Wednesday, 08 August 2001
There is more and more programming slated for HDTV as the 2006 deadline slowly approaches which is overcoming a big objection to HDTV. The biggest problem for most Americans is price.
Panasonic is focusing on bringing the excitement of digital television to a wider audience with its new 47-inch (diagonal screen measurement), 16:9 widescreen HDTV projection monitor. With a suggested manufacturer's retail price* (MSRP) of $2,099.95, new model PT-47WX49 signifies a major leap toward more affordable pricing for digital television products -- without sacrificing quality or features.
"The new PT-47WX49 HDTV projection monitor represents Panasonic's ongoing commitment to making the benefits of DTV accessible to everyone," said Jonas Tanenbaum, National Marketing Manager for Panasonic's Display Group. "Advances in digital television technology have progressed to the point that, for nearly the same price one could expect to pay for a conventional analog projection ...