Samsung 8K UHDTV Big Screen
Once upon a time, televisions were a 50-pound, 18’’ by 18’’ cube placed in the centre of the living room, and occasionally needed to be smacked on the side to get a better signal. There was just as much frame as there was screen, and they were, to put it bluntly, a serious eyesore. We’ve come a long way since then; TVs are no longer the clunky boxes they once were. Now they come thin and sleek and built to bring a room together.

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You could say TVs display the greatest 21st century art form; video. And, yes, although your television may also secretly display an unhealthy amount of trashy reality stars and celebrity chefs, it does the job by letting you see everything you (secretly) want to watch.

Since we’ve established televisions as a vessel for fine or not-so-fine art, the one you choose should display artwork the way it deserves—on a big screen. Like a Jackson Pollock painting, the bigger the better. has the perfect big screen TV for your media room or home theatre ready to ship, so let’s go over just a few of your options.

Bigger and better with 8K UHDTV

samsung 85 inch UHDTV Less isn’t always more, especially when it comes to your TV. If you’re a tech junkie, you’re always on the hunt for the next best thing.

Thankfully for you, the days of 8K display resolution are upon us, and the  Samsung 85″ 8K UHD HDR LED Tizen Smart TV is truly as good as it gets. 8K display is the highest UHDTV available; each pixel is indistinguishable, even on an 85’’ screen. The Best Buy Blog can guide you on exactly what an 8K television is and the numerous benefits you’ll reap from investing in one. 8K televisions were also recently a huge feature at CES 2019 in Las Vegas, and the event was covered on the Best Buy Blog as well.

Big, Smart TVs that are still budget-friendly

LG 86" 4K UHD HDR LED webOS 4.0 Smart TVIf your goal is to put together your perfect home theatre on a budget, there are still many options available for you. The  LG 86″ 4K UHD HDR LED webOS 4.0 Smart TV  is as big as you can get for a reasonable price. It comes equipped with a brilliant 4K resolution, active HDR and Dolby Vision, and a 20W built in speaker system. Not to mention, all of this comes wrapped in 86 stunning inches, which can fill your wall with all the exquisite films or reality gibberish your heart desires. Your weekends in will thank you, and so will your financial advisor.

Entertain & be earth friendly with an Energy Star TV

Samsung 82" 8K UHD HDR QLED Tizen Smart TV It’s no big secret that the planet needs some love. You can enjoy your home theatre while being environmentally conscious. There are a number of Energy Star Qualified big screens to choose from, and the  Samsung 82″ 8K UHD HDR QLED Tizen Smart TV is one of them.

Another 8K TV, this Samsung will give you breathtaking video, easy-to-use features, and flexible connectivity all while minimizing electrical use.  What’s more? This model has an Ambient Mode in which it can use a photo of your wall to perfectly blend into the pattern behind it. Alternatively, it can also display any personal photos of your choice, or even artwork from your favourite artists. Your wall can be covered in art, turned on or off.

Such a big screen, yet so easy to voice command

Sony 85" 4K UHD HDR LED Android Smart TV If you’re a smart speaker user, you’re likely always on the lookout for devices that are compatible with your home set up.

The  Sony 85″ 4K UHD HDR LED Android Smart TV is a great option. This 4K television has Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, in addition to a built in Google Assistant thanks to its Android construct. There’s not much you need to do to make it your own, other than command Google exactly what you’re in the mood to watch. If you’re more chummy with Alexa than Google, no fear! This model also comes compatible with Amazon Alexa. It’s what I like to think of as a bi-commandual television.

Find your perfect big screen 

Now that you’ve run through some of your options, you can map out exactly what you’re looking for in a television that will bring your home theatre or media room to life. Consider what the most important factors are for you and go from there. Whether it’s the resolution, the price, or the energy saving features, there is a perfect television out there waiting for you, and it’s as big as you’ve always wanted it to be. No side-smacking required.

Originally a Vancouverite, Shadi is a freelance writer and social media coordinator now surviving the winters of Toronto. She spends her free time reading, doing creative writing, and trying to make her Fitbit proud. Shadi can also be found in the kitchen as she trains for the next round of Masterchef tryouts.