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Value Electronics to Host 13th Annual Flat Panel TV Shootout™ at CE Week NYC, June 22-23
Video experts along with CE Week attendees will evaluate the newest flagship displays to help choose 2016's best TV

NEW YORK, March 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc, a leading independent audio video retailer in Westchester County, NY, is bringing its respected, annual Value Electronics TV Shootout evaluation event to CE Week in New York City; the 2016 TV Shootout will take place on the show floor on Wednesday, June 22 and Thursday, June 23, 2016. Now in its 13th year, the Value Electronics TV Shootout reaches a wide audience of media and influencers to educate the market about critical viewing and help choose the "King of UHD TV."

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Value Electronics TV Shootout panel of experts will lead the audience in assessing the newest TVs from the leading CE manufacturers. The televisions featured this year will include both curved and flat 4K Ultra HD LEDs and OLEDs from all top TV manufacturers.  A final list of 4K TVs that will be included in the Shootout will be available once all the contestants are evaluated. The 4K TVs most likely to make the cut include:

  • Sony XBR-75X940D
  • Samsung UN78KS9800
  • LG 75UH9500
  • Vizio 65" R series
  • Hisense 65" H10

"Our TV Shootout has proven to be a 'must attend' event among true video enthusiasts and industry leaders each year, demonstrating how the premium TVs perform and compete with each other," said Robert Zohn, found and president of Value Electronics. "With the continuation of Ultra HD and OLED as well as the great advancements of TV technologies, this will be a great year for flat panel displays."

The 13th Annual TV Shootout will involve:

  • Joel Silver of the Imaging Science Foundation, along with professional TV reviewers and professional ISF certified calibrators, make up our team of expert calibrators to test and calibrate the panels and provide their findings and other key background information in individual presentations. Product specialists from the manufacturers have been invited to present their unique product advantages.
  • Contrast ratio, peak brightness, black level, color accuracy, color saturation, motion resolution, lag input time, and energy efficiency will be measured, compared, and discussed.  The audience will vote on each of the four picture quality attributes, with the winning panel crowned "2016 King of TV"
  • All tested panels will be concurrently fed through a professional HDMI distribution amp from 4K Blu-ray players, our 4K media server, 4K streaming, and USB as well as the latest 4K signal generator for test patterns.  
  • A Q&A session will be held at the end of each presentation.

All qualified media, tech influencers and members of the retail community are invited to attend the event by emailing Value Electronics

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About Value Electronics and the Flat Panel TV Shootout
Value Electronics, founded in 1997 is a custom a/v integrator with a retail showroom in the Village of Scarsdale, NY. Owner, Robert Zohn created and began sponsoring the TV Shootout evaluation event in 2004.  The TV Shootout evaluation event has gained the Consumer Electronics industry's respect and it has become a go-to source for video enthusiasts to help make the best TV purchase decision.

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Contact for Value Electronics:
Robert Zohn

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