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Poll: Did you like the smoother, HFR 'Hobbit'?

Select theaters showed "The Hobbit" in 48 frames per second, aka HFR, double that of traditional films. If you saw it, what did you think?

By Dec. 17, 2012

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The Hobbit is an unexpectedly slow journey at 48fps HFR

The Hobbit is shot in 3D at 48 frames per second -- twice the rate of normal movies. But what difference does it make? What does HFR look like?

By Dec. 9, 2012

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The Hobbit in 48fps HFR to be screened at 29 Vue cinemas

Vue has confirmed 29 cinemas that will show The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in HFR at 48 frames per second.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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The Hobbit in 48fps HFR limited to select UK cinemas

Hardly any British cinemas will show The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey at its intended frame rate due to a need to upgrade projectors.

By Nov. 15, 2012

Editors' Take

Vizio P-Series

We liked the picture quality-to-performance propositions of Vizio's 1080p resolution M series and E series TVs last year, which bodes well for the new 4K resolution P series.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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8 out of 10 regret buying a 3D TV, survey says

A new survey finds 79 per cent of 3D TV owners regret buying their 3D televisions because of expensive extras and a lack of stuff to watch.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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'The Hobbit' 3D tech divides our CNET reviewers

Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" is polarizing audiences for several reasons, but mainly because of the new 48 frame 3D technology. Here's what CNET's TV reviewers thought of it.

By Dec. 14, 2012

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RS120

The company's 2014 flagship, dubbed the Reference Series, combines a host of enhancements and offers a truly gigantic 120-inch size in support of its bombastic claim.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Google Maps, O2 prices and The Hobbit in CNET UK Podcast 318

The Hobbit is the first HFR film -- and it doesn't work. Plus, we lament O2's price hike and celebrate the return of Google Maps.

By Dec. 14, 2012

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Doctor Who in 3D and in cinemas for 50th anniversary special

A special 50th anniversary episode of Doctor Who will be filmed and broadcast in 3D on BBC HD and at the cinema this November.

By Feb. 12, 2013