January 06, 2007
| by Rachel Cericola
Microtek has announced the launch of the new Cineon line of high-definition flat-panel plasma TVs in the United States through its North American subsidiary Microtek Lab, Inc.
Designed for high-end custom home-theater installations, the first two products in the Cineon line are the 42-inch CP42HA plasma HDTV and the 50-inch CP50HA plasma HDTV.
Each unit offers a full array of input including antenna ports for analog NTSC and digital ATSC tuners, composite video, S-Video, component video (YPbPr), computer RGB via VGA port, and HDMI.
The 42-inch CP42HA model has a 1024 by 768 native resolution, 1300 cd/m(2) brightness, and 10,000:1 contrast ratio. The 50-inch CP50HA model has a 1366 by 768 native resolution, 1000 cd/m(2) brightness, and 8,000:1 contrast ratio.
- $1,599.99 (CP42HA)
- $2,199.99 (CP50HA)
- 42- and 52-inch screens
- Accept & display video at 480i, 480p, 720p, and 1080i
- High-gloss piano-black case
- Detachable speakers and base
- Available now through custom installers
Over the past 15 years, Rachel Cericola has covered entertainment, web and technology trends. Check her out at www.rachelcericola.com.