IKEA Announces Its HDTV, Unifying Furniture and Home Theater
Swedish furniture and housewares company IKEA has just announced its first HDTV, the Uppleva. The home theater system integrates an LED HDTV with a blu-ray player, 2.1 wireless audio system, and a customizeable TV stand. The display is made by Chinese manufacturer TCL, has integrated Wi-Fi with "smart TV" capabilities, and will range from 24-46 inches. Prices start at the equivalent of $955, which may place it out of price range for college student apartments. Assembly will be required.