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Planar Luminate Ultra News 730X486
Sep 27, 2022

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

Today, Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, 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. Featuring models in 1.5 and 1.9 millimeter pixel pitches and up to More…
Planar Luxe Twice Award 2022 News 730X486
Sep 20, 2022

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

Planar, a global leader in visualization products, 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. Planar Luxe MicroLED professional-grade, ultra-fine pitch MicroLED displays support luxury living, offering 4K and 8K resolutions and high-contrast, high-brightness MicroLED technology More…
Planar Venue Pro VX News 730X486
Sep 13, 2022

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

Today, Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, 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. Designed to support hanging, stacked or wall-mounted More…
Planar Cepro TNT Award News 730X486
Aug 09, 2022

Planar Luxe MicroLED Presented with 2022 Top New Technology Award

Planar, a global leader in visualization products, 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. “We are proud to have the popular Planar Luxe MicroLED displays More…
Planar Infocomm 2022 RAVE News 730X486
Jul 12, 2022

Planar Celebrates Two Best of InfoComm 2022 Awards from rAVe

Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, 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 More…
Planar Infocomm 2022 News 730X486
Jun 28, 2022

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, along with recognizing manufacturers who continue to set the bar higher for their ProAV customers. Winning products were announced during a ceremony in Las Vegas during InfoComm 2022. The company was also voted More…
Planar Infocomm 2022 News 730X486
Jun 08, 2022

Planar Demonstrates Collection of Cutting-Edge Corporate Display Solutions at InfoComm 2022

Today, Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, announced the company will showcase a selection of industry-leading LED display solutions designed to deliver next-generation experiences in workplace settings at InfoComm 2022. From fine pitch LED solutions delivering unparalleled visual performance and flexibility, including a new line of seamless, wide-view LED displays for modern-day hybrid meetings, to an LED volume for extended reality (XR) for corporate communications, Planar will showcase the company’s most advanced set of LED display solutions for customers in corporate applications and beyond. “At InfoComm 2022, Planar is More…
Planar CAD Team Announcement News 730X486
Jun 01, 2022

Planar Announces Expansion of Consultant, Architect and Designer Group

Planar, the global leader in visualization technology, today announced an expansion of the company’s Consultant, Architect and Designer (CAD) Group in North America. The dedicated team helps AV technology consultants simplify the process of designing complex video walls and other display solutions into their customers’ most important and demanding projects. Planar’s CAD Group analyzes client project requirements and specifications, addresses design challenges, and delivers visualization systems that delight even the most demanding and creative technology visionaries. The CAD Group is also an avenue for the design community to provide feedback to More…
Planar SCN Stellar Service Award 2022 News 730X486
May 17, 2022

Planar Custom Solutions Honored with 2022 Stellar Service Award

Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, 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. The Stellar Service Awards celebrate the people behind today's technological More…
Planar NAB 2022 Awards News 730X486
May 10, 2022

Planar CarbonLight CLI VX Series Presented with Two Broadcast Industry Awards

Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, 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. Available in 1.9 and 2.6 millimeter pixel pitches and featuring models with Brompton and Colorlight controllers, More…