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Toshiba RV Series | 37RV555D, 42RV555D, 46RV555D

toshiba 42rv555dAt IFA 2008 Toshiba has been on a roll and have just added the new Toshiba Regza RV series to their lineup. The Toshiba RV’s will be available in three sizes from 37 to 46-inches, and will be “competitively priced”. These mid range models look impressive and feature a full HD 1080p LCD screen with Toshiba’s Active Vision M100HD picture processing and 100Hz refresh for sharper moving images without judder, by intelligently adding in in-between frames.

Extra details are a little slim at this point, but we do know the model names. The 37-inch Toshiba 37RV555D, 42-inch 42RV555D and the largest, 46-inch 46RV555D. They will have dynamic contrast ratios ranging between 18,000 and 30,000:1 for great colors and deep black levels, integrated digital TV tuner, and SRS WOW technology speakers.  24p (24fps) is supported for direct film rates, which is perfect for blu-ray and also 10-bit color processing for a greater more natural color range.

toshiba 42rv555d

On the connectivity side of the Toshiba RV’s we know they have have a healthy three HDMI 1.3 inputs. Expect to see the Regza RV series available in October 2008.

Toshiba Regza RV Series

  • Toshiba 37RV555D | 37-Inch
  • Toshiba 42RV555D | 42-Inch
  • Toshiba 46RV555D | 46-Inch