Learn about TVs

Guide

Which TV Size?

TV Size to Distance Calculator and Science

Curved vs Flat

Curved vs Flat TVs: Is the curve worth it?

LCD types: IPS vs VA

IPS vs VA: Comparing LCD types found in TVs

Real Life OLED Burn-in Test

Real Life OLED Burn-In Test on 6 TVs

How to Calibrate your TV

How To Calibrate Your TV

Fake Refresh Rate

Fake Refresh Rate Conversion: Samsung Clear Motion Rate vs Sony MotionFlow vs LG Motion Clarity Index

Chroma Subsampling

Chroma Subsampling: 4:4:4 vs 4:2:2 vs 4:2:0

QLED vs OLED vs LED

QLED vs OLED vs LED TV: Which one is the best?

Resolution: 4k vs 1080p

4k vs 1080p and upscaling: Is UHD worth the upgrade?

Refresh Rate

What is the Refresh Rate? 60Hz vs 120Hz

Power Consumption

OLED and LED TV Power Consumption and Electricity Cost

HDR10 vs HDR10+ vs Dolby Vision

HDR10 vs HDR10+ vs Dolby Vision: Which is better?

Aspect Ratio

What is the Aspect Ratio? (4:3, 16:9, 21:9)

Resolution: What is it?

What is the Resolution?

Common TV Problems

Troubleshooting steps for common TV problems

HDMI 2.1

What is HDMI 2.1? An overview

20/7 Burn-in Test

20/7 Burn-In Test: OLED vs LCD VA vs LCD IPS

HDR vs SDR

HDR vs SDR: Is it worth upgrading to a new TV?

Resolution: 8k vs 4k

8k vs 4k and Upscaling: Is 8k Worth the Upgrade?

Panel Lottery

TV Panel Lottery: Samsung vs AU Optronics vs Sharp Panels Compared

Where to find 4k movies

Where to find 4k & HDR Movies and Content

Warranties & Proper Care

TV Warranties & Proper Care

Professional TV Calibration Services

Professional TV Calibration Services

Smart Platforms

Smart Platform Overview

Test Results & Methodology

Input Lag

Input Lag of TVs

5.1 Audio Passthrough

5.1 Surround Sound Passthrough On TVs

Viewing Angle

Viewing Angle of TVs

Black Uniformity

Black Uniformity of TVs: Clouding and Flashlighting

Local Dimming

Local dimming on TVs: Direct-lit, edge-lit, full-array

Ads in Smart TVs

Ads in Smart TVs

Reflections

Reflections on TVs: Glossy and matte

Gray Uniformity

Gray Uniformity of TVs: Dirty Screen Effect (DSE)

Peak Brightness

Peak Brightness of TVs: Max luminosity and HDR highlights

Variable Refresh Rate

Variable Refresh Rate

Contrast Ratio

Contrast Ratio of TVs

Color Accuracy

Color Accuracy of TVs

Test Methodology

Test Methodology: Changelogs - Televisions

24p Playback

Judder-Free 24p On TVs

G-SYNC Compatibility

G-SYNC Compatibility Test: Using Adaptive Sync TVs with an NVIDIA Graphics Card

Stutter

Stutter of TVs

Gradient

Gradients on TVs: Color bit depth

Color Gamut

Wide Color Gamut Coverage of TVs: Rec.709, DCI-P3, Rec.2020

Sound Overall

Our Sound Quality Score and Tests: TVs

Image Flicker

Image Flicker Of TVs: Black Frame Insertion

Image Retention

Image Retention on TVs: Burn-in

Motion Blur

Motion Blur Of TVs

Motion Interpolation

Motion Interpolation On TVs: Soap Opera Effect

Frequency Response

Frequency Response of TVs

Motion Overall

Our Motion Score And Tests: TVs

Picture Quality Overall

Our Picture Quality Score And Tests: TVs

Color Volume

Color Volume of TVs: DCI-P3 and Rec. 2020

Distortion

Sound Distortion on TVs

Changelog 1.3

Test bench 1.3: Changelog

Changelog 1.2

Test bench 1.2: Changelog

Changelog 1.0

Test bench 1.0: Changelog

Changelog 1.1

Test bench 1.1: Changelog

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