OK, I realize that these are being aimed at ‘sports enthusiasts’. But man, I would not mind taking one of these puppies home for a test drive anyway!
Sanyo has just introduced a couple of new LCD TVs in the CAPUJO line, which are aimed squarely at sports fans. All the TVs use Sanyo’s VIZON ENGINE III video system with a 10 bit architecture but the real selling point is the pre-defined video settings for just about every televised sport including, baseball, football, golf, “catch / boxing”, winter sports, water sports, marathon, and, yes, sumo. Four different models are available, ranging from 20 to 37 inches and with retail prices between 1300 and 2700 EUR. No word on when these might hit North America, or whether the sumo setting will remain intact. [Read the rest]