SENSIO Technologies and The Walt Disney Studios Announce VOD Distribution
Agreement to Provide Consumers with High-Quality 3D VOD
to the Home
VOD licensing agreement is major milestone for SENSIO's 3DGO!(TM) VOD
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwire) -- 03/04/13 -- SENSIO Technologies
Inc. (SENSIO) (TSX VENTURE:SIO) today announced a 3D VOD content
license agreement with The Walt Disney Studios to make 3D movies
available for on-demand rental on SENSIO's 3DGO! service, beginning
in March on selected devices across the US. 3DGO! is a dedicated 3D
transactional VOD service that offers the largest selection of
high-quality 3D content to consumers whose 3DTVs support the
SENSIO(R) Hi-Fi 3D technology, such as Hollywood blockbusters,
must-see documentaries and special interest content. For a current
list of compatible devices, please visit www.3DGO.com.
At launch, more than 20 initial Disney titles in a variety of genres
ranging from animated classics to adventure movies, will be made
available in the US according to specific availability windows.
Sample titles available to 3DGO! for 3D on-demand rental include
Disney-Pixar's Academy Award(R)-winning Best Animated film "Brave"
and Disney's "Frankenweenie."
"We are very excited with today's announcement with The Walt Disney
Studios which heralds a new era for 3D movie watching at home," said
Nicholas Routhier, SENSIO president and CEO. "The Disney 3D library
is without contest one of the best out there and we are thrilled to
add an incredible selection of titles from a true legendary studio
and 3D pioneer. From day one, we've set out to bring the best of 3D
entertainment to our clients and today's announcement is the concrete
proof of the seriousness of our commitment. We are more determined
than ever to realize our promise to address the lack of 3D content to
the home and to support our SENSIO(R) Hi-Fi 3D customers with the
best library of 3D content in the market. We are really looking
forward to the next few months, as more content providers will join
us in this effort to give consumers instant and easy access to the
largest variety of high-quality 3D content."
3DGO! is the world's first dedicated 3D VOD service offering a wide
variety of content, including Hollywood studio titles, to 3DTV owners
in the US. The application offers consumers quick and easy access to
a wide 3D library, which SENSIO commits to continue developing.
Neither subscription nor additional equipment is required making it a
simple, inexpensive and ideal way to watch 3D in the home. 3DGO! uses
the award-winning SENSIO(R) Hi-Fi 3D technology, a unique
frame-compatible technology providing high-fidelity stereoscopic
images using conventional 2D channels.
For further information on SENSIO and its technologies: www.sensio.tv
About SENSIO Technologies Inc. (SENSIO):
SENSIO Technologies Inc. (www.sensio.tv) has been leading the floor
in bringing 3D video to the consumer since 1999. Its vision,
expertise and state-of-the-art solutions, based on diversified
stereoscopic image-processing technologies, have been trusted by some
of the biggest names in the media and entertainment industries to
power numerous industry firsts, initiate new business models and
generate immediate revenue with a distinctive 3D offering.
SENSIO enables its clients to deliver the best possible 3D experience
for the end-user through a broad portfolio of products, including its
flagship, award-winning technology, SENSIO(R) Hi-Fi 3D. Through
SENSIO solutions, consumers can access - with effortless interaction
and complete peace of mind - 3D content of superior quality to common
frame-compatible formats distributed over existing infrastructure
(cable, satellite or over IP) and displayed using any existing
digital equipment (cinema, home cinema, TV, game consoles or PC).
SENSIO is listed on the Toronto TSX Venture Exchange.
SENSIO(R) is a registered trademark of SENSIO Technologies Inc.
This news release contains forward-looking statements that reflect
the company's expectations with regard to future events. Actual
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SENSIO Investor Relations
Strategic Advisor, Capital Markets
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