January 06, 2006 in TV + Video News

SAMSUNG Elevates 1080P DLP HDTV To New Heights With Its Gen 7 Models

Las Vegas, NV - Samsung, the market and technology leader in DLP micro-display panels advances high definition television viewing with its 7th generation line of high-end 1080p models. The new 87 Series DLPs - the 61" HL-S6187W, 56" HL-S5687 and the 50" HL-S5087W -- feature a sleek new design and Samsung's revolutionary DACS speaker system, at more affordable prices. See Samsung's complete DLP lineup during CES 2006 at the Samsung booth, #11033 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center from January 5th - 8th.

"As a market leader in the high definition television technology, Samsung continues to innovate and expand the horizons of DLP panel technology and design. Our new 87 Series DLPs feature 1920 x 1080p picture quality, superior sound systems and advanced digital connectivity price points that make it even more attractive for consumers to enjoy all the benefits of a 1080P resolution HDTV," said Dan Schinasi, Senior Marketing Manager for Projection TV for Samsung Electronics America. "These new DLPs have new features that address the unique needs of the exploding video game market and the growing trend toward high definition digital devices."

Samsung's 87 Series DLP TVs make the luxury home theater experience more affordable and feature-rich than ever. The 7th generation DLPs fit seamlessly into almost any living room with a slim profile and sleek "hidden" speaker design. Samsung's breakthrough DACS (Dedicated Acoustic Chamber Speakers) feature dual dedicated acoustic chambers for low-range, separate mid/high-range speakers, and a robust 10 Watt x 2 audio system. With their sophisticated glossy black finish, and 61", 56" and 50" screen sizes, the 87 Series DLPs are the perfect complement to even the most stylish home d├ęcor.

The 50" HL-S5687W, 56" HL-S5687W, and the 61" HL-S6187W feature the latest Texas Instruments DLP chip for true HD 1920 x 1080p HDTV images. The 1080p DLPs offer the ultimate in picture performance with an ultra high contrast ratio of 10,000:1 with superb brightness. The Cinema Smooth™ Gen 7 Exclusive Light Engine creates a picture with no visible pixel structure for a captivating, theater-quality experience. Samsung's Digital Natural Image Engine (DNIe™) optimizes the picture from any input signal. The built-in HDTV-ATSC tuner with Cable CARD™ permits using the TV's remote control to surf the world of digital cable and digital cable HDTV.

Samsung's 87 Series DLP models feature the latest digital connectivity enhancements. Game Mode gives video game aficionados their most sought after features such as enhanced response time and improved sound quality, in addition to dark area and game graphic enhancements. And the 1080p input capability lets consumers experience the best possible signal transfer currently available when connecting other high definition peripherals such as DVD players. Two HDMI inputs allow high quality connections with other HD devices, optimizing sound and picture reproduction through simultaneous transmission of audio and video signals over one wire. Users can connect easily to a notebook or computer through the PC-input. And a USB 1.1 connection with photo viewer lets consumers connect cameras and other storage devices to display photos on screen in cinematic high definition.

The 50" HL-S5087W, ($2,899 MSRP), 56" HL-S5687W ($3,199 MSRP) and 61" HL-S6187W ($3,599 MSRP) will be available in April 2006.

About Samsung Electronics America, Inc.

Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., markets a broad range of award-winning, advanced digital consumer electronics, information systems and home appliance products. The SEA organization oversees the North American operations of Samsung including Samsung Telecommunications America, LP, Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc. and Samsung Electronics Mexico, Inc. Please visit www.samsung.com for more information.

About Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2004 parent company sales of US$55.2 billion and net income of US$10.3 billion. Employing approximately 113,600 people in over 90 offices in 48 countries, the company consists of five main business units: Digital Appliance Business, Digital Media Business, LCD Business, Semiconductor Business and Telecommunication Network Business. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips, mobile phones, and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com.

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