Google Quits Glass, Again

by Omid Rahmat

Google introduced its monovision, LCOS display augmented reality (AR) Glass product in 2012, bringing it to maker in 2013 with a slick Apple-like marketing campaign that made many of us think we really wanted …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Google Glass| LCOS

Choosing the Right Microdisplay for Near-to-Eye Applications

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Insight Media has published a White Paper called “Choosing the Right Microdisplay for Near-to-Eye Applications”. It goes through the pros and cons of LCD, LCOS, OLED and microLED devices. The white …

Tags:LCD displays| LCOS| Microdisplays| MicroLED| OLEDs

JVC Shines in Review

by Bob Raikes

What They Say What Hi-Fi tested the JVC DLA-NZ7 projector which is able to support 8K display with JVC’s E-shift technology. The native contrast ratio of the 2,200 Ansi lumen set is said to …

Tags:JVC| LCOS| Projectors| Super Hi-Vision (8K)

Sony VPL-XW5000ES review

by Bob Raikes

What They Say What Hi-Fi looked at the Sony VPL-XW5000ES which it categorises as “the cheapest truly native 4K laser projector the home cinema world has ever seen” (£5999 / $5998). The unit use …

Tags:Laser Phosphor Projectors| LCOS| sony| Testing

New JVC Projectors Are for Simulation

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Apologies, in my recent IT²EC report, I missed highlighting that JVC has a couple of new projectors based on its DCI-4K (4096 x 2160) D-ILA LCOS chips. There is a 4K …

Tags:JVC| LCOS| Projectors| Simulation

Dispelix and Avegant Partner on Advanced Optical Solution for AR

by Artem Alekseenko

DispelixTM (Espoo), the acknowledged leader in see-through waveguide displays for AR and MR wearables, announced it is partnering with Avegant (San Mateo), developers of miniaturized LED-based LCoS light engine technologies for Augmented Reality (AR) …

Tags:AR Glasses| Augmented Reality| LCOS| Mixed Reality

CES 2022:Back to Reality

by Bob Raikes

The HPA Tech Retreat took place last week and Display Daily’s own Pete Putman gave a talk on things from CES 2022 and called ‘CES 2022:Back to Reality’. We were ‘drinking from the firehose’ …

Tags:CES 2022| LCOS| OLEDs| Pricing| QD OLEDs| SMPTE| TVs (TV Sets)| UST Projectors

Karl Guttag Digs Deep into Magic Leap Presentation

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Karl Guttag has reviewed the Magic Leap presentation presented last week and came to the conclusion that it doesn’t reveal much that couldn’t be discovered with a teardown. However, he also …

Tags:Augmented Reality| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| LCOS

JVC Aims to Widen its Market Access

by Bob Raikes

What They Say At CES 2022, JVC announced a new ‘entry level’ D-ILA projector built around an LCOS device that has a wire grid polariser and achieving a native contrast of 40,000:1 and dynamic …

Tags:CES 2022| JVC| LCOS| Projectors

Ei Live! Hit by Covid and Fuel Distribution Challenges

by Bob Raikes

A couple of weeks ago, I heard that there would be a trade show for the custom installation (CI), home automation and AV installation businesses, (Ei Live!) just a few kilometres from my home. …

Tags:Epson| Events| HDBaseT| Laser Phosphor Projectors| Laser Projectors| LCD Projectors (3LCD)| LCOS| Projection Screens| sony

JVC Launches e-ShiftX Line of 8K Home Cinema Projectors

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The 8K Association published some details on some new 8K/e-ShiftX that upgrades the firm’s e-Shift technology by doubling the number of image shifting positions for each frame to four. The projectors …

Tags:JVC| LCOS| Projectors