Show Report - HiFi Looks Ahead to HDTV
Denon is banking on Dolby Digital as "far and away the market leader" with its CES-announced, just-to-ship AVR-2700. The AVR-2700 ($799 SRP) includes seven audio inputs, four composite and four S-Video inputs and three composite and three S-Video outputs.
Philips did unveil a 32-inch progressive display ($2,500 SRP) designed for use with its DVX8000.
Mission signed on with NXT to use the company's flat-panel speaker technology in the x-Space ($899 SRP, available third quarter), a satellite/subwoofer speaker system. Mission intends the speaker for use in apartments, offices and dorms.