Television Archive

Best Wall Mount for Your Cable Box, Modem/Router, Media Player

If you look at the average living room, a lot has changed over the past few decades. When TVs first became widespread, they were big, bulky appliances. Forget about a slim, flat panel. These were full-sized cabinets, with wooden enclosures. With advances in technology, CRT TVs got smaller, and screens got bigger. By the 1990s, it wasn’t unusual to see an entertainment center with a …

Best LED Bias Lighting TV Backlight Kit

Your parents or grandparents probably told you that you shouldn’t watch TV with the lights out. And for taking care of your eyes, that can actually be sound advice. Failing to develop a soft contrast between your screen and the environment around it, your eyes probably aren’t going to suffer a bunch of permanent damage. But they will be strained. It might even contribute to …

Review of the Toshiba 50″ Fire TV Edition 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV

4K televisions are getting cheap. But truthfully, most people don’t care that much about 4K resolution, especially with how little 4K content there is out there. Make no mistake, ordinary viewers can certainly tell the difference in image quality between 1080p and 4K. But what’s really driving so many to upgrade their TV isn’t resolution, it’s streaming features and voice control. And why not? Ten …

Philips Momentum 436M6VBPAB 43”Class 4K LED Monitor Review

Everyone likes a big TV. And these days, they’re more common than ever. You can get a 50” HD television for as little as $250. But enjoying large screens can make it tough to go back to using comparably small PC monitors. Anyone who uses their monitor more than their television certainly can almost certainly relate. Size provides more workspace, it provides more immersion, and …