Television Archive

Sony X720E 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV Review

4K televisions have been out for a while, but it’s only recently that they’ve become affordable. Typically, when a 4K TV’s price screams “too good to be true,” consumers know that some compromises much have been made. Part of the issue has to do with the way TVs are sold, and how consumers understand the specifications. Often, something that looks good on paper doesn’t perform …

In-Depth Review of the Samsung M9500 UHD Blu-Ray Player

This time last year, UHD Blu-Ray players were just starting to hit the market. This exciting technology enabled consumers to enjoy hard-copy 4K movies for the first time, and the compatible players flew off the shelves. We’ve always been a little skeptical of buying first generation products. These are the products where manufacturers iron out any remaining bugs, so consumers But Samsung’s K8500 player performed …

TCL S-Series Roku Smart LED TV (2017 Model) Review

If you’re anything like us, a smart TV is a must-have. Online streaming services are inexpensive, have tons of on-demand content, and let us hand-select the types of things we want to watch. Compared to overpriced cable packages, the choice is simple. The problem is finding a reliable budget-friendly smart TV. Companies like LG and Samsung are well established, and they can afford to spend …