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    Review Hisense H9F Hands-On Review: Android TV Smarts Meets Quantum Display

    We got an early look at the Hisense H9F Series 4K UHD Android Smart TV, which promises to be a mid-range leader in 2019. Hisense H9F Hands-On Review: Android TV Smarts Meets Quantum Display : Read more
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    What Is Tubi (and Is It Worth It?)

    Tubi provides a surprisingly large collection of TV shows and movies for free, but there are some drawbacks. Here's what you need to know. What Is Tubi (and Is It Worth It?) : Read more
  3. henrytcasey

    Summer Movies and TV Guide 2019: What You Need to Watch

    From the next shows you need to binge to the latest Spider-Man movie, here are the TV shows and movies to keep an eye out for. Summer Movies and TV Guide 2019: What You Need to Watch : Read more
  4. Marshall Honorof

    Info 10 Shows to Watch After Star Trek Discovery

    If you've got an unquenchable thirst for sci-fi action until Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 airs, these 10 series should tide you over. 10 Shows to Watch After Star Trek Discovery : Read more
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    Info Hands on with Sony's Z9G 8K TV: Big, Bright and Budget-Busting

    I got up close and personal with Sony's 85-inch Master Series Z9G 8K TV, and I may never be the same. Hands on with Sony's Z9G 8K TV: Big, Bright and Budget-Busting : Read more
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    Review Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) Review: A Great TV

    The Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) may not wow you with pristine picture and sound, but it offers pretty great quality for the money, and offers a collection of smart features that feel like a steal. Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) Review: A Great TV : Read more
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    Info Sony TVs 2019: All Models with Pricing and Release Dates

    Whatever you're after in a TV, from basic smart TV functions to premium 8K displays, Sony has a full assortment of TVs. From the Bravia X950G to the Master Series A9G 4K OLED, here's what Sony has to offer for 2019. Sony TVs 2019: All Models with Pricing and Release Dates : Read more
  8. Marshall Honorof

    Discussion Game of Thrones Wouldn’t Be a Phenomenon Without Babylon 5

    Without the influence of 'Babylon 5', 'Game of Thrones' might not exist as the cultural phenomenon it is today. Game of Thrones Wouldn’t Be a Phenomenon Without Babylon 5 : Read more
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    Info Razer Gets Game Capture Right With the Ripsaw HD

    The Razer Ripsaw HD is a much-improved capture card that makes it easy to capture smooth 1080p gameplay. Razer Gets Game Capture Right With the Ripsaw HD : Read more
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    Question Samsung PS64E550D1M Display Issue - Issue with picture, hardly visible

    The TV currently turns on, plays sound and displays image but it the image is hardly visible, lower quality and quite dark. I try to change settings on the TV like screen settings (e.g. changing brightness/contrast to see if it changes how the image looks) and no effect so I'm sure something...
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    Question Samsung UE40D5520 (boot loop?)

    Hello, I’ve had this TV for years now (VERY light usage maybe 10h/week) and it’s finally come to the end. From my Google searches it appears that the most common fault for this is the capacitors blow causing the almost-like bootloop. The issue I have is all the capacitors look fine (non split...
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    Question Hitachi 42HDS69 Turns off after 3 minutes

    Where to begin, friend gave me this old TV, didn't know if it worked or not.. Got it home and found it did work but had an issue with an intermittent bar going vertically from top to bottom. Would go away , and come back. SO I took the back off Identified some puffy caps and ordered them...
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    Question Senior Simple Smart TV?

    My 93 year old parent loves to watch QVC but the channel is not provided on her cable feed. However, QVC Live is available on YouTube. The struggle is that with her Smart TV, she needs to switch from the cable input to the Apps, to YouTuve and then try to find QVC on the YouTube app. No small...
  14. D

    Question Voice control

    Recently my son (fully disabled and bed bound) has discovered Alexa, and enjoys the freedom it gives him, and wishes to extend that freedom to TV. He mainly uses Netflix and Vudu. We have tried using a fire cube, but that doesn't support vudu. Tried a Google home which just wants to cast from...
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    Question DSTV decoder audio sound extremely low for all channels yet picture is fine. HELP!!!!

    May someone assist me. I am having problems with sound from my decoder. Every channel including radio channels have the same low volume. Eversince my LED TV got spoilt my decoder lost volume. I recently purchased a new TV and noticed that the sound is so minimum that you have to take the...
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    How can I hook up Samsung TV HDMI to alpine head unit with ai inpuy

    I want to run the sound through my head unit TV doesn’t have RCA jacks I can get a conversion for RCA to AI Cable but I need an AI to HDM1 Cable will the to even be able to communicate
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    External speakers for SPDIF TV?

    I have an old Philips 47PFL3603D/F7 (https://www.usa.philips.com/c-p/47PFL3603D_F7/119-cm-47-inch-full-hd-1080p/specifications). It has SPDIF output & HDMI v1.3. I am wondering if I need SPDIF specific speakers or if SPDIF works with regular coax cables. Also, if I plug my game system &...
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    What Is HDMI 2.1? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

    HDMI 2.1 promises to usher in a new wave of 8K TVs along with much higher bandwidth, better audio and faster gameplay. Here's everything you need to know. What Is HDMI 2.1? Here’s Everything You Need to Know : Read more
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    How connect my Acer laptop ES1-512 to my Samsung smart tv?

    I connected the HDMI cable from laptop to tv press FN-F5 buttons but nothing is coming out the TV why?
  20. P

    LG TV 37LD655H restart loop

    I NEED latest firmware FOR BAD IN-START CONFIG OR SOLUTION FOR THIS .. TV IS LOOP AND RESETING LG 37LD655H-UA
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    Toshiba 46tl968 back light

    Hello my tv is about 5-6 years old and problem is when i switch tv on its alright for about 2-3 hours then switch off but sound on then when i switch back on its alright for about 30 min, then the same switch off and on, and then he off after 5min then after 1min then 15s but if i keep him off...
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    RCA TV no picture or sound watching TV yet I can pull up my DVR screen and watch a saved show. What gives?

    RCA flat screen TV. There is no picture or sound when I try to watch TV but I can pull up my DVR menu and watch something I've got saved.
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    Philips TV sound no picture

    Trying to diagnose an issue with my Philips Ambilight TV (50PFT6510) that has recently decided not to display anything at all but I can hear sound and see the ambilights change etc.I have tried both HDMI ports and the antenna input from a few different sources (Laptop, Virgin media Tivo box...
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    HDMI audio issue

    Kindly if anybody can guide me how to solve the issue I am faced with Asus laptop+ Sony TV HDMI connection as there is no sound from TV than only from the laptop. The video shows no issues. Previously both audio and video were working properly. Somehow, after I moved the tv to other room audio...
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    Does Westinghouse LTV 32W6 HD support Audio Return Channel? Thanks...

    I have a Westinghouse LTV 32W6 HD TV. I'm connecting it to a new receiver using the available HDMI port. There is an HDMI/ARC capability mentioned with the receiver if the old TV offers that capability. How can I know if it does? Thank you!
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    Audio Optical TV to receiver.

    Trying to connect a Samsun Smart TV Model # UN65NU6900F to a Sony STR-DH750 Receiver so that the audio from the TV goes through the receiver. I have connected a Digital Audio Optical cables from the TV’s audio optical output to the TV audio optical input of the receiver. I have changed the Tv’s...
  27. F

    Cracked tv repair

    I have a samsung 65 curved tv and i just need to get the screen i can install it myself
  28. G

    Sharp Television Not Working

    I found a sharp 43” television laying up against a tree brought it home plugged it up it powers on screen is lit but when I push menu button nothing appears on screen. Model number is LC-43UB30U. Does anyone have any idea what the problem could be or have herd of this problem?
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    Sony Products (Android Apps)

    I am trying to find out if I can add android apps from the google play store to my Sony Bravia TV as well as to my Sony UBP-X700 streaming blu ray player. Trying to see if I can add Gears TV to the devices before purchasing another Nvidia shield player.
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    No digital audio out on Samsung smart TV UN65KS8500FXZA

    I want to connect a sonos playbase to the Samsung tv that does not have a digital audio output. This TV has a one connect box that has a HDMI-ARC connection, but there is no HDMI on the speaker. Right now the speaker is connected through the Directv optical output, which works but when I set...
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    No Power Vizio D55u-D1

    I have a Vizio D55u-D1 that is not responding to either the manual power button or the remote. No power light, Vizio logo light up or anything. Trying to figure out whether it is the main board or the power board. Both boards are cheap in comparison to purchasing a new TV, just want to make sure...
  32. T

    no suround sound on youtube android tv

    sony tv connect with AVr via hdmi/arc but i haven.t 5.1 sound from you tube apps what it depends on .because from netflix apps is ok
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    can I connect Roku to model number ELEFW195

    Can I connect Roku to this element tv model ELEFW195
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    How to connect 2 amazon echos to Samsung tv

    I have 2 Amazon Echo 2nd Generation I am using as speakers on my Samsung TV. I have paired both to my TV speaker list. I have also created a group of speakers in my Alexa Amazon App. How can I get the group to play my TV audio? They both work individually but not together as a group.
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    Plex issue with new tv

    Bought a new LG 49" tv yesterday. Everything is great except when using Plex with Roku. Whenever a movie starts., intially or when fast forwarding then starting, a click is heard,Sounds like an electric snap. The movie is fine, just this clicking sound, I have tried other apps with the roku...
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    How to connect 2.1 speakers with my LED TV?

    I have a LG LED Tv Model number (42LS5700-TB). How can I connect my 2.1 stereo speakers with that? For further reference about my speakers Model number(Tricom T-3200) they have 1 woofer and 2 Left and Right speakers connected with the woofer and to connect my TV with that I just have a 3.5mm...
  37. M

    How to get Surround System from my TV

    Hi, I've got a LG Smart TV (65UJ752T-TB) and a Philips DVD HTS (HTS3548W) and i can't get surround system from my TV. Im using a HDMI cable and connected it to my TV's HDMI ARC... I've changed TV's sound settings to HDMI-ARC and same with my HTS and nothing. The HTS works perfectly fine and...
  38. J

    RX-V685 to Vizio D70 Connection’s

    I have the new Vizio D70 need to make sure connections correct with New RX-V685 settings are proper, from TV optical into RX-V685 A/V, # 1 Optical,,,2 Optical w/ New BPlayr 4K into # 1 HDCP on A/V 685, and BD into # 2., ********** I need help with settings on RX-V685 Yamaha AV Ampli-Tuner...
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    Polaroid Tv w/ Philips soundbar

    My Polaroid Tv won’t connect to my Philips soundbar. I’m using a optic cable to connect. The only other component. How can I get it to work?
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    Weak or no signal for antennae tv w roku stick

    We have a new smart android sharp tv but could not access directtv now unless we plugged in our roku stick. Once we plugged it into hdmi1 we could no longer access tv through the antennae (not a cable box). When we press the live tv button it goes to the roku hdmi port and says weak or no...
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    How do I program my Genie Direct Tv remote to operate my new Element Tv? I just need the code

    Remote programming. I need the code to program my Genine Direct TV remote in order to operate my Element Tv
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    Pricing for a used Samsung 32" 720p tv?

    Hello everyone, I want to sell my tv now, but I am wondering what price I should ask for. I bought it 2 years ago. The tv is Samsung Electronics UN32J4000C 32-Inch 720p LED TV (2015 Model). http:// Thanks!
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    When i hook my computer up to my tv thru my hdmi cable they do not match up. The computer will have one wallpaper on it and th

    My computer and tv both have pictures when hooked thru hdmi but will not link up the same and i cant watch movies or do anything from computer to tv. Is this maybe a short in my hdmi or a me thing?
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    Trying to hook a Sony VCR to an Element tv to be able to record to a vhs

    I already have the tv cable going in and out of it, but whenever I try to record something, when I playback it just says no signal. The vcr keeps setting itself to channel 2, I don’t know if that’s good or not, it skips channel 3 (the one the tv streamed to) please help me record onto a vhs :3
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    On then off TV power

    My 1994 50 inch hitachi won't stay powered on.
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    How do I get color to show using Philips DVD VHS player and sharp tv

    No color Philips DVD VHS player and sharp tv
  47. Marshall Honorof

    Kingdom Hearts: All 32 Disney Movie References You Need to Know

    Kingdom Hearts references that's 32 films, 10 shorts, and seven video games — and that's not even counting some of the Easter eggs. Kingdom Hearts: All 32 Disney Movie References You Need to Know : Read more
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    No Signal on Luxor TV

    I was 'messing' with the Menu yesterday on my Luxor LVX19 822COB TV - the TV suddenly came up NO SIGNAL on a black screen, so I am assuming that I must have changed a setting somewhere. Ive tried going through the Menu options (PICTURE, SOUND, FEATURE, SOURCE:TV, INSTALL & PROGRAM TABLE. Ive...
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    My Bluetooth headphones won't work on Netflix but have no problem with the tv

    My Bluetooth headphones won't work on Netflix but have no problem with the tv
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    Optical plug in and HDMI

    Hello. I have samsung tv 55" UHD 4K Smart and bose sound bar 700. I connected to tv, but still no sound. How to fix this problem? No sound on HDMI and optical cable.
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    Connect hifi, chromecast, blu-ray and tv

    Hi everyone I'm looking at buying a chromecast device and at the moment my panasonic blu-ray and sony bravia tv are connected to my LG hifi system. I don't want to keep unplugging Audio RAC CABLE from blu-ray and plugging into tv when i want to watch netfliks through Chromecast..?
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    Tv screen will not turn on but power button comes on and you can hear it click on.

    My 55 inch powers on the power button comes on and you can hear it click on and run but the screen never turns on. Tried serveral things to gettin it to respond with the remote, and turning it on and off over and over again but nothing happens i am absolutely clueless to this.
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    Harman Kardon AV 325 to not very good tv

    Good day, i was fortunate enough to meet a disgruntled wife looking to make some changes I can only assume. Harman Kardon AVR 325, Harman Kardon AVR 320, pinnacle AC sub 100, MTX audio SW1010, 3 MTX multi purpose speakers, Samsung blu ray DVD re write ATC digital tuner, power Max 4300, and...
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    LP-S08 soundbar connections to

    UN32N5300AFXZA 32" 1080p Smart LED TV (Samsung) and a LP-S08 soundbar...trying to connect. The LP-S08 box and instructions say "easy" my brain says not enough of the right configured plugs included. It looks like the soundbar takes a 3.5mm Aux (male) and the TV something squarish. And are...
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    Sony Master Series A9F OLED TV Review: The OLED to Beat

    The Sony Master Series A9F OLED TV is one of the best OLED TVs on the market, and blows away the competition with its great picture quality, an innovative sound system and an improved version of Android TV. Sony Master Series A9F OLED TV Review: The OLED to Beat : Read more