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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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Seiki's 50" 4K Ultra HD Tv is currently being offered for only $547.89 shipped, this weekend only, originally priced at $1499.99. 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. Put simply, you have to see it to believe it. Product page. Continue reading for the official unboxing and preview.

Notable features:
  • 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.

  • Together with a Seiki 4K Ultra HDTV, U-VISION 4K Up-conversion HDMI cable offers state-of-the-art video processing and 4K performance enhancements comparable to native 4K.

  • With Ultra HD, you'll be able to enjoy your favorite shows and movies in the best resolution possible - whether it's SD or HD, DVD or Blu-ray.


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First unveiled at CES 2014, Samsung's curved 105" Ultra HD television is currently the largest ever made with a 'cinema' widescreen ratio and priced accordingly, at an eye-watering $120,000 USD. Other high-tech features include Voice Command, which lets you talk to the TV to search what's on or to perform basic commands such as 'last channel,' 'record' or 'turn off', and 'four screen' mode for splitting the display into four, each capable of showing a different TV channel. Continue reading for two videos and more information.

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Samsung's UN85S9 85" 4K Ultra HD 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV is apparently a very popular item, despite its $39,997.99 price tag (only 2 left in stock at the time of this posting). It may look normal from a distance, but users are able to talk to this TV in more natural ways such as asking, "What action movies are on", or you can perform all the basic commands such as "record", "last channel" and "turn on". You can also use hand gestures to browse the new intuitive Smart Hub, a central, easy-to-navigate hub of all your favorite content. Product page. Continue reading for a video unboxing and more information.

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Star Trek fans rejoice! Now you can boldly go beyond ordinary TV remote controls with this replica Star Trek phaser by The Wand Company, which was built using access to the original weapon first used nearly 50 years ago in the original series. This gadget has a 36 channel memory and makes 10 authentic phaser firing sounds. Continue reading for a video of a previous model and more information on this one.

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