08/28/2013, What is it that you like about tradeshows the most? Is it the insane number of new devices that we can look forward to, or is it the free food at the press room that hungry journalists are able to tuck into? Perhaps it is the presence of booth babes who are somehow able to distort reality, and make whatever is released seem to perform and look better than it […]
07/19/2013, So you think that you have got quite the large screen TV there in the living room, do you ? Perhaps, but does your TV do Ultra HD resolution? No? Perhaps it is time to sit back and read all about Ultra HD TVs and the kind of crazy resolutions that they support. It seems that the Korean Cable Television and Telecommunications Association went live just yesterday, where it kicked […]
07/16/2013, We reported on the possibility of Windows 8.1 receiving automatic desktop scaling a few months ago, but it looks like the next version of Microsoft’s Windows operating system may do a little better than offering automatic scaling. It looks like Microsoft will finally be offering better support for high-resolution displays as well as play nice with multi-monitor setups.
07/12/2013, LG has released its 55-inch and 65-inch 4K TVs in the U.S. and will be selling them at retailers this week.
06/26/2013, Sharp AQUOS Ultra HD LED TV is now available.
01/14/2013, Folks living in Europe were able to take advantage of the first Ultra HD channel in a dedicated demonstration when the first day of CES 2013 kicked off, which could very well be why this bit of news was missed. Thanks to Eutelsat Communications, this Ultra HD channel was delivered via satellite with the resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 (4K) at 50 frames per second, which is actually the European […]
01/08/2013, [CES 2013] Are you still bowled over by the many different technological wonders discovered at CES 2013? Well, today is only the first day of the show (the previous two days’ worth of coverage had to do with the press getting a sneak preview of stuff to come), and you know that you are in for a wild ride. Panasonic has just showed off an unprecedented device in the tablet […]
01/07/2013, [CES 2013] Vizio has every intention to extend their market leadership in large size HDTVs by offering a host of Smart TVs this CES, with the 80” Razor LED Smart TV with Theater 3D leading the line. Sporting an extremely slim frame design with a 2mm visible bezel, you get a 16-zone local dimming capability, Theater 3D for crystal clear and flicker free 3D, a host of Vizio Internet apps […]
01/06/2013, [CES 2013] The TV segment has always been an innovative one, and it is definitely not one industry that is willing to rest on its laurels. Well, Toshiba intends to expand their reach and muscle their way into the Ultra HD market thanks to the announcement of their LG-rivalling 84-inch 4K LED TV. Coming under the umbrella that is the L9300 series, this bad boy will also be made available […]
01/06/2013, [CES 2013] Here we are at the CES Unveiled showfloor, and apart from jostling with numerous other journalists for some grub, there are also photo opportunities with beautiful models that cannot be missed. One of CES Unveiled’s undoubted starlets would be the LG 84LM9600, in other words, an 84-inch behemoth of a Smart TV that does 3D visuals as well, where it boasts of Ultra HD, otherwise known as “4K” […]
01/04/2013, ViewSonic will take the opportunity to preview the 84-inch 4K Ultra HD display when CES 2013 kicks off next week, and of course, just in case you feel that you will not be able to afford such an expensive display by the time it arrives at a store near you, there is always a cheaper alternative, which would be the 32” version of the Ultra HD display. Just like how […]
11/29/2012, Sony has priced its 4K Ultra HD Video Player at a rather hefty $25,000, and this is touted to be the first 4K player of its kind for the home from any manufacturer for that matter. Apart from that, it will boast of a hard-disc server, which will be made available on an exclusive basis on no-additional cost lease to purchasers, and it will come preloaded with 10 full-length feature […]
11/23/2011, While we’re still many years away from having 8K4K displays in our living rooms, that doesn’t stop companies from testing out the broadcasting of suitable content. Japan’s national public broadcasting organization, NHK has announced that it is ready to test its Ultra HD broadcasting capabilities in public.
05/19/2011, Sharp breaks new ground (and holds a new record as well) with the launch of the first Ultra High Definition LCD display in the world, in their collaboration with NHK. Measuring 85″ across diagonally – it sports a whopping resolution of 7,680 x 4,320 – which is a mind boggling amount when you think about it since it is the equivalent of 16 times the resolution of HDTV, paving the […]