Vol 22 - Issue 26


Four of Top Monitor Vendors Experience Declines

by Tom Allen

More than 29 million PC monitors were shipped worldwide in Q1’15, according to IDC. The figure represents a 12% fall YoY, and was 1.5% below the firm’s forecast. There were some bright spots – …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| IDC| Large Display Monitor| Market Data| Vol 22 - Issue 26| Worldwide

Sources: Samsung Will Sell 15,000 SUHD TVs

by Milos Pavlovic

Asian sources have said that Samsung’s SUHD TV sales have passed 10,000 units in the last three months. Sales are expected to continue to climb, to 15,000 units in the first half of 2015. …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Samsung| TV Set Market| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Technicolor Launches Single-Stream HDR Reference Code

by Tom Allen

A reference code of Technicolor’s single-stream HDR solution is now available for testing. The solution is intended for broadcasters, pay-tv operators and OTT streaming services looking to migrate to HDR video. Technicolor’s solution creates …

Tags:HDR - High Dynamic Range| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Technicolor| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Visix Shows Newest AxisTV 9.2 at Infocomm 2015

by Norbert Hildebrand

Visix, the Georgia, USA-based provider of digital signage software premiered its latest version of AxisTV 9.2 at Infocomm 2015. The web access TV solution runs either from a dedicated server or in the cloud. …

Tags:Digital Signage Software| Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Streaming Video| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Wolf Vision Introduces Cynap Collaboration System at Infocomm 2015

by Norbert Hildebrand

Wolf Vision is introducing a new collaboration system called Cynet. The system is a complete media server that includes recording, streaming, media player and offers full BYOD support. It is fully compatible with iOS, …

Tags:BYOD| Collaboration| Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Apantac Shows 4×4 HDMI matrix Switch at Infocomm 2015

by Norbert Hildebrand

Apantac, the Oregon, USA-based manufacturer of pro AV components such as switches, matrices, receivers, splitters, converters, scalers and signal processing equipment, announced a 4×4 HDMI clean seamless matrix switch with HDBaseT connectivity. The switch …

Tags:Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Switchers| Video Walls| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Sunbrite DS Shows 2,500 nit Outdoor Display

by Norbert Hildebrand

Sunbrite DS, the California-based company which manufactures outdoor digital signage and TV displays, announced two new devices at Infocomm 2015. The first LCD display is the 55″ Marquee with a brightness of up to …

Tags:High Brightness Displays| Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Outdoor Displays| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Samsung Pushes LED Again

by Bob Raikes

We met up with Samsung and got a tour of the booth. The big news is, of course, the further development of direct LED, with 1.5mm indoor product coming from Samsung’s own LED display …

Tags:Broadcast Monitors| Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| OLEDs| Samsung| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Transparent Displays| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Mersive Adds Solstice Pod to its Collaboration Solution

by Norbert Hildebrand

Mersive, the Colorado, USA-based company, announced its new Solistic Pod solution at Infocomm. The box is Android-based and provides display support up to UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution via an HDMI 1.4 connector. 4k …

Tags:Android| Collaboration| Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 26| wireless AV

Jupiter Brings Canvas CRS-4K to the US

by Norbert Hildebrand

Jupiter Systems brought its Canvas CRS-4K conference room system for the first time to Infocomm and announced that the system is now shipping to customers. The system allows for sharing up to 8 simultaneous …

Tags:Collaboration| Infocomm 2015| Jupiter Systems| Large Display Monitor| UltraHD & 4K| Vol 22 - Issue 26

Coretronic Sells Laser TV in China

by Bob Raikes

In a meeting room, DLP projector specialist Coretronic was showing a “laser TV”. This was a complete system consisting of a 3000-lumen UST projector that sits on the floor and illuminates a 100″ screen …

Tags:Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Laser Phosphor Projectors| Laser Projectors| Laser TVs| Projection Screens| Short Throw| Vol 22 - Issue 26

AVnu Offers IEEE Compliance Testing

by Norbert Hildebrand

AVnu is an 85 member strong industry alliance based in Oregon, USA that provides IEEE compliance testing as a service. It focuses on testing time sensitive solutions in network environments based on the ethernet …

Tags:Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Networks| Vol 22 - Issue 26