Monthly Archives: May 2012

BBC Sport App To Hit Sony PS3 & Bravia Smart TVs In June

A new dedicated BBC Sport app is set to arrive on Sony Bravia connected HDTV displays and Playstation 3 (PS3) consoles just in time for the eagerly awaited “2012 summer of sport”, which will give a significant boost to the multimedia credentials held by the Japanese consumer electronics manufacturer. BBC Sport app to hit Sony PS3 & Bravia Smart TVs ... Read More »

2012 To See Strong Growth Of LED-Based LCD & 3D TVs

According to the latest Quarterly Advanced Global TV Shipment and Forecast Report published by market analysis firm DisplaySearch, 2012 will see significant growth in the shipments of LED-based LCD TVs and 3D-capable HDTV displays. Over the course of this year, there is expected to be a rise in the market share held by LCD TVs equipped with LED backlight technology ... Read More »

Samsung To Launch 55″ ES9500 OLED TV Later This Year

The Samsung 55″ ES9500 OLED TV, which was first unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas back in January, is on track to be launched during the second half of 2012, the Korean manufacturer has confirmed. Samsung is trying to beat cross-town rival LG Electronics in the race to release the world’s first large-screen OLED (organic light-emitting ... Read More »

LCD Shipments Keep Growing Despite Flat Overall TV Sales

The growth of LCD TV shipments in emerging markets has been cancelled out by a decline of CRT and plasma shipments in developed countries, which means that 2012 could end up being a repeat of last year as far as overall television sales worldwide is concerned. LCD shipments keep growing despite flat overall TV sales It is expected that the ... Read More »

LED & Smart TV Boost Prices Of Flat-Panel TVs In USA

According to the latest US Price and Specification TV Tracker report published by market research firm IHS iSuppli, the price of flat panel TVs in the USA has seen a sharp and unexpected rise during the first four month of 2012, even though a decline in shipments of these sets is expected this year in the country. LED & Smart ... Read More »