Taiwanese LCD panel maker AUO is calling this 71-inch mammoth the world's largest cinemascope 3D TV, featuring an ultra-wide 21:9 aspect ratio.
Vizio's ultra-wide-screen TVs take a new, wider shape, with a 21:9 aspect ratio compared to the 16:9 ratio of typical wide-screen TVs.
The goal of the setup, says designer Elite Home Theater Seating, was to fuse the cozy elements of Wayne Manor with the Art Deco styling of Gotham City.
Vizio has announced a pair of TVs with an ultra-wide aspect ratio of 21:9, as opposed to the standard 16:9.
If you can afford the JVC DLA-X700R -- and the dedicated room, high-quality screen, and professional calibration required to make it shine -- its spectacular picture quality is worth the steep investment.
The JVC KD-AVX77 El Kameleon is a great receiver for system builders, but the touch-screen interface isn't as easy to use as some of the competition's physical control schemes.
The relatively affordable JVC DLA-X35 produces videophile-grade images with very few compromises.
The Vizio CinemaWide TV embodies an intriguing idea, and it's quite a fun way to watch movies without black bars, but its performance isn't commensurate with the price.
Phillips will attempt to end any association home movies have with black bars when they release what is, according to them, the world's first 21:9 aspect ratio HDTV, the Cinema 21:9
For this month's MyGear we travel to Melbourne. David Penman is a home theatre enthusiast and gadget fan, and he's built up an impressive system that includes motorised chairs!