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PRESS RELEASE: Bring Cherished Photos To Life With New Westinghouse Digital Photo Frames
Stylish New Digital Photo Frames Offer Unique and Creative Ways To Showcase Beloved Photos and Offer A Complete Digital Story Telling Experience.# # #
Las Vegas, NV - Westinghouse Digital Electronics, the fourth largest manufacturer of LCD TVs in the U.S.*, takes the photography market by storm offering the best way to enjoy and share photos with its stylish new lineup of digital photo frames. Photo novices and aficionados alike now have an innovative way to tell a complete digital story with the new family of frames including the 14.1" DPF-1411, 10.2" DPF-1021, 8" DPF-0802 and 7" DPF-0702.
Westinghouse's complete digital photo frame lineup will be on display at DigitalFocus, the premier digital photo and imaging media showcase, on March 7, 2007 at Treasure Island Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV. The new lineup features elegant frame designs, high-resolution digital panels in large sizes for improved picture viewing, expanded memory and the company's patent-pending MosaicView™ technology.
Digital photo frames are the ultimate showcase for pictures and events and are a perfect accompaniment to any home, office or dorm room. The new Westinghouse units are a great way to preserve digital photos of vacations, family gatherings, celebrations, birthdays, parties, loved ones or any special occasion.
"Westinghouse Digital is an LCD technology leader and consistently provides consumers with best-of-breed LCD TVs and monitors. We are continuing this tradition in the digital photo frame market with our new cutting edge family of products," states Rey Roque, Vice President of Marketing at Westinghouse Digital Electronics. "As an established leader in the digital photo frame market, Westinghouse Digital offers an exciting array of sizes and styles that appeal to any type of consumer today."
Westinghouse's MosaicView™ technology is ideal for anyone who wishes to show a complete digital story by displaying multiple images simultaneously. For example, one frame can highlight several images from a recent vacation: one arriving at a resort, one on the beach, one of a night on the town and so on. Users also have the ability to run a complete MosaicView™ slideshow.
Westinghouse's new digital photo frames offer users the latest capabilities including: Individual slideshow or picture viewing, a variety of transitions for slideshows, variable speeds for slideshows and support for JPEG, AVI Motion JPEG, MPEG 1 and 4 files. The units auto detect and display multiple picture orientation with MosaicView™ and offers random picture shuffle. Users can also set their favorite picture, and include save and delete functions. The lineup of frames also offers comprehensive memory card compatibility including CF I/II, MD, MS, MS Pro, MS Duo, MS Pro Duo, SD, MMC and XD.
The DPF-0702 is a perfect entry-level model for the consumer who wants to showcase images at a very affordable cost. With 128MB of built-in memory, users can save files from a memory card to the frame directly.
The DPF-0802 and DPF-1021 are perfect for the consumer looking for a larger screen and more advanced model. The DPF-0802offers a high 800 x 600 resolution and the DPF-1021 has an 800 x 480 resolution. Both also have 128MB of built in memory with playback modes that include MosaicView‘ and Individual View Slide Show and sport two USB ports for file transfers and USB drive compatibility.
Westinghouse's largest digital photo frame, the DPF-1411 is perfect for the consumer looking to showcase once in a lifetime memorable events, such as a new birth, a wedding or graduation. With its massive 14.1" screen real estate, the DPF-1411 acts as a true work of art that is perfect to mount on a wall and show your digital photos to the world. It features a 16:9 aspect ratio display, 128MB of built in memory with playback modes that include MosaicView‘ and Individual View Slide Show and offers two USB ports for file transfers and USB drive compatibility.
The new series of Westinghouse digital photo frames will be shipping in March 2007 and includes the 7" DPF-0702 (MSRP $119); the 8" DPF-0802 (MSRP $179); the 10.2" DPF-1021 (MSRP $249); and the 14.1" DPF-1411 (MSRP $399).
About Westinghouse Digital Electronics
Westinghouse Digital Electronics, one of the top five LCD TV manufacturers in the U.S.*, provides consumers with a full line of innovative LCD displays and other consumer electronics products, delivering the latest digital content for the ultimate entertainment experience. Westinghouse Digital's innovative and easy-to-use LCD-based product line includes a complete family of 720p and 1080p LCD HDTVs and HD 1080p monitors in a wide range of sizes and formats, HD Grade computer standard and widescreen monitors, digital photo frames and its new notebook/HDTV bundle. Westinghouse Digital is dedicated to providing consumers with stylish, feature-rich and high-quality entertainment devices to meet the needs of every household member. For more information, please visit www.westinghousedigital.com.
(First posted on Thursday, March 8, 2007 at 11:51 EST)