Plasma HDTV News (30 Posts)


Six Reasons to Finally Dump Your Pioneer KURO TV

Six Reasons to Finally Dump Your Pioneer KURO TV

We know you love your Pioneer KURO, but Jerry Del Colliano has six reasons why it's time for an upgrade to a new HDTV. Continue Reading

Plasma HDTV News

In a world where incredibly-thin LED and LCD HDTVs are the talk of the town, videophiles still look at plasma as the best possible flat HDTV picture. Plasma offers the best black levels and some say the best off-axis video performance however plasma HDTV today is still more physically thick than LED or LCD HDTVs. For all of the reviews of the top performing Plasma HDTVs from brands like Panasonic, LG, Samsung and others, visit this plasma HDTV review archive page.

Plasma HDTVs continue to be incredibly popular and the technology behind them continues to get better. Read about the improvements in this section.

Plasma HDTV News Archives

Oct 31, 2014

LG Officially Ends Plasma Production

We knew it was coming. LG has officially announced that it will shut down its plasma production factory by the... Continue Reading
LG Officially Ends Plasma Production

Aug 25, 2014

Samsung and LG Crowned Kings at Annual Value Electronics TV Face Off

Value Electronics in Scarsdale, New York, recently conducted its annual TV face off, inviting videophiles, calibrators, and general consumers to... Continue Reading
Samsung and LG Crowned Kings at Annual Value Electronics TV Face Off

Jan 08, 2014

LG Keeps Plasma TV Alive With Four New Models Announced

Though many thought that Panasonic's discontinuation of the format spelled the end for plasma TV technology, LG has kept it... Continue Reading
LG Keeps Plasma TV Alive With Four New Models Announced

Nov 25, 2013

Should You Buy One More Plasma or Wait for an Ultra HD OLED?

Now may be the last time to buy a plasma television. So the question to ask is: should you? Is it worth getting a plasma now that may be old and out dated technology in the very near future? Continue Reading
Should You Buy One More Plasma or Wait for an Ultra HD OLED?

Aug 19, 2013

Plasma Burn-In: Is It Still a Cause for Concern?

One of the downsides to a plasma high-definition television is burn-in or image retention. But is that still true? Adrienne Maxwell takes a look at the current state of plasmas to find an answer. Continue Reading
Plasma Burn-In: Is It Still a Cause for Concern?

Jun 24, 2013

Is HDMI 2.0 Coming Soon to a Home Theater Near You?

New formats can create many changes in the home theater world. New discs and players. Ultra HD may bring both of those. However, what is far more certain is a new HDMI profile. Welcome to HDMI 2.0. Continue Reading
Is HDMI 2.0 Coming Soon to a Home Theater Near You?

Jun 10, 2013

What Should You Expect From a $5,000 HDTV

For most consumers, a $5,000 television is the top of the high-end. So you've spent the money and you've gotten the television into your home. What should you expect from the display? Continue Reading
What Should You Expect From a $5,000 HDTV

May 06, 2013

What Happens When Your HDTV Finally Dies?

Eventually, all things die, even televisions. Once your television finally gives in, you have to wonder about what do with it. Do you fix it? If not, how do you go about getting rid of it? Here's a few ideas. Continue Reading
What Happens When Your HDTV Finally Dies?

Mar 25, 2013

Plasma vs. LCD vs. OLED: Which Is Right for You?

Forget about 3D and UltraHD, the fundamental technology question to ask yourself is about plasma, LCD, and OLED. What are the pros and cons of these technologies and which is right for you? Continue Reading
Plasma vs. LCD vs. OLED: Which Is Right for You?

Oct 14, 2012

Nordost Announces Blue Heaven High Speed HDMI Cable

Nordost has introduced the Blue Heaven High Speed HDMI, a brand new cable that offers a high level of performance at a new price point for the company, all while being designed, manufactured, and terminated in the United States. Continue Reading
Nordost Announces Blue Heaven High Speed HDMI Cable

Jul 23, 2012

Rethinking The Importance Of Video Calibration

A lot of people think that today's HDTVs are so good out of the box that you only need minimal calibration, or no calibration at all. But as HomeTheaterReview.com managing editor Andrew Robinson learned, that's not exactly the case. Continue Reading
Rethinking The Importance Of Video Calibration

Mar 26, 2012

Five Cool Features You May Not Be Using on Your Networkable HDTV

There are so many features on today's HDTVs that it is easy to overlook some. Here is a list of five features that you may have missed that are worth knowing about and using with your television. Continue Reading
Five Cool Features You May Not Be Using on Your Networkable HDTV

Jan 14, 2012

Samsung Smart LEDs and Plasmas Offer New Connectivity

Samsung has major connectivity plans for the company's 2012 line of LED and Plasma HDTVs, adding more apps, a better interface, and the ability to control different function with motion commands. Continue Reading
Samsung Smart LEDs and Plasmas Offer New Connectivity

Nov 14, 2011

Calibrating Your HDTV is a Problem You Shouldn't Have

Our modern HDTVs can do so much. Why then do they have so many picture settings and need calibration to perform at their peak performance. Andrew Robinson makes the case that they shouldn't have to. Continue Reading
Calibrating Your HDTV is a Problem You Shouldn't Have

Aug 01, 2011

It's Time To Get Over Pioneer's KURO HDTV

Okay, everyone. Pioneer Elite KURO televisions have been gone for some time now. It's time we move on and accept the fact that what we have now is just as good, if not better than what KURO presented back then. Continue Reading
It's Time To Get Over Pioneer's KURO HDTV

Mar 05, 2011

Panasonic Announces Pricing of 2011 Plasma HDTV Lines

Reports of plasma's death may have been greatly exaggerated. Statistics from both DisplaySearch and NPD Group show that 2010 was a good year for plasma sales, which is good news for plasma stalwart Panasonic. Today the company provided pricing details for its 2011 line. Continue Reading
Panasonic Announces Pricing of 2011 Plasma HDTV Lines

Nov 22, 2010

Eight Reasons To Buy an HDTV Today That Doesn't Include 3D

Even if you don't want to go 3D at home, HomeTheaterReview.com publisher Jerry Del Colliano gives you eight good reasons why now may be the best time ever to purchase a new HDTV - and why, even if you don't care about 3D, you may want an HDTV that has it after all. Continue Reading
Eight Reasons To Buy an HDTV Today That Doesn't Include 3D

May 24, 2010

Panasonic Announces Bundling of Two Blu-ray 3D Titles With Purchase of Panasonic VIERA Full HD 3D TV

Two movies aimed at viewers of all ages, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs from Twentieth Century Fox and Coraline from Universal, are coming as Blu-ray 3D titles. Continue Reading

Apr 06, 2010

Runco Adds Custom Colors For Its Full Line of Flatscreen HDTVs and Projectors

Tired of the traditional black finish offered on most flat-panel TVs? Runco has extended its ColourPalette service to its full line of flat panels and projectors, so you can choose a color finish that better suits your room or makes a unique design statement. Continue Reading
Runco Adds Custom Colors For Its Full Line of Flatscreen HDTVs and Projectors

Jan 29, 2010

Datacolor's New Auto-Calibration For HDMI Based Systems

Datacolor's latest calibration system removes the need for computers and third-party software solutions. Spyder3HDMI can automatically calibrate a TV over an HDMI connection, communicating via software that is embedded directly into the TV. Continue Reading
Datacolor's New Auto-Calibration For HDMI Based Systems

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