Mahwah, N.J. - Sharp announced Friday the
availability of a number of 2012 Aquos 6-Series LED LCD TVs.
includes models in the 52-, 60- and 70-inch screen sizes -- LC-52LE640U ($1,500
suggested retail, LC-60LE640U ($2,000) and LC-70LE640U ($3,000) -- all of which
include high-performance Aquos LCD panels, edge-lit LED backlighting, 120Hz
Fine Motion Enhanced refresh rates, and a new narrow bezel design.
models also offer built-in Wi-Fi and access to Sharp's newly designed
SmartCentral user interface (docking layout), featuring access to the a variety
of apps and Aquos Advantage Live, remote service capability.
Among the most
popular apps available through the SmartCentral UI are: Netflix, Facebook,
CinemaNow and YouTube, among others.
Live, meanwhile, is Sharp's customer support program that allows trained
advisors to remotely connect via the Internet to an Aquos TV to assist with
setup, troubleshooting and picture optimization.
Each model also
include four HDMI inputs for multiple input options.
Sharp said the
52-inch model will be available later in March, while the 60- and 70-inch
models are available now.