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Sony KDS-Z60XBR5 | KDS-Z70XBR5

KDS-Z70XBR5Sony has unveiled two new Bravia SXRD HDTV sets (Silicon X-tal (Crystal) Reflective Display), with full HD 1080p, x.v.Color extended color gamut system, Motionflow 120Hz high-framerate technology with four modes (including “off”) for clearer and judder free viewing. The new SXRDs include Sony’s PhotoTV HD feature which “brings the look of actual printed photography to the set”. The sets are also 40% thinner than the models which they replace, are compatible with Sony’s Bravia Internet Video Link for HD streaming directly to the set from the internet, and also feature the advanced XMD crossbar interface.

The 60-inch KDS-Z60XBR5 and the 70-inch KDS-Z70XBR5 ship this fall for roughly $5,000 and $6,000 respectively. Both the KDS-Z60XBR5 and the KDS-Z70XBR5 have Bravia Engline Pro circuity with igital Reality Creation-MultiFunction v2.5 which upconverts signals, including 720p and 1080i, to 1080p. HDMI and component inputs support 1080/60p and 1080/24p sources.
Sony press release