Sony’s 2013 HDTVs begin delivery, quantum dots are on the best way

Sony's 2013 HDTVs start shipping, quantum dots are on the way

We obtained a peek at Sony’s 2013 HDTV lineup throughout CES in January, and now the corporate has introduced they’re beginning to roll out and confirmed official pricing. The brand new units add options like NFC, MHL and Miracast help to sure fashions, whereas the highest of the road W900A is its first to use Quantum Dot know-how together with edge LED lighting. Sony’s introduced again its previous Triluminos model identify for the know-how, which it claims offers a wider shade gamut whereas retaining costs fairly a bit decrease than its final TVs to rock the tag, the now-retired XBR8 collection.

There is no phrase on the XBR collection, however within the decrease W- and R- strains the KDL-W900A is the one one with Triluminos. It additionally brings an additional lengthy inner speaker duct for improved sound and normal NFC distant, and the fifty five-inch mannequin will carry an MSRP of $three,299. The step down W802A model retains MHL commonplace, has the NFC distant as an choice and is available in fifty five- and forty seven-inch variations that begin at $1,799. The 32-inch W650A will ship for $799. The R-Collection dodges a number of the greater finish options, however some nonetheless embrace 3D, WiFi, RVU and the Sony Leisure Community suite of apps together with Netflix, Hulu Plus and extra. The R550A has all that and is out there in 70-, 60- and 50-inch variations that begin at $1,399. Hit the supply hyperlink for information on extra fashions, or simply hold an eye fixed out on (digital) retailer cabinets as these leak into retail.

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SONY’s 2013 BRAVIA® TVs START ARRIVING IN STORES New Collection Loaded With Options to Entertain Ship Sony’s Greatest HD Image Ever

Triluminos Show with Quantum Dots Offers Widest Shade Spectrum for Life-Like Footage

SAN DIEGO, Mar. 17, 2013 – Following via on its product introductions in January at CES 2013, Sony at the moment introduced the arrival of its new core 2013 BRAVIA® HDTV line-up, together with the debut of two new collection of LED TVs created for viewers in search of a tremendous excessive definition leisure expertise. The brand new fashions within the W- and R-collection supply shoppers Sony’s distinctive mixture of know-how and content material providers, delivering life-like image high quality and immersive audio. Arriving at Sony Shops and electronics retailers nationwide now via Might, shoppers can take pleasure in these new fashions for as little as $399.

“Sony continues to ship pioneering applied sciences to shoppers, offering excellent image high quality with wealthy, vibrant photographs that deliver TV to life,” stated Mike Lucas, senior vice chairman, Sony Electronics’ Residence Division. “This yr, Sony lends its storied audio applied sciences to the tv line, together with such partaking experiences as OneTouch display mirroring that permit viewers immediately present content material from their telephones and different NFC-enabled units. We invite shoppers to go to shops and audition the model, aspect by aspect with others, and let their very own eyes and ears uncover the Sony distinction.”

Innovation Delivers Higher Viewing

The W collection of LED BRAVIA televisions consists of the KDL-W900A, KDL-W802A and KDL-W650A. Along with being Wi-Fi enabled, all W-collection fashions make the most of Sony’s acclaimed X-Actuality PRO image processor which ensures the TV shows unprecedented element and astonishing shade whatever the content material supply. This collection additionally employs Motionflow XR&commerce; for the most effective expertise when viewing quick motion tv programming and gaming.

New in 2013, the W900A TV incorporates TRILUMINOS Show LED backlighting to current wealthy, genuine colour with delicate tones whereas additionally replicating daring colours together with exhausting-to-reproduce reds, blues and greens. By integrating Quantum Dot* know-how with Sony’s personal distinctive show applied sciences, the W900A delivers a considerably wider shade gamut and supplies a much more pure and vivid viewing expertise with a heightened sense of depth.

Lastly, the W900A mannequin integrates a singular lengthy duct speaker cupboard design. The lengthy 1.2m speaker duct is cleverly folded right into a compact unit that is hidden neatly behind the TV display. Although the audio system are hidden, the newly-designed speaker cupboard reproduces wealthy bass and decrease midrange sounds, including additional punch and depth to motion films, music and dialogue and producing the bass extension of a a lot greater, bulkier speaker.

All W-Collection TV fashions embrace display mirroring by way of Wi-Fi, with the W900A mannequin delivery with an NFC distant, and an non-compulsory NFC distant out there for the W802A tv. Moreover, all three collection are MHL-prepared for wired mirroring capabilities.

The KDL-W900A mannequin comes obtainable in a fifty five-inch display measurement at a instructed retail worth of $three,299. The KDL-W802A mannequin is on the market in each fifty five-inch and forty seven-inch display sizes, and begins at $1,799. The KDL-W650A mannequin is available in a 32-inch display measurement and a prompt retail of $799.

HD for Each Room within the Home

Sony’s R-collection BRAVIA LED HDTVs embrace a number of choices for shoppers in search of function-wealthy TVs with Sony’s famed image high quality, every pushed by Sony’s Clear Decision Enhancer know-how, delivering an outstanding excessive definition decision and a vivid, clear, life-like image. The KDL-R550A LED HDTV with 3D is Wi-Fi related, enabling shoppers to wirelessly entry a full array of Sony Leisure Community providers and different providers, together with Netflix®, HuluPlus&commerce;, Pandora®, and extra. As well as this collection is RVU compliant, which means DirectTV&commerce; clients with Genie&commerce; Entire-Residence HD DVR can entry their set-prime field, DVR and on-demand providers proper from the KDL-R550A TV with out the necessity for extra gear. Additionally, with wi-fi display mirroring (Miracast&commerce;) and passive 3D (together with 4 pairs of glasses), the mannequin is accessible in 70-inch, 60-inch and 50-inch sizes, representing new sizes and efficiency from Sony, and begin at a prompt retail worth of $1,399. Additionally obtainable with the identical function-set, in 70-inch and 60-inch sizes, minus 3D functionality is the KDL-R520A mannequin, beginning at $1,999. Moreover, the KDL-46R453A, KDL-40R450A and KDL-32R400A fashions additionally debut with wonderful image and a bevy of options, together with display mirroring by way of MHL (Cellular Excessive Definition Hyperlink) cable bought individually, and beginning at $399 characterize an excellent worth for shoppers.

*Quantum Dots is a know-how of QD Imaginative and prescient, Inc., as is also referred to as Shade IQTM. It’s a complicated mild emitting semiconductor know-how developed by QD Imaginative and prescient, Inc.

Discover extra about Shade IQ&commerce; http://www.sony.internet/infociq

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