3D archive

  • MSI GT660 laptop comes with passive 3D glasses
    Laptops

    MSI GT660 laptop comes with passive 3D glasses

    By 4 June 2010

    Notebooks have generally become cheap mass produced products, and it’s hard for any one manufacturer to differentiate itself from its peers, so everyone is looking for that special, stand-out feature. MSI believes its got one... Not only does the GT660...

  • Aiptek demos 3D camcorder at Computex
    Cameras

    Aiptek demos 3D camcorder at Computex

    By 2 June 2010

    Creating 3D video content is something that has been anything but affordable for consumers. But Aiptek, the Taiwanese manufacturer of many a cheap camcorder, has created the first truly affordable 3D capable model. The Aiptek i2 3D HD doesn’t look like...

  • Nvidia gets serious for 3D PCs
    Online

    Nvidia gets serious for 3D PCs

    By 1 June 2010

    Nvidia has announced that it is in cahoots with various partners, including Alienware, Asus, Dell, Microsoft and Toshiba, in order to bring 3D PCs to the world. Speaking at the Computex expo in Taipei, Nvidia also welcomed Asus chief Jerry Shen to the...

  • First look at MSI Wind Top 3D All-in-One PC
    Online

    First look at MSI Wind Top 3D All-in-One PC

    By 24 May 2010

    MSI soft has launched its first all-in-one 3D PC, which comes with a set of the company's own 3D shutter glasses - and we got a sneak peak at a preview in Taiwan. The Wind Top AE2420 3D – which could really have done with a more consumer friendly name...

  • How to watch the World Cup in 3D...
    Home Cinema

    How to watch the World Cup in 3D...

    By 20 May 2010

    3D is certainly riding on a particularly large next-big-thing wave at the moment, with both film and television companies hoping to bring ever more 3D content to the masses. One massive area in which 3D is set to grow is in sporting content, namely football,...

  • Nintendo 3DS to include 3D camera?
    Gaming

    Nintendo 3DS to include 3D camera?

    By 12 May 2010

    Sharp has announced the world's first 3D camera designed with mobiles and smaller devices in mind, leading to internet murmurs that Nintendo's planned 3DS handheld may well include a 3D camera. Sharp is saying that its 3D camera is capable of shooting...

  • Viewsonic £600 projector is 3D ready
    Home Cinema

    Viewsonic £600 projector is 3D ready

    By 6 May 2010

    It may be primarily aimed at the business user, but the Viewsonic PJD5352 DLP projector is capable of displaying 3D images from a variety of sources, as long as it's paired with active 3D DLP Link glasses. Natively 4:3, this isn't really a home cinema...

  • Suma technology goes hand-in-hand with 3D... Literally
    Gaming

    Suma technology goes hand-in-hand with 3D... Literally

    By 30 April 2010

    Inspired by the fact that 3D applications and games are popping up left, right and centre, design and technology firm Cambridge Consultants is at stage two in creating a complete interface system to aid navigation through this next-gen world. The Suma...

  • New AV receivers from Denon are 3D ready
    Home Cinema

    New AV receivers from Denon are 3D ready

    By 28 April 2010

    Denon has announced the first two AV receivers in its 2010 range, both of which comply with 3D standards. Although existing AV receivers and amplifiers, with HDMI v1.3 connectivity, are compatible with 3D video signals, they can't carry the 3D Blu-ray...

  • Motorola 3D handset leaks
    Phones

    Motorola 3D handset leaks

    By 27 April 2010

    This is interesting. Following a recent patent application for a 3D display on a mobile phone, a handset has leaked out of China Mobile that suggests that development might be further along than originally thought. The phone is labelled the MT810, and...

  • Sony's 3DTVs coming in June
    Home Cinema

    Sony's 3DTVs coming in June

    By 15 April 2010

    Sony has finally confirmed the launch of its first 3DTV, the LED-based Bravia HX803. It'll be landing in June, complete with free stereoscopic games for the PS3 and a number of 3D accessories. The Bravia HX803 features a 200Hz refresh rate, 1080p resolution,...

  • How will we watch TV in 2015?
    Home Cinema

    How will we watch TV in 2015?

    By 2 April 2010

    Is the TV, as we know it, dead? The last few years has seen more people ditching their televisions in favour of a bigger monitor than ever before. With movie and TV downloads (legal or otherwise), streamed video content from a host of online players and...

  • Visions of personal mobility: 2015
    Phones

    Visions of personal mobility: 2015

    By 2 April 2010

    The changes in the ways we manage and enjoy our lifestyle will be many and seem somewhat rapid to casual bystanders over the next 5 years. But to the digital residents and immigrants of today it will all seem very natural and logical, thanks to many factors....

  • Sony Reveals BDP-S470 and BDP-S570 3D Blu-ray players
    Home Cinema

    Sony Reveals BDP-S470 and BDP-S570 3D Blu-ray players

    By 8 March 2010

    Sony has announced a pair of 3D Blu-ray players which combine with the various 3DTVs making it to market in 2010 to deliver movie content in three dimensions to your living room. There's the BDP-S470 and the BDP-S570. The two models both offer DLNA...

  • Panasonic unleashes 65-inch VT20 3D plasma
    Home Cinema

    Panasonic unleashes 65-inch VT20 3D plasma

    By 17 February 2010

    Among the pile of televisions announced at Panasonic's convention in Munich is the inauspiciously-named TX-P65VT20E. That string of letters and numbers hides a monster 65-inch 3D-capable plasma television (seen previously at CES) which offers 600Hz image...

  • Panasonic reveals BDT300 3D Blu-ray player
    Home Cinema

    Panasonic reveals BDT300 3D Blu-ray player

    By 16 February 2010

    At Panasonic's annual convention in Munich, Germany, the company has revealed the DMP-BDT300 - its first 3D Blu-ray disc player. Panasonic is making as hard a push towards 3D as any, and wants to be able to provide end-to-end capabilities for shooting...

  • Acer reveals S5200 3D projector
    Home Cinema

    Acer reveals S5200 3D projector

    By 11 February 2010

    Acer has tossed its hat into the 3D ring, announcing the S5200 video projector - running at a 120Hz refresh rate. Plug in a PC with a compatible graphics card and grab some shutter glasses, and you'll soon be seeing images popping out of your walls, like...

  • Apple granted 3D virtual store patent
    Online

    Apple granted 3D virtual store patent

    By 10 February 2010

    Apple has successfully been granted a patent that would allow it to open a 3D virtual store, paving the way for a Second Life style world where you could roam around, looking at products, before making a purchase. The patent is titled "Method, system,...

  • Burberry jumps on bandwagon with 3D fashion show
    Home Cinema

    Burberry jumps on bandwagon with 3D fashion show

    By 9 February 2010

    The luxury fashion brand Burberry is to go 3D with its next fashion show, creating "fashion history" with a three-dimensional screening of its autumn-winter collection later this month. With the help of Sky, set to become a pioneer for 3D in the UK, Burberry's...

  • Asus announces G51J 3D laptop
    Gaming

    Asus announces G51J 3D laptop

    By 27 January 2010

    Fresh outta CES in Las Vegas, Asus is already announcing more products. This time, it's the G51J 3D - a gaming-oriented 3D laptop that's powered by Nvidia's 3D Vision active shutter technology. The main feature, of course, is the 120Hz display. That's...

  • VIDEO: Ortery reveals Photosimile 3D photocopier
    Online

    VIDEO: Ortery reveals Photosimile 3D photocopier

    By 25 January 2010

    In what's being described as a world's first, Ortery Technologies has unveiled the Photosimile 5000 a "solution for creating professional still photos and product animations in spherical, hemispherical and 360-degree formats". Quite simply, as the video...

  • 6 Nations rugby to see live sports 3D debut
    Sports Fitness

    6 Nations rugby to see live sports 3D debut

    By 12 January 2010

    England's forthcoming rugby match against Wales is to be shot in, and then shown live in 3D at cinemas across the UK, in what will be Europe's first live sports broadcast in 3D. Team sponsor O2 has revealed the match, due to take place at Twickenham on...

  • Panasonic builds 152-inch 3D plasma TV
    Home Cinema

    Panasonic builds 152-inch 3D plasma TV

    By 9 January 2010

    Now this is just showing off. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Panasonic is demonstrating one of the biggest plasma displays that we've ever clapped eyes on - it's a massive 152-inches across. For a sense of scale, that's the same as 22...

  • LG unveils 3D 1080p CF3D projector
    Home Cinema

    LG unveils 3D 1080p CF3D projector

    By 6 January 2010

    LG has unveiled what it claims is a world first - a 3D 1080p single-lens projector - at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The CF3D pumps out 2500 ANSI-lumens and has a contrast ratio of 7000:1. It runs at 120Hz in standard mode, which is then...

  • VIDEO: Nokia Image Space launches in Beta Labs
    Phones

    VIDEO: Nokia Image Space launches in Beta Labs

    By 22 December 2009

    Nokia has announced the launch of a new "experimental" app into its open Beta Labs for people to have a go and provide feedback. The new app, "Image Space", is described as a "solution for showing a new view to your photos, as well as to those from your...