Mitsubishi HC6000 1080p projector: great visuals, quiet & flexible

If you’re serious about home theatre, you’ve probably skipped past the whole “LCD or plasma?” debate and instead started browsing through projector catalogues.  Sound & Vision have been taking a look at Mitsubishi’s HC6000 projector – capable of 1080p high-definition and of taking 24p input and frame-doubling it to luscious 48p – and come away wowed by its impressive visuals and setup flexibility.  Priced at $3,995, the HC6000 isn’t exactly a cheap option, but you’d pay a whole lot more for a 92-inch TV.


SlashGear Week in Review – April 7th through April 13th

This was a long week with no major events occurring, but there were some pretty big announcements. For starters we have a new BitTorrent Set Top Box from Myka, no more will you have to waste power by leaving your entire computer running all night just to get the latest screener from FXG or aXXo, and this little set top box will do it for you and then play it right from its hard drive for added ease. Then there were rumors abound of Blockbuster potentially putting out a new Set Top Box to push their movies, TV Shows, and other content out to.


Mitsubishi LaserVue to be the brand of the future – not sharks, but TVs with lasers

Mitsubishi today announced the official product line name of their upcoming laser televisions. The new technology is expected to birth its first product by Q3 this year, just in time for holiday sales.

The first laser TV from Mitsubishi is supposedly going to be a 65” model. The TV will be able to display twice the colors of standard or even current HD televisions.


Mitsubishi WL6700U HD Projector – so bright it could throw a picture up on the sun

So it may not quite be that bright, but this WXGA resolution projector is putting out 5000 lumens, which means you won’t have to dim any lights or close any curtains in order to use it and see clearly. It has 1000:1 contrast ratio and uses 3 1.2-inch LCD panels inside.


Mitsubishi DVR-BZ100 and DVR-BZ200 Blu-Ray Recorders unveiled – feature packed

Sure, they play and record on Blu-Ray discs, and that’s cool, but that’s nothing compared to the touch-screen remotes that they come with. Both units also have internal hard drives built in.


Mitsubishi ARLEDIA, long-term DVD-R optical media storage

The longevity of DVD-R optical media is how and where you store them. Keep them in a temperature control environment or away from chemicals that deteriorating the data layer is always a good practice. If you don’t have the luxury with environmental control, get the expensive flash media or highly-resistant optical media like the Mitsubishi‘s ARLEDIA.


Mitsubishi Reveals High Life Expectancy VGA Size LCD display

Mitsubishi unveils a portable size LCD display that says to have a high life cycle of 60,000 hours. The 6.5-inch LCD display features a white LED backlighting with high brightness rating of 650cm/m2 and 600:1 contrast ratio. The AA065VD01 has a VGA size resolution panel of 640×480 and will be available in the late March. I’m not sure if digitime misprinted or Mitsubishi misquoted, the newest LCD display even Plasma panel already has 60,000 hours life expectancy these days. Perhaps it’s the first portable LCD display to feature longer life expectancy?

[via digitimes]

Former Mitsubishi President Convicted for a Recall Scandal but Got Away with Jail Time

Japan’s worst recall scandal in decade finally came to an end with a conviction. The Japanese’s court has ruled that the former head of Mitsubishi Motors, Katsuhiko Kawasoe and others executives are guilty of professional negligence which involved in a cover-up led to the death of a driver who was killed in his Mitsubishi truck accident due to a faulty clutch housing that was never recalled. Lucky for Mr Kawasoe, the 71 years old doesn’t have to worry about dropping the soap. Though the guilty parties were given only suspended sentences with no jail time but that should set an example to the rest of the auto-maker executives, Don’t Cut Corner in Auto Industry!

Former Mitsubishi Motors head convicted for death [reuters]

Mitsubishi projector really cheap at Circuit City

Now, this isn’t really cheap in comparison to a box of paperclips, but for the home theater buffs looking for a high-end, but comparatively cheap projector Circuit City has your pot of gold. The projector is a Mitsubishi HC4900 which offers up 1920×1080 resolution also known as 1080p, a 7.5k:1 contrast ratio, and a thousand ANSI lumens.


NTT DoCoMo d905i by Mitsubishi leaked

Talk about a gorgeous screen!  This, friends and pixies, is Mitsubishi’s d905i, set to form part of NTT DoCoMo’s winter line-up of its high-end 905 range.  And the crowning glory really does have to be its 3.1-inch 480×864 WVGA+ 262k colour display, on which you can enjoy such pleasantries as the full MSN Messenger experience, HTML email and more.



Mitsubishi shows announces 8 new LCDs

Mitsubishi unveiled eight new 1080p LCD TVs today. They each sport 3 HDMI 1.3 inputs and x.v.Color which offers 80% more color space than ATSC color space. Unfortunately, you won’t find anything on the market that currently outputs in x.v.Color except for some newer camcorders. You’ll also notice that the frames on these are smaller than most LCDs on the market measuring as little as an inch.


Mitsubishi HD TV with razer-thin bezel

I must confess, I love watching TV but the sets themselves generally fail to ignite my enthusiasm.  So it’s a sign of how cool this new HD DLP from Mitsubishi is that it got me interested; not for the specs – though 57-inches and 1080p are pretty special – but for the achingly thin bezel around the screen.



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