av news
This Month's Featured Equipment Reviews
ZenWave Cables and SurgeX ZenWave Edition Review
REDGUM BLACK RGi35ENR Integrated Amplifier Review
Linear Tube Audio MicroZOTL 2.0 Headphone Amp & Preamp Review
iFi Micro iUSB 3.0 & Gemini USB Cable Reviews
Marantz M-CR611 Network CD Receiver Review
Latest AV News
Oakley Unveils Special Edition TRON 3D Glasses Print E-mail
Thursday, 21 October 2010
ImageThe new TRON movie is an opportunity for fans to relive the classic movie and catch up with the world that's been constantly evolving since we saw it last.  It's also an opportunity for a few companies to do some synergistic marketing.  You'll see plenty of tie-ins to the movie, but the most interesting and confounding is the special edition TRON 3D glasses from Oakley.
The company boasts that its new 3D glasses are the best ever made and "the first optically correct 3D eyewear on Earth."  The lenses are said to eliminate ghosting, provide a wider field of view and eliminate distortion.

That's all well and good until you get to the price.  The new Oakley TRON glasses come to $150 each, and use passive technology meaning that they're almost certainly not compatible with your 3D setup at home. 

It's a lot to shell out for glasses you'll only use a few times a year, but if you've got a 3D setup at home that utilizes passive technology, the improvement in the glasses may prove worth it.  Still, $150 is a big step up compared to the glasses that come with your $13 movie ticket.

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 
  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 | cookie policy | terms of use
  909 N. Sepulveda Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245
  Ads: 310.280.4476 | Contact Us
  Content: 310.280.4575 | Mike Flacy