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Westinghouse Digital Expands 1080p High-Definition LCD Monitor LineCompany first to offer 1080p to consumers continues market leadership (March 28, 2006)
Westinghouse Digital Electronics, one of the top five LCD TV manufacturers in the U.S.*, today announced the latest addition to its high-definition (HD) 1080p line, the 37-inch model LVM-37w3, which features a bright flat panel, fast response time, high contrast ratio and six HD inputs, and 1920 x 1080 progressive scan (1080p) resolution, the highest standard available to consumers for HD digital video display. The LVM-37w3 joins the Westinghouse 42-inch 1080p HD LCD monitor, model LVM-42w2.
?Westinghouse Digital was the first manufacturer to bring 1080p LCD displays to market and now offers consumers the widest selection of 1080p HD monitors currently available, said Rey Roque, vice president of marketing for Westinghouse Digital Electronics. ?Consumers can enjoy a variety of high-resolution multimedia entertainment options with the LVM-37w3, including watching HDTV broadcasts and HD DVD movies, surfing the Internet, playing video games or viewing digital photos. 1080p resolution leads the industry in picture clarity and vividness, delivering more than two million pixels for the ultimate digital entertainment experience.
The versatile LVM-37w3 offers six HD input connectors for a variety of devices, including cable or satellite set top box, DVD player, high-performance gaming platform such as an Xbox 360, and a PC. The 16:9 aspect ratio is ideal for viewing movies in their original format, as well as for playing video games and surfing the Internet.
The LVM-37w3 features an attractive black chassis with silver trim and attached speakers. The thin, flat-panel design weighs just 43 pounds without the base, and can be easily mounted on a wall.
The LVM-37w3 offers a 16.7 million True Color display, fast 8ms response time and wide 176-degree horizontal and vertical viewing angles that make it possible to see clear images from almost anywhere in the room. The LVM-37w3 has an estimated retail price of $1,899.00.
Product specifications include:
Screen size: 37-inches
Native resolution: 1920x1080
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Brightness: 550 cd/m2
Contrast ratio: 1000:1
Viewing angle: 176-degree (horizontal) / 176-degree (vertical)
Response time: 8 ms
Display Colors: 16.7 million True Color
*Among branded LCD TVs reported in iSuppli Television Systems Market Tracker Q4 2005 and S&A January 2006 LCD-TV Tracking Study
About Westinghouse Digital Electronics
Westinghouse Digital Electronics, one of the top five LCD TV manufacturers in the U.S., provides consumers with a full line of innovative LCD displays and other consumer electronic products, delivering the latest digital content for the ultimate entertainment experience. The company has successfully executed its visionary go-to-market strategy of bringing technologically advanced products to mainstream consumers, including LCD TV/DVD combos featuring Pixel Direct technology, video monitors that deliver 1080p resolution, digital photo frames, and HD-Grade computer monitors in both standard aspect and widescreen formats. Westinghouse Digital is dedicated to providing consumers with stylish, feature-rich and high-quality entertainment devices to meet the needs of every household member. Westinghouse products are available nationwide in more than 4,000 consumer electronics retail stores and other resellers.
For more information, please visit www.westinghousedigital.com.
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