jn090617 2 1 Panasonic Announces 85 inch Full HD Plasma Display

The size wars is picking up again, this time by Panasonic Japan with its recent announcment on a 85 inch Full HD Plasma display. Intriguing? Perhaps not as it was Panasonic who have developed the world’s largest 103-inch plasma display to the market in 2006.

So what makes this interesting ? Lets find out

jn090617 2 1 Panasonic Announces 85 inch Full HD Plasma Display

The size wars is picking up again, this time by Panasonic Japan with its recent announcment on a 85 inch Full HD (1920×1080 resolution) Plasma display.

Intriguing? Perhaps not as it was Panasonic who have developed the world’s largest 103-inch plasma display to the market in 2006. So what’s so special with this 85 inch display ?

With a thickness of 99mm, Panasonic’s 85 inch Full HD plasma display incoporates Panasonic’s NeoPDP energy-efficient, double luminance technology. The display will sport a contrast ratio of 40,000:1, max. 2,000,000:15. An overall improvement as compared to the bigger display

The display has a viewing area of 1,889 mm (W) x 1,062 mm (H), weighs about 130kg and boasts a long life of 100,000 hours. Retail price and launch date is not confirmed yet.