Cell phone’s have evolved ever since the original iPhone release. Innovation has been sprawling at a consistent rate and manufacturers are putting more money and resources into research and development than ever before.
This is leading to a whole new range of cell phone technologies and features that we can expect to land soon on the market. Some of these amazing innovations and features are already widely available. Below we will discuss some of the biggest cell phone technologies that you should expect to see in 2015.
1. Bigger Displays.
While a lot of people thought that Steve Jobs was right about the world not wanting a bigger phone than 4 inches, Samsung pushed the boundaries and it paid off – big time. Samsung was the originator of the ‘phablet’ and the market for these bigger display devices has taken off at a furious pace. In 2015, you can expect more phones to push the boundaries on size and offer bigger and bigger phones.
2. Flex Screen Technology.
LG showed off this amazing technology last year in their ‘flex phone.’ This year, they have announced a revised and better version that is planning to hit the market in 2015. This is one of the best and most interesting innovations in the cell phone arena because it could change the way we use and view cell phones on day. Imagine being able to bend your phone into your pocket. Or imagine a phone that you can fold into your wallet. The day might not be too far away from here. For now, the flex screen technology only offers the ability to bend it a little bit, but it still leads to more durable screens and better viewing angles. It is a great technology that is here to stay.
3. 4K Screens.
Everyone has likely seen that 4K screen technology is taking over the television and monitor markets. The truth is, the usefulness of this technology likely doesn’t extend to smaller devices such as smartphones. However, that is not stopping cell phone companies like LG from introducing 4K displays on their newest smart phones. Their newest offering, the LG G3 offers users a 4K display that is also capable of shooting video in 4K resolution, as well. This is huge for users that plan on investing in either a 4K capable television or monitor as it will allow them to view their videos and media shot on their phones in 4K resolution.
Clearly, the technology in cell phones is developing at a rapid pace. We have discussed only some of the newest technology that is hitting the cell phone market this year. There are tons more innovations coming and it is an exciting year for the cell phone industry. If you plan on purchasing a new cell phone this year, expect to have a variety of choices from which to choose from. It is a great time to be a consumer in the cell phone industry.
It hasn’t been long since all we could was dial out and receive incoming calls on our phones. Nowadays with the advanced technology out there, we’re able to do amazing things that only a short number of years ago many didn’t think would be possible. One of which is the ability to watch live and recorded high-definition television and movies directly on our smartphones. With DISH Anywhere customers are given the ability to watch every live, recorded and on demand movie and television show that they subscribe to in crystal clear picture. The best part is, it’s absolutely free for new customers owning the advanced Hopper HD/DVR system.
For those simply going down the street, or those heading across the world, DISH Anywhere will be right there on your smartphone when you need it. For questions about how DISH Anywhere works and how you can make it apart of your everyday entertainment needs, contact us today at 1-208-475-4440 or click the Get Started button to build your quote online now!
Are you a TV fanatic? Are you frustrated with distorted and unclear cable TV signals? Do you often get a transmission error during your favorite live TV show or sports telecast? If yes, then you should consider satellite dish installation.
To get the best in TV and enjoy the ultimate TV viewing experience with clear signals and no distortion, subscribing with a reliable satellite TV service provider is always a good idea. In the US, there are many satellite TV service companies that offer great subscription packages to customers at an economical price and with value added features.
Benefits of a Satellite Dish Installed in Your Home
Once you get a satellite dish installed in your home, you can access the world of entertainment. Here are some of the many benefits you can enjoy once you get a satellite dish installed in your home:
1. With a Satellite dish, you don’t have to worry about the range of the radio signals. Since it is a wireless system, television programming is delivered to the viewer’s TV directly.
2. Unlike broadcast or cable TV, with satellite dish you don’t have to worry about whether your TV antenna is in the direct line of sight of the transmitting antenna or if there is any big obstacle in between that could block the transmission of radio waves to your TV set.
3. Once you get a satellite dish installed, you can enjoy quality programming.
4. You can choose from a wide range of both local and international channels. So whether it’s English programming or international programming, you can watch all.
5. Some satellite TV services like Dish, you can watch live programs on the go while travelling.
6. Satellite TV providers also offer television viewers HD DVR’s with smart connections that enables viewers to record live prime time TV shows and watch it on their smart phones and computer.
To enjoy and access to satellite TV programming, you first need to subscribe with a satellite television service provider. The service provider will provide you a satellite dish to enable you to catch satellite TV programming. A satellite dish is a circular dish shaped device with a parabolic antenna designed to receive microwaves from geostationary communication satellites.
Previously when satellite dish were newly introduced they were bigger and heavier in size. But today, they have become compact which is why they occupy less space. And besides they don’t lower the aesthetic appeal of your home either like the big sized dish that was available a few years back.
Satellite Dish Installation Options
To receive proper satellite reception, mounting a satellite dish properly is of utmost important. However, the good news for home owners is that they can choose from a variety of satellite dish installations options according to their needs.
Here are some of the best mounting options that you can choose from:
Roof Mount or Standard Wall Dish Mount
This type of standard wall dish mount has a curved bar with a base attached to it. With the help of screws you can easily attach the base to the roof of your home.
Commdeck Roof Mount
If you have a shingled roof, then Commdeck roof mount will be a good choice for you to ensure proper installation of the satellite dish in your residential landscape. It is easily installed on shingles without damaging the roof and the aesthetic appeal of your roofing. It has a built in cable storage area which eliminates exposed wiring and also provides a weather tight mounting platform.
Under Eave Mount
This is another option for satellite dish installation and an ideal choice for home owners with tiled roof tops. It is free of obstructions. There are three sections to this type of mount. It has a main brace which is the section on which the dish is mounted. It has two extra braces that are attached to the main brace for support. The two braces support the rear, bottom and front of the eave.
Tripod Dish Mounts
If you live in area that is prone to strong winds, then a tripod dish mount is perfect for you. Tripod can be easily mounted on the roof and is designed to withstand strong winds. It is usually three feet or 5 feet tall. It has a bolt pattern on the feet that is staggered. This prevents the surface from splitting during high wind pressure.
Recessed Eave Mount
This is also a durable option for mounting dishes for homeowners with tiled roof tops. To mount a recessed eave, you don’t have to drill holes on your roof. Plus it can be installed in minutes and at an angle of up to 40 degrees.
Downspout mounts are usually found in areas where homeowners associations do not allow home owners to locate satellite dishes on the roof as they don’t want the dishes to be visible from the road. Therefore a downspout strap is attached and securely anchored to a suitable corner of the home and then the dish is mounted on it. However, a downspout has a maximum 18 pound weight limit therefore the dish installed should not be heavier than this weight.
When choosing Alpha Home Systems, there’s nothing our professional installers can’t do in order to get you up and watching your favorite shows within hours. Contact us today at 1-208-475-4440 today for your FREE installation.