Pioneer is selling the ultimate combination DVD players. The DVL-K88 plays laser discs, DVD and specially formatted karaoke discs. The player has front mounted jacks, including one for a microphone. Plus, the unit has built-in Dolby Digital decoding.
Toshiba has announced its first flat screen televisions. The 28Z1P (left) and the 32Z1P (right) are the company's first TVs with completely flat picture tubes. The standard definition widescreen sets also get a new multi-function remote.
NEC is shipping a small footprint PC, the Mate NX MA23D/CH. Featuring a 15-inch LCD panel screen, the CPU sits vertically, with both floppy and CD drives mounted vertically as well. The system offers USB ports for additional devices.