveils 4K Ultra HDTVs With Google Cast

May 26th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  P&F USA, which manages the Philips brand for TVs and home theater products in North America, introduced Thursday a new line of Philips 4K Ultra HDTVs that will utilize the new Google Cast streaming media platform. The Philips 6000 Series TVs will be available in the 43-, 49-, 55- and 65-inch screen sizes. All […]

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