Foxconn Shows Off 70-inch 4k2k LCD TV

Jun 24, 2013
Naoki Tanaka, Nikkei Electronics
The 70-inch 4k2k LCD TV exhibited by the Foxconn Technology Group
The 70-inch 4k2k LCD TV exhibited by the Foxconn Technology Group
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The group's booth
The group's booth
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The Foxconn Technology Group, a Taiwan-based world's largest EMS (electronic manufacturing service) business group, showed a 70-inch 4k2k LCD TV, etc.

This time, Foxconn exhibited the 70-inch 4k2k LCD TV and 70-, 60- and 40-inch full-HD LCD TVs at Display Taiwan 2013, a trade show of display technologies, which took place from June 16 to 20, 2013, in Taipei, Taiwan. All of the TVs are for the group's ODM (original design manufacturer) business.

The 70-inch 4k2k LCD TV is scheduled to be shipped in the second quarter of 2014 at a price of NT$700,000 (approx US$23,333). The release date and price of the 70-inch full-HD LCD TV are expected to be the end of June 2013 and US$2,000 (including a set-top box), respectively.

The video data used for the exhibit was compressed in the H.264/MPEG-4 AVC format. Its pixel count and frame rate are 3,840 x 2,160 and 29.97fps, respectively. Also, the logo of Innolux Corp, a TFT LCD panel maker of the Foxconn Technology Group, was shown on the video.