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HDR: Why it Matters When You Buy a TV Buzzwords TV 

HDR: Why it Matters When You Buy a TV

HDR, or High Dynamic Range is expected to be the next big thing to look out for when you buy a TV. But what exactly is HDR for TVs and why should you even know about it? What is HDR? Let’s begin by considering what you essentially look for when you buy a TV. The picture you see needs to feel natural, the colours should be nice and “pop” out and the blacks should appear as they are – black and not a very deep grey, for a real feel….

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How Front Loading Washing Machines Work Buying Guide 

How Front Loading Washing Machines Work

We told you about how top loading machines work, and why they are a great buy, in spite of the way front-loads have entered the market. But this does not undermine how front-loading washing machines are slowly eating into the market share of top loaders. You have read all you wanted to know about top loaders in our previous article of this series, and now let’s talk about front loaders and why they make great sense too. How Front Loading Machines Work Unlike top loading washing machines that operate on…

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Your TV Tech Decoded: A Very Handy TV Glossary Buzzwords TV 

Your TV Tech Decoded: A Very Handy TV Glossary

# 1080p 1080p is a high-definition video format with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The “p” stands for progressive scan, which means that each video frame is transmitted as a whole in a single sweep. The biggest plus of 1080p TVs is that they can display all high-definition video formats without downconverting, which sacrifices some picture detail. What this means for you: Unlike in older formats, now you get to see the entire picture at once, like in a movie, and this means clearer, sharper picture all over your…

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How Top Loading Washing Machines Work Buying Guide 

How Top Loading Washing Machines Work

Buying a washing machine is more confusing today than it was a decade ago. Top loader washing machines are cheaper, but front loaders look sleeker. Top loaders are probably the market leaders, but front loaders are known to be more efficient. But to make an informed decision, you need to understand first how your machine will work, and what are the obvious advantages of one type over another. In our two-part article about which washing machine you need, we are breaking down the decision by how the two types work,…

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Differences Between LCD and LED TV Buying Guide TV 

Differences Between LCD and LED TV

Since the much-loved Plasma format of TVs went out of production, there has been some confusion about which format is better for home viewing – there is the LCD and there’s the LED. But before we start comparing the two kinds to decide which one’s better, let’s start by explaining what these terms even mean. Both are hi-def TVs, which means that their quality of transmission will be a great deal better than standard transmission TVs. But is there a difference really? LCD TV, or TVs with Liquid Crystal Display…

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Home Appliances that Definitely Deserve a Long Life Featured 

Home Appliances that Definitely Deserve a Long Life

Home appliances are not something that you buy in a jiffy. After a lot of research and thinking, you finally decide on one, especially large appliances. You spend a hefty amount on buying them, so you definitely would want them to perform w ell for at least 8-10 years. Most of you may know that home appliances come with a minimum of 2 years manufacturer’s warranty. This simply means if there are any mechanical failures, you need not worry about spending extra on getting it fixed within the warranty period. Just…

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