Vivitek unveils 2D-to-3D D5 Series of Projectors
Vivitek has announced the shipping of its 2D-to-3D D5 series of projectors. The new D5 projectors, the D512-3D, D536-3D and the D538W-3D, feature conversion technology that take existing 2D content and convert images into 3D pictures, without the use of an external box.
The D5 series takes standard DVD and Blu-Ray content (via HDMI) and switches it from 2D to 3D. The three projectors can also display 3D content from 720p/1080i at 50/60Hz and 1080p at 24Hz from 3D Blu-Ray players or other 3D sources, such as cable or satellite boxes. The D512-3D, D536-3D and D538W-3D feature DLP and Brilliant Color technologies for bright, digital images. Add in high-efficiency lamps that last up to 4,000 hours (in economy mode), the other features include 1.9-kg weight, rapid on/off feature, 1W speaker and 3000:1 contrast ratio. Therefore, the three projectors, D512-3D, D536-3D and D538W-3D, are priced at Rs.37,950/-, Rs.53,130/- and Rs.57,684/-, respectively.
Hemant Agarwal, Senior Director, Vivitek, said, "This latest technology represents a breakthrough for Vivitek. With the 2D to 3D built-in conversion, consumers are able to enjoy 3D content without needing to purchase or set up an external box. These projectors offer great image quality and a variety of connections for multiple video sources. We have packed a lot of features and technologies into the D512-3D, D536-3D and D538W-3D projectors, all within a compact design."