Sunday, June 24, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
FCC to Seek for Flexible Use of C-band and 6GHz Airwaves
AMD Presents Modular Routing Design for Chiplet-based Systems
Software Business Continues to Work For BlackBerry
Apple Turns to the U.S. Patent Office to Invalidate Qualcomm Patents
Samsung Patents Bezel-less, Notch-free Smartphone Design
China is Home to Most Smartphone Vendors
VidCon 2018: Youtube Announces Memberships, Merchandise as Alternatives to Ads
Chatting With Google Assistant Gets More Natural
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 > Sharp A...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, September 07, 2007
Sharp Announces AQUOS Blu-ray Disc Player for the U.S. Market


Sharp introduces the new slim-profile AQUOS BD player, model BD-HP20U, the company?s first offering in the U.S. market and first U.S. product outside of the Sharp LCD suite to carry the AQUOS name.

Combining full digital 1080p video output with an AQUOS HDTV Liquid Crystal Television, the BD-HP20U allows consumers to view the latest high-definition films as well as enhanced definition titles in stunning high-definition quality.

The player features a built-in HDMI 1.3 digital inputs AV interface that can be connected to an AQUOS LCD HDTV, allowing consumers to watch a Blu-ray disc in1080p high-definition with high-quality picture and high fidelity audio.



The key components of the AQUOS BD player were all built by Sharp, including the Blu-ray laser, the pick-up beam, and the driver unit, Sharp said.

Through the HDMI cable connection, users can experience AQUOS LINK, which enables integrated and seamless operation between the Blu-ray disc player and AQUOS LCD TV. With the AQUOS LINK feature, HDMI-connected products can be controlled through the AQUOS screen with a single TV remote. The remote also provides simultaneous Power On/Off, which allows the user to power on/off both the Blu-ray disc player and the AQUOS TV together.

The BD-HP20U can output 1920 x 1080 24 fps (frames per second) high-definition video, which is the highest resolution possible via an HDMI connection. In addition to an HDMI output, the player has component video output for those consumers who have an HDTV without HDMI. The unit?s Quick Start feature allows the user to begin enjoying gorgeous Blu-ray video with a touch of a button in less than 10 seconds. Additionally, the player offers multi-channel audio output via HDMI by decoding Dolby TrueHD. It also decodes Dolby Digital Plus. In addition, via HDMI, the player outputs 7.1 Channel digital audio.

The BD-HP20U is compatible with a wide variety of formats including BD-ROM/RE/R, DVD Video, DVD-RW/R, DVD+RW/R, and Audio CDs. Additionally, the BD-HP20U is compatible with standard DVDs and is capable of upscaling them via HDMI to 1080p.

The BD-HP20U will be available in a piano black finish with one of the slimmest designs in the industry. It will be released in September 2007 for a Manufacturer?s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $549.99.


Previous
Next
New Pioneer Elite Blu-Ray Disc Player        All News        HD DVD Enters Chinese Market With The Foundation of China High Definition DVD Industry Association
New Pioneer Elite Blu-Ray Disc Player     Consumer Electronics News      Panasonic Expands Its 1080P Plasma Line

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sharp Embeds Transparent NFC Antenna on a Display Screen
Sharp to buy Toshiba's PC Business
Sharp close to Buying Toshiba's PC Business
Redbox Launches 4K Ultra HD Rentals in Six Markets
Sharp's 6-Inch Mono-Crystalline Silicon Solar Cell has a Full Size Conversion Efficiency of 25.09 Percent
DVDFab UHD Creator 4K UHD Authoring Software Released
Sharp TV Sales Lift Company's Profit
iPhone Assembler Hon Hai to Get OLEDs from Sharp
CES: Blu-ray Disc Association Starts Licensing of 8k/4K Broadcast Recordable Blu-ray Format
CES: Sony Presents New OLED TVs, Audio Products, Robot Car Image Sensors
Panasonic Debuts HDR10+ OLED TVs, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players and New Technics Turntables at CES
New Pioneer BDR-XD07 External Blu-ray Burners Connect Directly to Android Smartphones

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 .