LG today announced the start of sales of the world’s first OLED TV with 4K (3840 x 2160) resolution. Available in 77- and 65-inch screen sizes (models 77EG9700 and 65EC9700), LG 4K OLED TVs boast the very best display technology currently available — a curved panel composed of organic light-emitting diodes in Ultra HD quality. LG 4K OLED TV, highlights the superiority of OLED over conventional display technology, providing a viewing experience that is nothing short of amazing. Simply put, it is the future of television.
LG 4K OLED TV employs an advanced panel developed by LG Display which features LG’s proprietary Four-Color Pixel WRGB technology. With 33 million sub-pixels working to produce the most lifelike colors and infinite contrast ratio, viewers will feel like they’re watching the real thing. With richer, brighter and more natural hues, the self-lighting pixels also guarantee deeper blacks and its fast response rate helps the TV render motion flawlessly without flickering or blurring.
“LG 4K OLED TV is the pinnacle of technological achievement and a new paradigm that will change the dynamics of the next generation TV market,” said Hyun-hwoi Ha, president and CEO of LG’s Home Entertainment Company. “As the next evolutionary step in display technology, OLED will play a major role in reshaping our industry…
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Vizio announced today the availability of its all-new 2014 M-Series Full-Array LED backlit LCD HDTV collection. Vizio offers a notable step up in terms of picture quality, offering consumers Full-Array LED backlighting and up to 36 Active LED Zones, more than doubling the amount when compared to the 2013 collection. The stunning picture performance of M-Series is complimented by a beautifully simple, smart TV experience with Vizio Internet Apps Plus, the brand's latest, most intuitive smart TV platform, and an ultra-slim frame design.
Using advanced Full-Array LED backlighting technology in screen size classes 32" – 70", the 2014 Vizio M-Series line-up provides superior picture performance. Full-Array LED backlighting allows for stunning picture quality, with an even distribution of LEDs across the entire screen for a more evenly lit picture, enhancing its light uniformity.
With up to 36 Active LED Zones, M-Series consumers will notice higher contrast thanks to LED backlighting that dynamically adjusts to match the content onscreen, creating deeper, more pure black levels and brighter, more vivid details. On a pixel level, Active Pixel Tuning delivers intelligent luminance adjustments to further increase contrast and picture detail accuracy…
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ViewSonic announces the launch of the VX63Smhl series of gaming and multimedia displays. Featuring best-in-screen performance, these displays have sleek designs that meet the expectations for demanding users. Available in 22- and 23-inch sizes, the VX63Smhl series offers premium features, including native Full HD 1080p resolution, “frameless” bezel, ViewSonic’s SuperClear IPS panel technology, versatile input options and Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL) connectivity.
The ViewSonic VX2363Smhl-W and VX2263Smhl-W are Full HD 1080p displays that have been designed for entertainment, gaming and multimedia applications. The distinctive design includes a glossy white finish, and a frameless edge-to-edge glass faceplate and slim bezel beneath the glass, making each VX63Smhl display a stylish visual in any setting.
Both the VX2363Smhl-W and VX2263Smhl-W can be connected to MHL-enabled mobile devices, such as smart phones and tablets, with the integrated MHL port. This allows users to share digital content from mobile devices on a larger screen in Full HD resolution. With dual HDMI and VGA ports, VX63Smhl displays can link to multiple video sources, offering flexibility between entertainment and PC-related work content…
ViewSonic announces the availability of the CDE8451-TL, an 84-inch, six-point simultaneous touch, interactive large-format display with 4K Ultra-HD resolution. The CDE8451-TL delivers vibrant and detailed picture quality for ultra-high resolution imaging and touch applications, making it especially applicable for corporate, government, science and medical sectors.
With four times the detail of 1080p Full HD displays, the 4K Ultra-HD resolution of the ViewSonic CDE8451-TL is stunning. The large format LED-based screen and 4K (3840x2160) resolution delivers the finest in color, clarity and image detail. It also features a six-point touch-enabled surface that allows up to six users to simultaneously write, draw or annotate with fingers or stylus devices. The combined touch-interactive performance and ultra-high resolution make the ViewSonic CDE8451-TL the ultimate large-screen display solution…
At Bang & Olufsen, innovation begins with understanding user needs before converging technology and craftsmanship to deliver design with lasting value. BeoVision Avant is an exact representation of this philosophy and evidence that high-end, multimedia entertainment can coincide with uncompromising design.
Based on Bang & Olufsen research and innovation, this flagship entertainment center has the muscle and finesse to deliver breath-taking performance when family and friends gather around it. On the flip side, BeoVision Avant also presents the good manners to blend in to the living room – and with the family's lifestyle – when people choose to do something else. The BeoVision Avant was additionally conceived to last in a changing digital world, and is ready and able to work seamlessly with all the devices and content sources anyone in the family might want to use – without any of the complexity.
According to CEO Tue Mantoni, BeoVision Avant was created to provide discerning homeowners the ultimate in authentic performance, intuitive simplicity and convenience. "Our research shows that consumers want more and more from their televisions," he explains. "People are pressed for time, and they want entertainment that just works so they can focus on it – and each other – rather than the technology itself. BeoVision Avant delivers on all counts…
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ViewSonic announces the immediate availability of the CDE7051-TL 70-inch, six-point simultaneous touch, interactive smart display. The CDE7051-TL provides a fully integrated, large screen touch solution for use in the smart educational classroom, corporate boardrooms and hospitality way-finding applications.
The CDE7051-TL features full 1920x1080 HD resolution, delivering superior pixel-by-pixel performance in an energy-saving LED panel. Its slim design and bezel eliminates dead angles in a Windows 8 touch environment, improving any touch experience. Equipped with a tempered glass overlay, anti-glare treatment and rounded corners, the ViewSonic CDE7051-TL is intended for heavy use. The CDE7051-TL has a variety of connectivity options, including HDMI, USB, VGA and RS-232 to support all your media sources. Additionally, this interactive display has an optional internal PC slot that accommodates an i5 class Windows 8 PC (NMP707). Together, with this PC option, the CDE7051-TL becomes a fully integrated, all-in-one interactive solution…
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Sony continues to expand its robust 4K ecosystem by announcing today pricing and availability for its new BRAVIA 4K Ultra HD TV Line-up. The new line-up of 4K Ultra HD TVs offer a 4K option for virtually any consumer, and are all optimized to support 4K content from Video Unlimited 4K, Netflix and more. The new content and hardware offer consumers more 4K choices than ever before.
First launched at CES, Sony‘s three new series and total of nine models of its 4K Ultra HD TV line-up are available now for pre-sale and will be in market in June. The XBR-X950B series will retail for a suggested price of $7,999 for the 65-inch class and $24,999 for the 85-inch class. The XBR-X900B will retail for a suggested price of $3,999, $4,999 and $8,999 for the 55” class, 65” class and 79-inch class models. Lastly, the XBR-X850B series, which will be available in 49“, 55“ and 65“and 70-inch class screen sizes for $2,099 (49” class), $2,999 (55”class), $3,999 (65”class) and $5,499 (70”class).
The new line-up of 4K Ultra HD TVs give consumers more 4K Ultra HD TV options than ever before. Using a combination of unique Sony technologies, these models offer a superior picture quality than standard 4K resolution…
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LG announced a partnership with Harman/Kardon to develop an advanced audio technology which will be employed in two of its OLED TV models and five of its ULTRA HD TVs. A perfect complement to the LG’s acclaimed picture quality, the ULTRA Surround system is expected to deliver a level of viewer immersion previously only found in cinemas.
Harman/Kardon, one of the most respected names in the audio industry, worked together with LG engineers to develop a speaker system that could deliver even, distortion-free sound with deep bass and a wide band width. ULTRA Surround reproduces audio with amazing fidelity, placing viewers at the center of a wide and evenly dispersed soundstage.
Designed to deliver truly cinematic experiences, the ULTRA Surround system has superb dynamic range and balances sound with exceptional accuracy. It also boasts an extra wide play able band width and powerful output. The system is engineered to deliver high quality, detailed sound that literally surrounds the listener, creating a significantly more immersive experience than the average flat screen TV.
ULTRA Surround technology adds a three-dimensional quality to audio that is nothing short of spell binding. The advanced technology utilizes a state-of-the-art algorithm to produce convincingly real soundscapes…
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Sharp today announced the nationwide availability of its AQUOS Q+ series of televisions, the highest resolution Full HD TVs. First unveiled at the 2014 International CES, Q+ televisons feature 10 million more subpixels than standard Full HD, for more detail, depth and color. Q+ TVs are the only Full HDTVs to accept a 4K signal and play it back at near-4K resolution, with an effective resolution of up to 3840x2160. All Q+ TVs feature Sharp’s Revelation Upscaler, which takes HD content and optimizes it for the higher resolution screen, so that it’s sharper and more vivid.
Q+ provides consumers a high-resolution option between standard Full HD and 4K. Because the Q+ TVs are built using a 1080p panel, they can be priced at almost half of today’s premium 4K sets.
The Q+ series will be available in the most popular large screen sizes, 60”, 70” (69.5” diag.) and 80” class and the SQ and UQ lines. The SQ line, which is already available, comes in two screen sizes 60” and 70” (69.5” diag.) class.
The UQ line, which will arrive in stores in mid-March, will be available in 60”, 70” (69.5” diag.) and 80” class screen sizes and will have premium features such as THX certification, AquoMotion 960, Super Bright, premium design with aluminum bezel, 3D with 2 pairs of glasses, powerful 35W audio and Bluetooth…
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Vizio announced today the availability of its all-new 2014 E-Series Full-Array LED backlit HDTV collection. Backed by the brand's leadership in HDTV technology, the Vizio E-Series line-up – now available at retailers such as Amazon, Best Buy, Costco, Sam's Club, Target, Vizio.com and Walmart – features Full-Array LED backlighting with Active LED Zones and the latest smart TV platform, Vizio Internet Apps Plus.
Vizio's new E-Series features the latest technology at the best value, and is available in a full range of screen size classes from 23" to 70". Among the first at this price band, Vizio is introducing advanced local dimming technology and Full-Array LED backlighting on most of the new models, with up to 18 Active LED Zones delivering better light uniformity for a more vibrant, beautiful picture. In addition, sports and fast-action scenes are now clearer than ever, thanks to Clear Action 180, available on several models. By combining powerful image processing and effective refresh rates, Vizio delivers next-level clarity, reducing motion blur and minimizing retina burn.
"Vizio is focused on presenting consumers with an entirely new value proposition by enhancing the picture quality and performance of the E-Series collection," said Matt McRae, Chief Technology Officer, Vizio…