Panasonic’s new OLED and LCD lines offer HDR10+ and Dolby Vision

Panasonic is making HDR10+, Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos available across its 2019 lines of OLED and LCD TVs, apart from its entry-level 4K LCD series. Panasonic’s four 2019 OLED series TVs – the GZ2000, GZ1500, GZ1000 and GZ950 – and its flagship 4K LCD series TV for this year, the GX920, will all be […]

Kantar: UK large-screen TV market quadruples in five years

The British large-screen television market has quadrupled in the past five years, according to the latest TV market data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech. The research firm said that 32% of large-screen purchases were OLED devices and that LED screens made up 54% of large screen buys in the past six months. OLED and QLED television now account for 15% and […]

LG unveils 88-inch 8K TV ahead of CES

LG has unveiled what it claims is the world’s first 88-inch 8K OLED display as the company affirmed its commitment to the high-end TV market. LG will showcase the 8K display at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next week and said that the 8K panel offers higher resolution without compromising brightness. The OLED […]

Sony launches new Bravia HDR TVs

Sony has announced two new 4K High Dynamic Range (HDR) series of televisions at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The new flagship XBR-A1E Bravia OLED and XBR-X930E/X940E series TVs are designed to deliver wider brightness range, higher contrast and better picture quality. Both lines of TV will be powered by Sony’s 4K HDR processor, X1 […]

LG to launch first HDR OLED flat-screen TV

LG is to launch an HDR TV flat-screen TV in the US, UK, Germany and Korea at the end of this month. The EF9500 range comprises two 4K models that the Korean manufacturer is rolling out as part of its new OLED range of devices. LG is making 65-inch and 55-inch variants available. LG says […]

Flat-panel display to decline this year, 4K provides promise in ‘16

Flat-panel display industry revenues are expected to fall by 2% this year to US$129 billion (€117 billion) as falling LCD display revenues, declining demand in the PC sector and price erosion take their toll, according to research by IHS. After growth last year, global TFT LCD display revenue is expected to decline 3%, from US$120 […]

LG sets sights on significant OLED TV expansion

LG has outlined plans to “significantly expand” the market penetration of its OLED TVs this year, as it unveiled an extended lineup of OLED TVs at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.  Speaking at a media roundtable at CES, the new executive vice-president and CEO of the LG Home Entertainment Company, Brian Kwon, said […]

LG to cut plasma TV production

LG will end plasma TV production by the end of November to concentrate on OLED and liquid crystal displays, according to a Reuters report that cites a regulatory filing by the firm.  LG reportedly attributed the decision to a decline in demand for plasma TVs, with the move widely expected by industry watchers. Launching its […]

LG launches new lower-cost, webOS-connected OLED TV

LG has launched its first next-generation curved OLED TV in the US. The new 55-inch screen – model 55EC9300 – will be available from US retailers, beginning with Best Buy, at a recommended price of US$3,499 (€2,618). The new model is the third OLED TV that LG has released in 13 months. The latest version […]

LG to showcase OLED TV lineup, rumours of webOS TV launch

LG is gearing up to show off what it claims is “the most comprehensive OLED TV lineup on the planet” at the CES trade show next week, amid rumours that it will unveil its webOS software on smart TVs for the first time. Officially, LG has said it will showcase its new 77-inch Ultra HD […]