Thursday, April 26, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AMD Zen CPU Architect Jim Keller Joins Intel
Under-display Fingerprint Sensor for Smartphones is the New Trend
EU to Regulate Tech Giants' Online Business Practices, Move to Tackle Online Disinformation
Chinese Smartphone Shipments Decline by 21 Percent in Q1 2018
Strong Switch Sales Boost Nintendo's Profit
LG Electronics Operating Profit up in Q1 on Sales of Home Appliances and TVs
Chips Power Samsung's Record first-quarter Profit Despite Decline in OLED Sales
AMD's Revenue increased 40 Percent year-over-year
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > SAMSUNG...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Sunday, January 09, 2005
SAMSUNG?S New High-Def Conversion DVD Players Pack Serious Punch


New Up-Conversion DVD Players and DVD/VHS Combo Offer HDTV Owners Greater Performance From Existing DVD collections

Samsung Electronics America, Inc., an award-winning pioneer in the DVD category, continues to meet the demands of audio/videophiles with an expanded line of high-def conversion DVD players, the DVD-HD850, DVD-HD950, and DVD-V9500. Designed for consumers who want to get the most out of their HD displays with their existing DVD collections, the players employ a digital process that upgrades the standard DVD resolution to high-definition resolution with 1080i, 720p, and 768p signals - the latter a Samsung exclusive in the category. Samsung's new DVD lineup will be on display at CES 2005 in the Samsung booth, #11024, in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center from January 6th - 9th.

Given the increasing growth of HDTV, many home theater aficionados find themselves with new digital televisions but a lack of high-definition programming to make the best use of their new investment. Samsung's high-def conversion DVD players serve to open a vast library of DVD material to these consumers by up-converting a DVD's native resolution (480p) to output high definition formats (720p/768p/1080i). Significantly, this process takes place entirely in the digital domain, which eliminates data loss and other artifacts associated with analog conversion.

"Samsung's new high-def conversion DVD players are the perfect solution for anyone who has upgraded to HDTV and want to get the most out of their DVD collections, too," notes Claude Frank, Samsung Electronics America's Director for Digital Audio/Video. "Samsung has always been committed to embracing the latest innovations and capabilities in its DVD line, and our new up-conversion players ensure that consumers who have invested in HDTV get the very best in DVD video and audio playback as well."

Samsung's DVD-HD850 and DVD-HD950 are sleek, stylish DVD players designed for consumers who take their video seriously. Both players offer up-conversion to all high definition formats (720p/768p/1080i) and include HDMI outputs for simple, single-cable connection of uncompressed digital video. The DVD-HD950 adds a white LCD screen, 6 channel out and DVI outputs, plus support for DVD-Audio and SACD playback - a boon for audiophiles. Both players cement Samsung's continued leadership in the DVD category.

Samsung created the DVD/VHS combo category a few years ago with the first player on the market, so it's no surprise that the company is now advancing its combo line with up-conversion technology on its new DVD-V9500. Along with the same up-conversion technology featured in the DVD-HD850 and DVD-HD950, the DVD-V9500 adds a four-head hi-fi VCR . The DVD-V9500 also supports a 10-in-2 multi-card reader that accepts virtually every popular format of memory card, including SD, Compact Flash, Mini SD, XD, MMC, Smart Media, Memory Stick and Memory Stick Pro. This allows for the easy viewing and archiving, of digital photos. And, the combo player comes with a multi-TV remote control.

The DVD-HD850 will be available in March for an MSRP of $199. The DVD-HD950 will be available in May for an MSRP of $249 The DVD-V9500 will be available in June for an MSRP of $249.


Previous
Next
SAMSUNG DVD Recorders Set The Standard For Recording Ease        All News        SAMSUNG?S DVD/VHS Combo Line Now Includes The First Up-Conversion Player
SAMSUNG DVD Recorders Set The Standard For Recording Ease     Consumer Electronics News      SAMSUNG?S DVD/VHS Combo Line Now Includes The First Up-Conversion Player

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Chips Power Samsung's Record first-quarter Profit Despite Decline in OLED Sales
Samsung Brings 10nm-class 16Gb LPDDR4X DRAM for Automobiles
Samsung Unveiled New Onyx Cinema LED Screen at CinemaCon
Samsung's Fastest 970 PRO and EVO NVMe SSDs Are Launching Worldwide
Samsung QLED TVs Receive '100 Percent Color Volume' Certification
Samsung Not Interested in Nokia's Health Unit
Samsung to Release Its First MicroLED TVs in 2018
Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro Smartphone Has no Data Connectivity
Samsung 360 Round 3D Video Camera and Samsung DeX Pad Now Available
Samsung Reports Profit on High Memory Sales
Samsung Launches the Notebook Odyssey Z for Gaming
Samsung Notebook 5 and Notebook 3 Target General Users

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .