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Seiki's SE50UY04 50-inch 4K UHD TV is currently being offered for only $699 shipped, this week only, originally priced at $1499.99. With over 8 million individual pixels (3840 x 2160) compared to about 2 million (1920 x 1080) 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 a video unboxing and more information.

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

  • Upscales HD to 4K.

  • One year replacement policy.


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Roku's LT Streaming Media Player is currently being offered for only $36.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $49.99. The Roku LT has all the essentials you need to enjoy 1,000+ channels of movies, TV shows, music, sports, and more. With a free Roku app, one-stop search and channel shortcut buttons, the Roku LT delivers simply the best streaming value available anywhere. Product page. Continue reading for a first look video and more information.

Notable features:
  • 1,000+ entertainment channels. Choose from the best selection and widest variety of streaming entertainment, including movies, TV shows, music, sports, news, and more.

  • HD video quality. Streams up to 720p in high-definition.

  • No hidden fees. Enjoy all the free stuff, like Pandora and Crackle, and access your own subscriptions, like Netflix and Hulu Plus.

  • Quick and easy setup. Sets up wirelessly in minutes with just a few simple steps.


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With movie ticket and concession prices continuing to rise, it's no surprise that many wealthy geeks would rather enjoy slightly older movies from the comfort of their own home in one of the custom creations you see above. They range from extremely well themed home theaters to just a sleek futuristic room with a large projection display. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of some jaw-dropping dove illusions.

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TCL's LE40FHDE3010 40" LED HDTV is currently being offered for only $299.99 shipped, this weekend only. This back-lit LED television offers 1080p high-definition picture quality, lots of connections featuring MHL compatibility, with a picture that delivers incredible contrast and vibrancy. Product page. Continue reading for a video review and more information.

Notable features:
  • Enhanced picture quality.

  • Plug and play compatibility.

  • Numerous inputs and outputs.

  • USB and MHL Connection For Photo Viewing.

  • One Year Limited Warranty.


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Amazon Fire TV was officially announced yesterday, and it's basically a $99 set-top box that aims to take on Apple TV, Roku, Google Chromecast, and other similar devices. Unlike the others however, this one is powered by a 1.7-GHz quad-core Qualcomm Krait 300 processor, has 2GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage, and even a specially designed Amazon Fire game controller to go along with it. On top of the powerful hardware, it boasts an exclusive new feature called "ASAP", which predicts what movies and TV episodes you'll want to watch and buffers them for playback before you hit play. Product page. Continue reading for more.

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TCL's 50" 4K Ultra HD TV is currently being offered for only $697 shipped, this weekend only, originally priced at $2000. Featuring an ultra-thin bezel with a modern finish, it delivers more picture in a sophisticated slim frame design. Whether wall mounted like a piece of art or sitting on its elegant glass base, this LED UHDTV delivers the very best in picture quality. Product page. Continue reading for a video preview 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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Energy's 5.1 Take Classic Home Theater System is currently being offered for only $299.99 shipped, this week only, originally priced at $599. Integrating the best technologies Energy has to offer, the Take Classic can fill your room with hair-rising effects and theater-like sound: hyperbolic aluminum dome tweeters for screaming highs, Convergent Source Modules for clear, crisp dialogue and music and a Ribbed Elliptical Surround on the subwoofer that makes every explosion a room shaking affair. Product page. Continue reading to see this home theater system on Attack of the Show.

Notable features:
  • 4 gloss black 2-way Energy satellite speakers.

  • 1 gloss black Energy center channel.

  • 200 watt Energy subwoofer with front firing port and 8" driver and patented Ribbed Elliptical Surround(TM).

  • Perfect for a large or small space surround sound solution.

  • Wall mountable.


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Visiting a museum and seeing real artifacts from the Titanic might be cool, but watching James Cameron's 1997 hit inside this themed theater takes it to a whole new level, complete with lifeboats. Let's just hope this theater in France shows other movies too, otherwise the boats would be a waste. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral first person video showing what an Olympic luge athlete sees.

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Let's face it, going to the movie theaters can get expensive, especially the big chains, like AMC, Cinemark, and Regal. Then you have to add in the cost of popcorn and other snacks, which can be double or triple the admission ticket(s). Well, if you happen to be a very wealthy geek, here are some mind-blowing home theater designs to get you inspired. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the incredible physics of ants.

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Roku's LT Streaming Media Player (2013 Version) is currently being offered for only $36.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $49.99. The Roku LT has all the essentials you need to enjoy 1,000+ channels of movies, TV shows, music, sports, and more. Product page. Continue reading for a video overview and more information.

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  • 1,000+ entertainment channels. Choose from the best selection and widest variety of streaming entertainment, including movies, TV shows, music, sports, news, and more.

  • HD video quality. Streams up to 720p in high-definition.

  • No hidden fees. Enjoy all the free stuff, like Pandora and Crackle, and access your own subscriptions, like Netflix and Hulu Plus.

  • Quick and easy setup. Sets up wirelessly in minutes with just a few simple steps.

  • Channel shortcut buttons. Jump straight to favorites with one push of the remote.


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