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How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By December 16, 2014

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Philips PFL8900: LED backlight gets laser assist

Philips' Smart Laser LCD TV supposedly improves on standard LED backlights by using a red laser to enhance color. (Note that the TV featured in this video is a prototype, and does not reflect the full final design of the product.)

By January 5, 2015

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Philips TVs combine Android, 4K resolution with moody backlighting

TP Vision, trying to find a way to excite TV buyers, reveals three models at the IFA trade show that marry Google's smart-TV technology with lots of pixels.

By September 4, 2014

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Sony 4K TVs coming in May, starting at $1,300, according to leak

Pricing and availability for Sony's 2015 lineup of 4K TVs has leaked, targeting a release date of May for all of the models and prices from $1,300 up to $8,000.

By February 27, 2015

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TV Buying Guide 2015

CNET breaks out the most important things to know when shopping for a new television.

By January 31, 2014

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Samsung SUHD 4K TV prices leaked: SUper-expensive

In advance of Samsung's official word a leak indicates that prices for the company's high-end "SUHD" TVs range from $2,500 for 48 inches up to $23,000 for 88 inches.

By February 19, 2015

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New TV tech for 2015: Improving the LCD

Confused about quantum dots, HDR, MEMS and other new TV tech? Here's what all of 2015's TV buzzwords mean.

By January 27, 2015

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TVs at CES 2015 go beyond 4K

4K is already old hat. Rapidly falling prices are causing TV makers to push ever more elaborate features -- that's why Quantum Dots, HDR and curved, bendable and ultra-slim sets were so prominent this year.

By January 9, 2015

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LG's OLED HDR TV shines brighter (hands-on)

There aren't many picture quality weaknesses inherent in OLED display technology, but LCD TVs can get brighter. A prototype OLED TV billed as HDR (high dynamic range) aims to address that gap.

By January 8, 2015

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Sony TVs go flatter, 4K and Android-powered at CES 2015

Sony introduced 10 new 4K resolution TVs at CES 2015, including the thinnest LCD TV on the market, and announced it was ditching its homebrew Smart TV software for Google's Android TV.

By January 5, 2015