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LG ELECTRONICS INTRODUCES FIRST-EVER THX DISPLAY CERTIFIED LED LCD HDTV

LG ELECTRONICS INTRODUCES FIRST-EVER

THX DISPLAY CERTIFIED LED LCD HDTV
Available Through U.S. Retailers, New LCD HDTV Series Features Mega Contrast LED for Enhanced Picture Quality
Redefining the LED LCD HDTV landscape, the newest HDTVs from LG Electronics are the first LCDs to receive THX Display Certification in the U.S. market. LG’s new LH90 series, available now through national retailers such as Best Buy and other leading electronics dealers, offer consumers advanced picture quality, smart energy savings and stylish design.
“Creating a new era in LCD technology the THX-Certified LH90 blends style, sophistication and visual performance, sending a clear message to consumers about LG’s commitment to picture quality and innovation,” said Peter Reiner, senior vice president, marketing and strategy, …

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New Motorola Satellite Receiver Packs HD Clout

Transcoder increases HD throughput over current cable methods by up to 50 percent
Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT), a leader in high definition (HD) video processing technology, today announced the DSR-6300 — the industry’s first commercial receiver/decoder (IRD) to deliver three-channel MPEG-4 to MPEG-2 HD transcoding. The DSR-6300 enables cable operators to increase HD throughput by up to 50 percent while offering satellite operators greater flexibility in packaging HD services to their affiliates. As a result, cable video consumers will benefit from increased HD channel choices.
“The increasing demand for high-quality video requires bandwidth optimization through innovative technologies that deliver efficiencies and smart integration,” said Bob Wilson, general manager for Networked Video Solutions, Motorola. “As we move toward …

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LG 50PG20

The LG 50PG20 is the company’s least expensive 50-inch plasma, competing against similar entry-level models from Samsung and Panasonic. It doesn’t have the 1080p resolution of higher-priced plasmas, but we didn’t really miss that extra detail. What we did miss with this LG, namely deep black levels and more accurate color, causes us to prefer the panels of those other brands in terms of pure picture quality. The 50PG20 has a lot of picture adjustments and slick styling, however, and all told it still outperforms no-name budget plasmas.
Design
We liked the looks of the LG 50PG20, especially considering its price. The glossy black frame, which is as thin as we’ve seen on any consumer 50-inch plasma, …

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