5 reasons NOT to buy an 8K TV just yet

| January 16, 2019

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8K TVs are the new rage now, offering four times as many pixels as your 4K TV showing how fast pace the TV tech is going. Only when the world is just fully getting used to the 4K TV craze, coming from being a prototype or a concept thing, the 8K TV is here. Available for purchase by consumers but only a handful of choice is available. You’ve got the Samsung QLED Q900FN 8K TV already on sale with a release of the 88-inch OLED 8K TV from LG too.Now that the so much talked about 8K or 4320p TV is here, there are some things you need to know before you plan to acquire it. As nice as the idea of having an 8K TV in your home is, there is really not much need to own one for now. A higher resolution is not enough reason to opt on a new TV, there are other things involved.What’s the point of having a TV without anything to watch with it? That’s the question I want you to ask yourself because that’s what will be happening if you get an 8K TV now. 8K content is far from being available when even 4K contents are just circulating well. In fact, the only company broadcasting 8K video signal is a Japanese company called NHK and even at that. content is very limited. Even at that 4K content are only beginning to circulate in both streaming and satellite media.

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