There are four major companies that make televisions: Sony, Samsung, Panasonic and LG. All of these companies have been in business for many years. Televisions from these four companies are sold in many retail and electronics stores, including WalMart, HHGregg, Circuit City and Best Buy.
The Sony Corporation, a well-known manufacturer of electronics, was founded on May 7, 1946. Sony makes many television models, its most popular being the Sony Bravia. These models include LCD, LED, HDTV and 3D TVs. In addition to watching standard programming, many models allow users to browse the Internet and watch high definition movies.
Established in California in 1983, Samsung Electronics is another company that produces high quality televisions. Samsung offers a range of TVs in various sizes. Screen sizes range from as small as 19 inches to a large 65-inch screen. The company's products include plasma, LED and LCD televisions. In addition to standard features such as colorful and bright displays, some Samsung models offer 3D effects and Internet access. Samsung also produces Smart TVs that allow users to download apps for their televisions. Available apps include Twitter, YouTube, Blockbuster and Netflix. Users can download Netflix or Blockbuster movies directly to their televisions. Samsung televisions range in price from $750 to more than $2500.
Panasonic Corporation, which was founded on March 13, 1918, produces a wide variety of electronics including home appliances, digital cameras and televisions. Its selection of TVs includes high definition, plasma screen, LEDs and 3D televisions. Panasonic televisions range in size from 26 to 60 inches.
The LG Electronics company was founded in 1958. LG offers may styles of TVs, including LCD, LED and plasma display screens. The company's screen sizes start at 19 inches and prices range from the low $300s to $4,000. Like Samsung, LG offers a Smart TV that allows users to download apps and browse the Internet on their screens. Available apps include Netflix, YouTube and Facebook. Users can also download games from the Apps store.
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