January 09, 2009 — Article
Toshiba announced a host of new HD panels yesterday but the main screen to stand out was news of a 4k 2k Cell Platform screen.
The backlit LED panels are controlled by the Cell platform was showcased at the show and has 8 million HD pixels. The 4k 2k screen also demonstrated high-speed and stunning picture quality.
The two-box CELL TV features an ultra-high resolution of 3820 x 2180 and a networked set-top box that acts as an HD server, allowing for recording and/or playback of up to 6 HD sources and all simultaneously. The screen offers Resolution + Technology and includes an innovative local dimming function. Visitors also saw how the Cell TV goes beyond breathtaking image quality to deliver extremely fast and easy operation of networking functions
Toshiba commented ’It’s time-shifting for the entire family, and that the next generation of Resolution+ upscaling involved will deliver ‘the cleanest picture you’ve ever seen’. And according to Toshiba this does not matter whether you’re watching 1080p content or an internet download!
An expected release date will be some time next year.