Sony, Sharp and Philips are on the bandwagon and will release TVs based on Android TV in 2015. Android TV combines streaming services, apps, and a game console in one platform. It will also be available in small TV streamer boxes.
LG has a range of new OLED TVs coming out in 2014 as well as new Ultra HD and Full HD TVs. LG is also introducing a new webOS-based Smart TV platform that looks promising. Could 2014 be the year where LG establishes itself as the leading Korean TV innovator?
Panasonic is introducing their new AX900 with “plasma-like picture quality” and a range of new Full HD models – some very basic, some with advanced features. Panasonic is also introducing a new Smart TV user interface called Life+ that recommends relevant content.
In 2014, Philips will introduce its first TV with the new Android-based Smart TV platform. They will also launch Ultra HD TVs and TVs with twin tuners, Miracast screen mirroring and a new Cloud TV app that streams TV channels over the internet.
Sony has announced two new OLED monitors for professional us in. The OLED monitors are 17 and 25 inches, respectively. But the price is high.
25 and 17” Sony OLEDs
Sony has announced two new OLED monitors in their Trimaster EL professional range. The new OLED monitors are aimed for video studios such as the broadcast industry.
Sony’s new Trimaster OLED monitors
Sony says that both models have a Full HD OLED panel with 10-bit drivers and 100 cd/m2 brightness. The viewing angles are 178 degrees and the monitor also come equipped with a range of inputs such as HDMI, DisplayPort and SDI used in professional studios.
Check out this hands-on video by IDG below.
The two monitors are called BVM-E250 and BVM-E170 and will cost $28900 and $15710.