Are 8K TV manufacturers LYING??

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  1. Arsal Asher

    Arsal Asher4 tuntia sitten

    Time to grab some popcorn 😁

  2. Darkcloud1983

    Darkcloud19835 tuntia sitten

    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.


    SIIIOXIDE7 tuntia sitten

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

  4. Eddie O'Connor

    Eddie O'Connor8 tuntia sitten

    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!

  5. D3rp

    D3rp9 tuntia sitten

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

  6. rowen898

    rowen89811 tuntia sitten

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

  7. Don Bruno Richard Martínez Olazábal Viavicencios

    Don Bruno Richard Martínez Olazábal Viavicencios15 tuntia sitten

    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‼️ Much L♥️VE to You and the Whole of Team Linus Media Group‼️‼️‼️♥️♥️♥️✊🏼✊🏼✊🏼🥃🥃🥃

  8. doro626

    doro62616 tuntia sitten

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

  9. MaxCarponera

    MaxCarponera16 tuntia sitten

    marketing-driven engineering

  10. Bantallar

    Bantallar18 tuntia sitten

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

  11. Uzair Ahmad

    Uzair Ahmad20 tuntia sitten

    CES coverage by LTT this year was really dissappointing

  12. Nissim Trifonov

    Nissim Trifonov21 tunti sitten

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

  13. Rice Cooker

    Rice CookerPäivä sitten

    8k content does not exist, this video is irrelevant

  14. meth yl

    meth ylPäivä sitten

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

  15. TheGoreforce

    TheGoreforcePäivä sitten

    I remember 768 monitors.

  16. snekjuice

    snekjuicePäivä sitten

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

  17. tHeWasTeDYouTh

    tHeWasTeDYouThPäivä sitten

    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

  18. Bill Frost

    Bill FrostPäivä sitten

    You had me at “contrast modulation”!

  19. Natan Skorput

    Natan SkorputPäivä sitten

    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!

  20. YonkersRacer21

    YonkersRacer21Päivä sitten

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

  21. Mycha i Miodek

    Mycha i MiodekPäivä sitten

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

  22. 清楚Seiso

    清楚SeisoPäivä sitten

    1:26 is when he gets to the point

  23. Russell Smith

    Russell SmithPäivä sitten

    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?

  24. Brian Egendorf

    Brian EgendorfPäivä sitten

    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.

  25. OttersGonnaOtt

    OttersGonnaOttPäivä sitten

    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.

  26. Siam

    SiamPäivä sitten

    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

  27. Robert Lawrence

    Robert LawrencePäivä sitten

    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.

  28. Fee

    FeePäivä sitten

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

  29. Stony P

    Stony P2 päivää sitten

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

  30. Ian Broadhurst

    Ian Broadhurst2 päivää sitten

    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

  31. David Wales

    David Wales2 päivää sitten

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

  32. Sean OFarrell

    Sean OFarrell2 päivää sitten

    4:02..bottom that 3d or what?..

  33. Keesch 5

    Keesch 52 päivää sitten

    Meanwhile I'm watching this is 4k But you are really out of focus in the outdoor shots XD

  34. AreFallout

    AreFallout2 päivää sitten

    8k why 4k content is still few and far between. Atleast dedicated 4k media not upscaled.

  35. StaticImage

    StaticImage2 päivää sitten

    I own that LG TV. The 55UH6150. And all I can say after learning this is GOD DAMMIT

  36. BarrellRofl

    BarrellRofl2 päivää sitten

    TCL is there on the standards board. Nice one TCL.

  37. William Nett

    William Nett2 päivää sitten

    I've always loved LG since owning my LG g4. And always will. Fanboy alert. But this is interesting.

  38. Marwin Thedja

    Marwin Thedja2 päivää sitten

    Wait, wait, wait what?! Nobody got the Shaun White joke @ ???

  39. Trogdor Burninator

    Trogdor Burninator2 päivää sitten

    ALL television manufacturers have been lying about two out of three new features for the past 20 years. It's a big purchase, prone to salesmanship, that involves technical subjects that most people don't have a good grasp of, which most people don't have exacting perceptual standards for; Most "journalists" performing "reviews" don't do any objective testing. And nobody prosecutes manufacturers for fraud or even sues.

  40. myplane150

    myplane1502 päivää sitten

    So,, why no dates on the vids anymore? Other vid creators have the original air date but LTT does not.

  41. Norman Fong

    Norman Fong2 päivää sitten

    I like this style of roundup... Price is right style games could be incorporated into more content... Now who's gonna eat the durian?

  42. fouoii gyhh

    fouoii gyhh2 päivää sitten

    are those buttplugs behind him?

  43. Jacob Powers

    Jacob Powers2 päivää sitten

    also tcl samsung and panasonic use the same panels

  44. Jacob Powers

    Jacob Powers2 päivää sitten

    but in 2020 can you buy a samsung tv 8k with confidence that it doesn’t have bad metrics.

  45. MrCougar214

    MrCougar2142 päivää sitten

    That's Samsung for ya. Just pay someone to say it's 8K. And lets face it folks, pay anyone enough money and they will say it's true even if it's not. So Samsung is just buying fancy stickers.

  46. fouoii gyhh

    fouoii gyhh2 päivää sitten

    Trying to buy a cheaper computer monitor large as possible . One selling feacher is Adaptive-Sync and they say it is G-sync compatible . So what does that mean and what is

  47. SamytyKill

    SamytyKill2 päivää sitten

    Shit, stop! Saving up for, and buying a used pc, that can run 2 year old games in 1080p on high settings,, felt like a huge achievment just two months ago! >_

  48. RuiYi

    RuiYi2 päivää sitten

    Samsung on their own seems sketchy, but when you have Hisense, which probably makes the best smooth and bright LCD TV's, AUO, TCL which make reliable, solid but budget options and actually delivers a very solid experience although not the best of the best such as LG's, it does give them creds. Also have to mention that Samsung had a long relationship with TCL and Hisense. (Hisense to a lower degree I think in term of bulk)

  49. xvxvcaspervxvx

    xvxvcaspervxvx2 päivää sitten

    Downloading a game in 8K at 23mb/s Okay...see you in a 6 weeks! I think this is an example of a marketing gimmick. Technology that most people can't afford that has little, practical daily use. Even now; 4K is suppose to be the new standard for media content, its practicality is still inundated by the many limitations of other technologies.

  50. Karl Simonsen

    Karl Simonsen2 päivää sitten

    too much advertisement on linus tech tips chanel 👎

  51. mplabs23

    mplabs232 päivää sitten

    Nobody needs 8K in a TV. Get a better 4K TV if you want to spend the money. You're welcome.

  52. Guy Jordan

    Guy Jordan2 päivää sitten

    ad hoc marketing

  53. Muffin Racing

    Muffin Racing2 päivää sitten

    TFW your TV is shown as an example of LG not meeting standards lol

  54. TheJigen

    TheJigen2 päivää sitten

    There is one thing that is sacred to me on this earth: pixels. You dont screw with my computer graphics and screen resolutions.

  55. Do what i Say

    Do what i Say2 päivää sitten

    16K Plasma

  56. Overlord

    Overlord2 päivää sitten

    Can anyone sum this up? I dont understand it.

  57. Twinrehz

    Twinrehz2 päivää sitten

    Meanwhile, here I am with my 1080p TV screen from 2014 still..... and the technology in the TV is probably from 2012.

  58. Brent Hughes

    Brent Hughes2 päivää sitten

    ur a moron if u buy 8k atm

  59. Avieshek

    Avieshek2 päivää sitten

    Samsung, the Pentile-Display, Diamond-Pixel Display Garbage? Repeated patent thieves from IPS to TSMC fabrication? LG is better. TSMC is better. Snapdragon is better. If only Steve Jobs passed away a little later, then RGBY joint project with Sharp would have been standard. Not only independent Primary Colours but Secondary Colours as well which was to be succeeded with RGBYW so that brightness doesn't have to multiply for showing White by the number of Pixel Combination (RGB= x3 for White) and achieve Uniform brightness. It's 2020, and it's still a Sunburn with white-backgrounds in midnight.

  60. soinu foig

    soinu foig2 päivää sitten

    This must’ve been the toughest script to write. Lol

  61. Ryan Coffelt

    Ryan Coffelt2 päivää sitten

    6:26 My man'sa wizard? Look at the street lights flicker when he waves his arm wth was that lol