- 1080p native resolution
- 72Hz 3:3 pull down
- 60Hz 2:3 pull down
- Improved video processing and upscaling
- New Optimum Mode
- Smooth Film mode
- New anti-reflective screen
- Home Media Gallery digital streaming
- Two 18 watt speakers
- Inputs: HDMI x 4, Component x 1, Composite x 3, S-Video x 1, USB, Ethernet, VGA
Optimum Mode - a new mode introduced in the 2008 the Kuro line, this mode analyzes both the ambient lighting in the room and the content of the picture to automatically adjust the picture settings. The idea is that you set the television to this mode and never have to readjust, instead of having separate modes depending on the movie, weather,
Home Media Gallery - when connected to your home network through the LAN port you can view pictures, videos and music on the TV without any external device.
Home Media Gallery Format support
Video: WMV9, MPEG1, MPEG2-PS, MPEG2-TS, ASP, H.264/AVC
Audio: WMA9, MP3, PCM, HE-AAC, MPEG-4 AAC
Image: JPG, PNG, GIF, TIFF, BMP
There are three classes of Pioneer 9G Kuro televisions that have minimal differences between them, outside of an increase in price and longer warranty period.
Regular 9G Kuro
Pioneer Elite Kuro
Adds more calibration/picture adjustment options and modes, and a 2 year warranty.
Pioneer Elite Signature Series