Thursday, January 19, 2006
Proton has announced that it reenters North America Market with Puriti LCD TV sets. Puriti LCD TVs include 55-inch and 47-inch LCD TVs, the 42-inch LX-42A6C2, the 37-inch LX-37A6C2(B), and the 32-inch LC-32B6C2. All LCD TVs except the LC-32B6C2 offer an ATSC digital tuner along with an NTSC analog one even on the lower end models.
According to the press report, 55 and 47 inchers are native 1080p only by special order however Proton's web site specs those out with 1920x1080 panels. Going from 42-incher down, resolution is dropped to 1366x768. All units offer wealth of inputs including an HDMI, RGB ( D-Sub ) Component, S-Video, and Composite.
Pricing and availability as follows:
ProtonÂs 37-inch LX-37A6C2(B) and 32-inch LC-32B6C2(B) LCD TVs are available now from authorized Proton dealers at suggested prices of $2,799 and $1,699, respectively. The 55- and 47-inch Puriti LCD TV, due in Second Quarter 2006, and the 42-inch LX- 42A6C2(B), due in First Quarter 2006, will be available at suggested prices still to be determined.
Product Page: Proton AV