(San Diego, California--April 9, 2009) iZ3D Inc., designer, developer and pioneer of advanced stereoscopic 3D visualization systems apologizes to its customers, fans, and other website visitors for the recent http://www.iZ3D.com
During the outage, access to the company's 3D drivers, forums, support, and sister-site, http://www.3Drulez.com
, remained available.
"I personally apologize to our customers and 3D fans. As a way of saying 'thanks for your loyalty and patience' iZ3D is offering an instant $70 discount with the coupon code "website" for monitors purchased on our site http://www.iZ3D.com
in the next 30 days," said Thomas Striegler, CEO iZ3D Inc.
Software incompatibilities with patches applied by the website's host crippled its ability to publish dynamically generated pages. The company has taken numerous actions to ensure that this type of outage does not happen again.
"iZ3D is committed to making the best 3D experience possible for its customers. As such, we've accelerated the development already underway of a completely new web experience with great opportunities for customers to begin the transition from 2D to 3D. We invite customers that have purchased iZ3D monitors to join in the final designs of the new site. To participate in the process, send your ideas and wish lists to web3D@iZ3D.com," commented David Chechelashvili, VP Marketing iZ3D.
This offer cannot be combined with any other iZ3D product coupons or promotional discounts. iZ3D brand monitors are top-of-the-line 2D monitors the entire family can use for everyday applications. Then, with the push of a button, users can put on a pair of 3D-glasses and immerse themselves into a favorite off-the-shelf game in stunning 3D.
The iZ3D 3D monitor solution includes:
- 22-inch wide screen 3D/2D keyboard switchable LCD monitor
- 3 pairs of passive polarized 3D glasses (5 other models are available online)
- iZ3D Stereoscopic 3D and Anaglyph 3D software drivers (other drivers available online)
- Power and video cables
- Quick-start guide
- Free membership into iZ3D's upcoming 3D gaming network
Monitor specifications are:
- 22-inch wide screen LCD
- 1680 x 1050 resolution
- Up to 170-degree 3D viewing angle
- 5ms response time
- 700:1 contrast ratio
- 16.7-million colors
- 300 nits
The solution is compatible with Microsoft Windows XP and Microsoft Vista operating systems. Games written for DirectX® 8, 9,and10, require a graphics card with 2 video outputs (VGA, DVI, or HDMI). Most games written in the last six years are already designed for 3D, but until now lacked a way of displaying them properly. A list of games that have been compatibility tested by iZ3D, MTBS and customer testers can be found at http://www.3Drulez.com
Availability and Pricing
The iZ3D 22-inch monitor has a MSRP of $399.00 USD and is available in the U.S. at Fry's and Micro Center stores. Online retailers include http://www.staples.com
The iZ3D Version 1.09 Driver is available at http://www.iZ3D.com
. Standard iZ3D S-3D and anaglyph output are included with an iZ3D monitor purchase. The exclusive ATI 3D DLP output is free to AMD customers. All other drivers can be purchased at $49.99 per output.
About iZ3D Inc.
iZ3D Inc. is a leading innovator of 3D stereoscopic viewing display solutions. In addition to the design and marketing of 3D LCD displays, the company enables 3D content creation, and promotes the accelerated proliferation of 3D for entertainment and professional applications.
To present an uncompromised 3D experience, the company's development approach to 3D stereoscopic viewing includes optimizing solutions for gaming, home entertainment, and professional applications. Each solution is compatible with multiple graphics cards and includes high-performance LCD displays, lightweight passive polarized glasses, and blazingly fast software.
The company is also developing next generation solutions and enabling content for home entertainment and professional applications needing 3D displays to view visually rich movies, photos, and three-dimensional graphics with amazing depth, brightness, and resolution.
iZ3D was formed as joint venture of Taiwan-based Chi Mei Optoelectronics, a worldwide leader in TFT-LCD manufacturing and Neurok Optics LLC, a US-based 3D technology developer and marketing company. The company distributes its products directly at the iZ3D online store and through major online and retail outlets. Please visit http://www.iz3d.com
or call 858.646.3015 for more information.