DVIGear Introduces DisplayNet

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DVIGear is launching something called DisplayNet at InfoComm 2015. DVIGear describes DisplayNet as “AV distribution that uses off-the-shelf 10GbE Ethernet technology to switch, extend and distribute AV signals.” The transmitter (DN-100TX) accepts multiple signals such as HDMI (with embedded audio and HDCP), analog stereo audio, bidirectional IR, RS232, and 1GbE and transmits them over a […]

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Christie Launches AutoStack Camera-Based Software at InfoComm

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Christie is launching its new Christie AutoStack and AutoStack Premium camera-based software at InfoComm 2015. The Christie AutoStack systems auto-calibrate, warp and blend Christie Twist enabled 3DLP projectors in under two minutes per projector — quicker than traditional methods, which can take hours. Unlike similar systems, Christie AutoStack and AutoStack Premium are integrated custom designed […]

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Fulcrum Acoustic Intros FL283 Cardioid Line Array at InfoComm

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At InfoComm, Fulcrum Acoustic is launching the FL283 line array module. The FL283 uses dual 8-inch horn-loaded woofers and three 1.5-inch compression drivers in a compact enclosure. The enclosure is shaped to accommodate up to 20 degrees of splay between adjacent boxes, allowing for more sharply curved arrays than comparable line arrays. The FL283 also […]

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New beyerdynamic Revoluto Vertical Array Microphone Introduced

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In 2006, beyerdynamic presented the first microphone with its patented Revoluto technology that was integrated with both horizontal array microphone capsules. At InfoCommn 2015 in Orlando, beyerdynamic introduced the newly developed vertical array microphone. With the vertical array, a horizontal corridor characteristic is created (horizontal cardioid, vertical lobar). This gives the speaker even more freedom […]

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Just Add Power Adds Image Play Video Tiling to HD Over IP More Play Feature Set

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At InfoComm 2015 Just Add Power debuted the 2G+4+ Tiling Transmitter with Image Play, which gives integrators the ability to display multiple video feeds on a single screen. The 2G+4+ device is a 1U rack-mountable video tiling processor that enables commercial integrators to deliver four HDMI sources to a single screen in a variety of […]

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Aurora Intros 4K Tuner

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Aurora Multimedia unveiled its V-Tune Pro 4K Tuner at InfoComm. Designed for systems requiring IPTV, ATSC, QAM, NTSC or PAL formats, Aurora Multimedia’s V-Tune Pro 4K provides the additional capability of decoding MPEG2, MPEG4, VC-1, H.264 and H.265 with resolutions up to 4096×2160 at 60Hz via both RF and LAN access. Featuring an integrated 4K […]

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Alto Launches TSL115 at InfoComm

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Alto Professional today launched the TSL115 Active Loudspeaker with a Circular LED Array. This is the same as Alto’s 15-inch, 800-watt TS115A Active Loudspeaker but they’ve added a built-in interactive LED lighting. It’s aimed at portable DJ systems or rental applications. TSL115 features: Built-in circular around-the-woofer LED array provides a light show Five customizable lighting […]

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Stealth Acoustics Brings Patio Theater to InfoComm

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Stealth Acoustics’ new Stealth Patio Theater is a complete large-screen outdoor cinematic entertainment solution that doubles as a scalable digital signage display for venues ranging from nightclubs and hotels to businesses and educational institutions, shopping centers and theme parks. Designed for continuous outdoor use and storage in three standard sizes, Stealth Patio Theater’s mammoth 16:9 […]

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VUE Audiotechnik Announces Dante Support For All DSP-Based Products

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VUE Audiotechnik will unveil new Dante support for its digital DSP-enabled systems at InfoComm. Planned for both the h-Class family of Ultra-High Definition Speaker Systems and V Series DSP/Amplifier Systems Engines, the update, set to officially ship in September, will be incorporated within all future products, and upgrades will be available for owners of existing […]

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Kramer to Launch Classroom System

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At InfoComm, Kramer will unveil a wireless classroom solution that combines Kramer’s VIA Wireless Presentation and Collaboration solutions, Kramer K-Touch 3.0 Cloud-based control platform and Kramer HDMI/HDBaseT signal distribution in a packaged configuration. Called the Kramer Collaborative Classroom the hub is their VIA Connect PRO for small group collaboration at tables or huddle spaces. Kramer’s […]

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AVIOM Intros D400 and D400-Dante A-Net Distributors

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Aviom’s new D400 and D400-Dante A-Net Distributors are designed to distribute power and digital audio data to an Aviom personal mixing system. Two versions of the D400 are available: the standard D400 has an A-Net input and is perfect for those using an analog input module or a digital console card as the front end […]

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BAE Audio Debuts the B15 EQ, Expanding Its 500 Series Product Line

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BAE Audio introduces its latest sonic creation: the B15 multi-band equalizer. The B15, which ships this month and is priced at $1,000, delivers sonic attributes of the classic 312 circuit in an economically efficient and compact 500 series package. The new B15 EQ is an all-discrete design, featuring three bands with five selectable frequencies per […]

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Media Vision Offers TAIDEN’s HCS-4851 Retractable Microphone Array

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The new digital conference microphone by TAIDEN is designed for integrators and end users that want to hide all meeting technology solutions when not in use. The HCS-4851 is a flush-mount unit with a retractable line array microphone and microphone activation button. A cover plate hides all electronics when the microphone is fully retracted. When […]

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BenQ Expands Digital Signage Display Series

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BenQ America has announced the availability of four new models in its digital signage series, which will debut at InfoComm 2015. The so-called next-generation signage solutions include the company’s all-new 4K displays, interactive touch panels, ultra-slim monitors for video wall applications, and more. The four include two new additions to the RP Series of interactive […]

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HaiVision Updates Makito X Video Encoder with New Recording and Storage Capabilities

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Haivision is updating the Makito X video encoder with new recording and storage options to simultaneously stream and capture hours of HD video. The Makito X encoder transports the live video at the lowest bitrates over any network. Building on the legacy of this award-winning technology, the Makito X now optionally includes 250 GB of […]

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InFocus LightCast Technology in Collaboration Solutions Enables Wireless Device Display and eWhiteboarding

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InFocus Corporation today introduced its LightCast technology, which they say enables BYOD connectivity and all-in-one digital whiteboarding and Internet browsing. The company is also launching its first device with the new technology built in, the interactive touchscreen JTouch with LightCast (INF6501c). InFocus’ LightCast technology allows people to wirelessly cast content from their Windows, Apple OSX […]

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The 2015 rAVe Readers’ Choice Award Winners

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This year’s winners will be receiving the coolest looking award they’ve ever gotten – ever! Think I’m exaggerating? Just look at the photo! We received almost 54,200 votes this year for our 4th Annual rAVe Readers’ Choice Awards. And, the votes have been tallied and here are the winners! Favorite Manufacturer-Based Training Program: Extron Favorite […]

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Revolabs Expands Line of Elite Wired Microphones

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Revolabs today announced the addition of gooseneck microphones to its line of Elite wired microphones. In addition, the full line of wired microphones is now available with mute functionality and status LEDs. Available in six and 12 inches, the goosenecks come in the same colors — black, white, and brushed nickel — as the company’s […]

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Graphics and Processing Power in New Video Wall Bundles from Shuttle Computer Group and Matrox

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Shuttle Computer and Matrox Graphics today announced two video wall solutions that combine Matrox’s C-Series multi-display graphics cards with Shuttle’s cube PCs. Available in two configurations designed to drive four- or six-displays or projectors, the bundle features Shuttle’s XPC Cube Computers (either the SH81R4 or SH97R6) and the new Matrox C420 quad-output or the Matrox […]

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Kramer Unveils New 12-Input ProScale Digital Scaler/Switcher at InfoComm

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Kramer introduced its newest ProScale Presentation Digital Scaler/Switcher at InfoComm 2015. Dubbed the Kramer VP-444, it features 12 inputs (with fade-thru-black switching), 10 HDMI inputs and two analog inputs. The VP-444 offers unbalanced stereo inputs for each video input and embedded audio for its HDMI inputs. Level control is available for the outputs as well […]

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Wide Color Gamut Displays Bring Opportunity and Some Concerns

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The UHD-TV specification calls for a new color gamut, the so-called 2020 gamut. It expands the RGB primaries to the edge of the spectral locus to create the biggest color gamut yet. Displays that can achieve this gamut, or close to it, will show us colors we have never before seen on electronic displays, which […]

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AptoVision Announces BlueRiver NT+, Capable of 4K/60 (4:4:4) Video Extension and Switching

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AptoVision today announced its new BlueRiver NT+ chipset can now support IP-based switching and extension of true 4K/60Hz (4:4:4) video with zero frame latency over 100 meters of CatX or 30KM of fiber. While practically all existing solutions claiming support for 4K/Ultra-HD transmission compromise either on refresh rate (30Hz at 4:4:4) or on color space […]

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BrightSign Previews Forthcoming HTML5 Advances at InfoComm 2015

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BrightSign demonstrated new platform software that will make it easier than ever to harness the power of HTML5 content in digital signage applications. The new software is integral to BrightSign’s powerful HTML Rendering Engine resident on the company’s latest portfolio of digital signage media players. Content authored in HTML5 opens up near-limitless possibilities for digital […]

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SpinetiX Unveils New Business Strategy at InfoComm

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At InfoComm 2015, SpinetiX will all be about its business strategy, which is powered by three new digital signage players, as well as its new Elementi 2015 software. SpinetiX will extend its current product portfolio with a new software product and two new Hyper Media Player models that are designed specifically for digital signage project […]

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AV Stumpfl Launches 4K Wings Engine

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AV Stumpfl announced its next generation Wings Engine that allows an operator’s system can be distributed over multiple physical machines. This means that multiple operators to control specific elements of a show. New multi-timeline and multi-master design enables ‘hot backups’ to be saved for critical jobs. The new 64-bit architecture software core includes native support […]

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Digital Audio Labs Aims New LiveMix at HOW Market

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Digital Audio Labs’ new MIX-32 is aimed at the HOW market to give them up to 32 live personal mixes. The heart of the Livemix system is the dual mix personal mixer. Each unit has two discrete mixes with separate headphone outputs and separate control knobs. This mixer reduces stage clutter and significantly reduces the […]

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ClearOne Expands CONVERGE Matrix Line with New 64×64 and 128×128 Channel Network Audio Solutions

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ClearOne has released two new models in its CONVERGE Matrix line of Dante-based network audio distribution solutions, to complement its larger scale 256- and 512-channel mixers and routers, delivering a complete product lineup to accommodate a full spectrum of system sizes and applications. Every CONVERGE Matrix mixer is easy to manage, provides complete system redundancy […]

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