Christie expands Velvet family with Apex Series of narrow-pitch LED tiles

On the 4th of February , Inc., a global visual and audio technologies company, announced the launch of Apex Series LED tiles featuring 1.2 and 1.6 millimeter pixel pitches.

Part of the Christie Velvet family, Apex Series is designed for 24/7 critical viewing applications including command and control rooms, and high security surveillance monitoring. The series’ high impact visuals are also suitable for corporate lobbies, museums, large-scale experiences, as well as indoor advertising and high-end retail applications, the company said. 

 Christie Velvet Apex LED Tile 1.2mmFeaturing the most efficient use of power, precision output control, advanced monitoring capability and design flexibility, with clear, detailed imagery, Apex Series delivers what critical viewing environments are looking for. Our design also includes the Macroblock Hawkeye Solution Platform for long term image uniformity, quality, and performance,” - said Nick Fazio, product manager, Christie.

The Apex Series is described as easy to install, configure, manage and service. The Apex Intelligent Module adds features that make modules ‘plug and play,’ reducing downtime and reconfiguration requirements, the company said. 

The new series includes the following features:

  • 16 x 9 aspect ratio;
  • Remote & redundant power supply;
  • 100 percent front serviceable;
  • Slim ADA-compliant design;
  • Landscape and portrait options;
  • Advanced monitoring capability (SNMP);
  • Apex Intelligent Module, enabling memory on module and more;
  • Native HD and UHD resolutions;
  • Micro adjustment capability;
  • Very low frame delay compared to competition.

According to the press release, the Apex Series will be available for shipment in April 2016 with a three-year parts and labor warranty along with the customer service and post warranty options.


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