bang & olufsen's 4k TV with android is a minimalist masterpiece
 

bang & olufsen's 4k TV with android is a minimalist masterpiece

 

 

bang & olufsen beovision 14: this 4k ultra HD LED TV features a world of connectivity options, integrated access to exciting apps and boasting a more immersive sound than most standalone speaker systems. the 4k ultra HDTV is influenced by scandinavian design and pays homage to the best of traditional craft tradition of bang & olufsen. it has a timeless elegance which combines exceptional audio, crisp imaging and advanced connectivity options.

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the television celebrates its minimalist aesthetic with premium features

 

 

it features a minimalist design aesthetic and boasts a 4k ultra HD pixel resolution. ‘beovision 14’ communicates with the android tv platform and, therefore, has built-in google cast abilities, enabling the streaming of movies, photos, and music directly from a smartphone or tablet at the simple touch of a button. it is also capable of streaming new formats such as high efficiency video coding (HEVC), which allows the transmission of 4k content directly from online sources.

 

 

video courtesy of bang & olufsen

 

 

the warmth of wood chosen for the cover of the speaker is inspired by the acoustic experience of ‘beolab 18’ which has the same style of oak slats. three-way custom speakers adorn the front, which are covered by ultra-thin oak wood lamellas. the audio components are based on that found in the ‘beolab 18’ loudspeaker. a cloth front cover can be chosen instead of the elegant oak allowing the television to blend into a number of environments seamlessly.

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marie kristine schmidt, head of brand, design + marketing at bang & olufsen, unveils beovision 14 at IFA 2016
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‘beovision 14’ has two LCD screen options, 40 or 55 inches, featuring anti-reflective front glass that reduces the reflection of the display to an extent even greater than 98%. the TV also offers sophisticated processing to ensure optimal images and sounds in all situations — while watching a movie, listening to music and gaming.

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boasting a sleek design that lends itself to a number of interiors

 

 

the bright television is fully integrated with all other ‘multiroom beolink’ products from bang & olufsen. to accompany the launch of ‘beovision 14’, the danish manufacturing company presents a new version of their ‘beoremote one’. the smart control with bluetooth features four new ‘mybuttons’, which are essentially buttons that allow viewers to take a snapshot of a setting and returning it as such with a simple touch.

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ultra-thin oak wood lamellas are hand crafted and then applied to the housing
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the latest addition to the bang & olufsen collection offers total freedom in terms of placement options. its flat fascia allows for the TV to hang on the wall like a piece of modern artwork, plus an integrated motorized floor stand can be adjusted simply using the ‘beoremote’ — to the left or right, or it can be tilted in place it on a fixed stand.

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beoremote one is both elegant and solid to touch
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TV is complemented by the sculptural forms of beolab 18 wireless speakers

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elegant forms wrap around the back of the TV in addition to the front

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