Vizio as pretty as its picture
The 60-inch Vizio M1d-A3R doesn't quite offer the very best value for money in the company's range, but nevertheless features fine picture quality in a large size.
Sony's best 4K TV gets full-array LED dimming
Sony's array of LED LCD TVs at CES 2014 is topped by the XBR-X950B series, its first 4K set to include local dimming in a full-array LED backlight. If the company's previous efforts are any indication, it should have a great picture.
Entry-level 2014 Samsung Smart TV gets game, promises value
Samsung's UNH6350 series will cost less than any other Smart TV announced by the company at CES 2014, and because we expect a decent picture anyway -- in addition to a great Smart TV suite that includes games -- it could be a very good value.
Samsung 7-series TV stays Smart, loses curve and dimming
The UNH7150 series, the highest-end Samsung LED with neither 4K resolution nor a curved screen announced at CES, adds a new split-screen function to its suite of Smart TV extras but lacks the step-up models' superior local dimming.
Samsung mainstream 4K TVs offer true local dimming
Samsung has a bunch of 4K TVs at CES 2014, and most of them include curvature, wacky easel stands, and/or sizes and prices far beyond the grasp of mortal man. The UNHU8500 series is the mainstream antidote, and it has our favorite picture-enhancing LED LCD feature.