HP Unveils New Range Of IPS Based Professional Displays

HP has today unveiled a new range of IPS based displays, designed for the professional and business markets. The new ZR2x40w-series displays are equipped with new colour accurate in-plane switching (IPS) technology and range from the 20 inch ZR2040w, for $189 with a 1600 x 900 resolution. Up to the 47 inch LD4720tm digital signage displays pictured after the jump.

HP IPS Displays

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Epson Megaplex Projectors Equipped With iOS Dock

Epson has today unveiled a new line of projectors that have been designed with an integral iOS dock. The new MegaPlex MG-850HD and MegaPlex MG-50 now make it easy to view iPhone, iPad or iPod content directly through the projector by simply docking your iOS device.

Both projectors feature internal 10W stereo speakers and  feature USB Plug ‘n Play instant setup, enabling users to project from a PC or Mac system or show slideshows via USB. They are also equipped with HDMI and VGA inputs for connectivity with Nintendo Wii, PS3 and Microsoft Xbox 360.

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DisplayLink USB 3.0 to HDMI Adapter Unveiled

DisplayLink have unveiled a very handy addition to their range of adapters in the form of their USB 3.0 to HDMI Adapter. The new Winstars SuperSpeed USB 3.0 to HDMI adapter was unveiled and demonstrated at this weeks IDF (Intel Developer Forum).

The adapter provides you with the ability to connect a HDTV monitor in either mirror mode or extended mode and supports a resolution up to a 2560 x 1600. The adapter is also equipped with ultra-low latency, smooth window and cursor movement, and supports full-screen 3D games and videos. The one pictured below is Winstars current SuperSpeed USB 2.0 to HDMI adapter.

Winstars SuperSpeed USB 3.0 to HDMI adapter

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Wacom Cintiq 24HD (video)

If you are looking forward to the launch of Wacom’s highly anticipated new drawing tablet/dispaly you will enjoy these new images and video Wacom have just released showing the form and design of the Wacom Cintiq 24HD in a little more detail.

The Wacom Cintiq 24HD combines both a display and and artist tablet into one device using a HD display equipped with a 1920 x 1200 resolution and providing a massive 2048 levels of pressure sensitivity.

Wacom Cintiq 24HD

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Sony SMP-N200 Streaming Box

As well as their new 4k projector and 3D headset Sony have also unveiled their new streaming box at the Cedia Expo 2011 in the form of the new Sony SMP-N200, which builds on their previous model the SMP-N100.

The SMP-N200 has been designed to enable you to enjoy the web and on-demand, online movies in HD and 3D. Its equipped with built in Wifi, precision cinema HD upscaling, USB support to play media, HDMI, and DLNA certified for video, audio and photo streaming.

Sony SMP-N200 Streaming Box

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Sony Unveils 4K Home Projector VPL-VW1000ES Complete With Upscaler

As well as announcing pricing for their new 3D Headset Sony have also this week released details of their new 4K home projector. The Sony VPL-VW1000ES, which has a resolution of 4096 x 2160, four times that of a 1080p projector, and takes top spot as Sony’s flagship home projector.

The VPL-VW1000ES is capable of projecting a 200 inch image and is equipped with 2,000 ANSI lumens providing twice the brightness of  Sony’s other 1080p projectors currently on the market.

Sony VPL-VW1000ES

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Sony HMZ-T1 3D Headset Creates A 750 inch Virtual Screen

Sony has unveiled pricing details about its new HMZ-T1 Personal 3D Viewer headset which is equipped with two OLED panels with a resolution of 1280 x 720 and equipped with full 3D support, allowing you to enjoy both 2D and 3D media.

When worn the Sony HMZ-T1 has been designed to provide the equivalent of a 750-inch screen viewed from 20m away and is equipped with 5.1-channel virtual surround sound. The virtual screen has been designed to be wider than most peoples field of vision to create a more immersive experience explains Sony.

Sony HMZ-T1 3D headset

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LG LW9800 3D HDTV Becomes First 3D TV To Receive THX Certification

Earlier this week we reported on THX plans to start issuing certificates to tablets, smartphones and mobile devices, well THX have also this week issued their first THX certificate to a 3D HDTV.

LG’s new LW9800 55-inch passive 3D HDTV is the proud owner of the THX certificate and is currently one of LG’s flagship TVs retailing for around $3,800. The new THX certification is a seal of approval that the HDTV has passed crucial gamma, luminance and colour temperature benchmarks after over 400 individual tests were carried out on the LG LW9800 HDTV.


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Opera TV Store Brings Apps To Smart TVs (video)

Opera has launched a new HTML5 based TV Store this week that will now provide applications and web browsing support to Smart TVs. Using the Cloud based Opera Store users will be able to store and upgrade applications without the need for any additional hardware. The apps are also cross-platforms allowing you to use the apps on any Smart TV you may have or purchase in the future.

Opera TV Store

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BenQ Designs Monitor Designed Specifically For RTS Gamers

If you are a big real-time strategy (RTS) gamer you might be pleased to know that BenQ has designed a new monitor specifically for your games and RTS fans. The new BenQ RL2240H display is the worlds very first RTS display according to BenQ and has built on the success of their previous XL2410T model.

The monitor has been designed with the help of Zowie Gear manufacturer of competitive gaming goods and creator of the world-class StarCraft 2 professional gaming team sponsored by BenQ, Startale and is a 22-inch display fitted with a LED backlight, and has native resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

BenQ RL2240H

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Apple’s New 27 Inch Thunderbolt Displays Headed To Stores

Apple announced their new 27 inch Thunderbolt Display back in July, and it looks like the first ones will start shipping to Apple Store’s this week, and will probably start shipping to people who have already ordered them at the same time.

The Apple Thunderbolt display features a 27 inch LED backlit screen with a resolution of 2560 by 1440 pixels, and it also features IPS technology which gives the Thunderbolt display a viewing angle of 178 degrees.

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