Speaking of LED displays at InfoComm 2015 one can’t help but agree with Jonathan Owens 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.
LED Screen Guru - large indoor and outdoor video display assistant - Planar
Planar launched a DirectLight LED Video Wall Calculator for its customers to simplify the process of LED display selection. A free, online tool helps visualize an LED display in various environments prior of making a purchase.
In the world of AV technologies the Planar Systems 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.
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.
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.
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.
Manufacturers compete for the sharpest image and offer features such as interactivity and compatibility with a variety of signal types to bolster the 4K market.
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.
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 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.
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.
Having showcased a technology demonstrator at ISE 2015, Planar Systems Inc. announced its LookThru OLED display line-up will be available in February 2016 and is ready for pre-ordering.
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.
The company expands its portfolio of online tools with the launch of PlanarView Visualization App. Based on augmented reality technology the tool allows users to virtually design display solutions for their real world environments.
Stylish, delicate forms, hazy glass looking surface. Transparent OLED technology from Planar combines fragility of design with high-end capabilities that outperform existing systems of content displaying many times.