SONY'S NEW BRAVIA OLED HITS OUR SCREENS
The new BRAVIA OLED delivers a superior 4K viewing experience. With over eight million self-illuminated pixels, the A8F series (photo above) offers intense detail and picture quality, providing more than four times the detail of Full HD.
Acoustic Surface technology delivers sound from the whole screen to enhance the immersive viewing experience. Features advanced voice control and Android TV operating system for instant access to movies, TV shows, apps and games.
By the way, "Window into daytime", Sony's gorgeous new global TVC for the BRAVIA OLED range (below) was shot in Queenstown and highlights the region’s natural beauty, further illuminated through the BRAVIA OLED television screen.
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SAMSUNG QLED BLENDS INTO INTERIORS
Just a week prior, Samsung unveiled its new home entertainment line-up.
Heroes of the new range are Samsung’s latest QLED TVs, which offer significant jumps in design picture quality and intuitive smart capabilities.
The new models give offer control even when idle with the wall mounted models Ambient mode able to mimic the pattern behind it to work with interiors with a chameleon-like visual camouflage.
This mode can also play music and display news headlines, traffic reports and weather information.
Another plus is the QLED’s One Clear Connection which combines both power and AV cables into one super thin, robust, Teflon-coated connection eliminating cord clutter.
The low-profile cable available up to 15m allows the TV to be placed almost anywhere in the room without data or power outlets dictating the position. Available for separate purchase is the Slim Fit wall mount leaving minimal space between the TV and the wall that can still be tilted for optimal viewing angles
In terms of picture quality, Samsung’s inorganic Quantum Dot technology ensures colour remains pure at high brightness across both light and dark.
Direct Full Array technology delivers pristine contrast with blacker blacks and pure whites and zones of smartly controlled backlighting that adjust automatically.
QLED displays come with a 10-year no screen burn guarantee.
User interaction is simple with the new Smart Thing app providing simple switching between live and streaming TV channels. Seven of the new QLED models are available in sizes 75 inches and above.
The Q7F model is shown below.
Samsung is also offering new soundbars with the HW N950Dolby Atmos for home cinema and the HWN650 featuring Acoustic Beam Technology for next level gaming experiences.