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Press Release  |  Jan 7, 2008

Newly Designed to Showcase Technology Advantages and Projector Manufacturer Products

LAS VEGAS, NV - Jan. 7, 2008 - 3LCD, the world's number one projection display technology, will be featured in industry breakthrough projectors at International CES 2008. 3LCD and its partners continue to lead in the projection market and will be wowing the crowds at the show, from the first complete home theater kit, to an incredibly high brightness projector, to the smallest projectors out there. In addition, 3LCD today launched its freshly designed Web site designed to provide a wealth of information for the projector industry.

Product highlights at CES include:
Total Home Theater from Epson: Epson will be showcasing its Ensemble home theater. Encompassing an Epson Powerlite 3LCD projector, 100-inch electric screen and integrated 5:1 speakers, Audio/video controller with integrated upconverting DVD player, subwoofer, Universal remote and brackets and cabling, the Epson Ensemble delivers a high end home theater solution that anyone can install quickly and easily.

Breakthrough Brightness from Mitsubishi: Blasting an incredible 5000 lumens with a 1000:1 contrast ratio at less than half the cost of similar projectors, the FL7000U is Mitsubishi's first ultra high-brightness 1080p HD projector in the home theater line. Based on three robust 1.1 inch 3LCD inorganic panels, this is the ideal projector for larger home theaters, as well as school auditoriums and corporate boardrooms.

PhlatLight™ LED 3LCD Pocket Projector: This tiny projector from iNNOSWELL utilizes Luminus Devices' patented PhlatLight LEDs to produce up to an extraordinary 180 ANSI lumens, achieving at least 50 percent more brightness than competitive products on the market. It produces high-quality images ideal for on-the-fly and mobile projection for gaming, presentations and more.

Shortest Throw Distance 3LCD Projector from SANYO: The PLC-XL50 from Sanyo can project images up to 80 inches from a distance of about 3 inches, making it perfect for space-constrained environments and a powerful and revolutionary tool for electronic advertising and presentations in the office or small conference rooms.

3LCD Advanced Lens Shift Capabilities: SANYO's PLV-Z2000 can make any room a home theater with its advanced lens shift system with short throw lens and wide-range zoom capability for maximum installation flexibility. The PLV-Z2000 offers full 1080p HD resolution projector with enhanced 3D color management system, two HDMI 1.3 inputs with 1,200 lumen output and 15,000:1 contrast, a wide aperture, and low-noise fan for super-quiet operation.

"2008 is all about innovation from the 3LCD manufacturers," said Tim Anderson, senior product marketing manager, 3LCD. "While we are focused on delivering the best imaging devices to the market, it is the manufacturers who are driving innovation to deliver what the market wants and needs."

3LCD products can be seen at International CES 2008 in the following manufacturer booths: Epson America South 1 21763D, South 1 21661; Mitsubishi Digital Electronics South 2 26415; Sanyo Hilton 4109, Central 11017; and Sony Electronics Central 14200.

About 3LCD Technology
3LCD is the world's leading projection technology, delivering unbelievably bright and natural color, amazing detail and road-tested reliability. Using an advanced, 3-chip design, 3LCD offers full-time color for brilliant quality images without the possibility of color break-up. 3LCD is based on LCD technology, which is used by leading manufacturers worldwide for the ultimate viewing experience in a variety of products. For the latest list of companies supporting 3LCD technology in projectors and large screen TVs visit the 3LCD website at

PhlatLight is a trademark of Luminus Devices, Inc