VIZIO announces EcoHD LCD HDTVs

VIZIO 22inch LCD HDTV

VIZIO has unveiled its new line of energy-efficient LCD HDTVs. The American maker of HDTV and consumer electronics has introduced seven new EcoHD LCD HDTVs.

Their key features are that all of the HDTVs comply the Energy Star 3.0 requirements, infact, they have been said to exceed the standards by 25 percent.

“Saving energy is not only cool, its economical,” says Laynie Newsome, VIZIO VP Sales and Marketing Communications. “All our new EcoHD(TM) TVs are valued priced,
making it easy for consumers to make environmentally conscious choices.”

The series constitutes of 19 inch VA19L HDTV10T and VA190E-W, 22 inch VA220E, 26 inch VA26L HDTV10T and VA260E-W and 32 inches VA320E and VO320E.

The VIZIO EcoHD TVs employ in them SRS Lab’s TruSurround XT audio technologies for enhanced performance from the built-in speakers in 19 inch to 26 inch models while the 32 inches are equipped with SRS TruSurround HD.

The 32 inches models also have in them VIZIO’s very own Mega Dynamic Contrast Ratio of 5000:1. The 19 inch to 22 inch VIZIO HDTVs boast of a dynamic contrast ratio of 5000:1 while the 26 inch VA260E-W offers 2400:1 dynamic contrast ratio.

All of them come with 2 HDMI inputs, refresh rates of 60 Hz and game ports. The price of the 19 inch models is $249.99 while the 22 inch will be available for $299.99. The 26 inch models have been priced at $399.99 and 32 inches at $499.99.

VA19L HDTV10T is currently shipping; VA190E-W will be available by summer 2009. The 22 inches VA220E will be available by April 2009, however the VA26L HDTV10T is now shipping. 26 inches VA260E-W, 32 inches VA320E and VO3206 will be retailed by summer 2009.