Panasonic announced today that the Blu-ray 3D Disc version of the
movie AVATAR by director James Cameron will be available
exclusively with the purchase of 2010 Panasonic VIERA 3D Full HD
TVs through participating retailers nationwide beginning today.
Available at participating dealers, the Panasonic 3D Full HD
Ultimate Pack (SRP $399.95) promotion features the Blu-ray 3D
version of James Cameron?s AVATAR and two pairs of rechargeable
Panasonic 3D Eyewear with the purchase of a Panasonic VIERA VT
Series or GT Series Full HD 3D Plasma TV. Participating dealers
will also be offering a Panasonic System Solution Bundle
promotion through January 1, 2011 which offers a Panasonic
DMP-BDT100 3D Blu-ray Disc Player (SRP $249.95) or a $249.95
instant rebate toward the purchase of a Panasonic SC-BTT350 3D
Home Theater In-A-Box (SRP $499.95) with the purchase of a
Panasonic VIERA VT or GT Series Full HD 3D TV.
Both the 3D Ultimate Pack and System Solution Bundle promotions
run simultaneously offering consumers the opportunity to take
home AVATAR on Blu-ray 3D Disc, two pairs of Panasonic 3D Eyewear
and a Panasonic 3D Blu-ray Disc Player as a bonus for purchasing
a 2010 Panasonic VIERA Full HD 3D Plasma TV.
Panasonic is also offering current owners of 2010 VIERA Full HD
3D Plasma TVs (VT25 Series, GT25 Series, TC-P50VT20, and
TC-46PGT24) who purchased their TVs between March 10, 2010 and
November 30, 2010 an opportunity to receive a complimentary copy
of AVATAR on Blu-ray 3D Disc via a mail-in request program.
To support the new bundle promotions, Panasonic also launched
today a two-week, 14-city mall tour designed to give consumers a
chance to experience the world of Full HD 3D Home Entertainment
at major malls across the United States.
The Unwrap 3D Tour will give consumers an opportunity to
experience for themselves Panasonic's line of Full HD 3D VIERA
VT25 and GT25 Series Plasma TVs, 3D Blu-ray Disc players,
rechargeable 3D Active Shutter Eyewear, and 3D digital imaging
products including Panasonic?s first consumer 3D camcorder and
the world's first digital camera with an interchangeable 3D lens
- the LUMIX GH2. The display will also feature an array of 3D
content including a look at scenes from AVATAR on 3D Blu-ray
Disc, 3D programming from DIRECTV's suite of linear 3D TV
channels, including the n3D Powered by Panasonic channel, and
PC-based 3D video gaming from nVIDIA; all of which will be
displayed in Full HD 3D on Panasonic VIERA Full HD 3D Plasma TVs.
The first leg of the Panasonic Unwrap 3D Tour kicks off today
through December 5 with interactive mall displays simultaneously
in seven malls in seven major metro areas -- New York,
Philadelphia, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, and San
Francisco. The second leg of the tour runs from December 8-12
with simultaneous displays in seven additional malls located in
major metro areas -- Boston, Washington DC, Miami, Minneapolis,
Houston, Phoenix, and Seattle.