CinemaCon 2011
New Products Listing

Ballantyne STRONG Inc.
STRONG Technical Services is pleased to announce that its new Network Operations Center (NOC) is now open. As cinemas make the transition to digital projection, the NOC is a 24/7, 365 day customer service, management and technical support facility dedicated to monitoring all aspects of digital theater. With support for a full range of digital projection and audio systems, flat panels, and supporting networks, STRONG hardware, network, and engineering technicians can diagnose and, in many cases, resolve issues remotely, or coordinate parts supply and advise service requirements. Factory certified technicians and original parts are dispatched from the nearest STRONG service center.

Company Name: Ballantyne Strong, Inc
Address: 4350 McKinley Street
Omaha, NE 68112
Phone Number: 402 453 4444
Fax Number: 402 453 7238
Email Address: Francois.Godfrey@btn-inc.com
Website: www.strong-world.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #600 A

Barco-Digital Cinema
Barco digital cinema projectors
Barco offers the most complete range of 2K and Enhanced 4K digital cinema projectors in the industry. From the compact and budget-friendly DP2K-12C to the top-of-the-line DP4K-32B, Barco's projector offering includes a perfect match for every screen.

Barco digital signage
In addition, Barco announces its latest digital cinema solutions for in-theatre communications, featuring integrated content creation, and distribution and display modules. Built on a scalable, flexible platform, users enjoy unlimited creative freedom to design eye-popping signage and graphics to highlight their movie offerings. Built on time-tested technology, Barco digital signage products ensure optimum reliability and performance for years to come.

Company Name: Barco, Inc
Mailing Address: 11101 Trade Center Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
Phone Number: 916 859 2500
Fax Number: 916 859 515
Email Address: scott.freidberg@barco.com
Website: www.barco.com/digitalcinema
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #1006A

Cretors
CRETORS INTRODUCES THE MODEL 40 CONTINUOUS HOT AIR POPPER
Produces up to 40 pounds of popcorn in an hour
C. Cretors and Company introduces the Model 40 Continuous Hot Air Popper, the newest addition to its hot air popping equipment line. Ideal for caramel corn shops and other concession locations, the popper produces up to 40 pounds of popcorn in an hour.
The Model 40 machine pops kernels in a steady current of hot air, creating uniform popcorn with very little scrap. A built-in sifter removes unpopped and undersized kernels, while a digital control panel allows the operator to set an exact temperature for the best popping efficiency depending on the grade and popcorn used.

C. Cretors & Company
3243 N. California Ave.
Chicago, IL 60618
Phone: (773)588-1690
Fax: (800)228-1885
Solesen@Cretors.com
www.cretors.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: # 413F

Datasat Digital Entertainment
(Formerly DTS Digital Cinema)

Last year Datasat Digital Entertainment introduced the AP20 Audio Processor. Now the same 16-channel processor is available with eight channels. The processor offers eight channels of analog and digital inputs/outputs and features the option of upgrading to 16 channels when necessary. In addition to one S/PDIF and two TOSLINK inputs, the AP20 features four HDMI 1.3 inputs with Blu-ray HD decoding. The processor also features 20 memory presets for complete control of various content-change from a feature film to a live concert to a sporting event with the flip of a virtual switch.

Datasat Digital Entertainment
9631 Topanga Canyon Place
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Phone: (818)531-0579 or (818)518-8631
Fax: (818)357-5817
heather.brehmer@datasatdigital.com
www.datasatdigital.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: Neopolitan 2

Dolphin Seating
Stop by the Dolphin Seating booth so Sam and Julie Snell can show you the new $223.00 Dolphin VIP rocker. Comfort, class and durability for a great price.

Dolphin Seating
313 Remuda St.,
Clovis, NM 88101
Phone: (575)762-6468
Fax: (575)763-0440
samsnell@suddenlink.net or info@dolphinseating.com
www.dolphinseating.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #430F

Embedded Processor Designs, Inc
PlexCall eTOUCH Sever Call Button from EPD. eTOUCH is the first solid state server call button created for the theater industry. With no moving parts the robust sleek and elegant sealed design creates an integrated solution ideal for mounting into a table or seat. eTOUCH call buttons operate with EPD's PlexCall system and are available in flush mount or raised edge versions. Make eTOUCH your own with customized logos or graphics. PlexCall is the leading server call system for "VIP" or "Dine In-Cinemas".

Embedded Processor Designs, Inc.
A370 N. Louisiana Ave. Suite A1
Asheville, NC 28806
Phone: (828)251-1501
Fax: (828)251-1965
cpollak@epdesignsinc.com
www.epdesignsinc.com/index.html
Booth at CinemaCon: 730F

Filmack Studios
Filmack Studios announces advanced digital cinema production JPEG2000 deliveries for new and existing cinema trailers that help exhibitors promote, entertain, inform, and advertise.

Filmack Studios
Address: 223 West Erie Street # 4NW
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: (312)427-3395 or 800-FILMACK or (800)345-6225
Fax: (312)427-4866
Cell: (312)391-4762
robbie@filmack.com
Booth at CinemaCon: #321


Goldberg Brothers, Inc
Projection Port Fire Shutter
Goldberg Brothers reveals the Projection Port Fire Shutter. Goldberg has teamed up with a leading fire shutter company to design a shutter that installs easily in the projection booth to cover one or more ports, leaving alone the port and glass with the clarity required by the theater. This manually operated shutter is certified for ratings up to three hours and protects both the auditorium and projection booth with fusible links on each side. Optional electronic alarm control hooks to fire or smoke alarms. The Projection Port Fire Shutters are now available to meet fire code requirements in your theater.

OptiPure AR Safety
Goldberg OptiPure AR Safety is a safety rated anti-reflective optical glass that doesn't lose clarity. Final testing is being wrapped up and prototypes are going to be displayed at CinemaCon 2011. Goldberg's OptiPure manufacturer has perfected the process in which the tempering of the coated AR glass does not change the clarity rating of 98 percent. Goldberg anticipates offering OptiPure AR Safety this spring to early summer 2011 for both their current line-up of projection ports as well as custom size pieces for the replacement market. Reduced liability, peace of mind, code compliance, and reduced insurance premiums.

Reel Pendant Light
Goldberg at Home film reel decor products include the newly redesigned Reel Pendant Light that offers 110V, down lighting and works with various types of bulbs including CFLs and LEDs. This product is perfect for concession counters, restaurant tables and home theaters and is designed to add commercial advertising, as the outer film edge of the authentic 18-1/2" 35mm Goldberg reel lights up.

Goldberg Theatre Reel Sets
Goldberg Theatre Reel Sets are a great new addition to Goldberg's lineup of decor products. These authentic film reels are powder coated in dark rustic colors or in a light natural scheme, and available in two size groups. The Theatre Set has four reels, 32" being the largest while the Home Set has three reels and 18-1/2" is the largest reel in the set. Both sets are shipped with wall hooks and a strip of 35mm film to add your own design touch. Dress up your lobby or theater look with these authentic Goldberg reel displays.

Goldberg Brothers, Inc.
8000 E. 40th Avenue
Denver, CO 80207
Phone: (303)321-1099
Fax Number: (303)388-0749
john@goldbergbrothers.com
www.goldbergbrothers.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: # #101A


Gold Medal Products Co.
Now the taste customers love has 30 percent less sodium than our regular Flavacol®. The new Flavacol RSTM is a "Heartfelt Popcorn Seasoning" with four percent recommended daily value of dietary fiber. It's the perfect blend of ingredients without trace minerals to give popcorn a bright, appealing yellow color for maximum sales with less sodium.

Worldwide, more popcorn is popped with Flavacol® Seasoning Salts. We start with fine salt flakes that stick better to the popcorn and pack in the taste. Contact us today to make your profits pop!

Gold Medal Products Co.
10700 Medallion Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45241
Phone: (800)543-0862
Fax: (800)542-1496
info@gmpopcorn.com
www.gmpopcorn.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: 707F

Harkness Screens
Perlux® Digital retains all the features of the Perlux® line, with the added benefit of being optimised for digital projection. Screen samples will be available at the Harkness booth throughout the duration of CinemaCon.

"We developed our new Perlux Digital screens to provide cinema operators the ability to optimize digital projection and we are very happy to introduce it at CinemaCon 2011," says Andrew Robinson, managing director of Harkness Screens.

Ideal for larger screens with active and passive 3D technologies (not using polarized light), such as Dolby 3D, and for large 2D screens, Perlux® Digital requires minimal color correction during projector setup, thus reducing the complexity of converting to digital. Perlux® Digital is 30 percent whiter than the prior Perlux formation while maintaining the same impressive brightness, viewing angles and invisible seams that Harkness is known.

Harkness' Perlux® brand gain screens (Perlux® 140, Perlux® 180 and Perlux® 220) include both 2D and 3D screen surfaces for any size theater. Harkness' Perlux® screens are considered by leading cinema exhibitors and special venue operators worldwide to be the premier gain projection surface.

Perlux® 140 is a versatile 2D screen intended for medium-sized auditoria where as the Perlux® 180 is designed for larger auditoria. Both surfaces offer high contrast, bright pictures and wide viewing angles. Harkness' proprietary and unique seam welding process ensures its screens have no visible seams under projection conditions. Perlux® 220 is a special ultra-high brightness screen intended for 3D non-polarized light systems such as Dolby and active glasses technologies and is also well-suited for very large 2D digital auditoria.

Harkness Screens
10 Harkness Blvd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone: (540)370-1590
Fax: (540)370-1592
infousa@harkness-screens.com
www.harkness-screens.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: 904A

JBL Professional

JBL Professional has added the NEW 3730 Three-Way ScreenArray® loudspeaker to the popular line of ScreenArray cinema loudspeaker systems. The new 3730 is designed as a cost effective three-way speaker for small to medium size auditoriums with maximum output and optimal coverage and the patented technology found in all ScreenArray systems. The 3730 features a selectable bi-amp or fully passive switchable crossover and high frequency polymer diaphragm, neodymium compression driver for maximum output. The low frequency section has dual 15" transducers with ribbon wire voice coils for low distortion and high efficiency.

JBL Professional
8500 Balboa Blvd
Northridge, CA 91329
Phone: (818)894-8850
Fax: (818)830-1220
charles.goodsell@harman.com
www.jblpro.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #301F

J&J Snack Foods
J&J Snack Foods is excited to introduce a new flavor to our Minute Maid Soft Frozen line: Orangeade.

Rated # 1 in brand awareness in Foodservice, Minute Maid Soft Frozen Orangeade offers great tasting natural refreshment anywhere, anytime. The Minute Maid Soft Frozen Novelty line now includes four varieties: Lemonade, Strawberry Lemonade, Cherry Limeade and new Orangeade.

Minute Maid Soft Frozen Orangeade provides an easy to spoon texture in resealable 12 fl oz cups. Made with real orange juice, these portable cups are perfect for stadium, theme or leisure audiences. These naturally refreshing treats are also gluten free, Kosher Certified and contain 0g Trans Fat.

Minute Maid is a world famous brand recognized by 98 percent of consumers and served in over 40 million U.S. households.

J&J Snack Foods Corp
6000 Central Highway Pennsauken, NJ 08109
Phone: (888)JJ-SNACK
ddascenzo@jjsnack.com
www.jjsnack.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: 1012F

Kernel Season's
Kernel Season's® is premiering a new line of all natural, ready-to-eat popcorn at CinemaCon at booth #821F. The new popcorn line expands on the company's popular popcorn seasonings and gives movie theater owners and their patrons another reason to join the "No More Naked Popcorn" revolution.

Featuring four flavors-Real Butter, Aged White Cheddar, Zesty Chipotle Nacho and Sweet ‘n Salty Kettle Corn-the products are certified kosher and are a good source of whole grain, containing 9g - 16g of whole grain per serving, 0 grams of trans fat, no artificial colors or flavors, natural sunflower oil, real cheese and clarified butter.

Kernel Season's
2401 E. Devon Ave., Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Phone: (866)328-7672
Fax: (773)326-0869
KLaReese-Gaule@kernelseasons.com
www.nomorenakedpopcorn.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #821F

My Cinema Store
My Cinema Store is introducing the B.S.I. - 3D/Digital Micro-Fiber Kit. This kit contains the specially designed high quality cleaning micro-fiber cloths needed to maintain any 3D/Digital Projector. BSI's Micro-Fiber clothes used in this kit have set the standard by which all Optical Micro-Fiber cloths are compared.

My Cinema Store
30290 Highway 72
Hollywood, Alabama 35752
Phone: (256)575-2473 or (800)664-6420
Fax: (256)259-3208
www.MyCinemaStore.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: # 416

National Ticket Company
National Ticket Company offers Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)-certified products. Our 100 percent Recycled Thermal Ticket Stock comes from well-managed forests certified by the FSC. The FSC is an international organization that promotes environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable management of the world's forests. 100 percent Recycled Thermal Ticket Stock is custom printed in four color process ink. Several security features are available on Recycled Thermal Ticket Stock.

National Ticket Company
P.O. Box 547
Shamokin, PA 17872
Phone: (800)829-0829
Fax: (800)829-0888
ticket@nationalticket.com
www.nationalticket.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #505A

NEC Display Solutions
Equipped with the new 1.38" 4K DLP Cinema Chip from Texas Instruments, the NEC NC3240S digital cinema projector is fully Digital Cinema Initiative (DCI) compliant. This model provides a brightness of 31,000 ANSI lumens and offers exceptionally bright images on screens sized up to 105 feet wide. The NC3240S provides users with a modular design that simplifies servicing and minimizes downtime. Its clear electronic layout and wiring, easy prism replacement, and custom DMD shielding gaskets with patented reflector design help reduce maintenance costs and enable quick parts replacement.

NEC Display Solutions
500 Park Boulevard, Suite 1100
Itasca, IL, 60143
Phone: (866)NEC-MORE
www.necdisplay.com
Booth Number: 207A

Omniterm
Omniterm's new Digital Signage solution operating within our Integra Theatre Management Software framework enables theaters to control all of the digital signage applications from one central location. This technology can increase sales, reduce costs, generate additional revenue, and improve your customers' experience. Omniterm's Digital Signage solution is an all-in-one integrated solution that will save time, money and frustration.

Omniterm
2785 Skymark Avenue Unit # 11
Phone: (866)629-4757
Fax: (905)629-8590
sales@omniterm.com
www.omniterm.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon : #625F

Packaging Concepts, Inc
Packaging Concepts, Inc. is expanding its concession packaging product line and has partnered with AMC Theatres to introduce a new line of hot food trays. The trays are customizable to meet the specific needs of your theater. As movie exhibitors continue to increase their concession food offerings, PCI is there to assist with design, graphics, and delivery of quality concession packaging with superior graphics at an economical cost.

Packaging Concepts, Inc
9832 Evergreen Industrial Drive
St. Louis, MO 63123
Phone: (314)329-9700
Fax: (314)487-2666
info@packagingconceptsinc.com
www.packagingconcepts.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #824F

Peter's Pretzels
Peter's Pretzels announces "a New Twist on an Old Classic." Improve your sales with two new classic, premium pretzels: the cinnamon-filled twisted pretzel and the stand-by Bavarian twisted pretzel. Bavarian and Cinnamon Rounds can be featured with cheese, mustard, icing, or other dipping sauces in a two-compartment plastic serving tray. Our twisted pretzels are handmade, whole wheat and individually wrapped to extend freshness and increase shelf life.

Peter's Pretzels
30290 Us Highway 72
Hollywood, AL 35752
Phone: (256)575-2478
Fax: (256)259-3208
whemmerly@peterspretzels.com
www.peterspretzels.com
Booth Numbers at CinemaCon: 404 and 420

Philips
Philips announces four new xenon lamps specifically designed for NEC digital cinema projectors. The Philips XDC-6000N and XDC-4500N are designed to fit the NEC NC3200S and NC2500S projectors. The XDC-4000N and XDC-4001N are designed to fit the NEC NC2000C and NC1600C projectors. All four of these lamps are certified by NEC.

Philips Lighting
Mailing Address: 13700 Live Oak Avenue
Baldwin Park, CA 91706
Phone: (626)480-0755
Fax: (626)480-0855
entertainment@philips.com
www.philips.com/lighting/entertainment
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #503A

Royal Corporation
Waterless No-FlushTM urinals work completely without water or flush valves. The system is touch-free, easy to install, improves restroom sanitation and eliminates odors, reduces maintenance cost, and conserves water.

Royal Corporation

15050 Shoemaker Ave
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
Phone: (562)903-9030 ext.505
Fax: (562)236-1506
mabiaad@royal-paper.com
www.royal-paper.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: 817F


Schult
Introducing SmartbriteTM Infinity Signage & Displays

Investing in 3D theater programming? Set your 3D brand apart with Schult's SmartbriteTM Infinity 3D Signage & Displays, now available in extra large, LED formats.

Visit the "Green Corner" and view all the latest in SmartbriteTM energy-saving poster cases, menu systems and décor signage. Plenty of digital signage enclosures, surrounds and branding elements, too.

Schult
900 NW Hunter Drive
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Phone: (816)874-4600
Fax: (816)874-4607
anicponski@schult.com or jdurwood@schult.com
www.schult.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #813

Sweet Amanda's
Sweet Amanda's will introduce the worlds' first automated candy dispensing system that delivers both wrapped and unwrapped bulk candy in a convenient to-go cup. The kiosk also dispenses six general merchandise items including t-shirts, portable electronics and the latest novelty items. Consumers will notice the kiosks' graphics as they are lured towards the colorful automated candy store containing the best-selling varieties of candy favorites and toys. Consumers will love the oversized touch screen ordering system that looks and operates like today's smart phones and Sweet Amanda's proprietary video game options. Consumers can mix and match 16 of the top brand name candies such as Hershey's Kisses®, Reese's® Peanut Butter Cups and Snickers® Miniatures as they watch the unattended kiosk deliver their candy in a to-go cup. The kiosk is climate-controlled to maintain product freshness and accepts cash, credit and debit cards. Vice President of Sales Fred Bowers says, "With the Sweet Amanda's kiosk, theater operators will be adding 16 top-selling candy items to the concession stand without any labor or operating costs."

These cutting-edge kiosks containing over a dozen pending patents are all self-monitored and will communicate daily with servers located in Sweet Amanda's corporate offices. Sweet Amanda's will own, operate and service the kiosks, and will be placing them in theaters, malls, airports and other high foot traffic locations. "Our store is open 24/7 and ready to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth," says Bowers. Sweet Amanda's is a perfect fit for the theater industry as screen operators will be adding incremental concession revenue while keeping consumers excited through Sweet Amanda's unique purchasing process.

Sweet Amanda's Inc.
P.O. Box 190
Albertson, NY 11507
Phone: (888)388-1810
Fax: (516)280-6299
fbowers@sweetamandas.com or rbruck@sweetamandas.com
www.sweetamandascandy.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: 1017F

Taste of Nature
Cookie Dough Mix InsTM are a natural addition to any theater's concession stand that serves ice cream, frozen yogurt, milk shakes and other treats. The "Mix Ins" product is a delicious egg free chocolate chip cookie dough formula that can be poured onto any dessert as a tasty topping, even used on popcorn for those who like that sweet and salty taste. Theaters will be using the Mix Ins as an upsell item for patrons.

Cupcake BitesTM will be a play on Taste of Nature's popular Cookie Dough Bites® candies, which were originally introduced as a movie theater candy in 1997. While Cookie Dough Bites® consist of egg-free raw chocolate-chip cookie dough covered in creamy milk chocolate, Cupcake BitesTM will feature a cupcake center, covered in a yummy coating of frosting and topped off with multi-colored sprinkles.

Taste of Nature, Inc
2828 Donald Douglas Loop N, Suite A
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Phone: (310)396-4433
Fax: (310)396-4432
s.samet@candyasap.com
www.candyasap.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #424F

Texas Digital Systems Inc.
With Texas Digital's Outdoor LED larger-than-life displays, you can attract attention from afar and fill more seats. Use your display to play movie trailers and video posters, display show times, promote upcoming films and events, announce specials and more. The Outdoor LED displays can also be used to enhance your branding efforts by complementing your existing signage. LEDs are available in both full-color or monochrome and have four pitch options available, depending on the viewing distance.

Texas Digital Systems Inc.
400 Technology Pkwy.
College Station, TX 77845
Phone: (800)693-2628
Fax: (979)764-8650
cinemasales@txdigital.com
www.txdigital.com
Booth Number at CinemaCon: #1411A

West World Media
This Theater Facebook Application is automatically updated with your latest show times. Facebook friends can "like" movies, create events, and invite friends to use the app. Includes trailers streamed directly from our network and poster art, synopsis and cast information for each movie, with maps and optional theater location photos available.

West World Media
63 Copps Hill Road,
Ridgefield CT 06877
Phone: (203)438-8389
Fax: (203)894-8838
bwest@westworldmedia.com
www.westworldmedia.com

 

 

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suckerpunchfacebook.pngWarner Bros. is reporting that Sucker Punch managed to rake in $825,000 from midnight shows. That's not a bad start for a film that is being ripped to shreds by critics. This looks like it could turn into a classic example of audiences disagreeing with the professional film buffs. The action flick already boasts a 76% approval rating from nearly 28,000 user reviews on Flixster.

Zack Snyder's Watchmen made $4.6 million from midnight shows before opening to $55.2 million. 300 did $2.5 million en route to a $70.9 million debut.

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Washington D.C. -- Rosie Huntington-Whiteley will receive the "CinemaCon Female Star of Tomorrow Award," it was announced today by Mitch Neuhauser, managing director of CinemaCon, which will be held March 28-31, 2011, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Huntington-Whiteley will be presented with this special honor at the inaugural "CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards" ceremony to take place on Thursday evening, March 31st in The Colosseum of Caesars Palace. The Coca-Cola Company, Official Presenting Sponsor of CinemaCon, will host the final night gala awards program.

"With her upcoming role in Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Huntington-Whiteley is sure to show that she is a true star of tomorrow," noted Neuhauser. "We are thrilled to honor this promising young actress with the ‘CinemaCon Female Star of Tomorrow Award.'"

This Summer will see Huntington-Whiteley make her silver screen debut in the Paramount Pictures release Transformers: Dark of the Moon, on July 1. Directed by Michael Bay, Transformers: Dark of the Moon also stars Shia LaBeouf, John Turturro, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, Patrick Dempsey, Kevin Dunn, with John Malkovich and Frances McDormand.

Only 23 years-old, Huntington-Whiteley is a top British model who has shot three campaigns for Burberry, DKNY, Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and high street giant Karen Millen and is the only British Victoria's Secret Angel. In addition, she has shot a successful short film with the lingerie label Agent Provocateur and was named best model at the 2009 ELLE Style Awards.

 

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Hong Kong -- GDC Technology Limited ("GDC"), a world leading digital cinema solution provider, proudly announces today that its popular SX-2000 Digital Cinema Server with Integrated Media Block (IMB) is further enhanced with the addition of several new features. GDC cordially invites you for a demonstration of its latest product at CinemaCon, Booth # 1208A, on March 28 - 31, 2011, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

Launched in March 2010, the GDC SX-2000 with IMB became an instant runaway success with over 1,000 units shipped worldwide to date. Adding to more than 7,000 units of earlier models of GDC servers already shipped, there are currently over 8,000 GDC digital cinema servers in operation worldwide. GDC's IMB is the only IMB that has been awarded FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certification, one of the highest level security requirements specified by Digital Cinema Initiatives (DCI).

In the last 12 years of being a server manufacturer, GDC has continuously upgraded its range of products to ensure exhibitors receive the most cutting-edge technology which adds significant value to their business. The SX-2000 with IMB is GDC's latest product addition, a powerful and feature-rich server which is designed for DCI compliance and secure on content delivery as it can seamlessly integrate with all Series 2 DLP Cinema® Projectors. While retaining all the attractive features from legacy servers, such as instant playback of content from CRU drive, redundant hot swappable data drives and closed captioning support, the GDC SX-2000 with IMB has a number of powerful new features added to further enhance its technical capabilities, including:

• 12-bit 4:4:4 output images (left and right) providing the highest quality 3D playback and allowing for a much fuller color spectrum 500 times richer than that of a legacy server
• USB 3.0 interface support (optional)
• 3D Live support: RealD LIVE, SENSIO® Hi-Fi 3D
• Up to 4TB storage (optional)
• MPEG4 playback

Overall, the GDC SX-2000 with IMB presents itself as a sophisticated and highly reliable digital cinema server, offering a future-proof 4K upgradable solution which requires no retraining of the user interface. "Perfecting our Integrated Media Block was not an easy task," said Dr. Man-Nang Chong, founder and CEO of GDC Technology. "Being the first in the industry to receive the FIPS 140-2 Level 3 security certificate demonstrates GDC's deep understanding in the design of digital cinema servers, and our commitment to the industry. We invite you to join us at CinemaCon for a live demonstration of our latest new features which will differentiate your cinemas from the rest."

 

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