09.21.2010 03:00 PM
Vizio to Introduce 9-inch Mobile DTV Receiver in January
VMB070IRVINE, CALIF.: TV maker Vizio is planning to roll out a 9-inch handheld Mobile DTV receiver in January, a company spokesman said today. The device would be Vizio’s first ATSC-M/H compliant receiver. LG, Samsung and Dell have the only Mobile DTV receivers currently in use.

In the meantime, Vizio has introduced a 7-inch TV that does receive regular ATSC broadcasts. The new
VMB070, an edge-lit LED LCD portable is an inch thick and sports 800x480 resolution. Vizio said it’s the first portable handheld (as opposed to mobile handheld) TV with an LED panel. It has an integrated, fold-away antenna, touch sensitive controls, a 3.5 hour battery and it “doubles as an LED picture frame.”

The VMB070 measures 8.2-by-5.75-by-.75 inches, and weights a pound. It is now available at select Walmart stores or at Vizio.com with an MSRP of $159.99.
-- Deborah D. McAdams

Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found

Thursday 11:07 AM
The Best Deconstruction of a 4K Shoot You'll Ever Read
With higher resolutions and larger HD screens, wide shots using very wide lenses can be a problem because they allow viewers to see that infinity doesn’t quite resolve into perfect sharpness.

Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology