Smart TVs

Roku adds free The Explorers channel with UHD videos for its 8K TVs

Roku adds free The Explorers channel with UHD videos for its 8K TVs

In early August, Roku unveiled its first 8K-resolution smart TV, a model that is manufactured by TCL and offered in two screen sizes: 65-inches and 75-inches. The 8K TCL Roku TV is part of TCL's 6-Series lineup, joining the maker's 4K models. The 8K model packs an astounding resolution, but how can buyers put it to good use?

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Amazon Fire TV 65-inch Omni Series 4K UHD smart TV Review

Amazon Fire TV 65-inch Omni Series 4K UHD smart TV Review

In the short time I've had the Amazon Fire TV Omni Series on the SlashGear review bench, I've found the hardware to be highly decent. The controller is light but solid, small but not too small to fit naturally in my hand. The TV set is large, bright, colorful, and viewable from effectively any angle.

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Samsung plans Tizen smart TV cloud gaming platform: What we know

Samsung plans Tizen smart TV cloud gaming platform: What we know

During the Samsung Developer Conference 2021 (SDC 21) event today, Samsung revealed plans to launch its own cloud gaming product for smart TVs running the company's Tizen OS. Samsung simply calls the product "Cloud Game Platform," noting that the core of the product will be offering high-end gameplay experiences without requiring consumers to purchase high-end gaming hardware. The move may pit Samsung against Google, which has established its own cloud gaming platform Stadia as something consumers can play on their TV using a Chromecast dongle.

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Hisense now gives buyers 100 days to test drive TVs: The fine print

Hisense now gives buyers 100 days to test drive TVs: The fine print

Hisense has introduced its new "No Regrets" promotion for consumers who are looking to buy a new TV, but who are worried about investing a lot of money in something they may not ultimately like. Under this promotion, Hisense is giving consumers the opportunity to buy a new TV through certain retailers and then, if they choose, return it within the first 100 days for a full refund.

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Comcast smart TV launch is coming tips report

Comcast smart TV launch is coming tips report

One of the biggest providers of cable television and Internet services in the entire country is Comcast. A new report claims that Comcast is getting ready to launch its own line of smart TVs in partnership with Hisense. Hisense is a Chinese company that currently offers smart TVs in the lower end of the price spectrum in the US at several retailers.

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