Toshiba Cinema TV Range

The Japanese giant has announced 6 LEDs – 55″ Full HD right down to a modest 23″ TV/DVD combi – all with “stunning” picture quality and “Cinema-style movie viewing.”

These stunning new Toshiba 3D Cinema TV sets have Edge LED backlit screens, passive and active 3D, 1080p Full HD playback, web enabled, Tosh Remote App (iOS Android), and Places a music, games and entertainment hub, are just some of the specs on the 2012 TV line up.

Social apps like YouTube, Facebook and Flickr apps are also part of the mix.

The high end Toshiba 55″ also has dual full-screen play mode for gaming and most of the sets have Intel Wireless Display technology, to connect your TV wirelessly from a WiDi compatible PC to view HD content on your big screen.

The six new models range from high end VL900 series 55″, to 46″ 3D LED, 40″ HD LED, 32″ LCD and a 23″ HD TV/DVD combi.

Toshiba LED TV
Click to enlargeOne of the major pluses of the new sets is the Active Backlight Control System that monitors the brightness of each frame and auto adjusts the TVs backlight to produce deeper blacks and increased detail, even in low light, says Toshiba.

Superb New Design

Danish designers Jacob Jensen  also had a hand in the design of the new LEDs to give some “modern elegance”

Toshiba 55VL900A | 55″ |

Available from August, RRP $2419 (inc GST)

This high end 55″ LED 3D TV has all the bells and whistles: super-slim Full HD1080p screen, Edge LED backlit technology and an ultra-thin bezel

It also has Motion Resolution technology that makes movement appears more realistic combined with passive 3D glasses, included (X4).

Toshiba 3D TV

But worry not if you don’t have many 3D titles yet, it has 2D-3D conversion technology and 2X USB ports to import content from other devies. Also available in 47″ screen size, RRP $1999 (inc GST)

Key specifications:

• 55″ Full HD, LED (Edge). Super Slim Bezel

• AMR400 (Advanced Motion Resolution)• Local Dimming

• Passive 3D. 4 x Glasses included

• Dual full screen play mode compatible

• 2D-3D Conversion

• Toshiba Places

• AutoView (Ambient light + Picture)


• Ethernet port Wireless Dongle


• Audio Return Channel

• Toshiba Remote App on iOS Android.

• 4 x HDMI, Optical Digital out, Headphone

• 2 x USB Port (JPG, MP3 DivX+ HD, MKV)

• USB Extended PVR

• Intel Wireless Display (WiDi)*

• 8 Day EPG On/Sleep Timer

• Parental Control

• Hotel Mode Teletext

• 3D colour management Game Mode

• 8 Star MEPS

• 2 year warranty