Jun 23, 2015

If Your Walls Could Talk, They Would Ask for Planar

Dear designer, First off, thank you for building me.  I like to think that I am an exceptionally beautiful and functional wall and I am delighted to be a part of your space.  I think we will have a long lifetime of collaboration. I have noticed, however, that I am a bit plain.  Sure, there is a framed print hanging near the window and I like the shade of gray that you picked for paint, and I don’t want to sound ungrateful for the little adornment.  But we could do more.  I could be more. I have been comparing notes with other walls and it seems that there are lots of great options for facing me with a video walls.  Something that would bring me to More…
Jun 09, 2015

When does 4K Resolution Matter?

You’ve probably heard a lot about 4K displays, but you might not know exactly what they are or why it’s important. The short answer is that 4K displays have approximately four thousand lines of vertical resolution (compared to approximately two thousand for HD displays). But what does it actually accomplish when more pixels are packed into the same amount of space? Resolution, PPI, and VisionThe three things that make a difference in how you see an image or video on a screen are the resolution of the screen, the number of pixels in each inch on that screen, and your eyes. All of them affect your experience of the display in different More…
Jun 02, 2015

Planar is Coming to InfoComm15

It’s that time of year again! In just a few short weeks Orlando will be awash with the best and the brightest of the AV world – including Planar’s latest display offerings (but more about that in a moment). LocationYou can join Planar, and all the other attendees of InfoComm15, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Once you’re inside the building you can find Planar’s display at booth #1943. If you are planning to join us at the convention, you can use our VIP Passcode (PLA770) to get a free Exhibit Hall pass. NEW! Planar® DirectLight™ LED Video Wall SystemCome and see one of the newest additions to Planar’s award-winning line More…