|Pioneer DVD-V8000 Video Player|
Nic Rossmüller : June 11th 2006 - 15:04 CET
Pioneer DVD-V8000 Video Player : At InfoComm today Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. introduces its next-generation, full-featured industrial DVD-video player designed for professional applications. The DVD-V8000 builds upon its predecessor's advanced capabilities to provide users with a robust feature set that delivers improved durability and exceptional picture quality. The player's new form allows for easier rack mounting; a new LCD display and navigation keys on the front panel allow for enhanced ease of use; and USB interfaces allow connectivity for a computer mouse, USB Flash Memory or handwriting device. A product needs to combine the highest level of reliability and flexibility to maintain its usage now and in the future.|
Pioneer DVD V8000 Professional Player|
Said Linda Toleno, vice president of sales industrial DVD-Video products at Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. "Our DVD-V8000 brings professional DVD-Video to the next level with an advanced feature set that includes our own proven technologies along with the user-friendly capabilities that make it an ideal choice for industrial applications." Ideally suited for industrial applications that require constant operation in high traffic environments, the DVD-V8000 is Pioneer's most rugged industrial DVD-Video player with a Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) rating of 50,000 hours. All drive components are enclosed in a sealed, dustproof case with a brushless spindle motor for the disc drive and a stepping motor is employed to protect the optical drive.
Pioneer DVD V8000 - Front panel USB interface
For advanced control, the DVD-V8000 offers 9-pin and 15-pin serial interfaces that employ the full range of RS-232C commands. The 15-pin connector also supports the ability to build custom button input devices to control the player. Two front panel USB interfaces and one in the rear allow users to connect a computer mouse or special handwriting device. . Connection of a memory device to the USB ports allows users to load and save their preferred player settings, as well as any command stack data.
Pioneer V8000 DVD Player - Digital noise reduction
The DVD-V8000 features a new DVI-D digital video terminal (HDCP 1.0 compliant) and the user can choose to upscale the picture resolution to as much as 1920x1080i when connected to a HD display for delivery of the highest quality digital images from standard definition DVD-Video. To ensure high-quality digital video reproduction, 12-bit/216MHz video DAC, digital filters and digital noise reduction technologies are included, as well as Composite, S-Video and Component analog video output terminals.
Pioneer DVD V8000 - Product highlights
- RS-232C Interfaces - Connection to a touch screen, computer or custom control device
- Monitor Output - Allows for the user to simultaneously play and review video information
- External Sync Playback - A feature that enables synchronization and clean switching
- Pass Through - The player can accept an video input source via the composite connection
- Command Stack GUI - The graphics user interface allows the user to save video play lists
- Frame Search - A flagship feature of Pioneer's industrial DVD-Video players
Pioneer DVD-V8000 - Prices and availability
The DVD-V8000 supports playback of both NTSC and PAL format for the following media types and formats: DVD-Video, DVD-R/-RW Video Format, DVD-RW VR Format (CPRM compliant), Dual layer DVD-R Video Format, Video-CD, CD-Audio, CD-R/-RW Audio. The DVD-V8000 will be available in July 2006.
Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. is headquartered in Long Beach, Calif. Its parent company, Pioneer Corporation, is a leader in optical disc technology and a preeminent manufacturer of high-performance audio, video and computer equipment for the home, car and business markets. The company focuses on four core business domains including Blu-ray Disc and DVD, display technologies, Digital Network Entertainment and in-car navigation.