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  1. Where Can I buy and general buying discussions
    Where can I get this TV in Winnipeg? I've been checking ********** daily as well as AVS Forum's Classifides section, without luck. Does anyone here own this TV and is willing to sell it?
  2. Industry News
    In a move to expand their curved Ultra HD line, Samsung revealed its latest additions in the race for the biggest and most advanced HDTV’s along with plans for streaming of 4K video in the works. In a special presentation at CES 2014 in Las Vegas, the manufacturer unveiled its U9000 series of...
  3. Industry News
    Samsung is set to release a new 110-inch HD television that boasts four times greater resolution than the other HDTV’s, the company has announced. Known as ‘4K’ due to having four times the pixels of a regular HDTV, the new Ultra-HD TV will be the largest in the world.  The TV will be available...
  4. HDTV: High Definition Television (LCD & Plasma)
    Hitachi L40A105 Problem arises when a power outage occurs. The TV will not turn on again, well not right away? Power is protected by a surge protector. Manual instructs to unplug the power for 1 hour and then plug back in and power back up again - that does not work. However, if it is left...
  5. HDTV: High Definition Television (LCD & Plasma)
    A quick poll for the best questions to ask oneself before investing in an HDTV.
  6. HDTV: High Definition Television (LCD & Plasma)
    Hi, Am looking for a HDTV currently available in Canada with at least 3 analog (composite) A/V inputs, to accommodate a number of legacy sources (older customer-owned sat box, analog-only DVD, some ancient wheezing thing called a "V-C-R", and an occasional Wii). This is for my parents; I don't...
  7. Industry News
    In the luxury television market, consumers will often tell you bigger is better. Manufacturers have taken note. Samsung Canada is introducing their largest, most advanced Smart LED HDTV on August 31st. The 75-inch ES9000, just .35 inches thin, fits with the bigger, thinner, smarter sets that...
  8. Industry News
    Sharp Canada this week announced its new 2012 Consumer Electronics line-up of nearly 20 large screen 60-inch plus TVs including the companies first 80 inch 3D LED TV. The 2012 LCD TV line-up consists of five different series - the Aquos 5/6/7/8 and 9 - in sizes ranging from 60 to 80 inches in...
  9. HDTV: High Definition Television (LCD & Plasma)
    One of the big, shiny things at CES next week will be LG’s new 55″ OLED TV – a 4mm thick set that may just be the greatest television set ever made. We haven`t heard much about OLED in the last few years due to problems with the its relatively short lifespan and high cost. I wonder if that is...
  10. Industry News
    Interest in stereoscopic 3DTV appears is rising in Europe and China while it appears to be waning in North America according to a recent report from DisplaySearch. “We were surprised to find that 3D appears to be a far more popular feature in China than North America, and the penetration rate...
  11. Industry News
    A new Canadian survey confirms what Digital Home readers already know, that bigger is indeed better when it comes to high definition televisions (HDTV). The Sharp Canada sponsored survey of just over 1,000 Canadians found that a larger screen size was the number one feature respondents wished...
  12. Industry News
    In 2011, about one in four (27%) of TVs shipped worldwide will be able to connect to a network, a figure that is expected to rise 54% to 155 million by 2015, according to a recent report by DisplaySearch. "networking is becoming a core feature of TVs,” said DisplaySearch's Paul Gray. “The idea...
  13. Industry News
    Sony has recalled 1.6 million Bravia LCD televisions due to faulty transformer which may cause a fire. The company recall came after a September incident in which a customer tv caught on fire. According to a Sony statement releasd today, an additional eleven incidents have been reported in...
  14. Industry News
    Worldwide sales of televisions are not expected to grow from 2010 to 2011, holding at 248 million units according to a recent report from Display Search. Previously the company had been predicting growth of around 4 percent for the year. Although the predicted number of sales 2011 is expected...
  15. Home Theatre Personal Computer & Media Extenders
    Does anyone on this forum have any experience using an Atlona AT-Air3 to connect a PC wirelessly to an HDTV? The setup includes a USB dongle with software that appears as a display to the PC. The display can be set up in either mirror or (better) extended display mode at up to 1920x1080. It...
  16. Industry News
    Sharp Electronics announced this week the Aquos LC-80LE632U, an 80-inch LCD TV which the company says will go on sale in Canada in October. Sharp now sells nine LCD televisions which are 60 inches or larger. Sporting a screen whose viewing area is twice that of a 55 inch screen, the new Aquos...
  17. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    This is in reference to this discussion: http://www.digitalhome.ca/forum/showthread.php?t=84230 I am wondering what has happened in regards to this since 2008. It seemed like the CRTC was looking toward a policy that wouldn't allow BDU's to recompress or degrade HDTV signals. Now we all know...
  18. Industry News
    LG Electronics in the United States has launched the LG PenTouch Plasma television that lets viewers use a special touch-sensitive stylus pen to interact with the Internet and to create, modify and control a variety of content directly on the screen. The line of televisions, first demonstrated...
  19. Industry News
    Global television shipments were 55.5 million units in the second quarter of 2011, down 1 percent from 56.2 million units in the same quarter a year earlier, according to recent report from DisplaySearch. The decline was not a big surprise to analysts since the second quarter of 2010 was very...
  20. Industry News
    Sharp and Pioneer are bringing back an iconic name in television by introducing Elite LED LCD TVs. Sharp has owned a 14% stake in Pioneer since 2007. The new line of HDTVs is the first under the Elite brand name since Pioneer stepped making Elite Plasmas in 2009. The sets were developed by a...
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