expected in September, Nuvision has slipped its first LED-based DLP RPTV into October as it announced the 52LEDLP is now shipping. The second 1080p LED backlit DLP we've seen after Samsung's HL-S5679W, this 52-inch set with LED "Phlatlight" brings all the benefits expected from the switch from traditional lighting technology, longer life, improved color reproduction, instant on (4 seconds to full brightness). Throw in 500 nits of brightness, over 5000:1 contrast ratio. dual 1080p HDMI inputs and you can see why many people are excited about the prospects of this and future DLPs -- now that this one has shipped, expect larger models to follow soon -- from Nuvision. The $4,399 MSRP still stands although it can be found for quite a bit less. We can't wait to check out a production model in person to see how it compares to the Samsung.