av news
This Month's Featured Equipment Reviews
Tisbury Audio Mini Passive Review
Denon AVR-S700W& Envaya Bluetooth Speaker Reviews
CLONES Audio 25p Power Amplifier Review
Audioengine A2+ Desktop Speakers Review
Darwin Truth Silver Cable Review
Latest AV News
AV News Forum Topics:
 
Vizio Defies Profit-Loss Trends of HDTV Manufacturers  Print E-mail
Home Theater News Industry-Trade News
Written by AVRev.com   
Tuesday, 11 November 2008

Despite a down economy and the trends of popular HDTV manufacturers showing losses this year, Vizio is reporting a profit.  Their third quarter showed about a five percent increase in sales, as compared to last year.  They project that the fourth quarter will also yield an increase in sales.

Much of their sales increase is comprised of newly incorporated 120 Hz Motionflow HDTVs.  The XVT lineup of HDTVs outsold all their other lines – consisting of nearly 60 percent.  Vizio sales consist largely of 42 and 47-inch HDTVs.

Vizio did experience a slowdown when Samsung and Sony began to drop the prices on their LCD lineups.  However, much of Vizio success is also due to the recent sign-on of Wal-Mart.


Overall rating
2.3
Helpful
4.0
Not Helpful
0.5
 

To write a review please register or login.


-->

Overall rating
2.3
Helpful
4.0
Not Helpful
0.5
Was this review helpful to you? yes     no
-->




Like this article? Bookmark and share with any of the sites below.
Digg!Reddit!Del.icio.us!Google!StumbleUpon!Yahoo!Free social bookmarking plugins and extensions for Joomla! websites!
 

  home theater news  |  equipment reviews 
  blu-ray reviews  |  dvd  |  theatrical reviews  
  music download reviews  |  music disc reviews
  contact  |  about-us  |  careers   |  brands 
  Subscribe to Us   |   RSS   |  AVRev Forums
  front page  |  virtual tours  |  dealer locator
  how to features  |   lifestyle & design articles
  Want Your Home Theater Featured on MHT?
   CE Partners: HDD  |  HDF  |  VGT  |  SD  |  DVD
   
  Advertise with Us | Specs | Disclaimer
  Sponsors | privacy policy | terms of use
  909 N. Sepulveda Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245
  Ads: 310.280.4476 | Contact Us
  Content: 310.280.4575 | Mike Flacy