SOURCE: Brillian Corporation

August 22, 2005 11:12 ET

Brillian President and CEO, Vincent Sollitto, to Participate in Upcoming HDTV Forum Panel

TEMPE, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 22, 2005 -- Brillian Corporation's (NASDAQ: BRLC) President and CEO, Vincent Sollitto, Jr., will be a panel participant at the upcoming HDTV Forum. The "DisplaySearch HDTV Conference 2005: The Future of Television" will be held August 23-24, 2005, at the Beverly Hilton, Los Angeles, California.

Sollitto will participate in a panel titled, "Rear-projection TVs (RPTV): Can Rapid Growth be Sustained?" on Wednesday, August 23, beginning at 3:55 p.m. The panel focuses on how far microdisplay RPTV costs and prices are likely to fall, RPTV vs. flat panel price elasticity, 1080p adoption, acceptance of RPTV outside of North America, and performance improvements.

Among the questions being discussed:

--  What type of market share do you expect 1080p to have in Q4'05, Q4'06
    and Q4'07 in this category?
--  What type of price gap vs. PDP at 50" do you believe is necessary to
    maintain a majority of this market?
--  Does LCOS performance warrant a premium over LCD and DLP? If so, how
Conference proceedings will be broadcast on HDNet, which offers a wide variety of original content in 1080i HD.

About Brillian Corporation

Brillian Corporation designs and develops rear-projection HDTVs targeted at high-end video/audio OEMs, high-end video/audio retailers, ProAV/CEDIA distributors, and their base of dealers and custom installers looking for breakthrough performance and image quality. The company is the first and only provider of Gen II LCoS™ technology used in these products. In addition to its high-definition televisions, Brillian also offers a broad line of LCoS™ light engines, microdisplay products and subsystems that OEMs integrate into proprietary HDTV products, multimedia projectors, and near-to-eye products such as monocular and binocular headsets. Brillian's LCoS™ microdisplay technologies address the market demand for a high-performance display solution with high-image fidelity, high-resolution scalability, and high-contrast ratios. The company's website is

Brillian, UltraContrast, and LCoS are trademarks or registered trademarks of Brillian Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • For information contact:
    Hope Frank
    Brillian Corporation
    +1 (602) 389-8986
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    Thom Brodeur
    Vice President, Brodeur
    +1 (602) 808-1165
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