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Feb 02, 2021

Planar Announces Expansion of Award-Winning Planar TVF Series

PORTLAND, Ore., February 2, 2021 - 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 More…
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Jan 12, 2021

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. "It is a special honor to have two of our most innovative new products recognized by members More…
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Nov 10, 2020

Planar Announces Expansion of U.S. Government Division

PORTLAND, Ore., November 10, 2020 - 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. "We are absolutely thrilled to enhance our U.S. government division with more industry experts and an expanded More…
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Oct 06, 2020

Planar Announces Planar EverCare Lifetime Limited Warranty for LED Displays

PORTLAND, Ore., October 6, 2020 – Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, today introduced the Planar® EverCare™ Lifetime Limited Warranty, a program designed to provide customers with complete confidence in their LED video wall purchase while reducing their lifetime cost-of-ownership. Included with Planar® TVF Series and Planar® TVF Complete™ LED video walls deployed in North America, Planar EverCare is unique in terms of its comprehensiveness and duration of coverage. Planar EverCare offers Planar TVF Series and Planar TVF Complete LED video wall customers in North America the following: Lifetime Protection: Coverage for as long as More…
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Sep 22, 2020

Planar Introduces Planar HB Series Huddle Board with Precision Touch

PORTLAND, Ore., September 22, 2020 – Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, is now offering the Planar® HB Series Huddle Board, a line of large format LCD displays optimized for quick and efficient collaboration. Planar HB Series Huddle Board features a highly responsive touch performance to recognize up to 20 simultaneous touch points from multiple users and an included stylus to accurately capture even the smallest of characters. With embedded tools tailored to in-room and remote unified communication, Planar HB Series is ideal for conference rooms, study group spaces, design centers and executive home offices in today's timely work More…
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Sep 01, 2020

Planar Expands Portfolio of Outdoor Fine Pitch LED Solutions with Planar HRO Series

PORTLAND, Ore., September 1, 2020 – Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, is bringing bright, ultra-high definition video outside with the release of the Planar® HRO Series high resolution outdoor LED video walls. The Planar HRO Series expands the company's portfolio of industry-leading LED display solutions with a high brightness, fine pixel pitch LED offering that is built for close-up daylight video viewing. The Planar HRO Series delivers impactful visual experiences for audiences even in direct sunlight. "The desirability of fine pitch displays that exactly hit 16:9 aspect ratio resolutions like Full HD and 4K, is well understood," More…
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Jun 30, 2020

Planar Introduces Enhanced Planar TVF Series in Response to Customer Feedback

PORTLAND, Ore., June 30, 2020 – Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, today announced the latest advancements to the popular Planar® TVF Series family of fine pitch LED video wall displays. Introducing a new 0.9 millimeter pixel pitch model, improved power design as well as new models to Planar® TVF Complete™, the enhanced Planar TVF Series incorporates feedback from customers, while preserving exceptional visual performance and simplified installation and maintenance. The new 0.9 millimeter pixel pitch model supports higher resolution video walls at a size that fits in more environments. Joining other models available in 1.2, 1.5, 1.8 More…
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Jun 15, 2020

Planar LookThru Transparent OLED Display Proud Recipient of 2020 BEST Award

Planar, global leader in visualization products, is pleased to announce that the company has been honored with Commercial Integrator’s 2020 BEST (Best Electronics System Technologies) Award, an annual award honoring outstanding AV products and services that are impacting the commercial integration industry every day. The next-generation Planar® LookThru™ Transparent OLED Display was named best video wall solution within the audio video products category. The new Planar LookThru display leverages the latest in transparent organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology to provide a self-emitting transparent display for truly see-through installations More…
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Jun 03, 2020

Planar Announces June 2020 Virtual Product & Technology Showcase

PORTLAND, Ore., June 3, 2020 – Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, today announced the June 2020 Virtual Product & Technology Showcase, a three-day, all-inclusive, virtual event composed of product and technology sessions, videos, demonstrations and more. Scheduled from June 9-11, in lieu of being able to showcase products at the InfoComm 2020 event, the largest professional audiovisual trade show in North America, Planar's own Virtual Product & Technology Showcase will introduce display innovations that would have been unveiled in the company's booth at the show. Planar's Virtual Product & Technology Showcase will also More…
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May 20, 2020

Planar Introduces Planar FX Series Fine Pitch, High Brightness LED Displays for Indoor and Outdoor Applications

PORTLAND, Ore., May 20, 2020 – Planar, a global leader in visualization technology, today announced an expansion to the company’s portfolio of cutting-edge LED display solutions with the introduction of the Planar® FX Series. Offering models designed for both indoor and outdoor applications, Planar FX Series fine pixel pitch LED video wall displays bring to high ambient-light environments the same level of close-viewing image detail and resolution historically reserved for lower light private spaces. The Planar FX Series offers outdoor models available in 1.5, 1.9, 2.6, 2.9 and 3.9 millimeter pixel pitches, featuring the industry’s finest pitch LED More…