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Fake refresh rates: Is your TV really 120Hz?

In an effort to keep prices down and sales up, TV companies are pushing TVs with "fake" refresh rates. Know your terms and tech to make sure you're really getting what you think you're paying for.

By August 19, 2013

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Roku TVs marry cheap prices, proven smarts (hands-on)

The Roku TVs introduced at CES in January are now available for preorder. In addition to offering our favorite streaming platform built right into the TVs, the initial wave of models is priced even lower than mainstays like Vizio.

By August 18, 2014

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10 worst TV technologies

HD has been around for 15-odd years, and during that time TV makers have introduced numerous technologies and extras to entice you to buy a new one. Here are our least favorite.

By August 1, 2014

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Vizio's cheap E-Series TVs are brimming with local dimming

Vizio has announced the availability of its full line of E-Series TVs, the company's cheapest. Select models feature local dimming, our favorite enhancement for LED LCD TVs, promising great picture for the money.

By February 26, 2014

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Black frame insertion: Busting blur from Oculus to LCD TVs

The ominous sounding "black frame insertion" is a method to reduce or eliminate one of the great LED LCD (and current OLED) drawbacks: motion blur. Here's how it works.

By January 24, 2014

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Can LED LCD look as good as plasma?

As we approach the inevitable end of plasma televisions, can LED LCD really offer comparable picture quality? Perhaps.

By January 21, 2014

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Price comparison: Every current 4K TV

Believe it or not, there are already more than 20 models of flat-panel LED LCD TVs with 4K resolution for sale in the US. Their prices are still high, but falling very fast. Here's how they stack up in mid-November.

By October 1, 2013

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Why doesn't my TV say 120Hz/240Hz?

A reader asks why his TV won't display 240 Hz. Geoff Morrison helps him out.

By November 15, 2011

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1080i and 1080p are the same resolution

The 1080i your cable box sends out is the same number of pixels that your 1080p TV has.

By August 11, 2013

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CNET's guide to 3D TV: What you (still) need to know

3D TV may be a flop in many ways, but there's no doubt it's here to stay as a feature on many higher-end TVs. If you're curious about 3D, here's the place to find out more.

By July 18, 2013