Every now and then in the news, we hear about someone who has shown just what’s possible with a caravan – and it’s fair to say that many of us love to binge on our favourite movies while relaxing in our caravans. It’s something that we make possible for keen travellers the length and breadth […]
Caravanning in the UK: a true Brexit-era success story?
Caravanning may seem at times to be one of those things Britons have always been obsessed with, but that’s not quite the case. After all, in the aftermath of the financial crash in 2008, it’s well-documented that the caravanning industry here in the UK did suffer. But what about now? Amid the country’s impending departure […]
5 stellar things a Goodmans rechargeable caravan TV can do
As we’ve recently mentioned in the Knowledge Centre here at Goodmans TV, two new additions have been made to our range that show just how far the caravan TV can go in terms of both sophistication and convenience. They aren’t poor relations to the more traditional TVs that we offer for the home, and they […]
Dethleffs unveils exciting concept for all-electric, solar-panelled motorhome
We love motorhomes for how they allow us to enjoy a wealth of home comforts, almost anywhere. The idea of an all-electric motorhome may therefore seem to be a non-starter. Nonetheless, that hasn’t stopped Dethleffs forging an intriguing concept for one. Here comes the sun… to charge a motorhome Much of a motorhome’s versatility, it […]
Statistics show surge in caravan and motorhome purchases and ‘staycations’
We’ve talked a lot here at Goodmans TV about why you may wish to purchase a caravan TV – and, well, it seems one of the most compelling reasons is that you might have purchased a caravan or motorhome recently anyway. That’s at least if you are among the heightened number of Britons lately who […]
Welcome to the world of the battery-powered Travel TV
In our last blog post here at Goodmans TV, we took a short tour through the history of the motorhome or caravan TV illustrating how they now have expanded media options, DVD, USB. HDMI and offer a picture quality and ease of use that you would have never expected from the portable TVs of old. […]
Just imagine being able to run your caravan or motorhome TV by battery…
If you have spent any time perusing our online product range, you will have probably got a sense by now that “portable” TVs are among our specialities. As our own popular models demonstrate, a caravan or motorhome TV can come in many different and sophisticated forms these days, incorporating all of the features – and […]
Caravan hoisted up a tree wins rave reviews on Airbnb
As you might expect of a leading caravan TV brand like ourselves here at Goodmans, we’re always interested in whatever quirky stories may pop up in the news from time to time about how people use their caravans… and, well, we think we may have found the quirkiest one yet. The story, as reported by […]
How can you get Internet access in your caravan or motorhome?
In a world as globalised and as closely interconnected as the one we live in now, it’s understandable that if you are forced to go without access to the World Wide Web for even a short time, you might feel like you’ve gone back to the Stone Age! This begs the question if you are […]
Don’t underestimate the capabilities of a Goodmans caravan TV!
Bringing a TV with you in your caravan has long been one of those great British traditions, much like caravan holidays themselves. As we enter June, here at Goodmanstv.net, we would urge you to take the time to make sure you have a truly up-to-date caravan TV to help make your vacation this summer the […]
Big news: we’ve restyled our 55” curved Android smart 4K TV!
Curved TVs are not exactly a new concept, yet it seems that more and more homeowners are checking them out, and with good reason. As a matter of fact, the timing couldn’t be better for you to invest in your very own spectacular curved TV from GoodmansTV.net, as our 55” Android Smart 4K Ultra HD […]
Could this be the year that you embark on a UK ‘staycation’?
The word ‘staycation’ isn’t exactly a new one, and much has been made down the years of the wonders of spending one’s summer a little closer to home than the obvious exotic climes. However, for a long time, it seems that the whole ‘staycation’ thing hasn’t quite caught on here in the UK. This was […]
Caravan with no fewer than nine televisions grabs the headlines
We take immense pride in being one of the leading caravan TV brands here at Goodmans. However, even we are taken aback at times by just how committed some people are to giving themselves the most luxurious TV-watching experience in their caravan, with one recent story in the Mirror having especially caught our eye. The […]
Do you need a TV licence for your caravan or motorhome TV?
At this time of year when many of us will be eager to take some well-earned time off, or at least book a holiday for a couple of months down the line, it’s a pertinent question to ask: will a TV licence be required to use your motorhome or caravan TV? You may or may […]
What should you pack when you go travelling in a motorhome?
There’s no question that travelling in a motorhome can be extremely exciting – It unlocks a wide range of attractive destinations around the world that may have previously been not possible due to factors such as the cost of accommodation Motorhomes are (very nearly) ‘go anywhere’ vehicles for tourists, which begs the question… what will […]
A 12 volt TV can be your go-to entertainment source on your next caravan holiday
Anyone who has ever had to pack for a break in a caravan will know just how much of a headache it can be to have to remember everything they could conceivably need. Just think of all of the things you need for the kitchen alone – the washing up liquid, sponges, cling film… or […]
What do you need to think about when buying a caravan TV?
Once upon a time, the idea of even watching TV in our caravans might have seemed strange – after all, don’t we buy caravans in the first place so that we can “get away from it all”? To some extent that may be true, but of course, the world is more complicated these days and […]
The January gloom gives you the perfect excuse to buy a 12v Caravan or Motorhome TV
Traditionally, the first month of the year is one of the most depressing for many of us. The excitement of Christmas has come and gone, we’re often short of money, we’re back at work and to make matters worse, the weather is as grey and drizzly as it gets here in the UK. So, why […]
The benefits of converting to a brand new 4K resolution TV
Why not bring the cinema experience to your living room with an Ultra HD 4K television? With image quality so good that you’ll find yourself questioning your own eyes. 4K is poised to become the best way to enjoy home entertainment as the number of satellite and internet services offering 4K entertainment and sport grows […]
Television Feng Shui: fitting your new TV into your home
So you’ve opted to go with a brand new curved 4K TV for your home to get the best possible experience for your shows and movies. Great! But next, you have to ask yourself, how am I going to make this work in my living room? The position of the TV might be the last […]
A new level of immersion – why curved TVs are the future
Among the many models of television that we offer here at Goodmans, curved TVs are some of the sleekest that we have available, providing a whole new, exciting and even more immersive way to enjoy your favourite TV shows and films. Curved TVs can provide you with a comfortable level of immersion without completely shutting […]
How does a 12 Volt TV compare to a Standard TV?
Here at Goodmans, we work hard to dispel the myth that smaller TVs – such as a 12 volt TV – are necessarily less well featured than TVs of much larger sizes. In an age of TVs stretching up to 100” and beyond – which can put pressure on both budget and space – we […]
Let’s dispel some of the myths surrounding 12 volt TVs
When a customer asks us a question about purchasing a 12 volt TV, they are normally very positive about what they have heard about them. Occasionally, however, we do receive questions about supposedly negative aspects of 12 volt TVs, about which we are all too happy to reassure them. Here are just some of the […]
Motorhome TVs bring you a world of entertainment while travelling
When you think of a motorhome TV, the first image that pops into your head may be of a small, low-quality television that doesn’t offer much in terms of entertainment value. Here at Goodmans, we’d like to dispel this particular myth with our impressive selection of motorhome TVs. Please note we offer 2 models of […]
When it comes to TVs, bigger is frequently better
TVs and other displays are increasing in size at an unbelievable rate nowadays. As technology advances, manufacturers can create screens as big as 172,220 square feet, and we suspect even that record is bound to be beaten in the next few years or so. Although we wouldn’t recommend searching for a screen of that size […]
Streaming media from the web? Here’s how a 4K TV could benefit you…
Goodmans products have come a long way since our beginnings as a loudspeaker company in 1923. Countless televisions – including caravan TVs, curved TVs, and 85” TVs, to name just a few – have featured in our range of products. However, one of our latest offerings could prove to revolutionise the viewing experience as we […]
Why purchase an Android-based smart TV?
Smart TVs have slowly made their way to the forefront of the ever-evolving television market in the last few years or so. Given that so many UK homes now have one in place of a standard TV, you may be wondering what all of the fuss is about, if you haven’t already made the upgrade […]
Could a curved screen TV change your viewing experience forever?
Recent years have brought a myriad of innovations within the world of television; HD TVs smart TVs and – most recently – curved screen TVs. Although curved screens have been around since the 1950s when the Cinerama debuted in New York, they have only been part of the mainstream television market for a couple of […]
What makes our smart TVs so smart?
Our smart TVs are smart for a myriad of reasons – not least because they support Wi-Fi web browsing. This means that you can search for your next series or movie recommendation without leaving the comfort of your sofa. You can also use the built-in web browser to stream videos and access social networking sites, […]
Summer is just around the corner – so there’s no better time to purchase a 12v TV!
It seems that worst of the winter is out of the way; the sun’s finally making an appearance and us Brits are taking full advantage of that in as many ways as possible. One of the ways that people choose to make the most of the approaching summer is by travelling – be it by […]
Not just your average large screen TV – why sport and entertainment viewing needs jumbo TV screens
Here at Goodmans TV, we’ve seen a notable increase in the number of people choosing to buy large screen TVs in the last few years. As technology advances, it becomes cheaper and cheaper to buy TVs with ever-bigger screens. Historically you would probably have to save up for a long time to afford the ones […]
As TVs get larger, prices get lower – but how and why?
If it seems to you that flat screen TVs have gotten larger and larger over the last few years, that’s because they almost certainly have done. Reports from major retailers indicate that most new TV owners are opting to purchase TVs with 40” sized screens or above, whereas the average TV size stood at 32” […]
Exploring the world of smart TVs
Their name says it all, really. Smart TVs are basically televisions with integrated Internet, applications, and similar features. They have massively increased in popularity and accessibility in the last few years, and it’s thought that they are going to be the dominant type of television in the near future Most smart TVs offer a good […]
The relevance of super large screen TVs in the corporate world
So often in the history of television, it seems that bigger has been better, which is certainly something that could be said of the super large screen TV. These especially generously proportioned TVs have long been a mainstay of the home, but also make frequent appearances in the corporate world, such as at exhibitions and […]
So, you’re buying a TV for your Motor Home, Camper, Caravan, Boat ?
Recent years have seen a significant rise in the use of televisions in the leisure sector fitted in Motor Homes, Boats and Caravans If you want a TV to use only in the UK or across europe, look no further…… Here at goodmans.net we offer two very comprehensive Traveller TV’s and 12 volt TV range […]
The many benefits of a TV corner unit
It may seem like just another run-of-the-mill piece of furniture to add to your home, but a TV corner unit can come with many advantages over other television units. Choose the right corner unit and make the best possible use of it, and it won’t just be something on which to place your TV, actually […]
What’s the main benefit of LED TVs?
As the only British LED TV manufacturer, we know a thing or two here at Goodmanstv.net about the history of Flat Screen TV’s. We have been amongst the first to introduce the technology and have developed features and software that gives them a user friendly interface and a UK feel to the set up and […]
Enjoy your favourite console games more with a Full HD or 4K TV
For almost half a century video games have been one of the most popular ways to kill time. From the earliest video games, such as a pong developed in the early 70’s, to the Oculus Rift, an innovative virtual reality console, there’s no doubt that game consoles are here to stay. As well as being […]
Why have a TV in your bedroom?
More and more people are choosing to have a television in their bedroom nowadays. The idea sparks a little controversy among some consumers, but here at Goodmans, we believe that a bedroom TV may be the perfect way for you to wind down after a busy day. No longer are you restricted to a 14” […]
A short history of the combi TV unit
It may surprise you to learn that the combi TV unit – defined as a television with either a VCR or DVD player built into a single unit – has been around since the 1970s using now long gone analogue tape formats. The popularity of combi TVs grew massively during the 1980s and 1990s, when […]
Why should I purchase a TV with a ‘wake up’ feature?
Getting up in the morning can be a daunting task for even the most energetic of those amongst us. As fans of innovative technology, here at Goodmans, we are only too happy to be able to offer a more interesting way to get yourself out of bed – a wake up TV. Wake up TVs […]
You can still buy UK Manufactured TVs
A little known fact as we approach the end of 2015, is you are still able to buy UK made TVs. Best of British Goodmans has been a great British brand since 1923 when it began manufacturing loudspeakers for the UK market. Since then the company has evolved to become one of the UK’s leading […]
Where can I buy a 12v TV for my Caravan, Motorhome, Lorry or Boat ?
If you’re anything like us, you’ll absolutely love your TV. When you’re on the go, it can be tricky to enjoy your favourite TV, DVD’s and other Media. Here at Goodmans, we can offer you a nifty exclusive solution to this problem: one of our traveller TVs! Why buy one? Traveller TVs are perfect for […]
An introduction to Smart TVs
In an era that seems to be full of ‘smart’ this, ‘smart’ that, it’s easy to feel intimidated by the mere mention of smart TVs. Given all of the things that your smartphone can do that you haven’t even got to the bottom of yet, despite owning it for years, how complicated and overwhelming could […]
Choosing the right size of TV for your room
You might think that deciding on the right size of TV is pretty simple – surely, you should just go for the largest that your room can physically accommodate? That may be enough of a ‘rule of thumb’ for some people, but other buyers appreciate some guidelines for the right size of TV given their […]
What is HDMI and how is it beneficial?
For those that can remember, we used to talk about scart sockets and how many there were on a TV for connecting external devices. Now scart sockets are disappearing fast as HDMI takes over. Short for High Definition Multimedia Interface, HDMI is an uncompressed, all-digital audio/video interface. HDMI provides a high definition (HD) interface between your TV […]
Your high definition TV options explained
When it comes to picture quality, shoppers have a widening choice when buying modern LED TVs. Should you opt for HD Ready, Full HD or the very latest 4K Ultra HD televisions? It all seems a little complicated, but we hope this article helps to give you a clearer picture – excuse the pun. A high […]
What are the benefits of an extended warranty?
All Goodmans TVs come with a FREE 12 month guarantee. However, there are benefits to purchasing an extended warranty at the time of your TV purchase. We want you to get the very best from your new Goodmans TV, from setting it up correctly, to replacing it if it ever stops working. That’s why we have […]
Discover what you can do with the USB connection
All Goodmans TVs come with a USB input connection. However, consumers often ask us what this can be used for. Well, it’s actually a great little feature that is capable of adding significant functionality to your TV. In this article we explain a few of the everyday uses of the USB connection. Live Pause and […]