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Denver – Having made a lot of noise about its line of 4K Ultra High-Definition LCD TVs in the past year, Sony Electronics (booth 1100) used CEDIA Expo 2013 here Thursday to unveil the next chapter in its 4K Ultra HD consumer home-theater projector offerings.
The company unveiled three home-theater front projectors for custom-installation distribution, including the newest 4K Ultra HD offerings in the VPL-VW1100ES and VPL-VW600ES models, and its latest FullHD 1080p model, VPL-HW55ES.
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Denver — JVC unveiled at CEDIA Expo 2013 here Thursday the next iterations of its Ultra HD home-theater projectors incorporating the next phase in its E-shift up-scaling technology, E-shift3, which offers substantial improvements in image quality, according to the company.
JVC said the overall picture-quality performance boost is also driven by a new D-ILA imaging device and a user-selectable Intelligent Lens Aperture, which combine to produce some of the industry’s highest dynamic contrast and black levels.
NEW YORK — Will Ultra HD TV be the next evolution or revolution in the advancement of home television entertainment?
That’s the multi-million-dollar question that consumer electronics manufacturers, content producers, programming distributors and retailers hope to answer at the Ultra HD Conference at CES Unveiled NEW YORK, taking place from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., November 12 at the Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th St, in New York City.
Denver — Kaleidescape is showing its newest product, the Cinema One, and enhancements to its store at booth 3718 during CEDIA Expo, here, this week.
Denver — Epson America (booth 2828) is using this week’s CEDIA Expo, here, to unveil seven FullHD 3LCD projectors for high-value advanced home-theater applications.
The highlights of this year’s showcase are three Epson PowerLite Pro Cinema models, including the G6900WU ($7,499 suggested retail), PowerLite Pro Cinema G6550WU ($5,999), and PowerLite Pro Cinema 4855WU ($3,799), all of which are now available through CEDIA and specialty dealers only.
The Air is said to be the industry’s first WirelessHD adapter that delivers full 1080p60 HD content not only from HDMI and DVI sources, but also from MHL-enabled smartphones and tablets to a big screen.
New York – Aereo is adding four cities to its nationwide expansion: Indianapolis, San Antonio, Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio.
These four metropolitan areas, which represent a total population of nearly 8 million people, join Aereo’s list of 22 expansion cities announced earlier this year.
To date, Aereo has launched its technology in New York City, Boston, Atlanta, Salt Lake City, Miami, Houston and Dallas, with plans to continue launching the remaining identified expansion cities throughout 2013 and 2014.
Fountain Valley, Calif. – D-Link said Tuesday that its “mydlink” Cloud Service has topped the million registered user milestone.
Mydlink was designed for people on the move, enabling monitoring a wireless network and streaming media remotely to any computer, iPhone, iPad or Android device.
Using the system, users can monitor Cloud Cameras, manage devices on Cloud Routers, or access files on Cloud Storage devices.
The HDMI forum this week released version 2.0 of what has become the common interface standard for HDTV screens. Among its notable capabilities, 2.0 is said to be able to transport uncompressed 60 frame-per-second 4K video at 18 gigabits per second.
Berlin, Germany – Texas Instruments (TI) DLP used IFA 2013 here Thursday to unveil a new DLP Pico chipset incorporating Tilt & Roll Pixel (TRP) architecture.
The TI TRP technology, which was first revealed at International CES 2013, was joined by the adaptive IntelliBright suite of algorithms demonstrated at Mobile World Congress.