• What is HDTV? (presented by Philips) HDTV stands for High Definition Television. It is a digital format that provides an extremely high-resolution picture (2.1 million pixels), accompanied by digitally enhanced sound (Dolby Digital surround sound) all presented in widescreen (16:9 aspect ratio). HDTV refers to the TV itself and the broadcast method...

  • Aspect Ratio and Widescreen TVs (presented by Philips) It seems like everyone is excited about widescreen TV. Really, who wouldn’t be-especially if you are someone who loves movies? But things get complicated when you start to hear talk of anamorphic formats and aspect ratios. What if you just want a great big...

  • LCD vs. Plasma TVs Currently, flat TVs are created using two different technologies: plasma and Liquid Crystal Display (LCD). The foundation of the plasma TV is over a million tiny glass cells that are charged with a mixture of neon and xenon. Behind these cells are colored phosphors, which are chemical compounds...

  • WOODLAND HILLS, CA — September 3, 2004 — Two new high definition video switchers from Gefen offer greater flexibility and support for a wide selection of high definition video displays and sources by accommodating both HDMI (high definition multimedia interface) and DVI (digital visual interface) devices. Most of the consumer and high-end...

  • CEDIA EXPO 2004, August 26, 2004 — Reinforcing its position as the leader in digital television, Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America, Inc., will present eight fully integrated Digital Cable Ready HDTV projection televisions at CEDIA EXPO 2004 in Indianapolis. The Digital Cable Ready TVs include the 48-inch WS-48515, the 55-inch WS-55515, and the...

  • CEDIA EXPO 2004, August 26, 2004 — Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America, far and away the leader in high definition home theater, will showcase 27 widescreen displays and televisions, along with the consumer electronics industry’s most advanced HDTV receiver/controller, at CEDIA EXPO 2004 in Indianapolis. Heralding its theme, More Than Just Television…Mitsubishi Television,...

  • CEDIA EXPO 2004, August 26, 2004 — Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America, Inc. will present seven fully integrated high definition projection televisions featuring microdisplay technology at CEDIA EXPO 2004 in Indianapolis. More than just televisions, three of the new models come with high definition PVRs (personal video recorders) with integrated 120-gigabyte hard drives...

  • CEDIA EXPO 2004, August 26, 2004 — Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America, Inc. will showcase its new Medallion line of plasma displays at CEDIA EXPO 2004 in Indianapolis. The three new models, which come with PC inputs, include the 42-inch PD-4245 display; the 50-inch PD-5050, and the 61-inch PD-6150 display. All will be...

  • News Release — NeuNeo High Definition DVD Player HVD108 Finally, NeuNeo’s High definition DVD player is on the market. This slim, sleek and stylish gadget incorporates the latest video technology, including the world’s first pixel based de-interlace engine with an unrivalled 1280 X 1024 VGA output resolution. This savvy player also supports...

  • InFocus introduced the ScreenPlay 5000, its latest projector for consumers looking to bring their home entertainment experience to the next level. The InFocus ScreenPlay 5000 is a great enhancement to a home entertainment solution, projecting images much bigger than even the largest televisions, in native HD. The InFocus ScreenPlay 5000 connects with...

  • New TruVision plasma line includes 42- and 50-inch flat panel HD TVs and an HD-Compatible 42-inch TV with multicolored interchangeable bezels PENN VALLEY, CALIF. Aug. 2, 2004 — Maxx continues to redefine the home theater experience with the introduction of its new line of elegant and innovative High Definition (HD) TruVision plasma...

  • PFW 921 Tilting Plasma/LCD Wall Mounting System Offers Exceptional Safety and Flexibility Chicago, IL–July 15, 2004–Vogel’s the leading designer and manufacturer of mounting solutions for plasma, LCD and TV screens, audio/video components and loudspeakers, has added a key element to its’ Professional Series product line. With the burgeoning growth in the plasma/LCD...

  • EFW 2010 Plasma Support Offers Ultimate Flexibility Chicago, IL–June 15, 2004–Vogel’s the leading designer and manufacturer of mounting solutions for plasma, LCD and TV screens, audio/video components and loudspeakers, has added a key element to its’ Evolution product line. Based on continued growth in the plasma category, Vogel’s has responded to the...

  • UNION CITY, CALIFORNIA — May 18, 2004 — Runco International, the world leader in high-end home theater...

  • Syntax Groups Introduces “Olevia” LCD-TVs Breaking Price Barrier for Best-in-Class Digital Entertainment Joint Venture with Kolin & Prokia Gives Strategic Advantages in R&D and World Class Manufacturing City of Industry, CA-May 18, 2004-Syntax Groups Corporation(tm), an emerging growth manufacturer of consumer electronics products, today announced it’s formal entry into the LCD TV...

  • InFocus announced the InFocus ScreenPlay 4805, its newest projector for consumers looking to bring the movie theater experience into their homes. The InFocus ScreenPlay 4805 is a great addition to a home entertainment solution because it connects into nearly any home-electronics device including: DVD players, satellite receivers, high-definition broadcast receivers, TVs, computers...

  • Play Most Popular Formats, Including MP3-Encoded CD-R/RW, DVD-R/-RW/+R/+RW, and JPEG Photo CD Discs Kenwood, a leading brand in home and mobile entertainment products, introduces its new Kenwood Fineline multi-format DVD players, the DVF-8100 and DVF-3080-S. Both players offer slim, sleek looking, silver-faced designs and incorporate progressive scan video output as well as...