Bang & Olufsen's New Generation TV Offers 7.1 Support without a Receiver

Posted Thu Aug 15, 2013 at 09:00 AM PDT by

The company's BeoVision 12-65 New Generation Plasma comes complete with a center speaker and support for 7.1 surround sound.

Danish company Bang & Olufsen have announced the release of their latest high-end plasma set. The BeoVision 12-65 New Generation is a 65-inch HDTV plasma with full 1080p picture and 3D capabilities. The set also includes a dedicated center speaker integrated into the bezel below the screen. In addition, the TV features a 7.1 sound module, allowing users to connect their surround sound speakers directly to the display without a separate audio receiver.

The TV also sports BeoVision 12 New Generation which includes different sound modes suited for various content, and TrueImageTM technology which will automatically up and downmix audio tracks to fit the user's speaker system. A 360-degree design is featured as well, allowing viewers to reposition the display with a motorized floor stand.

Pricing for the The BeoVision 12-65 New Generation HDTV has not been announced yet, but the television is expected to be available in September.

Source: Engadget

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