Hitachi announces ‘Ultra Thin’ 1.5-in. LCD TVs

Hitachi has achieved what it claims is yet another consumer electronics breakthrough with the announcement of its new line of 1.5-inch (35mm) Ultra Thin HDTV’s. Hitachi also expects to be first to market with its new Ultra Thin series, which will be available in the Japan market in December of 2007. U.S. consumers can expect to see Ultra Thin models in early 2008 ” many months before thin displays from other manufacturers.