There is 3D content available in the form of movies, games, and TV programming. Major college and professional sporting events, such as the FIFA® World Cup tournament, are also available in 3D.
3D Television Broadcasts:
- The ESPN® network broadcasts a number of different sporting events in 3D.
- Sony, along with its partners Discovery Communications and IMAX, launched a 24/7 fully programmed and general entertainment 3D television network called 3net in the U.S.
- The DIRECTV® satellite service provider offers some 3D channels and content as part of their HD Access option - visit http://www.directv.com for more information.
- Some cable providers now offer 3D channels and content.
NOTE: For more information about any of the above programming, contact your local cable or satellite provider.
3D Blu-ray Disc® Movies:
- You can watch 3D Blu-ray Disc movie titles in beautiful HDTV 3D quality by connecting a 3D-capable Blu-ray Disc player or Playstation®3 (PS3) gaming device to your 3D TV using a high-speed HDMI® cable.
- Sony Pictures and Sony Home Entertainment are now providing many different movie titles in 3D.
NOTE: Visit http://www.Blu-ray.com/3d/ for pre-release information and anticipated release dates for 3D Blu-ray Disc movie titles.
3D Games: At this time 3D gaming titles are only available for the PS3 game console. For information about available 3D games, visit the http://www.playstation.com website.
3D Photos: Still photos recorded in 3D can be displayed from a USB device, such as a digital camera.
3D Video: Personal video recorded in 3D with the Sony® 3D bloggie® HD cameras and Full HD 3D Handycam® camcorders is supported.
NOTE: The 3D quality of the content being viewed depends on how it was recorded.