Jul 29, 2014

Planar Mosaic Video Wall Creates a Dynamic Platform for High-End Apartments

In the luxury apartment rental arena in the Chicago area, competition is fierce. One forward-thinking player in the market, M&R Development, is setting itself apart and increasing leasing interest by making pioneering use of video wall technology from Planar in its new 73 East Lake building located in the city's trendy Millennium Park area. Setting a uniquely vibrant tone and identity for the building is a Chicago first: a lobby installation of a Planar® Mosaic™ Architectural Video Wall. Planar Mosaic is a new and dynamic platform with which a real estate entity such as M&R - or any entity for that matter - can differentiate itself, appeal More…

Planar Mosaic

Jul 22, 2014

Tapping into Power of Planar: A story of partnership

At this year’s InfoComm International show in Vegas, we wanted to highlight the Planar® LookThru™ transparent LCD displays. This product allows consumers to view physical products behind an LCD surface glass and is ideal for retail merchandising, corporate displays, exhibits, award or trophy cases in education or corporate settings, tradeshows, and a wide range of other architectural applications. To show off it’s capability to the fullest extent, we partnered up with Power Creative out of Louisville, Kentucky, to develop an experience that combined transparent LCD with touch interactivity. Being true Kentuckians, they came back to us with an idea to More…

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Jul 16, 2014

Ultra-Narrow Bezel LCD Video Wall with Redundant, Off-board Power

Since it’s initial launch in 2010, the Clarity® Matrix™ has been designed for 24/7 reliability.  Clarity Matrix's unique off-board electronics design means that any system failure can be easily accessible, reducing downtime and keeping your vital video wall up and running. Off-board power means no outlets behind the wall, a cool fan-less design which is whisper quiet, and the popular option for redundant power supplies which keep the wall in continuous operation.  With a 25 percent reduction in heat produced, the new Clarity® Matrix™ with G2 Architecture exceeds performance expectations even in the most demanding environments and improves reliability More…

Clarity Matrix

Jul 08, 2014

Why Touch Interactivity? Oh, Let Me Count the Ways.

Planar has a growing number of products with touch sensors integrated in adding interactive capability to monitors ranging from 15” to 300” video walls, like the Clarity® Matrix™ MultiTouch.  The brand new Planar® UltraRes™ Touch, Planar® EP Series and others have models with touch integrated, now in 4K resolution for even better readability and image quality. If you have never used touch interactivity on a big screen, you might be wondering how to best put it into practice.  To spark some ideas, below is a list of ideas how our customers can use touch interactivity to grow their businesses and engage their customers.  Wayfinding in shopping More…

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