Roku Unveils Roku LT Streaming Box For $49.99

Roku has today unveiled a new streamer device in the form of the Roku LT which has been priced at a low $49.99 for the budget user in mind. The Roku LT player will work with virtually any TV and comes equipped with built in Fi-Fi and is capable of streaming 720p. Providing full access to Roku’s 300+ channels including Netflix, Hulu Plus, Amazon Instant Video, Pandora, EPIX, Crackle, and Disney.

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LG Announces New True HD IPS Smartphone Display

Last week LG announced the LG Optimus LTE, which is LG’s first smartphone to come with a HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, and now LG has released some more information about their new HD smartphone display which they call the True HD IPS display.

LG’s True HD IPS display measures 4.5 inches and it feature a 329 ppi ‘real RGB’ resolution, and according LG, IPS displays perform better than AMOLED displays for color, brightness and battery efficiency.

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Spotify Arrives On Your TV Via Western Digital’s TV Live

Today Western Digital have unveiled their fifth incarnation of the WD TV media player which now provides Spotify and Wi-fi connectivity. Unlike previous versions of the WD TV device the latest WD TV Live device has no built-in internal storage and only comes equipped with one HDMI connection.
As with Western Digitals previous TV devices it will allow you to stream digital content including photos, music, and video in virtually all popular formats and with support for different audio streams and subtitles.
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Muzee Cloudia, Portable Android Media Device (video)

Muzee Cloudia is a portable Android media devices which is equipped with a 7 inch 800 x 600 resolution LCD display but is a little different to the normal Android devices on the market as it doesn’t have a touch screen. Therefore its menus and features are navigated via a remote control.

It’s also equipped with Google Android 2.2 and is powered by a 800 MHz processor has a 1500mAh battery, and connectivity is provided by a 10/100MB Ethernet connection and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

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LG Optimus 3D Gets Updated With 3D Game Conversion

LG is rolling out an update to its LG Optimus 3D smartphone that will bring a number of new features to the 3D Android smartphone, and one of the main features in the latest update is the ability to convert existing 2D games into 3D.

The update is being rolled out to some European LG Optimus 3D smartphones at the moment, and the 2D to 3G conversion should work with the majority of games, providing they have been built on Open GL.

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Toshiba Regza 55X3, Worlds First 4k2k Naked Eye 3D TV Unveiled

Toshiba has unveiled the worlds first 4k2k 3D TV that requires no glasses to view 3D and provides a massive 4 x Full HD resolution of 3,840 × 2,160 pixels. But unfortunately if you are viewing 3D movies or media the resolution can only reach 1280 x 720.

But dont be too disappointed as the Toshiba Regza 55X3 is also equipped with a 5,000:1 contrast ratio, LED backlight, a face-tracking function to enable high-quality 3D pictures for viewers, Regza Link, 5 x digital tuners, 10W× 2ch+10W speakers, 4 x HDMI ports, and 2 x USB ports.

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Sharp Shows Off 60 Inch 4K LCD TV, Launching In 2012

Sharp has shown off a new 60 inch TV which comes with a 4K resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels, and Sharp will be displaying this new 4K LCD TV at this years CEATEC 2011 Exhibition, which takes place next week in Tokyo, Japan.

This new 4k 60 inch LCD TV will go on sale in 2012, and it has been developed in partnership with the I3 (I-cubed) Research Center in Kawasaki, and we will get more details about its specifications next week.

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iFixit Dismantles Apple’s Thunderbolt Display

The iFixit team has been busy once again with their screwdrivers and have this time dismantled Apple’s new 27″ inch Thunderbolt display exposing its technology to the world.

For a recap the new Apple Thunderbolt Display is equipped with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 with 16:9 Widescreen Aspect Ratio and is equipped with a FaceTime HD Camera with Microphone and 49 Watt 2.1 Speaker System. The main thing that has surprised iFixit and us is the sheer amount of technology that is packed into the Apple Display and the number of chips included. iFixit uses the technical term “oodles of chips”.

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Hitachi Announces 4.5 Inch HD IPS Smartphone Display

We have already seen the first few smartphones with HD displays launch over the last week or so, and we can expect to see many more over the coming months, as Hitachi has announced their latest HD smartphone display.

The new Hitachi HD smartphone display measures 4.5 inches and it features a HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, and according to Hitachi it features a 329ppi.

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AOC Unveils Portable USB 16 Inch LCD Monitor

If you are in the market for a portable USB powered LCD monitor. AOC has today announced the launch of their new 16 inch USB LCD monitor equipped with a resolution of 1366 x 768 and a 5ms response time, 50M:1 dynamic contrast ratio and 250cd brightness, which might be worth checking out.

The design of the monitor incorporates and integrated stand that can be folded flat against the back of the display for transport and then folded out when in use.


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Intel’s Ivy Bridge To Support 4K Resolution

Intel’s new Ivy Bridge chipset will support much higher resolutions than their existing chipset, and Intel has announced that Ivy Bridge will support resolutions up to 4096 x 2304 pixels.

The highest resolution consumer displays on the market at the moment support resolutions up to 2560 x 1600, so we expect to see some much higher resolution displays which will make use of the new Intel Ivy Bridge chipset.

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Vuzix Wrap 1200VR Virtual Reality 3D Gaming Glasses Track Your Head Movements

Vuzix has this week followed up the launch of their Vuzix Wrap 1200 glasses last month with a new pair of glasses specifically designed for 3D gamers. The new Vuzix Wrap 1200VR 3D gaming glasses track your head movements using a compass and nine sensors to make sure you are always viewing the best possible 3D picture when gaming.

The Vuzix Wrap 1200VR are similar in specification to the Vuzix Wrap 1200 3D glasses with WVGA displays in front of each at 800×480 but can handle video input in 720p, and can be individually focused for each eye.

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