01/03/2013, Archos is coming up with a new product called Archos TV Connect, and the company said that it will turn any HDTV into an Android Smart TV that can use the “full Android eco-system”. The interaction will happen thanks to a special QWERTY remote, which also acts as a game controller. Maybe you won’t have to wait for OUYA after all. The remote control understands gestures, so swiping work just […]
12/31/2012, [CES 2013] LG has announced that it will demonstrate a new range of televisions including a huge 84″ that features a UHD/4K resolution, and a 55-inch OLED model which will be the follow-up of last year’s introduction of OLED televisions as official LG “commercial products”. It’s clear that UHD is best demonstrated with larger sizes and so far, most 84″ television that we’ve seen (including Sony’s own Sony XBR-84X900 84″ […]
12/14/2012, Sharp has just unveiled its best and most expensive television. Dubbed as the ICC Purios, the 6-inch Ultra HD television is expected to hit the Japanese market on the 20th of February next year. Sharp says that its 4K TV will cost Y2,625,000 or around $31,283, and that it will be sold on a made-to-order basis. Sony has yet to decide whether or not it will sell the 4K TV […]
12/07/2012, LG’s elusive 55-inch OLED HDTV has been the subject of countless rumors and speculations. First unveiled at CES 2012, the 55-inch OLED HDTV is reported to be around 4mm thick, and weighing just 16lbs. Contrary to our previous report, it seems that the gargantuan HDTV from LG is launching soon. That’s because an LG device with the code 55EM9700-UA appeared recently in FCC’s database.
11/29/2012, Samsung ES8000 Review - this article goes over the HDTV ES8000 Series from Samsung through the prism of the 60-inch Samsung UN60ES8000 model. Image quality, SmartTV functions, Skype and designs are among the topics of the review.
11/06/2012, When it comes to TVs that offer the most bang for your hard earned buck, it is hard to deny Vizio a place in such a pantheon as their track record speaks for itself. The Vizio E-Series HDTV range, then, is the latest holiday line-up that boasts of a large screen size that hail from various classes of 70”, 60” (E601i), 50” (E500i), and 42” (E420i) LED Smart TVs. It […]
10/25/2012, They say that money cannot buy happiness, but it sure as heck can but you the LG 84LM9600 84-inch Ultra HD TV. Video and Audio Center was selected by LG to be the first dealer in the US to carry this cutting edge TV that puts Full HD resolution to shame, delivering four times the amount of detail. The thing is, we do not yet have mass media at that […]
10/18/2012, If you were getting excited about the prospect of paying $10,000 for a 55″ OLED TV from Samsung or LG, this may put a damp on your project. Both companies will probably won’t ship their television in 2012. According to market researchers, it is simply very hard to mass-produce those panels with acceptable yields (ratio vs. good and defective units) so that selling those new TV is a profitable business. […]
10/02/2012, When it comes to getting the most bang for your buck, you will rarely go wrong where Vizio is concerned if you are in the market for a spanking new HDTV. The latest range of LED Smart TVs from Vizio would be the slim frame Razor, and befitting its name, it comes in a super thin design that would make supermodels weep. There are several sizes in the Razor class […]
10/02/2012, At Japan’s biggest technology trade show Toshiba was demonstrating 4K REGZA televisions with a maximum size of 84″. The company was showing content shot in 4K, but also content that was up-scaled (magnified) from a regular 1080p source and believe me, the demo looked absolutely stunning. Obviously, the footage used during such trade shows is carefully selected and tuned to feature eye-popping colors and contrasts but in the grand scheme of things, it is […]
08/31/2012, If you are a TV enthusiast, you have undoubtedly heard of the new Sony XBR-84X900 LED TV. If you haven’t, this new television from Sony was just announced at IFA and we’ve covered the launch as it was announced. It has a 4K (3840 x 2160) resolution, which is exactly four times as many pixels as today’s 1080p standard. Tradeshows are not always a great place to look at these […]
08/29/2012, We’ve heard that Sony was going to announce a 84″ TV at IFA, but things just became official this morning when Sony’s CEO officially unveiled the Sony XBR-84X900 HDTV. With a resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K), the Sony XBR-84X900 certainly looks amazing. It is not designed to be super-thin or particularly “edgy” in terms of industrial design (although it is nice). At this point, the Sony XBR-4K about delivering […]
08/15/2012, For all the stuff that you’ve heard about Apple TV (the box) and the nearly mythical iTV, this is really the most important rumor. Never mind Siri on the TV, and other user interface chatter. Although very important, the user interface is only useful if there is actually something to watch on the big screen. And that’s exactly the first thing that Apple is trying to solve by negotiating with […]
08/01/2012, Roku has unveiled a new list of hardware partners who are working on making sure that the Roku stick works well on their HD Television. Partners include: Element Electronics, GlobalVue International LLC, Haier, Hitachi America Ltd, Insignia, a Best Buy brand, Mitsubishi Electric (TVs), Onkyo and Integra, OPPO and TMAX Digital Inc (Apex Digital® TVs). The reason why this is important to get the TV folks on board is because […]