CITY OF INDUSTRY, CALIF. —
Sceptre will ship this summer a
1080p 24-inch LED LCD TV, incorporating
a 1,000,000:1 dynamic contrast
ration, SRS TruSurround HD
and a 5ms refresh rate.
Model E246BW-FHD ($400 suggested
retail) offers a gloss-black,
slim lightweight design, dual HDMI
ports and USB connection capabilities.
The LED HDTV doubles as a PC
monitor and includes SRS TruSurround
HD with processing for up to
6.1 channels over two speakers or
headphones, Sceptre said.
Inputs include dual HDMI ports
and a USB port, the later with support
for MP3 music files and digital
The set’s panel is said to produce
a 300 cd/m2 brightness level and a
1,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio.
It features a 5ms response time
and is compliant with EnergyStar
Sceptre is distributing the
E246BW-FHD through Target,
Sears, Costco and NewEgg.
It will join the 27-inch X270BVFHD,
which is currently in stores.
In related news, the company announced
a new Fuzion TV mounting
system to support TVs up to 55 inches
and up to 235 pounds of multimedia
The Fuzion system ($299 suggested
retail) features 6mm thick
tempered black silkscreen glass
shelves, scratch resistant powder
coated steel and curved wood
It also allows the set to be swiveled
or titled for the proper viewing
Sceptre is distributing the stand
through Costco and Newegg.com.