TV Sets

  • Sony launches six new TV models in 4K series; prices start at Rs 1.74 lakh September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Japanese electronics major Sony launched six new models in its Bravia range of luxury 4K television series. Its four models priced between Rs 1.74 lakh and Rs 7.04 lakh are already available in the market, while the rest two models would be available by the end of September, the...
  • Google to sell part of Motorola for $2.35 billion December 20, 2012

    San Francisco: Google is selling Motorola Mobility's TV set-top business for $2.35 billion, lightening the load that the Internet search leader took on earlier this year when it completed the biggest acquisition in its history. The cash-and-stock deal announced late Wednesday will turn over Motorola's set-top division to Arris Group Inc.,...
  • Samsung to launch ultra high definition TV in India next year October 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Korean electronics major Samsung said it will introduce ultra high definition television sets in India by the end of next year after it rolls out the technology globally in 2013. Samsung has already developed the technology for ultra high-definition television (UHDTV), which has a minimum resolution of 3840x2160...
  • Akai launches Smart Box at Rs 6,590 October 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Japanese consumer electronics firm Akai launched a 'Smart Box', which allows users to surf Internet on their television sets, at a price of Rs 6,590 in the country. The company, which is targeting revenues of Rs 250 crore this fiscal, expects sales of one lakh devices in the...
  • 58.8 pc households in Maharashtra have TV sets March 16, 2012

    Mumbai: About 58.8 per cent of households in Maharashtra have TV sets while 13.3 per cent have computer/laptop and 69.1 per cent have telephone/mobile in their households, as per the data on "housing, amenities and assets" in the 2011 census. The respective figures at national level are 47.2, 9.5 and 63.2...
  • Lenovo initially to focus on China for smart TV sales February 9, 2012

    Hong Kong: China's Lenovo Group Ltd, the world's No.2 PC maker, plans to sell smart televisions in China and has no immediate plans to ship overseas due to a lack of content, CEO Yang Yuanqing said on Thursday. "We'll just focus on China for our smart TV sales. We've shipped tablet...
  • Entertained: Diwali brings cheer to Tihar inmates October 27, 2008

    New Delhi: Inmates of the Tihar jail in the capital have a reason to rejoice this Diwali. Asia’s largest prison will have over 300 television sets for its inmates and their viewing time has gone up by two hours. “They have all welcomed it and they consider it as a Diwali gift...
  • Mummified body found watching TV! February 18, 2007

    New York: Police called to a Long Island man's house discovered the mummified remains of the resident, dead for more than a year, sitting in front of a blaring television set. The 70-year-old Hampton Bays, New York, resident, identified as Vincenzo Ricardo, appeared to have died of natural causes. Police said...