Just last month,Toshiba announced switching camp to Blu-ray and plans to launch a product by year end. And that product has materialized in the form of Toshiba BDX2000. The Blu-ray player will deliver Full HD 1080p video and supports 24fps playback. Look out for it in November.
Wayne, NJ – September 3, 2009 — Toshiba America Consumer Products L.L.C. (“Toshiba”) underscores its commitment to high-definition entertainment with the introduction of its first Blu-ray Disc player. The BDX2000 provides Full HD 1080p digital output that when coupled with a REGZA® LCD TV, enables consumers to enjoy the superior quality of high-definition audio & video content.
Supporting BD-Live™ (Profile 2.0), the BDX2000 allows users to take advantage of interactive features through an Ethernet connection. With interactive content enabled on select Blu-ray discs and Bonus View™ support for picture-in-picture capability, Toshibas Blu-ray player offers state-of-the-art home entertainment.
Complementing the players stunning picture quality, design is an integral component of Toshibas home entertainment products. This new Blu-ray Disc player boasts a faceted design featuring a smoked mirrored front panel. The stylish front panel dropdown door conceals the players primary functions, allowing for a smooth, clean façade.
“Toshiba is a technology leader in high definition products,” said Jodi Sally, Vice President of Marketing, Digital A/V Group. “From listening to our consumers we know they demand access to full high definition content. With the introduction of our BDX2000 we are offering consumers what they want with a breath-taking HD viewing experience to meet the needs of todays home theater.”
Using the REGZA-LINK® function, the new BDX2000 can connect with a REGZA LCD TV via a HDMI™ cable and display full high definition content with a single remote control. For added convenience, the BDX2000 features a SD card slot, making it an entertainment hub in the home by allowing consumers to showcase photos and videos with ease.
Additional Product Features:
• BD-Live™ (Profile 2.0)
• 1080p/ 24fps Full HD Video Output
• AVCHD Playback
• Toshiba REGZA-LINK® (HDMI-CEC)
• Support for enhanced audio formats
from Dolby® True HD and DTS-HD Master Audio | Essential™ Playback
• Bonus View
• SD Card Slot
• ENERGY STAR® Certified
Pricing and Availability:
Toshiba Blu-ray Disc Player BDX2000 (available November, MSRP US$249.99)