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4K ULTRA HDTV
Four times as many pixels as FULL HD, 4K Ultra HD TV has 8 million pixels.
Quality is amazing, though the vast price difference will reflect in its superior 
performance. 

 With innovations and technology advancing very quickly there is a vast choice.

QUESTION? Which DigitalTV do you choose?

FULL HD PLASMA or LCD* - [DLP or 3LCD could be a Projector option] 

Then there is the option of Ulra High Definition - 4K.

But what about OLED TV? Now the New Choice? [Not to be mistaken with the LED Backlighting in the latest LCD TVs]


OLED TV has been available since mid 2013 from both LG and Samsung in 55" screen sizes.OLED TV, first announced to the Retail Trade at the International CES 2012 in Las Vegas USA in January, presented again to consumers at IFA 2012, Berlin in September then rolled out as a production model at the International CES January 2013 and at IFA 2013.

With production increasing, during 2014 OLED will become more widely available with prices much lower than when launched.   
Your choice also includes, either 2D or 3DTV 
[3D via OLED TV is out of this world]

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 * PLEASE NOTELED TV is a brighter backlighting system of LCD TV - NOT a new type of TV, albeit coupled with more modern picture drivers, it provides a stunning, clear and brighter image than other LCD TVs which previously used, in essence, flourescent lighting.  

OLED is a new type of TV, but completely different to the so called LED TV which can sometimes, misleadingly be advertised and described as a new type of TV system. Don't be mislead by websites, advertising and inexperienced sales people.

Just scroll down and view the many other items of interesting NEWS from around the globe.

 

As detailed, your choice also includes the above TV formats with 4K Ultra HDTV 
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TRADE ~ DisplaySearch: Worldwide Market Research Leaders

25 March 2014Consumer Demand for LED Lighting Rises as Demand for LED Backlight Falters, According to NPD DisplaySearch

Although demand for LED chips for backlight applications in display screens is expected to decline, LED lighting sales are growing, and total shipments of LED chips are on the rise. [...]
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18 March 2014End-of-Year Surge Pushed 2013 Global Shipments of 4K TVs to 1.6 Million, According to NPD DisplaySearch

4K LCD TV shipments reached 1.6 million units in 2013, with nearly 1 million units alone shipped in Q4?13. [...]
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27 February 2014Taiwanese Panel Manufacturers to Lead 4K TV Display Shipments This Year, According to NPD DisplaySearch

4K TV display panels have become increasingly available and affordable to TV manufacturers, and Taiwanese panel makers Innolux and AUO are forecast to lead 4K panel shipments worldwide this year. [...]
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10 February 2014NPD DisplaySearch Announces US FPD Connected Devices Conference Agenda

NPD DisplaySearch, the worldwide leader in display market research, today announced the agenda for its US FPD Connected Devices Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, Calif. on March 3-4, 2014 from 8 am to 5 pm PST. [...]
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06 February 2014Global Tablet PC Shipments to Reach 455 Million by 2017, According to NPD DisplaySearch

Falling prices and advances in display technology will lead to higher shipments of tablet PCs, which will increasingly replace notebook PC shipments in 2014 and beyond. [...]
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TRADE ~ DIGITIMES: IT news from Asia

03 April 2014Consumer IC vendors look to strong sales in 2Q14

Consumer IC vendors including Generalplus Technology, Holtek Semiconductor, Sonix Technology, Alpha Microelectronics, Elan Microelectronics and Nuvoton Technology are expected to see their revenues increase significantly in the second quarter of 2014 due to strong pull-in orders from downstream clients, according to industry sources.
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03 April 2014Each smartphone sold to contribute US$10 to TSMC revenues, say sources

The contribution of each smartphone sold worldwide to the revenues of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is expected to reach US$10 soon due to an increase in chips used in smartphones and the production of high-priced 4G chips, according to industry sources.
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03 April 2014Taiwan market: Asia Pacific Telecom to initially deploy 3,000 4G base stations

Asia Pacific Telecom will initially set up 3,000 4G base stations in Taiwan to cover 99% of target population, according to company president Vincent Chih.
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03 April 2014Yageo reports strong sales for March, 1Q14

Passive component maker Yageo has reported revenues of NT$2.34 billion (US$77.21 million) for March, up 26.2% sequentially and 7.1% on year. For the first quarter of 2014, revenues amounted to NT$6.55 billion, increasing 10.3% from a year earlier.
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03 April 2014Asia-Pacific set to dominate US$35 billion macro RAN market in 2014, says ABI Research

Asia-Pacific regional growth in base stations will outpace all other regions in 2014 as it continues to account for the majority of worldwide base station deployments. The Asia-Pacific region has become the largest market for LTE, followed by North America and Western Europe, with the Asia-Pacific regional installed base growing to 8X in 2014, according to ABI Research.
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Technology News from Research Leaders - iSuppli

23 January 2014Rival Chipset Makers Likely to Enter LTE Modem Space Now Controlled by Qualcomm-

By Francis SidecoWith the latest smartphones all vying to support the 4G wireless technology known as Long Term Evolution (LTE), smartphone chipset suppliers will be fighting to become part of the LTE handset modem landscape currently dominated by industry giant Qualcomm. San Diego, Calif.-based Qualcomm at present has a commanding hold of the mobile handset LTE baseband market, with a breathtaking 97 percent share of shipments at the end of the first half in 2013 that amounts to near-total control of the space. The only other LTE baseband chipset maker of any importance during the period was Samsung Electronics of South Korea, situated at a very far removed with 3 percent of the market. .
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22 January 2014UHD Panels in Digital Signage to Soar 600 Percent This Year-

By Sanju KhatriThe ultra-high-definition (UHD) panels now being adopted by televisions are also primed to make significant headway this year in the digital signage market for advertising and information. Shipments in 2014 of UHD panels aimed specifically for digital signage purposes will reach an estimated 145,000 units, up a colossal 590 percent or nearly sevenfold from just 21,000 units last year. The tremendous surge of the market is the first real growth for digital signage displays featuring UHD?also known as 4K because the panels feature four times the resolution of full high-definition 1080p panels.
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20 January 2014China?s TV Brands Ordered 6 Percent Fewer LCD TV Panels in 2013-

By Ricky ParkThe holiday-driven surge in orders for liquid-crystal display (LCD) panels from Chinese television brands was not sufficient to offset weakness during the rest of the second half of 2013, resulting in an annual decline in purchases. Some 50.1 million LCD panels were estimated to have been snapped up by China?s Top 6 TV makers by the time 2013 ended?down 6 percent from 2012. Sluggish demand and poor exports were to blame for the decline in purchasing by the Chinese brands.
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15 January 2014China Set-Top Box Market to Slow Down in Years Ahead-

By Horse LiuThe set-top box (STB) market in China is headed for decline as the market matures with ever-larger swathes of the population already in possession of the device, even though China will continue to export STBs in big numbers to less developed countries. China?s STB shipments will decline to a projected 130.8 million units at the end of this year, down 12 percent from 148.6 million in 2012. The loss in 2013 is in marked contrast to the 20 percent gain in 2012, and shipments will trend down in general during the next few years. By 2017, China STB shipments for both domestic usage and exports will barely exceed the hundred-million mark, amounting to 103.7 million units.
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13 January 2014China Medical Electronics to Take In More Than $5 Billion by Year-End-

By Julia ZhuChina?s medical electronics market is set to finish 2013 with strong double-digit growth, helped by a budding consumer segment increasingly important in alleviating ailments such as diabetes. Revenue for the China medical electronics industry will reach a projected $5.47 billion by year-end, up 15 percent from $4.74 billion in 2012. The market?s ascent this year is only slightly down from the 17 percent expansion of 2012, and the years ahead promise continued double-digit increases until at least 2017. By then, the medical electronics space in the world?s most populous country will be worth $9.25 billion.
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TRADE ~ CEA SmartBrief: Consumer Electronics Assoc. INFO

02 April 2014Samsung's patent trial retort: Apple wants to stop a rival

Apple and Samsung Electronics attorneys exchanged barbs at the start of a trial in federal court over infringing patents on t -More- 
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02 April 2014Mobile video usage climbing with larger screens

Carriers who want subscribers to watch more video on their mobile devices should consider selling phones with larger screens, -More- 
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02 April 2014Startup aims to make Web video easier to discover, enjoy

Pluto.tv is touting itself as the "anti-YouTube," Mike Shields writes, providing nearly 100 advertising-supported, free chann -More- 
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02 April 2014Samsung launches smart home service, touts Galaxy Tab4

Samsung Electronics followed through Tuesday on its January announcement to bring its Smart Home system to the U.S.  -More- 
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02 April 2014Spotify redesigns user interface across multiple platforms

Spotify has redesigned its user interface for the Android, iPhone, Mac and PC versions of the music-streaming software, Ellis -More- 
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TRADE ~ CES 2011 [Consumer Electronics Show] - Las Vegas

12 June 2012Stepping Up to the Mic: Experts from Epic Games/Chair Entertainment Group, Clear Channel, Mashable, Mobile Roadie, Panasonic, Research In Motion, TiVo and Verizon

CEA Developer University Comes to CE Week NY
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12 June 2012Join Leading CE Manufacturers at SINOCES

More than 500 exhibitors from China and abroad, including AOC, Lenovo, Gibson, Haier and Hisense will showcase their latest CE products and technologies at SINOCES. Will you be there, too?
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11 June 2012CEA Announces Eureka Park Challenge Finalists

Ten Finalists to Advance to CE Week Competition June 27-28
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21 May 2012World?s Largest Technology Tradeshow Sees 22 Percent Growth in Exhibitors and 13 Percent Growth in International Attendance

Independent Audit Confirms Record Numbers of Exhibitors, International Attendees at the 2012 International CES
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30 April 2012CES Speaker Applications Accepted Today through June 12, 2012

Consistently ranked as one of the top 10 most desired speaking opportunities for CEOs, the International CES conference program features the consumer electronics industry?s top authorities to address the latest trends and strategies.
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TRADE ~ iSuppli - Market Research

23 January 2014Rival Chipset Makers Likely to Enter LTE Modem Space Now Controlled by Qualcomm-

By Francis SidecoWith the latest smartphones all vying to support the 4G wireless technology known as Long Term Evolution (LTE), smartphone chipset suppliers will be fighting to become part of the LTE handset modem landscape currently dominated by industry giant Qualcomm. San Diego, Calif.-based Qualcomm at present has a commanding hold of the mobile handset LTE baseband market, with a breathtaking 97 percent share of shipments at the end of the first half in 2013 that amounts to near-total control of the space. The only other LTE baseband chipset maker of any importance during the period was Samsung Electronics of South Korea, situated at a very far removed with 3 percent of the market. .
Read more...


22 January 2014UHD Panels in Digital Signage to Soar 600 Percent This Year-

By Sanju KhatriThe ultra-high-definition (UHD) panels now being adopted by televisions are also primed to make significant headway this year in the digital signage market for advertising and information. Shipments in 2014 of UHD panels aimed specifically for digital signage purposes will reach an estimated 145,000 units, up a colossal 590 percent or nearly sevenfold from just 21,000 units last year. The tremendous surge of the market is the first real growth for digital signage displays featuring UHD?also known as 4K because the panels feature four times the resolution of full high-definition 1080p panels.
Read more...


20 January 2014China?s TV Brands Ordered 6 Percent Fewer LCD TV Panels in 2013-

By Ricky ParkThe holiday-driven surge in orders for liquid-crystal display (LCD) panels from Chinese television brands was not sufficient to offset weakness during the rest of the second half of 2013, resulting in an annual decline in purchases. Some 50.1 million LCD panels were estimated to have been snapped up by China?s Top 6 TV makers by the time 2013 ended?down 6 percent from 2012. Sluggish demand and poor exports were to blame for the decline in purchasing by the Chinese brands.
Read more...


15 January 2014China Set-Top Box Market to Slow Down in Years Ahead-

By Horse LiuThe set-top box (STB) market in China is headed for decline as the market matures with ever-larger swathes of the population already in possession of the device, even though China will continue to export STBs in big numbers to less developed countries. China?s STB shipments will decline to a projected 130.8 million units at the end of this year, down 12 percent from 148.6 million in 2012. The loss in 2013 is in marked contrast to the 20 percent gain in 2012, and shipments will trend down in general during the next few years. By 2017, China STB shipments for both domestic usage and exports will barely exceed the hundred-million mark, amounting to 103.7 million units.
Read more...


13 January 2014China Medical Electronics to Take In More Than $5 Billion by Year-End-

By Julia ZhuChina?s medical electronics market is set to finish 2013 with strong double-digit growth, helped by a budding consumer segment increasingly important in alleviating ailments such as diabetes. Revenue for the China medical electronics industry will reach a projected $5.47 billion by year-end, up 15 percent from $4.74 billion in 2012. The market?s ascent this year is only slightly down from the 17 percent expansion of 2012, and the years ahead promise continued double-digit increases until at least 2017. By then, the medical electronics space in the world?s most populous country will be worth $9.25 billion.
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TRADE ~ TWICE [The Week In Consumer Electronics]

Ofcom - Latest INFO from the UK's Communication Regulator

02 April 2014Audience complaints

Viewers and listeners in the UK have long enjoyed a rich heritage of broadcasting and quality programming. Viewers and listeners in the UK have long enjoyed a rich heritage of broadcasting and quality programming. But sometimes you may see something on TV – or hear a programme on radio – which you find offensive or think is [...]
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31 March 2014London set for local TV launch

The third in a new network of local TV stations takes to the airwaves later today. The third in a new network of local TV stations takes to the airwaves later today. London Live will broadcast news and entertainment 24 hours a day to around 4 million homes in the city. Available on Freeview Channel 8, Sky channel [...]
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31 March 2014Broadcast Bulletin

Viewers and listeners often complain to us about programmes they?ve seen or heard on TV and radio. Every fortnight Ofcom publishes our findings on the complaints we?ve received about TV and radio programmes. It?s the culmination of a process which begins as soon as we receive a complaint from a viewer or listener. Each complaint is assessed against [...]
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26 March 2014Latest telecoms and pay TV complaints figures

Ofcom today published the volumes of complaints made to Ofcom against the major providers of telecoms and pay TV services between October and December 2013.Ofcom today published the volumes of complaints made to Ofcom against the major providers of telecoms and pay TV services between October and December 2013. Overall, the total volume of telecoms and [...]
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17 March 2014Broadcast Bulletin

Viewers and listeners often complain to us about programmes they?ve seen or heard on TV and radio.Viewers and listeners often complain to us about programmes they?ve seen or heard on TV and radio. Those complaints are then assessed against the Broadcasting Code to see if they need investigating further. The code sets standards for television and radio [...]
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