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CONSUMER ALERT: Hitachi doesn’t know how to make a 4K TV lip sync… and doesn’t care

I’ve had several adventures over the years working with manufacturers and their occasional faulty products that end up in my possession.  But this latest adventure with Hitachi is the new leader of the pack in the “You’re kidding me, right?” category.  No, Hitachi is not kidding.  Hitachi knows that at least one (and very likely more) of their 4K UHD TV models can’t lip sync, they don’t know how to fix it, and they couldn’t care less about it.  Hitachi even attempted to get me to sign a confidential agreement on the matter in return for the purchase price of my TV.  I would rather blog about it (apparently) and reserve the right to take other action.

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