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LED video solutions at InfoComm 2015

InfoComm 2015

Speaking of LED displays at InfoComm 2015 one can’t help but agree with from CTS: “The LED pixel pitches were tighter, the displays were bigger, and 4k seemed to be the phrase of the week”. This apt conclusion summarizes the main trends in the large LED displays market today. InfoComm 2015 found major LED manufacturers presenting fine pitch solutions for the control room, boardroom, retail and corporate applications at close viewing distances (1.3 meters and less). Here is our brief summary of the most remarkable products showcased.

Expert Opinion: Steve Seminario, Planar Systems


In the world of AV technologies the brand needs little introduction. With three decades of experience in flat panel display technology, projection, and processing, Planar has led over sixty innovations in the display industry. Its unique display solutions are successfully deployed in the most demanding environments across many markets. At InfoComm 2015 Planar DirectLight LED Video Wall System received four industry awards and was highly commended by leading experts in the field. Following the company’s recent success we asked Steve Seminario, senior product marketing manager for Planar Systems, to share his insights regarding LED market trends. 

InfoComm 2017 showcase: the newest in LED

InfoComm 2017 the newest in LED

The InfoComm 2017 exhibit took place June 14-16 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Here is our brief summary of the latest in LED video display and processing technologies that were showcased there.

Interactive LED: technology brought about by touch

Interactive LED: technology brought about by touch

As industry keeps on moving towards signage, interactivity plays center stage as a prime instrument of customers’ engagement. It quickly becomes a key growth area for further developments. A variety of techniques used to communicate with users on large video walls includes crowd cameras, face recognition, interactive content changing, and of course touch technology.

ISE 2017: resolution and processing rule supreme

LED video display systems at ISE 2017

The ISE 2017, a joint venture of CEDIA and InfoComm, took place from 7-10 of February in Amsterdam RAI. The event drew nearly 74 thousand attendees who came to experience first-hand the cutting edge innovations from all sectors of AV industry. Growing bigger each year, ISE sets its own records and reflect dynamic and vibrant progress that the AV community undergoes these days.

LED displays at ISE 2016: chasing the elusive pixel

ISE 2016

From the 9th till the 12th of February the world of pro AV centralized in Amsterdam to experience one of the most prominent industry events, the Integrated Systems Europe. With the record number of registered attendees topping 65 000, over 1000 exhibitors on the show floor and the most extensive education programs from CEDIA and InfoComm, the ISE2016 has been officially confirmed as the biggest and best show so far in its 13-year history.

LED video industry old-timers: the age of credibility

Daktronics digital scoreboard Cicero-North Syracuse, NY, 1999 LED video industry old-timers: the age of credibility

Today, when digital technologies are at their height, the market of LED displays is a dynamic, competitive space that features all kinds of product offerings. With its history dating back a little more than two decades, it is quite young yet develops in giant leaps, especially recently. Among the abundance of companies that the market is burgeoning with, there are those that have been maneuvering through its turbulent waters over twenty years, facing challenges, living through ups and downs yet inexorably moving to success.

Leyard unveils industry’s first touch-enabled LED video wall

Leyard LED MultiTouch

Leyard and Planar, a Leyard company, have announced the launch of the LED MultiTouch, a patent-pending technology that brings interactivity to LED video walls. The solution together with several other LED and LCD video wall innovations applicable in broadcasting was presented at NAB Show, which took place on 16-21 of April in Las Vegas, NV, USA.

Leyard unveils next generation of DirectLight Series

Leyard unveils next generation of DirectLight Series

The company has announced the expansion of DirectLight product family of LED video walls with new finer pixel pitch models. The added products are described as having superior front service mounting and other proprietary features.

Planar Unveiled DirectLight LED Video Wall System at DSE 2015

Planar DirectLight LED

March 10-13, Las Vegas, NV, USA. At the world's largest tradeshow of digital display and interactive technologies, Planar announced the DirectLight LED Video Wall System, which is a family of seamless, ultra-fine pitch direct view LED video walls.