New Technicolor and RCA Collaboration Will Bring HDR TV to Market This Year
LAS VEGAS – JAN. 6, 2016 – RCA, the iconic brand and long-time symbol of American ingenuity, today revealed its diverse lineup of products to be featured at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), as well as announced a collaboration with Technicolor using their imaging expertise to bring the magic of HDR home in 2016.
“Staying true to the RCA brand means staying on top of market trends, so HDR is a big focus, because it’s what consumers want this year,” said Patrick Deighan from Activeon, RCA’s US licensee for televisions.
Continuing its goal of delivering high quality innovation to market, RCA has unveiled a wide range of products to satisfy not only those interested in cutting-edge technology, but those seeking the best products and the best value at the same time. Some highlighted categories at CES will include RCA’s 4K and Android televisions, 2-in-1 tablets, dual-SIM smartphones, stylish new appliances and LED lighting.
“RCA’s 2016 product line has something for everyone, and every budget, with a full gamut of TVs ranging from 3.5” to 65”, tablets, smartphones and an extensive array of home appliances, all selected for great quality and value,” said Marie-Josee Cantin Johnson, VP Licensing, Technicolor (owner of the RCA Trademark). “CES is a unique opportunity for us to bring all RCA licensees and their products together and showcase the brand’s diversity.”
The new product line continues to showcase RCA’s position in a place of prominence in the consumer electronics space. Attendees can experience highlighted products for 2016 at booth #8632 in the Central Hall, Tech East throughout the show.
• 65” Android TV – Set features stunning 4k video, an advanced upscaling engine for lower resolution videos, and full Android TV functionality - including voice search, Chromecast capabilities, and access to the Google Play Store. (XLD65A65RQ) RCA’s Android TV will also be available in 50” and 55” models.
• Cambio 2-in-1 Tablet with Detachable Keyboard - All of the capabilities of a laptop combined with the freedom of a tablet, this 2-in-1 device features Windows 10, an Intel-Quad Core Processor, 32GB of storage and microSD support for up to 128GB. (W1162)
• Unlocked GSM Android Smartphone - Brand new unlocked phone, featuring a 5.0" FWVGA HD display, quad-core, Android 5.1, dual SIM card support, 8 GB storage, 1 GB RAM and dual camera. (RLTP5052)
For more CES product information and assets, please check out the press kit: bhipr.co/rcaCES
Further details on the Technicolor licensee collaboration, RCA’s HDR plans, upcoming products and availability will be available soon.
RCA is Made for Moments. For over 90 years, consumers throughout the world have depended on RCA for approachable technology and contemporary design in home entertainment. Bringing families together with the highest in value and innovation, RCA works with trusted licensees to deliver products including televisions, tablets, laptops, smartphones, and home appliances. RCA is a global trademark administered by RCA Trademark Management SAS of Technicolor SA. Learn more at rca.com.
The brand that revolutionized color television and built a legacy of quality and innovation is bringing families together to make new moments, just as it did over 90 years ago. Since its founding in 1919, RCA continues to provide the latest generation's families with some of the country's most popular televisions and tablets.
Technicolor, a worldwide technology leader in the media and entertainment sector, is at the forefront of digital innovation. Our world-class research and innovation laboratories enable us to lead the market in delivering advanced video services to content creators and distributors. We also benefit from an extensive intellectual property portfolio focused on imaging and sound technologies. Our commitment: supporting the delivery of exciting new experiences for consumers in theaters, homes and on-the-go.
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