Are 8K TV manufacturers LYING??

  • Published: 13 January 2020
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  • jigga jaw
    jigga jaw  10 hours back

    The the 4k manufacturers are. Cause it's really what... 3.8k? So now what do we get with 8k... 7.6k?

    • Roxor128
      Roxor128  12 hours back

      They call 7680 wide "8k". OF COURSE they're lying!

      • peter nugent
        peter nugent  14 hours back

        Informative, but this guy still sounds annoyingly like Kermit the Frog!
        His voice is grating.

        • BILAL M'BARKI
          BILAL M'BARKI  19 hours back

          I am wondering if Linus recorded all those pulseway's shootouts in a row hahahaha imagine Linus finishing the first & start thinking in the next staff humiliation hahahaha

          • Okrom
            Okrom  22 hours back

            Leo techmaker?

            • World Peace
              World Peace  22 hours back

              4K TV on 2013 = 15 grand
              4K TV on 2020 = $400
              8K TV on 2020 = 15 grand
              Conclusion : I'll buy a 8K TV on 2027

              • karehaqt
                karehaqt  22 hours back

                I wonder how many idiots are buying 8K TVs.

                • rjc0234
                  rjc0234  1 days back

                  ah its the "Full HD", "HD ready", "720p HD" debacle all over again

                  • marshall jacobs
                    marshall jacobs  2 days back

                    1:50 so wait... if samsung wanted to, they could release a 24 hz 8k tv and it would be acceptable??

                    • Gr3nadgr3gory
                      Gr3nadgr3gory  2 days back

                      It's not like we could tell anyways.

                      • Flyboy
                        Flyboy  2 days back

                        I'm just glad I don't watch TV. I can't be doing with all this nonsense about resolution, brightness, viewing angles, etc. There's so many variables that contribute to a good image on TV, there's no point in striving for absolute perfection just to watch the garbage that's on nowadays.

                        • Simple Tech
                          Simple Tech  2 days back

                          Damn straight they're lying! Dude noone has real 8k.

                          TVs can barely do 4K. Get real! It's Fake News!

                          • Logic Bender
                            Logic Bender  2 days back

                            screw 8k tbh, the industry hasn't even gotten decent with 4k let alone 8k

                            • Rob
                              Rob  2 days back

                              Pulseway is a massive ripoff. Billing per endpoint for RMM software is a tired money grab. It is the opposite of useful for small IT businesses or contractors.

                              • Younes Layachi
                                Younes Layachi  2 days back

                                Great vid

                                • score guy
                                  score guy  2 days back

                                  1080p is better than nothing

                                  • Groug
                                    Groug  2 days back

                                    "socks and scandals". LOL. Good one.

                                    • Arsal Asher
                                      Arsal Asher  2 days back

                                      Time to grab some popcorn 😁

                                      • Darkcloud1983
                                        Darkcloud1983  2 days back

                                        Also being that i think about this sony is not apart of this association. The only company of the 3 that makes 8k content and the only company that can say lens to living room. Not to mention they are also using their HDC 8300 8k camera to film the Olympic. So if the content creator is not apart of Samsung’s created 8k branding its very odd that people are still trying to defend samsung. Remember sony also has the new 8k Venice camera that James Cameron is using to make the new avatar. As usual tho this channel doesn’t mention this.

                                        • SIIIOXIDE
                                          SIIIOXIDE  2 days back

                                          We have real 8k on mars already. Elon isnt welcome here.

                                          • Eddie O'Connor
                                            Eddie O'Connor  3 days back

                                            Its a moot point anyway. We humans cannot "see" in 8K....its been proven that we "max out"? can sharpen a picture...and tweak colrs and shading, but we can't SEE in 4K....much less 8K!....its all just marketing ploys and buzz-work techno-sepak to get you to spend money! Case & Point:


                                            So be smart....don't blow your money on 8K TV' a decent hi-def 1080p...and keep your hard earned cash!

                                            • D3rp
                                              D3rp  3 days back

                                              Me with my 11 year old 720p plasma TV there's no difference in 720p shows on 8k

                                              • rowen898
                                                rowen898  3 days back

                                                Sadly if you bought a tv in the last 5 years. You bought a real fake 4-8k tv.

                                                • Don Bruno Richard Martínez Olazábal Viavicencios

                                                  Dude, thanks for the intel. I’m still in the market for a new Family Room T.V. For 2020. So I suppose the questions are:
                                                  1. L.G. v. Samsung, who is bullshitting who. Which 8K is TRULY 8K AND ready for prime time.
                                                  2. OLED v. QLED Has QLED reached parity with True Blacks?

                                                  Thanks Jaime‼️‼️ As always, you rock‼️

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                                                  • doro626
                                                    doro626  3 days back

                                                    6:54 He did that too smooth. Strip club reflex action?

                                                    • MaxCarponera
                                                      MaxCarponera  3 days back

                                                      marketing-driven engineering

                                                      • Bantallar
                                                        Bantallar  3 days back

                                                        Just seeing the background makes me want to go to Vegas... :-/

                                                        • Uzair Ahmad
                                                          Uzair Ahmad  3 days back

                                                          CES coverage by LTT this year was really dissappointing

                                                          • Nissim Trifonov
                                                            Nissim Trifonov  3 days back

                                                            So basically 8k has two target audiences: simpletons and those who watch tv through a microscope

                                                            • Rice Cooker
                                                              Rice Cooker  3 days back

                                                              8k content does not exist, this video is irrelevant

                                                              • meth yl
                                                                meth yl  4 days back

                                                                I don't trust those them self own certification . Well the success fully did it 🤣

                                                                • TheGoreforce
                                                                  TheGoreforce  4 days back

                                                                  I remember 768 monitors.

                                                                  • snekjuice
                                                                    snekjuice  4 days back

                                                                    tl;dr Samsung is overrated bullshit and LG deserves more attention

                                                                    • tHeWasTeDYouTh
                                                                      tHeWasTeDYouTh  4 days back

                                                                      this is what happens when European and American companies abandoned hardware and now everything is made and designed in Asia
                                                                      consumers get robbed left and right but in Asia people don't mind because unity/harmony mentality

                                                                      • Bill Frost
                                                                        Bill Frost  4 days back

                                                                        You had me at “contrast modulation”!

                                                                        • Natan Skorput
                                                                          Natan Skorput  4 days back

                                                                          Hell, all TV manufacturers have been lying to us about 4K, because the retail stores most of the times only show the vertical resolution and not the horizontal. REAL 4k is not 3840x2160, REAL 4k is 4096x2160!

                                                                          • YonkersRacer21
                                                                            YonkersRacer21  4 days back

                                                                            Hey, I stayed at the Venetian in Las Vegas, that’s the background right!? 👍🏻👍🏻

                                                                            • Mycha i Miodek
                                                                              Mycha i Miodek  4 days back

                                                                              this video is not 8K certified, that's for sure

                                                                              • 清楚Seiso
                                                                                清楚Seiso  4 days back

                                                                                1:26 is when he gets to the point

                                                                                • Russell Smith
                                                                                  Russell Smith  4 days back

                                                                                  So, if the human eye cannot even see full 4K resolution at normal viewing distances (Note that LG needed a microscope right at the display.), of what possible use is an 8k display?

                                                                                  • Brian Egendorf
                                                                                    Brian Egendorf  4 days back

                                                                                    Advertising that trashes competitors for problems doesn't tend to keep up with when their competitor fixes it.  Comcast and Verizon trash each other for issues that lasted for maybe 90 days, as much as two years and five years after the issue has long been resolved.

                                                                                    • OttersGonnaOtt
                                                                                      OttersGonnaOtt  4 days back

                                                                                      Ah, yes. Good on LG for correctly labeling their new TVs as Real Wasted Pixels. They need to add Real Hard To Drive too though.

                                                                                      • Siam
                                                                                        Siam  4 days back

                                                                                        Samsung sneakily names their Evo SSDs mlc gen 3 or something when it is actually tlc which is inferior and dies quicker. Hardly anyone calls them out on their BS

                                                                                        • Robert Lawrence
                                                                                          Robert Lawrence  4 days back

                                                                                          Good info but we need an outside source with no companies influencing the results to test the displays to truly certify. So last year's Samsung "8k" should be reduced in price even more.

                                                                                          • Fee
                                                                                            Fee  4 days back

                                                                                            Wait so what about the contrast modulation of LG OLED ? Because OLED by lg is WOLED WRGB

                                                                                            • Stony P
                                                                                              Stony P  4 days back

                                                                                              Crazy world we live in when 8k TVs cost more than most new cars

                                                                                              • Ian Broadhurst
                                                                                                Ian Broadhurst  4 days back

                                                                                                why are people of today getting hooked on marketing hyp it is all a lie the human eye does not see in 8k and what is the point kothing is transmited or streemed in 8k big brands are taking advantage of the fact that the cuosumer will believe anything and you do

                                                                                                • David Wales
                                                                                                  David Wales  4 days back

                                                                                                  who gives a fuck, it's too many pixels.