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Jun 17, 2008

JVC Now Shipping LCD Tvs With Integrated Ipod® Dock

JVC LT-32P679

TV playback of iPod® video content is more convenient than ever with the availability of new JVC LCD TVs with a built-in iPod dock. Each of the four new models, including three full HD 1080p sets, features JVC's new TeleDock™, a flip-down iPod dock at the base of the set, providing a direct connection for playback through the TV.

The new JVC P-Series includes the 32-inch LT-32P679, 42-inch LT-42P789, 47-inch LT-47P789 and the 52-inch LT-52P789. The LT-32P679 is a 768p model, while the others offer 1080p resolution.

When an iPod is docked, a menu appears on the TV screen for selecting music, music shuffle or video playback…

Jun 13, 2008

Philips Serves Up The Ultimate TV For High-definition Aficionados This Holiday Season

Philips is meeting and exceeding the demands of today’s HDTV consumer with the debut of its dynamic Ultimate TV. An ideal holiday gift, the television features a rounded edge surrounded by an acrylic bezel which not only gives the set a less rigid look but also enhances its technology. Showcased today at Philips Holidays in June event, the set’s processing, sound, connectivity and design all work in concert to create the ultimate viewing experience.

“The Ultimate TV gives HD enthusiasts what they want and more,” said Andy Mintz, senior vice president, marketing management AM/VM, Philips Consumer Lifestyle North America…

Jun 13, 2008

Philips Highlights Its High-definition Televisions This Holiday Season With The 5000 Series

Philips FlatTV

Philips enhances its HDTV line-up and flaunts cutting-edge designs with the introduction of its 5000 FlatTV™ series this holiday season. Showcased today at the Philips Holidays in June event, these feature-laden LCD televisions boast supreme picture quality with exquisite designs to match, making them some of the finest sets in their category. Each model within the new line is a must-have holiday treat.

“With the expansion of the Philips FlatTV line, we are offering consumers a television that truly fits their lifestyle and home décor,” said Andy Mintz, senior vice president, marketing management AM/VM, Philips Consumer Lifestyle North America…

Jun 5, 2008

Sony Redefines LCD Picture Quality With New Xbr HDTV Line

Sony KDL-55XBR8

Sony today introduced seven new BRAVIA® XBR flat-panel LCD high-definition televisions including models with Triluminos LED backlight and local dimming for outstanding black-level reproduction and unmatched contrast.

The new models expand the BRAVIA LCD line up to 30 models ranging in screen size from 19- to 70- inches measured diagonally.

The XBR models represent Sony’s premium line, delivering the latest features and the pinnacle of picture quality…

May 20, 2008

Panasonic Introduces Availability Of Its First VIERA Cast Web-enabled Plasma HDTV

Panasonic, the industry leader in High Definition Plasma TV, announced today that its much-anticipated web-enabled PZ850 series of VIERA Plasma HDTV’s will be available at retail beginning in mid-June. The flagship line’s wide range of cutting-edge features is highlighted by VIERA CAST which provides access to some of the most popular content sites on the Internet today – YouTube, Google’s Picasa Web Album and Bloomberg. The VIERA line was initially previewed at the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show in January 2008…

May 7, 2008

Pioneer Expands KURO Display Strategy Beyond Living Room Delivering New 1080p Projector Technology For Home Cinema

Pioneer KURO

Pioneer Electronics Inc. today announces that it is expanding its KURO strategy across new display technologies to meet the needs of the most discerning entertainment connoisseurs. Just as KURO high-definition televisions have set the standard in the home theater, Pioneer® will enter the home cinema market with the introduction of its new Elite® KURO projector, delivering the same industry-leading black levels and 1080p picture performance that have become synonymous with the brand.

KURO stands for the industry’s richest, most detailed and pristine picture…

May 7, 2008

Pioneer Broadens 2008 Elite KURO Line Of Displays With New Signature Series Of Monitors

Pioneer PRO-111FD

Pioneer Electronics Inc. today announces the new Signature Series of Elite® KURO monitors tailored specifically for custom installers with a unique set of features for seamless high-end installations. The new Elite KURO monitors join Pioneer’s 2008 line of high-definition televisions and accomplish yet another milestone in Pioneer’s Project KURO initiatives. The end result is an even greater improvement to industry leading black levels accountable for added contrast, deeper colors and the supreme picture quality the KURO name has become synonymous with…

May 7, 2008

Pioneer Continues To Surpass Black Level Performance With New Line Of 2008 KURO Televisions

Pioneer PDP-5020FD

Pioneer Electronics Inc. today announces a new line of KURO plasma displays featuring black levels five times deeper than the previous award-winning KURO. Widely recognized for its commitment to creating entertainment experiences that transcend the ordinary, Pioneer takes yet another groundbreaking step towards HDTV perfection with this new line of 2008 KURO flat panel televisions.

“The game-changing performance our KURO displays brought to the market last year revitalized the landscape of high end home theater in a way that was never thought possible…

Apr 30, 2008

LG's Scarlet Makes Her Europe Debut

LG Scarlet

LG Electronics, a leading player in the global flat panel display market, last night presented its Scarlet TV, the world’s slimmest LCD TV, at One Marylebone Road in London, as part of a worldwide marketing campaign led by high-profile TV series director David Nutter.

On the evening of April 30, Natassia "Scarlet" Malthe, the starring character and incarnation of the Scarlet TV, waltzed down the red carpet, dressed in a beautiful deep red gown, ready for the incredible transformation that lay ahead. Behind her was an elegant backdrop featuring music impresarios The New Young Pony Club, Queens of Noize and even a one-off performance by flamboyant singer Grace Jones…

Apr 29, 2008

Panasonic Gives Consumers Taste Of First-ever All High Definition Olympic Games With Multi-faceted Promotion Campaign

Panasonic VIERA

Panasonic, a market and technology leader in flat panel HDTV’s and an Official Worldwide Partner of the Olympic Games, celebrated the 100 day mark to the start of the Summer Olympic Games with the launch of a nationwide promotional campaign designed to make sure consumers are ready to enjoy the upcoming Olympic Games – the first time the entire Games will be broadcast in High Definition. Panasonic VIERA Plasma and LCD HDTV’s are the official HDTV of the Olympic Games…