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Tag: 1080p

Sharp Bd-Hp20s Blu-ray Player Coming Soon

Sharp Bd-Hp20s Blu-ray Player Coming Soon
Electronics manufacturer Sharp has revealed their first Blu-ray high definition video disc player. The BD-HP20S is expected to hit stores towards the end of this year and looks like a pretty nice player overall. The BD-HP20S will feature full 1080p resolution with 24 frame-per-second playback, which is ideal since most movies are shot at 24fps.

Vizio 52-Inch 1080p LCD Tv Revealed: Thanks Costco!

Vizio 52-Inch 1080p LCD Tv Revealed: Thanks Costco!
I was flipping through my latest Costco Member Passport book when I stumbled across something interesting. It looks like flat-panel display maker Vizio is about to launch a brand new 52-inch LCD set this Summer. The coupon reveals that the set will be available for purchase starting on August 20th, and it’s simply listed as a ‘Vizio 52″ 1080p LCD HDTV (Item 200552)’.

Jvc 1080p LCD 688 and 788 Series Tvs Announced

Jvc 1080p LCD 688 and 788 Series Tvs Announced
JVC took the wraps off of its latest series of widescreen LCD televisions today. The new sets range in size from 37 inches to 47 inches, and from $1600 to $2700. First off, there’s the 688 series, consisting of a 37-inch model (LT-37X688) and a 42-incher (LT-42X688.)

Action M25: World’s Smallest Full HD Projector

Action M25: World’s Smallest Full HD Projector
Norwegian projector makers projectiondesign today announced their new Action! M25 DLP projector which claims the current title for the smallest full HD projector on the market. Measuring just 3.7″ (h) x 9.2″ (d) x 10.8″ (w), the projector features full 1080p resolution.

Sony Sxrd Displays Slim Down, Get Major Upgrades

Sony Sxrd Displays Slim Down, Get Major Upgrades
I’m a big fan of Sony’s SXRD display technology, with its excellent contrast and fine (virtually invisible) pixel structure, and I’m really excited to hear about these new models. Sony’s new A3000 series features three new displays, a 50-inch (KDS-50A3000), a 55-inch (KDS-55A3000) and a 60-inch (KDS-60A3000).

Inexpensive 1080p Projector: the Optoma Hd80

Inexpensive 1080p Projector: the Optoma Hd80
Projector maker Optoma today announced a new high definition projector which makes full 1080p resolution more affordable than any of their previous models. Optoma’s new HD80 projector will retail for just $2999 when it’s released this July, but will pack in video quality usually reserved for much more expensive projectors.

PS3 1.80 System Update Adds Upscaling

PS3 1.80 System Update Adds Upscaling
Whee. Sony is rolling out yet another firmware upgrade for the PlayStation 3 console. The impending version 1.80 upgrade adds a couple of new features, but the most significant one purportedly adds upscaling of DVD, Playstation and PlayStation 2 games to as much as 1080p resolution.

Tvix Media Jukebox Streams High Def Video and Audio

Tvix Media Jukebox Streams High Def Video and Audio
If you’re looking for a serious media server for all your high definition content, this server from DViCo looks pretty impressive. The TViX HD M-5100SH is a real heavy hitter, with the ability to serve video content at up to 1080p resolution.

Toshiba Regza X and Z Series Lcds Offer Full 1080p Glory

Toshiba Regza X and Z Series Lcds Offer Full 1080p Glory
Toshiba has revealed two new lines of 1080p LCD televisions in their REGZA line. Toshiba’s X-series sets will come in 40 and 46-inch sizes, while the Z-series will offer buyers a wide range of sets from 37-inches all the way up to 57-inches diagonal.

Sony Vpl-Aw10 and Vpl-Aw15 Projectors From $1000

Sony Vpl-Aw10 and Vpl-Aw15 Projectors From $1000
Sony today announced a new series of agressively-priced LCD front projectors, the Bravia VPL-AW10 ($1000 MSRP) and VPL-AW15 ($1300 MSRP). Both projectors feature a widescreen 3-LCD panel with 720p native resolution, and a bright 165-watt UHP lamp.

Epson Home Cinema 1080p Projector Under $3k

Epson Home Cinema 1080p Projector Under $3k
If you’re looking for a really big screen, say larger than 70-inches, the only way to go (unless your a squillionaire) is with a front projector. Even then, full 1080p resolution was still too expensive for most to afford, but Epson plans on changing that with this new projector.

Sony Kds-60a2020: 60-Inch Sxrd Goes Solid Black

Sony Kds-60a2020: 60-Inch Sxrd Goes Solid Black
Sony has rolled out the latest in their acclaimed SXRD series of RPTV displays, the KDS-60A2020. The set updates the previous “low-end” model in the SXRD series, the KDS-60A2000. As is the case with all of Sony’s rear-projection liquid crystal on silicon (LCOS) televisions, this one runs at full 1920 x 1080 resolution.

Sony Intros 46 and 50-Inch Ultra Slim 1080p Rptvs

Sony Intros 46 and 50-Inch Ultra Slim 1080p Rptvs
Sony’s Spring/Summer 2007 product slate was officially announced today, and includes the release of a number of new displays in their popular BRAVIA series. Of particular note are two new ultra-slim rear projector models featuring full 1080p resolution.

Vidikron Vp-6500vhd: 65-Inches of Plasma Paradise

Vidikron Vp-6500vhd: 65-Inches of Plasma Paradise
If you’re one of those guys who just has to have the biggest screen on the block, but doesn’t want to give up the picture quality of a direct view set, check out this new 65-inch plasma set from Vidikron.

47-Inch LG LCD Set to Get Mega Contrast Ratio

47-Inch LG LCD Set to Get Mega Contrast Ratio
LCD sets just keep getting better and better these days. LG upped the ante today by showing off a new 47-inch screen loaded with features that could put LCD ahead of plasma in picture quality once and for all.

Miniature HDTV Camera for Tight Spaces

Miniature HDTV Camera for Tight Spaces
Developed by researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS in Erlangen, Germany, this tiny little camera can capture full HDTV 1920×1080 resolution video at up to 60 frames per second. The MicroHDTV camera measures just about 1.5″ x 1.5″ x 3″ and can easily fit in confined spaces like the inside of a race car or even on a helmet.

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