SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2012--
Pixelworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:PXLW), an innovative provider of powerful video
and pixel processing technology, today announced that its MotionEngine™
video processor has been selected by a tier 1 Korean TV OEM to power
their first 84” 4Kx2K Ultra Definition (UD) TV that offers an
unparalleled immersive home TV experience.
This 84” UD TV boasts astonishing picture quality with 8 million pixels
per frame, four times the resolution (3840 x 2160) of existing Full HD
TVs. The increased resolution and fine pixel pitch combined with
Pixelworks MotionEngine™ technology deliver a totally new level of
realism that captures the viewer with its large form factor. Equipped
with CINEMA 3D technology, it also provides the best 3D viewing
experience available while allowing viewers to fine-tune the “distance”
between near and far objects on the screen for a truly customized 3D
experience. The 84” UD TV has been introduced in the Korean market and
is now rolling-out in North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America.
“Pixelworks is extremely excited to work with this tier 1 Korean TV OEM
on their first 4Kx2K UD TV,” said Graham Loveridge, Sr. Vice President
of Marketing at Pixelworks. “This UD TV represents an inflection point
for the TV industry, signaling a new era for home entertainment with
stunning realism and greater immersion than previously possible. As the
resolution of displays increase, the need for high quality processing
grows exponentially. With Pixelworks MotionEngine™ video processor
technology delivering the highest quality viewing experience, we are
able to fully leverage the increased resolution of UD TVs and provide
pristine image quality with an unprecedented level of detail.”
For additional information on new products, as well as product demos,
please contact your local Pixelworks office (http://www.pixelworks.com/locations.php)
to obtain an invitation.
About Pixelworks, Inc.
Pixelworks, headquartered in San Jose, California, is an innovative
designer, developer and marketer of video and pixel processing
technology, semiconductors and software for high-end digital video
applications. At design centers in Shanghai and San Jose, Pixelworks
engineers push pixel performance to new levels for leading manufacturers
of consumer electronics and professional displays worldwide.
For more information, please visit the company’s Web site at www.pixelworks.com.
Note: Pixelworks, the Pixelworks logo and MotionEngine are all
registered trademarks of Pixelworks, Inc.
Source: Pixelworks, Inc.
Brett L Perry,
+1-972-239-5119 ext 159
Director of IR