The IFA, one of Europe’s biggest electronic shows took place in Berlin on Thursday to show off some of the latest tech manufacturers have to offer.
As usual, manufacturers were clambering to beat each other with the next biggest launch and some did not disappoint. With the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Gear Smartwatch, we were dying to hear of something else to feast our eyes on.
TP Vision are a little late in the 4K TV arena, but under the Philips brand they have announced the Series 9000 high def LED-lit LCD TV. The TV has a 6 core processor and is running at a 900Hz Perfect Motion refresh Rate which should result in some seriously smooth playback.
Along with the cool Philips Ambi Light technology which projects lights from onscreen footage on to the wall behind, the TV also has a full host of smart features to ensure it is at the forefront of TV tech. Smart features include Cloud gaming and TV 3.0 which has a load of online TV channels to scroll through including Netflix and BBC iPlayer.
There’s built-in 802.11n Wi-Fi and the panel also supports Miracast for mirroring your Android phone’s screen. With HD to 4K upscaling and ‘Micro Dimming Pro’ backlighting for improved contrast, this TV is bound to seriously impress.
Launching late September in the UK, you will be able to choose from a 65″ (65PFL9708) and an 84″ (84PFL9708) model. Prices are expected to start from £4,500 and £13,000 for the two sets.