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News & Announcements

Planar Custom Solutions Honored with 2022 Stellar Service Award

Planar Custom Solutions Honored with 2022 Stellar Service Award

Planar was voted a 2022 Stellar Service Award winner by readers of Systems Contractor News (SCN), recognizing the company as an exceptional service provider for the AV market. Planar® Custom Solutions was awarded silver for best design service/tools.

Planar Custom Solutions brings visual creativity to life, combining art, technology and communication to do what’s never been done. The U.S.-based team of LED experts provides custom and unique LED display solutions and services from conceptual design through installation.

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Planar CarbonLight CLI VX Series Presented with Two Broadcast Industry Awards

Planar is proud to announce two broadcast industry award wins for the revolutionary Planar® CarbonLight™ CLI VX Series. The next-generation line of LED displays was honored with a 2022 NAB Show Product of the Year Award by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show as well as a 2021 Broadcast Production Award by NewscastStudio.

Planar CarbonLight CLI VX Series features unrivaled image quality and versatility to revolutionize the production of realistic on-camera and in-camera content.

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Planar and OptiTrack Present Broadest Set of Broadcast Technologies at NAB 2022

Planar and sister company OptiTrack, the worldwide leader in 3D tracking systems, today announced plans to present their most diverse portfolio of established and emerging broadcast technologies at the 2022 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show. From cutting-edge fine pitch LED display solutions for in-camera virtual production to state-of-the-art motion capture (Mocap) solutions for advanced camera tracking, Planar and OptiTrack will demonstrate the latest advancements for broadcast production needs of today and tomorrow at NAB 2022.

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Planar DirectLight Ultra Series Voted 2022 Innovative Product Award Winner

Planar DirectLight Ultra Series Voted 2022 Innovative Product Award Winner

Planar is the proud recipient of a 2022 Innovative Product Award from Sound & Video Contractor. Readers voted the Planar® DirectLight® Ultra™ Series MicroLED Video Wall a winner in the video display category, recognizing the solution as an outstanding product in today's ProAV industry.

Featuring off-board power supply, proprietary alignment technology, built-in processing and models with MicroLEDs, Planar DirectLight Ultra Series presents several display technology advancements that, in combination, deliver big performance.

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Planar Luminate Pro Series

Planar Introduces Two Quick-Install LED Video Wall Families for Indoor & Outdoor Use

Planar has launched two new LED video wall display families designed to serve the needs of fast-paced events and high-ambient light environments; the Planar® Luminate™ Pro Series and Planar® Venue™ Pro Series.

The new families feature mechanical elements that accelerate set-up and take down for temporary and mobile events, but also feature full front installation and serviceability, opening the door to more permanent wall-mounted applications.

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Planar Luxe MicroLED Honored with 2022 Picks Award

Planar Luxe MicroLED Honored with 2022 Picks Award

Planar was voted a 2022 Picks Award winner by Residential Systems, the leading brand serving the custom installation industry. The premium Planar® Luxe MicroLED was honored as one of the best and most influential consumer technologies introduced in 2021. Award winners were chosen based on the impact the product is expected to have on the consumer technology and custom installation industries.

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