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Buy Samsung's artsy The Frame TV on Amazon by 12 May and save $400
Buy Samsung's artsy The Frame TV on Amazon by 12 May and save $400 By Elyse Betters

Samsung quietly reduced the price of its artsy TV, The Frame.It is a television that's designed to blend into your room and look like a piece of artwork when it's not in use, rather than being a big old black rectangle on your wall. Unfortunately, The... Read more

Samsung could be set to release its first MicroLED TVs later this year
Samsung could be set to release its first MicroLED TVs later this year By Max Langridge

After debuting its new MicroLED TV technology at CES 2018, Samsung could now be on the path to release the first commercial sets before the year is out.  What is MicroLED? The TV technology to take on OLED explained The revelation comes from the company's... Read more

Samsung's 3D Cinema LED screen gets its world debut in Switzerland
Samsung's 3D Cinema LED screen gets its world debut in Switzerland By Max Langridge

Samsung has installed the world's first 3D Cinema LED screen at the Arena Sihlcity cinema complex in Zurich, Switzerland. Samsung has already installed 2D versions of the Cinema LED screen in movie theatres in Seoul, Shanghai and South Korea, but the... Read more

Samsung's 2018 QLED TV lineup will include Bixby to be smarter than ever before
Samsung's 2018 QLED TV lineup will include Bixby to be smarter than ever before By Max Langridge

Samsung has announced its QLED TV lineup for the year ahead. Comprising five series, Samsung's TV offering this year will be smarter than ever before thanks to the inclusion of its Bixby voice assistant and the SmartThings platform. Samsung 2018 QLED... Read more

What is QLED? Samsung's TV tech explained
What is QLED? Samsung's TV tech explained By Chris Hall

Last year Samsung introduced a new type of TV technology, which is also being used in its 2018 line up of TVs.It's called QLED, which you may think is incredibly similar to OLED. That's no coincidence, as both TV types are battling to take the top spot... Read more

Samsung 2018 QLED TV launch: Watch it right here
Samsung 2018 QLED TV launch: Watch it right here By Rik Henderson

As previously rumoured, Samsung is hosting a TV launch event in New York today, 7 March and you can watch it live online.The company's latest QLED TVs were conspicuously absent from CES 2018 in January, with focus on future television technologies instead.... Read more

Samsung Bixby TV to be launched in March, followed by other Bixby AI appliances
Samsung Bixby TV to be launched in March, followed by other Bixby AI appliances By Rik Henderson

Samsung will launch its first Bixby-powered television in March, during a press event in New York.Alluded to during CES in January, Samsung plans to integrate its artificially intelligent assistant in numerous products over the coming year, including... Read more

What is MicroLED? The TV technology to take on OLED explained
What is MicroLED? The TV technology to take on OLED explained By Max Langridge

Just when we thought TV screen technologies had plateaued, CES 2018 introduced a new one: MicroLED. It's not a totally brand new technology, but it's now being championed by Samsung - Apple has shown an interest too - so is expected to take off in a big... Read more

Samsung's new QLED TVs may have black levels to rival OLED
Samsung's new QLED TVs may have black levels to rival OLED By Max Langridge

We were a underwhelmed by Samsung's press conference at this year's CES. The manufacturer usually comes out all guns blazing, unveiling an entire new range of TVs for the year ahead. While we were shown "The Wall", a 146-inch MicroLED prototype TV, regular... Read more

Want a 2018 Samsung TV? You'll have to wait until March for the new line-up to be announced
Want a 2018 Samsung TV? You'll have to wait until March for the new line-up to be announced By Chris Hall

Samsung surprised many at CES 2018 by not really announcing any new products. There was talk at the annual press conference about connectivity and a vision of a connected world, but aside from 14 new models of the Family Hub fridge, very little was said... Read more

Samsung's 2018 TVs will let you set them up using your smartphone
Samsung's 2018 TVs will let you set them up using your smartphone By Chris Hall

Samsung has announced its new line-up of QLED TVs during its CES 2018 event, but the most exciting thing isn't this new range of sexy TVs, it's one clever thing that Samsung has done to make using these TVs easier.That's right, it has streamlined the... Read more

You'll be able to buy an 8K Samsung QLED TV later this year
You'll be able to buy an 8K Samsung QLED TV later this year By Rik Henderson

During CES 2018, Samsung will fully unveil an 85-inch 8K QLED TV, the Q9S, which we can't wait to when we attend the consumer electronics trade show.What's particularly special about it is, while 8K televisions have debuted at CES before, they have been... Read more

Samsung unveils 'The Wall': The world's first MicroLED TV, set to take on OLED
Samsung unveils 'The Wall': The world's first MicroLED TV, set to take on OLED By Mike Lowe

Over the last few years there's been a war between OLED and LED-backlit TVs. Samsung has opted for the latter, with its own QLED technology, which delivers the brightest picture going - but can't negate the need for a backlight and, therefore, has been... Read more

Samsung NW700 Soundbar Sound+ is a skinny soundbar sans sub that will be unveiled at CES
Samsung NW700 Soundbar Sound+ is a skinny soundbar sans sub that will be unveiled at CES By Max Langridge

Samsung has announced that it will be taking its brand new soundbar to CES in Las Vegas in January. Called the NW700 Soundbar Sound+, it replaces the MS650 Sound+ from 2017. A number of changes have been made since the MS650, including a serious diet,... Read more

Amazing Samsung QLED and 4K HDR TV Black Friday deals, get up to £600 off
Amazing Samsung QLED and 4K HDR TV Black Friday deals, get up to £600 off By Rik Henderson

There are thousands of bargains during the Black Friday sales period, but few products offer as spectacular savings as TVs. So if you're in the market for a new 4K HDR telly, you won't get a better time to buy.Samsung is one of the leaders in the field... Read more

You can now buy that Samsung TV that looks like artwork for £1,999
You can now buy that Samsung TV that looks like artwork for £1,999 By Elyse Betters

Samsung quietly announced a new TV, called The Frame, recently, and now it's available to buy in the UK.It is a television that's designed to blend into your room and look like a piece of artwork when it's not in use, rather than being a big old black... Read more

Samsung is taking over movie theatres with Cinema LED 4K HDR screens, bye bye projection
Samsung is taking over movie theatres with Cinema LED 4K HDR screens, bye bye projection By Rik Henderson

Samsung is making a play to replace projectors in cinemas for good. It has installed its first, comercialised 34-foot 4K HDR LED display designed specifically for movie theatre use.The Samsung Cinema LED screen is backlit, so does not need front projection.... Read more

When QLED meets Galaxy S8: A guide to Smart View, Samsung Connect and controlling your Samsung TV with your phone
When QLED meets Galaxy S8: A guide to Smart View, Samsung Connect and controlling your Samsung TV with your phone By Chris Hall

Modern TVs are hyper-connected, with the likes of Samsung packing a whole range of functionality into its smart TVs. For many, the relationship with the TV is all about the remote control and the TV's native apps, but there's a whole world of interaction... Read more

Samsung 4K HDR TV choices for 2017: QLED Q9F, Q8C, Q7C and Q7F compared
Samsung 4K HDR TV choices for 2017: QLED Q9F, Q8C, Q7C and Q7F compared By Chris Hall

Samsung's 2017 line-up of TVs is on us, introducing more models that promise to offer outstanding results.The big introduction is QLED being pushed as the flagship branding, with four models in this new top tier carrying the Q moniker. Other categories... Read more

In the muddle of HDR and Quantum Dots, it's Samsung's 'Invisible Connection' that's got our geek juices flowing
In the muddle of HDR and Quantum Dots, it's Samsung's 'Invisible Connection' that's got our geek juices flowing By Chris Hall

We've spent the day taking a closer look at the Samsung QLED TV range. Announced at CES 2017 and due to launch sometime in March or April, these TVs look to be a quantum leap in the LED vs OLED war. There's a huge amount of technology being piled into... Read more

Samsung enters the era of QLED TV, amazing 2017 models revealed
Samsung enters the era of QLED TV, amazing 2017 models revealed By Rik Henderson

Samsung has continued to develop its Quantum Dot technology for its 2017 TV range rather than compete in the OLED sector, highlighting the 100 per cent colour volume of its new picture tech - a first for the manufacturer's televisions - and significantly... Read more

Samsung will introduce Ultra High Quality audio and 4K Blu-ray player at CES
Samsung will introduce Ultra High Quality audio and 4K Blu-ray player at CES By Max Langridge

Samsung often has one of the biggest stands at CES to show off its new home cinema, audio and home appliances for 2017. On the audio side of things, the company has some big news, in the form of Ultra High Quality audio. CES 2017: What is it and what... Read more

Your 2016 Samsung 4K TV can now play YouTube HDR videos
Your 2016 Samsung 4K TV can now play YouTube HDR videos By Max Langridge

Samsung has just announced it will be updating the YouTube app on all of its 2016 Quantum Dot and 4K Ultra HD TVs so that they will support HDR content. What is HDR, what TVs support HDR and what HDR content can I watch? The update will automatically... Read more

You can now buy Samsung’s fancy Serif TV in the US from MoMA
You can now buy Samsung’s fancy Serif TV in the US from MoMA By Elyse Betters

Art enthusiasts can now get a Samsung TV from a Manhattan museum to complement the highbrow decor of their living rooms.Last year (about nine months ago, to be exact), Samsung announced a new TV. But it's not one of those flexible, curvy, or super-thin... Read more

Samsung 4K HDR TV choices for 2016: KS9000, KS8000, KS7500 and KS7000 compared
Samsung 4K HDR TV choices for 2016: KS9000, KS8000, KS7500 and KS7000 compared By Luke Edwards

Samsung announced a new generation of SUHD televisions at CES 2016 at the beginning of the year and now has a full selection of TVs for you to choose from, in a wide of sizes and prices.The top-end screens use Quantum Dot displays meaning a layer of crystals... Read more

Samsung says no to OLED TVs for 2017, something else is coming
Samsung says no to OLED TVs for 2017, something else is coming By Luke Edwards

Samsung may have once been an OLED television creator but it's left that in the past to focus on its own Quantum Dot, Nano-Crystal tech. Rumours were circulating that it may begin OLED production again in 2017, but that's now been shot down.Samsung vice... Read more

Samsung UBD-K8500 4K UHD Blu-ray player now available in the UK
Samsung UBD-K8500 4K UHD Blu-ray player now available in the UK By Rik Henderson

It's been a while since Samsung showed its first 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player to the public, at IFA in Germany last autumn in fact, but now it's finally available to buy in the UK.It makes sense considering the discs themselves have only recently gone on... Read more

4K Blu-ray is here, Samsung player on sale today with UHD movie
4K Blu-ray is here, Samsung player on sale today with UHD movie By Luke Edwards

It's been a long time since we wrote with excitement about a Blu-ray player, but that time is here once more with the first 4K Blu-ray player going on sale today.Samsung has beaten the other manufacturers to the punch with the release of its UBD-K8500... Read more

Amazing Samsung Modular TV concept rips apart what you expect a television to look like
Amazing Samsung Modular TV concept rips apart what you expect a television to look like By Stuart Miles

Samsung has demoed a modular TV concept at CES that could mean the end to those annoying black bars when you watch widescreen content.Rather than your standard television screen, the Samsung modular TV is made up of a number of screens that can be joined... Read more

Samsung adds Dolby Atmos overhead sound to a soundbar
Samsung adds Dolby Atmos overhead sound to a soundbar By Luke Edwards

For the first time Samsung has added Dolby Atmos to a soundbar in its range of audio systems for the home.Samsung has announced the HW-K950 Soundbar in time for CES 2016 where the new system will be shown off. We say system as, yes, you guess it, this... Read more

Samsung Serif TV is a television that doubles as designer furniture
Samsung Serif TV is a television that doubles as designer furniture By Elyse Betters

Samsung made a new TV.But it's not one of those flexible, curvy, or super-thin kinds. This is something totally different.Samsung collaborated with French designers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec to create the new Serif TV. It's unique because it was designed... Read more

This is Samsung's Ultra HD Blu-ray Player
This is Samsung's Ultra HD Blu-ray Player By Chris Hall

Samsung used IFA 2015 to show-off the future for UHD home entertainment, revealing its Ultra HD Blu-ray player.Technically speaking, this is the UBD-K8500 Ultra HD Blu-ray Player and the first player announced that will play UHD Blu-ray. Why is that significant?... Read more

Samsung 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player and new curved SUHD TVs with HDR debut at IFA 2015
Samsung 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player and new curved SUHD TVs with HDR debut at IFA 2015 By Rik Henderson

Samsung has unveiled plans to introduce an Ultra HD Blu-ray player to the market soon.It mentioned the device during its IFA 2015 keynote and although price and release date are still to be revealed, it did confirm that as well as spin UHD Blu-ray discs... Read more

Samsung launches its Tizen SUHD TVs in the US: Here's how much they cost
Samsung launches its Tizen SUHD TVs in the US: Here's how much they cost By Elyse Betters

Samsung has finally launched its new Tizen-powered 4K Smart TVs in the US, meaning pricing for the 2015 SUHD sets has finally been revealed. The models will start at $949.99 (converts to £640).The highest-end model is the JS9500. It's the 65-inch curved... Read more

Exciting times: Samsung VP Robert King talks 4K, curved TV and why the Internet of Things needs to be open platform
Exciting times: Samsung VP Robert King talks 4K, curved TV and why the Internet of Things needs to be open platform By Rik Henderson

It can be strongly argued that Samsung stole Mobile World Congress with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and its innovatively shaped sister model, the edge. During a mobile phone show distinctly lacking in mobile phones, its two flagship handsets... Read more

Samsung updates Smart TV privacy policy to stress it isn't eavesdropping
Samsung updates Smart TV privacy policy to stress it isn't eavesdropping By Elyse Betters

Samsung wants you to know its televisions aren't eavesdropping on your conversations.The internet has been abuzz ever since The Daily Beast spotted the following line buried in Samsung's privacy policy for its internet-connected Smart TVs: “Please be... Read more

Samsung SUHD TVs: 4K resolution meets quantum dot tech for affordable Ultra-High Definition in 2015
Samsung SUHD TVs: 4K resolution meets quantum dot tech for affordable Ultra-High Definition in 2015 By Mike Lowe

Samsung has revealed its TV hand at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, with its latest SUHD tellies making their debut.Ok, so we've heard of UHD (Ultra-High Definition, often referred to as 4K), but what the heck is SUHD? This is Samsung's branded... Read more

Samsung adopts Tizen for new Smart TV platform, PlayStation Now too
Samsung adopts Tizen for new Smart TV platform, PlayStation Now too By Rik Henderson

Samsung has given a sneak preview of its new Smart TV platform prior to its public unveiling at CES 2015 next week. It will be shown at the Samsung press conference on Monday 5 January and later on its stand during the consumer electronics trade show... Read more

Samsung considering own Netflix-style video streaming service
Samsung considering own Netflix-style video streaming service By Rik Henderson

It seems every company wants a slice of Netflix's pie these days, with Samsung the latest to be reportedly about to dip its toe into the video streaming pool, with original content very much on the agenda.The Information claims that Samsung is preparing... Read more

Samsung's 105-inch curved 4K UHDTV will cost you as much as a house
Samsung's 105-inch curved 4K UHDTV will cost you as much as a house By Elyse Betters

Samsung has finally announced a price for its humungous 105-inch curved 4K television that premiered at CES 2014 in January. You can now pre-order the ultra high-definition set for $119,999.99.That's right. For an amount that could otherwise be spent... Read more

Samsung to stop plasma TV production once and for all
Samsung to stop plasma TV production once and for all By Luke Edwards

Plasma TV production is coming to an end for Samsung after it announced plans to end its efforts from 30 November this year.After Panasonic stopped producing plasma screens last year the market shrunk and now that Sammy is quitting it's likely to begin... Read more

Samsung Tizen TV prototype shows what could be in store for the Smart TV
Samsung Tizen TV prototype shows what could be in store for the Smart TV By Stuart Miles

Samsung has shown off a prototype Tizen TV at a Tizen Developer Conference in San Francisco, showing us what could be in store for the company's range of Smart TVs in the future.Although spokespeople at the event were keen to stress that this is merely... Read more

Samsung to live-stream Giuseppe Verdi’s Nabucco opera in UHD tonight
Samsung to live-stream Giuseppe Verdi’s Nabucco opera in UHD tonight By Elyse Betters

Samsung has announced it will live-stream tonight's production of Giuseppe Verdi’s Nabucco from the Vienna State Opera in Ultra HD via the Samsung Smart TV app, supposedly marking the first streamed broadcast of UHD-level resolution content. The show... Read more

Samsung's 55- and 65-inch UHD Curved TVs now available in UK
Samsung's 55- and 65-inch UHD Curved TVs now available in UK By Elyse Betters

Samsung's 55- and 65-inch HU8500 UHD Curved TVs are now available for purchase in the UK.Samsung has announced that you can now buy sets from its curved HU8500 series at select UK retailers, starting 14 April. The company first unveiled the sets earlier... Read more

Samsung Smart TV adds subscription video service Mubi, providing access to expert-picked film collections
Samsung Smart TV adds subscription video service Mubi, providing access to expert-picked film collections By Elyse Betters

Samsung's Smart TV lineup and Smart BluRay lineup have added a subscription video-on-demand service called Mubi.The Mubi Smart TV app provides a regularly-updated collection of 30 films for €4.99 (£2.99) per month. Subscribers have unlimited streaming... Read more

3D TV not dead, says Samsung, still 'a feature consumers like to use'
3D TV not dead, says Samsung, still 'a feature consumers like to use' By Rik Henderson

Samsung has responded to growing concerns that 3D is no longer an important technology for home entertainment, and claims  it is still an "important part of our TV proposition".At the CES trade show in Las Vegas in January, the biggest technology buzzwords... Read more

Samsung will ship 105-inch curved and 85-inch bendable 4K UHDTVs in latter 2014
Samsung will ship 105-inch curved and 85-inch bendable 4K UHDTVs in latter 2014 By Jake Smith

Samsung has announced that its 105-inch curved 4K UHDTV and its 85-inch bendable 4K UHDTV will be available to customers in the second half of 2014. It may be a tad surprising that the televisions are almost ready to hit homes, considering Samsung... Read more

Samsung's bendable LED TV can transform at the touch of a button
Samsung's bendable LED TV can transform at the touch of a button By Rik Henderson

Among the celebrity walk-offs and numerous UHD TVs, curved and otherwise, Samsung demonstrated a prototype 85-inch television during its CES press conference that can bend and flex at the touch of a button.Starting as a conventional 4K flatscreen TV,... Read more

Samsung announces UHD ecosystem expansion to increase consumer adoption and access to 4K content
Samsung announces UHD ecosystem expansion to increase consumer adoption and access to 4K content By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has used CES 2014 as a platform to announce its plans to increase UHD adoption and access among consumers by expanding its UHD ecosystem.The South Korean giant has said it will be working with global partners to offer customers an "easy and convenient... Read more

Samsung bets the farm on UHD TVs, including U9000 curved 4K consumer set
Samsung bets the farm on UHD TVs, including U9000 curved 4K consumer set By Rik Henderson

Samsung has lifted the lid on its Ultra High Definition 4K TVs ahead of the company's official press conference at CES in Las Vegas today. The S9 series has been expanded to include a 110-inch model, plus a new U8550 range will be introduced in five screen... Read more