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Welcome to Planar's Media Room where you'll find the latest information on Planar news, high resolution images and corporate information. Additional product information, specifications and imagery are available on individual Product Pages

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News & Announcements

Planar® CarbonLight™ CLI Flex™ 2021 Tech Leadership Award Winner

Planar CarbonLight CLI Flex Named 2021 Tech Leadership Award Winner

Planar, a global leader in visualization products, is proud to announce that the company was honored with a 2021 Tech Leadership Award, which celebrates innovation and excellence in media technology. Planar® CarbonLight™ CLI Flex™ was recognized as a winner in the best production technology category by TV Tech, Broadcasting + Cable and Multichannel News.

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Planar MGP Series

Planar Expands Portfolio of Fine Pitch LED Display Solutions with Planar MGP Series

Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, today announced an expansion to the company's portfolio of fine pitch LED display solutions with the release of the Planar® MGP Series. The new family of fine pitch LED video wall displays introduces affordable solutions that are suitable for replacing legacy display technology. Planar MGP Series makes fine pitch LED an accessible alternative to formerly projection or tiled LCD environments including retail settings, classrooms, lecture halls and houses of worship, as well as digital signage applications replacing printed signage such as banner displays and ribbon boards.

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Planar UltraRes X Series

New Planar UltraRes X Series Combines Superior Image Performance with Commercial Reliability

Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, today unveiled Planar® UltraRes™ X Series, a line of 4K resolution (3840 x 2160) commercial-grade LCD displays featuring 700-nit brightness and a wide color gamut perfect for High Dynamic Range (HDR) content. Available in 75-inch, 85-inch and 100-inch sizes, Planar UltraRes X Series includes a 24x7 design and, when paired with the optional ultra-thin Planar® Profile™ Mounting System, users are able to mount the display close to the wall while remaining front serviceable.

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Planar TVF Series with Planar WallDirector Video Controller (VC)

Planar Announces Expansion of Award-Winning Planar TVF Series

Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, today announced the company is enhancing the Planar® TVF Series family of fine pitch LED video wall displays by offering integration with the Planar® WallDirector™ Video Controller (VC). The Planar WallDirector VC and Planar® WallDirector™ Software add powerful and secure video processing capabilities to the product while simplifying video wall control and management. In addition, Planar WallDirector VC is being added to Planar® TVF Complete™ 109-inch to 219-inch LED video wall displays, allowing customers to more easily acquire, deploy and operate seamless LED video walls in popular resolutions and configurations.

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Planar Recognized with Three Technology Awards for New, Industry-Leading Display Innovations

Planar Recognized with Three Technology Awards for New, Industry-Leading Display Innovations

Planar, a global leader in visualization products, is the proud recipient of three technology awards for new display solutions unveiled last year. Sound & Video Contractor honored the company with a 2020 Innovative Product Award for the Planar® HRO Series, while Digital Signage Magazine announced Planar HRO Series a recipient of a 2021 DIGI Award for best new product in outdoor LED. Campus Technology also recognized the Planar® HB Series Huddle Board as a 2020 New Product Award winner in the interactive whiteboard, display, flat panel or kiosk category.

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U.S. Government Division Expansion | Sandra Kanardy & Kit Shugrue

Planar Announces Expansion of U.S. Government Division

Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, today announced the addition of Sandra Kanardy to the company's U.S. government division.

The company is also expanding Planar's product security program to further adapt products and processes to best meet the product security needs of customers. Product security remains an ongoing and increasingly important focus for Planar to support customers in U.S. government and the various commercial markets in which the company supplies display solutions.

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