Monthly Archives: August 2012

LG 55EM970V OLED & 84LM960V 4K TVs Do The Rounds At IFA

LG Electronics stopped short of holding an official press conference at the IFA 2012 consumer electronics trade show in Berlin this week, instead opting to show members of the press around its booth with sessions of guided media tour. This is probably because the company’s two killer products – the 55-inch 55EM970V OLED TV and the 84-inch 84LM960V 4K TV ... Read More »

Toshiba 47WL968 & 55WL968 Top-End LED TVs Get Passive 3D

The passive 3D movement seems to be gaining traction, as it transpired at the IFA 2012 consumer electronics trade show in Berlin today that Toshiba has opted to put this tri-dimensional display technology on its top-end WL968 series of LED LCD televisions comprising the 47-inch 47WL968 and the 55-inch 55WL968. Toshiba 47WL968 & 55WL968 top-end LED TVs get passive 3D ... Read More »

Samsung UE75ES9000 LED LCD Is UK-Bound; 70″ 4K TV Prepped

Samsung has confirmed that its premium ES9000 series of 75-inch LED LCD TV, which was initially rolled out in the company’s native country of South Korea and then in the USA, will be coming to the United Kingdom especially for discerning buyers who do not wish to compromise on design, picture quality nor functionality. The announcement came at the company’s ... Read More »

Sony Goes Passive 3D For Its KD-84X9005 84-Inch 4K TV

The biggest announcement to come out of this year’s IFA so far? Well, if you’re talking purely about “size”, then Sony’s new KD-84X9005 84″ 4K Bravia TV takes some beating. With its 84-inch LCD panel displaying 3840 x 2160 pixels, the X9005 marks Sony’s first foray into an ultra high-definition television (UHDTV) niche that is looking increasingly likely to become ... Read More »

Panasonic Goes UHDTV With 145″ 8K Plasma & 20-Inch 4K LCD TVs

Although Panasonic’s press conference at the IFA 2012 consumer electronics trade show in Berlin this afternoon was largely dominated by ecological and smart living themes, the company hasn’t neglected its visual display products which have almost always impressed us here at HDTVTest (plasma-wise anyway). The Japanese TV manufacturer took this opportunity to reveal its vision of future display technologies, which ... Read More »