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Planar Luminate Ultra Series

Planar Debuts Fine Pitch, High Bright LED Video Wall Displays Perfect for Close Up Outdoor Viewing

Today, Planar announced a new addition to the company’s portfolio of outdoor fine pitch LED display solutions with the release of a fine pitch, high bright outdoor LED video wall designed for up close viewing. The Planar® Luminate™ Ultra Series LED video wall display features coated LEDs to deliver ruggedness and exceptional image detail for high-ambient light environments. The Planar Luminate Ultra Series is designed to enhance viewing angles, providing nearly 140-degree visibility with limited interference, even in direct sunlight. 

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TWICE VIP Award Winner 2022

Popular Planar Luxe MicroLED Video Wall Voted 2022 TWICE VIP Award Winner

Planar is the proud recipient of a 2022 TWICE VIP Award, a program recognizing the best features, design and value that new products are bringing to today’s consumers. Readers of TWICE, a leading outlet offering perspective and analysis in the ever changing and fast paced environment of consumer technology, named the premium Planar® Luxe MicroLED Video Wall the winner of TVs 100 inches and larger in the TV and video category.

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Planar Venue Pro VX Series

Planar Expands VP and XR Product Portfolio with Debut of Planar Venue Pro VX Series

Today, Planar announced the launch of the Planar® Venue™ Pro VX Series, a family of indoor fine pixel pitch LED video wall displays delivering exceptional in-camera visual performance for virtual production (VP) and extended reality (XR), as well as on-camera visual performance for broadcasters. The series combines high performing scan and refresh rates with high brightness and narrow pixel pitches, making it well-suited for LED XR stages in markets as diverse as film and video production, corporate, broadcast, rental and staging, and live events.

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Planar Luxe MicroLED Presented with 2022 Top New Technology Award

Planar Luxe MicroLED Presented with 2022 Top New Technology Award

Planar was announced a 2022 Top New Technology (TNT) Award winner by CE Pro. Recognized as one of the new and outstanding products or services in today’s residential segment, Planar Luxe MicroLED was named winner of the flat panel TV/Ultra HD category.

Featuring high-brightness MicroLED technology, deep blacks and superior contrast, the award-winning Planar Luxe MicroLED delivers unparalleled viewing experiences in uses spanning digital artwork, movies, sports and events, gaming, eSports, streaming, multi-window viewing and video conferencing.

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rAVe Best of InfoComm 2022 Award Winner

Planar Celebrates Two Best of InfoComm 2022 Awards from rAVe

Planar is the proud recipient of two Best of InfoComm 2022 Awards from rAVe, which honor the best of everything the publication saw at the June event. In the overall InfoComm 2022 winner category, Planar® UC Complete™ was named best new video product, while the premium Planar® DirectLight® Ultra™ Series MicroLED Video Wall was voted best new LED video wall product. “It’s always a pleasure to catch up with rAVe in person and give them a first-hand look at the pioneering display solutions we’re developing in response to evolving industry demand,” said Steve Seminario, vice president of product marketing at Planar.

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Planar announced today that the company was voted a 2022 Installation Product Award winner by readers of Systems Contractor News (SCN).

Planar Named SCN 2022 Installation Product Award & 2022 rAVe Readers’ Choice Award Winner at InfoComm 2022

Planar announced today that the company was voted a 2022 Installation Product Award winner by readers of Systems Contractor News (SCN). The premium Planar® DirectLight® Ultra™ Series MicroLED Video Wall was recognized as most innovative video display. Planar was also voted favorite video wall brand in rAVe’s 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards.

SCN’s Installation Product Awards highlight the most innovative commercial AV products of 2021 and 2022.

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