Don't Expect Quick 4K TV Adoption
It will take more than a higher-resolution picture for the average consumer to buy a 4K television, and retailers should not expect volume sales for at least another three years.
That was the consensus among several consumer electronics experts during a panel at this week's CEA Industry Forum on "Five Technology Trends To Watch." The other trends that will impact CE retailers include 3D printing, the evolution of audio and the education revolution (see more on these at Dealerscope.com).
"Resolution isn't enough to win consumers over," said Scott Steinberg, CEO of TechSavvy Global, a management consulting and market research firm, and author of several books, including "The Crowd Funding Bible" and "The Modern Parent's Guide." "We're talking about a package of features, not one thing."