• TP Vision launches second generation of Philips TVs powered by AndroidTM
• All Philips TVs launching in 2015 will feature the latest version of Android TV*
• Philips TVs with Android TV combine the best of both worlds by offering access to Google Play Store and to the Philips Smart TV offering
Amsterdam, January 5th, 2015 – TP Vision is pushing on with its integration of the Android operating system into Philips TVs. Almost the entire 2015 range of Philips TVs, including Philips Smart TVs and all Philips UHD TVs, will be powered by Android TV.
• iF3 international freeski film festival jury honoured ‘Afterglow’ twice: as best short movie and for best cinematography
• Philips Ambilight TV campaign highlights ‘Afterglow’ skiing movie
• Sensationally illuminated night-skiing scenes mirror the power of Philips Ambilight
Amsterdam, October 20th, 2014 – TP Vision continues its successful marketing campaign for Philips TVs featuring Ambilight. The upcoming promotion is built around the dramatic, much acclaimed ‘Afterglow’ skiing film. The movie has won iF3’s coveted Best Cinematography Award and the Best Short Movie Award even before its premiere scheduled for Oct. 19th. The international freeski film festival iF3 is one of the most important film festivals for winter adventure movie productions.
Amsterdam, September 5th, 2014 – Today, TP Vision and TIM announced a partnership to bring Live TIM Blue Box* services into Philips Smart TVs without the need for a set top box in Brazil.
Thanks to a jointly developed app, owners of a Philips Smart TV will get easy access to Live TIM Blue Box services via TIM’s fiber internet connection. The service offering includes content recommendation, EPG, free to air channels, OTT apps and, in the near future, OTT Pay TV linear channels. In addition, as a first in Brazil, the app will allow OTT Pay TV linear channels to be watched on Philips TVs without the need for a set top box. The Live TIM Blue Box app will be compatible to all 2014 Philips Smart TV models sold in Brazil.
Amsterdam, September 4th, 2014 – Today, TP Vision presented its expanded, diversified range of state-of-the-art 4k Ultra HD Philips TVs powered by AndroidTM. The European TV brand adds three new models to its 4k Ultra HD portfolio to create a diversified range that meets all needs; from high-class to the more affordable, from flat to curved designs. The newly added Philips 7900 is a reasonably priced 4K Ultra HD TV powered by Android™ that features two-sided Ambilight. The Philips 8900 is the first Philips-branded curved 4K Ultra HD TV. The third new entry to the 4k Ultra HD range, the Philips 9100, has superior picture quality features onboard to meet the needs of demanding movie lovers. These three TV ranges complete TP Vision’s 4K Ultra HD TV offering that also includes the recently introduced Philips 9800 - offering the ultimate in picture quality - and the Philips 8800. The new Philips 7900, Philips 8900 and Philips 9100 TVs will be available during the third quarter in Europe and Russia.
Amsterdam, September 4th, 2014 – Today, TP Vision presented the Philips 7900 as its most affordable 4k Ultra HD TV that is powered by Android™. Certified by Google, it provides access to both the Google Play Store and the Philips Smart TV platform offering. The Philips 7900 models come in a slim, bezel-less casing and feature 2-sided Ambilight. The range includes two screen sizes that measure 123cm (49”) and 139cm (55”) in diagonal. They will be available during the third quarter of 2014 in Europe and Russia.