UAE firm launches portable 3-D player
Merlin’s Dh1,500 Pocket Theatre enables easy viewing by eliminating need for special glasses
By Derek Baldwin
Dubai: Capitalising on the latest three-dimensional craze spurred by the hugely successful movie Avatar, two brothers running a Dubai-based electronics company say they have released the world’s first portable 3-D movie player that does not require special glasses.
Dubai-born brothers Sharad and Rohit Bachani say their UAE-based company Merlin has launched its new Pocket Theatre 3D on big-named store shelves across the country.
“Glasses-free 3-D — also known as auto-stereoscopic 3-D is a technology that promises to change the way people view 3D content,” Rohit, sales and marketing head of Merlin, told Gulf News.
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