Panasonic's 3D Blu-ray Home Theatre Systems bring a new
dimension to Home Entertainment
Panasonic, a leader in Full High Definition 3D technology, today
unveiled three new Full HD 3D Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theatre Systems
with advanced technologies. The new models reproduce
immersive 3D with superb picture quality, offer cinema-like
surround sound and boast built-in Wi-Fi, Skype™1
compatibility, DLNA® and 2D-3D conversion.
Equipped with Panasonic's Full HD 3D Playback, the new systems -
and SC-BTT270 -
deliver powerful 3D images with dramatic effects and enhanced
depth. The 3D Effect Controller allows the user to adjust depth for
more expansive images and enables the viewer to enjoy 3D movies
with their preferred level of 3D effect. 2D-3D Conversion also
converts 2D Blu-ray Disc™ images or 2D DVD
images into 3D images.
Using DLNA® technology, Panasonic Blu-ray Home Theatre Systems can
access content held on DLNA Server Blu-ray Disc™ Recorders, DVD
Recorders with HD Recording, or other DLNA compliant devices.
By simply connecting to your Home Network (LAN), you can enjoy
accessing recorded programs, AVCHD video and JPEG files. Via VIERA
CAST™3, users can also access the Internet wirelessly in
their lounge room, including YouTube™, Web-based photos on Picasa™,
stock information on Bloomberg™ and weather forecasts.
also offer the VIERA CAST feature of Skype™4 voice and
video calling via your TV, which this year offers a convenient
'video answering machine' via your home theatre.
Users can record a personalised voice or video message to SD Card
via the Home Theatre Systems' SD Card slot, which plays
automatically when a call cannot be answered. Incoming callers can
record video messages, which can be watched when the user returns
All of the new systems feature a convenient Universal Dock for
iPod/iPhone5 which has a digital connection to minimise
sound degradation. This lets the user play music and video
downloads and enjoy high quality sound from an iPod/iPhone.
'Cinema Surround Plus' is designed to provide a cinema-like
surround sound environment in the living room, with natural
surround sound and an enhanced surround effect.
For space-saving elegance, the sleek, ultra slim main system
component measures around 3.8cm high and is designed to complement
flat panel TVs. The SC-BTT370
features an attractive new 'tabletop' speaker design.
The Home Theatre Systems are designed to be easy to install. The
Easy Set-up feature allows speakers to be configured to optimum
performance in just a few easy steps. In addition, the SC-BTT775
is supplied with rear wireless speakers for a streamlined look in
the living room, while the SC-BTT370
is wireless rear ready with the addition of Panasonic's optional
wireless rear transmitter SH-FX71.
include a down-firing subwoofer to achieve powerful bass. These
models are equipped with one HDMI output and two HDMI inputs with Standby Pass Through
for HD, 3D gaming and set-top box connections. With Standby Pass
Through, signals from the connected devices can pass through the
unit even when the Home Theatre System is turned off.
All of the Home Theatre Systems feature Audio Return Channel
(ARC6), which makes it possible to receive audio signals
from the TV, on top of the pre-existing HDMI function of sending audio or video
signals to the TV with just one cable. This feature simplifies
connection by eliminating the audio cable connection between the TV
audio output and the main unit's audio input.
The new models will be available from consumer electronics
retailers. For more information visit