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    New Roku Streaming Players at werd.com

    New Roku Streaming Players

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    Roku just came out swinging with a whole new line of streaming devices. 5 in total. They range from basic to packed-with-features. The Roku Express & Express+ both feature 1080p output and come with an IR remote that has shortcut buttons for popular streaming channels. The Premiere & Premiere+ devices support 4K resolutions at up to 60 fps. Leading the release is the Roku Ultra which features everything found in the Premier+ but also adds Dolby Digital/Digital Plus encoding, a USB port for local media playback and an enhanced remote. Time to cut the cable if you haven’t already.

    LG 38-Inch UltraWide Monitor at werd.com

    LG 38-Inch UltraWide Monitor

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    LG’s new 38-inch monitor will be the world’s largest curved display—a 3840 x 1600 PS UltraWide QHD+ unit featuring 4K resolution. A USB-C port and two Bluetooth speakers are also built-in, making this the ultimate display for entertainment, gaming and, if you can find the time, work. Available September 2016.

    WatchAir Wireless Antenna at werd.com

    WatchAir Wireless Antenna

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    WatchAir is a smart antenna that instead of sending the signal directly to your TV, uses your Wi-Fi router to send the signal to its apps. So it not only receives your HDTV signal over the air, but also allows wireless streaming of local TV directly to your smart phone, tablet, streaming box/stick, PC and Smart TV. And it does this all wirelessly & fee-free.

    Bang & Olufsen Beovision 14 at werd.com

    Bang & Olufsen Beovision 14

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    The BeoVision 14 is a fully connected 4K Ultra HD LED TV featuring app-integration and a bigger, more immersive sound than most standalone speaker systems. Its square shape is balanced by an exchangeable speaker cover featuring a unique oak wood option or several other customizable colors. The screen is made of anti-reflection coated glass. 40” & 55” sizes will be offered when it is released in December of this year.

    Sony Z Series 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs at werd.com Sony Z Series 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs at werd.com

    Sony Z Series 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs

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    Sony is stepping squarely into the high-end TV market with the release of their Z Series 4K HDR Ultra HD line. HDR is High Dynamic Range, which means hyper-realistic, deeper blacks and super high contrast—this is achieved with Sony’s Backlight Master Drive Technology, which, Sony says, takes the 4K Ultra HD experience a step further into the future. 65, 75 and 100-inch models will be available.

    IMAX Private Theater at werd.com

    IMAX Private Theater

    Posted in Space and Tech and Television

    IMAX Private Theater brings the immersive IMAX entertainment system into your home. They offer turnkey plans at various levels for 6-to-40 seat home theaters, all offering 24/7 remote monitoring support & the highest grade visual, audio & interface components. The systems include everything: 4K projectors, floor-to-ceiling screens, and leather seating.

    Samsung Serif TV at werd.com

    Samsung Serif TV

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    To create the stunning 4K UHD Serif TV, Samsung teamed up with French design duo Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec. Built to stand alone without the need of a TV stand or table beneath it, the set offers incredible picture quality, web browsing, TV to Mobile/Mobile to TV Monitoring, and Dolby sound.

    Z4 Aurora Smart Projector at werd.com

    Z4 Aurora Smart Projector

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    This smart LED projector turns any surface into a screen up to 300-inches in size & delivers a bright 3D viewing experience. It also has built-in Harman Kardon stereo sound quality and wireless video streaming from your Android devices.

    LG G6 Signature OLED 4K Smart TV at werd.com

    LG G6 Signature OLED 4K Smart TV

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    Winner of a 2016 CES Innovation award, the forthcoming G6 Signature OLED 4K Smart TV from LG delivers perfect blacks & infinite contrast, an expanded color pallette for hyper-real colors, & HDR Pro technology for next-level picture detail. All of it is displayed on a super-thin glass mounted screen. Available in a variety of sizes.

    VIZIO Reference Series 4K Ultra HD TVs at werd.com

    VIZIO Reference Series 4K Ultra HD TVs

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    The new 120-inch 4K TV from Vizio isn’t just another oversized boob-tube. It’s the first 4K TV with built-in decoders for Dolby Vision-mastered content. It is ultra-bright with 384 local dimming zones for eye-melting contrast & color. Unless you have to take the roof off your house to fit this into the living room, the $130K price tag seems like a screaming deal. Or opt for the relatively tiny 65″ set for $6k.

    Roku 4 at werd.com

    Roku 4

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    The Roku 4 has some cool new features like adaptive resolution optimization for streaming 4K content to your UltraHD TV. It gives you 2,500+ channels on-demand & offers access to 300,000+ movies and TV episodes. It also features a lost remote finder function, voice-controlled search and more.

    TiVo BOLT at werd.com

    TiVo BOLT

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    TiVo’s new BOLT set-top box delivers 4K streaming to your Ultra HDTV from Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Instant Video, and more. Features like SkipMode allow you to skim past advertising & QuickMode playback makes for faster real-time viewing. It is offered in a 500-gig & 1-TB model.

    4K Amazon Fire TV at werd.com

    4K Amazon Fire TV

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    Good news for 4K tv owners… Amazon is releasing a new version of its Fire TV that streams the eye-popping video from the likes of Amazon Video and Netflix.  The new box also supports 802.11ac for better long-range performance, has 75% more processing power and a GPU that’s twice as fast.  Amazon also integrated its Alexa voice assistant into the Fire TV remote.

    New Apple TV at werd.com

    New Apple TV

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    Apple TV has been redesigned for the future of television & Tim Cook explained today that the future is apps. The new system offers Siri-powered voice control, a glass-screen touchpad remote, and an all-new operating system called tvOs that makes it easy for developers to create new, app-based content.