Coretronic, Calibre and Optoma Combining

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Coretronic and its subsidiary Optoma had separate but adjacent booths at ISE. Calibre, the UK-based manufacturer of video scaler, switcher, processor and control systems had been acquired by Coretronic last August and was exhibiting …

Tags:Coretronic| Interactive Projectors| ISE 2018| Large Display Monitor| Scalers| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 25 - Issue 06

DVIGear Supports High-Res Multiview

by Tom Allen

DVIGear has expanded its switching and scaling portfolio with the DVI-3580a, an UltraHD multiviewer switcher/scaler. The unit can accept up to seven video inputs: HDMI or DVI (x4), DisplayPort (x2) and VGA. Input formats …

Tags:DVI| HDBaseT| Large Display Monitor| Scalers| Switchers| Vol 23 - Issue 09

ISE is Round the Corner

by Tom Allen

Absen will be present on the largest stand it has ever taken at a European trade show. One of the standout products will be a real-time outdoor monitoring display called the L3. It is …

Tags:Absen| Asus| Barco| Collaboration| Colour Management & Processing| Display Mounts| High Brightness Displays| Interface Extenders| ISE 2016| Large Display Monitor| Laser Phosphor Projectors| Matrox| Nortek (Gefen TVOne Magenta)| Optoma| Peerless AV| Scalers| Short Throw| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Switchers| Video Walls| Vol 23 - Issue 04

RGBlink is All Modular

by Tom Allen

China’s RGBlink produces a large variety of digital infrastructure products, including scalers, switchers, routers, mixers and video wall matrices. At Plasa, the company was showing two new products: the Venus X3 video wall controller …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| PLASA 2015| Scalers| Switchers| Vol 22 - Issue 40

Calibre Boasts of 0.1-Second Black Time

by Tom Allen

Calibre UK (#3443) will be showing its HQUltra range of high-speed scaler-switchers for UltraHD content at Infocomm. These products use Calibre’s own virtual-ASIC video processing technology. The company will be present on Kramer Electronics’ …

Tags:Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Scalers| Switchers| UltraHD| Vol 22 - Issue 23

Big Plans for Nvidia’s G-Sync This Year

by Tom Allen

Nvidia has shared a whole host of new products that will support its G-Sync technology at Computex 2015, in Taiwan. There are no fewer than six laptops and seven monitors with G-Sync built in …

Tags:Computex 2015| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Notebooks| Nvidia| Scalers| Variable Frame Rate (VRR)| Virtual Reality| Vol 22 - Issue 23

iScan Micro is Tiny Upscaler

by Tom Allen

A tiny video enhancement system has been developed by DVDO. The iScan Micro connects between an HDMI source and the display and uses VRS Clearview. It is able to scale content to UltraHD at …

Tags:HDMI| Large Display Monitor| Scalers| UltraHD (4KTV)| Vol 22 - Issue 18

Calibre Gets Evangelical About Scaling

by Tom Allen

A new scaler for digital signage LED videowalls was released by Calibre UK. The LEDView325DS is designed to be cost-effective while also providing high-quality scaling (CEO Tim Brooksbank is particularly outspoken on this topic). …

Tags:Digital Signage| ISE 2015| Large Display Monitor| Scalers| Vol 22 - Issue 08

ISE 2015 Roundup

by Tom Allen

3M Touch was showing its latest 55″ procap touch monitor being used as a tabletop. The sensor technology is metal mesh (presumably 3M’s own – Man. Ed.) and can support up to 80 touches. …

Tags:3D Content Creation| 4K DCI| Android| Canon| Coretronic| Delta| Digital Projection Inc (DPI)| DisplayPort| DLP Projectors| ELO| Graphics Processing| HDBaseT| HDMI| Holographic Displays| InFocus| Infrared Touch| Intel| ISE 2015| Large Display Monitor| Laser Projectors| LED Projectors| Leyard| LFD - Large Format Display| Media Players| Microsoft| OLEDs| Panasonic| Panoramic Displays| Projection Cubes| Prysm| Scalers| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Stream TV| Switchers| Touch| Transport| UltraHD| Video Processors| Video Walls| Vol 22 - Issue 08

Atlona Scales and Switches UltraHD

by Tom Allen

Atlona introduced many new distribution products, with a focus on high resolution and framerates. The show marked the company’s largest-ever product launch. Two new HDMI-to-HDBaseT matrix switchers were announced: Atlona’s first able to handle …

Tags:HDBaseT| HDMI| Interface Extenders| Large Display Monitor| Scalers| Switchers| UltraHD| Vol 22 - Issue 08

G-Sync Confirmed for Mobile PCs

by Tom Allen

To date, Nvidia’s G-Sync technology (Display Monitor Vol 20 No 41) has only been used on desktop monitors, enabled through a proprietary module that replaces the scaler. That looks to be set to change, …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| Large Display Monitor| Notebooks| Nvidia| Scalers| Variable Frame Rate (VRR)| Vol 22 - Issue 06

Gefen Scales for Post-Production

by Raverstead

Gefen is ready to launch its new scaler/converter, the EXT-HDVGA-3G-SC. The unit converts HDMI or VGA video signals to SDI (including 3G-SDI and single-link HD-SDI) for post-production and broadcast applications. As well as conversion, …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Nortek (Gefen TVOne Magenta)| Scalers| Vol 21 - Issue 47