Want to Know my Favorite TVs of 2016? – Then Check out my Top Picks from LG, Samsung Sony and Vizio
2016 came and went as quickly as any other year in recent past. And now that we’ve kicked off a brand new year, it’s time for me to look back and reflect on which TVs delivered the best performance (picture quality).
An HDTVs and More Product Profile
Oppo is known for its high quality and excellent performing DVD and Blu-ray disc players, and has a long standing tradition of manufacturing some of the finest optical disc players on the market with affordable pricing.
QLED w/ Studio Stand
See Brighter, more Colorful Picture Images with Samsung’s New OLED 2017 Lineup
Samsung revealed its latest quantum dot TV technology at CES 2017 in their upcoming QLED 4K series lineup which will include the Q9, Q8 and Q7 TVs. QLED, as Samsung calls it, is not to be confused with OLED TVs which use emissive/self illuminating LEDs to display pictures images. QLED is actually an improvement of quantum dot technology, according to Samsung.
Update: All models available now!
OLED televisions are continuing to gain momentum as Sony is jumping into the OLED market, and introduced the Bravia A1E Series at CES 2017 in Las Vegas. This new lineup of slim 4K HDR OLED TVs will be available in 55″, 65″ and 77″ screen sizes. No pricing or release date info available at this time.
Looking for more 4K content to watch on your 4K TV? Then head on over to the Google Play store which recently announced it has added more than 125 Ultra HD movies to its selection of streaming movie and television programs.
Watch your Favorite Movies and TV Shows – No Streaming Necessary
On November 30, 2016, Netflix announced that it’s launching offline playback for many of your favorite movies and TV shows. This feature will be especially useful while traveling in an airplane where internet access can be expensive, in addition to other places such as a subway where accessing an internet connection is very limited or nonexistent.
55″ UN55KU6270 & 60″ UN60KU6270 60Hz HDR Smart LED TV – Product Profile
Samsung recently released a new 6 Series model just in time for the holiday season. The new model (as noted above) is available in two screen sizes and contains the latest technology features which include 4K resolution and HDR (High dynamic Range) capability, in addition to a very good smart TV platform powered by a Tizen operating system.
2016 Has Been a Very Good Year for 4K TV Sales
Recent research from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has revealed that 4K TV sales are poised for 40% annual growth as the Ultra HD market continues to expand.
As popularity and sales continue to increase for 4K Ultra HD TVs, so does the demand for 4K hardware and physical media such has Ultra HD Blu-ray players and discs to enjoy on these high def displays.
Sony Adds Five 4K HDR UHD Displays to Their Premium XBR Lineup
By now many of you have probably heard of Sony’s latest 4K Ultra HD TVs that were released this past summer. These new models were added to their current 2016 lineup, and are less expensive alternatives for anyone seeking one of Sony’s premium XBR televisions.