4K TVs are the latest technology for television sets. These units are slowly becoming the standard TV models used in homes today. 4K television set technology has been available since 2003. However, it was not until 2013 that 4K televisions started to enter into consumer electronic markets. By 2015 many consumers have become aware of these high quality sets that are revolutionizing how they view movies and TV shows within their homes. Currently, 4K is slowly gaining ground in the market and is expected to explode in growth over the next five years.
Ultra High Definition or UHD is another name for 4K TV. Many electronic and retail stores have these models stocked on their shelves but most consumers are not aware that they exist. As a matter of fact, 4K television sets are primarily being advertised through word of mouth. Even though this is the case, consumers are slowly becoming aware that they exist.
In 2013 UHD sets did not make that much of a commotion. The average consumer just did not know anything about them. In 2014 UHD sets accounted for 7% of all TV sales in the U.S. This has not only occurred in the U.S. but in other countries as well. Globally, 4K TV Growth is starting to expand as more people are educated about this product.
Consumer markets in places such as Latin America, Middle East & Africa and emerging Asia Pacific are currently the biggest purchasers of television sets. As many cities and communities within those regions are becoming more economically secure; they are purchasing newer technology which will include UHD TV sets.
Keep in mind that the average cost of a 4K TV is around $2500. This is one reason why the average consumer within a western county does not pay too much attention to this model; it’s too expensive for many people to own. UHD TV sets are very advanced. They provide picture quality that far exceeds the standard models that are being used today. The pixel ratio for 4K TV is 3,840 x 2,160 and the average screens for these models are around 40”.
Also, there are many consumers still purchasing HD models. Do not forget that many consumers are now purchasing their first HD sets especially in the aftermarket where they can pick them up for a much cheaper price than purchasing them brand new. Again, price is a huge determining factor with consumers and families not being able to purchase a Samsung 4K TV.
Brand name manufacturers such as Samsung, Sony and LG are gearing up their organizations to start pushing more of these products onto consumers. Industry experts are expecting a huge jump in sales for these products in 2015. Traditionally Black Friday or the Christmas season is the biggest selling time of the year and organizations will be pushing to get the word out to consumers by this time. By September of 2015, consumers will definitely see more aggressive advertising across all media formats for these products. Ultimately, 4K TV sales are expected to account for at least 14% of the television market sales as more people become aware of this product and the units become affordable.
Do you consider the idea of buying a new smartphone this year? In order to help you with your decision, we have picked up the top five smartphones of 2015. The previous year gave us some fantastic smartphones, but this year is offering us some great smartphones ever! In every release you will see minor and major changes over their predecessors. This will help you to make your decision easier and to pick out the perfect one and the best smartphone for you. The war to be the best smartphone in 2015 has officially begun. Here we are going to introduce to you the top five smartphones:
1. Samsung Galaxy S6
This is the high standard of the galaxy series for all other Android smartphones. The design is similar to the Samsung Galaxy S5. This is the first Samsung Android phone which will have Qualcomm Snapdragon 810. It has a 64 bit chip. This chip is designed to share high digital photos, stream Ultra HD videos (4K) and play online 3D games. The storage of Samsung Galaxy S6 will be 32 GB. The release date is March, 2015.
2. Sony Xperia Z4
Sony continues with its series of models Xperia. This model has a 20.7 mega-pixel camera and it have screen ranging between 5”-5.5” inches. The central issue is the longevity of battery life. It is going to come with Android’s operating software: Lollipop. The release date is April 2015.
3. iPhone 6S
There is also a rumor that apple will release a completely new phone, which could be iPhone 7! This iPhone 6S is flexible and foldable. There is not much to say about apple, only that it is amazing. Like it previous releases, this one looks promising. Let’s us not forget that, the Apple is presenting us a new model – so it must be perfect.
4. LG G4
The previous model had great success and one was of the favorite among Android fans and LG fans together. So, it is not surprising having this model on the list of the top five smartphones of 2015. This phone will have 4k screen and 810 Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. This processor will improve on the phone’s processing capabilities and it will provide stiff competition to the carrying rivals.
This model is a replacement of the HTC One. This phone has 2K screen, and a little improvement on the 1080 HD standard. The phone will have 64-bit Snapdragon 810 processor and 2,840mAH battery. This model will have Android Lollipop operating software.
Now, you can choose between these models and find the one which is perfect for your usage. If, you didn’t buy one, now it is the time to do it. These are the top five smartphones in this year. Beside these models you can find many others. But these top five will have all your attention as long as you want to play games with it, take pictures and share any videos and whatever is on your mind. A plenty of functions is available on these smartphones.