Pioneer shows off new 8G plasma TVs

Chris Scott Barr - May 8, 2007, 4:36 pm CDT

If you’re thinking about buying a new plasma TV, you might want to wait just a little while. Pioneer has announced their new 8G plasma TVs, and they look like they’ll be worth the wait.

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Pioneer claims that their new generation of plasmas have a more crisp and true picture than any TV before with black levels that are 80% deeper and a 20,000:1 contrast ratio.

Pioneer 8G plasma

They will be releasing these new 8G plasmas this September in 50-inch and 60-inch varieties. They will also have other models with 16,000:1 contrast ratio available starting in June. No word yet on just how much you’ll expect to pay for one.

Pioneer 8G plasma

Pioneer 8G plasma: more details and pics [via]

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