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I mean they must do, right? Even if they're just ROM?

I really know nothing about this and any help is appreciated.

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Newer ones do.... an OS is a piece of software that manages system resources. Newer TVs have post-processing, UI, and Internet connections....
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post

Newer ones do.... an OS is a piece of software that manages system resources. Newer TVs have post-processing, UI, and Internet connections....

Thanks. Do you know if anyone has/ can the OS be changed on a TV?
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Thanks. Do you know if anyone has/ can the OS be changed on a TV?

My guess, changing the OS would be close to impossible as you would have to rewrite all the drivers for the components of the TV.

They have unlocked Samsung TVs (linux based) and installed more packages in or enabled some features.
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