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SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwire – Nov 29, 2011) – Acer America Corp., today introduced the Acer HR274H, a 27-inch 3D monitor featuring new advances in 3D technology. Featuring Acer’s innovative chip-based solution, the new monitor is said to be able to convert any 2D content to 3D.
Through a single HDMI cable connection, the HR274H monitor connects to any 3D-enabled PC, Blu-ray™ player, game console, cable set top box or camera. 3D enthusiasts can then enjoy a broad selection of high-quality 3D content, including more than 550 full-HD 1080p 3D games, more than 100 Blu-ray 3D movies and thousands of 3D videos and photos from YouTube and 3DVisionLive.com.
3D for Everyone
Acer’s chip based solution converts 2D content to 3D in real time. There is no extra software required; the feature only needs to be enabled via the on-screen-display. This allows regular movies and traditional photos and videos to be enjoyed in a completely new way. In addition, it works with any graphics card, so popular PC games can now be viewed in eye-popping 3D.
Acer includes a set of polarized glasses that deliver 3D imagery and do not require batteries. The Acer HR274H monitor uses LED backlight technology. It is also RoHS compliant, ENERGY STAR® certified and is packaged in recyclable materials.
Pricing and Availability
The 27-inch Acer HR274H 3D LCD is available for U.S. customers at leading retailers with an MSRP of $599. It includes a three-year parts and labor limited warranty(2).