Dolby and SIM2 Reveal Display Prototype Copiague NY

Dolby Laboratories and SIM2 Multimedia revealed a new prototype high-dynamic-range (HDR)-enabled LCD flat-screen display in Copiague that uses Dolby's new light emitting diodes (LED) local dimming technology.

Local Companies

Audio Command Systems
(516) 997-5800
694 Main Street
Westbury, NY
Sound Approach
(631) 499-7680
1029 West Jericho Turnpike
Smithtown, NY
Magnolia Home Theater
(516) 239-5358
345 ROCKAWAY TPKE
Lawrence, NY
HD4U
(516) 647-1068
628 LONG ISLAND AVE
DEER PARK, NY
Systems By Michael Inc
(212) 736-3242
2488 Harrison Ave
Baldwin, NY
Audio Breakthroughs Ltd, Inc.
(516) 627-7333
1534 Northern Blvd
Manhasset, NY
Unique Audio Video, Inc.
(631) 588-8634
3380-A Veterans Memorial Highway
Bohemia, NY
Prestige Sound and Video
(516) 791-1132
14 Franklin Ave
Hewlett, NY
IDS Audio/Video & Technologies
516-625-6060
243 Roslyn Road
Roslyn Heights, NY
Aav Corporation
631-421-2842
330 E. Jericho Tpke Aav Corporation
Huntington Station, NY

Provided By:

Source: PRO AV News Service
Publication date: April 2, 2008

By ProAV Staff

Dolby Laboratories and SIM2 Multimedia revealed a new prototype high-dynamic-range (HDR)-enabled LCD flat-screen display that uses Dolby's new light emitting diodes (LED) local dimming technology.

Dolby's HDR technology uses LED-based backlight units (BLUs) to provide increased contrast and brightness for a high-quality image, says the company.

Dolby collaborated on the prototype with SIM2, which designed and developed the BLU that drives the electronics of the LCD display plus the BLU and BLU thermal management system. SIM2 will also provide Dolby with manufacturing reference designs.

The prototype is a 46-inch LCD with 1,838 LEDs, a 1920x1080 resolution at a native 16:9 aspect ratio, brightness greater than 4,000 cd/m2, and a luminance uniformity of more than 95 percent through the panel. A Xilinx Virtex field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) chipset is also included, which enables the implementation of Dolby's HDR algorithms in the SIM2 display.

Click here to read full article from Pro AV Magazine

Related Articles
- Fujitsu Lifebook A6220 Copiague NY
Fujitsu Lifebook A6220Fujitsu’s Lifebook series run the gamut from portable and lightweight mobile notebooks to overpowered desktop replacement performance powerhouses. The Fujitsu Lifebook A6220 strikes a tasteful balance between a standard sized laptop and a desktop replacement category notebook.
- hidden menu bar icon functions in Snow Leopard Copiague NY
- Exposé Features in Snow Leopard Copiague NY
- Giant International Intouch IT7150 Copiague NY
- iNag for iPhone Copiague NY
- HDcodex DML-200c and OEX-400 Copiague NY
- HaiVision's hai1000/MAKO-HD Codec System Copiague NY
- Hitachi StarBoard Interoperates Copiague NY
- iPhone App Copiague NY
- Gefen DVI CAT-5 Extender Copiague NY