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USA: Sony unveils debut OLED TV with sound producing display at CES 201701:47

USA: Sony unveils debut OLED TV with sound producing display at CES 2017

United States, Las Vegas
January 5, 2017 at 04:47 GMT -00:00 · Published

Sony unveiled its debut OLED TV with a sound producing screen, at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 (CES) in Las Vegas, Wednesday. The Japanese company also showcased two prototypes of in-ear wireless noise cancelling headphones.

Sony President and CEO Kazuo Hirai explained that the TV, named the Bravia, uses the screen as a speaker by vibrating the glass of the display, stating "This is a world’s first, sound that comes directly from the screen. This revolutionary acoustic surface technology actually vibrates the display to produce the all inspiring sound."

CES is an annual electronics and technology trade fair showcasing consumer electronics and technology from global producers since 1967. Based at the Las Vegas Convention Centre since 1998, the show has been the first to present multiple seminal products, including the video cassette recorder, compact disc player, as well as tablets and android devices.

CES press days kicked off on Tuesday while general public days will run from Thursday 5 to Sunday 8.

USA: Sony unveils debut OLED TV with sound producing display at CES 201701:47
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Sony unveiled its debut OLED TV with a sound producing screen, at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 (CES) in Las Vegas, Wednesday. The Japanese company also showcased two prototypes of in-ear wireless noise cancelling headphones.

Sony President and CEO Kazuo Hirai explained that the TV, named the Bravia, uses the screen as a speaker by vibrating the glass of the display, stating "This is a world’s first, sound that comes directly from the screen. This revolutionary acoustic surface technology actually vibrates the display to produce the all inspiring sound."

CES is an annual electronics and technology trade fair showcasing consumer electronics and technology from global producers since 1967. Based at the Las Vegas Convention Centre since 1998, the show has been the first to present multiple seminal products, including the video cassette recorder, compact disc player, as well as tablets and android devices.

CES press days kicked off on Tuesday while general public days will run from Thursday 5 to Sunday 8.

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