Select Sony Android TVs getting Apple TV via an update

Just the other day, we shared with you that older Sony TVs would receive an Android 9.0 Pie update. Those models released during the second half of 2016 up to 2019 are still eligible for the upgrade. Those older TVs may not get any more updates but for other smart TVs from Sony, it may […]

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Q3 global TV shipments reach historic-high, Samsung reaps the benefits

The TV market is booming in the work from home era and Samsung is reaping the benefits. According to market research firm TrendForce, quarterly TV shipments worldwide have reached a historic all-time high in Q3 2020 when all brands combined have shipped 62.05 million units, leading to an impressive 38.8% quarter-on-quarter increase and a 12.9% […]

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You can get a free Galaxy Fold or S20 Ultra along with a new TV in India

Samsung India has launched a new promotional campaign that rewards customers with new devices and cashback of up to INR 20,000 ($272). Called Home, Festive Home, the promotional campaign lasts until November 20 and covers product categories including TVs, refrigerators, washing machines, microwave ovens, and air conditioners. More importantly, new TV customers can receive a free smartphone […]

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Samsung to skip QD-LED TVs next year while China’s TCL leads the foray

A few months ago we talked about Samsung Electronics and Samsung Display being at odds regarding the use of QD-LED (Quantum Dot LED) technology. There were reasons to believe that Samsung may be skipping QD-LED technology next year, and now our suspicions have seemingly been confirmed by a new report claiming that Chinese TV manufacturer […]

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Pas de Foot à la télé ? Voici la raison technique (Règle Flowspec mal configurée chez Centurylink)

Le fournisseur d’accès Internet américain CenturyLink a subi une panne technique majeure dimanche suite à une mauvaise configuration dans l’un de ses centres de données. Les dégâts ont été majeurs et ont été ressentis sur tout l’Internet. La panne de CenturyLink a entraîné une baisse de 3,5 % du trafic web mondial. L’incident a fait […]

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The Sero goes on sale in the Netherlands with a limited-time bonus in tow

Samsung’s lifestyle TV, The Sero, is now available in the Netherlands earlier than expected. The company originally planned to bring The Sero to the Netherlands on September 7 but Samsung has just made a new announcement confirming today’s earlier-than-anticipated market release. The world’s most influential TV manufacturer is not only bringing The Sero to the Netherlands […]

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Xiaomi unveils 55-inch transparent Mi TV LUX, going on sale from Aug 16

Xiaomi likes to rattle the world with forward-looking devices that leave consumers excited and other manufacturers wondering. Case in point, Chinese tech giant’s 55-inch transparent TV which sits like a window in the room – mind your stride. Dubbed the Mi TV LUX OLED Transparent Edition, this is the first transparent OLED TV that is […]

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Samsung Electronics and Samsung Display are at odds regarding QD-LED

Contrary to what industry watchers were hoping for earlier this year, Samsung Electronics might not be the first Samsung Display client to adopt the latest Quantum Dot (QD-LED) technology for its TV lineup. Samsung Electronics’ sister company, Samsung Display, aims to start pilot production of its QD-LED panels in the first quarter of 2021, with mass […]

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