Huawei Honghu 818 SoC vs Mediatek MT5597 vs MT5596 vs Amlogic S905X vs Tegra X1

With the launch of HarmonyOS on the Honor Vision & Vision Pro TVs, I thought it was worth looking into the chipsets that power these devices. With 4K HDR playback available on most TVs you would expect something relatively beefy powering the underlying SmartOS. Flagship mobiles are currently using the 7nm fabrication process, but most … Read more

4K TV Tech: Local Dimming – Full Array Local Dimming / FALD vs Direct Lit vs Edge-lit

With the latest TVs coming out for 2018, and an itch to upgrade myself, I have been covering some of the technologies TVs use including HDR10 vs Dolby Vision and OLED vs LED & QLED. However, these are not the only technologies to consider when buying a TV, if you are getting an LCD it … Read more

Acer S1 : World’s thinnest LCD

Usually it’s “the bigger the better” but with Acer’s new S1 series of LCD TV screens it certainly looks like “less is more”. Announced this week, the super thin and small screens not only keep the high quality goods in a smaller space but also are “wallet friendly”. So if you’re interested in a smaller … Read more