HDTV Lounge

HDTV News, Announcements & Information

Samsung PAVV LCDs | LN40M81BD, LN46M81BD, LN52M81BD

pavv-ln52m81bd.jpgSamsung have announced some very impressive LCDs from their PAVV series. Available in three sizes, 40-inch, 46-inch and 52-inch all boast a 1080p full HD resolution with three HDMI inputs along with a very impressive 17,000:1 contrast ratio which is rather amazing. Read more

LG 60PF95 Reviewed

LG 60PF95If you are looking for the very best in HDTVs, then the LG 60PF95 could be the answer, and your best friend. If you want the very best, you will want a big screen, and of course the very best HD format, 1080p aka, Full HD. The LG 60PF95 provides you with both, with a massive 60-inch plasma screen supporting 1080p at a resolution of 1920×1080. At screen sizes this size, the full hd format definitely helps. The 60PF95 looks great with it’s black gloss finish and touch screen controls, and also has the specifications to back up the look, Read more

Okoro BX100 and BX300 HTPC

Okoro Media systems have come with Blu-ray drives for a while now, but picking up on the still on going HD war they have released their Okoro BX series of HTPCs with both HD-DVD and Blu-Ray support. The BX series consist of two systems, firstly the Okoro BX100 which has a slim 4.13-inch tall enclosure, is powered by an Intel Core 2 Duo T7200 CPU, GB of DDR2 RAM, an optional 7-inch touchscreen, Windows Vista Ultimate OS, 500GB of storage space, NVIDIA 256mb 8500 GT graphics and three TV tuners. Read more

Samsung PS42Q97HDX Reviewed

Samsung PS42Q97HDXThe Samsung PS42Q97HDX is a surprising treat; a great looking, big screen, from a well known brand at a great price of just £699 ($1,400 USD). Often when we see a big screen that does not cost a whole lot, it is either from a lesser known brand, or from a well known brand from their budget line where they cut many of the features we see in their other models. But the Samsung PS42Q97HDX does not cut any corners, it looks great with a great build and does not lack any features or cut in the connections area.
The PS42Q97HDX includes a healthy selection of three HDMI inputs, VGA PC input, component, s-video, 2x scart and composite along with a built in digital tuner with 7-day guide. Read more

Pinnacle PCTV HD Stick

Pinnacle PCTV HD Stick USBPinnacle have released the Pinnacle PCTV HD Stick, USB stick for receiving HD content on your PC for under $100. Pinnacle have had the PCTV HD Pro Stick available for some time now, but now with the cheaper USB Stick for $99 this has got to be one of the cheapest ways to receive OTA HD content on your PC. Read more

JVC LT-32DG8 Reviewed

JVC LT-32DG8The market for 32-inch HDTVs is very competitive as the 32-inch screen size is in high demand. The JVC LT-32DG8 is a relatively cheap 32-inch LCD screen (at £600, $1,200) with a 1366 x 768 pixel resolution, 1,200:1 contrast ratio, and a brightness of 500 cd/m2. The LT-32DG8 has an integrated digital TV tuner, and a decent enough selection of inputs including, 2x HDMI, 1x component, 2x scart, but unfortunately there is no VGA PC input. Read more

Sony KDS-Z60XBR5 | KDS-Z70XBR5

KDS-Z70XBR5Sony has unveiled two new Bravia SXRD HDTV sets (Silicon X-tal (Crystal) Reflective Display), with full HD 1080p, x.v.Color extended color gamut system, Motionflow 120Hz high-framerate technology with four modes (including “off”) for clearer and judder free viewing. The new SXRDs include Sony’s PhotoTV HD feature which “brings the look of actual printed photography to the set”. The sets are also 40% thinner than the models which they replace, are compatible with Sony’s Bravia Internet Video Link for HD streaming directly to the set from the internet, Read more

Sony A3000 Series

Sony KDS-50A3000 (A3000 Series)Sony have announced three new HDTVs to their A3000 Series line up. All feature full HD 1080p, x.v.Color extended color gamut system, Motionflow 120Hz high framerate technology which is available in four different modes (including “off”) that the user can change to match the current viewed content , such as high-definition sports and Blu-ray movies. All sets are 20% slimmer than last years sets, Read more

Hitachi P50T01U Reviewed

Hitachi P50T01UThe Hitachi P50T01U is a large 50-inch plasma screen with a great look. The P50T01U has a thin mat black surround with a stylish silver outer trim, which makes a nice change from the black gloss finish which 90% of HDTVs now feature. The 50-inch plasma screen has a claimed high contrast ratio of 10,000:1, a brightness of 1300 cd/m2 and a resolution of 1280×1080 pixels offers 720p and 1080i HD formats.

Connections consist of two HDMI inputs, component, three scarts, digital audio out, USB and SD cart slot for direct play back of photos (JPEG), CAM slot for use with the internal digital tuner. Read more

Sony BRAVIA W3000, XBR4, XBR5 Series

XBR5Sony have announced the new Bravia W3000, XBR4 and XBR5 series of Full HD 1080p LCD HDTVs. All models feature a 1920×1080 pixel resolution LCD screen, with 10-bit processing, Bravia Engine upscaling, x.v.Color wide color system, the popular XMB crossbar interface which will be familiar to PS3 and PSP users, and Sony’s Bravia Internet Video Link to stream HD video content directly to the set via the internet. Read more

Page 65 of 72:« First...102030...6364656667...70...Last »