Toshiba - New REGZA with better luminance and more contrast than ever

Toshiba - New REGZA with better luminance and more contrast than ever

 

Toshiba is going to release new REGZA TVs - 8 models from their Z8 (84/65/58inch) and J8 series (55/47/42inch) - in early November.

These new models feature a newly developed IPS panel called "Direct Pure Color Panel" with high response time, which increases luminance and dynamic contrast ratio by 75% and color gamut by 14% over previous models.

The "Z8" series is compatible with passive 3D and local dimming, while "J8" is not. "Z8" has an improved "Time Shift Machine" function that enables recording a maximum 6 channels at the same time.

Z8 series:
About ¥260,000 (84inch)
About ¥210,000 (65inch)
About ¥160,000 (58inch)
Processor:  REGZA Engine CEVO Duo
Double-speed driving processing: Direct Motion 480
Recording function: Time Shift Machine Plus1

J8 series:
About ¥220,000 (55inch)
About ¥170,000 (47inch)
About ¥120,000 (42inch)
Processor: REGZA Engine CEVO
Double-speed driving processing Direct Motion 120
Recording function: USB External HDD

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