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Hitachi 55HDT79 Plasma TV (55HDT79)

55" diagonal, 16:9, $2,799 MSRP Add to Compare List

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Hitachi 55HDT79 Plasma TV

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 Product Sheet    User's Manual More Hitachi
HDTVs and Monitors
  Display (Show Metric Units)
Screen Size 55" Diagonal
Display Technology Plasma
Resolution 1366x768
Pixel Pitch 0.90 H×V
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Contrast Ratio      **
Brightness      **
Displayable Colors      **
Viewing Angle      **
Display Life      **
Response Time      **
Screen Filter Anti-Reflective
Color System NTSC, ATSC
Formats 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i
S-Video 4-pin DIN (2 sets) Back
Composite RCA (4 sets) Back
Component (HDTV) 3 RCAs (2 sets) Back
Tuner Co-ax Back
HDMI HDMI (2 sets) Back
CableCard   Back
RS232 DB-9 Dsub Back
Composite RCA Front
Component (HDTV) 3 RCAs Front
USB 4 pin Front
Bezel Color Black
Power Supply 120V - 120V
Power Consumption      **
Standby Power      **
Dimensions (W x H x D)
(without stand or speakers)
59.5" x 33.1" x 4.7"
Weight 130.0 lbs.
Speakers      **
FCC Class FCC Class B, Home Use
Warranty 1 year
MSRP $2,799
Production Status Out of Production
Last Ship Date Sep 2008
  Additional Features
3D Picture Support      **
3:2 Pull Down Yes
V-Chip Yes
Closed Captioning Yes
Picture-In-Picture Yes
** this item is either not applicable, unpublished, or unknown
  Hitachi's Description
The UltraVision® Cineform 55" Plasma HDTV combines advanced original plasma technologies with uniquely streamlined design elements to produce a highly realistic, cinema quality viewing experience. Hitachi’s unsurpassed 16-bit/281 trillion color capability ensures the most realistic color reproduction possible.

The 768p high-definition display and high-contrast black rib structure combine to ensure the deepest blacks, truest colors, and overall highest impact in a larger screen television.

The new Hitachi PictureMaster HD III Video Processor digitally maps incoming signals and processes each frame for maximum sharpness and color reproduction while Hitachi’s innovative wide aperture pixel technology minimizes barriers between pixels, delivering a smooth, precise image.

In addition to highly realistic picture quality, the 55" CineForm HDTV delivers convenience with maximum digital and analog interface capability, USB photo input. The HDT79 offers the option of wall-mounting or using the optional power swivel table top stand or the basic fixed stand. Hitachi’s signature Cineform Series also features the TV Guide On Screen® interactive programming guide, distinctive black side speakers, and a slim ergonomically designed and Fully Illuminated Roll & Click™ Remote.

36 watt 3-way speaker system

Shown with optional swivel stand.

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