Sony Introduces 3D Compatible Receiver18 Feb, 2010 By: Chris Tribbey
Sony Electronics announced Feb. 18 its first audio/video receiver capable of supporting 3D content, available in June for about $500.
The STR-DN1010 receiver has 7.1 channel and 1080p/24 support, features HDMI 1.4 3D pass-through technology, includes seven HD inputs, and can also connect to iPods and iPhones.
“It’s important for consumers to understand the role that audio plays in the in-home 3D experience,” said Neal Manowitz, director of Sony’s home audio and video division. "By streamlining connectivity and supporting 3D hardware and software, the STR-DN1010 receiver will provide a simplified approach to 3D home theater control and performance, ensuring the best possible user experience.”