Oct 31, 2013

Clarity Matrix Video Wall at National Geographic Museum

An exhibit at the National Geographic Museum in Washington D.C. pays unique tribute to the 125 years of work of the society’s explorers, photographers and scientists while also looking forward to the future of the society. The exhibit presents a larger-than-life picture of the many facets of our world on a Clarity® Matrix™ LCD Video Wall System, from Planar, whose physical layout provides a novel and engaging platform that maximizes the impact of the National Geographic Society’s renowned visual content. The video wall consists of a 12-panel (4x3) array of Clarity® Matrix™ MX46HD LCD video wall displays. It was installed by Sterling, Virginia-based More…

Clarity Matrix

Oct 18, 2013

Planar is Your Source for TAA-Compliant Video Products

The United States government sputtered back to life yesterday after President Obama and Congress ended a 16-day shutdown clearing the way for federal agencies to deliver services and welcome back hundreds of thousands of furloughed workers.  It is common practice for US government agencies and state and local institutions to utilize purchasing guidelines from the General Services Administration (GSA) in order to procure goods and services. Resellers and integrators put products on GSA Schedules, which establishes long-term government-wide contracts with these commercial firms. The GSA estimates that $50 billion dollars a year or 10 percent of the More…

Clarity Matrix , Clarity LED Series , planar lookthru , PS-Series , ep-series , Planar Mosaic , Planar UltraRes , planar ultralux , planar systems

Oct 07, 2013

Finding 4k Reference Content for the Planar UltraRes and Clarity Matrix LCD Video Walls

As people are using the Planar® UltraRes™ or building video walls using Clarity® Matrix™ for demonstration, art, or ambiance, we get questions from our reseller partners and their clients as to where they can find content to show off the incredible resolution and visual performance of these displays. For instance, a 3x3 Clarity Matrix of our MX-46 is over 5,760 pixels wide and the ultra HD resolution of the Planar UltraRes measured 3840 x 2160 pixels on a single 84” display canvas. Although these displays can certainly show video content from traditional sources like BluRay or PC sources, and can upscale 1080p content beautifully, nothing beats More…

Clarity Matrix , Planar Mosaic , 4K , Planar UltraRes , PXL2790MW

Oct 02, 2013

Ultra HD on the Desktop

Full HD has been around a while and is the current display resolution of choice for most desktop environments. But as we’ve become more dependent on digital information and feeds, the 1920x1080 resolution of Full HD has become limiting. Many people have discovered that by combining multiple Full HD displays, you can increase productivity by as much as 200 percent. Users that have multiple screens won’t go back to a single screen and report increased user satisfaction. However, professionals with deep pockets have long known that there are better options than Full HD. So The next level up is QHD or 2560x1440 - these displays give 77% more desktop More…

UltraRes , PXL2790MW , Quad HD