TCL and Sensio Deal on Chinese 3DTV Sets
Stereoscopic 3D TV maker TCL Multimedia Technology (Huizhou, China) said in July 2012 it has finalized an agreement to use Sensio Technologies (Montreal, Canada) Hi-Fi 3D and S2D Switch technologies in their TCL 3DTV sets. Currently, TCL is marketing 3DTV sets in its domestic market in China.
Sensio Hi-Fi 3D is a frame-compatible technology for high-fidelity stereoscopic signal processing in display products. SENSIO Hi-Fi 3D renders the highest fidelity to the originally-captured images for 3D content delivered over cable, satellite or the Internet and it has been deployed in the field and refined over the past seven years. The proprietary Sensio S2D Switch enables users to switch viewing mode of a 3D feed from 3D to 2D or between different 3D view modes.
SENSIO Hi-Fi 3D
SENSIO Hi-Fi 3D is a unique set of technologies, composed of the SENSIO 3D Encoder and the SENSIO 3D Decoder, that provides maximum fidelity to the original 3D image. Incorporated into a wide range of video products for state-of-the-art 3D production, delivery and viewing, SENSIO Hi-Fi 3D offers end-to-end image quality even at the lowest bitrates.
Recognized by the broadcasting industry’s 2010 CSI Awards as Best 3D Technology, SENSIO Hi-Fi 3D is a unique frame-compatible technology for high-fidelity stereoscopic signal processing, easily integrated into a variety of products. Developed and refined by SENSIO for more than a decade, and deployed in the field since 2003, this mature technology has been trusted by the biggest names in content creation for pioneering and commercializing live 3D events in cinemas around the world, as well as for broadcasting, high-profile console games and DVD movies.
Sensio Hi-Fi 3D supports the popular frame-compatible formats covered by HDMI 1.4a, and is used by service providers supporting 3D today: side-by-side (SbS), top-and-bottom (TaB), checkerboard and Sensio Hi-Fi 3D.
Learn more about Sensio3D on the Sensio web site.
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