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Update 6/9/10: Sony 3D models went on pre-sale today at Sony Style stores with a shipping date on the KDL-40HX800, KDL-46HX800 and the KDL-52HX800 of 6/15/10

(June 6, 2010) This week, Sony will become the third TV maker to offer Full HD 3D TVs for sale in the USA. Sony Style Stores received their first shipments of the KDL-46HX800 this past Friday, with an official launch and pre-sale date of June 9, according to a Sony source.

The HX800 series is 3D ready, meaning it requires an 3D infra-red emitter and glasses, which are sold separately. The HX800 features a dynamic edge lit LED LCD panel, Full HD 1080p resolution, Motionflow Pro 240Hz technology and is Wi-Fi adapter ready.

Sony’s 3D glasses will be priced at $150 per pair. Sony plans to offer two more series of 3D TVs this year. The HX800 series is its entry level 3D TV. Pricing will be announced  this week. We will follow-up with more information and an initial evaluation.

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Ditto for Panasonic’s 3D models [amazonify]B003NA1AGM::text::::TC-P50VT25 [/amazonify], [amazonify]B003NA1JK4::text::::TC-P54VT25[/amazonify],[amazonify]B003N3BV5O::text::::TC-P58VT25[/amazonify],[amazonify]B003N3BV90::text::::TC-P65VT25[/amazonify]

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