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LG Downsizes Ultra HD to Upscale Range and Confirms OLED for NZ

LG Downsizes Ultra HD to Upscale Range and Confirms OLED for NZ

LG  will launch 55- and 65-inch versions of its 84-inch Ultra HD TV here in the second half of the year, with its first OLED consumer model soon to follow. It has yet to disclose pricing but expect the OLED to be north of $20,000 given its first curved 55-inch display (55EA9800) is selling for about […]

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LG's 2013 TV Range Its Smartest Yet

LG’s 2013 TV Range Its Smartest Yet

The annual “new season” is under way for smart TV buyers, with all the major manufacturers rolling out most of their 2013 models between now and the end of next month. Among the most technology-packed are those from LG, which is focusing on making hi-tech TVs easier to use with its intuitive Magic Remote and […]

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Sony Green Lights New Blu-ray Players for April

Sony Green Lights New Blu-ray Players for April

Sony will launch three Blu-ray players in April with a faster loading optical drive that’s fully enclosed for improved stability. The new models also will sport the “Sense of Quartz” styling that will be a feature of Sony’s Ultra HD TV range. Two of the models —  BDP-S3100 and BDP-S5100 — will offer Sony’s TV SideView […]

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LG's 4K TV in Time for Christmas?

LG’s 4K TV in Time for Christmas?

LG is aggressively undercutting Sony for its first ultra-definition TV, which goes on sale across the Tasman from November 19. Although its availability and price have still to be confirmed here, chances are the first displays will be in a handful of shops before Christmas. In Australia the 84-inch monster will sell for $A16,000, which […]

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Best of CES Guide

Best of CES Guide

The hi-tech mecca that is the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has just wrapped for another year. Here’s a guide to some of the best coverage of new HDTV gear: Sound+Vision reported on “smart stuff from Samsung” that ranged from now Internet innovations to a fresh design that minimises the frame of a plasma […]

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Hi-Def Debrief: What’s New on the Web

Hi-Def Debrief: What’s New on the Web

Smarthouse reports Samsung Electronics will unveil a “swag of new IP enabled TVs” at the Consumer Electronics Show this week, as it switches focus from 3D to Internet content. Home Cinema Choice has a preview of LG’s 3D range for CES while on the eve of the year’s biggest hi-tech showcase, Trusted Reviews has posted […]

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Philips Tops Top TVs of 2010

Trusted Reviews has judged the best TV of 2010 to be one you can’t buy in New Zealand: Philips’ ultra-wide LED model, the 58PFL9955H Cinema 21:9. Runner-up was Panasonic’s 3D plasma series, with an LED model from LG and a Samsung LCD TV rounding out the top five. Sony’s best placing was eighth, for its […]

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LG’s 3D Blu-ray Home Theatre System Will be Wireless

LG is poised to launch a wireless, 3D Blu-ray home theatre system in NZ. Its stylish, top-of-the-range HX995TZ goes on sale in late October for $1,999. LG says the two, slim, front-channel speakers, two surround speakers and main unit were designed to co-ordinate with its Infinia TVs. Measuring just 29mm front-to-back, the surround speakers come […]

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