NEWS
QLED Alliance

Samsung, Hisense & TCL form 'QLED Alliance' to take on OLED

26 Apr 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
The move means that Samsung will allow other TV brands to use its QLED trademark to compete with OLED TVs
NEWS
Nvidia Shield

Nvidia Shield update: 4K Chromecast & 4K movies from Google Play

26 Apr 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
Nvidia Shield has received an update that enables it to stream 4K movies from the Google Play Movie store. It also gains 4K Chromecast cababilities
NEWS
Roku ACR

Roku TVs will track what you watch to serve recommendations, target ads

26 Apr 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
The latest software update for the Roku OS is using ACR (Automatic Content Recognition) to track what you are watching
NEWS
Dell UP2718Q

Dell's first 'UHD Premium' PC monitor is the 27" UP2718Q

25 Apr 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
Dell has unveiled its first “UHD Premium” certified monitor (UP2718Q), meaning that it can reproduce HDR more faithfully than the first batch of HDR monitor
NEWS
Samsung HDR10+

Samsung introduces open HDR10+ format with dynamic metadata

20 Apr 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
With HDR10+ video can be encoded with dynamic metadata to improve picture quality - much like Dolby Vision. Amazon is also on board
NEWS
Sony XE85E

Sony X85E (XE85) received

20 Apr 2017 | Flatpanels
X85E in the US and XE85 in Europe is a mid-range TV with Android, 4K resolution, and HDR. Want do you want to know?
NEWS
LG UP970 BLu-ray

LG launches UP970 UHD Blu-ray player with Dolby Vision

18 Apr 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
LG has released its first UHD Blu-ray player, dubbed UP970, for $300 / £350. It will also be one of the first capable of outputting movies in Dolby Vision
NEWS
Panasonic EX700

Panasonic EX700 received

18 Apr 2017 | Flatpanels
FlatpanelsHD has received the Panasonic EX700 for an in-depth review. EX700 is a mid-range 4K TV. What do you want to know?
NEWS
Sony Android TV

Sony to resume Android 6.0 roll-out in Europe on April 19

16 Apr 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
Shortly after Sony started rolling out Android version 6.0 for its TVs in Europe, the company had to suspend the update due to ”technical issues”. The roll-out will resume on April 19

Reviews

REVIEW
Sony A1 OLED

Sony A1 OLED

21 Apr 2017 | Torben Rasmussen
A1 is Sony's first OLED that counts. The OLED TV also offers unique speaker system, Android, HDR, and 4K resolution. Read our in-depth review
REVIEW
Sony XE93

Sony X93E (XE93)

03 Apr 2017 | Torben Rasmussen
X93E (XE93 in Europe) is one of Sony's 2017 high-end TVs with improved edge-lit local dimming, Android TV, and more. Read our comprehensive review
REVIEW
Philips OLED TV review

Philips POS901 OLED

06 Mar 2017 | Torben Rasmussen
Philips' first OLED TV is also the first to run Android. It is also equipped with Ambilight, a soundbar, and more. Can Philips' picture processing take OLED even further?
REVIEW
Xbox One S review

Xbox One S (& HDR gaming)

30 Jan 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
Xbox One S comes with UHD Blu-ray, 4K/HDR streaming and most importantly HDR gaming. Can it put Microsoft back in the spotlight?
REVIEW
PS4 Pro

PlayStation 4 Pro (& HDR gaming)

22 Dec 2016 | Rasmus Larsen
PlayStation 4 Pro is the first console to support 4K resolution and High Dynamic Range. We examine what this means for the gaming experience
REVIEW
Samsung Atmos soundbar

Samsung Dolby Atmos soundbar

19 Dec 2016 | Tommy Lindegaard
Dolby Atmos at home? In a soundbar? We have tested Samsung HW950; the company's first Dolby Atmos soundbar with 2 wireless rear speakers
REVIEW
PlayStation VR

Sony PlayStation VR

07 Dec 2016 | Torben Rasmussen
Virtual Reality for PlayStation has landed. PlayStation VR is a headset that takes you into a virtual world of gaming and experiences. Here's our full review
REVIEW
Sony NT5

Sony wireless TV sound (NT5, ZR5 & ZR7)

03 Oct 2016 | Tommy Lindegaard
Sony says that you can build true 5.1 surround for your TV wirelessly with its new audio platform. We take a closer look at the NT5 soundbar and 2 sets of rear speakers (ZR5 and ZR7)
REVIEW
Sony Z9D ZD9 review

Sony Z9D (ZD9)

26 Sep 2016 | Torben Rasmussen
Sony's new flagship TV utilizes a new backlight technology to improve HDR reproduction. It also feature Ultra HD and Android TV. Read our review
REVIEW
Samsung KS8000 review

Samsung KS8000

18 Jul 2016 | Torben Rasmussen
Samsung has improved HDR (high dynamic range) and revamped the Tizen user interface. KS8000 is a flat model from the “SUHD” line. Read our in-depth review

Featured article

Curved TV

Does the world need curved TVs?

TV manufacturers have found the new black: Curved screens. But what are they trying to fix? We take a look at what's fact and what's fiction

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Overview articles

ARTICLE
LG 2017 TV line-up

LG 2017 TV line-up - full overview with prices

07 Apr 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
5 new OLED ranges and lots of mid-range LCDs. Better HDR support, Dolby Atmos sound, and an incredible "wallpaper OLED". Full overview of LG's 2017 TV line-up
ARTICLE
Panasonic EZ1000 OLED

Panasonic 2017 TV line-up - full overview with prices

06 Mar 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
2 OLED ranges and lots of 4K LCDs. Curved TVs are out but 3D is still available in 1 TV. See the full overview of Panasonic's 2017 TV line-up
ARTICLE
Sony 2017 TV

Sony 2017 TV line-up - full overview with prices

24 Feb 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
OLED TVs, Dolby Vision, Android TV & lots of 4K LCDs. FlatpanelsHD brings you the full overview of Sony’s 2017 TV line-up with prices
ARTICLE
Samsung 2016 TV

Samsung's 2016 TV line-up - full overview

08 Apr 2016 | Rasmus Larsen
More "SUHD" models. Still no OLEDs but more flat designs. Tizen gets a revamped UI. Here is a full overview of Samsung's 2016 TV line-up
ARTICLE
LG 2016 OLED TV

LG's 2016 TV line-up - full overview

29 Mar 2016 | Rasmus Larsen
Four new LG OLED TVs, all with Dolby Vision & HDR10. Also LG's first "Super UHD" LCDs. webOS 3.0 has reached version 3.0. Full overview of LG's 2016 line-up

Focus articles

FOCUS
Multi HDR

Don't mention the format war

27 Mar 2017 | Yoeri Geutskens
There is no HDR format war. Here’s why.
FOCUS
Panasonic EZ1000 OLED

First look at Panasonic's EZ1000 OLED

13 Feb 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
We spent some time with Panasonic's EZ1000 OLED that has been developed in collaboration with Hollywood. Here are our first impressions
FOCUS
Sony 2017 TV

A closer look at Sony's 2017 TV line-up

06 Feb 2017 | Tommy Lindegaard
Sony talks 2017 TV line-up. We had a chance to see XE85, XE90, XE93 and A1 OLED in action. Learn more about the new Sony TV line-up
FOCUS
CES 2017

CES 2017 trends: More HDR formats and better picture quality

03 Feb 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
As certain trends die manufacturers again turn their attention to the most important area; picture quality. But do we really need 4 HDR formats?
FOCUS
Sony A1 OLED

First look at Sony's A1 OLED & 2017 high-end LCDs

30 Jan 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
Aa stunning OLED TV with Dolby Vision and new 9 series LCDs with Dolby Vision. We saw, touched and experienced all of them at CES and here are our first impressions
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Samsung 2017 QLED LCD

Hands-on with Samsung's 2017 "QLED" TVs (& technical information)

24 Jan 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
We spoke to Samsung about the 2017 "QLED" line-up and had a chance to examine the TVs more closely. Here are our first impressions and lots of technical information
FOCUS
LG OLED tunnel

CES 2017 trends: 3D is dead, curved TVs are dying

23 Jan 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
3D TVs are dead and buried, curved TVs are heading in the same direction, and the VR industry has been hit with a reality check
FOCUS
LG 2017 OLED

Hands-on with LG's 2017 OLED TVs (& technical information)

17 Jan 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
FlatpanelsHD had a chance to experience LG's 2017 OLEDs. Here are our first impressions plus lots of technical information
FOCUS
HDMI cable

HDMI 2.1 supports 8K, 10K, dynamic HDR and requires a new cable

04 Jan 2017 | Rasmus Larsen
HDMI 2.1 supports up to 10K resolution, dynamic HDR, adaptive frame rate and 4K at 120fps. However, to enable the new features a new 48G cable is required.
FOCUS
Xbox One S HDR

Guide: How to set up 4K & HDR on Xbox One S (and your TV)

06 Dec 2016 | Rasmus Larsen
It can be tricky to set up Xbox One S to output HDR signals. Here is a guide on how to set up 4K and HDR on your Xbox One S (and your TV)