Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AMD Outlines Future Growth Plans
Sony launches New Xperia C4 and Xperia C4 Dual Smartphones
Sharp Roku TV Models Now Available
Facebook To Use IBM's Data Analytics To Offer Targetted Ads
Oculus Rift Shipping Q1 2016
Eurpope Outlines Digital Single Market Strategy, Launches e-commerce Sector Inquiry
U.S. To Probe Apple's Beats Music Deal: Bloomberg
Google Opens Its BigTable Technology To The Public
Active Discussions
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
burning
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > LG Adds...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, August 26, 2011
LG Adds Touch to Plasma Home Entertainment


LG Electronics has launched "LG PenTouch TV" - a series of plasma HDTVs that takes TV interaction to a whole new level ? available now through specialty retailers across the United States.

When connected to a personal computer the LG PenTouch TV lets viewers use a special touch-sensitive stylus pen to interact with the Internet and to create, modify and control a variety of content directly on the screen.

"Touch displays have become the norm in mobile phones and tablets, but remain almost unheard of in TVs," said Jay Vandenbree, senior vice president, home entertainment, LG Electronics USA. "The PenTouch TV brings all the excitement of touch displays, computers and the Internet to the world of television, with functions and programs that are great fun and really educational. Families, in particular, will have more than ever to enjoy on LG PenTouch TV plasma screens."

Users can activate the PenTouch mode with a single click on the remote control. In PenTouch mode, users can access files created on their PCs, and work on them, edit them or move them around the screen using the stylus. The TV supports simultaneous two-pen use, and pen batteries can be recharged through USB ports on the TV or PC.

Using PenTouch software, which is provided with the TV, budding artists can draw pictures directly onto the screen and then save the files for further editing or effects manipulation. If the PC is connected to a printer, users can print their PenTouch creations, too. More complex software features include Gallery, which comes with a built-in slide show feature; Digital Photo Frame, which lets users embellish their work with the frame of their choice; and even a Family Calendar, where you can leave notes and to-do lists for your family members to see. The LG PenTouch TV can also interact with Internet content when connected to a PC.

The LG PenTouch TV uses a protective scratch-resistant glass screen. Complementing the unit's TruSlim Frame design, the LG PenTouch TV incorporates a stand designed to provide more stability when owners or their children are using the PenTouch feature.

Three LG PenTouch models, two 60-inch (59.8 inches diagonal) class and one 50-inch class (49.9 inches diagonal) plasma HDTVs are available. The 60-inch class 60PZ850 is 3D capable, earning the coveted THX 3D and 2D Display Certification. It has a suggested retail price of $2,199. The 60-inch class 60PV490 and the 50-inch class 50PV490 both offer Full HD 1080p display capability and exclusive LG technologies, including Picture Wizard self-calibration, Intelligent Sensor automatic picture adjustment and Smart Energy Saving features. The 60PV490 and 50PV490 have suggested retail prices of $1,699 and $1,099, respectively.


Previous
Next
Micron Debuts High-Performance SPI NOR Flash Memory at 1Gb, 512Mb and 256Mb        All News        G-Technology TO Showcase Fast Storage at IBC 2011
Sharp Unveils ultra-thin AQUOS F5 series Of TVs     Consumer Electronics News      LG PZ950 Plasma Series With Photo Mode To Appear at IFA 2011

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
LG Electronics' 1Q Profit Decreased
Leather-clad LG G4 Smartphone Is Official
LG Display Leads The OLED Market
LG Watch Urbane Smartwatch Rolls Out Worldwide
European Court Confirms LCD Panel Cartel Fine for LG Display
LG Display Returns to Profitability
LG Music Flow With Google Cast Launched
Netflix And LG Launch New 4K OLED And ‘Prime Ultra HD Tvs
LG To Offer Four Thousand G4 Smartphones Prior To Officlal Launch
Next-generation iMac Coming With 'super high-res' 8K Screen: LG Display
LG Teases With New UI For The G4 Smartphone
LG Display Launches New 5.5-inch QHD LCD Panel for Smartphones

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .