The F8500 series plasma TVs from Samsung are the finest they've ever made. In fact, at the recent Consumer Electronics Show, while OLED and 4K TVs were grabbing the headlines, the F8500 series was definitely the most talked about "real world" TV.
Ultra High Definition TVs, often referred to as "4K" TVs, can display four times the detail of typical HDTVs. How noticeable is the improvement? Is there any 4K content available? We'll tackle these questions and more.
Steve tells us about the Samsung D7000 series of LED-LCD TVs. These TVs have a virtually edgeless screen design and ultra-thin bezel. They're also 3D-ready Smart TVs that let you stream videos and browse the Internet from the comfort of your couch.
OLED is a new way to display HDTV images. It's a big step beyond both LCD and plasma. We look at Samsung and LG offerings using this new display technology.
Steve, Crutchfield TV expert, explains what LCD TV refresh rates really mean, and how refresh rates higher than 240Hz are achieved with backlight scanning. Find out if a TV with a high refresh rate is right for you.