DTV Set-Top Rundown

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Brand/
Model

Scan
Conversion
Input>Output

Interface
For DTV
Monitor

Includes NTSC Receiver

Includes NTSC Line Doubler

Built-In Dolby Digital Decoder

Date Available/
S.R.P

Mitsubishi
 HD-1080

480i>960i, 480p>960i 720p>1080i, 1080i>1080i

Proprietary RGB
H&V-Sync

No

Yes

Yes
(2-channel)

Now/
$3,499

Mitsubishi
 SR-HD50*

All Formats>480i
All Formats>1080i

Component Video
Proprietary RGB
(Y-Pb-Pr)
H&V-Sync

Yes

No

Yes
(2-channel)

Nov. '99/
$999

Panasonic
 TU-DST50

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats In Native Form 720p>480p, 1080i>480p 480i>480p

Component Video (Y-Pb-Pr)

Yes

No

No

Now/
$1,699.95

Pioneer
 SH-D500

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats>480p
All Formats>1080i

Component Video (Y-Pb-Pr) RGB H&V-Sync

No

No

Yes

Now/
$2,500

Pioneer Elite
 SH-D07

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats>1080i
All Formats>480p

Expansion Slot
Connection for
Pro-700HD

No

No

Yes

Now/
$2,500

ProScan
  PSHD105*

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats>1080i

RGB via VGA

Yes

No

Yes

Aug. '99/
$649

Proton
  TBA

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats In Native Form
720p>480p, 1080i>480p
480i>480p

RGB via VGA, Component (YUV) IEEE 1394

No

No

Yes

2nd Half '99/
TBA

RCA
  DTC100*

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats>1080i

RGB via VGA

No

No

Yes

Aug. '99/
$649

Samsung
  ARX-S100

Switchable:
All Formats>480p
All Formats>1080i

Component Video (Y-Pb-Pr)
RGB H&V-Sync

No

Yes

Yes

July '99/
$1,999

Samsung
  ARX-S50

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats>480p
All Formats>720p
All Formats>1080i

Component Video (Y-Pb-Pr)
RGB H&V-Sync

No

Yes

Yes

Sept. '99/
TBA

SharpVision
 TU-DTV1000

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats>480p
All Formats>1080i

Component Video (Y-Pb-Pr)
RGB H&V-Sync

No

No

Yes

Now/
$1,995

Sony
  DTR-HD1

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats>1080i

Component Video (Y-Pb-Pr)

No

No

No

Now/
$ 1,599

Toshiba
  DST-3000*

Switchable:
All Formats>480i
All Formats>1080i

Component Video (Y-Pb-Pr)

Yes

No

Yes

4th Qtr. '99/ $999

Zenith
 IQADTV1W

All Formats>1080i

RGB H&V-Sync

No

Yes

Yes

Now/
$5,995

Note: All models receive all 18 ATSC Table 3 DTV Formats.
* Also receives DirecTV standard and HD satellite services.
c TWICE 1999

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