Disney Releasing HD Calibration Disc

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Update: Our review of this disc is now up. Check it out here.

Walt Disney Studios has introduced the Disney WOW World of Wonder Blu-ray Calibration Disc, its first-ever easy to follow guide to optimally setting up High Definition home entertainment systems. Available November 2nd, the Disney WOW disc is designed to help consumers get the best quality experience from their home theater systems, providing everyone from beginners and enthusiasts to experts and custom installers alike with valuable high quality calibration tools.

The Disney WOW disc has been engineered to meet or exceed the Digital Reference Standard for ultra high fidelity picture and sound delivering the best home theater presentation possible. It will be offered along with exclusive content on a bonus disc, an added Disney film and a high performance HDMI cable.

Viewers learn the basics of HD and home theater alongside Disney’s classic character GOOFY, then follow basic instructions to maximize home theater performance through an easy to follow on-screen menu. The disc packaging also includes an in-depth illustrated handbook. The Disney WOW disc is comprehensive and applicable to everything from flat panel displays and OLED screens to projection equipment and CRT based TV sets, as well as multiple sound formats ranging from Stereo to 7.1 Channel Surround Sound.

There are 35 easy-to-use A/V Calibration and Evaluation Tools for Beginners, Advanced and Expert Home Theater Enthusiasts. A/V Tools in the Beginner section are designed for ease of use in the proper alignment of home theater equipment.

The Advanced section contains A/V Tools that address professional evaluation and calibration tasks for specific monitors, displays, and projectors. Illustrations in the included 56 page booklet and the on-screen guide provide clear examples of properly and improperly calibrated A/V test patterns.

Disney has also linked the PDF Manual for the disc on their website, if you want to get a peek at the content.

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