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Samsung 40

Samsung's UN40HU6950 40" 4K Ultra HD Smart TV is currently being offered for only $597.99 shipped, originally priced at $999.99. With built-in Wi-Fi, this Samsung HDTV makes it easy to access Netflix, Pandora, Skype and other online content. The upconversion capability allows you to upscale lower resolution video sources to near-UHD quality. Product page. Continue reading for another video game test with this display and additional information.

Notable features:
  • Refresh Rate: 60Hz (Native); 240 Clear Motion Rate (Effective).

  • Backlight: LED (Edge-Lit).

  • Smart Functionality: Yes - Voice Control & Motion Control (camera accessory sold separately).

  • Dimensions (W x H x D): TV without stand: 36.1'' x 21.2'' x 2'', TV with stand: 36.1'' x 23.1'' x 10.2''.

  • Inputs: 4 HDMI, 3 USB, 1 Component In, 1 Composite AV In.

  • Accessories Included: Smart Touch Remote.


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Hisense 4K TV

Hisense's 55" Class 4K Smart LED UHD Display is currently being offered for just $699.99 shipped, this weekend only, originally priced at $2999.99. Entertainment thrives beyond live TV and your digital library, with Hisense Smart TV, doors swing wide open to access of online videos, games and music. Browse through over a billion hours of video content on YouTube, see what your friends are up to on Facebook and follow the latest worldwide trends on Twitter. Product page. Continue reading for another video overview from CES 2014 and more information.

Notable features:
  • Hisense LED technology brings mind-blowing colors and a new level of picture clarity by constantly adapting to the images on the screen, producing great detail.

  • Catch all the action - SMR (Smooth Motion Rate) of 120!If an amazing life-like experience is what you crave, Hisenses T880 Ultra HD TV provides the most real life, jaw-dropping picture using patented Ultra Smooth Motion Rate technology.

  • This technology is achieved by inserting in-between video frames further clarifying moving images. These extra frames create an incredibly smooth viewing experience perfect for movies and live action sports.


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Seiki 55

Seiki's SE55UY04 55" 4K Ultra HD Display (Updated Model) is currently being offered for only $769.98 shipped, today only, originally priced at $2999.99. Seiki believes the next 'big thing' is a great television that offers the same clarity of video and audio featured on the higher priced TVs - without the add-ons that bring the higher price. Seiki is part of one of the largest manufacturers of TVs in the world. Product page. Continue reading for more images and information.

Notable features:
  • Refresh Rate: 120Hz (Native), 30Hz (4K).

  • Backlight: LED (Edge-Lit).

  • Dimensions (W x H x D): TV without stand: 49.58'' x 29.22" x 3.81'', TV with stand: 49.58'' x 31.80'' x 11.42''.

  • Inputs: 3 HDMI, 1 USB, 1 VGA.


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LG Curved TV

LG's 55EA9800 Cinema 3D Curved OLED TV is currently being offered for just $2699.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $10,999.99. Some things in life defy all explanation and must be experienced to be believed. Such is the case with the new LG CURVED OLED TV. With deeper, richer colors and stunning contrast, it is unlike any technology you've ever seen, and it delivers a picture that exceeds your wildest imagination. Product page. Continue reading for a video review and more information.

Notable features:
  • Stunning design at only 4.3mm thick at its thinnest point. Stunning picture quality with Infinite Contrast that ranges from the most blazing white to the darkest black. And, 4 Color Pixel that displays images so vivid you'll forget you are watching TV.

  • LG's advanced 4 Color Pixel technology adds an unfiltered, white sub-pixel to the traditional red, green and blue. The result? A brighter picture with a wider range of colors and superior color accuracy for more true to life and vibrant images.

  • LG OLED TVs have an almost infinite contrast ratio. With self-lighting pixel technology, it can range from blazing white to the darkest black. Higher is better, and "Infinite" has been impossible? until now.


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Seiki 65-inch 4K

Seiki's 65-inch 4K Ultra HD TV is currently being offered for just $1098.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $3999.99. The most affordable, highest resolution screen on the market brings new possibilities to the table - not to mention your computer desk. The same promise of detail and clarity that Seiki 4K brings to your favorite shows, movies, and sports will also be delivered to your workstation, and your online and console gaming experience. Product page. Continue reading for more images and information.

Notable features:
  • Refresh Rate: 120Hz (Native), 30Hz (4K).

  • Backlight: LED (Edge-Lit).

  • Smart Functionality: No.

  • Dimensions (W x H x D): TV without stand: 58.84'' x 34.84" x 3.93'', TV with stand: 58.85'' x 37.05'' x 14.88''.

  • Inputs: 3 HDMI, 1 USB, 1 VGA.


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Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player

Google's Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player is currently being offered for just $28 shipped, today only, originally priced at $35. With Chromecast, you can easily enjoy your favorite online content on your HDTV - movies, TV shows, videos, music, photos, websites, and more from HBO GO, Netflix, YouTube, Hulu Plus, Pandora, Watch ESPN, Crunchyroll, MLS, Crackle, Rdio, MLB.TV, Google Play Movies & TV, Google Play Music, and Chrome. Product page. Continue reading for an in-depth video overview and more information.

Notable features:
  • Stream online video, music, photos and more to your TV using your smartphone, tablet, or laptop.

  • Supports a growing number of apps including Netflix, YouTube, HBO Go, Hulu Plus, Pandora, ESPN, MLB.TV, Google Play Movies and Music, Plex, MLS, crackle, Vevo, Rdio. Allows to cast a Chrome browser tab.

  • Box includes Chromecast, HDMI extender, USB power cable, and power adapter. No remote needed.

  • Easy setup: Plug into any HDTV and connect to your home WiFi network.

  • Works with Android phones and tablets, iPhone, iPad, Mac, Windows, and Chromebooks.


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TCL 4K TV

TCL's 50" 4K Ultra HD TV is currently being offered for only $449.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $1549.99. Bringing you spectacular picture quality with its stunning resolution, this display offers you four times the resolution of Full HD (1080p) for tremendous clarity and smoothness. Product page. Continue reading for a video review and more information.

Notable features:
  • Stunning 3840 x 2160 resolution.

  • Advanced 120Hz CMI Refresh Rate.

  • Four HDMI inputs.

  • 5,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio.

  • Edge-lit, ultra efficient LED backlighting.


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Seiki 65-inch

Seiki's SE65UY04 65" 4K Ultra HD TV is currently being offered for only $1175.59 shipped, today only, originally priced at $3,999.99. With over 8 million individual pixels (3,840 x 2,160) compared to about 2 million (1,920 x 1,080) on your current HDTV, the picture provides stunning clarity and colors that far surpass anything you've seen before. Product page. Continue reading for more images and information.

Notable features:
  • 65" Ultra High Definition, 3840 x 2160 Resolution.

  • 120 Hz refresh rate.

  • 4000:1 dynamic contrast ratio.


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Star Wars Home Theater

No, this isn't a movie set from JJ Abrams' upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII, but rather a real-life home theater created by the guys over at Dillon Works. However, before construction began, this home owner contacted Doug Chiang for the blueprints. For those who don't know, was the lead designer from the first two Star Wars prequels. Continue reading for more images and information.

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Seiki's 50in 4K Ultra High Definition TV is currently being offered for only $449 shipped, today only, originally priced at $1499.99. Contrary to popular belief, the ultimate television experience is well within reach. By creating a 4K Ultra HDTV with great picture and sound, minus the unnecessary bells and whistles, they're able to offer the latest television technology at an ultra-affordable price. Introducing Ultra HD for everyone. Product page. Continue reading for an unboxing and initial setup videos.

Notable features:
  • 4K2K Resolution 4 times 1080p.

  • Upscale HD to 4K.

  • One year replacement policy.


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