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NEW 50-INCH AND 42-INCH HIGH-RESOLUTION PLASMA DISPLAYS PERFECTLY SUITED FOR A MULTITUDE OF APPLICATIONS

JVC?s High Resolution, Super-High Contrast GM-X50U and GD-V422UA are the Ultimate High Definition Video Displays

LAS VEGAS, NV ( April 19, 2004 ) –JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY today released the GM-X50U and the GD-V422UA, two bright, extra-sharp plasma displays that deliver outstanding image quality. The new monitors are the latest additions on JVC’s already impressive growing lineup of flat-display products for broadcast, corporate or home theater installations.

The optimal choice for use in public areas with a lot of ambient light, the GM-X50U, a 50-inch ultra-bright plasma display, features 1366 x 768 resolution, 1000 cd/m2 panel brightness and can display all HDTV formats plus NTSC and PAL. A 42-inch high-resolution plasma display, the GD-422UA offers improved signal processing optimized for HDTV and NTSC/PAL video monitoring, 1024 x 768 pixels, remarkable 3000:1 contrast ratio, as well as XGA presentation display.

“JVC’s two new plasma displays are designed for a broad range of applications in the broadcasting field,” said Edgar Shane, product manager for JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY. “With the impressive brightness of the GM-X50U and the versatility of the GD-V422UA, both models bring something unique to our existing lineup of plasma displays.”

 A new cell structure dramatically improves brightness and color purity for the GD-V422UA, and advanced signal processing features include scaling, de-interlacing and 2:3 pull-down for all video sources providing superb quality video, DVD, HDTV and computer images. The GD-422UA features simultaneous dual display – side-by-side and picture-in-picture display from two video sources, digital zoom for multi-display and video wall applications and a comprehensive set of inputs and RS232 for home theater and conference room control systems. The GD-422UA also supports full HDTV and cinema formats: 720 50/60p, 1080 50/60i, 1080 24p and 1080 24pSF.

Both plasma monitors come in attractive, 3.5-inch thick cabinet with a thin silver bezel, built in speakers and removable carrying handles. Built-in screensavers can be programmed to eliminate potential burn-in.

The GM-X50U and GD-V422UA are currently available. High-resolution photos are available on the Web at: http://pro.jvc.com.

 

ABOUT JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY

JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY, located in Wayne, New Jersey, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of a complete line of broadcast and professional equipment. For more information about this, or any other JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY product, contact JVC at (800) 582-5825; or Deirdre Breakenridge or Candace Vadnais at PFS Marketwyse 973-812-8883, or visit JVC’s Web site at http://www.jvc.com/pro .

 

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